Athlete Quotes

Quotes tagged as "athlete" Showing 1-30 of 30
Criss Jami
“If you're waiting until you feel talented enough to make it, you'll never make it.”
Criss Jami, Healology

Jennifer Lane
“There was no 'I' in team, but there was meat in team. And we were all dead meat.”
Jennifer Lane, Blocked

Wendelin Van Draanen
“It’s amazing how two thin pieces of clothing can hold such deep memories. Laughter, pain, victory, defeat, friendship, fatigue, elation… they’re all there, but only to the person who’s worn the uniform”
Wendelin Van Draanen, The Running Dream

“If you want something as bad as you want to breathe, then you can do it.”
Tyler Seguin

Rasheed Ogunlaru
“Every great athlete, artist and aspiring being has a great team to help them flourish and succeed - personally and professionally. Even the so-called 'solo star' has a strong supporting cast helping them shine, thrive and take flight.”
Rasheed Ogunlaru

J.R. Rim
“I don't diet and exercise. I eat and train.”
J.R. Rim

“It's only when movement becomes the most natural state in our lives that we can finally begin to enjoy the motion. And it's only when standing still becomes impossible that we can finally embrace the kinds of changes that are inevitable in our lives.
We were not designed to stand still. If we were, we'd have at least three legs. We were designed to move. Our bodies are bodies that have walked across vast continents. Our bodies are bodies that have carried objects of art and war over great distances. We are no less mobile than our ancestors. We are athletes. We are warriors. We are human.”
John Bingham, Running for Mortals: A Commonsense Plan for Changing Your Life With Running

Amit Kalantri
“Train like you are the worst player, play like you are the best player.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Amit Kalantri
“The smell of the sweat is not sweet, but the fruit of the sweat is very sweet.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Rosemary Rawlins
“you are not an athlete because of what you can do, but because of who you are: a team player, someone who never quits, who strives to be his personal best, and who believes in fair play.”
Rosemary Rawlins

“It takes an athlete to dance, but an artist to be a dancer”
Shanna LaFleur

“Anything the mind can conceive, the body can do.”
Ken Norton Boxing Hall of Famer

Rasheed Ogunlaru
“Many think that the mark of a great champion is the nature and margin of their victories and the peaks they scale and reach. That’s only part of it. The mark of the greatest of champions is how they react and respond to defeat. That is when they become enshrined in our hearts and minds – as they rise again and into the immortal pages of history.”
Rasheed Ogunlaru

أنيس منصور
“لم أسمع عن فتاة رياضية واحدة تؤدي كل شئ في البيت .. بنفس نشاطها في النادي”
أنيس منصور, قالوا

Mohith Agadi
“No wrong in aiming or applauding the win but always agnize one's efforts.”
Mohith Agadi

“If You Respect Their Preparation,
You never Drop the Baton”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

“Behind every successful athlete there is a responsible coach.”
Paul Bamikole

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“Awake! arise! the hour is late!
Angels are knocking at thy door!
They are in haste and cannot wait,
And once departed come no more.
Awake! arise! the athlete's arm
Loses its strength by too much rest;
The fallow land, the untilled farm
Produces only weeds at best.”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Complete Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Amit Kalantri
“Train like yours is the worst team, play like yours is the best team.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

“No Student can stand the Gruel of Sports Training unless she has a Passion for Fame.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

“It was not the money that was my main motive; it was the challenge and the thrill where I got my kicks. Armed robbery to me was like a sport. To take on an armored vehicle with two armed security guards—it was like an athlete attending the Olympic Games.”
Drexel Deal, The Fight of My Life is Wrapped Up in My Father

“Though he never articulated it, I know Tiger believed in the idea of the Package. It went along with the sense of destiny his father had passed to him - that he was put on this earth to do something extraordinary with his special qualities, to "let the legend grow."
But those qualities, foremost among them an extraordinary ability to focus and stay calm under pressure, also included selfishness, obsessiveness, stubbornness, coldness, ruthlessness, pettiness, and cheapness.
When they were all at work in the competitive arena, they helped him win. And winning gave him permission to remain a flawed and in some ways immature person.”
Hank Haney, The Big Miss: My Years Coaching Tiger Woods

“You are a Hero. Be Heroic. Always.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

“Stats don't measure an athlete's hunger.”
Khang Kijarro Nguyen

“The idea here is simple, if you can dream it, it is possible.”
Ernest Riveras Tobia

“What did I discover during my solo—besides learning to unwrap my energy bar ahead of time? That you ask yourself a lot of questions when you're alone on a bike for that long. One question more than others: Why the heck am I doing this? When I was done, I think I had found the answer: For the satisfaction that comes with pushing your body to the breaking point and conquering the unknown.”
Matt Long, The Long Run: One Man's Attempt to Regain His Athletic Career-And His Life-by Running the New York City Marathon

Amit Kalantri
“If you play just to stay healthy and not to win, by all means, keep playing.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Amit Kalantri
“Scores give better decision than judges.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

“Betapa sulit mengejar cinta yang dititipkan pada pelari Kenya.”
Iwan Esjepe