Eat, sleep and swim. That's all I can do.
The Olympic champion explains secret
of his success, a lot of eggs in a 12,000 calories a day diet.
For myself, losing is not coming second. It's getting out
of the water knowing you could have done better. For myself,
I have won every race I've been in.
Swimming isn't everything, winning is.
The water is your friend. You dont have to fight with
water, just share the same spirit as the water, and it will
help you move.
Swimming - what real men do while boys play football.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength
No man drowns if he perseveres in praying to God, and can
Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world
knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement
- and we will make the goal.
If you go parachuting, and your parachute doesnt open,
and you friends are all watching you fall, I think a funny
gag would be to pretend you were swimming.
Don't wait for your ship to come in - swim out to it.
Swimming upstream in the music business is a hard thing to
Water for me is so essential, like swimming.
Slide down the bannister of the solarium, have swimming parties,
play sardines on the White House Lawn.
George Bush's daughters Barbara and Jenna
Their advice to Malia and Sasha Obama
on life in the White House.
Bonnie Swanson: Somebody save him, he can't swim!
Peter Griffin: Oh, he's not even kicking. Kick Joe,
Lois Griffin: Peter, he's a paraplegic!
Peter Griffin: That doesn't mean he can't hear. Kick
From Family Guy.
I simply can't understand
Why swimsuits are in such demand
They're soggy and damp,
Bind like a clamp,
And hold about three pounds of sand!
If it has got four legs and it is not a chair, if it has two
wings and it flies but is not an aeroplane, and if it swims
and it is not a submarine, the Cantonese will eat it.
Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip
Commenting on Chinese eating habits to
World Wildlife Fund Conference in 1986.
Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a
live one to swim upstream.
W. C. Fields
The only recorded instance in history of a rat swimming towards
a sinking ship.
On former Conservative who proposed to
stand as a Liberal.
Each person has his own safe place - running, painting, swimming,
fishing, weaving, gardening. The activity itself is less important
than the act of drawing on your own resources.
England always seems to me like a man swimming with his clothes
on his head.
You can swim all day in the Sea of Knowledge and still come
out completely dry. Most people do.
While I'm swimming, I sing songs in my mind.
Isn't having a smoking section in a restaurant like having
a peeing section in a swimming pool?
All good writing is swimming under water and holding your
F. Scott Fitzgerald
On matters of style, swim with the current, on matters of
principle, stand like a rock.
If you should rear a duck in the heart of the Sahara, no doubt
it would swim if you brought it to the Nile.
Remember to do the things you enjoy away from swimming, regularly.
Only when the tide goes out do you discover who's been swimming
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Chlorine is my perfume.