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Best Simone Biles Quotations
I’m not the next Usain Bolt or Michael Phelps. I’m the first Simone Biles.
It’s inspiring to young athletes that there are more records that can still be broken.
We can push ourselves further. We always have more to give.
To go out there and prove what I can do has taught me a lot about who I am.
At the end of the day, if I can say I had fun, it was a good day.
We go to church on Sunday and then have family dinner. My mom usually cooks, and most of the time, it’s protein and something else. She will ask us kids what we want!
Sometimes I hear the crowd cheering, and most of the time your body’s on autopilot, so sometimes even after I do a floor routine, I’m like, ‘Did I really just do that?
For me to compete at the highest level, training and living a healthy lifestyle is an everyday focus for me, and I’m excited to be a part of the Everyday Awesome team!
Simone Biles Quotes on Team
I take things one step at a time.
The team comes first.
I think I’m teaching my teammates that they can still be successful while having fun and enjoying the moment rather than being a stone-cold brick.
I was missing out on public school and going to football games, prom or homecomings. But I’ve been to three World Championships – so I think it’s like a win-win.
Having won a combined total of nineteen Olympic and World Championship medals, Biles is the most decorated American gymnast, taking over from Shannon Miller, who had held this record since 1996.
With her win in Rio, Biles became the sixth woman to have won an individual all-around title at both the World Championships and the Olympic Games. With four Olympic gold medals, Biles set a new American record for most gold medals in women’s gymnastics at a single Games.
Quotes on Competition
Most people would focus on concentrating more, and I can’t do that. It almost makes me overthink a lot of my things. I have to focus on not thinking.
A successful competition for me is always going out there and putting 100 percent into whatever I’m doing.
If you’re having fun, that’s when the best memories are built.
I always say my biggest competitor is myself because whenever I step out there on the mat, I’m competing against myself to prove that I can do this and that I am very well-trained and prepared for it.
Mentally, I have to get my body and mind in the right place before I start the routine, but once into the zone, it’s like I turn on a switch. I envision myself doing the same thing for the Olympic Games.
I’m out to prove what I’m capable of.
If I thought of gymnastics as a job, it would put too much stress on me.
I don’t really think about the degree of difficulty or the possibility of making a mistake. I just try to relax and let my preparation and training take over.
I’d rather regret the risks that didn’t work out than the chances I didn’t take at all.
I would say to always follow your dream. And dream big because my whole career, including any of the things that I’ve accomplished, I never thought in a million years that I would be here. So it just proves that once you believe in yourself and you put your mind to something, you can do it.
Quotes on Confidence
You make your own luck. You make it in training.
Practice creates confidence. Confidence empowers you.
I was built this way for a reason, so I’m going to use it.
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