The Greatest Tennis Quotes in the History of the Sport

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The Greatest Tennis Quotes in the History of the Sport

Greatest Tennis Quotes

Are you looking for the best tennis quotes? Here, you will get the greatest tennis quotes of all time. The reasons why you love tennis can be difficult to articulate at times. Nevertheless, one of these tennis quotes will surely assist you to be inspired.

It should come as no surprise that some of the people who have played tennis at the highest level have some incredible things to say about the game, and because of this, we decided to compile a list of some of our favorite quotations about tennis.


“The winner is the one who believes in victory more.” — Novak Djokovic

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However, there is one tennis quote that can be considered as the best of all the others:


“Nobody beats Vitus Gerulaitis 17 times in a row.” – Vitus Gerulaitis

Even though he had lost to Jimmy Connors 16 times in a row, it merely demonstrated that his mentality was in the correct place, and guess what, nobody did beat Vitus 17 times in a row. It’s possible that this was mentioned in humor, but it’s also possible that it’s true.

However, Vitus was not the only one who had a wonderful perspective on tennis, and because of this, we have compiled some of the best tennis quotations for everyone to admire.


“Winning is a way of expressing yourself.”– Boris Becker


“Everything in life is a lesson. Most of all, we should believe in ourselves.” — Novak Djokovic


“The mark of great sportsmen is not how good they are at their best, but how good they are at their worst.” — Martina Navratilova


I want to reach absolute perfection. And I think I can reach it. — Steffi Graf


“I never look back, I look forward.” — Steffi Graf


“What is the single most important quality in a tennis champion? I would have to say desire, staying in there and winning matches when you are not playing that well.” — John McEnroe


“Losing is not my enemy, fear of losing is my enemy.” — Rafael Nadal

Top Tennis Quotes Losing is not my enemy, fear of losing is my enemy. - Rafael Nada