America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week. - Evan Esar
The athlete makes himself, the coach doesn't make the athlete.
If you have a body, you are an athlete.
As an athlete, when you least expect it, you may find yourself standing on the threshold of an accomplishment so monumental that it strikes fear into your soul. You must stand ready, at any moment, to face the unknown. You must be ready to walk boldly thru the wall of uncertainty.
Desire is the most important factor in the success of any athlete. - Willie Shoemaker
Like an athlete trains, so must the student of life. - Elizabeth Salamanca-Brosig
No athlete is crowned but in the sweat of his brow. - Saint Jerome
Every great athlete, artist and aspiring being has a great team to help them flourish and succeed - personally and professionally. Even the so-called 'solo star' has a strong supporting cast helping them shine, thrive and take flight. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Isn’t it interesting, that a black man, who is a Muslim, and has the name ‘Muhammad’, is the most beloved athlete in the world? - Hamza Yusuf
It takes an athlete to dance, but an artist to be a dancer - Shanna LaFleur
you are not an athlete because of what you can do, but because of who you are: a team player, someone who never quits, who strives to be his personal best, and who believes in fair play. - Rosemary Rawlins