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Gymnastics taught me everything - life lessons, responsibility and discipline and respect. — Shawn Johnson
Chess is intellectual gymnastics. — Wilhelm Steinitz
My daughter is exceptionally chatty. I'm not a braggy mother but she is gifted - with the personality of a Russian gymnastics coach. — Caroline Rhea
I worked hard in gymnastics since the time I was six years old until I retired at 23 years of age. — Nadia Comaneci
I was a world champion on the trampoline at an international level, and gymnastics competitor. — Dan Millman
I did gymnastics when I was growing up and to this day I can still do the splits. — Kristin Kreuk
Figure skating is an unlikely Olympic event but its good television. It's sort of a combination of gymnastics and ballet. A little sexy too which doesn't hurt. — Andy Rooney
A comeback in gymnastics is almost impossible in itself. — Shawn Johnson
When I've done gymnastics, ballet or soccer - I was always trying to be the best. I'm really driven. Really driven.
I've always lived my gymnastics career with a lot of passion and a lot of purpose.
Everyone needs a coach. It doesn't matter whether you're a basketball player, a tennis player, a gymnast or a bridge player.
Let us describe the education of our men.
What then is the education to be? Perhaps we could hardly find a better than that which the experience of the past has already discovered, which consists, I believe, in gymnastic, for the body, and music for the mind.
The musical emotion springs precisely from the fact that at each moment the composer withholds or adds more or less than the listener anticipates on the basis of a pattern that he thinks he can guess, but that he is incapable of wholly divining. If the composer withholds more than we anticipate, we experience a delicious falling sensation; we feel we have been torn from a stable point on the musical ladder and thrust into the void. When the composer withholds less, the opposite occurs: he forces us to perform gymnastic exercises more skillful than our own.
The democratic youth lives along day by day, gratifying the desire that occurs to him, at one time drinking and listening to the flute, at another downing water and reducing, now practicing gymnastic, and again idling and neglecting everything; and sometimes spending his time as though he were occupied in philosophy.
I also get fed up with the fact that casting agents and directors have this impression of me as being frail and petite. I find it very patronizing. I'm quite beefy and strong. I was a gymnast in school and I have lots of muscles.
People only see gymnastics on TV and in the Olympics at such an extreme. So it can be intimidating.
It might have been easier to retire, to say my knee couldn't handle it and let that be that. At the same time, the prospect of not being able to compete in gymnastics anymore was heartbreaking.
After 13 years of hard landings in gymnastics, one ski run had delivered the biggest injury of my career.
I started from zero and went back to the basics in gymnastics.
I told myself after 2008 that I was done for good.
But they say you can't keep a gymnast away from her sport.
In some ways the ACL tear was a blessing.
I had hesitated to return to elite gymnastics after the 2008 Olympics. I told myself I had already accomplished so much, and the road was just going to get harder if I continued.