Words matter. These are the best Tara Lipinski Quotes, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
The skating world is a very small world.
Acting is easier than skating in a way and harder in other aspects. In skating, you get one chance, and with acting you get to do it over and over.
Obviously, the competition at an Olympics, the emotions are running high, and the stakes are higher for these athletes, so it does bring an incredible, palpable excitement and emotion into the building.
I love my dresses and a good A-line cinch at the waist.
A lot of skaters hole themselves up in hotels and focus – and that’s great, and that may work for them. But for me, having the Olympic experience was as great as winning the medal. I have so many memories of living in the village and meeting other athletes, seeing other sports, and feeling the energy. It’s so magical.
It means a lot to be an Olympian. I’m obviously so grateful and feel so lucky I was able to achieve my dream of winning an Olympic gold medal.
I can’t even imagine what it’s like and right now I’m like in shock, I can’t believe that I’m Olympic Champion.
You have to train your mind just as much as you train your body.
Skating is a very subjective sport where fans have their favorites.
The highlight of my career? The Olympics, of course.
It used to be that I wanted to be taller. Once I made 5-foot-1, I was happy.
It’s very easy for me to watch a performance and just speak on it as I see it.
I don’t know if it’s because I’ve done it forever that it feels strange not to, but I really do believe that if you try to eat healthy, and you work out, it starts your day off good.
My parents gave me the gift of love and support. They told me never to question what my heart wanted and to be proud of who I was as an individual.
Most athletes won’t push a sport forward unless they have the incentive to do so – let alone when the structures of a sport have been set up to actually incentivize them to hold back.
Whether you’re an athlete or a student, having an adult who believes in you and can give you advice and wisdom that is coming from a place of experience is an incredible asset to help guide you through your young life.
We need to remind people how fun skating is, how quirky skating is. If we went on TV and overlooked the cold, hard truths and the quirkiness, I don’t think that’s bringing anything to the fans.