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Skiing Quotes

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When life is like a slippery downhill slope,
go skiing and scream Whee... all the way down.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face.
- Dave Barry

Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
- Steven Wright

Allow me a bit of philosophy here...
We started tele skiing as a rebellion against rules.
- Paul Parker

 

I'd be nervous about skiing, wondering what I'd do
if I felt shaky on top of a mountain;
but other diabetics do ski,
so there's no reason I couldn't.
- Dana Hill

I'm looking forward to free skiing the most.
Just groomers, big wide groomers making nice big turns.
- Picabo Street

My mom has this great skiing event in Jackson Hole,
Wyoming, every year for a local charity.
- Joely Fisher

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Snowboarding is an activity that is very popular with
people who do not feel that regular skiing is lethal enough.
- Dave Barry

It is better to go skiing and think of God,
than go to church and think of sport.
- Fridtjof Nansen

There are many skiers who have chosen tele for a more compact,
streamlined skiing system.
- Paul Parker

Challenging snow is one of my favorite kinds of skiing,
and I like being able to switch techniques at liberty.
- Paul Parker

I enjoy tennis, though don't play very often nowadays,
and skiing...
oh yes and swimming.
- Roger Moore

I don't know if it's just me or everyone,
but the whole vibe with skiing is not so much thriving
on competition against others as it is against myself and the clock.
- Picabo Street

Skiing makes me feel great, and it gives my legs such an incredible workout.
- Joely Fisher

I have a project at HBO and one at the Family Channel
coming that are being looked at.
Aside from that I am not doing much more than playing golf and some skiing.
- Gil Gerard

I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination
for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry,
which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.
- Robert Huber

I don't like bungee jumping, but I do like skiing.
- Roger Moore

Skiing is the pleasurable part of alpinism -
way more pleasurable and fun than alpine climbing.
- Michael Kennedy

For me, skiing is a physical necessity.
I have a need for risk.
- Jean-Marie Messier

Talking from morning to night about sex has helped my skiing,
because I talk about movement, about looking good,
about taking risks.
- Ruth Westheimer

Skiing is better than sex actually, because for me
a good round of sex might be seven minutes.
Skiing you can do for seven hours.
- Spalding Gray

That feeling is the same whether you're on either side of the hundredths.
Obviously, it's great to win the world championship,
but if you put down that kind of skiing,
it's awesome either way.
- Bode Miller

Sport is a wonderful metaphor for life.
Of all the sports that I played - skiing,
baseball, fishing - there is no greater example than golf,
because you're playing against yourself and nature.
- Robert Redford

But there was no question in my mind that I was gonna still go for it.
I was still going for the win.
I wasn't skiing for second or third place today,
and in the end I think that's probably what got me there.
- Bode Miller

When I started to sing, my mother would have me engaged
to perform at the Women's Christian Temperance Union
national or annual meetings.
I would hate doing this because I wanted to play baseball or go off skiing.
- Maureen Forrester

We can't control what the ratings will be.
It's like, if you're going to go skiing,
do you hope you'll have a good day of skiing? Yes.
Do you hope you won't break your leg? Yes.
- David Hyde Pierce

You have to be aware.
Like, I'm not going to do any downhill skiing.
It looks like a whole lot of fun, but I'm not going to risk breaking a leg.
I want to be dancing the way I'm dancing now for 30 more years.
- Bebe Neuwirth

Switzerland is a place where they don't like to fight,
so they get people to do their fighting for them while
they ski and eat chocolate.
- Larry David

I don't look at it like that's my rival and I have to beat her.
It's more like, I have to ski this as fast as I can
and the fastest of everyone out here and that's what I expect.
- Picabo Street

Sometimes I put on a ski mask and dress in old clothes,
go out on the streets and beg for quarters.
- Mike Tyson

I was something of a prankster.
One time I put a ski mask on my head and used a fake
gun on the school secretary so that I could get some
of my friends out of detention.
- Luke Perry

We just bought this house.
It's too big.
It's like 400,000 square feet, or something.
We got an indoor lake and ski slope in the house!
It's just too big.
- Adam Sandler

Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves, Robert Lincoln bought a nice ski lodge.
- Sarah Vowell

I can ski out of my back door.
- Merlin Olsen

In Ski Party we are reading up on how to have fun without sex.
That was the theme of every AIP picture!
- Dwayne Hickman

I just sold a farm in Missouri, and I own a ski lodge
in Colorado with some Honolulu partners.
- James MacArthur

Very good coaches for ski jumpers stand at the top
of the slope and watch the jumpers prepare,
rather than standing at the bottom and watching them land.
- Roland Joffe

The best indication is that I still love to ski on most anything,
from skating gear to heavy metal.
- Paul Parker

When you back off, it's easier to do mistakes.
For me it's better to ski fast.
- Bode Miller

If you've never seen an elephant ski,
you've never been on acid.
- Eddie Izzard

It's good to ski for fun, but I still want to win races as often as possible.
- Hermann Maier

I donate money to the existing foundation that funds the US Ski Team kids.
- Picabo Street

Ski racing, especially downhill, is a dangerous activity
and there are many accidents.
It would be really too bad to lose everything because of a crash.
- Hermann Maier

I remember feeling that technology was like trying to draw with your foot.
In a ski boot.
It was the most indirect way to work imaginable,
but the potential had us all excited.
I started in stop motion.
- Chris Wedge

I think what it takes to succeed remains the same.
You have to have a real love of your sport to carry
you through all the bad times,
you still want to go ski even when things aren't working.
You must have a commitment to work hard and to never give up.
- Nancy Greene

There is no pressure on me, I can take a lot of risks in the coming weeks.
I feel free to ski the way I decide on race-day because
the overall title was not my main target this winter.
- Hermann Maier

My boyfriend's idea of a lesson was to take me on a
black diamond run in the middle of a hail storm and say,
'Go!' Ski patrol had to escort me to another lift to
get me down the mountain.
No, that wasn't humiliating, not at all.
- Claudia Black

We're not necessarily the ski boat, we're the skier.
There are countries like Japan and Korea and others
who are the ski boat at this point,
but we're getting pulled right behind them.
- Steve Largent

As the time goes by, you change, your learn new things,
your attitude is different.
For the moment, I'm still enjoying ski racing so much
that it would be difficult for me to think about ending my career.
- Hermann Maier

We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.
- Joseph Campbell

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new,
meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We may have different religions, different
languages, different colored skin,
but we all belong to one human race.
- Kofi Annan

I look to a day when people will not be judged
by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

It doesn't matter how long my hair is
or what color my skin is
or whether I'm a woman or a man.
- John Lennon

Why live?
Adding one to my count of days, or postponing
a feared death by another day do not inspire me.
I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new, meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Some guys say beauty is only skin deep.
But when you walk into a party, you don't see somebody's brain.
The initial contact has to be the sniffing.
- James Caan

Poetry is ordinary language raised to the Nth power.
Poetry is boned with ideas, nerved and blooded with emotions,
all held together by the delicate, tough skin of words.
- Paul Engle

Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years.
We grow old by deserting our ideals.
Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
- Samuel Ullman

Beauty is only skin deep.
- Thomas Overbury

Skin has become inadequate in interfacing with reality.
Technology has become the body's new membrane of existence.
- Nam June Paik

The main part of the house is a deep red and I have butterscotch carpet.
And I have a bathroom with leopard skin floor,
wallpaper and toilet.
- Macy Gray

When I began my search for the perfect skin care to fight the aging process,
I noticed that my sensitive skin was reacting horribly to any product I used.
- Connie Sellecca

Beauty is only skin deep.
If you go after someone just because she's beautiful
but don't have anything to talk about,
it's going to get boring fast.
You want to look beyond the surface and see if you
can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person.
- Amanda Peet

After all, film is so porous, and to my mind,
so oddly occult, that I think that film itself absorbs
odd energies like a living skin.
- Barbara Steele

The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen's skin.
- Gloria Steinem

The Black skin is not a badge of shame,
but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
- Marcus Garvey

Our honorable and worthy ancestors knew that the world was flat,
motionless, and the center of the universe.
They knew the human body could not withstand
the forces of traveling faster than 19 mph.
They knew that the way to salvation was
exorcising witches and slaying non-believers.
They knew that it was a mortal sin to marry
someone of a different skin color.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Civilization is the lamb's skin in which barbarism masquerades.
- Thomas Bailey Aldrich

It's funny that all these goths paint their faces with
such white make-up and that is the actual colour of my skin,
I am that pale!
- Kelly Osbourne

Many will call me an adventurer - and that I am,
only one of a different sort: one of those who risks
his skin to prove his platitudes.
- Che Guevara


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