The best Quotes by Wilma Rudolph

The best Quotes by Wilma Rudolph

Wilma Glodean Rudolph (June 23, 1940 – November 12, 1994) was an American sprinter who overcame childhood polio and went on to become a world-record-holding Olympic champion and international sports icon in track and field following her successes in the 1956 and 1960 Olympic Games.

When I ran, I felt like a butterfly that was free.
The triumph can't be had without the struggle.
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother.
(Leichtathletin)
When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome.

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What did Tennessee?
Same thing Arkansas.
I'm retiring as a football player from the University of Tennessee who played for the Colts and the Broncos and was very lucky to have played for all of them.
Hey baby, are you from Tennessee? Because you're the only ten I see.
They say money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to Tennessee - and that's pretty much the same thing.
I don't believe in fate. I believe we have more control than we think and that every action has a reaction. After all, the most minor event, even a butterfly flapping its wings, can change everything.
J.D. in Scrubs - Season 3 Episode 16
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Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
5
It has been said that something as small as the flutter of a butterfly's wing can ultimately cause a typhoon halfway around the world.
3
Even the most beautiful butterfly becomes a beast in the cage full of hyenas
3
Anything is possible if you got enough nerve.
16
To me, the very definition of the word "broken" suggests that something can be fixed.
Elijah Mikaelson in The Originals - Season 1 Episode 8
15
Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one.
Grandmother Willow in Pocahontas
12
Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
11
Fighting's for grownups, and that's only if you got no other choice.
I do not wish to fight. But cast a stone into the lake, and the ripples will return to you.
Fighting is something the old me would do. That always made things worse.
1
A fight you can't win becomes an obsession.
1
A mother's love is the ultimate comfort.
5
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
2
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
2
If true and unconditional love exists in this world, then it has to be the love between a mother and a child.
1
"NOT MY DAUGHTER, YOU B*TCH!" Mrs. Weasley threw off her cloak as she ran, freeing her arms. Bellatrix spun on the spot, roaring with laughter at the sight of her new challenger. "OUT OF MY WAY!" shouted Mrs. Weasley to the three girls, and with a swipe of her wand she began to duel.
1
A lot of mothers will do anything for their children, except let them be themselves.
Banksy in Wall and Piece
1
She used to be my only enemy and never let me be free
Catching me in places that I knew I shouldn't be
Every other day I crossed the line, I didn't mean to be so bad
I never thought you would become the friend I never had
Spice Girls - Mama, Album: Spice
Behind every small girl who believes in herself, there's a mother who believed first.
Hope is like the sun. If you only believe in it when you can see it, you'll never make it through the night.
5
Whoever said happines comes with sunshine, has never danced in the rain!
6
Eternal sunshine creates deserts.
6
My sun sets to rise again.
5
Perfection is impossible. In the 1,526 singles matches I played in my career, I won almost 80% of those matches. But what percentage of points did I win? 54%! In other words, even top ranked tennis players win barely more than half the points they play. When you lose every second point on average, you learn not to dwell on every shot.
Roger Federer - Juni 2024
We've had a lot of away games in the Champions League this season where we've heard the fans. When I think of the game in Newcastle, where you can hear our fans the whole time, even though it was said beforehand that Newcastle is the loudest stadium in England – that's really saying something. We are looking forward to our fans, they will deliver again in Paris.

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