When I walk through that gate to the court, that’s my escape. I block out everything, good and bad.

– Maria Sharapova

Sometimes you’re just happy playing. Some people don’t understant that it’s okay just to play tennis and enjoy it. They always think you have to win everything, it always needs to be a success story, and if it’s not what is the point? Maybe you have to go back and think, Why have I started playing tennis? Because I just like it. Some people just don’t get that.

– Roger Federer

Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner.

– Arthur Ashe

I love winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I love to play.

– Boris Becker