I’m very accessible. I don’t get into this ego thing.
From the fall of October, 1980 to March, 1984 I never lost a competition.
I don’t think most teachers realize how much impact they have.
The high road is always respected. Honesty and integrity are always rewarded.
Half of figure skating is opinion, convincing judges.
Rationality is not one of this industry’s attributes.
I didn’t want to be the sissy figure skater, you know.
That’s what makes the Ryder Cup in golf so much better than the Masters or the U.S. Open. To be a part of something that is not about personal achievement, but about representing everyone and sharing it with the whole country, it’s wonderful.
I graduated a the top of my class in the ’84 Olympic Games; I won a gold medal.