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Bill Toomey Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Bill Toomey.

My family knew, but most of the sporting world did
not realize that my right hand been some 75% paralyzed.
- Bill Toomey

Related topics: Sports

A buddy will keep you honest and add a dimension of fun to your workout.
- Bill Toomey

Too many athletes do not admit their weaknesses.
- Bill Toomey

I have competed before empty stadiums a lot in my career.
- Bill Toomey

 

Understand from top to bottom what the effort requires.
- Bill Toomey

I think that money has changed my sport.
- Bill Toomey

My Olympic voyage has continued because it is so rewarding.
- Bill Toomey

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It is always possible to improve.
- Bill Toomey

A key factor is to do training that is fun.
- Bill Toomey

The fans and supporters are also part of the Olympic family.
- Bill Toomey

Past Olympians have a continuing role within the Olympic family.
- Bill Toomey

Anabolic steroids were not banned until after the 72 Olympics.
- Bill Toomey

The Olympic Games of the Modern Era began in 1896 in the city of Athens.
- Bill Toomey

During the 60's, drug use was in fashion in the U.S.
- Bill Toomey

If it were easy, it would have no value.
- Bill Toomey

As I mentioned previously, the tools that allow for
optimum health are diet and exercise.
- Bill Toomey

One of the key elements is the ability to be honest with yourself.
- Bill Toomey

The Olympic movement is divided into two very distinct eras.
- Bill Toomey

Nutrition is also a valuable component that can help
athletes both protect themselves and improve performance.
- Bill Toomey

We have made drugs an Olympic event.
It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even
the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life.
- Bill Toomey

Whatever pursuit you undertake, the requirements should
start with a love of what it is that you are pursuing.
- Bill Toomey

When I competed, it was for honor and country.
It was a privilege to be a part of the U.S.
team.
- Bill Toomey

The greatest feeling of accomplishment for me is the
fact that I was an athlete who was somewhat disabled.
- Bill Toomey

There is no one magic move or secret that creates victory,
but lots of little items that when added together can make you victorious.
- Bill Toomey

Once you have selected a sport or a creative activity,
the rules are pretty much the same.
- Bill Toomey

Olympians are the product of the Movement,
and to get them to the stadiums, pools and playing fields,
it takes the actions of legions of people who might not be Olympians.
- Bill Toomey

Actually, the moment of victory is wonderful,
but also sad.
It means that your trip is ended.
- Bill Toomey

Those of us who participate realize the incredible honor bestowed on us,
but to really understand the true scope and depth of
the movement requires more investigation and concentration.
- Bill Toomey

The East Germans first used biomechanics.
This meant that rather than guessing about technique and form,
they could apply changes to athletic performance based on science.
- Bill Toomey

Then in a fraction of a second, I realized that these
sportsmen were not anyone's enemies.
- Bill Toomey

I have read many studies out of the Karolinska Institute
in Sweden and they demonstrated that Vitamin E,
Co-Q-10, and Fish Oil could protect the immune system
of athletes and prevent disease.
- Bill Toomey

Too many athletes don't have the ability to set a goal
and then carefully go towards it.
- Bill Toomey

Realize that from the start, every activity that comprises
the journey has value and the ability to teach you something.
- Bill Toomey

Athens will again be the host of the Games in 2004,
but there are rumors that they might be switched if
the Greeks don't begin to construct the sites faster.
- Bill Toomey

The Ancient Games are relatively obscure to most Olympians,
but to understand just what the Games are about,
it is really necessary to investigate the roots and
the meaning that has transformed culture and society for so many years.
- Bill Toomey

The ability to mingle with so many countries and cultures
is extremely valuable for men and women.
- Bill Toomey

Every child comes with the message
that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

Nothing you do for a child is ever wasted.
- Garrison Keillor

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
- George Bernard Shaw

Sisters are different flowers from the same garden.
- Anonymous

He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother.
- Roe Fulkerson

Your greatest gift to your family and friends is yourself -
your relaxed, happy, and fully-present self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There are two lasting bequests we can give our children
One is roots, the other is wings.
- Hodding Carter

Our opportunity is to Soar our Spirit.
To see Light and Joy in everything.
To spread our wings and fly boldly.
To give thanks for rainbows and butterflies -
our symbols of renewal and rebirth.
To offer daily Thanksgiving - for ourselves, our family,
our friends, our community, for the whole world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Mother is the name for God
in the lips and hearts of little children.
- William Makepeace Thackeray

Children are born innocent.
Before they are domesticated they live in the moment,
love without fear, and don't even think about the opinions of others.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Let parents bequeath to their children
not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
- Plato

One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life
comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.
- Robert A. Heinlein

The ache for home lives in all of us,
the safe place where we can
go as we are and not be questioned.
- Maya Angelou

Kindness is the light that dissolves
all walls between souls, families, and nations.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Sometimes, our family's most important job
is reminding us how unimportant we are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What can you do to promote world peace?
Go home and love your family.
- Mother Teresa

No love, no friendship can cross the path of our destiny
without leaving some mark on it forever.
- Francois Muriac

For a happy marriage,
love and accept your spouse just the way they are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You don't choose your family.
They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
- Desmond Tutu

No one can find inner peace except by working,
not in a self-centered way, but for the whole human family.
- Peace Pilgrim

What is our family?
We touch our full hearts and see ourselves
reflected whole in each other's eyes.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Nobody has ever asked the nuclear family to live
all by itself in a box the way we do.
With no relatives, no support,
we've put it in an impossible situation.
- Margaret Mead

You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our loved ones -
whether by blood, by marriage, or by choice -
are delicate treasures.
If we hold them too close, they break -
as a butterfly would.
By honoring and enjoying
the freedom of our loved ones,
we gain our own freedom.
Have the courage to trust that
the beautiful butterflies of your life
will return - or not - as life intends.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Consider a new beginning with your family -
choose to take them less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children
that makes the heart too big for the body.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree
is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.
- Burton Hills

The magic words for a great family are,
"I love you just the way you are."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are my Family
- Karen Drucker

The final forming of a person's character
lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

Live so that when your children think of fairness,
caring and integrity, they think of you.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

You are my family because I CHOOSE you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sister is probably the most competitive
relationship within the family,
but once the sisters are grown,
it becomes the strongest relationship.
- Margaret Mead


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