5 Total Quotes

Neville Cardus Quotes

The laws of cricket tell of the English love of compromise between a particular freedom and a general orderliness, or legality.
Neville Cardus
#Compromise

There ought to be some other means of reckoning quality in this the best and loveliest of games; the scoreboard is an ass.
Neville Cardus
#Games

Such reproductions may not interest the reader; but after all, this is my autobiography, not his; he is under no obligation to read further in it; he was under none to begin. A modest or inhibited autobiography is written without entertainment to the writer and read with distrust by the reader.
Neville Cardus
#Autobiography

His immense power is lightened by a rhythm which has in it as little obvious propulsion as a movement of music by Mozart.
Neville Cardus
#Power

We remember not the scores and the results in after years; it is the men who remain in our minds, in our imagination.
Neville Cardus
#Men