"Trust has to be earned, and should come only after the passage of time."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Arthur Ashe on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Arthur Ashe on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Arthur Ashe on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Arthur Ashe on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Arthur Ashe on C. S. Lewis
"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."