You have to believe in yourself when no one else does.— Serena Williams
Special Short Inspirational Sports quotations
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it.
There are only two options regarding commitment; you’re either in or you’re out.
The best pitchers have a short term memory and a bullet proof confidence.
Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
I stare out the window and wait for spring.
You've got to take the initiative and play your game.
In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
One man cannot make a team.
Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
Sport is singularly able to give us peak experience where we feel completely one with the world and transcend all conflicts as we finally become our own potential.
If at first you don't succeed, you're obviously not me.
Winning is euphoric, but it lasts a short time.
You've got to lap it up, then move on to the next thing. I think I've kept winning because I haven't attached myself to past successes.
There is no such thing as life in-between.
If at first you don't succeed, You're not an Alpha
If at first you don't succeed, you can always become an ultramarathoner.
Rest if you must, but never quit.
Some people say I have attitude - maybe I do...but I think you have to.
Win if you can, lose if you must, but always cheat.
It's an interesting thing in this country.
I haven't won a gold medal, yet Australians still take me into their houses and hearts, they know my name and they care. I think Aussies like the little Aussie battler and the person who will stand up for their rights and I've never been short of a word, especially with officialdom.
In short, I am convinced, both by faith and experience, that to maintain one's self on this earth is not a hardship but a pastime, if we will live simply and wisely; as the pursuits of the simpler nations are still the sports of the more artificial.