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Top 100 Surfing's Quotes

#1. I think it's important to cross train. Surfing is a good cross training sport for your shoulders. I don't think I know of any other football player who does it, who can go and paddle out past the sets. - Author: Troy Polamalu
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#2. My favorite thing [about surfing] is being creative on waves; it's like an art form. You can do whatever you want on that wave if you work hard at it and just have fun out there. - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#3. I write every day. Most weekdays, I write about ten hours a day. That doesn't mean eight hours of surfing the Net or watching videos on YouTube. I park my butt in a chair and write ... I learned that writer's block is a myth created by people who don't have, or understand, a writing process. - Author: Jonathan Maberry
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#4. I downloaded a Ricky Gervais podcast once at the persistent urging of a friend and found it funny but distracting - if I'm online, I'm surfing, which means I'm distracted from the podcast. So it's a form that doesn't really work for me. - Author: Rachel Sklar
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#5. Surfing and music were incredible outlets for me when I was a kid. And there are some really tricky times when you're growing up and it's easy to make a wrong decision, even with a good family and community around you. Surfing and music kept me out of trouble. - Author: Jon Foreman
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#6. It's impossible to imagine what Australia would be like without surfing. - Author: Tim Winton
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#7. Growing up, I always wanted to be in punk bands, so I'm really enjoying the harder, heavier element. It's always been my dream to have people moshing at my gig, kind of that really feral element of the music coming out more. I love crowd-surfing. - Author: Florence Welch
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#8. Surfing makes me happy, so that's just what I'm going to keep doing. - Author: Alana Blanchard
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#9. To lose your everyday life of surfing and being creative on waves, enjoying the ocean - that's scary to me. It was essential to at least try surfing again and get out there and see how it went. - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#10. Surfing isn't really in my blood. It's hard to catch a big wave in Billingham. - Author: Jamie Bell
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#11. I've been surfing so many years and it's a pretty strong part of my life so I'm not gonna give that up. - Author: John Dean
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#12. I finish a lot of lyrics while I'm in the water and it's always pretty constructive for me to get out in the water. I'm not actually writing the words down, but I have time to think about words, and doing a lot of surfing usually gives me a little space and peace of mind to finish things up. - Author: Jack Johnson
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#13. Sometimes I'll be channel surfing or something, and I'll see a glimpse of something, and I'll quickly turn the sound down, and then what I look at, that's an interesting movie. But it's not me who made it. It's whoever that guy I was 10 years ago who made it. - Author: Andrew Niccol
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#14. Montana should come with a surgeon general warning that it's addictive. The sky is big and blue, and the air is always fresh and crisp and scented with pine. There's a frontier spirit, but also a calmness, beauty in the landscape that slows your pulse. - Author: Robin Bielman
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#15. I turn and kick with the first one and feel myself being lifted and thrown towards the beach. It's like wrestling with an old friend, tumbling underneath then coming up for air. - Author: Mark Smith
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#16. I love sea salt spray but I hate being salty from the ocean, so I'll always shower after surfing, shampoo and condition my hair and then put in the salt spray. It's sort of a reverse cycle, but I just can't do the natural sea salt - it just feels too crunchy to go out with. - Author: Laura Enever
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#17. What I love the most about surfing is that it's my first love. It's the first thing I can remember being consumed by. - Author: Stephanie Gilmore
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#18. Well I'm always working on constantly everything. I never take the approach that I'm doing as well as I possibly can ... I always think there's more and I think if you don't have that, you are not driven to be better. - Author: Kelly Slater
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#19. There are big surfing communities in every country with an ocean coast that I know in Central and South America. Same with Mexico, Bali, and nearly every island nation that gets waves in the Pacific and Indian Oceans. But that's a relatively recent development in most places. - Author: William Finnegan
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#20. I believe that in music and in a lot of things it's kind of like surfing, you can have a really big wave sometimes and then you can have a smaller wave. - Author: Delta Goodrem
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#21. Surfing's one of the few sports that you look ahead to see what's behind. - Author: Laird Hamilton
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#22. It's funny because looking back at my first contest, I was 15 and surfing the Haleiwa contest wearing this tiny bikini. I remember not even thinking twice about wearing it - I just thought it was normal. - Author: Alana Blanchard
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#23. Switchfoot is a surfing term ... To switch your feet means to take a new stance facing the opposite direction. It's about change and movement, a different way of approaching life and music. - Author: Jon Foreman
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#24. It's a waste to chase the pipe dream of a magical tiny theory that allows us to make quick and detailed calculations about the future. We can't predict and we can't control. To accept this can be a source of liberation and inner peace. We're part of the unfolding world, surfing the chaotic waves. - Author: Rudy Rucker
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#25. I liken feedback to the effect of when you go surfing; you can get pummeled by a wave, but if you balance the forces right, you can have a dandy ride ... that's pretty much what feedback is ... - Author: Jorma Kaukonen
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#26. I think sharks are beautiful creatures, and I don't think we should stop going in the ocean because of them. You drive down the road and you get in an accident, but most people end up driving down the road again. Surfing is you're going into their home and it's just a natural part of life. - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#27. Not to sound too deep or weird, but I think that the times when you really appreciate surfing are the times you're really sort of becoming one with nature. Surfing's as raw of a sport as it gets. - Author: Kelly Slater
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#28. I really think there's an evolution to the practice and the individual no matter what brings you in, whether it's wine and yoga or chocolate and yoga or surfing and yoga ... - Author: Beryl Bender Birch
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#29. I love the idea of something beautiful happening, and then it being abrasively cut into. Because in a way it's similar to switching channels or surfing the web; I like people getting lulled into something and then taking them somewhere else. - Author: Reggie Watts
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#30. I feel really fortunate that, in playing guitar and surfing, I've found two things that mean so much to me, and which really complement each other. There's definitely a spiritual thing to both of them; they totally connect you to a higher realm. - Author: Kirk Hammett
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#31. My surfboard is a 7-foot-3-inch spoon made by Rip Curl, kind of between a longboard and a shortboard. Surfing brings me into the here and now. It's a dance with the present. - Author: Mark Ruffalo
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#32. Out of the kitchen, and into the surf. - Author: Wilma Johnson
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#33. You never really know what's coming. A small wave, or maybe a big one. All you can really do is hope that when it comes, you can surf over it, instead of drown in its monstrosity. - Author: Alysha Speer
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#34. That's what I think people sense when they get hooked by surfing - hooked by their relationship with the ocean. All of a sudden, they're part of something that's bigger than them. - Author: Nick Carroll
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#35. I've never been to college, and I think about that. But I kept putting it off, and I am also thinking about having a child, and that's really important. Also, I want to do a lot of traveling and surfing - two of my hobbies. - Author: Jorja Fox
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#36. Surfing's the source. Can change your life. Swear to god - Author: Patrick Swayze
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#37. Surfing's a more profound kind of sport than it looks. When you surf, you learn not to fight the power of nature, even if it gets violent. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#38. Surfing is definitely something I used to do a lot more before I was working, but I know the waves will always be there, and it's something that, when I'm not traveling as much, I'll definitely get back into. - Author: Marisa Miller
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#39. One thing you learn from surfing is how to operate in the present. It's really what the surfing experience is all about. - Author: Gerry Lopez
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#40. I kind of quit surfing when I got out of high school, but then a few years ago I started to take it up again. I'm not an expert by any means, but it's so wonderful to get out in the ocean and get a different perspective on things. - Author: Jeff Bridges
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#41. When you're surfing you're not thinking about where you parked the car or what you're going to do when you grow up or what you're going to buy when you've got lots of money. You know, you're just there. You're in the moment. And I think in a contemporary world, that's a rare privilege. - Author: Tim Winton
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#42. I'm seeking out a new way to live and if it's surfing, that's the way I'll do it. I'll be a surfer for the rest of my life. - Author: Andy Warhol
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#43. And when you fall, because you always do fall. When you swim for the beach to catch your board. There's peace to be found in the shoreward pull with every passing wave. - Author: Michael Davidow
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#44. I gulped. But, I mean, everyone bends the truth sometimes to be friendly. What's really weird is that I'm the only one who seems to get in trouble for it. Anyway, what could possibly go wrong this time? - Author: Sue Wyshynski
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#45. I have to be careful with surfing. It's still an addiction to me. It's all I want to do, and that's the big dilemma I have with it. - Author: Chris Carter
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#46. I abandoned the assigned problems in standard calculus textbooks and followed my curiosity. Wherever I happened to be
a Vegas casino, Disneyland, surfing in Hawaii, or sweating on the elliptical in Boesel's Green Microgym
I asked myself, Where is the calculus in this experience? - Author: Jennifer Ouellette
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#47. I've been surfing for a couple years, in the offseason in California and in Hawaii. I'm not very good, but it's just something that to be out there in the water, no cell phone, no music ... very few sports are as pure as that. - Author: Troy Polamalu
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#48. There's something suspicious about saying, 'I'm just going to leave my child alone and let her pursue her passions.' You know what? I think most 13-year-olds' passion is sitting in front of the TV, or doing Facebook, or surfing the Internet for hours. - Author: Amy Chua
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#49. I really enjoy surfing a lot. It's an awesome sport. With surfing there are no mind games versus Peyton Manning, or versus anyone else. It's not me trying to throw a certain shot put further - or to put a ball in a hoop, it's just me against mother nature. - Author: Troy Polamalu
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#50. I'm super excited about gaming always. That's the thing that I geek out over; those are the vlogs that I'm surfing if I'm not already playing a game at night. - Author: Felicia Day
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#51. In my lifetime, I've met a lot of people who never rode a wave, but we share the same consciousness. Surfing is a kind of a state of mind ... I mean, it's a feeling that people have about their life that really, in a way, kind of makes them a surfer. - Author: Gerry Lopez
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#52. There's something people find hilarious about dogs surfing and dancing and talking in the movies. I think it's nice for people - I think it's wish fulfillment - to see animals talking. - Author: Owen Wilson
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#53. There's nothing like coming home here, having the day off or morning off and going surfing. In Orlando I don't know what I would do. - Author: Corbin Bernsen
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#54. All I care about, to be honest, is surfing. I love surfing more than anything. To me, there's nothing like that. - Author: Brody Jenner
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#55. With Crazy Horse, it's all one big, growing, smoldering sound, and I'm part of it. It's like gliding, or some sort of natural surfing. - Author: Neil Young
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#56. For me the experience of writing is really an experience of losing control. ... I think it's very much like dreaming or like surfing. You go out there and wait for a wave, and when it comes it takes you somewhere and you don't know where it'll go. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#57. It's funny, 'cause you think surfing is your whole life, but then when you make a family it seems like it's not at all. - Author: Joel Parkinson
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#58. I love surfing, rock climbing, cycling - all that stuff. But it's just amazing that I can inspire people with my running. It's humbling, really. - Author: Dean Karnazes
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#59. I sometimes struggle, because my job is like the antithesis of what surfing is all about. Surfing's simple. It's real. - Author: Paul Walker
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#60. I learned to surf for 'Soul Surfer.' Surfing is like golf: You're always battling, and it keeps knocking you down. There are a lot of wipeouts. But when you stay with it and catch that wave, you really taste it. It's magic. - Author: Dennis Quaid
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#61. I've learned life is a lot like surfing. When you get caught in the impact zone, you need to get right back up, because you never know what's over the next wave ... and if you have faith, anything is possible, anything at all. - Author: Soul Surfer
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#62. In Gillette's case, they keep surfing along new technology which is fairly simple by the standards of microchips. But it's hard for competitors to do. So they've been able to stay constantly near the edge of improvements in shaving. - Author: Charlie Munger
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#63. Music is my way to shine back and express positive vibrations for a common healing. It's similar to farming, or surfing, or yoga. Before world peace, we have to have inner peace and music helps us get there. - Author: Jason Mraz
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#64. I come from an area where it's mostly, like, football and basketball, those are the sports. So my brother started surfing ... I used to make fun of him for it, and then he challenged me to do it, and I'm a huge competitor, and I did it ,and I got hooked. - Author: Manny Montana
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#65. My sons last summer, they won a trophy from their surfing camp and they came home and went right over to the shelf and put it up next to my Oscar. That's where we put our trophies. - Author: Geena Davis
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#66. There's really only three things you can write music about: girls, cars and surfing. - Author: Tom Curren
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#67. I love kite surfing and mountain bike riding. It's kind of interesting; my kite surfing ability has probably deteriorated with the rate of Kaggle's success. - Author: Anthony Goldbloom
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#68. I just love being on the ocean and being creative on the waves and the feeling you get when you're surfing. All around it's beautiful and fun. - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#69. Surfing for me is more than my lifestyle; it's my passion, my love, and it's a part of me. - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#70. I love sailing and water sports; whether it's water skiing, body boarding or surfing or simply swimming in the ocean. - Author: Karolina Kurkova
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#71. I think when a surfer becomes a surfer, it's almost like an obligation to be an environmentalist at the same time. - Author: Kelly Slater
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#72. Surfing is an individual expression of one's own worth and one's own ability to participate directly with nature. And what makes it really enjoyable to me is that every wave is different ... there's a special, non-repetitive pleasure in it that never gets boring. - Author: Otis Chandler
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#73. It's like you're surfing ... The same wave that can be a source of pain can be a beautiful flowing grace and source of power. It's all a matter of how you respond to it. - Author: Trey Anastasio
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#74. That's the exciting part about capitalism. It's like surfing, you have to catch the wave. - Martin Peter (aka Vermin Gobsmack) - Author: Jamie Delano
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#75. When I'm channel surfing, and 'Silence of the Lambs' comes on, I have trouble turning it off. I wouldn't say that about 'Beautiful Mind.' It's a good movie, but I'm much more in awe of what Jonathan Demme did with 'Silence of the Lambs.' - Author: Toby Emmerich
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#76. When I think about dropping team sports and picking up surfing and also then geeking out radio control planes and gadgetry and all that stuff I love, that's what really now has led me in big part to GoPro. - Author: Nick Woodman
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#77. They call it 'surfing' the net. It's not surfing. It's typing in your bedroom - Author: Jack Dee
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#78. There's an independence to surfing, it's just you and the ocean. There aren't a bunch of rules, - Author: Lee Clow
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#79. surfing, writing, composing, and programming deep into the night, like it's the early 1980s with the hue of poison-green CRT illuminating the room, Nike running shoes on the floor, hair metal poster on the door, and everything is infinite, made of fibre optics and floppy disks . . . - Author: Mike Walker
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#80. He's not my boyfriend."
"Ha. That's a good one. I saw you two tonsil surfing out there."
I could kill her. "I don't even have tonsils!"
"I know that and I bet Nick knows that too, now." She slaps her leg because she's just too funny for words. - Author: Carrie Jones
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#81. Surfing and climbing are both useless sports. You get to be conquistadors of the useless. You climb to the summit and there is nothing there. And you could hike to the top from another direction. How you get there is the important part. It's the same with surfing. - Author: Yvon Chouinard
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#82. 'Hollywood Don't Surf!' is really about how Hollywood's superficial view of surfing culture has influenced popular culture and the story of what happened when real surfers tried to change that. - Author: Greg MacGillivray
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#83. Surfing is so much work. It's one of those things that I just love, but it's so hard. - Author: AnnaSophia Robb
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#84. Street culture is punk, hip-hop, skateboarding, surfing, graffiti. It's like a massive global culture that is all tied together. But for so many years it was very geographic. - Author: Jeffrey Deitch
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#85. I never paid much attention to being Jewish when I was a kid. In fact, I'd say my religion was more surfing than Judaism - that's what I spent most of my time doing. - Author: Julian Schnabel
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#86. There's a much bigger picture beyond surfing, its part of an ocean culture. Everything comes back to Mother Nature. Surfing is a way of connecting, and saying thanks. - Author: Tristan Prettyman
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#87. I'm learning kite surfing. It's a little surfboard you have on your feet with straps, and you have a big kite like a power glider in the air that pulls you. You don't need waves to move, and it makes a big spray of water as you go. - Author: Bertrand Piccard
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#88. It's not tragic to die doing something you love. - Author: Mark Foo
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#89. It's the way surfing is - you grow up surfing together, and then you're thrown into a heat at Pipe or a world title bout against one another. - Author: Joel Parkinson
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#90. A movie is kind of like being the captain of a ship, which is nice, but when I perform by myself it's just surfing on the water and nobody really knows what happens. - Author: Jerry Seinfeld
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#91. Surfing soothes me, it's always been a kind of Zen experience for me. The ocean is so magnificent, peaceful, and awesome. The rest of the world disappears for me when I'm on a wave. - Author: Paul Walker
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#92. It's a culmination of your life of surfing when you turn and paddle in at Mavericks. - Author: Jeff Clark
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#93. There are very few sports where you can find that tranquility. Some people find that in golf, but when you're in the water it's such a difference from the golf course or the basketball court. That's what makes surfing unique over any other sport. - Author: Troy Polamalu
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#94. Hawaii is the birthplace of surfing, and many Hawaiians or part-Hawaiians surf, but in the rest of the United States it's a pretty white sport. - Author: William Finnegan
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#95. It's like the mafia. Once you're in - your in. There's no getting out. - Author: Kelly Slater
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#96. To convince people to back your idea, you've got to sell it to yourself and know when it's the moment. Sometimes that means waiting. It's like surfing. You don't create energy, you just harvest energy already out there. - Author: James Cameron
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#97. On Saturday mornings, because I'm surfing a lot for the part in 'John From Cincinnati,' I'll get up about 5:30 A.M .and go to Malibu and surf. There's something very therapeutic and healing about it. - Author: Austin Nichols
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#98. There's no such thing as a handicap - it's all in your head - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#99. I was a gymnast for twelve or thirteen years. Then I got into surfing and now I paddle board and hike and do whatever I can. I think it's my love of the outdoors. - Author: Serinda Swan
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#100. I think somebody like Wes [Anderson] has a very good sense of style and is original. I think my sense of style got a little bit better after I was exposed to you guys at Valentino. Because I'm just in Hawaii and Malibu; it's just kind of T-shirts and surfing-type stuff. - Author: Owen Wilson
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