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Shizuka Arakawa Quotes

Shizuka Arakawa
I think I will realize that I have won gold in the next two or three days. Many times I've thought about quitting. I'm happy I have continued.
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#Gold

Shizuka Arakawa
I'm satisfied with the way I skated today. I didn't make any major mistakes, I planned to do a triple lutz, triple loop but didn't have the confidence to pull it off.
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#Mistakes

Shizuka Arakawa
I wasn't expecting this. I'm finding it hard to find words. I couldn't think at all with that gold medal around my neck.
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#Gold

Shizuka Arakawa
I poured all my strength into the Olympics, which was always the chief priority for me and I'm still in a situation where I can't relax.
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#Strength

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I had made mistakes in the short program earlier this season, but I finally didn't make any. I'm satisfied more with my performance than my position. It was my best short program this season and hopefully my performance in the free skate will help take me to the Olympics.
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#Mistakes

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I hope this will be an inspiration for the future generation of skaters.
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#Future

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I cannot believe it. I made a mistake in the program, but I could skate with pleasure. I think I will realize I have won a gold in the next two or three days.
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#Pleasure

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I still can't believe this.
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#Believe

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I never thought that I'd be able to win this gold medal, so I felt no pressure. I was surprised at what I've done and I'm glad that it was the first medal for Japan in Turin.
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#Gold

Shizuka Arakawa
It'll make me happy if I skate in ice show events, and hopefully I'd like to be a skater making people want to come and watch as long as possible.
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#Events

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I'm so surprised. I can't find the words for it.
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#Words