Tennis Hardwork Quotes

Inspirational Tennis Hardwork 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
6
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
5
I play each point like my life depends on it.

- Rafael Nadal
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
2
I'm not afraid of anyone, but sometimes I'm afraid of myself.

- Justine Henin
2
Sometimes I wish I could have been a bit more relaxed, but then I wouldn't have been the same player.

- Steffi Graf
2
If you can keep playing tennis when somebody is shooting a gun down the street, that's concentration.

- Serena Williams
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
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
I have always believed that my job is to try and give my best on the tennis courts.

- Sania Mirza
1
Tennis is my life, obviously; I need to focus, I need to win. But it's not the only thing. I'm not going to play forever.

- Novak Djokovic
5
You've got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.

- Chris Evert
4
All I cared about in tennis was winning.

- Pete Sampras
3
You always want to win. That is why you play tennis because you love the sport and try to be the best you can at it.

- Roger Federer
2
Success is a journey not a destination. The doing is usually more important than the outcome.

- Arthur Ashe
2
Almost everybody's here doing the same thing. Who am I to come up with an excuse when they're 64 other players here doing the same thing? 63 others, sorry.

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

- Boris Becker
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
I feel like I have as good a shot as anybody out there and I have gotten close in the past, so why not have the attitude that I can come out and play great tennis and maybe even win this tournament.

- Michael Chang
1
My dad said if you become a tennis professional just make sure you get into the top hundred, because you have to make a little bit of money. You make a living so you can pay your coaching and, you know, your travels.

- Roger Federer
1