Athletes can teach us many things about succeeding in life. Their love for what they do is what has helped them become so successful in achieving great things in life. Even just by listening to their story we can learn so many valuable lessons about success and what it takes to get there.
So, check out the top 10 motivational quotes from the world’s top athletes to get some inspiration:
1. Michael Jordan
I have failed many times, but I have never gone into a game expecting myself to fail.
2. David Beckham
Impossible is not a fact. It’s an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It’s a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.
3. Serena Williams
When you lose, you get up, you make it better, you try again.
4. Carl Lewis
The trials on the road to world harmony are no greater than the courage of those who accept the challenge.
5. Lionel Messi
You have to fight to reach your dream, you have to sacrifice and work hard for it.
6. Usian Bolt
Don’t think about the start of the race. Think about the ending.
7. Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Dedication, determination and desire is what it takes.
8. Michael Phelps
You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream the farther you get.
9. Nadia Comaneci
The only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet.
10. Tiger Woods
No matter how good you are you can always get better, and that’s the exciting part.
Having a passion for something equips you with the right determination and motivation to keep going and make your dreams come true. Discover your passion, focus on your goal and keep going until you are where you want to be!