athlete Quotes

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Famous athlete quotes and sayings
I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be. Ken Venturi, athlete
  • motivational

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. Jim Ryun, athlete
  • Motivational

The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning. Pele, athlete
  • victory

It's hard to beat a person who never gives up. Babe Ruth, athlete
  • Persistence

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • expect

There are better starters than me but I’m a strong finisher. Usain Bolt, athlete
  • motivational

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • inspirational

To succeed, you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you. Tony Dorsett, athlete
  • succeed

Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you. Arnold Palmer, athlete
  • motivational

The person who can drive themself further once the effort gets painful, is the one who will win. Roger Bannister, athlete
  • success

I believe that you should gravitate to people who are doing productive and positive things with their lives. Nadia Comaneci, athlete
  • positive

If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful! Charles Barkley, athlete
  • success

You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people. Nadia Comaneci, athlete
  • appreciate

Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead. Morihei Ueshiba, athlete
  • growth

If you can't outplay them, outwork them. Ben Hogan, athlete
  • motivational

A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning. Billie Jean King, athlete
  • Fear

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, and others make it happen.  Michael Jordan, athlete
  • motivational

I never feared about my skills because I put in the work. Work ethic eliminates fear. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • work

There may be people that have more talent than you,but theres no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do. Derek Jeter, athlete
  • talent

Accept a loss as a learning experience, and never point fingers at your teammates. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • experience

It's a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get. Arnold Palmer, athlete
  • practice

Never say never, because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • inspirational

Don't be afraid of failure. This is the way to succeed. LeBron James, athlete
  • succeed

Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best. Tim Duncan, athlete
  • motivational

Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do. Shaquille O'Neal, athlete
  • excellence

You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • motivational

I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I cannot accept not trying. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • motivational

When we blame, we give away our power. Greg Anderson, athlete
  • Blame

Spectacular achievements are always preceded by unspectacular preparation. Roger Staubach, athlete
  • preparation

I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • success

Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • championships

Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive. Brian Clough, athlete
  • alive

Always keep learning. It keeps you young. Patty Berg, athlete
  • Learning

Set your goals high and don't stop until you get there. Bo Jackson, athlete
  • Goals

The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life -- mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical. Julius Erving, athlete
  • Growth

Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death. Earl Wilson, athlete
  • Bravery

Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love. Morihei Ueshiba, athlete
  • bravery

I've done enough wrong on my own, I don't want to get blamed for something I didn't do. Dwight Gooden, athlete
  • blamed

You are what you think. You are what you go for. You are what you do! Bob Richards, athlete
  • Motivational

My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • attitude

There's always a little bit of personal satisfaction when you prove somebody wrong. Drew Brees, athlete
  • bit

... focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it. Greg Anderson, athlete
  • Enjoyment

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. Michael Jordan, athlete
  • happen

Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives: where we focus our attention. Greg Anderson, athlete
  • Happiness

I'm going to use all my tools, my God-given ability, and make the best life I can with it. LeBron James, athlete
  • ability

You have to be able to accept failure to get better. LeBron James, athlete
  • able

If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else. Yogi Berra, athlete
  • Goals

One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation. Arthur Ashe, athlete
  • Confidence

The Law of Win/Win says, Let's not do it your way or my way; let's do it the best way. Greg Anderson, athlete
  • Competition

You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way. Walter Hagen, athlete
  • flowers

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