Arthur Ashe Quotes

33 Arthur Ashe quotes:

"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."
"We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy."
"What it is controlled cool, in a way. Always have the situation under control, even if losing. Never betray an inward sense of defeat."
"When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you."
"You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing."
"The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight."
"There is a syndrome in sports called ''paralysis by analysis.''"
"You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that."
"Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can."
"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."
"Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory."
"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
"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

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