"I have tried to keep on with my striving because this is the only hope I have of ever achieving anything worthwhile and lasting."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Arthur Ashe on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Arthur Ashe on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Arthur Ashe on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Arthur Ashe on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Arthur Ashe on Dalai Lama
"The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight."
"I keep sailing on in this middle passage. I am sailing into the wind and the dark. But I am doing my best to keep my boat steady and my sails full."
"We must believe in the power of education. We must respect just laws. We must love ourselves, our old and or young, our women as well as our men."
"You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that."
"We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy."