Jackie Joyner-Kersee Quotes
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There is something about seeing myself improve that motivates and excites me.
Jumping has always been the thing to me. It's like leaping for joy, but of course there's more to it than that. Galina Chistyakova [U.S.S.R.] has just done 25 feet, Heike Drechsler [G.D.R.] is on the runway and I'm behind her. You have to respond here and now. It lets you know what you're made of.
I don't have to be enemies with someone to be competitors with them.
I don't think being an athlete is unfeminine. I think of it as a kind of grace.