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Monica Seles Quotes and Sayings

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Madonna has total control over her life,
and not many women have that.
- Monica Seles

Tennis is so competitive.
I guess that's the way it has to be.
- Monica Seles

I used to pretend that I was Tom attacking Jerry,
who was drawn on the ball.
- Monica Seles

Tennis has to become everything to you if you're going to make it to the top.
You have to live it.
- Monica Seles

 

It doesn't matter who is playing or how old they are.
I just worry about what I can control.
It doesn't give me more or less motivation.
- Monica Seles

People think I must have been so talented at an early age,
but I don't know - was it talent or hard work? Who knows?
- Monica Seles

I never really did Christmas before.
Christmas Day? I mean - what's that? What's it all
about? I was always flying on Christmas Day.
- Monica Seles

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I did realise more than ever, after the stabbing,
that tennis is a business - a tough business.
- Monica Seles

That's the key to success, isn't it? It has to be fun.
- Monica Seles

I have this terrible dark side to my personality,
which playing tennis keeps at bay.
- Monica Seles

You have to want to play it all day,
every day to get to the top.
- Monica Seles

Did you know that Christmas Day is absolutely the best day to fly? It is.
No crowded airports and crowded planes.
I always flew to Australia.
That's what Christmas was for me - a plane journey to the next tournament.
- Monica Seles

You will never have great tennis champions from England
because of the cold and dark,
but most of all because people only care about the
sport for two weeks a year,
and then they're on to something else.
There's just not a great love of the sport there.
- Monica Seles

Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
- Madonna

Don't confuse fame with success.
Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.
- Erma Bombeck

I think Madonna is a wonderful performer.
- Patti LuPone

MTV was such a great training for me.
I did live interviews with everyone from Michael Jackson to Madonna.
- Carson Daly

I would really, really, really like to be a legend like Madonna.
Madonna knows what to do next, and when she's performing,
the audience is just in awe of her.
- Britney Spears

They're talking about banning cigarette smoking now
in any place that's used by ten or more people in a week,
which, I guess, means that Madonna can't even smoke in bed.
- Bill Maher

I can understand that the whole world is interested in my wife Madonna.
That's even why I married her.
- Guy Ritchie

I once had dinner with Madonna and I wasn't nervous
but within about a minute I found myself talking about underwear.
- Randy Newman

If I was a girl again, I would like to be like my fans,
I would like to be like Madonna.
- Madonna Ciccone

I admire Madonna because she always did whatever she felt like doing.
She went through some controversial periods when people rejected her,
but she kept on reinventing herself.
- Shakira

A beautiful woman can be painted as a totem only;
not as a woman,
but as a Madonna, a queen, a sphinx.
- Saul Steinberg

I don't agree with everything Madonna's done but she is fearless.
- Cathy Freeman

I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in,
and going after your dreams.
- Madonna Ciccone

I think Madonna has a great deal of intelligence and capability.
I have a lot of respect for her.
She's taken her career and maximized it with intelligence and creativity.
- Carole King

It worried me when Britney snogged Madonna.
It looked a bit fake.
It screamed 'We're in this for the money.
- Simon Le Bon

But Madonna has a small amount of talent when it comes to movies.
- Norman Jewison

If I ever complain about yachting around the Mediterranean with Madonna,
who I just idolized as a child, I should be slapped across the face.
- Elizabeth Banks

There are certain people who have become better artists,
but they're brilliant at marketing.
I think someone who's been phenomenal like that is Madonna.
- Michael Bolton

I didn't want to be known as Madonna's playboy,
her boy toy.
- Dennis Rodman

There are moments when I can't believe I'm as old as I am.
But I feel better physically than I did 10 years ago.
I don't think, Oh God, I'm missing something.
- Madonna Ciccone

If any of you have seen my shows, you know that I don't
skimp on them and the same is true for the gym.
We spend what it takes to make a globally first-class gym.
- Madonna Ciccone

I'd die if I was Madonna.
I'd die.
God, what a horrible way to live.
And Michael Jackson!
To be so famous and to feel so isolated.
I feel so bad for them.
I don't know how it feels, and I hope it never happens to me.
- Alicia Silverstone

Things were a lot simpler in Detroit.
I didn't care about anything but boyfriends.
- Madonna Ciccone

People hear the soul, black influence in my voice.
I grew up listening to CKLW and all the black stations like WLBS.
- Madonna Ciccone

I always felt like I was a freak when I was growing
up and that there was something wrong with me because
I couldn't fit in anywhere.
- Madonna Ciccone

I suppose I sometimes used to act like I wasn't a human being...
Sometimes I look back at myself and remember things I used to say,
or my hairstyle, and I cringe.
- Madonna Ciccone

As the audiences got larger, the participation got larger.
And I found myself in Dallas, and 20,000 people were
singing 'Madonna Whore' back at me.
I thought...
this is really a great thing.
They wanted to hear it really badly,
and here they are.
- Cyndi Lauper

Prince Charles is very relaxed at the table,
throwing his salad around willy-nilly.
I didn't find him stiff at all.
- Madonna Ciccone

I'm tough, I'm ambitious, and I know exactly what I want.
If that makes me a bitch, okay.
- Madonna Ciccone

But I've been there and done that.
I'm not trying to prove anything to anybody,
and if somebody wants me to come, if they can afford what I ask,
it's not as much as Madonna makes; not that I want what Madonna makes,
but I was saying.
- Abbey Lincoln

Madonna is a pro.
I don't like her and have no respect for her but-
I don't think she should be called a musician or a
dancer or whatever you know,
but I do have, well I do have respect for her ability
to completely manipulate the media and have them work for her.
- Jon Fishman

Obama was 200 percent advertising.
I promote myself to sell my brands.
Because now I am a kind of celeb.
I am in a different world than the fashion industry.
I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson,
Madonna.
I build me as a celebrity.
- Christian Audigier

A lot of places I go are dangerous, like Tel Aviv or Rio,
but that never stops me from going there and putting on a show.
I have good security.
I don't worry about that.
- Madonna Ciccone

I once asked the most fabulous couple I know,
Madonna and Guy Ritchie, how they kept things fresh
despite having been married for almost seven months.
'It's a job, Al,' Guy told me.
'We work at it every day.'
- Al Franken

Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another.
- Madonna Ciccone

My father's record collection was full of New Orleans music of all kinds.
I used to listen to the radio in New York,
and all there was on it at the time was Madonna and Michael Jackson,
so it sort of passed me by.
- Madeleine Peyroux

It's not like, I don't know, if Madonna has a new record out,
then everybody from Bangkok to Birmingham knows what
its called and can buy it the same week.
But our stuff is not in that mass market.
- Evan Parker

I do not think I should care to go on worshipping a
Madonna even if she did wink.
One cannot make much out of a wink.
We want something more than that from the object of our adoration.
- Charles Spurgeon

I remember I read this harsh review about my show,
and one of my friends told me that this was the exact
same stuff people said about Madonna.
And it's like, she didn't care.
Madonna just came out and was herself.
I respect that a lot.
- Britney Spears

Catholicism is not a soothing religion.
It's a painful religion.
We're all gluttons for punishment.
- Madonna Ciccone

I always thought I should be treated like a star.
- Madonna Ciccone

I'm not interested in being Wonder Woman in the delivery room.
Give me drugs.
- Madonna Ciccone

My father was very strong.
I don't agree with a lot of the ways he brought me up.
I don't agree with a lot of his values,
but he did have a lot of integrity, and if he told us not to do something,
he didn't do it either.
- Madonna Ciccone

I guess some people are brilliant enough to be brilliant
on their own and never doubt anything and come up with fabulous things.
But I think it's good to get into arguments with people and have them say,
'That sucks' or 'You're crazy' or 'That's cheesy"'or
'What do you think of this?'
- Madonna Ciccone

I think in the end, when you're famous,
people like to narrow you down to a few personality traits.
I think I've just become this ambitious,
say-whatever's-on-her-mind, intimidating person.
And that's part of my personality, but it's certainly
not anywhere near the whole thing.
- Madonna Ciccone

But I love the idea - whether it's in my work or where I live -
exploring new frontier,
and I like putting myself in strange places and trying
to survive and figure things out and gather up an infrastructure.
I like knowing that I could figure out a way to live anywhere.
- Madonna Ciccone

In this business, my business, I get to meet all kinds of incredible people,
fascinating people, glamorous people and sexy people
and highly intellectual people.
And you meet them and you go 'interesting,
interesting, interesting'.
They're interesting, but not very many people stop you in your tracks.
- Madonna Ciccone

I go to Malawi twice a year.
It's where two of my children were adopted from,
and I have a lot of projects there that I go and check
up on and children who I look after.
It's sort of a commitment that I've made to this country
and the hundreds of thousands of children there who
have been orphaned by AIDS.
- Madonna Ciccone

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Use the power of your word
in the direction of truth and love.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Life is a reflection of intent.
Love reflects love.
Hate reflects hate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate;
only love can do that.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

Where there is great love,
there are always miracles.
- Willa Cather

People will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget
how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

Do all things with love.
- Og Mandino


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