Venus Williams is a prominent American professional tennis player. She is one of the top ranked women tennis players in singles ranking. She has been ranked No 1 by ‘Women’s Tennis Association’ thrice. Amongst the active players, she is behind Serene Williams with 49 singles titles on the WTA tour. She is an iconic player who has not only bagged in numerous awards and accolades but also holds the feat of being the first Afro-American to stand at World No 1 position. She holds four ‘Olympic Gold Medals’, seven ‘Grand Slam’ titles, two mixed doubles titles and 13 women’s doubles that serve as a testament of her excellence at the game. Here is a compilation of inspiring, motivating, enlightening and famous quotes and sayings by Venus Williams, the tennis powerhouse. Read through the quotes and thoughts by Venus Williams that advice you to believe in yourself when no one else does and that is how winners are made.
Ruth's Chris is my favorite restaurant, and I always order the rib eye, medium-rare.
I want to know that I gave my 100 percent, and even if it doesn't work, you know that you gave everything, and you don't have to look at it and say... I could have gave more - that would break my heart.
All those lessons that I've learned on the court, I have applied them to my life outside of the court in business, my company, called V Starr interiors, an interior design company, and EleVen, which I wear on court.
It's what I've trained for, from the first sketch to the fabric. Making dresses that are different from the usual style, and a lot of fun to wear.
Right now, I'm at the top of the world in my game so my focus isn't on when I'm going to end. My focus is on playing the best tennis that I can, and there is no end to that.
For years I felt that I didn't have enough stamina and then, four years ago, I felt like I was not getting enough air but I was diagnosed with exercise-induced asthma. The medicine for asthma never worked.
Sjogren's is something you live with your whole life. The good news for me is now I know what's happening after spending years not knowing... I feel like I can get better and move on.
Grand Slam losses are hard. I treat myself after losses though, I usually go to McDonald's and I have a hamburger and you know, something. Because you know, you just need to be nice to yourself sometimes after the loss.