Swimming Quotes, Sayings about swimmers

Swimming: The only sport that takes art form, complete physical strength, and extensive technique to do correctly. It’s those that push to the breaking point and refuse to break who will achieve greatness!

Seven days of no swimming makes one weak.

If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you. Swim Harder.

Swimming – the only sport with no half times, no substitutions, no timeouts, and you only get 1 shot for your goal.

Submitted by: kate

Some say swimming is easy…I dare them to come to my practice.

I swim like a girl, try to keep up!

Swimming: From the outside looking in, you can’t understand it. From the inside looking out, you can’t explain it.

It’s not a real day if you haven’t watched the sun rise from the swimming pool.

Swimming makes me feel…tired, wet, free, amazing, complete, like I am someone, epic, calm, myself, fab, whole, strong, boom, at home, happy, alive.

One time at the beach this guy was swimming in the ocean yelling ‘Help! Shark! Help!’. I just laughed, I knew that shark was not going to help him.


Every breath feels like your lungs are on fire. Every stroke feels like your body is made of lead. Every lap the feelings get worse. Every training session hurts. If they don’t, you’re doing them wrong.

Swimming is normal for me. I’m relaxed. I’m comfortable, and I know my surroundings. It’s my home.
– Michael Phelps

Swimming is a confusing sport, because sometimes you do it for fun, and other times you do it to not die. And when I’m swimming, sometimes I’m not sure which one it is.
– Demetri Martin

It’s not how far you swim in practice, and it’s not how fast you swim in practice; it’s how far you swim fast in practice.

Submitted by: Kate

Swimming – what real men (and women) do while boys play football.

Submitted by: kate

Many swimmers ask, “What is the secret to success?” I can tell you what it is. When you feel like you can’t swim any faster. Hold your breath any longer, kick any harder, you must keep on going. Greatness is only milliseconds away, but you have to give 100%. You can’t slack off halfway through the race because you think negatively, you must maintain 100% effort for the entire race.

Chlorine is my perfume.

Many people cycle or swim to keep trim. But if swimming is so good for the figure, how do you explain whales?
– Charles Saatchi

The water is your friend. You don’t have to fight with water, just share the same spirit as the water, and it will help you move.
– Alexandr Popov

The water doesn’t know your age.
– Dara Torres

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