The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal.
I concentrate on preparing to swim my race and let the other swimmers think about me, not me about them.
Only when the tide goes out do you discover who's been swimming naked.
Don't wait for your ship to come in, swim out to it.
If you want to learn to swim jump into the water. On dry land no frame of mind is ever going to help you.
Breastroke is an athletic event, butterfly is a political statement.
Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a live one to swim upstream.
Don't wait for your ship to come in, swim out and meet the bloody thing.
All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.
Swimming isn't everything - winning is.
For myself, losing is not coming second. It's getting out of the water knowing you could have done better. For myself, I have won every race I've been in
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.
Being your best is not so much about overcoming the barriers other people place in front of you as it is about overcoming the barriers we place in front of ourselves.
You can't put a limit anything.
You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
President Can't Swim.
If you should rear a duck in the heart of the Sahara, no doubt it would swim if you brought it to the Nile.
Swimming is more than a once-every-four-years sport. My goal is to bring attention to swimming - to give it some personality.
Water for me is so essential, like swimming.