Words matter. These are the best Shannon Miller Quotes, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
I can now successfully drive a stick. That’s a huge accomplishment.
At the Olympics, you there to do a job. I feel you should take it seriously. You should be respectful. You are putting on the red-white-and-blue and going out there to perform for your country.
I will be talking with gymnasts from some of the other countries. I will be getting a feel for what they’re thinking and what they’re doing. It should be a really great meet.
At an Olympics Game, you want to enjoy it, especially if you know it’s going to be your last one.
Other people may not have had high expectations for me… but I had high expectations for myself.
Floor exercise, the longest you run is two or three steps. In the vault, it’s not a whole lot more than that.
Gymnastics uses every single part of your body, every little tiny muscle that you never even knew.
I’m not fascinated by one particular case, but by knowledge that I had no idea was out there.
In gymnastics, you have to be perfect every step along the way.
Everyone has obstacles, and you’re not going to have the right answer or do the right thing every single time.
The rate of childhood obesity is just ridiculous. Anytime I can get involved with teaching them how to get physical exercise, I want to help in any way possible.
In gymnastics, the longest routine you do is a minute and a half, and that’s pretty tough to get through.
I love performing in front of an audience and seeing smiles on the kids’ faces.
I got into law school to supplement my business background. I’m not planning to practice law.
For the most part I’ll probably do floor exercise and balance beam. Those are the two things that I do.
There’s never going to be a system that is fair to everyone.
I want to bring more gymnastics on television.
I think it’s really important to look at the big picture instead of just one competition.
I was always athletic and I could do a lot of things.
Gymnastics is the type of sport where you can’t take something that gives you more energy. Something may be great for the vault, but then you have the bars after it and you have to be more sedate for that.
There’s not a whole lot of events out there on television, especially in the years between Olympic Games.
I don’t think I have the mileage on me to really complain of any injuries yet.
Charles Barkley, I used to watch him growing up. Then I met him. He was a big teddy bear.
We typically don’t choose our athletes until about a month prior to the Games because anything can happen.
When I go in to compete, whether it’s gymnastics or anything else, I do my own thing. I compete with myself.
I thought about running a marathon a long time ago, but I’m just not a runner.
It’s been really good to have a goal and go after it. That feels good.
I’m coming up on 30. There are other things that I want to pursue outside of just performing.
I’m an athlete rep, so I’ll be available if they need me for anything.
I’m a competitor. I really enjoyed the race more than just going out and running to run.