37 Total Quotes

Tony Stewart Quotes

Tony Stewart
It's disheartening a little bit to know you can't make the difference, but it definitely teaches you a team atmosphere. It teaches you what football teams and basketball and baseball teams know -- that you're one of many components that make a team.
Tony Stewart
#Atmosphere

Tony Stewart
Even when we weren't running good, we were having fun,
Tony Stewart
#Fun

Tony Stewart
To be honest, I still don't feel like I'm a representative or an ambassador for the sport,
Tony Stewart
#Ambassador

Tony Stewart
I'm sleeping with that trophy tonight,
Tony Stewart
#Sleep

Tony Stewart
I went out and bought $17,000 worth of exercise equipment for my house.
Tony Stewart
#Exercise

Tony Stewart
Now, this year, all it's done is motivate us more. And today is an example of that.
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#Example

Tony Stewart
Matt is always saying that. He has not reason to complain. He started the whole thing by squeezing me in Turn 2 with just 20 laps gone in a 200 -lap race. I just finished it.
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#Reason

Tony Stewart
Welcome to the wonderful world of racing here. It was just a bad set of circumstances.
Tony Stewart
#Circumstances

Tony Stewart
The easiest way to sum up the relationship between the drivers and NASCAR is that we are pawns on a chessboard. We don't make the big moves. We're just sacrificial lambs so to speak. They have their way of explaining to you very quickly that you can be replaced very, very easily in this sport no matter how popular you are.
Tony Stewart
#Drivers

Tony Stewart
I'll be honest. I've had zones . . . when I was in Midgets and Sprint Cars where I could go week-in and week-out and not fall out of the top three. But to win five out of the last seven and be in the top seven for the last eight weeks is a pretty good record.
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#Cars

Tony Stewart
I've been doing this for 26 years and I've played mind games with people and I've had people play mind games with me,
Tony Stewart
#Games

Tony Stewart
You don't have the luxury of sitting down and taking the time to analyze the situation, ... You've got to make a split-second decision.
Tony Stewart
#Luxury

Tony Stewart
I'm a little sore. The doctors were great and did a pretty thorough evaluation of me. They didn't find anything broken, but just to be sure, they fitted me with a cast that I'll wear until I meet with my doctors on Monday. It looks a lot worse than it is.
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#Doctors

Tony Stewart
He was proactive about it. He didn't blame the teams and the drivers. He did his part and worked on the racetrack. It's made it better. We're not seeing the problems we had in testing.
Tony Stewart
#Blame

Tony Stewart
There are reasons these guys got to this level. They're great drivers.
Tony Stewart
#Drivers

Tony Stewart
This is their big push, safety. [His idea] is not a performance issue. This is not trying to do anything to help one manufacturer versus another. This is, hey, we've got to do this before we hurt the guys that are going out there and trying to put on a good show for the race fans out there.
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#Performance

Tony Stewart
They were playing the game, and I was playing the game as the leader. I was hoping I didn't have to do that stuff.
Tony Stewart
#Game

Tony Stewart
They were playing the game; I was playing the game as the leader, ... They're doing what they have to do. I did the same.
Tony Stewart
#Game

Tony Stewart
I looked at it and thought, 'Man, I really don't feel like wasting my time going up this fence today,'
Tony Stewart
#Man

Tony Stewart
Yeah, but he's around it every week. It's hard when you're not around that, to go every week to get caught up. Every year that goes by, it just seems like that's a part of my career that is kind of like a chapter in a book that seems it's closed and we've moved on to another chapter.
Tony Stewart
#Hard

Tony Stewart
I'm dying right now, ... Too tired to chase fences right now. Give me five minutes and I'll be ready.
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#Five Minutes

Tony Stewart
I'm too lazy to work my real job. I love what I do. I've been doing it for 26 years.
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#Job

Tony Stewart
I'm serious as a heart attack. I'll wake up, I may have stab marks in my back from the edges, but I'm sleeping with it tonight. I'm scared somebody will get in my room and get it. That's how serious I am about it. I mean, it means that much to me.
Tony Stewart
#Heart Attack

Tony Stewart
Get in the race car do what I do then go home. We don't have freedom to do anything anymore.
Tony Stewart
#American Celebrity

Tony Stewart
When you get through a day like this, you're happy it's over because your brain has had all it can stand for one day of this,
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#Brain

Tony Stewart
All we could control ... was our emotions,
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#Emotions

Tony Stewart
The thing that has amazed me is that most of the questions I'm answering today are all theoretical. Well, I'm not a philosopher.
Tony Stewart
#Philosopher

Tony Stewart
I need a renewal of my life insurance policy, to tell you the truth. I just can't wait for this thing to be over so I can get out of here and hopefully not be hurt.
Tony Stewart
#Truth #Insurance

Tony Stewart
When you got a guy with the things like Chad was saying on the radio, it's like being inside a kindergarten room listening to it,
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#Radio