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I remember winning the first time, you know, suddenly everybody expects, well, okay, now he should win every time he tees it up, win six tournaments.
As a kid, you dream of winning the Stanley Cup. As you get older, you understand the importance of winning the Olympics.
The joy of winning is not as dramatic as the losses were, because I expected us to win.
But more important than personal awards is winning the World Series. That's the max that anyone could ask for. Let alone to have the ball in your in your glove for the final out of the World Series. That was the ultimate.
What's a good tournament for him? Winning it. He's good enough.
What I want out of tennis is not necessarily just winning.
I had always dreamed of winning Wimbledon and when it happened it was very stressful. It was more of a relief!
If I'm going to be out there, I want to be in the top 10 and really have a chance of winning a Grand Slam.
I'd won the Australian Open twice, but winning Wimbledon takes something special.
Band members have a special bond. A great band is more than just some people working together. It's like a highly specialized army unit, or a winning sports team. A unique combination of elements that becomes stronger together than apart.
Steven Van Zandt
Getting the nomination is like gravy. Winning would be like whatever is better than gravy.
Billy Bob Thornton
My dad told me that no one could ever make it as a writer, that my chances were equivalent to winning the lottery - which was good for me, because I like to have something to prove.
Poppy Z. Brite
I heard a lot of those things. I heard that I was greedy; that I didn't care about winning; heard the questioning of my loyalty. And I'm thinking: 'Of course I want to win. I've been winning my entire life.'
I do not think that winning is the most important thing. I think winning is the only thing.
After winning the Oscar, I was committed to do 'Fried Green Tomatoes,' but I didn't know what the next thing would be after that. It was a scary time. But the advantage of TV is the regular work. All you need is a hit series, I guess.
Individual statistics, plate time and everything tend to come, but the most enjoyment I get out of baseball is actually winning.
For more than two centuries since winning our own freedom, we the people of the United States have repeatedly answered the call to lead the quest for freedom around the globe.
I'm trying to let winning the world championships settle in right now before I begin training again shortly. During the skating season, we skate on average 20 kilometres a day. On top of that, we're riding a lot and lifting a lot of weights.
I realised I'd been spoiled at Liverpool. We were used to winning. In Italy I grew up as a person. I didn't enjoy the football, mind. It was very defensive, but I became a better player because of the work I had to do around the box. Off the pitch, I learned about what to eat and what to drink to be successful, and I learned about life.
In the executive branch, winning by a whisker is as good as winning in a landslide, but not so in the Senate.
Winning times in the New York City Marathon have not dropped all that much over the years, but rather U.S. runners went backward. In 1983, there were 267 U.S. men who broke 2:20 in a marathon, and by 2000 that number was down to 27.
If I took over the 'Glamour' offices for a day, I would put Joe Pesci on the cover. I would say 'We've got to change all these magazines a little bit. We have to bring out a different version of what is, like, cool. You know, what's winning. Joe Pesci, Burt Reynolds.'
Success is like winning the sweepstakes or getting killed in an automobile crash. It always happens to somebody else.
Winning a ring is everybody's goal, whether you're a player or a coach.
Among the world elite there are a handful of athletes who are physically capable of winning it.
The old rules and the old methods of winning are gone.
After about 15 minutes, you feel that you're winning them over.
I was so worried about winning, it was as if I was caught up in my own web.
One of the high points of my career was winning the Grammy for 'I Will Survive.'
But as much as I am personally proud for winning five championships, I'm equally proud just being part of a women's division that has gotten so much better with all these great athletes here.
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