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Quotes By Venus Williams

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17-06-1980

This outstandingly exceptional tennis player has not only been in news for her phenomenal sporting abilities, but also for her fashion sense, which many consider to be disastrous. In 2007, Venus launched her own clothing line, ‘EleVen’ with an aim of popularizing clothes and footwear that will be comfortable to wear on the tennis court.

However this business venture did not work in her favor and the tennis star’s move was slammed by the public. The white onesie she wore during her match with Uzbekistan's Akgul Amanmuradova in 2011 subjected her to a lot criticism from the media. The dress was too short and revealed a little too much to the spectators, resulting in an outcry amongst Tennis enthusiasts.

Many also opined that the upper part of her dress was far from appealing, since it made her chest look saggy. It was later revealed that this outfit that was a product of her firm ‘EleVen’. Even though the material and the print of the dress were quite nice, overall it was rated as a fashion faux pas.

However, some feel that Williams is quite a positive thinker who isn’t too shaken by the harsh remarks and has been continuing to prove her prowess at the Tennis court. Year 2001 saw this ‘The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale’ graduate being ranked among the 30 most powerful women in America by the ‘Ladies Home Journal’.

I always like to win. But I'm the big sister. I want to make sure she has everything, even if I don't have anything. It's hard. I love her too much. That's what counts.

- Venus Williams

Some people say that I have an attitude- Maybe I do. But I think that you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does- that makes you a winner right there.

- Venus Williams

In my mind, I'm always the best. If I walk out on the court (and) I think the next person is better, I've already lost.

- Venus Williams

When you lose, you're more motivated. When you win, you fail to see your mistakes and probably no one can tell you anything.

- Venus Williams

It's been a journey. For women of color, for my family. It's one dream coming true after another.

- Venus Williams

It's always hard to recover after a loss. . . . I have to know when it's time to step up, not to revert back to bad habits but to keep ahead with the good ones.

- Venus Williams

I don't come to tournaments to make friends, to go to parties, to hold conversations. I come to be the best, and I'm not mean and cruel and dirty.

- Venus Williams

I'd like to imagine that in order to beat me a person would have to play almost perfect tennis.

- Venus Williams

It wasn't like I was self-motivated. My dad started me. It was his dream before it was mine.

- Venus Williams

When you're on top, you're on top.

- Venus Williams

I have a lot of respect for her. She was my favorite player growing up. That's why I started grunting; I wanted to be like Monica.

- Venus Williams

I'm so proud to have followed her achievements and to have done it in her lifetime.

- Venus Williams

Of course, I want to be number one. But being happy and healthy is the most important thing.

- Venus Williams

I feel like I played well, it was one of my best matches this year, everything's getting better.

- Venus Williams

As I grow to understand life less and less I grow to love it more and more.

- Venus Williams

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