"I think team sports probably teach you more about giving - about being unselfish and being flexible."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Chris Evert on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Chris Evert on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Chris Evert on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Chris Evert on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Chris Evert on Henry David Thoreau
"I was labeled at a young age - Miss Unemotional, Miss Cool, and that would carry over to my press conferences."
"Being famous before you've formed your personality, before you have that self-esteem, is dangerous."
"When you're a famous, successful person at 16 years old, the rules change for you. Everybody is doing things for you to make life easier so you can go out and play. And I think you miss out on lot of growing up and a lot of reality checks."