Quotations that match 'olympic'.

Russell joined the team in December, 1956, following the Olympics. Bob Cousy
[ December Following Joined Olympics Russell Team]
The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Conquering Essential Fighting Games Important Life Most Olympic Part Taking Thing Well Winning]
Join me in Olympic Heros for Abstinence. The best sex is no sex. Kurt Angle
[ Abstinence Best Heros Join Olympic Sex]
It's not the Olympics. It's Concord, New Hampshire, and a homecoming should reflect the community I'm part of. Christa McAuliffe
[ Community Concord Hampshire Homecoming New Olympics Part Reflect Should]
The Olympic Games are the quadrennial celebration of the springtime of humanity. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Celebration Games Humanity Olympic Springtime]
Anabolic steroids were not banned until after the 72 Olympics. Bill Toomey
[ After Banned Olympics Steroids Until Were]
It's different today than it was then. In those days we were strictly amateurs. If I had wanted to stay in for the '80 Olympics, my parents couldn't have afforded it. Dorothy Hamill
[ Afforded Amateurs Days Different Had Olympics Parents Stay Strictly Than Then Those Today Wanted Were]
Part of what Special Olympics is trying to do is break down stereotypes that still exist for people. There is still a lot of fear. Maria Shriver
[ Break Down Exist Fear Lot Olympics Part Special Stereotypes Still Trying]
As a child I was very involved with sports and I knew at age 9 that I wanted to be an Olympic champion. Marion Jones
[ Age Champion Child Involved Knew Olympic Sports Very Wanted]
I'm quite excited to think that I will run the Olympic race here next year. Hermann Maier
[ Excited Here Next Olympic Quite Race Run Think Will Year]
Through everything I've gone through- and I've been everywhere, at the top of the world, in jail, hung over drunk - I never gave up my dream of winning a gold medal in the Olympics. Dan O'Brien
[ Been Dream Drunk Everything Everywhere Gave Gold Gone Hung Jail Medal Never Olympics Over Through Top Up Winning World]
I've been very fortunate to be involved in all the Super Bowls, to see some World Series, to cover heavyweight championship fights; I've been to the Olympics and seen every sporting event there is. Will McDonough
[ Been Bowls Championship Cover Event Every Fights Fortunate Heavyweight Involved Olympics See Seen Series Some Sporting Super Very World]
Yesterday the flame of the Olympic torch was carried through our great state on its way to Salt Lake City. Jane D. Hull
[ Carried City Flame Great Lake Olympic Our Salt State Through Torch Way Yesterday]
And then, looking back at my first Olympics, and when the pressure was on, in '94 and '98, and looking back and going, wow. I sensed and felt what Brian had gone through. Elvis Stojko
[ Back Brian Felt First Going Gone Had Looking Olympics Pressure Sensed Then Through Wow]
It took me time to realize that the men who won Olympic gold medals in the decathlon are just men, just like me. Dan O'Brien
[ Decathlon Gold Just Medals Men Olympic Realize Time Took Won]
For too long the world has failed to recognise that the Olympic Games and the Olympic Movement are about fine athletics and fine art. Avery Brundage
[ Art Athletics Failed Fine Games Long Movement Olympic Recognise Too World]
My main point in this regard was to compete for my country and my people and to receive the support of the entire Cuban society, to carry my flag in whatever competition I was in, the Olympic Games, Pan-American Games. Alberto Juantorena
[ Carry Compete Competition Country Cuban Entire Flag Games Main Olympic Point Receive Regard Society Support Whatever]
The Olympics are coming... and it's a big problem in American politics, because the problem with holding the Olympics this fall is that we're all going to be focused on the Olympics, and it makes that window of opportunity for Gore to win the election that much smaller. Susan Estrich
[ American Because Big Coming Election Fall Focused Going Gore Holding Makes Much Olympics Opportunity Politics Problem Smaller Win Window]
I remember at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Shaq always wanted me to show him steps over and over. Hakeem Olajuwon
[ Always Atlanta Him Olympics Over Remember Show Steps Wanted]
And, in nineteen seventy two Olympic Games I wasn't really going to be a star, and overnight I became a star. Olga Korbut
[ Became Games Going Nineteen Olympic Overnight Really Seventy Star Two]
I really want to do the Olympics. Obviously, I can't let things out of the bag, so to speak. Mark Roberts
[ Bag Obviously Olympics Out Really Speak Things Want]
You do not boo an Olympic Gold Medalist. I'm the best in the world. I came here for you. You dont' boo me. Kurt Angle
[ Best Boo Came Dont Gold Here Olympic World]
The Olympic stadium may have been built only in the early 1970s but it was clear for a long time it had no future. For many reasons it is not good enough for modern football and today's fans. Franz Beckenbauer
[ Been Built Clear Early Enough Fans Football Future Good Had Long Many May Modern Olympic Only Reasons Stadium Time Today]
Finishing second in the Olympics gets you silver. Finishing second in politics gets you oblivion. Richard M. Nixon
[ Finishing Gets Oblivion Olympics Politics Second Silver]
People could see in me who I am now, an Olympic champ, the best in the world. Cathy Freeman
[ Am Best Champ Could Now Olympic See World]
The ultimate would be to compete in a couple more Olympics, hopefully break some world records and wind up my sports career with a couple of years in the WNBA. Marion Jones
[ Break Career Compete Couple Hopefully More Olympics Records Some Sports Ultimate Up Wind Wnba World Would Years]
Waving the flag at the 1976 Olympics wasn't my idea. It was too much apple pie and ice cream. Not that I don't love my country, but I felt it was my victory up there, I put all the time into it. Bruce Jenner
[ Apple Country Cream Felt Flag Ice Idea Into Love Much Olympics Pie Put Time Too Up Victory Waving]
I always thought, it would be neat to make the Olympic team. Michael Phelps
[ Always Make Neat Olympic Team Thought Would]
My life has been a whirlwind since the '94 Olympics. Nancy Kerrigan
[ Been Life Olympics Since Whirlwind]
So as an amateur Olympic competitor I loved criticism, because it made me better. But now as a professional I don't really know how to channel it or where to take it, so I don't take it quite as well. Scott Hamilton
[ Amateur Because Better Channel Competitor Criticism How Know Loved Made Now Olympic Professional Quite Really Take Well Where]
I'm hoping that maybe everyone on the Olympic team thinks that I'm worthy to carry the flag. That's my next goal, to carry the flag during the opening ceremonies, if everyone chooses me. Picabo Street
[ Carry Ceremonies Chooses During Everyone Flag Goal Hoping Maybe Next Olympic Opening Team Thinks Worthy]
The Olympics: not one of my better memories. Debi Thomas
[ Better Memories Olympics]
My goal is one Olympic gold medal. Not many people in this world can say, 'I'm an Olympic gold medalist.' Michael Phelps
[ Goal Gold Many Medal Olympic Say World]
I tried to make the Olympics team in 1956. Bruce Dern
[ Make Olympics Team Tried]
The Olympics are a wonderful metaphor for world cooperation, the kind of international competition that's wholesome and healthy, an interplay between countries that represents the best in all of us. John Williams
[ Best Between Competition Cooperation Countries Healthy International Interplay Kind Metaphor Olympics Represents Us Wholesome Wonderful World]
Well my thoughts on American swimming are that our prospects look favorable, but we may not have as strong a showing in the gold medal count as in previous Olympics. But I am not coaching. Mark Spitz
[ Am American Coaching Count Favorable Gold Look May Medal Olympics Our Previous Prospects Showing Strong Swimming Thoughts Well]
After the '96 Olympics, we all started believing that this is bigger than we thought, and we were willing to do the work. We knew that it was up to us, the players, to make soccer successful. Brandi Chastain
[ After Believing Bigger Knew Make Olympics Players Soccer Started Successful Than Thought Up Us Were Willing Work]
My greatest honour was to be included in the Australian Olympic team in 1992, 1996 and hopefully 2000. Rhonda Cator
[ Australian Greatest Honour Hopefully Included Olympic Team]
I always wanted to be a dentist from the time I was in high school, and I was accepted to dental school in the spring of 1972. I was planning to go, but after the Olympics there were other opportunities. Mark Spitz
[ Accepted After Always Dental Dentist Go High Olympics Opportunities Other Planning School Spring Time Wanted Were]
The spirit of the Olympic movement is great for young people because it teaches them about the training and discipline required to compete. Even if they don't make the teams, they can rededicate their lives to the art of sport, discipline, and physical fitness. Richard M. Daley
[ Art Because Compete Discipline Even Fitness Great Lives Make Movement Olympic Physical Required Spirit Sport Teaches Teams Their Them Training Young]
In fact, at Olympic National Park in my district, they 3 years ago had 130 summer employees they brought in for temporary work. This summer they have 25 because they cannot afford more. Norm Dicks
[ Afford Ago Because Brought Cannot District Employees Fact Had More National Olympic Park Summer Temporary Work Years]
The Olympics remain the most compelling search for excellence that exists in sport, and maybe in life itself. Dawn Fraser
[ Compelling Excellence Exists Itself Life Maybe Most Olympics Remain Search Sport]
The fans and supporters are also part of the Olympic family. Bill Toomey
[ Also Family Fans Olympic Part Supporters]
I started in law school in '71 and graduated in '74. So I was training for the Olympics, running or averaging around 20 miles a day and going to law school full time. Frank Shorter
[ Around Averaging Day Full Going Graduated Law Miles Olympics Running School Started Time Training]
And currently, there are four to five new works in the pipeline for upcoming celebrations such as the Sydney 2000 Olympics, Australian Federation, my 50th Birthday, and Sydney Dance Company's 25th Anniversary. Graeme Murphy
[ Anniversary Australian Birthday Celebrations Company Currently Dance Federation Five Four New Olympics Pipeline Such Sydney Upcoming Works]
That's because the International Olympic Committee has a policy of never replacing medals. Mary Lou Retton
[ Because Committee International Medals Never Olympic Policy Replacing]
I wouldn't say that there's ever been an Olympic champion that didn't deserve to win an Olympic Gold Medal. Dorothy Hamill
[ Been Champion Deserve Ever Gold Medal Olympic Say Win]
The highlight of my career? The Olympics, of course. Tara Lipinski
[ Career Course Highlight Olympics]
It is the inspiration of the Olympic Games that drives people not only to compete but to improve, and to bring lasting spiritual and moral benefits to the athlete and inspiration to those lucky enough to witness the athletic dedication. Herb Elliott
[ Athlete Athletic Benefits Bring Compete Dedication Drives Enough Games Improve Inspiration Lasting Lucky Moral Olympic Only Spiritual Those Witness]
In Hollywood you can see things at night that are fast enough to be in the Olympics in the day time. Will Rogers
[ Day Enough Fast Hollywood Night Olympics See Things Time]
I don't know what it means to be out there against the Olympics. Yahoo Serious
[ Against Know Means Olympics Out]
As a teenager I had no idea that I had the potential to win an Olympic gold medal and my athletic career developed only by lucky circumstances. Peter Snell
[ Athletic Career Circumstances Developed Gold Had Idea Lucky Medal Olympic Only Potential Teenager Win]
The feeling of accomplishment welled up inside of me, three Olympic gold medals. I knew that was something nobody could ever take away from me, ever. Wilma Rudolph
[ Accomplishment Away Could Ever Feeling Gold Inside Knew Medals Nobody Olympic Something Take Three Up]
There's not a whole lot of events out there on television, especially in the years between Olympic Games. Shannon Miller
[ Between Especially Events Games Lot Olympic Out Television Whole Years]
And in nineteen seventy two I almost wasn't, on the team, but I knew about it just before Olympic Games for three months before this why this is was not very good for me. I'd been ready to go, you know. Olga Korbut
[ Almost Been Before Games Go Good Just Knew Know Months Nineteen Olympic Ready Seventy Team Three Two Very Why]
It was pretty extensive - we worked out 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, for 3 months, which I think is more than anybody in the Olympics. I thought well I don't need this, the girls need it, but it was a gift. David Carradine
[ Anybody Day Days Extensive Gift Girls Hours Months More Need Olympics Out Pretty Than Think Thought Week Well Which Worked]
I got beat real hard and heavy in the Olympic Games in 1968 by a guy who swam an incredible race one time in his whole life, but he did it right at the right time. I'd like to be that guy now. Maybe that's what I'm going to have to pull out of my hat to make the Olympic team. Mark Spitz
[ Beat Did Games Going Got Guy Hard Hat Heavy His Incredible Life Make Maybe Now Olympic Out Pull Race Real Right Swam Team Time Whole]
The dullest Olympic sport is curling, whatever 'curling' means. Andy Rooney
[ Curling Dullest Means Olympic Sport Whatever]
The Olympic Games were created for the exhaltation of the individual athlete. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Athlete Created Games Individual Olympic Were]
And from that nineteen sixty four, this was my goal to go to Olympic Games. And I realized what does it mean, Olympic Games, like big celebration. Olga Korbut
[ Big Celebration Does Four Games Go Goal Mean Nineteen Olympic Realized Sixty]
My training has been going really well these past few days and my goal is to keep it up for the next few weeks and hopefully earn a spot on the U.S. Olympic team. Sasha Cohen
[ Been Days Earn Few Goal Going Hopefully Keep Next Olympic Past Really Spot Team These Training Up Weeks Well]
The Olympics were great, because you had to make the team, and then go to the games. Now, I don't know, these guys today don't want to do anything like that. Oscar Robertson
[ Anything Because Games Go Great Guys Had Know Make Now Olympics Team Then These Today Want Were]
I think the Olympics could help us reach more people. Graeme Murphy
[ Could Help More Olympics Reach Think Us]
The Olympic Games of the Modern Era began in 1896 in the city of Athens. Bill Toomey
[ Athens Began City Era Games Modern Olympic]
Remember before nineteen seventy two Olympic Games I was total skinny, I was small, very strong, they may be don't like to see a gymnastics like that. I don't know but, gymnastics, might. Nineteen seventy two supposed to be change somewhere. Olga Korbut
[ Before Change Games Gymnastics Know May Might Nineteen Olympic Remember See Seventy Skinny Small Somewhere Strong Supposed Total Two Very]
Olympic Gold changed me and my life dramatically. I became a celebrity overnight and people see me as a famous skater, not a real person. Oksana Baiul
[ Became Celebrity Changed Dramatically Famous Gold Life Olympic Overnight Person Real See Skater]
So, in a way I was hedging and saying that if the Olympic stuff doesn't work out at least I can be a lawyer. Frank Shorter
[ Hedging Lawyer Least Olympic Out Saying Stuff Way Work]
I still can't believe I won the Olympics. That's what I feel right now - completely alive as a human being. It's a really beautiful moment. Clara Hughes
[ Alive Beautiful Being Believe Completely Feel Human Moment Now Olympics Really Right Still Won]
Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian holidays that move in sync, like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics. Marvin Olasky
[ Christian During Easter Holidays Ice Jewish Move Olympics Only Pairs Saw Skating Sync Winter]
Olympics is global competition in which eighty, ninety, hundred, hundred and ten countries participate. George Pataki
[ Competition Countries Eighty Global Hundred Ninety Olympics Participate Ten Which]
My academic schedule is lighter this year because it's an Olympic year. Sasha Cohen
[ Academic Because Lighter Olympic Schedule Year]
The world awaits Beijing's hosting of the 2008 Olympics, an occasion which will bring into the global spotlight the dramatic advances China is making in enhancing the quality of life for its people. Alexander Haig
[ Advances Awaits Beijing Bring China Dramatic Enhancing Global Hosting Into Life Making Occasion Olympics Quality Spotlight Which Will World]
What was most important to me at the Olympics was going out there and performing my best. When I messed up the first jump combination, which was my big move, it hit me that I messed up the program of my life. Debi Thomas
[ Best Big Combination First Going Hit Important Jump Life Messed Most Move Olympics Out Performing Program Up Which]
We have been actively trying to have New York City host the 2012 Olympics. George Pataki
[ Actively Been City Host New Olympics Trying York]
In the Olympic Oath, I ask for only one thing: sporting loyalty. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Ask Loyalty Oath Olympic Only Sporting Thing]
The Olympics are always a special competition, it is very difficult to predict what will happen. Sergei Bubka
[ Always Competition Difficult Happen Olympics Predict Special Very Will]
If there's anything that is the center of my career both creatively and emotionally, it's the Olympics. Dick Ebersol
[ Anything Both Career Center Creatively Emotionally Olympics]
Figure skating is an unlikely Olympic event but its good television. It's sort of a combination of gymnastics and ballet. A little sexy too which doesn't hurt. Andy Rooney
[ Ballet Combination Event Figure Good Gymnastics Hurt Little Olympic Sexy Skating Sort Television Too Unlikely Which]
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. Russell Means
[ Accomplished Athletes Billy Century Done Existed Heroes Indian Jim Know Mills Need Olympic Other Our Than Thorpe Young]
If you dream and you allow yourself to dream you can do anything. And that's what this Olympic medal represents. Clara Hughes
[ Allow Anything Dream Medal Olympic Represents Yourself]
Of course, most people remember that I received the first perfect 10 in Olympic gymnastics competition. Nadia Comaneci
[ Competition Course First Gymnastics Most Olympic Perfect Received Remember]
For athletes, the Olympics are the ultimate test of their worth. Mary Lou Retton
[ Athletes Olympics Test Their Ultimate Worth]
Squash has the credentials to become an olympic event and our goal is to see the sport in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. We are working towards this and will keep trying even if our bid is not successful. Jahangir Khan
[ Become Beijing Bid Credentials Even Event Goal Keep Olympic Olympics Our See Sport Squash Successful Towards Trying Will Working]
It's typical of Italian culture that we only start to feel emotional about something when we have the possibility to see it in front of us. By February, Italy will have Olympic fever. Alberto Tomba
[ Culture Emotional February Feel Fever Front Italian Italy Olympic Only Possibility See Something Start Typical Us Will]
And I suggested to change very simple way to Olympic Games, in one competition, two different levels. Separate from, until sixteen, and after sixteen years old. Olga Korbut
[ After Change Competition Different Games Levels Old Olympic Separate Simple Sixteen Suggested Two Until Very Way Years]
Immediately after the Olympics, I was pretty fatigued. Eric Heiden
[ After Fatigued Immediately Olympics Pretty]
As many as three million people are expected to attend the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, British Columbia. The security concerns and economic opportunities are great for both Canada and Washington state. Rick Larsen
[ Attend Both British Canada Columbia Concerns Economic Expected Games Great Many Million Olympic Opportunities Security State Three Vancouver Washington Winter]
At an Olympics Game, you want to enjoy it, especially if you know it's going to be your last one. Shannon Miller
[ Enjoy Especially Game Going Know Last Olympics Want Your]
As an Olympic champion gymnast, I have always stayed involved in my sport. Nadia Comaneci
[ Always Champion Involved Olympic Sport Stayed]
The Olympic Movement gives the world an ideal which reckons with the reality of life, and includes a possibility to guide this reality toward the great Olympic Idea. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Gives Great Guide Idea Ideal Includes Life Movement Olympic Possibility Reality Toward Which World]
If you don't try to win you might as well hold the Olympics in somebody's back yard. Jesse Owens
[ Back Hold Might Olympics Somebody Try Well Win Yard]
The Olympic Spirit is neither the property of one race nor of one age. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Age Neither Nor Olympic Property Race Spirit]
Throughout its history, the international Olympic Committee has struggled to spread its ideal of fraternity, friendship, peace and universal understanding. Juan Antonio Samaranch
[ Committee Fraternity Friendship History Ideal International Olympic Peace Spread Struggled Throughout Understanding Universal]
What I can tell them is the way you become an Olympic champion is to start working now. I tell them why it's always worth it to put the time and effort into something you want to be good at. Rafer Johnson
[ Always Become Champion Effort Good Into Now Olympic Put Something Start Tell Them Time Want Way Why Working Worth]
I didn't train to make the Olympic team until 1968. I simply trained for the moment. I never even imagined I would be an Olympic athlete. It always seemed to evolve. Dick Fosbury
[ Always Athlete Even Evolve Imagined Make Moment Never Olympic Seemed Simply Team Train Trained Until Would]
My wife and I came to Canada for the 1994 Commonwealth Games and we really liked the B.C. lifestyle and environment. The following year we applied to become permanent residents. We moved here in 1996 after the Atlanta Olympics. Jonathan Brown
[ After Applied Atlanta Become Came Canada Commonwealth Environment Following Games Here Lifestyle Liked Moved Olympics Permanent Really Residents Wife Year]
I'm actually the daytime host of the Olympics on NBC. Jim Lampley
[ Actually Daytime Host Nbc Olympics]
The Olympics are great for notoriety right off the bat, but your body of work is what people remember you for. Brian Boitano
[ Bat Body Great Notoriety Off Olympics Remember Right Work Your]
Before the start of the '76 Olympics, I'd had 160 amateur fights. I won 155 and lost five. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Amateur Before Fights Five Had Lost Olympics Start Won]
Yeah, that's what kind of, we get the idea a little bit yeah, because other people from different countries also try as hard as they can to get a medal or a gold medal in the Olympic Games. And you know, if they can work hard, we can work hard as well. Inge de Bruijn
[ Also Because Bit Countries Different Games Get Gold Hard Idea Kind Know Little Medal Olympic Other Try Well Work Yeah]
When I went to the Olympics, I had every intention of shaving the mustache off, but I realized I was getting so many comments about it - and everybody was talking about it - that I decided to keep it. Mark Spitz
[ Comments Decided Every Everybody Getting Had Intention Keep Many Mustache Off Olympics Realized Shaving Talking Went]
Here were these college kids beating the Soviets and going on to the Olympic Gold Medal. To me, that's the greatest upset of all time in any sport that I can think of. Jim McKay
[ Any Beating College Going Gold Greatest Here Kids Medal Olympic Soviets Sport These Think Time Upset Were]
My dream as a youngster was to be like Olivier. To be a great stage actor. To be a great Shakespearean actor. To me that is the Olympics of acting. Armand Assante
[ Acting Actor Dream Great Olivier Olympics Shakespearean Stage Youngster]
They didn't have college scholarships for women. Had they done that at the time, I may have stayed on for another two Olympics, but the opportunities were not available to women that they have today. Debbie Meyer
[ Another Available College Done Had May Olympics Opportunities Scholarships Stayed Time Today Two Were Women]
The USA have recently done well in the Olympics and the Youth World Cup. So I think there will be some good young players available in the future, and not too expensive which is important to the club. Richard Gough
[ Available Club Cup Done Expensive Future Good Important Olympics Players Recently Some Think Too Usa Well Which Will World Young Youth]
There were no competitions on television. The first skating competition I ever remember seeing on television was the 1968 Olympics when Peggy Fleming won. Dorothy Hamill
[ Competition Competitions Ever First Fleming Olympics Peggy Remember Seeing Skating Television Were Won]
Most other competitions are individual achievements, but the Olympic Games is something that belongs to everybody. Scott Hamilton
[ Achievements Belongs Competitions Everybody Games Individual Most Olympic Other Something]
As a co-chair of the State's 2010 Olympics Task Force, I am working to make sure our border crossings are ready to handle the risks and benefits the Games will bring. Rick Larsen
[ Am Benefits Border Bring Force Games Handle Make Olympics Our Ready Risks State Sure Task Will Working]
The two designs are completely different. The first is totally futuristic, the second is more classical. You can of course get very excited about doing something completely out of the ordinary, just like the Olympic stadium in its time. But each to his or her own taste. Franz Beckenbauer
[ Classical Completely Course Designs Different Doing Each Excited First Futuristic Get Her His Just More Olympic Ordinary Out Own Second Something Stadium Taste Time Totally Two Very]
Past Olympians have a continuing role within the Olympic family. Bill Toomey
[ Continuing Family Olympians Olympic Past Role Within]
So when people go to the park this summer, they are not going to have the same quality of a visit. There is not going to be a ranger out on the trail to tell them about the important cultural and historic areas within the Olympic National Park. Norm Dicks
[ Areas Cultural Go Going Historic Important National Olympic Out Park Quality Ranger Same Summer Tell Them Trail Visit Within]
My last real race was at the Olympics in Sydney in 2000. Cathy Freeman
[ Last Olympics Race Real Sydney]
The Olympic Games are for the world and all nations must be admitted to them. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Admitted Games Must Nations Olympic Them World]
No, I don't run all the way. I'm not like an Olympic class runner. Bruce McCulloch
[ Class Olympic Run Runner Way]
At the Olympics in China, every color was represented... and that was just the drinking water. Evan Sayet
[ China Color Drinking Every Just Olympics Represented Water]
For six years, I kept my five Olympic medals wrapped in a plastic bread bag beneath my bed. Mary Lou Retton
[ Bag Bed Beneath Bread Five Kept Medals Olympic Plastic Six Wrapped Years]
The U.S. Olympic spirit award is an award that is given to an athlete who embodies the Olympic spirit in more ways than just on the playing field, in showing incredible perseverance, in overcoming obstacles, and what we wanted to do is have everybody can vote on-line. Brian Boitano
[ Athlete Award Embodies Everybody Field Given Incredible Just More Obstacles Olympic On-Line Overcoming Perseverance Playing Showing Spirit Than Vote Wanted Ways]
I've reached out to other mayors throughout the United States to form an Olympic Task Force of Mayors, and to community leaders, Congress, and businesspeople. As thousands of people around the country join the movement, it gets more and more exciting. Richard M. Daley
[ Around Community Congress Country Exciting Force Form Gets Join Leaders Mayors More Movement Olympic Other Out Reached States Task Thousands Throughout United]
I made my first Australian senior team when I was 16, first Olympics when I was 19, and I retired. I'm 32, I retired four years ago, so a good third of my life or nearly a third of my life has been all about running. Cathy Freeman
[ Ago Australian Been First Four Good Life Made Nearly Olympics Retired Running Senior Team Third Years]
I have to consider my greatest accomplishments winning the Olympics because everything that I've done after that is really because of the Olympics. Brian Boitano
[ Accomplishments After Because Consider Done Everything Greatest Olympics Really Winning]
One of the things I learned from working on the Olympics was, the world does not need another big multimedia show. Laurie Anderson
[ Another Big Does Learned Multimedia Need Olympics Show Things Working World]
We can't all win Olympic medals. Even I never won one. Esther Williams
[ Even Medals Never Olympic Win Won]
There is something in the Olympics, indefinable, springing from the soul, that must be preserved. Chris Brasher
[ Indefinable Must Olympics Preserved Something Soul Springing]
I met Jesse Owens once. He was a remarkable individual, and I have tremendous respect for what he did in the Olympics under the circumstances. Lee Trevino
[ Circumstances Did Individual Jesse Met Olympics Once Owens Remarkable Respect Tremendous Under]
Whatever the reason is, I hope we can finish talking about the Olympics. It's gone, it's behind us. The schedule wasn't proper for players who went there and there is some fatigue in a lot guys' play right now. Saku Koivu
[ Behind Fatigue Finish Gone Guys Hope Lot Now Olympics Play Players Proper Reason Right Schedule Some Talking Us Went Whatever]
In sports, people reach their peak very early. You have to move on. I don't know if I will ever surpass what I did at the Olympics, but I'm still doing the work I always wanted to do. Greg Louganis
[ Always Did Doing Early Ever Know Move Olympics Peak Reach Sports Still Surpass Their Very Wanted Will Work]
Football, basketball, and the Olympic sports all have their problems with banned substances. Jim Sensenbrenner
[ Banned Basketball Football Olympic Problems Sports Substances Their]
They want the Olympics. We ought to make sure they don't get the Olympics. George Nethercutt
[ Get Make Olympics Ought Sure Want]
They're still considered Olympic eligibles, so there's never an issue whether they're going to turn pro or not. When they get to that level, money is never an issue. They make so much money now. Dorothy Hamill
[ Considered Get Going Issue Level Make Money Much Never Now Olympic Pro Still Turn Whether]
I'd been ready too, because before Olympic Games, I wasn't compete in big competition like, World Championship, like European Championship. I just competed in national competition. Olga Korbut
[ Because Been Before Big Championship Compete Competed Competition European Games Just National Olympic Ready Too World]
Holding an Olympic Games means evoking history. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Evoking Games History Holding Means Olympic]
At the Olympics, you there to do a job. I feel you should take it seriously. You should be respectful. You are putting on the red-white-and-blue and going out there to perform for your country. Shannon Miller
[ Country Feel Going Job Olympics Out Perform Putting Respectful Seriously Should Take Your]
Even though the Bush campaign ad tells you that Afghanistan is a new democracy at the Olympics because of Bush's efforts, Afghanistan hasn't actually had an election. Peter Schuyler
[ Actually Ad Afghanistan Because Bush Campaign Democracy Efforts Election Even Had Hasn New Olympics Tells Though]
All the guys called the Olympic Village a high-class Boy Scout camp. Johnny Weissmuller
[ Boy Called Camp Guys High-Class Olympic Scout Village]
I do a lot of running and hiking, and I also collect stamps - space stamps and Olympics stamps. Sally Ride
[ Also Collect Hiking Lot Olympics Running Space Stamps]
In 1968, in the midst of the tumultuous 1960s, the Olympics were much more than just another event. Peggy Fleming
[ Another Event Just Midst More Much Olympics Than Tumultuous Were]
Everything about the Olympics was first class, and women were treated as athletes and equals. Elizabeth Robinson Schwartz
[ Athletes Class Equals Everything First Olympics Treated Were Women]
My biggest loss was the Olympics. I just can't forget losing. I never will. Mark Spitz
[ Biggest Forget Just Losing Loss Never Olympics Will]
Pay-per-view would deprive many kids of the delight of seeing the Olympics. Mary Lou Retton
[ Delight Deprive Kids Many Olympics Seeing Would]
We enter the government essentially in a hotel that is on fire. We're throwing people from the windows into the pool to save their lives and this is the evaluation of the Olympic diving committee: Well, the splash was too big. Austan Goolsbee
[ Big Committee Diving Enter Essentially Evaluation Fire Government Hotel Into Lives Olympic Pool Save Splash Their Throwing Too Well Windows]
The greatest memory for me of the 1984 Olympics was not the individual honors, but standing on the podium with my teammates to receive our team gold medal. Mitch Gaylord
[ Gold Greatest Honors Individual Medal Memory Olympics Our Podium Receive Standing Team Teammates]
I planned to stop in 2002 after the Salt Lake City Olympics. I felt able to remain competitive another four years, and I wanted to stop while I'm still at the top. Hermann Maier
[ Able After Another City Competitive Felt Four Lake Olympics Planned Remain Salt Still Stop Top Wanted While Years]
The Olympic Games is the ultimate level of competition. Russell Mark
[ Competition Games Level Olympic Ultimate]
May joy and good fellowship reign, and in this manner, may the Olympic Torch pursue its way through ages, increasing friendly understanding among nations, for the good of a humanity always more enthusiastic, more courageous and more pure. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Ages Always Among Courageous Enthusiastic Fellowship Friendly Good Humanity Increasing Joy Manner May More Nations Olympic Pure Pursue Reign Through Torch Understanding Way]
She said I did good and I think she was happy with what I did. She just wants me to get my higher Start Value vault, which I'll be competing at Trials and, hopefully, the Olympics. Carly Patterson
[ Competing Did Get Good Happy Higher Hopefully Just Olympics Said She Start Think Trials Value Vault Wants Which]
Nothing I have done professionally will top the feeling I got when singing with John Farnham at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney. Olivia Newton-John
[ Done Feeling Games Got John Nothing Olympic Professionally Singing Sydney Top Will]
I did pretty well at the Sydney Olympics, but those were my first Games. Marion Jones
[ Did First Games Olympics Pretty Sydney Those Well Were]
Every once in a while I run the Olympic downhill in Japan in my head. I think of how the energy is going to flow and then I make it all work for myself. Picabo Street
[ Downhill Energy Every Flow Going Head How Japan Make Myself Olympic Once Run Then Think While Work]
We have made drugs an Olympic event. It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life. Bill Toomey
[ Coverage Even Event Games Guilt Life Made Most Olympic Receives Reputation Ruin Suspicion]
Smith and Carlos aside, I object to using the Olympic awards stand to make a political statement. Brent Musburger
[ Aside Awards Carlos Make Object Olympic Political Smith Stand Statement Using]
The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself, they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people. Avery Brundage
[ Competitions Creating Education End Games Itself Means Must Olympic Physical Programme Sports Vast Young]
Getting to know athletes from all over the planet is a big part of the Olympic experience. Mary Lou Retton
[ Athletes Big Experience Getting Know Olympic Over Part Planet]
My Olympic voyage has continued because it is so rewarding. Bill Toomey
[ Because Continued Olympic Rewarding Voyage]
I graduated a the top of my class in the '84 Olympic Games; I won a gold medal. Scott Hamilton
[ Class Games Gold Graduated Medal Olympic Top Won]
Former Olympians also get paid to make appearances. Many of them won their medals in an era when Olympic success didn't go hand-in-hand with financial success. Mary Lou Retton
[ Also Appearances Era Financial Former Get Go Hand-In-Hand Make Many Medals Olympians Olympic Paid Success Their Them Won]
When you're expected to win and you have the press saying that you are going to win the Olympic gold medal, and you're the only sure thing in the Olympics, it can undermine your confidence. Scott Hamilton
[ Confidence Expected Going Gold Medal Olympic Olympics Only Press Saying Sure Thing Undermine Win Your]
The Olympic movement is divided into two very distinct eras. Bill Toomey
[ Distinct Divided Eras Into Movement Olympic Two Very]