"It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world."
"Goodness is about character - integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people."
"The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours."
~Peggy Fleming, gold medalist in figure skating in 1968
"What do you want me to do? Be depressed? A little fishy told me to 'Just keep swimming! Just keep swimming!'"