10 Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes

Feb 7, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET
Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes
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Whether you're looking for workout motivation, trying to prep for a new job interview or just need some inspiration to get through your day, the most important (and sometimes most difficult) step is getting into a good headspace. Thoughts like, "I'm not good enough," or "I'm not fit enough," are self-perpetuating and can lead you down a dark road. When I'm in need of some positive vibes, I find one of the best things to do is to look to some of the women I admire most for help.

With the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics fast approaching, why not pull some inspiration from some of the greatest female athletes? We've found 11 of the most inspiring quotes from some of the strongest, most inspiring female athletes of our time and put them together in a list for you.

1 /10: Bethany Hamilton

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Bethany Hamilton
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1/10 :Bethany Hamilton

2 /10: Donna Orender

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Donna Orender
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2/10 :Donna Orender

3 /10: Jackie Joyner-Kersee

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Jackie Joyner-Kersee
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3/10 :Jackie Joyner-Kersee

4 /10: Olga Korbut

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Olga Korbut
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4/10 :Olga Korbut

5 /10: Serena Williams

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Serena Williams
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5/10 :Serena Williams

6 /10: Mia Hamm

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Mia Hamm
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6/10 :Mia Hamm

7 /10: Billie Jean King

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Billie Jean King
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7/10 :Billie Jean King

8 /10: Simone Biles

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Simone Biles
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8/10 :Simone Biles

9 /10: Abby Wambach

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Abby Wambach
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9/10 :Abby Wambach

10 /10: Wilma Rudolph

Inspiring Quotes From Female Athletes: Wilma Rudolph
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10/10 :Wilma Rudolph