Obviously, you play a lot of mind games with yourself, but it is important to always believe that you can play your best, perform your best, and in the end, your convictions are stronger than your doubts.
Originally Posted by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
If I took the time to respond to every criticism that came across my desk, there would be no time for constructive work.
Originally Posted by Humphrey Bogart
The only thing you owe the audience is a good performance
Originally Posted by Niccolo Machiavelli
There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things.
Re: Antso Rakotondramanga from Madagascar in a Futures Semi-Final
To be honest, I have heard of him a couple of weeks back. He playing some future that I was betting on in Tennis Tipping. As it happens, his match was the only 'diff' in my TT match, and I lost because of him. So now he is in my black book forever
'Roger Federer is the best ever' - Everyone else other than John McEnroe*
At the end of Federer's first round match at the Australian Open a fawning interviewer asked about his kids and if he had bought coach Stefan Edberg a birthday present - no, by the way, the privilege of knocking up with 'King Roger' was enough of a present apparently.
He should pursue a career in doubles with Kittipong Wachiramanowong.
good one. By the time the umpire finishes announcing the score at the end of the first game, the match will be over
"When I'm asked, how is it to be around Federer, and what is he really like, I always reply, "I wish people could meet him when cameras or an audience aren't around, as he is one of the nicest people I have ever met when stringing on tour. " -- drakulie