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Chris Evert Lloyd
(1954-____) born on
Dec 21
US tennis player. She was ranked number one, 1972-1978; won 18 Grand Slam singles titles; first woman to reach $1 million in career tournament earnings.
         
   
F
I realized that with hard work, the world was your oyster. You could do anything you wanted to do. I learned that at a young age.

R
Now that I'm losing some, I can see how tough I was -- the killer instinct, the single-mindedness, playing like a machine. Boy, that's what made me a champion.
A
You've got to take the initiative and play your game . . . confidence makes the difference.
N
If you can react the same way to winning and losing, that's a big accomplishment. That quality is important because it stays with you the rest of your life, and there's going to be a life after tennis that's a lot longer than your tennis life.
K
The great high of winning Wimbledon lasts for about a week. You go down in the record book, but you don't have anything tangible to hold on to. But having a baby -- there isn't any comparison.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Words of Women Quotations for Success," by Power Dynamics Publishing, 1997.
R: In "I Can See How Tough I Was," by William A. Henry III, in "Time" 11 Sep 1989.
A: In "Words of Women Quotations for Success," by Power Dynamics Publishing, 1997.
N: In "Good Advice," 1982.
K: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
   


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