Maria Sharapova Quotes


Best 100 Quotes by Maria Sharapova – Page 1 of 4

“A great tennis career is something that a 15-year-old normally doesn't have. I hope my example helps other teens believe they can accomplish things they never thought possible.”

“After being on the court for six hours, being on TV is very glamorous and fun for me. But tennis is always going to be my priority. It's not going to be this thing when all of a sudden TV will get in the way of that.”

“As an individual, I take every match seriously, no matter who I'm going to play.”

“Ever since I was young I loved making things and being part of the design process.”

“I always have a Sharpie, because usually when someone asks me for an autograph, they don't have a pen. I carry one in my purse, as well as in my tennis bag.”

“I can't please everyone. That's not in my J.D., you know, not in my job description.”

“I definitely feel Russian inside, even when I'm in America I feel Russian.”

“I don't do heavy weights at all.”

“I don't follow other players or the tournaments they play. I have my own schedule and do my own thing. I never really think, 'Oh, I want to be or play like so-and-so.' I just like being myself.”

“I don't get to do as much sightseeing as I would like to.”

“I don't need many things. I don't need glamour and attention to be happy. I'm very happy being settled and working my butt off and trying to win grand slams.”

“I don't spend a lot of my time in the locker room. That's my least favourite place in the world.”

“I don't worry about what my opponent is doing.”

“I find a lot of inspiration in street style and watching women walk, the way they wear things and what they're wearing.”

“I go to yoga classes and work on my core.”

“I have a Russian heart.”

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“I have a very big sweet tooth and I love treating myself to something that I wouldn't necessarily eat during the tournament such as a nice-sized cake.”

“I have always had an interest in fashion and design and I appreciate style and timelessness within my footwear and accessories both on and off the court.”

“I have had lots of luck in my career but there has also been a lot of hard work.”

“I heard endless conversations between my parents when I was going to sleep about how we would survive, how we would continue. All of them were about trying to make me better.”

“I help design my own tennis clothes.”

“I hit a ball for a living, but I have that passion to keep learning.”

“I know my roots and I cannot forget the journey I made.”

“I learned there's a big difference between juniors and the pros.”

“I look forward to the challenges.”

“I love competing.”

“I love getting consumer reports. I think it's one of my favourite things, studying what people have to say about the product and then trying to make it better.”

“I love jotting down ideas for my blog, so I doodle or take notes on all kinds of stuff that inspires me: the people I meet, boutiques I visit, a florist that just gave me a great idea for an interior-design project, things like that.”

“I love playing for my country, getting the support. Especially for the kids and everybody, showing my example of what I can achieve so early. And maybe they can achieve it, too, just to get that in their minds.”

“I love street style, seeing how girls wear pieces and how their pair accessories with their outfit. How they pair shoes with a bag and go to day to night and change things up.”

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“I feel like I'm really young and I'm only thinking about my career and continuing playing.”

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