Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 68
Give Took

Swimming took up so much of my faculties, and for so long, I was willing to give it everything.

- Aaron Peirsol

Me Very

Grime reminds me that swimming is very gladiatorial.

- Adam Peaty

Trust Other

Swimming and all other sports have got to get to that place where you have the trust of the people watching it.

- Adam Peaty

Hollywood Actor

I'm an actor, not a star. Stars are people who live in Hollywood and have heart-shaped swimming pools.

- Al Pacino

Know Whatsoever

The swimming community is really conservative. I don't know why, because we're in no clothing whatsoever.

- Amanda Beard

Rare Turkish

I've a rare Turkish swimming cat.

- Andrew Lloyd Webber

Love Give

I won't give up swimming, even if it kills me. I love the rhythm of it.

- Arturo O'Farrill

Wife Wanted

I have often wanted to drown my troubles, but I can't get my wife to go swimming.

- Jimmy Carter

Always Never

I have always wanted a swimming pool and never had one.

- Joan Didion

Surfing Go

I come to Maui and go surfing, standup paddling, slacklining, swimming, and free-diving.

- Julia Mancuso

Dancing Always

I did everything - swimming, dancing, and badminton as well as tennis. It was always tennis that I really loved, though.

- Heather Watson

Think I Think

I think I'd struggle to get excited by synchronised swimming.

- Ian Botham

Remember Away

Remember to do the things you enjoy away from swimming, regularly.

- Ian Thorpe


I'm still swimming.

- Ian Thorpe

Like Before

I like to have cookies in the morning before I go swimming.

- Brunello Cucinelli

Career Never

Throughout my whole swimming career, I've never been disqualified once. I've never been warned once.

- Cameron van der Burgh

Will Keep

As long as I'm enjoying swimming, I will keep swimming.

- Cate Campbell

Love I Love

I love skinny-dipping. Night swimming as well; that's my favorite.

- Jamie Lawson

Think I Think

I think I'm going to my grave without swimming from Cuba to Florida.

- Diana Nyad

Accomplish Been

For previous generations, swimming the English Channel was the feat to accomplish. And that's been done.

- Diana Nyad

Boring Like

Swimming can be boring. To me, it's like going on a treadmill.

- Jason Momoa

Simple Guy

I'm just a simple guy swimming in a sea of sharks.

- Don Johnson

Strength Also

Obviously, swimming is my strength, but I'm also good at fencing.

- Elodie Clouvel

Failure New

Pentathlon is not a sign of my failure in swimming. It's a new start for me.

- Elodie Clouvel

Goal College

The Olympics was a goal, and definitely, swimming in college was a goal.

- Katee Sackhoff

Fast Means

Being happy outside the pool means fast swimming in the pool.

- Eric Shanteau

New Took

After my cancer diagnosis, I really took my swimming to a new level.

- Eric Shanteau

Think I Think

I think swimming's hard because I can't float.

- Erinn Smart

Breath Holding

All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Sick Body

There's a great metaphor that one of my doctors uses: If a fish is swimming in a dirty tank and it gets sick, do you take it to the vet and amputate the fin? No, you clean the water. So, I cleaned up my system. By eating organic raw greens, nuts and healthy fats, I am flooding my body with enzymes, vitamins and oxygen.

- Kris Carr

Market Either

You have to do what the market requires of you... You either keep swimming, or you sink.

- Frank Deford

Love I Love

I love being outdoors - hiking, biking, and swimming.

- Lea Michele

Always Never

With that radio I was always swimming with the current political streams in the West. I was never stranded.

- Lennart Meri

Jumping Running

Handball, swimming, running, jumping, basketball, and boxing were as much a part of me as breathing.

- Gene Tunney

Effective Very

Swimming has been a very effective medium for telling a story about the state of our planet.

- Lewis Gordon Pugh

Human Body Minus

The human body is not designed for swimming in minus 1.7 degree centigrade water.

- Lewis Gordon Pugh

Hollywood Pool

Hollywood is loneliness beside the swimming pool.

- Liv Ullmann

Hungry Upstream

You ain't supposed to get salmon when they're swimming upstream to spawn. But if you're hungry, you do.

- Loretta Lynn

Water Worse

The doctors told me my hearing would get worse if I continued swimming, but I loved the water so much, I just couldn't stop.

- Gertrude Ederle

Important Very

'Swimming Pool' was a very important moment for me because the character was written for me.

- Ludivine Sagnier

Want Get

I want to get up at 6 A.M. and go swimming and do 30 lengths.

- Sadie Frost

Skiing Per

I'm not really good at skiing or snowboarding, or swimming, per se.

- Theophilus London

Love I Love

A huge part of swimming for me is I love it, and it is so much fun.

- Missy Franklin

Dark Cold

Swimming in the cold and the dark of British autumn is not for the faint-hearted.

- Sarah Hall

Hair Salty

I like to go swimming, and I like salty hair.

- Morgan Saylor

Depends Local

So I rang up my local swimming baths. I said 'Is that the local swimming baths?' He said 'It depends where you're calling from.'

- Tim Vine

Basketball Most

I learnt tennis, swimming, basketball and several others, but the sport I loved the most was golf.

- Rakul Preet Singh

World Arrive

To be born in India is to arrive into the world swimming in religion.

- Ravi Zacharias

Me Like

Water for me is so essential, like swimming.

- Nastassja Kinski

Love Actually

I actually love swimming but I just hate jumping in the water.

- Natalie Coughlin

Love I Love

Swimming is my passion and something that I love.

- Natalie du Toit

Stamina Got

It was actually drumming that gave me the stamina to get into sports later. I started playing drums at 13, and when I got to the international touring level... I got interested in cross-country skiing, long-distance swimming, bicycling... things that require stamina, not finesse.

- Neil Peart


Swimming isn't everything, winning is.

- Mark Spitz

Either Olympian

You're either an Olympian or not in swimming.

- Mark Warkentin

Fit Almost

I do yoga almost daily. I try to fit in swimming and cycling when I can.

- Martha Hunt

More Stayed

I have stayed active. I do keep moving. But I should start swimming more. Great exercise.

- Marv Levy

Want Go

I usually go to the swimming pool if I want to swim.

- Song Hye-kyo

Forget Never

Hitting is like swimming. Once you learn the stroke, you never forget it.

- Stan Musial

Which Times

I am passionate about swimming, which I try to do at least five times a week.

- Vikram Patel

Sports Hardest

Swimming is one of the hardest sports.

- Stephanie Rice

Tide Discover

Only when the tide goes out do you discover who's been swimming naked.

- Warren Buffett

Kind Like

A book is kind of like a river; I simply jump in and start swimming.

- Melody Carlson

Basketball Cared

Nobody cared about swimming. You could draw a crowd for basketball.

- Merlin Olsen

Fitness Relaxed

Swimming is normal for me. I'm relaxed. I'm comfortable, and I know my surroundings. It's my home.

- Michael Phelps

Sharks Held

When I went to Australia, I went shark diving. It was crazy. It was called 'extreme' shark diving because even though we were in cages, we literally could touch the sharks swimming by. They were huge and I'm terrified of sharks. Then I went to a wildlife park and held kangaroos. That was nice.

- Taylor Lautner

Success Is

Success is not two cars or a swimming pool. It's the approval of your peers.

- Peter Finch

Strength History

The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.

- Woodrow Wilson

Game China

In China, we don't know about the swimming pool game, but we know about Marco Polo.

- Zhu Zhu