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What quotes inspire you -- in gymnastics or in your life in general? Share Your Favorites

Famous Inspirational Quote

I am building a fire, and every day I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match. -- Mia Hamm
—Guest Mia Hamm fan

Famous quote

I always liked this one a lot: Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best. Tim Duncan
—Guest leslie

Famous Quotes

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward. - Thomas A. Edison
—Guest Henry t.

Inspirational Quote

Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records. -William A. Ward
—Guest gymnast

Inspirational Quote

"There are only two options regarding commitment. You're either IN or you're OUT. There is no such thing as life in-between." -Pat Riley
—Guest Sarah

Inspirational Quotes

I love this one, but I don't know who said it: "Someone said it couldn't be done. It wasn't me!"
—Guest Madeline Barry

Famous Quote

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent" -Eleanor Roosevelt It always makes me feel more confident!
—Guest gymfan

Gymnastics Quote

Some people dream of success... while others wake up and work hard at it!
—Guest matty

Famous Quote

"Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." Edgar Allen Poe
—Guest Janice

Ex Gymnast!

"A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever." -Mary Lou Retton
—Guest Sammi

Gymnast

Work at it, do it, earn it. Just keep that in your head and you will go far.
—Guest Bob

Don't look back

Don't focus on how you've failed. Focus on how you have succeeded.
—Guest Gym girl

Inspiration

"Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% persperation." - Thomas Edison
—Guest Guest oriana

Quote

Not sure who its by but- set your goals high and don't stop until you get there.(:
—Guest Erica

My Quote

I am a gymnast because i worked my hardest , I am a gymnast because i ignored what people said about me and my dreams, I am a gymnast because i pushed myself to the limit , I am a gymnast because I love gymnastics , I am a gymnast because i sacrificed a lot for gymnastics, I AM A OLYMPIC GYMNAST BECAUSE I NEVER GAVE UP - Gizel Roberts. inspired by Gabby Douglas
—Guest Gizel Roberts

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