Arthur Ashe Quotes


33 Arthur Ashe quotes:



"What it is controlled cool, in a way. Always have the situation under control, even if losing. Never betray an inward sense of defeat."
"I may not be walking with you all the way, or even much of the way, as I walk with you now."
"Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome."
"Trust has to be earned, and should come only after the passage of time."
"Every time you win, it diminishes the fear a little bit. You never really cancel the fear of losing; you keep challenging it."
Author: Ashe Quotes Category: Fear Quotes
"When bright young minds can't afford college, America pays the price."
"We must believe in the power of education. We must respect just laws. We must love ourselves, our old and or young, our women as well as our men."
"When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you."
"I accepted the face that as much as I want to lead others, and love to be around other people, in some essential way, I am something of a loner."
"A wise person decides slowly but abides by these decisions."
"The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight."
"If you're paid before you walk on the court, what's the point in playing as if your life depended on it?"
"From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life."
"I have always drawn strength from being close to home."
"True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost."
Author: Ashe Quotes Category: American Athlete Quotes Heroism Quotes
"I don't want to be remembered for my tennis accomplishments."
"We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy."
"I'm very happy for him. . . . He was heartbroken here once, ... But that's all over now. I told him he had to face these things in life . . . to make a man of himself."
Author: Ashe Quotes Category: Happiness Quotes
"I don't care who you are, you're going to choke in certain matches. You get to a point where your legs don't move and you can't take a deep breath. You start to hit the ball about a yard wide, instead of inches."
"There is a syndrome in sports called ''paralysis by analysis.''"



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