Home >> Quotes & Sayings >>

Ian Thorpe Quotes (26 Quotes)


Find Ian Thorpe books & products @ Amazon


  • I am a bit disappointed with it, but it served its purpose. There is no reason I felt pretty ordinary and did not swim well today.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • It's a hot 100 field at the moment. It's going to be a good Commonwealth Games . . . a very, very tough race.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I'm looking forward to actually racing again. It's been such a long time since I've raced now, but I do look forward to my life after swimming as well.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • My training is going exceptionally well. I'm fit and I have been for quite some time. I'm looking forward to racing.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • Sometimes we question things that we have done in our lives but how many times do we question what we haven't done in someone else's.
    (Ian Thorpe)


  • Remember to do the things you enjoy away from swimming, regularly.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I wasn't happy with it at all. I thought I would go faster than what I did last night (in the semi-finals) so it's pretty disappointing. I didn't swim as fast as I did last night. It's as simple as that.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • People ask me 'what was going through your mind in the race' and I don't know. I try and let my body do what it knows.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I'm excited about swimming the event because I won my first Olympic gold medal in the event,
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • It's a hot field. It's going to be a good race at the Commonwealth Games,
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I think I should retire after the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I have struggled for the last three weeks to overcome my illness. It's very disappointing that I can't be part of the team.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I hope I have preparations where I am healthy and I can produce my best. I hope that once I'm better I can monitor these things and when I get worn out and fatigued, really monitor my health as well as I can.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • I wouldn't final (I wouldn't make it to the final) in any of my events. Semi-final, I doubt and so , you know, I don't know how I'd be after the races either. I could do more damage than good.
    (Ian Thorpe)

  • Nowhere near as sluggish for a morning swim this morning, so I was comfortable and hopefully it'll be a bit faster tonight.
    (Ian Thorpe)


    More Ian Thorpe Quotations (Based on Topics)


    Morning - Swimming - Body - Happiness - Purposes - Games - People - Water - Disappointment - Night - Time - Decision Making - View All Ian Thorpe Quotations

    Related Authors


    Derek Jeter - Andy Roddick - Roger Federer - Vince Carter - Michelle Kwan - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - John McEnroe - Diego Maradona - Bjorn Borg - Billie Jean King


Pg 1/212