41 Total Quotes

Lindsay Davenport Quotes

Lindsay Davenport
It was nice to hit the ball better and be in control of points, ... That's the kind of tennis I prefer to play.
Lindsay Davenport
#Control

Lindsay Davenport
You feel so removed. It's in the same country, yet it seems like everyone here is concentrating on tennis. All you have to do is turn on CNN to see the horrors that are there. The worst natural disaster that's probably ever hit our country has hit us right now, and yet you feel so removed from it.
Lindsay Davenport
#Country

Lindsay Davenport
I've dealt with much worse injuries and things in the past so I'm pretty optimistic that it will heal.
Lindsay Davenport
#Past

Lindsay Davenport
I mean, when she's playing consistent and she can make more balls than she's missing, she's playing tough.
Lindsay Davenport
#Balls

Lindsay Davenport
I'm going to play when I'm healthy, when it's right, ... I try to focus on the quality that I can bring to each tournament that I enter.
Lindsay Davenport
#Focus

Lindsay Davenport
I'm not sold on only two challenges in a set. On clay courts, we have unlimited challenges. I'm curious to see if somebody is down 5-6 in the third set and they have used up their challenges. Are fans going to understand that?
Lindsay Davenport
#Challenges

Lindsay Davenport
I'm trying to decide exactly how far to push it, when to rest.
Lindsay Davenport
#Rest

Lindsay Davenport
I don't necessarily believe that everyone here is 100 percent. But everyone in the draw is really what we need. I think as the players get more healthy, and the top players get to compete against each other more and more, it's really going to help our sport. We've had a tough couple years.
Lindsay Davenport
#Believe

Lindsay Davenport
I don't enjoy being in Europe for weeks on end, so I just skip it.
Lindsay Davenport
#American Athlete Quotes

Lindsay Davenport
We get criticized for showing no personality, then we get penalized when we do.
Lindsay Davenport
#American Athlete Quotes #Personality

Lindsay Davenport
She's a phenomenal competitor,
Lindsay Davenport
#Competitor

Lindsay Davenport
I hope I have that desire in me when the time comes. I'm annoyed at the moment. At Wimbledon, I played my heart out and totally got beat. Today, I felt like a lot of it had to do with me.
Lindsay Davenport
#Desire

Lindsay Davenport
It's not really in my mind, ... If I won here, I wouldn't stop. I would finish the year.
Lindsay Davenport
#Mind

Lindsay Davenport
She's given me some problems in the past. In Australia, I was really struggling to control the points, ... Here today, I felt like even some of the games I lost, I was dictating the points, hitting the ball well, not letting her take the balls early and step in.
Lindsay Davenport
#Control

Lindsay Davenport
You used to get a lot more really tough battles in the first few rounds,
Lindsay Davenport
#Battles

Lindsay Davenport
Coming here, it's been a really great opportunity to relax and get back out on the court right away after losing in New York ... I wouldn't fly all this way if I didn't want to win the tournament and perform at a high level.
Lindsay Davenport
#Opportunity

Lindsay Davenport
I'm one who can't handle anything but playing tennis and trying to be married, that's about good enough for me, ... But, you know, other players have the ability to encompass a lot more.
Lindsay Davenport
#Tennis

Lindsay Davenport
The city of Philadelphia and the tournament have been fantastic supporters of women's tennis and I know will once again put on a great event.
Lindsay Davenport
#Tennis

Lindsay Davenport
On the men's side, obviously, you have some upsets still here once in a while. Hopefully women's tennis will get to where there's a lot of depth from one through 100.
Lindsay Davenport
#Tennis

Lindsay Davenport
I feel like I'm playing some of my best tennis. It's unfortunate that all the other girls are playing so much better. This is the highest level we've ever competed at.
Lindsay Davenport
#Girls

Lindsay Davenport
I don't think I should be underestimated.
Lindsay Davenport
#American Athlete Quotes

Lindsay Davenport
I've been really fortunate in the last six weeks that I haven't had an injury that has hampered my preparation. It's been a concern in the past.
Lindsay Davenport
#Preparation

Lindsay Davenport
It was a really tough match. I knew she definitely had the ability to be dangerous, and that was the best that she's played against me.
Lindsay Davenport
#Ability

Lindsay Davenport
It's a great goal to have and a it's a great kind of incentive that gives me more reason to get up and go this week,
Lindsay Davenport
#Reason

Lindsay Davenport
It definitely would make it more exciting if three of the four Grand Slam winners were here. You can't force someone to go out on the court when they don't feel like they want to compete at this level.
Lindsay Davenport
#Force

Lindsay Davenport
I feel like I'm on a good path, and while things didn't pan out here, I'm not giving up. Seeing some players and what they've been able to accomplish a little bit later in their careers has helped me. I couldn't see my life right now without it [tennis]. So I'll keep trying to improve and stay on top.
Lindsay Davenport
#Giving

Lindsay Davenport
I've seen people come back from these situations before and she's a good opponent and I didn't want to mess around.
Lindsay Davenport
#People

Lindsay Davenport
It's been a funny summer with a lot of players not playing,
Lindsay Davenport
#Funny

Lindsay Davenport
I was glad I came back the next service game and broke her, so that was important,
Lindsay Davenport
#Service