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Play Quotes

The word ‘play’ conjures up images of fun and frolic. Any game, whether indoors or outdoors, does a world of good to every toddler’s life. From making the best of pals, to learning co ordination, to understanding team work and sportsmanship, it does so much more than just entertain them. Playing outdoor games involves physical exercise which is essential in the developmental stages. A perfect balance between play and work is ideal for healthy living. Read the following quotations on play to know more.

Patrick Mahomes

Definitely, as a competitor, you want to get out there and play.

Willie Nelson

Ninety-nine percent of the world's lovers are not with their first choice. That's what makes the jukebox play.

Rajon Rondo

I play the game hard; I play the game with an edge.

Holland Taylor

I've never written a play before, and I'll never write one again. You can quote me.

Gareth Bale

I play computer games, watch TV and do what normal people do.


To play a soccer game, you have to be in very good shape.

James Rodriguez

I just want to play week in, week out.

Anya Taylor-Joy

I've been quite lucky in that the roles that I've been able to play are all kind of outsiders.

Jimmy Butler

It's the heart that I play with on every single possession. And that's all that it is.

Holland Taylor

I've had some marvelous parts, but I'm also asked to play characters who are kind of superficial people.

Edinson Cavani

I play for pleasure, for the passion that I have as a football player.

Michael Jordan

Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.

Theodore Roosevelt

When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.

Lionel Messi

What I do is play soccer, which is what I like.

Luis Suarez

I never imagined playing in El Clasico. I used to watch the games and look at photos, and I used to say how incredible to play in it was.

Sundar Pichai

We ship a new version of Google Play Services every six weeks. Typically, 90 percent of users are on the new version of that.

Omar Khayyam

Oh, the brave music of a distant drum!

Naomi Osaka

When I play my match, everything else is completely not in my mind anymore.

Scarlett Johansson

I don't do damsel in distress very well. It's hard for me to play a victim.

Luis Suarez

Of course I would like to play with Cristiano Ronaldo - he is a great player.

Edinson Cavani

As long as I am playing football, I am prepared to play wherever I have to.

Wayne Gretzky

It's an honour and a thrill and a privilege just to play in the NHL.

John Mason Brown

I love baseball, especially this time of year. To rub shoulders with Goose and the other guys is an added treat.

Lenny Kravitz

I don't play the tuba.

Miguel de Cervantes

Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched.

Elisabeth Shue

I spent my whole life trying to play the games males play.

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James Rodriguez

I only try to play good soccer.

Kurt Cobain

I sing and play the guitar, and I'm a walking, talking bacterial infection.

Carl Jung

The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.

Rajon Rondo

I play the game the right way.

Hank Williams

I think I'm good enough to play and sing.

Groucho Marx

I didn't like the play, but then I saw it under adverse conditions - the curtain was up.

Naomi Osaka

I'm just really excited every time I play a match.

Catherine O'Hara

If Chance the Rapper was on tour in L.A., I would try and play with him. I love him.

Gwen Stefani

I would love to learn to play something so I don't have to rely on someone to collaborate with.

Mike Pence

My votes against the education bill and my votes against the Medicare bill got huge play at home.

Richard Burton

When I played drunks I had to remain sober because I didn't know how to play them when I was drunk.

Hank Williams

I have noticed that these pop bands will play our hillbilly songs when they cain't eat any other way!

Kim Kardashian

I play into the perception of me, but it's not really me.

Angelina Jolie

I always play women I would date.

Michel de Montaigne

It should be noted that children at play are not playing about; their games should be seen as their most serious-minded activity.

Mia Hamm

I don't like to play rough, but I will if I have to.

Patrick Mahomes

Coach Reid is a great teacher. He understands how people learn, understands how to get people to get the concept of what the play is and why we're running it.

Richard Burton

Anyone can play Henry VIII. I mean, even Robert Shaw... has played it.

Chadwick Boseman

I would love to play Jimi Hendrix.

Gareth Bale

I'm ambitious, I want to play in the Champions League, and that's the aim with Tottenham - to start qualifying for the Champions League on a consistent basis.

Paul McCartney

Lyricists play with words.

Michel de Montaigne

When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her.

George Harrison

I'll play what you want or I won't play at all.

James Rodriguez

I can play as a No. 8, a No. 10, out wide. Wherever I play, I'll be happy, I'm sure.

Novak Djokovic

It was very unusual for a boy to play tennis in my country.

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Edinson Cavani

I would like to see Premier League teams play in Ligue 1 so we could see how good they are.

Friedrich Nietzsche

In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.

Courtney Love

I'll always prefer to play with women and hang out with women, and I'll always be a feminist.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Remember you are just an extra in everyone else's play.

Luis Suarez

I was asked a question: 'Would I want to play for Madrid?' It's like anyone asked if they want to change jobs and move to a bigger company.

Scarlett Johansson

I get up early, go to the coffee shop to play cards for a while.

Mookie Betts

We play to win the World Series, and that's our goal.

Lawrence Peter Berra

If you get a guy that can play a couple positions, it helps you out a real lot.

Lily Collins

To play someone I loved in my favourite fairytale as a kid is a total honour.

Lenny Kravitz

God gave me the gift to be able to play instruments and I have to play.

Edinson Cavani

I have always had a lot of responsibility, and I have always been committed wherever I have been asked to play.

Tom Brady

I play a complicated position in an intensely team-oriented game.

Edinson Cavani

It's important for a striker to play in a position which is natural for him.

James Rodriguez

I'll play where the gaffer decides: in the middle, on the right, or on the left.

Michael Jordan

I wasn't really a work-conscious type of person. I was a player. I loved to play sports.

Jimmy Butler

You ask what position I play, I say point guard.

Virat Kohli

There are two bowlers who I think are very tough to play against - Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel.

Tom Stoppard

I wish I could remember how to write a play. I can't remember how they happened.

Millie Bobby Brown

It was really fun to play a period piece because I've never done that before and it's completely different.

Naomi Osaka

Even when I was a little kid, I always dreamed that I would play Serena in a final of a Grand Slam.


My first part in a play was one of the witches in 'Macbeth.'

William Shakespeare

If music be the food of love, play on.

Sophia Bush

I want to play everything. I really want to do it all.

Emma Watson

I really want to write a novel. I also want to learn to play the mandolin.

Millie Bobby Brown

If I'd been in a school play, I'd probably have sneezed and messed everything up.


Life must be lived as play.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

People often write after they finish their career, or they don't play anymore, or they are not anymore active. So I say, why do that? And let's do it differently.

Rajon Rondo

I play for myself, my family, and the fans.

Mookie Betts

Sports is just something I have a knack to figure out how to play.

Eric Hoffer

Whenever you trace the origin of a skill or practices which played a crucial role in the ascent of man, we usually reach the realm of play.

Sushant Singh Rajput

I've been a fan of Dhoni for years. I've seen him play for India for over 10 years.

Gigi Hadid

I love sports - I used to play volleyball really competitively...I went to Junior Olympic qualifiers, and I've ridden horses my whole life.

Robin Williams

One of my favourite actors of all time, although he doesn't necessarily play villains, is Peter Lorre.

Steve Martin

In my banjo show with the Steep Canyon Rangers, I do do comedy during that show. It'd be absurd just to stand there mute and play 25 banjo songs.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Fiction is to the grown man what play is to the child; it is there that he changes the atmosphere and tenor of his life.

Willie Nelson

I like to play small clubs.

Robert Frost

I'd just as soon play tennis with the net down.

Michael Jordan

I want to play for years.

Oscar Wilde

The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.

One of the attractions of translating 'Heroes' is that it's not the kind of play that I write. If it had been, I probably wouldn't have wanted to translate it. There are no one-liners. It's much more a truthful comedy than a play of dazzling wit.

Rajon Rondo

There's a lot of talented guys, but there's not a lot of guys that play the game that right way.

Kangana Ranaut

In 'Rangoon', I play an action star of the 1940s.

Lily James

I thought it'd be interesting to play an off-centre character who doesn't have to be pretty.

D. H. Lawrence

Only in a novel are all things given full play.

Leonardo DiCaprio

The role of Rimbaud is one of the most important roles to play for a young actor.

Tom Stoppard

Why should I write a play? I don't have to write a play, do I? But somehow, I think that's what I'm here for, so I'd better do it.

Sushant Singh Rajput

Four days a week, I do gymming, four days marital arts. Once a week I normally play lawn tennis, and once a week I horseride.

Diana Rigg

I don't generally give interviews unless I have to promote a play and had sworn years ago, having been bitten once too often, never to be interviewed by a woman again.

Ronald Reagan

We can not play innocents abroad in a world that is not innocent.