Best 169 of Gymnastics quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

Shawn Johnson

People only see gymnastics on TV and in the Olympics at such an extreme. So it can be intimidating.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Olga Korbut

Because up to sixteen years old you feel gymnastics more. You can show your emotion, grace, like woman gymnastics, not kid's gymnastics. I feel I have good shape, and I can do it elements everything, but, it's not competition for me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Aly Raisman

I just stay focused, and I always think about gymnastics. I am just doing what I always do... working really hard and pushing myself to the maximum and keeping myself motivated.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Olga Korbut

I would say this is not negative this is h, a hard part in gymnastics. You can't eat, whatever you want to eat. And what kind of meal you're supposed to have, you can't.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Criss Jami

With enough mental gymnastics, just about any fact can become misshapen in favor to one's confirmation bias.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Nadia Comaneci

You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Shawn Johnson

Something my mom taught me when I was little is that everything happens for a reason. Retiring was scary and it was tough to give up gymnastics, but so many great opportunities have come from it that I never expected. And those wouldn't have happened had I not accepted my injury as a way to try something new.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Suzanne Yoculan

Put fire into your workout any you burn off worry and frustration!

By Anonym 14 Sep

James Clerk Maxwell

Science appears to us with a very different aspect after we have found out that it is not in lecture rooms only, and by means of the electric light projected on a screen, that we may witness physical phenomena, but that we may find illustrations of the highest doctrines of science in games and gymnastics, in travelling by land and by water, in storms of the air and of the sea, and wherever there is matter in motion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Simone Biles

It feels amazing to inspire little kids to want to do gymnastics and have fun with it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jonathan Horton

It's tough. Gymnastics isn't basketball or football or baseball, where you can get these huge contracts and make a lot of money.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Aristotle

The principle aim of gymnastics is the education of all youth and not simply that minority of people highly favored by nature.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Shannon Miller

There are no limits on your dreams if you're willing to work for it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Meade

The mind is perhaps one of the greatest factors in gymnastics; if one can't control his mind, he can't control his body.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nicole Anderson

I had a couple friends from all the different cliques in school, but my true friends were my gymnastics teammates. I grew up competing with them for ten years.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Olga Korbut

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.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Aly Raisman

When I first turned elite in gymnastics, when I was 14, that's when I really became more inspired than ever. I just always kept that in the back of my mind, and always thought about making the 2012 team.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Marty Rubin

Using your body to free your mind. That's the blessing bestowed by movement, by action.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rachele Brooke Smith

I grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and was a very competitive (and stressed out!) gymnast before getting into entertainment, but it was never the actual gymnastics that was my true love. I loved the performing aspect of it all.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Albert Einstein

Failure is only postponed success as long as courage 'coaches' ambition.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andy Rooney

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.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Wilhelm Steinitz

Chess is intellectual gymnastics.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Oksana Chusovitina

I will find out what the normal life is like. I will be a coach. I have achieved everything I could achieve in gymnastics.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Nastia Liukin

Finish what you start, no matter how painful it may be.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Svetlana Boginskaya

I don't think many people will remember me when I retire.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Shawn Johnson

As long as you've done your best, making mistakes doesn't matter. You and I are human; we will mess up. What counts is learning from your mistakes and getting back up when life has knocked you down.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Shannon Miller

I think that to be a competitive athlete, you have to be goal-oriented.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Li Ning

As far as technique and virtuosity are concerned, I think I am better than Bilozerchev.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Cathy Rigby

In high school I never went to the prom because I was too consumed with gymnastics. Also, with my hair in pigtails and looking about 10, I wasn't exactly date material.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Oksana Chusovitina

When you are on the podium nobody is asking you if you are 15 or 30 years old. What matters is who can do great gymnastics.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rozalia Galiyeva

First, don't cry. That's the worst thing a gymnast can do in training, because it can ruin your concentration and lead to injury. Second, always place the highest demands of yourself in the sport.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Shawn Johnson

After 13 years of hard landings in gymnastics, one ski run had delivered the biggest injury of my career.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Rachel

As an orangutan cannot embrace higher mathematics or comprehend the architecture and operation of a computer, we humans __ so good at loudly proclaiming our intelligence and applauding our own doltish displays of cerebral gymnastics __ cannot begin to understand the true structure and functioning of the Universe.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Bela Karolyi

In gymnastics, smaller will always be better in many ways. The stress in the head, that will be the same for all. But the stress on the body and the concussions it must endure, that will always be easier for the little ones.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Shannon Miller

Gymnastics uses every single part of your body, every little tiny muscle that you never even knew.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Li Ang

I think gymnastics trained me as a person, too. Without the lessons I learned in gymnastics, I would be crushed.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nathan East

Creative people inspire me. Athletes also inspire me to come alive, especially my daughter, a competitive gymnast who works very hard, as much as six hours a day on her gymnastics skills.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elena Mukhina

The coaches today should realize that they are, after all, working with children who sometimes have to stand up to physical and moral stresses which not even all grown-ups could bear.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Jennifer Perry

With strange detachment, Naomi’s mind noticed nothing but the beauty of the jump. Air sliced along her body as it streamed straight as an arrow in its path of utmost precision. The world fell away behind her. For an immeasurable moment, Naomi wasn’t a terrestrial being at all. She was wildly liberated like a bird, soaring through the sky with the chaotic freedom of a wild animal.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Stuart Mill

Human nature is not a machine to be built after a model, and set to do exactly the work prescribed for it, but a tree, which requires to grow and develop itself on all sides, according to the tendency of the inward forces which make it a living thing.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Laurel Ulen Curtis

Love it like over splits. You can't expect to give into it all in one sitting. But if you work at it, warm the muscles gradually, your body will eventually accept it as normal.' The bulk of his shoulder nudged my much smaller one lightly. 'It might even feel good.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nadia Comaneci

I know how to smile, I know how to laugh, I know how to play. But I know how to do these things only after I have fulfilled my mission.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kerri Strug

It's important to push yourself further than you think you can go each and every day - as that is what separates the good from the great.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Jordan

Heart is what separates the good from the great.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The excellence and inspiration of truth is in the pursuit, not in the mere having of it. The pursuit of all truth is a kind of gymnastics; a man swings from one truth with higher strength to gain another. The continual glory is the possibility opening before us.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chris Jericho

Think about it - pro wrestling as an Olympic sport would be pretty cool. Look at figure skating or gymnastics - what is it? It's a choreographed performance that is judged.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Betty Okino

We want and expect to win the silver or gold. A bronze would be a step back. In fact, we think it would be a put-down if we don't win the silver or gold.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bela Karolyi

You have to have competent people evaluating the athlete, not the housewives!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Gabby Douglas

I just want to continue with gymnastics because I'm still young and fresh. I think can get some more titles under my belt.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Guy Finley

If you don't leap, you'll never know what it's like to fly.