Are you looking for the best softball quotes? We have done the work of getting the most popular quotes and sayings about softball.

Whether you are searching for softball quotes for outfielders, catcher, or pitcher, our collation of the most popular softball quotes from different sources will inspire you to appreciate teamwork as a major factor to achieve success in life.

Inspirational softball quotes

The following softball positive quotes will coach you to never give up while playing this amazing sport.

  1. “A boy once told me that I play like a girl. I told him if he tried a little harder, he could too.” – Unknown
  2. “A winner is that person who gets up one more time then he was knocked down.” – Unknown
  3. “And my dad drilled it in my head, you know, “If you want it bad enough, and you’re willing to make the sacrifices, you can do it. But first, you have to believe in yourself.” –Jennie Finch
  4. “Be ready for that curveball, because you have no idea where it’s going. Not even the pitcher knows.” – Unknown
  5. “Bruised, bloody, broken, all for this sport. I’ll never hold back. I play it, love it, and live it. Softball, my sport, my love, my life.” – Unknown
  6. “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Giselle C., shortstop, California
  7. “Discipline yourself so no one has to.” – Unknown
  8. “Don’t think you’re too good to sit and root for your team, be a team player.” – Unknown
  9. “Dream big and work hard.  Play with passion and the sky is the limit.  Fastpitch rocks!” – Jennie K., catcher, Arizona
  10. “Everybody knows that pitching and defense win championships. It’s all about defense. It’s that way in pretty much every sport. So if we can pitch and play defense we have a chance at a championship. But you can also win quite a few games by hitting.” – Ehren Earleywine
  11. “Growing up, I played softball and I was a cheerleader.” –  Carrie Underwood
  12. “Hey softball pitcher: be that player that coaches warn their team about.” – Unknown
  13. “I am who I am. I’m going to be who I am. And I’m going to give my all to the game in the way that I do it.” – Lonni Alameda
  14. “I grew up on the softball field. Every day I would take my glove and my bat with me.” – Yoenis Cespedes
  15. “I make my weaknesses my strengths and my strengths stronger.” – Lisa Fernandez
  16. “I played softball for a few years growing up. Both my brothers played baseball.” – Maggie Lawson
  17. “I played softball. I was on an all-star team. I traveled with the team. I loved it.” – Elizabeth Banks
  18. “I think that certain players are going to approach the game differently. I am more of a quiet person. I like to have more of a focused energy and internal energy whereas some people need to be bouncing off the walls to be ready for the game.” – Caitlin Lowe
  19. “I want my team to be more detached from the wins and losses and be more focused on doing the little things well. When you focus on getting the win, it can suffocate you, especially during the playoffs when the pressure gets thick.” – Sue Enquist
  20. “I’ve faced more than 35 major leaguers, and only two have ever made contact against me.” – Jennie Finch
  21. “If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing your grandmother with her teeth out.” – George Brett
  22. “If it were easy, they’d call it baseball.” – Unknown
  23. “If what you did yesterday still looks big to you today, then you must not have done anything today.” – Unknown
  24. “If you face a worthy opponent acknowledge their skills and show them yours.” – Unknown
  25. “In softball, it’s not how good you are, but how good you want to be.” – Unknown
  26. “It doesn’t sparkle but I guard this diamond with my life.” – Unknown
  27. “It’s a game of making great pitches at the right time, being opportunistic by getting a run at the right time and playing good defense.” – Mike Candrea – Team USA Coach
  28. “It’s always about wanting to one-up myself from the day before. There’s never an absolute 100% perfect performance, but going out and striving for that perfect performance is what keeps me going.” – Cat Osterman, pitcher, Team USA
  29. “It’s never too early to follow your dreams.” – Unknown
  30. “It’s so empowering to see yourself as a machine.” – Jennie Finch
  31. “Let your faith shine on and off the field. People are watching; this is your mission field.” – Unknown
  32. “Life will always throw you curves, just keep fouling them off, the right pitch will come and when it does be prepared to run the bases.” – Sara Ann Nielsen
  33. “My parents taught me a long time ago that you win in life with people, and that’s important, because if you hang with winners, you stand a great chance of being a winner. – Pat Summitt (see more Pat Summitt quotes)
  34. “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” – Babe Ruth
  35. “Never let yesterday’s disappointments overshadow tomorrow’s dreams.” – Allison, West Morgan Softball
  36. “Once I step on that field all my stress, family problems and heartache go away…” – Unknown
  37. “Play for the name on the front of your jersey, not the name on the back.” – Unknown
  38. “Play the ball; don’t let the ball play you.” – Unknown
  39. “Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.” – Arthur Ashe
  40. “Softball girls aren’t afraid of a little dirt.” – Unknown
  41. “Softball gives girls a chance to show the boys how it’s really done.” – Unknown
  42. “Softball has given me so much in life. It’s taught me the kind of person I want to be, and given me a sweet sisterhood. It even led me to my husband.” – Jennie Finch
  43. “Softball is for everyone. Fast-pitch is for athletes.” –Unknown
  44. “Softball is from the top of the heart every game you play its played by love in your heart.” – Unknown
  45. “Softball is life with the volume turned up, how loud is your game, crank it up!” – Unknown
  46. “Softball is like love, first you learn the rules of the game, and then you forget the rules and play from your heart.” – Unknown
  47. “Softball isn’t a game it’s a way of life. We play because we love the game, not for our parents, our siblings, or to impress people by how far you.” – Unknown
  48. “Softball isn’t a one woman sport, there’s 11 other girls who become your sisters. And don’t forget that you win as a team and lose as a team.” – Unknown
  49. “Softball, it’s more than just a game!” – Coach Dave, Sluggers Softball
  50. “Softball: Where good girls steal.” – Unknown
  51. “Sometimes the only thing fair in life is a ball hit between first and third.” – Unknown
  52. “Sweat dries, blood clots and bones heal. Suck it up, Princess. This is softball.” – Unknown
  53. “The softball gods giveth and the softball gods taketh away, but that evens out over the season.” – Yvette Girouard
  54. “The Softball Pitcher’s Motto: Stay calm and throw strikes.” – Unknown
  55. “The strongest players are not always the team that wins, but the players who don’t give up when they lose.” – Unknown
  56. “The true definition of confidence has nothing to do with other people who surround us and statistics on a sheet of paper.  The only place that confidence comes is from inside “YOU. Yes, you. Our confidence belongs to us, no one else.” – Unknown
  57. “There is a way to play this game (softball) physically, but it’s the mental part that’s going to separate gold from silver and silver from bronze.” – Lisa Fernandez
  58. “This game is about the long run. LIFE is about the long run. Pick successes that can build your confidence over time and stay in the process. There is always light at the end of the tunnel, but you can’t see the light if you fall into the trap of all the failures trying to pull you down.” – Unknown
  59. “To play it takes talent, but to win it takes desire!” – Unknown
  60. “To some Softball is a game; to others it’s Life.” – Jennie Finch
  61. “Try not to get lost in comparing yourself to others. Discover your gifts and let them shine! Softball is amazing that way as a sport. Everyone on the field has a slightly different ability that makes them perfect for their position.” – Jennie Finch
  62. “We play this game (softball) with emotion and love._ Coach always says ‘Emotionally, physically, mentally — come to the field prepared.’_ Because if you don’t bring that to the field, you’re going to get beat.” – Laura Berg
  63. “We’re going to step on the field knowing that every team we’re going against is going to push their game to that whole new level that we probably hadn’t seen. … We’ve just got to be ready to step up with them.” – Crystl Bustos, third base, Team USA
  64. “We’re prepared, and we’ve done everything we can to prepare for this moment in time. That’s what confidence is all about.” – Lisa Fernandez
  65. “What I love about the game (softball) is that the game doesn’t know who is supposed to win.” – Sue Enquist
  66. “When all the girls were getting all made up and getting into all that girl stuff in junior high I was out playing softball or touch football with the guys.” – Catherine Bell
  67. “When I lose, I take it very personally.” – Jennie Finch
  68. “When I step into batter’s box, the fans, the noise, the cheers, they all disappear. For that moment, the world is just a battle between me and the pitcher. And more than anything, I want to win.”  – Mary W.
  69. “When I was 12, I had a coach tell me I would never be a championship pitcher. That devastated me. I was crushed.” – Jennie Finch
  70. “When the game is over leave it on the field.” –Unknown
  71. “When we’d play softball, I’d steal second base, feel guilty and go back.” – Woody Allen
  72. “Your body is not made to throw like we throw. That’s why you see softball pitchers pitching two or three games a day. It’s a natural movement in softball. In baseball it’s not a natural movement.” – Jamie Moyer
  73. “A true champion is someone who wants to make a difference, who never gives up, and who gives everything she has no matter what the circumstances are. A true champion works hard and never loses sight of her dreams.” – Dot Richardson
  74. “Although it is disappointing that softball was not reinstated into the Olympics, we are going to continue to keep growing the sport.” – Jennie Finch
  75. “College softball each year reaches new levels of interest.” – Jennie Finch
  76. “Everybody knows that pitching and defense win championships. It’s all about defense. It’s that way in pretty much every sport. So if we can pitch and play defense we have a chance at a championship. But you can also win quite a few games by hitting.” – Ehren Earleywine
  77.  “I am now, and will always be me. But when it comes time to step out onto that field, me gets a little more dedicated, a little more serious, and nobody stands in my way.” – Caitlin Sumpter
  78. “I don’t know if there’s an actors’ slow-pitch softball league I could join. My agency has a team, but they say it would be a conflict of interest for the people they rep to play because I could hit a pop-up and they’d have to drop it on purpose.” – Miles Teller
  79. “I grew up on the softball field. Every day I would take my glove and my bat with me.” – Yoenis Cespedes
  80. “I make my weaknesses my strengths and my strengths stronger.” – Lisa Fernandez
  81. “I never taught my girls to play golf; they all played softball.” – Nancy Lopez
  82. “I played softball for a few years growing up. Both my brothers played baseball.” – Maggie Lawson
  83. “I played softball. I was on an all-star team. I traveled with the team. I loved it.” – Elizabeth Banks
  84. “I want my team to be more detached from the wins and losses and be more focused on doing the little things well. When you focus on getting the win, it can suffocate you, especially during the playoffs when the pressure gets thick.” – Sue Enquist
  85. “If I could make millions of dollars being a softball player, I would quit acting in a second.” – Danny Masterson
  86. “In softball, it’s not how good you are, but how good you want to be.” – Unknown
  87. “In softball, the softball gods giveth and the softball gods taketh away, but that evens out over the season.” – Yvette Girouard
  88. “It’s a game of making great pitches at the right time, being opportunistic by getting a run at the right time and playing good defense.” – Mike Candrea
  89. “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” – Unknown
  90. “One pitch can be the difference between a win and a loss, an error could be the difference.” – Lisa Fernandez
  91. “Softball has given me so much in life. It’s taught me the kind of person I want to be, and given me a sweet sisterhood. It even led me to my husband.” – Jennie Finch
  92. “Softball is for everyone. Fast-pitch is for athletes.” – Unknown
  93. “Softball is life with the volume turned up, how loud is your game, crank it up!” – Unknown
  94. “Softball is like love, first you learn the rules of the game, and then you forget the rules and play from your heart.” – Unknown
  95. “Softball isn’t a one woman sport, there’s 11 other girls who become your sisters. And don’t forget that you win as a team and lose as a team.” – Unknown
  96. “Sweat dries, blood clots, bones heal, suck it up princess. This is softball.” – Unknown
  97. “Take it one pitch at a time. Take it one day at at time.” – Amanda Scarborough
  98. “The minute you start talking about what you’re going to do if you lose, you have lost.” – George Shultz
  99. “The softball gods giveth and the softball gods taketh away, but that evens out over the season.” – Yvette Girouard
  100. “The strongest players are not always the team that wins, but the players who don’t give up when they lose.” – Unknown

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