Quotations that match 'athletes'.

I am always fighting inside the Council to get the message across that at each competition venue, we should send somebody to inspect and to make sure the athletes will be looked after in a correct manner.
[ Across After Always Am Athletes Competition Correct Council Each Fighting Get Inside Looked Make Manner Message Send Should Somebody Sure Venue Will]
A White House dinner is the American family assembled, from labor leaders to billionaires, actors, architects, academicians and athletes.
[ Actors American Architects Assembled Athletes Billionaires Dinner Family House Labor Leaders White]
The street to obscurity is paved with athletes who can perform great feats before friendly crowds.
[ Athletes Before Crowds Feats Friendly Great Obscurity Paved Perform Street]
Too many athletes don't have the ability to set a goal and then carefully go towards it.
[ Ability Athletes Carefully Go Goal Many Set Then Too Towards]
I know a lot of athletes and models are written off as just bodies. I never felt used for my body.
[ Athletes Bodies Body Felt Just Know Lot Models Never Off Used Written]
Cyclists, I work with a number of cyclists. They are great athletes; they are great aerobic athletes. If you ask them to hit a baseball or golf ball, they can't do that.
[ Aerobic Ask Athletes Ball Baseball Cyclists Golf Great Hit Number Them Work]
So you had to rev your engines, to beat the Russians and I think more than anything, if the Soviet team would win, or the Soviet athletes would win, you would see and hear and read about that. Quite frequently. So they would make a big issue of it.
[ Anything Athletes Beat Big Engines Frequently Had Hear Issue Make More Quite Read Russians See Soviet Team Than Think Win Would Your]
That's one of the reasons I moved to Florida. Of course, the main reason is the weather and the training. But there's more jealousy in Switzerland because it's so little and they don't have so many athletes.
[ Athletes Because Course Florida Jealousy Little Main Many More Moved Reason Reasons Switzerland Training Weather]
We typically don't choose our athletes until about a month prior to the Games because anything can happen.
[ Anything Athletes Because Choose Games Happen Month Our Prior Typically Until]
Young people and Indian people need to know that we existed in the 20th Century. We need to know who our heroes are and to know what we have done and accomplished in this century other than what Olympic athletes Jim Thorpe and Billy Mills have done.
[ Accomplished Athletes Billy Century Done Existed Heroes Indian Jim Know Mills Need Olympic Other Our Than Thorpe Young]
Entertainers, athletes, and stars started giving me support.
[ Athletes Entertainers Giving Stars Started Support]
Training of female athletes is so new that the limits of female possibility are still unknown.
[ Athletes Female Limits New Possibility Still Training Unknown]
I have read many studies out of the Karolinska Institute in Sweden and they demonstrated that Vitamin E, Co-Q-10, and Fish Oil could protect the immune system of athletes and prevent disease.
[ Athletes Could Demonstrated Disease Fish Immune Institute Many Oil Out Prevent Protect Read Studies Sweden System]
Getting to know athletes from all over the planet is a big part of the Olympic experience.
[ Athletes Big Experience Getting Know Olympic Over Part Planet]
I think marriage and athletes is a bad combination.
[ Athletes Bad Combination Marriage Think]
Having a home away from the media glare is important to world-class athletes.
[ Athletes Away Glare Having Home Important Media World-Class]
I mean, the greatest athletes in the world are African-American.
[ African-American Athletes Greatest Mean World]
My guess is many top athletes, distance runners included, use performance-enhancing drugs, enough so that the problem must be tackled.
[ Athletes Distance Enough Guess Included Many Must Problem Runners Tackled Top Use]
I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know.
[ Access Accounts Artists Athletes Beings Believe Creativity Energies Exceptional Experience Extraordinary Firmly Greater Harbor Heightened Human Judging Know Life Mystical Performance Powers Than]
We want to make sure our athletes have a future once their athletics careers are over.
[ Athletes Athletics Careers Future Make Once Our Over Sure Their Want]
I think there is a special bond between Carolina athletes. A lot of people seem to wear our gear because it is fashionable. They love the colors. It's Michael Jordan's school!
[ Athletes Because Between Bond Carolina Colors Fashionable Gear Jordan Lot Love Michael Our School Seem Special Think Wear]
Nutrition is also a valuable component that can help athletes both protect themselves and improve performance.
[ Also Athletes Both Component Help Improve Nutrition Performance Protect Themselves Valuable]
The contracts are structured different than athletes in America, but for me, it was good to move on and go back to playing in the premiere league, which is the best league. It was disappointing, as far as the team goes, but for me, there wasn't much I could do.
[ America Athletes Back Best Contracts Could Different Disappointing Far Go Goes Good League Move Much Playing Premiere Structured Team Than Which]
I do not think athletes should get a free pass. I don't think we should train our children and future athletes to believe that they are above the law and morality.
[ Above Athletes Believe Children Free Future Get Law Morality Our Pass Should Think Train]
They see themselves as athletes and only athletes.
[ Athletes Only See Themselves]
Today, many fans are saddened and upset by the lack of integrity they see in professional boxing that has significantly weakened the sport - the most deplorable problem of which is the treatment of the sport's athletes.
[ Athletes Boxing Deplorable Fans Integrity Lack Many Most Problem Professional Saddened See Significantly Sport Today Treatment Upset Weakened Which]
When we reach the point where the women athletes are getting their pick of dates just as easily as the men athletes, then we've really and truly arrived. Parity at last!
[ Arrived Athletes Dates Easily Getting Just Last Men Parity Pick Point Reach Really Their Then Truly Where Women]
Some of today's athletes do not have that kind of pride. They left school at 16, have never had a job in their life and are getting Lottery funding, earning money as an athlete.
[ Athlete Athletes Earning Funding Getting Had Job Kind Left Life Lottery Money Never Pride School Some Their Today]
I think exercise tests us in so many ways, our skills, our hearts, our ability to bounce back after setbacks. This is the inner beauty of sports and competition, and it can serve us all well as adult athletes. Fitness
[ Ability Adult After Athletes Back Beauty Bounce Competition Exercise Hearts Inner Many Our Serve Setbacks Skills Sports Tests Think Us Ways Well]
I worry when athletes are simply used by their universities to produce revenue, to make money for them, nothing to show at the back end. I grew up with a lot of players who had very, very tough lives after the ball started bouncing for them. And that's why I'm going to continue to fight.
[ After Athletes Back Ball Bouncing Continue End Fight Going Grew Had Lives Lot Make Money Nothing Players Produce Revenue Show Simply Started Their Them Tough Universities Up Used Very Why Worry]
I want to express my deepest apology to the athletes, the people of Salt Lake City in Utah and the millions of citizens worldwide who love and respect the games.
[ Apology Athletes Citizens City Deepest Express Games Lake Love Millions Respect Salt Utah Want Worldwide]
It was the baseball fantasy of a lifetime - to be able to sit on the bench with all those professional athletes. I got to take my son along because I wasn't sure I would be able to play with them.
[ Able Along Athletes Baseball Because Bench Fantasy Got Lifetime Play Professional Sit Son Sure Take Them Those Would]
I've witnessed thousands of superior athletes try to becomes hitters and fail at it.
[ Athletes Becomes Fail Hitters Superior Thousands Try Witnessed]
These days the temptation to use steroids in sports has become too great for many young athletes.
[ Athletes Become Days Great Many Sports Steroids Temptation These Too Use Young]
I have a hard time believing athletes are overpriced. If an owner is losing money, give it up. It's a business. I have trouble figuring out why owners would stay in if they're losing money.
[ Athletes Believing Business Figuring Give Hard Losing Money Out Owner Owners Stay Time Trouble Up Why Would]
But as much as I am personally proud for winning five championships, I'm equally proud just being part of a women's division that has gotten so much better with all these great athletes here.
[ Am Athletes Being Better Championships Division Equally Five Gotten Great Here Just Much Part Personally Proud These Winning Women]
Sports is a metaphor for overcoming obstacles and achieving against great odds. Athletes, in times of difficulty, can be important role models.
[ Achieving Against Athletes Difficulty Great Important Metaphor Models Obstacles Odds Overcoming Role Sports Times]
Food fighters in Japan think of themselves as athletes. They have a higher recognition of the game and are constantly thinking about records. I probably won't continue for long because it puts pressure on the body. But I am at the age where I can perform my best.
[ Age Am Athletes Because Best Body Constantly Continue Fighters Food Game Higher Japan Long Perform Pressure Probably Puts Recognition Records Themselves Think Thinking Where Won]
Many athletes competing in Atlanta wouldn't be here if it weren't for corporate support.
[ Athletes Atlanta Competing Corporate Here Many Support Weren]
Clean living is the cardinal principle in the lives of the world's greatest athletes, as the phenomenal performances of these outstanding characters will obviously show.
[ Athletes Cardinal Characters Clean Greatest Lives Living Obviously Outstanding Performances Phenomenal Principle Show These Will World]
Reporters often forget that athletes are human beings.
[ Athletes Beings Forget Human Often Reporters]
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.
[ Athletes Because Been Britain Compete Enough Lot Meetings Our Properly Really Stunted Talent Think]
That's the hard part about sport: as men we haven't started to be in our prime, but as athletes we are old people. I needed support. I lost trust and did stupid things.
[ Athletes Did Hard Haven Lost Men Needed Old Our Part Prime Sport Started Stupid Support Things Trust]
I love watching a good horse do what he's bred to do - I guess that's what I like the most about it. And I love to see good athletes do what they're bred to do.
[ Athletes Bred Good Guess Horse Love Most See Watching]
In reality, we can prove that the incidents of drug, alcohol abuse and violence have dropped dramatically among professional athletes - but the problem is it would be impossible to convince than fans, because of what they read on the AP wire.
[ Abuse Alcohol Among Athletes Because Convince Dramatically Dropped Fans Impossible Incidents Problem Professional Prove Read Reality Than Violence Wire Would]
There's that initial reticence for some athletes to take you seriously.
[ Athletes Initial Reticence Seriously Some Take]
Someone who wants to write should make an effort to write a little something every day. Writing in this sense is the same as athletes who practice a sport every day to keep their skills honed.
[ Athletes Day Effort Every Honed Keep Little Make Practice Same Sense Should Skills Someone Something Sport Their Wants Write Writing]
We have got to go out there and deliver, go on the streets and find athletes, improve facilities around the country and find coaches. We have got to go out there and search for a star.
[ Around Athletes Coaches Country Deliver Facilities Find Go Got Improve Out Search Star Streets]
For centuries, New York has served as the gateway for millions of people from all over the world in search of the American dream. It only makes sense that it would now serve as a gateway for the world's greatest athletes.
[ American Athletes Centuries Dream Gateway Greatest Makes Millions New Now Only Over Search Sense Serve Served World Would York]
In general, I enjoy athletes who have a strong character who let their abilities speak for themselves.
[ Abilities Athletes Character Enjoy General Speak Strong Their Themselves]
The bottom line is that these athletes tend to be safer investments because they really value their marketing opportunities. They don't make as much money as during their active careers.
[ Active Athletes Because Bottom Careers During Investments Line Make Marketing Money Much Opportunities Really Safer Tend Their These Value]
I am thrilled yet overwhelmed. There are so many great women athletes, some incredible performances.
[ Am Athletes Great Incredible Many Overwhelmed Performances Some Thrilled Women Yet]
The night before I compete, I like to have steak. Meat is especially important for female athletes because it provides them with the nutrients they need to perform at their best.
[ Athletes Because Before Best Compete Especially Female Important Meat Need Night Nutrients Perform Provides Steak Their Them]
I had a great interest in sports. I had three older brothers who were great athletes. I was not.
[ Athletes Brothers Great Had Interest Older Sports Three Were]
For athletes, the Olympics are the ultimate test of their worth.
[ Athletes Olympics Test Their Ultimate Worth]
Among the world elite there are a handful of athletes who are physically capable of winning it.
[ Among Athletes Capable Elite Handful Physically Winning World]
American professional athletes are bilingual; they speak English and profanity.
[ American Athletes Bilingual English Profanity Professional Speak]
I wish I had said 'some athletes here are competing unfairly.' It was my opinion, never an accusation.
[ Accusation Athletes Competing Had Here Never Opinion Said Some Unfairly Wish]
It is essential that we put an end to steroid abuse and set a better example for aspiring young athletes to follow, so that some day, when they make it in the All Star Game, it will be because of their own natural talents, and not because of a performance enhancing product.
[ Abuse Aspiring Athletes Because Better Day End Enhancing Essential Example Follow Game Make Natural Own Performance Product Put Set Some Star Steroid Talents Their Will Young]
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.
[ Able Athletes Audition Believe Classroom College Degree Encouraged Focus Get Go Grades League Minor Naturally Pros Reason Should Take Well Your]
Dance is certainly a sport, and they are phenomenal athletes, and they're also artists.
[ Also Artists Athletes Certainly Dance Phenomenal Sport]
I think the athletes respond well to me because I have been successful.
[ Athletes Because Been Respond Successful Think Well]
One of the perks of being an actor is to get to meet athletes that you respect. Especially who played before my time. Brooks Robinson is one of those athletes; they just don't make them any nicer.
[ Actor Any Athletes Before Being Brooks Especially Get Just Make Meet Nicer Perks Played Respect Robinson Them Those Time]
The only reason we make good role models is because you guys look up to athletes and we can influence you in positive ways. But the real role models should be your parents and teachers!
[ Athletes Because Good Guys Influence Look Make Models Only Parents Positive Real Reason Role Should Teachers Up Ways Your]
They thought that athletes that worked out with my system wouldn't be able to throw a ball because they'd be too muscle bound. Those are the misconceptions I had to go through for about 40 years.
[ Able Athletes Ball Because Bound Go Had Misconceptions Muscle Out System Those Thought Through Throw Too Worked Years]
We do not use managers, we are the representatives of our athletes, and that is why I am deeply involved in athletics, I follow our athletes careers from start to finish, 100% all the way.
[ Am Athletes Athletics Careers Deeply Finish Follow Involved Managers Our Representatives Start Use Way Why]
Athletes as role models and heroes is a hoax, a sick hoax. The men and women who are fighting in Iraq, they are the true heroes.
[ Athletes Fighting Heroes Hoax Iraq Men Models Role Sick True Women]
I feel sorry sometimes for these sportsmen and women who put in just as much effort as the footballers. For example, athletes train at least as hard as footballers but have to be happy if they can earn enough to finance a decent education.
[ Athletes Decent Earn Education Effort Enough Example Feel Finance Footballers Happy Hard Just Least Much Put Sometimes Sorry Sportsmen These Train Women]
It strikes me that these days, clubs don't even want players who can truly play any more; they just want athletes, quick guys who don't have a football brain, can just run and run; some of them, Jesus. I can never imagine acting like that.
[ Acting Any Athletes Brain Clubs Days Even Football Guys Imagine Jesus Just More Never Play Players Quick Run Some Strikes Them These Truly Want]
In this culture, where entertainers and athletes wield such power, it seems only right to me that they try to make their influence a good one.
[ Athletes Culture Entertainers Good Influence Make Only Power Right Seems Such Their Try Where Wield]
If we carry on filling up the calendar, we keep on pushing the athlete, we shorten the athletes longevity. The risk is to shorten a career that could have lasted 10 years because the athlete is burnt out.
[ Athlete Athletes Because Burnt Calendar Career Carry Could Filling Keep Lasted Longevity Out Pushing Risk Shorten Up Years]
Too many athletes do not admit their weaknesses.
[ Admit Athletes Many Their Too Weaknesses]
I was so afraid that the athletes wouldn't talk to me because I'm a woman.
[ Afraid Athletes Because Talk Woman]
As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly. Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime. That's the toughest part of the day. Sports
[ Athletes Come Day Downtime Here Lot Part Quickly Reacting Stop Toughest Used]
Since I achieved something, running has exploded in my country. For me sometimes it is difficult even to know who the athletes are who are competing at the highest level. There are thousands.
[ Achieved Athletes Competing Country Difficult Even Exploded Highest Know Level Running Since Something Sometimes Thousands]
Universities exist to transmit knowledge and understanding of ideas and values to students not to provide entertainment for spectators or employment for athletes.
[ Athletes Employment Entertainment Exist Ideas Knowledge Provide Spectators Students Transmit Understanding Universities Values]
That is what great athletes can do: they give us a model of striving for human perfection.
[ Athletes Give Great Human Model Perfection Striving Us]
We feel very honored to have been offered the responsibility to host this great event, Berlin is a wonderful city that is developing at a tremendous rate, and this decision means that we can now prepare to welcome the world's best athletes to a fascinating place.
[ Athletes Been Berlin Best City Decision Developing Event Fascinating Feel Great Honored Host Means Now Offered Place Prepare Rate Responsibility Tremendous Very Welcome Wonderful World]
I long for the days when athletes were revered. I want to see the romance return to sports, to see people enjoy the game purely for the game and the players.
[ Athletes Days Enjoy Game Long Players Purely Return Revered Romance See Sports Want Were]
Several professional athletes have wrongly taught many young Americans by example that the only way to succeed in sports is to take steroids.
[ Americans Athletes Example Many Only Professional Several Sports Steroids Succeed Take Taught Way Wrongly Young]
My concentration level blocks out everything. Concentration is why some athletes are better than others. You develop that concentration in training and concentrate in a meet.
[ Athletes Better Blocks Concentrate Concentration Develop Everything Level Meet Others Out Some Than Training Why]
To be candid with you, free agency hurts all sports. It's great for athletes making an enormous amount of money. But to say it helps the sports, I don't believe that.
[ Agency Amount Athletes Believe Candid Enormous Free Great Helps Hurts Making Money Say Sports]
The type of athletes we draft still need types of versatility on the defense side of the ball, run the offense. You should still be concerned on the offense side of the ball.
[ Athletes Ball Concerned Defense Draft Need Offense Run Should Side Still Type Types Versatility]
Without a doubt, professional boxers are the most exploited athletes in our Nation.
[ Athletes Boxers Doubt Exploited Most Nation Our Professional Without]
Cameron was able to get an inside look at professional football from the standpoint of athletes and agents and general managers that few people have ever seen.
[ Able Agents Athletes Cameron Ever Few Football General Get Inside Look Managers Professional Seen Standpoint]
Everything about the Olympics was first class, and women were treated as athletes and equals.
[ Athletes Class Equals Everything First Olympics Treated Were Women]
I want to be like the athletes who seem stuck in time. When you see them at 50, you say they probably can still run like a champ.
[ Athletes Champ Probably Run Say See Seem Still Stuck Them Time Want]
Athletes know kids look up to them, and it's important for athletes to be responsible.
[ Athletes Important Kids Know Look Responsible Them Up]
I have spoken with many former athletes, and they tell me the best time they had was in sports. I listen to them and use their experience in my career.
[ Athletes Best Career Experience Former Had Listen Many Spoken Sports Tell Their Them Time Use]
Everywhere you look these days you see Carolina athletes.
[ Athletes Carolina Days Everywhere Look See These]
I always liked serve-and-volley players and big athletes.
[ Always Athletes Big Liked Players]
I have got better things to do in working with my athletes who I feel are going to be involved in 2012.
[ Athletes Better Feel Going Got Involved Things Working]
In the seventies we had to make it acceptable for people to accept girls and women as athletes. We had to make it okay for them to be active. Those were much scarier times for females in sports.
[ Accept Acceptable Active Athletes Females Girls Had Make Much Okay Scarier Seventies Sports Them Those Times Were Women]
The London Games will be designed for the athletes and we will provide them with the very best venues and the very best conditions to pursue their sporting dreams in London.
[ Athletes Best Conditions Designed Dreams Games London Provide Pursue Sporting Their Them Venues Very Will]
No one will burn out doing aerobic running. It is too much anaerobic running, which the American scholastic athletic system tends to put young athletes through, that burns them out.
[ Aerobic American Athletes Athletic Burn Burns Doing Much Out Put Running Scholastic System Tends Them Through Too Which Will Young]
This is America's Team and we are confident this outstanding group of athletes will make our country proud.
[ America Athletes Confident Country Group Make Our Outstanding Proud Team Will]