Swimming Quotes

Inspirational Swimming Quotes for Athletes

I enjoyed every bit of my swimming career. I think that's the most important advice — to enjoy what you do.

- Summer Sanders
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With so many people saying it couldn't be done, all it takes is an imagination.

- Michael Phelps
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I can't control what everyone else swims but if all goes well I know there are no limits.

- Leisl Jones
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You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.

- Michael Phelps
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I won't predict anything historic. But nothing is impossible.

- Michael Phelps
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If you're not on your 'A' game in our workouts every day, you're going to get absolutely smoked.

- Michael Phelps
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I'm really quite exhausted at the moment, but you never know, you are always surprised at what you can find sometimes, and maybe I will find something deep within to find the desire to swim fast.

- Leisl Jones
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Water was something he loved, something he respected. He understood its beauty and its dangers. He talked about swimming as if it were a way of life.

- Benjamin Alire Sáenz
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This life is like a swimming pool. You dive into the water, but you can't see how deep it is.

- Dennis Rodman
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A huge part of swimming for me is I love it, and it is so much fun.

- Missy Franklin
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There is water in every lane, so it is OK.

- Ian Thorpe
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I concentrate on preparing to swim my race and let the other swimmers think about me, not me about them.

- Amanda Beard
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While I'm swimming, I sing songs in my mind.

- Alexandr Popov
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I swam the race like I trained to swim it. It is not mathematical. I just let my body do it. It is a lot easier if you let your body do what it is trained for.

- Ian Thorpe
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I've always been fortunate in that I've been able to put myself in my own zone and relax. It comes naturally. I'm lucky to be that way.

- Michael Phelps
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I used to beat myself up everyday if I did not win an event. I am quite open about those things now and that has been a big change.

- Leisl Jones
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The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.

- Woodrow Wilson
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The water doesn't know how old you are.

- Dara Torres
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Believe in yourself, not only in swimming, but in life itself. You always have to have fun. You have to have an open mind. If you're not enjoying it, don't do it. Life's too short.

- Debbie Meyer
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I'm always swimming forward like a shark. You just keep going and you don't rest. I love waking up knowing that I have a problem to solve.

- Nile Rodgers
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