14 Total Quotes

Bill Shankly Quotes

Bill Shankly
Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that.
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What a great day for football, all we need is some green grass and a ball.
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Aim for the sky and you'll reach the ceiling. Aim for the ceiling and you'll stay on the floor.
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I was only in the game for the love of football -- and I wanted to bring back happiness to the people of Liverpool.
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If Everton were playing down the bottom of my garden, I'd draw the curtains.
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The trouble with referees is that they know the rules, but they do not know the game.
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Football is a simple game based on the giving and taking of passes, of controlling the ball and of making yourself available to receive a pass. It is terribly simple.
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If you are first you are first. If you are second you are nothing.
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They say Football's a matter of life and death - but it's more important than that
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Denis Law could dance on eggshells.
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Football (soccer) is a matter of life and death, except more important.
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I'm a people's man - only the people matter.
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