Swimming Quotes

Inspirational Swimming Quotes for Athletes

So many people along the way, whatever it is you aspire to do, will tell you it can't be done. But all it takes is imagination. You dream. You plan. You reach.

- Michael Phelps
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Wins and losses come a dime a dozen. But the effore, nobody can judge effort. Because effort is between you and you. Effort ain't got anything to do with nobody else.

- Ray Lewis
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There is no single way to train. Or do anything well. You have to keep thinking, keep doing things.

- Alexander Dale Oen
8
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

- Vince Lombardi
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The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination.

- Unknown
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For myself, losing is not coming second. It's getting out of water knowing you could have done better. For myself, I have won every race I've been in.

- Ian Thorpe
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At the start of each day, I remind myself, my toughest opponent is in the mirror.

- Ryan Lochte
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We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

- Aristotle
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In training everyone focuses on 90% physical and 10% mental, but in the races its 90% mental because there's very little that seperates us physically at the elite level.

- Elka Graham
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Confidence is the result of recognizing a pattern of excellence in what we are doing in the water.

- Unknown
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F.E.A.R. has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.

- Unknown
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Success in swimming comes when you simply refuse to give up, with goals so strong that obastacles, failure, and loss only act as motivation.

- Unknown
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Success isn't final, failure isn't fatal, it's courage that counts.

- Alicia Coutts
8
Discipline is choosing between what you want now and what you want most.

- Abrahm Lincoln
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You don't need to be perfect. You just need to start with what you have.

- Unknown
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If you're not on your 'A' game in our workouts every day, you're going to get absolutely smoked.

- Michael Phelps
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Test your limits regularly. You will be perpetually in awe of how capable you are.

- Unknown
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The only sport with no half times, no substitutions, no timeouts, and you only get 1 shot for your goal

- Unknown
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The only difference between try and triumph is a little umph.

- Unknown
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Everyone wants to be great, untill it's time to do what greatness requires.

- Unknown
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