Tennis Inspirational Quotes

Inspirational Tennis Inspirational Quotes for Athletes

I let my racquet do the talking. That's what I am all about, really. I just go out and win tennis matches.

- Pete Sampras
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Freed from the thoughts of winning, I instantly play better. I stop thinking, start feeling. My shots become a half-second quicker, my decisions become the product of instinct rather than logic.

- Andre Agassi
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I've stayed calm when I'm winning and I've stayed calm when I've lost. Tennis is a sport where we have a lot of tournaments every week, so you can't celebrate a lot when you have big victories, and you cannot get too down when you're losing, as in a few days you'll be in the next tournament and you'll have to be ready with that.

- Rafael Nadal
3
I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I love to play.

- Boris Becker
3
Girls had never been important. I'd had a girlfriend or two and had liked them a lot, but it wasn't love because my first love was tennis.

- Boris Becker
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You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.

- Arthur Ashe
2
My motto is: I'm alive, so that means I can do anything.

- Venus Williams
1
Spectacular performances are preceded by spectacular preparation.

- Frank Giampaolo
1
Success is a journey not a destination. The doing is usually more important than the outcome.

- Arthur Ashe
1
You just don't play tennis and win, no, it's not like that. You work hard to improve your skills. Then you play what you learned. Winning is just a bonus.

- Rafael Nadal
1
Dreams do come true if you keep believing in yourself. Anything is possible.

- Jennifer Capriati
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All I cared about in tennis was winning.

- Pete Sampras
3
The depressing thing about tennis is that no matter how good I get, I'll never be as good as a wall.

- Mitch Hedberg
3
Tennis is an addiction that once it has truly hooked a man will not let go.

- Russell Lynes
3
You'll hear a lot of applause in your life, but none will mean more to you than that applause from your peers. I hope each of you hears that at the end.

- Andre Agassi
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From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life.

- Arthur Ashe
1
There is nothing I wouldn't do on the court in order to win.

- Boris Becker
1
As soon as I step on the court I just try to play tennis and don't find excuses. You know, I just lost because I lost, not because my arm was sore.

- Goran Ivanisevic
1
What is the single most important quality in a tennis champion? I would have to say desire, staying in there and winning matches when you are not playing that well.

- John McEnroe
1
The mark of great sportsmen is not how good they are at their best, but how good they are at their worst.

- Martina Navratilova
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