Cricket to us was more than play, It was a worship in the summer sun.
There is a widely held and quite erroneously held belief that Cricket is just another game.Prince Philip
Cricket is an ancient pastime; it ripened sweetly, it has endured nobly.thomas Moult
Cricket to us, like you, was more than play,It was a worship in the summer sun.Edmund Charles Blunden
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
Many continentals think life is a game, the English think Cricket is a game.George Mikes
They've started this filthy floodlit Cricket with cricketers wearing tin hats and advertisements for contraceptives on their boots.alan ayckbourn
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
To think of playing Cricket for hard cash! Money and gentility would ruin any pastime under the sun.Mary Russell Mitford
I hear John Arlott's voice every weekend, describing Cricket matches. He sounds like Uncle Tom Cobleigh reading Neville Cardus to the Indians.dylan thomas
Village Cricket spread fast through the land.In those days, before it became scientific, Cricket was the best game in the world to watcheach ball a potential crisis.George Macaulay Trevelyan
Long ago I discovered that there was more to life than Cricket, and more to Cricket than runs and wickets.
British conversation is like a game of Cricket or a boxing match; personal allusions are forbidden like hitting below the belt, and anyone who loses his temper is disqualified.
Sledging is not required in Cricket. It's not good for the game, Cricket is a gentleman's game, not a contact sport. We don't see why there should be any abusive language at all.