"Obviously, losing a parent is very difficult. I miss my dad every day, but I know he would be proud to see me continuing to swim and going for another shot at the Olympics."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Eric Shanteau on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Eric Shanteau on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Eric Shanteau on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Eric Shanteau on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Eric Shanteau on Friedrich Nietzsche