If it seems like you are playing around and not practicing, that's when you know you really love it.
I don't see any point in playing the game if you don't win, do you?
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
I thought, 'OK, Melissa Gilbert is playing my mom, and I'm playing her old role - no pressure.' So I went up to Melissa and said, 'It's such an honor playing your daughter,' and she smiled and said, 'Oh, shut up.' I thought, 'Great, a normal person.'
I have always found myself playing the hero, but I love villains. Villains have more fun.
'Oh, son, I wish you hadn’t become a scenario writer!' she sniffled.'Aw, now, Moms,' I comforted her, 'it’s no worse than playing the piano in a call house.'
S. J. Perelman
I was playing cricket first and my cricket coach was the one that introduced me to track and field.
I started playing the trumpet when I was about eight.
Playing drums feels like coming home for me. Even during the White Stripes I thought: 'I'll do this for now, but I'm really a drummer.' That's what I'll put on my passport application.
The White Stripes
I established a certain standard of behavior, that, during my playing, there must be no talking.
Ignacy Jan Paderewski
It's quite a thrill to be playing a hero.
Shun all vice, especially card playing.
I love the action that I'm able to do. I grew up in Maine, outdoors and playing with the boys and shooting skeet. I have my girly side, too. But, I do like playing the strong female roles, especially now with something as simple as Twitter, where you've got young women following you.