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 Avery Brundage - “As soon as you take money for playing sport, it isn't sport, it's work.”
 Avery Brundage - “The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself, they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people.”
 Avery Brundage - “The Olympic Movement is a 20th century religion. Where there is no injustice of caste, of race, of family, of wealth.”
 Avery Brundage - “The ancient Greeks kept women athletes out of their games. They wouldn't even let them on the sidelines. I'm not sure but that they were right.”
 Avery Brundage - “Sport is an international phenomenon, like science or music.”
 Dave Brundage - “I put it in pretty simple terms. I asked him, 'Do you want to make two grand in the Minors or start out with 360,000 in the big leagues' Those are terms that are pretty easy to understand.”
 Dave Brundage - “He'll be fine. I'm one of a lot of people who think center is the easiest place to play in the outfield. You can see the swing and the ball off the bat. You get a true ball in center, with no hook or slice like you get in the corner positions.”
 Dave Brundage - “The baseball gods owed us one, but I think we earned it, too.”
 Avery Brundage - “For too long the world has failed to recognise that the Olympic Games and the Olympic Movement are about fine athletics and fine art.”
 Avery Brundage - “The sportsman knows that a sport is a recreation, a game, an amusement and a pastime, but his eyes are fixed on a higher goal, on the most important thing in his life, which is his education or his vocation.”
 Avery Brundage - “Sport must be amateur or it is not sport. Sports played professionally are entertainment.”