Facts about Pete Sampras
Pete Samprasis a famous Athlete from USA, he/she is 51 years old and still alive, born August 12, 1971.
He/she is born under the zodiac leo, who is known for Ruling, Warmth, Generosity, Faithful, Initiative.
Our collection contains 15 quotes who is written / told by Pete.
Related authors: Ivan Lendl (Athlete), Richard Krajicek (Athlete)
15 Famous quotes by Pete Sampras
"There's always one shot that I can rely on when I'm not hitting the ball that well, is my serve"
"It is nice to walk out on a court to have it packed"
"I don't know how I do it, I really don't"
"If Davis Cup was a little bit less or once every two years, I would be more inclined to play. But the way it is now, it is too much tennis for me"
"You kind of live and die by the serve"
"Where I fall down is my short game. I don't practice enough, and when I have to take a half swing from 50 yards out, that's trouble"
"Tennis is seen all around the world; if I am home or anywhere in the country, United States, people will stare"
"I let my racket do the talking. That's what I am all about, really. I just go out and win tennis matches"
"People know me. I'm not going to produce any cartwheels out there. I'm not going to belong on Comedy Central. I'll always be a tennis player, not a celebrity"
"When you retire you want to get as far away as possible from the game for a couple of years"
"The difference of great players is at a certain point in a match they raise their level of play and maintain it. Lesser players play great for a set, but then less"
"In tennis, you can make a couple of mistakes and still win. Not in golf. I played three rounds in that Tahoe event, and I was drained. Mentally, not physically"
"Golfers are forever working on mechanics. My tennis swing hasn't changed in 10 years"
"I am going to hold serve the majority of the time. It is nice to have a little time to return serve"
"For so long people have just taken what I do for granted. It is not easy to do year-in, year-out, to win Grand Slams and be No. 1"