We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
Contemporary American psychiatrist
It is a happy talent to know how to play.
The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground.
Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations.
A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning and a time for play without seeing the vital connection between them.
Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don't over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.
You don't play against opponents, you play against the game of basketball.
[Chess] is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very clever, when they are only wasting their time.
Play is the exultation of the possible.
Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her.
The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.
It is in playing and only in playing that the individual child or adult is able to be creative and to use the whole personality, and it is only in being creative that the individual discovers the self.
Those market researchers... are playing games with you and me and with this entire country. Their so-called samples of opinion are no more accurate or reliable than my grandmother's big toe was when it came to predicting the weather.
Don't over analyze your relationships.
Most of the people who had PCs did not have modems and could not use those PCs as communicating devices. They really were using them for spreadsheets or word processing or storing recipes or playing games or what have you.
Video games are bad for you? That's what they said about rock 'n' roll.
Another thing I like to do is sit back and take in nature. To look at the birds, listen to their singing, go hiking, camping and jogging and running, walking along the beach, playing games and sometimes being alone with the great outdoors. It's very special to me.