The Best Joe Namath quotes

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Some people are born to be stars. They have a certain je ne sais quoi that makes them shine above the rest. Joe Namath was one of those people. He was an incredible football player – so good, in fact, that he was inducted into the Football Hall of Fame in 1985. This quotes compilation tells his best quotes, from his childhood all the way to his retirement from the NFL. It is a testament to his talent, character, and determination.

Here are the strongest Life, Playing quotes from Joe Namath, and much more.


About Joe Namath

birth of the author

May 31, 1943

size of the author

6 Ft 2 In

size of the author

200 Lb

movement of the author

High School::
Beaver Falls


I’ve got news for you. We’re gonna win the game. I guarantee it. — Joe Namath

Football is a team game. So is life. — Joe Namath

Football is an honest game. It’s true to life. It’s a game about sharing. Football is a team game. So is life. — Joe Namath

I’ve figured out that life in general is a team effort; it’s a team game. — Joe Namath

i ve got news for you we re gonna win the game i guarantee it Joe Namath quote

The name of the game is ‘kill the quarterback.’ Every football team tries to knock the guy out of the game that’s handling the ball. — Joe Namath

The game is choreographed; it is mental, it is physical, it is a battle. People can feel those hits when they are in the stadium, you feel them and you see the velocity of the players. — Joe Namath


My family’s the most important thing in my life. — Joe Namath

Something’s been guiding me around throughout my life. — Joe Namath

As a football coach, everything in your life comes after your football schedule. I just could not make that commitment. — Joe Namath

my family s the most important thing in my life Joe Namath quote

My philosophy in life, where I was trying to get, could have been a little bit different. — Joe Namath

I’ve tested life and I’ve learned what works for me. — Joe Namath

There are some things you only learn through experience. — Joe Namath

Inspiring Phrases From Joe Namath

You learn how to be a gracious winner and an outstanding loser. — Joe Namath

I should have been thinking more about my family, how I raised my children, how I maintained life’s work, so to speak. — Joe Namath

you learn how to be a gracious winner and an outstanding loser Joe Namath quote

There’s an old saying amongst players in football talking about your general manger and coaches, they speak with a forked tongue. — Joe Namath

I can’t compare family to athletics. — Joe Namath

Things change when you have children; your priorities change. — Joe Namath

I was born with the gift. — Joe Namath

If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all? — Joe Namath

i can t compare family to athletics Joe Namath quote

Various Statements From Joe Namath

I am a football fan, yeah. — Joe Namath

Where I came from, sports were the only way to get out front. — Joe Namath

I have to convince myself I know what I’m doing. — Joe Namath

I made a plan, beIng a quarterback, we’re dealIng wIth sports we hear about makIng a plan and tryIng to move on wIth the plan. — Joe Namath

Redundant Thematics

In Joe Namath Statements


First, I prepare. Then I have faith. — Joe Namath

i am a football fan yeah Joe Namath quote

I deal with football from a realistic, logical point of view. — Joe Namath

Nobody wants to follow somebody who doesn’t know where he’s going. — Joe Namath

More Phrases From Joe Namath

I’d rather go to Vietnam than get married. — Joe Namath

Times have changed. The athletes have changed. — Joe Namath

I don’t care what a man is as long as he treats me right. He can be a gambler, a hustler, someone everybody else thinks is obnoxious, I don’t care so long as he’s straight with me and our dealings are fair. — Joe Namath

i d rather go to vietnam than get married Joe Namath quote

To be a leader, you have to make people want to follow you, and nobody wants to follow someone who doesn’t know where he is going. — Joe Namath

My ego’s not the kind that says, ‘I want to be an actor and be accepted as that.’ — Joe Namath

You learn you can do your best even when it’s hard, even when you’re tired and maybe hurting a little bit. It feels good to show some courage. — Joe Namath

Pressure just makes you go a little more. I kind of like pressure. — Joe Namath

Deeper Quotes From Joe Namath

I was lucky enough when it came to sports and work ethic to be taught some basics that continue to be important. — Joe Namath

i was focused on athletics outdoors sports Joe Namath quote

I was focused on athletics, outdoors, sports. — Joe Namath

When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things. — Joe Namath

What I do is prepare myself until I know I can do what I have to do. — Joe Namath

I’ve always said I’m going to get married only once. — Joe Namath


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