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Venus Williams
By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Of course, I want to be number one. But being happy and healthy is the most important thing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I don't carry a purse when I fly because I have my Hello Kitty carry-on. I'm the biggest adult supporter.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

Winning once is never anyone's dream. We all want to keep winning no matter what it is, or if we retire, we all still are striving toward something, probably most of us are.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

The principle of the design - the harmony, rhythm and balance are all the same with interior and fashion design.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

I think nowadays it's so easy as an athlete to become a statistic whether or not you lose everything or having trouble or whatever it may be.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I most certainly believe that when you're an athlete, that really translates to all sports. You just understand it, your body understands it, and your mind understands it. And you just - it just clicks. I've found that happening when I play other sports. I've seen it, like when I've hit the ball with other professional athletes, and you can see they're just learning so quickly. It's just something that's in their blood. So I think it was in my parents' blood and they understood.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

If Id lived prior to the 1980s, it would have been different, because I would have been playing to prove African Americans are equal. Now, I dont necessarily feel I have to play for black people, because obviously theyre doing everything in all sports. If I can go out there and play for myself and not feel I have to stand for something other than what I want to do, thats good.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

Every Olympics is something special. If you're fortunate enough to play for your country - there's just so much energy. It's truly amazing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Since I started playing at the Olympics in 2000, I have always wanted to do a dress based on Wonder Woman. It should be interesting to wear. And hopefully, it will get me a gold medal.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

It's a nice bonus but, you know, I have to pay taxes too. (after winning the Grand Slam Cup.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I know it's not the most important thing for me to win the most grand slams and be remembered in this world. I certainly don't have to win satellite tournaments here there and everywhere, I don't have to win at all. Although I do want to.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I just try to stay positive and focused on the tennis, not let anything get to me, like crazy questions. But I'm tough, let me tell you, tough as nails.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

If I go down, it's never easy. At least my opponent knows they have to go to the end of the earth to take me out no matter what the circumstances. I do try to compete. Even if it's not your best day, I just try to walk off the court knowing I gave 100,000 percent.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

Interior design is a business of trust.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

My ambition is to enjoy my life and to do exactly what I want to do. And I'll do that. I will be free.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

All those lessons that I've learned on the court, I have applied them to my life outside of the court in business, my company, called V Starr interiors, an interior design company, and EleVen, which I wear on court.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

A win's a win, unless it is not a win, and then it's not a win.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

Anything which draws attention to me because I am so attractive.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

It wasn't like I was self-motivated. My dad started me. It was his dream before it was mine.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Most definitely always been a passion, and always been one of my goals in life as a young person, to have my own business. My dad gave us his entrepreneurial mindset, so that was also ingrained, as well as the tennis. So in a lot of ways it's a part of making my parents proud. I think we all want to make our parents proud, you know?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Losses have propelled me to even bigger places, so I understand the importance of losing. You can never get complacent because a loss is always around the corner. It's in any game that you're in - a business game or whatever - you can't get complacent.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

I think business is the same as tennis. You have to have the love, that helps, or else it's just too much pressure to be able to keep up with.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

As long as we're fit, we just have so much to give on the court.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

If I cared deeply about what people thought of me, I probably would have never made it out of Compton, California.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

The most fun part about working out is being done - getting through the workout, let's be honest. But that feeling afterward? Yeah, that's worth it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

When you get into that habit of winning, it gets - I don't know if you call it contagious - but it gets to be a habit. She's developed an unbelievable habit.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

When you lose, you're more motivated. When you win, you fail to see your mistakes and probably no one can tell you anything.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Sometimes, you know, once you pay your taxes and once you pay your expenses, once you've lived this life, things add up quickly. And it's easy to become a statistic. And that's something I've always tried to avoid, and I've always said, hey - not that it won't be me, that, hey, it could be me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Sjogren's is something you live with your whole life. The good news for me is now I know what's happening after spending years not knowing... I feel like I can get better and move on.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

Unfortunately the world is what it is now. People don't get along for whatever reason. As professional athletes, in a way we're almost ambassadors for peace, because sports brings everyone together.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Most of us have grown up, you know, I think there are very few people who have grown up in a home that was, like, super normal. You know, we all have dispositions because maybe you didn't have a mom or you didn't have a dad, maybe your mom died early or maybe mom and dad argued or they got a divorce or who knows? You have issues that maybe you've started younger or maybe you have your own issues because you have them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Nerves are normal. You can't be cured from them unless you're a machine.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Sometimes, when there's a video montage. I'm thinking, 'That's my life. Oh, my God, I did that.' Yeah, it's amazing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

My motto is: I'm alive, so that means I can do anything.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

There have been many frustrating games. I don't there's going to be another one that isn't frustrating. That happens, but that's sport. Otherwise why would there be so much glory in victory.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I'm only seeing tennis balls these days. And maybe the occasional fashion sketch.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

Everything is tennis for me, it's my career and it's entertainment, but it's also a business.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

You learn so much from your parents. We grew up in a home where we were definitely taught to be confident. I definitely give me parents a lot of credit.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I believe I live in a black and white. I think things are like either black or white. I don't really believe that much in the gray. I think that there's gray for a lot of people, but I don't live in the gray. I realize whatever action I have or take, it's going to have a consequence -- either good or bad. So I live my life in a way where I don't have bad consequences. I just notice there's a lot people around me just live in the gray. I don't know, for me, I'm just really straightforward.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Just believe in yourself. Even if you don't, pretend that you do and, at some point, you will.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

We're all conditioned that we shouldn't like our brothers and sisters, that we should be angry and fight. But that's abnormal. A lot of people think that the way Serena and I are with one another is weird. It's not.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

A lot of people say, "Oh, I get this high from working out." I've never felt that, maybe because I've worked out for so long it's just a norm for me to push super, super hard. I don't feel the euphoria. But at the end, when it's all done, I feel euphoric. I'm like, "Yes, the work is done." You just feel like a glowing feeling inside.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I love to be busy, and when I'm off the court, I do things I love.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

The thing that's most important in getting you in the best mindest is just being prepared - having a great practice, and knowing that no matter what knowing you're going to go in with confidence. You need to have that confidence to power through.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

It's easy to stand back, but to move forward and take a chance, that takes a little more guts, a little more courage.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Venus Williams

Some people say I have attitude - maybe I do...but I think you have to.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

We've been training and playing full-time since we were 18 and 19. So after tennis, we'll be excited to see what it's like to have more free time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

In my mind, I'm always the best. If I walk out on the court (and) I think the next person is better, I've already lost.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Venus Williams

There is nothing like playing at Wimbledon; you can feel the footprints of the legends of the game-men and women-that have graced those courts.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Venus Williams

I can walk around fine, but I don't have a desk job.