Top 484 Athletes Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Athletes Quotes from famous people such as Julian Edelman, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Dean Karnazes, Angela Duckworth, Mikaela Shiffrin, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

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It’s been a privilege to get to watch one of sports greatest athletes prepare and get to play with him; honestly… it’s a dream. I remember being in eighth grade saying, ‘I’m Tom Brady,’ on the asphalt at recess, you know, playing football.
Julian Edelman
I definitely believe our coaches are now leading more and learning more. They are hungry in terms of getting the athletes to improve. I believe it’s now more mental than anything else, and I’d like to assist in that area.
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
Many athletes are seeking new and novel ways of pushing their limits, and the challenge of running back-to-back races is certainly one way to test the boundaries.
Dean Karnazes
I know a lot of CEOs who are looking for three- to four-year varsity athletes – not necessarily because these people are going to be doing pushups or spiking volleyballs in the workplace, but because they’re looking for that continuity, that person who was gritty about something.
Angela Duckworth
Some sports, you see some athletes just walking around the gym not really doing anything, eating food. They’re first to the lunchroom, never lifting weights.
Mikaela Shiffrin
Normal athletes couldn’t do what Premier League football players can do.
Tony Bellew
I’ve dated athletes before but it’s too tough because we have the same job, we deal with the same problems and both do a very selfish sport.
Tyson Gay
I love working with athletes. They’re all very demanding.
Mark Parker
The WNBA is constantly called the best league in the world, yet we don’t get treated like the best athletes in the world.
Liz Cambage
Going to that level, a lot of guys get to the NFL, and they don’t make a long career out of it. The NFL is very hard. One percent of college athletes make it to the NFL.
Baron Corbin
Don’t be scared to look for help. Depression is real… It’s crazy, and all these guys, us athletes, that keep thinking we’re superheroes. I like to think I’m a superhero, but superheroes got to fight their demons, too, sometimes.
Max Holloway
I’d never contemplated being in TV and film. But I love working with athletes and talent and shaping great stories.
Maverick Carter
If the UFC would listen to reason on transgendered athletes, it could help change the sport for the better.
Fallon Fox
I tried to be one of the best-conditioned athletes.
Cris Carter
Athletes who take to the classroom naturally or are encouraged to focus on grades should be able to do well in the classroom. I believe the reason you go to college is to get your degree. It’s not a minor league or an audition for the pros.
Rebecca Lobo
I was captain of the pom-pom team, which was still dance, but we were athletes. We trained on the track and did workouts every single day after school.
For athletes, it is unhealthy to be one-sport focused, especially at a young age. I believe in exposing kids to lots of activities – there are great advantages to being a well-rounded athlete and human, no matter the field of play.
Tessa Virtue
I think the healthier Bellator can be, the better it is for the entire sport, especially the athletes who – let’s face it – need to be paid more. They need the opportunity to negotiate and have an option. Bellator definitely presents that.
Mauro Ranallo
We as athletes want to be validated by your peers.
Jared Dudley
Today, people idolize athletes and celebrities – and yes, highly successful and visionary business people like Bill Gates or Steve Jobs, but not the innovators who perhaps have not seen such high-flying levels of success. Can anyone name the inventors of GPS, which has such a huge impact on our lives today?
Naveen Jain
I think marriage and athletes is a bad combination.
Dennis Rodman
As a candidate, Obama disdained the game of politics, a self-conscious contrast to all the tireless political athletes named Clinton.
Nancy Gibbs
Athletes aren’t allowed to have an opinion. It’s tough. Athletes are evolving right in front of our eyes. You see athletes who are politicians, etc., and still, we’re told to shut up and dribble.
Jaylen Brown
My daughter’s mother and I are no longer dating, and the people I’m most likely to date are those around me, who are athletes.
Tyson Gay
We usually have a fixed routine for our trainings. It is important that we are disciplined throughout because, being athletes, those little things impact our performances on the field.
Hima Das
There is one thing on which most athletes and experts seem to agree. If you want to be an elite athlete, good nutrition at a young age is an important place to start.
Chuck Norris
The Olympics is the biggest competition for all athletes and an unforgettable event.
Kim Yuna
I don’t think there are really enough meetings in Britain for our athletes to compete properly, and because of this a lot of the talent we have has been stunted.
Linford Christie