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Scott Hamilton Quotes

Scott Hamilton Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Scott Hamilton
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Athlete
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    Adversity, and perseverance and all these things can shape you. They can give you a value and a self-esteem that is priceless. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    Always try to maintain complete tolerance and always make an effort to give people more than they expect. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    And so figure skating was a great vehicle for me to kind of be competitive at something, without having to be big. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    And the fact that I liked to show off and be the center of attention really lends itself to figure skating very well. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    But I never really thought that I would be extraordinarily successful at skating, it's just something that happened, you know. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    Everything that I've ever been able to accomplish in skating and in life has come out of adversity and perseverance. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    Fame is a very confusing thing, because you are recognized by a lot of people that you've never seen before, and they're at a great advantage. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    From the fall of October, 1980 to March, 1984 I never lost a competition. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 9
    Half of figure skating is opinion, convincing judges. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 10
    I didn't want to be the sissy figure skater, you know. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    I don't think most teachers realize how much impact they have. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    I had a ninth grade teacher who told me I was much smarter and much better than I was allowing myself to be. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    I just try to touch people's hearts in a way through skating, so they're not just witnessing a performance, they're feeling a performance and they're a part of it. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 14
    I started skating and I kind of liked it because I could run circles around the guys that wouldn't pick me to play baseball. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    I was more interested in skating and the girls and traveling than I was in calculus. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    I was nine-years-old when I first put on skates. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
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    I'm very accessible. I don't get into this ego thing. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 18
    Male figure skating is different than female figure skating; we're not America's sweetheart. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 19
    Most other competitions are individual achievements, but the Olympic Games is something that belongs to everybody. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 20
    Rationality is not one of this industry's attributes. Scott_HamiltonScott Hamilton
  • 21
    What was really funny is that as I got older all those guys who called me a sissy in junior high school wanted me to be their best friend because they wanted to meet all the girls that I knew in figure skating. Scott_Hamilton/21.php">Scott Hamilton
  • 22
    When you turn professional, you become an entertainer, and like every other entertainer, you don't want to get a bad review. Scott_Hamilton/22.php">Scott Hamilton