07/29/2012 11:21 am ET Updated Jul 29, 2012

Inspirational Quotes From Olympians

With the Olympic games right around the corner, who better to turn to than the best athletes in the world to motivate you up off the couch and onto the court or into the pool?

Click through the slideshow below for some of the most inspiring words from Olympic athletes -- then tell us what we left out in the comments!

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