Tennis Quotes

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Tennis Player Quotes:

  Andre Agassi
  Tracy Austin
  Victoria Azarenka
  Marion Bartoli
  Boris Becker
  Nick Bollettieri
  Bjorn Borg
  Mary Carillo
  Pat Cash
  Michael Chang
  Kim Clijster
  Jimmy Connors
  Jim Courier
  Lindsay Davenport
  Novak Djokovic
  Chris Evert
  Roger Federer
  Brad Gilbert
  Daniela Hantuchova
  Justine Henin
  Tim Henman
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Martina Hingis
  John Isner
  Ana Ivanovic
  Jelena Jankovic
  Andrea Jaeger
  Angelique Kerber
  Billie Jean King
  Anna Kournikova
  Amelie Mauresmo
  John McEnroe
  Andrei Medvedev
  Andy Murray
  Rafael Nadal
  Martina Navratilova
  John Newcombe
  Andy Roddick
  Patrick Rafter
  Marat Safin
  Pete Sampras
  Maria Sharapova
  Stan Smith
  Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
  Stan Wawrinka
  Mats Wilander
  Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
  Helen Wills

Anna Kournikova Quotes

Anna Kournikova
( Photo credit: Art Seitz ©2010 )

August 29, 2004: "I don't want to prove anything to anybody. I don't want to convince anybody that I want to play [pro] tennis. If I can do it, I will be very happy. If I can't, too bad. I tried. At least I gave it my all."
-- Anna Kournikova, formerly world No. 1 in doubles and No. 8 in singles, sidelined during 2004 because of injuries that she hopes won't end her tennis career. From Fox Sport's documentary "Beyond the Glory."

2004: "If you saw me with my clothes off you'd see that my body is in great shape and ready to take on the world.... I could snap my fingers and have any man I wanted, but I have too much respect for myself for that.... People can look then wonder about the taste and the sensuous delights of the dish, but when it comes down to it they simply can't afford such an expensive luxury."

-Anna Kournikova

"It's not really a shorter skirt, I just have longer legs."

-Anna Kournikova

1994: "You won, but I'm prettier and more marketable than you."

-What Anna Kournikova reportedly blurted to Martina Hingis, after the older Hingis embarrassed her 6-0, 6-0 in the junior U.S. Open

1998: "I am beautiful, famous, and gorgeous."

-Anna Kournikova's favorite expression, according to her mother Alla

Roger Federer

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