Quotes on Athletic Inspirational

I have outlived most of my more athletic contemporaries who jogged, golfed and squashed themselves into coronary occlusion. Barry Humphries

Being athletic has really become a big part of my career. Kelly Overton

I was 22 before I took my first dance class. I had never been athletic, so I was very stiff; I still am. I think what I got mostly from dance was carriage. Morgan Freeman

For me, science is just a bunch of tools - it's like playing the violin. I just enjoy calculating, and it's an instrument I know how to play. It's almost an athletic performance, in a way. I was just watching the Olympics, and that's how I feel when proving a theorem. Freeman Dyson

I can do anything I want, basically, as long as it doesn't involve athletic ability, or something like that. Warren Buffett

I love finding something. For me it's not just about the athletic challenge, it's about finding new things. When I'm not doing that in climbing, it manifests itself in other ways. There's the athletic side of it, but it is very much an artistic thing. Chris Sharma

I just enjoy calculating, and it's an instrument I know how to play. It's almost an athletic performance, in a way. I was just watching the Olympics, and that's how I feel when proving a theorem. Freeman Dyson

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

I feel like I've been blessed with some athletic ability and I'd like to take advantage of it. Matt Holliday

The rewards are going to come, but my happiness is just loving the sport and having fun performing. Jackie Joyner-Kersee

The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey. The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back. Steve Garvey

I was always athletic and I could do a lot of things Shannon Miller

No man is too good to be the athletic coach for youth. Amos Alonzo Stagg

I'm pretty athletic. I do things sometimes even I can't believe. Josh Howard

I have always been fascinated by the values of sport and loved its rituals; in fact, since ancient times sport has been a byword for top physical prowess and spectacular athletic performance. Giorgio Armani

I'm an athletic person. But I love my body because I know what it's been through to be what it is. And honestly I'm not going to change for someone that is depressed about their life. Gigi Hadid

Good cardio helps in any athletic practice, but in jujitsu, it has been very helpful late in a sparring session where a long roll starts to take its toll on your cardio. Andy Lally

I've always been athletic and a dancer, so I love doing fight choreography. Katrina Law

I feel that I'm more of a speed player, being able to rush the edge with a lot of speed coming around the corner. But I also have the athletic ability to cover and play in space. Justin Cole

You have to train your mind and your ears, but they're more like athletic skills. So, part of music you just have to learn those things or you can't practice the art. Tod Machover

Eric Buckner is the most athletic big man I've ever coached. Ron Hunter

I'm not super-athletic. Andrew Bogut

I've always been pretty athletic. Drew Roy

I'm a tomboy myself and have always been incredibly athletic. Sarah Shahi

Just kidding, I've been very athletic all my life. Kiana Tom

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence. George Will

Mental will is a muscle that needs exercise, just like the muscles of the body. Lynn Jennings

Your biggest opponent isn't the other guy. It's human nature. Bobby Knight

A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever. Mary Lou Retton

You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possibly be - in baseball and in life. Pete Rose

I played football for a team called the East Dragons on the east side of town. We only had six regular season games. And six games I played tail back and I had 18 touchdowns in six games. That's when I knew I had some athletic ability. Lebron James

I do not have any official responsibilities related to the Australian Olympic Committee or the Federation of Athletic Associations since I am too busy with my private business. Cathy Freeman

I'm always doing something new. I took a fencing class - that was awesome. And I do a lot of my own athletic work or stunts. Debby Ryan

I really learned to approach climbing not just with a pure athletic mentality, but also to appreciate all these beautiful places we get to go to. Chris Sharma

Normal adults can doodle, amble, and drift with no need to assess risk, since there is normally no risk at all. Jazz improvisation seems less subject to standards of risk than surgery, and less than much formal athletic performance, as in a tennis match. Ernest Sosa

I'm not the most athletic gal, but because making a movie is very physical, I slow down on the Krispy Kreme and Ice Blendeds. I start to get leaner and more focused - like I'm going into a boxing match - because I'm about to really try to put this idea on its feet. Ava Duvernay

In college you can get away with things based off your athletic ability versus some of the other players. Justin Cole

Doctors and scientists said breaking the four-minute mile was impossible, that one would die in the attempt. Thus, when I got up from the track after collapsing at the finish line, I figured I was dead Roger Bannister

You're never a loser until you quit trying. Mike Ditka

A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be. Wayne Gretzky

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

You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. Serena Williams

If you don't have confidence, you'll always find a way not to win. Carl Lewis

To be a champ you have to believe in yourself when no one else will. Sugar Ray Robinson

Few would deny that blacks have become very dominant in athletics: football, basketball, track, now dominant in tennis and dominant in golf. Jesse Jackson

If you only ever give 90% in training then you will only ever give 90% when it matters. Michael Owen

If you aren't going all the way, why go at all? Joe Namath

Age is no barrier. It's a limitation you put on your mind. Jackie Joyner-Kersee

I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it. Gale Sayers

You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave - win or lose. Gordie Howe

To uncover your true potential you must first find your own limits and then you have to have the courage to blow past them. Picabo Street

Make sure your worst enemy doesn't live between your two ears. Laird Hamilton

What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose. Andre Agassi

I've learned that something constructive comes from every defeat. Tom Landry

It's not the will to win that matters-everyone has that. It's the will to prepare to win that matters. Bear Bryant

Never give up! Failure and rejection are only the first step to succeeding. Jim Valvano

It's not whether you win or lose - but whether I win or lose. Sandy Lyle

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up. Vince Lombardi

The more I practice, the luckier I get. Jerry Barber

If you're fail to prepare, you're prepared to fail. Mark Spitz

I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.' Muhammad Ali

One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it. Knute Rockne

I never saw an athletic girl that thought she was strong enough to do indoor work. Kin Hubbard

It is my second visit to Korea since the International Junior Athletic Championships in 1992. Both then and now, I felt Korea is an interesting country and the people are very kind. Cathy Freeman

Want to shut a racist white guy's mouth. Put him around Super human athletic black dudes. Godfrey

Agile, athletic, sleek-all these things describe my game! Lance Berkman

My problem with most athletic challenges is training. I'm lazy and find that workouts cut into my drinking time. Tim Cahill

I hate to be sporty and athletic. I wish that I could be, but I just wasn't born that way. Rob Pruitt

The Tragically Hip, more so than any other band I've worked with, approach their work like a team. This might sound way too pat, but they're like a great hockey team: all five of them have their roles. They go at their shows like an athletic event; they're in it to win it, and they'll lay it out there on the proverbial ice in order to win and get the crowd on their side. You can't do that when you just throw a band together. There's a sixth sense there that makes it easy. Steve Berlin

I think talent has a huge amount to do with concentration, concentration rather than the athletic ability of your neurons. If you can concentrate on an esoteric piece of math, how can you think about the rest of your life? That's why people can leave their car keys in the gutter; they're in the midst of obsession and concentration. Ethan Canin

I was so tall in high school that I was convinced that I was uncoordinated and not athletic. I was terrified to play any sport at all, no matter how hard they tried to convince me to be on the girls' basketball team as the tallest kid in class. Geena Davis

Why should we tie everyone's future to athletic success? I think organic farm has saved our school. It saved it because it changed the narrative of the institution. We're the first urban work college in the country. And so our students learn what it means to be effective and to have job skills and work skills. Michael Sorrell

I'm a rock climber. I really specialize in doing first ascents, and finding new routes outside, as opposed to doing competitions. I focus my energy on going out into nature and finding these new climbs. For me, it's not just this athletic pursuit - it's a really creative, artistic thing of finding these amazing formations out in nature, and mixing that with this high level of athleticism. Chris Sharma

Sometimes, as in an athletic event where everything clicks, inexplicable things do happen. Learning and practicing an art or a skill has always been part of the success of the goal. Pattiann Rogers

I stay healthy - I mean, I've got a sports background and an athletic background. I was in competitive sports since the age of five. I was a personal trainer before I was an actor and a personal trainer for the first few years while I was acting and getting my thesis. Neil Jackson

I got cast playing the best baseball player anybody's ever seen. I don't know how to play any sport, including baseball, but I trained really hard. They had these great coaches, and they started saying, "Wow, you have some like really untapped athletic ability." Geena Davis

I was a bookish kid, not really athletic. Michael De Luca

Am I athletic? In my dreams. Hugh Bonneville

I don't swim! That's like athletic. Chloe Sevigny

I have a dance background. I have an athletic background. John Travolta

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