Words matter. These are the best Captain Quotes from famous people such as Christopher Markus, Owen Farrell, Scott Parker, Peter Crouch, Ravi Shastri, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
If you have a character named Captain America, he is, by default, a political character.
The main thing about being captain is keeping your own performance good, and then everything else should fall into place off the back of that.
I like dealing with people. I like being around people, and that side of me can try to get the best out of others, really. As a player and as a captain, I felt I did that.
When some kids get a sniff of the first team at a big club, you see them change. They can become big-time, especially so if they happen to be captain of the youth team.
The boss is the captain on the cricket field. I am in charge of the coaching staff. That’s put into place. My job is to oversee things and see things go all right. Who cares who’s the boss? At the end of the day, you win and to hell with it, yaar.
It feels good that the captain has so much of confidence in you that he gives you freedom to do whatever you want.
For more than three months, I had been president and primary owner of Spellman Investigations, and I can say with complete certainty that I had more power in this office as an underling. My title, it seemed, was purely decorative. I was captain of an unfashionable and sinking ship.
It has always been my ambition to be captain of Wales over a sustained period of time.
A captain sees you differently from the way you see yourself. You need a captain who can push you.
Seafarers are used to being exploited. At sea, the captain moans at chandlers who supply ships with green bananas that will never ripen; at fruit that goes moldy obscenely fast; at sub-standard meat.
As a captain you probably take it more personally when the team doesn’t have as much success as you would like, which probably just makes me work harder.
Above all, I want to captain England in more Test victories than anybody else.
Tonight I am going to take a party to the headquarters of the fire department, where I have a cinch on the captain, a very nice fellow, who is unusually grateful for something I wrote about him and his men. They are going to do the Still Alarm act for me.
It’s not about how many games we win with me as captain, it’s about us being consistently getting better over a long period of time and looking to be that number one side in the world.
Virat is everywhere. He is hands on, and very communicative. That’s what you want in a captain.
There is no other job in major sport like a cricket captain. It is a huge job.
As a captain, I am concerned about my team and how I perform. I have hopes from my own self and very high hopes from my team members.
I have some NASA memorabilia from the early Apollo days that I can’t imagine parting with. I’ve always wanted to play sort of like a space cowboy, too, like the idea of Captain Kirk. I think that’s everybody’s dream though, right?
After working as a charter boat captain and dive master in the Caribbean for a number of years, I decided it was time for a change.
Throughout my entire life, I’ve always been a captain. I was the captain of my high school team. I was the captain at Oklahoma State University. I was the captain of the 2008 Olympic team.
In the Navy, the captain doesn’t leave the bridge when the ship is in distress. It’s a pretty basic leadership principle.
I really like people who have the gift of the gab. I like characters that are very eloquent, articulate and confident in what they’re saying. Especially coming off ‘Captain America,’ who’s very internal and intimate, I’d love to play someone who wears their emotions on their sleeves, potentially to a fault.
My first medal, the League Cup at Tottenham, that was a very proud moment for me. Being captain, and winning. But also winning the double in my first year at Arsenal, that was special.
I am a big fan of Virat Kohli. He is a captain who always wants to win matches on the field and I love that passion in him.
The biggest learning during my tenure as a captain was that, a lot of time, I used to think that this is common sense. But no, there is nothing called common sense.
When you are captain, how to project yourself.
Obviously, I was disappointed to lose the captaincy. I was very proud to be captain of my country.
I don’t know if I expected to be a captain of an All-Star team. It’s pretty cool.
When you are no longer England captain, you suddenly realise it’s over, you are no longer England captain, and you appreciate what you had.
We basically got a call from our agent that said we were on the list of directors that Marvel was interested in talking to about ‘Captain America 2.’ First of all, that was thrilling, having not lobbied for the job.
The Eagles and the Captain and Tennille ruled the airwaves, and we were the answer to it.
What people don’t understand is… because I became captain of Australia, I have no say in who gets a contract. Simon Katich was not dropped from a team when I was captain of Australia or when I was a selector.
I never dreamed I would captain England in a home World Cup.
I definitely have to know every detail of a script and analyse its potential before I think further because if the director is the captain, then the script is the ship.
If the captain stands still and looks clueless, then it spreads to the whole team.
I am proud to be captain of an England team who believe in themselves and enjoy the way we play.
As a captain, you sit on the sidelines and it’s evident the best place to bat is up front.
I had a great experience working with Dynamite on Masks, and had just gotten started on a stint on The Shadow with them when they floated the idea of a Captain Action series. I’ve been a little obsessed with the character since I was first introduced to him in the pages of Amazing Heroes back in the early 1980s.
As a director and captain of the ship, there are many things that demand your attention – crew members, locations, budget etc.
The basis of my confidence is that I wasn’t a talented player. I was a talented human being. At school, I always had good figures. I was the captain of all my football teams. I studied physical education at the Academy, so I learned to analyse, to observe, and to take decisions.
I’ve played under Alan Pardew, Gianfranco Zola, Avram Grant, Sam Allardyce, Alan Curbishley and Slaven’s made me captain.
I was captain in Atletico at 19, playing in the same team as Demetrio Albertini, who won three Champions Leagues, and Sergi Barjuan from Barcelona, who had won everything, and they were 32, 33. I was a kid as captain, so I wasn’t the real captain, just a kid learning from them.
I don’t understand how our story can be so bonkers, but ‘Captain Marvel’ isn’t. A lot of the ideas in ‘The OA’ that seem outlandish are just normalizing as the years go by.
I think the country requires fresh leadership. I do not think I can be the captain to take the country to its next destination.
I’m very thrilled and excited to have been given the opportunity to captain England.
In my early England days, there was a bit of tension with captain Nasser Hussain.
The captain at international level has to be someone who is one of the first names on the team sheet, someone who has the respect of the other players and someone who has good leadership qualities.
I was real into Devo, Pavement, Captain Beefheart, and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.
With ‘Captain America,’ you might have three lines of dialogue the whole day. And there are just a million angles and a million set-ups, and it’s tedious.
An Australian prime minister once said that his job was the second most important job in the country – behind being captain of the cricket team. It’s not a job you take on lightly.
My father was a Tuskegee Airmen captain in the Air Force and a very strong personality. He believed in fairness and ethics and living up to the commitments you make to others. He ultimately became a judge, and he would talk to me over and over about how important it is to be fair.
I was a biology major. But I also happened to be captain of the basketball team and first chair in band.
My father, a captain in the 5th Battalion of the Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders, landed in Normandy the day after D-Day.
There isn’t an amount of money you could offer me to do reality TV. I would rather get my job back on the building site. Or I could own a construction business. Maybe I could retire to my house in Long Island and take up painting, like Captain Beefheart. A crazy recluse: I like that idea.
I’ve been playing American football since I was six years old. I was a captain of my high school team, playing strong safety.
In a few days an officer came to our camp, under a flag of truce, and informed Hamilton, then a captain of artillery, but afterwards the aid of General Washington, that Captain Hale had been arrested within the British lines condemned as a spy, and executed that morning.
As a captain, I can’t make the same mistake twice. As a player, you can get away with that, but if the captain does that, then it affects the whole team.
Obviously, you feel good when the skipper believes in you, considers you as main player. It boosts your confidence because your captain is showing confidence on you.