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Readers Respond: Quotes that Inspire You

Responses: 125


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


When I'm learning a new skill in gymnastics and I'm scared of coach always says!" It's only a fear until you face it " which is true
—Guest Erin

life is a book

Don't live in the past, thinking about the wrongs and mistakes you have made. Think of your life as a book, close one chapter and open another. Forget about your past and focus on your future. ~never give up.
—Guest Amy rainbow

Ex Gymnast!

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


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


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

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