Cricket to us was more than play, It was a worship in the summer sun.
Cricket to us, like you, was more than play,It was a worship in the summer sun.Edmund Charles Blunden
Cricket is an ancient pastime; it ripened sweetly, it has endured nobly.thomas Moult
There is a widely held and quite erroneously held belief that Cricket is just another game.Prince Philip
If there is any game in the world that attracts the half- baked theorist more than Cricket I have yet to hear of it.Fred (Frederick Sewards) Trueman
They've started this filthy floodlit Cricket with cricketers wearing tin hats and advertisements for contraceptives on their boots.alan ayckbourn
The fellows were practising long shies and bowling lobs and slow twisters. In the soft grey silence he could hear the bump of the balls: and from here and from there through the quiet air the sound of the Cricket bats: pick, pack, pock, puck: like drops of water in a fountain falling softly in the brimming bowl.James Augustine Aloysius Joyce
This Cricket is like a burger, you can have it once a week but for a whole meal, you need to return to Test Cricket. More than once a week, and it will give you a tummy ache.navjot singh sidhu
A gun is no more dangerous than a Cricket bat in the hands of a madman.duke of edinburgh philip
I tend to believe that Cricket is the greatest thing that God ever created on earth.Harold Pinter
Far from all resort of mirth, Save the Cricket on the hearth.john milton
I was brought up to believe that Cricket is the most important activity in men's lives, the most important thread in the fabric of the cosmos.bernard hollowood
Cricket more than any other game is inclined towards sentimentalism and cant.Sir Neville Cardus
Oh God, if there be Cricket in heaven, let there also be rain.
If Stalin had learned to play Cricket, the world might now be a better place.
Drinking the best tea in the world in an empty Cricket groundthat, I think, is the final pleasure left to man.
To some people Cricket is a circus show upon which they may or may not find it worth while to spend sixpence. To others it is a cult and a philosophy, and these last will neve be understood by the profanum vulgus, nor by the merchant-minded nor by the unphysically intellectual.
Perhaps I was too dumb, or just too interested in Cricket or in girls, to ask myself any questions about religion. If I had not been, I might have, inevitably, asked myself questions that have troubled skeptics and unbelievers for as long as men and women have been skeptical or have lacked belief. "Is there really no God? And if there really is no supernatural dimension to the universe, why have so many people throughout history and in so many different cultures thought there was?"jonathan miller
Baseball has the great advantage over Cricket of being sooner ended.George Bernard Shaw