To go to hospitals and see people fight and overcome cystic fibrosis or cancer or any number of illnesses is to see courage that is humbling. And athletes constantly need to be humbled.
All pro athletes are bilingual. They speak English and profanity.
Cello players, like other great athletes, must keep their fingers exercised.
When I began singing 'Conga' athletes from all over the world busted out of formation to dance with me, [and] I thought: 'Wow, what a great choreography!.' I thought it was planned. But then the tower started shaking and I thought: 'Great, first the bus, then the boat, now the tower!'gloria estefan
We have become more and more not a nation of athletes but a nation of spectators.john f. kennedy
When I first started out, I was considered a crackpot, [he said]. The doctors used to say, 'Don't go to that Jack LaLanne, you'll get hemorrhoids, you won't get an erection, you women will look like men, you athletes will get muscle-bound this is what I had to go through.jack la lanne
The team with the best athletes doesn't usually win. It's the team with the athletes who play best together.Lisa Fernandez