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Quotes By Billie Jean King

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22-11-1943
Billie Jean King is a Sportsperson who was born on 22th November 1943 AD. His birthday falls on 22th November 1943 AD. In his life, Billie Jean King is famous not only for his work but also for his quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

Champions keep playing until they get it right.

- Billie Jean King

A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.

- Billie Jean King

Ever since that day when I was 11 years old, and I wasn't allowed in a photo because I wasn't wearing a tennis skirt, I knew that I wanted to change the sport.

- Billie Jean King

That is where the power, opportunity, and choice come from-when you have money. Money equals opportunity. There is no question.

- Billie Jean King

They're not put on earth to be martyrs; they have to want to come out. It depends on your culture, where you work, where you live. Each person's circumstances are unique.

- Billie Jean King

I think self-awareness is probably the most important thing towards being a champion.

- Billie Jean King

Men can have a huge turnover of sponsorship and still survive a lot better than the women. But the women's ratings are better, at least at home in the United States than in the men's tennis.

- Billie Jean King

Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose-it teaches you about life.

- Billie Jean King

Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.

- Billie Jean King

There is no life for girls in team sports past Little League. I got into tennis when I realized this, and because I thought golf would be too slow for me, and I was too scared to swim.

- Billie Jean King

The main thing is to care. Care very hard, even if it is only a game you are playing.

- Billie Jean King

When they take surveys of women in business, of the Fortune 500, the successful women, 80% of them, say they were in sports as a young woman.

- Billie Jean King

It is very hard to be a female leader. While it is assumed that any man, no matter how tough, has a soft side... and female leader is assumed to be one-dimensional.

- Billie Jean King

“You've got to win in sports -- that's talent -- but you've also got to learn how to remind everybody how you did win, and how often. That comes with experience.”

- Billie Jean King

Women get the attention when we get into the men's arena, and that's sad.

- Billie Jean King

A girl didn't get an athletic scholarship until the fall of 1972 for the very first time.

- Billie Jean King

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