Best Athlete Instagram Bios 2022
While there are thousands of athlete Instagram bios to choose from, it can be difficult to find the best ones without combing through each one individually. With that in mind, we have compiled this list of some of the best athlete Instagram bios of 2022, so you don’t have to spend the time searching through them all! All Instagram bios on this list were chosen based on quality, readability, and creativity, and they will inspire you with your own Instagram bio, whether you are an amateur athlete or a professional one!
A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.
A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.
A champion needs motivation above and beyond winning.
A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are.
A person always doing his or her best becomes a natural leader, just by example.
A snooker game mixes ritual with geometry
A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever. – Mary Lou Retton
A winner is that person who gets up one more time than he was knocked down.
A year from now, you may wish you had started today.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
Adversity causes some to break; others to break records.
Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind. – Jackie Joyner-Kersee
All things are difficult before they are easy.
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
Always focus on the front windshield and not the review mirror.
Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you. – Arnold Palmer
An athlete cannot run with money in his pockets. He must run with hope in his heart and dreams in his head.
Any American boy can be a basketball star if he grows up, up, up.
Any idiot can fly a plane, but it takes a special kind of idiot to jump out of one.
Any time Detroit scores more than 100 points and holds the other team below 100 points, they almost always win.
Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates.
Band of Sisters.
Baseball is 90 percent mental. The other half is physical.
Baseball is like church. Many attend but few understand.
Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
Baseball is what we were. Football is what we have become.
Baseball ⚾is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.
Basketball is like the war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
Be a game changer – the world has enough followers.
Beach sport is always the best sport.
Booze, broads, and bullshit. If you got all that, what else do you need?
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
Chemistry is a class you take in high school or college, where you figure out two plus two is 10, or something.
Close don’t count in baseball. Close only counts in horseshoes and grenades.
Competitive sports are played mainly on a five-and-a-half inch court, the space between your ears.
Confidence is preparation. Everything else is beyond your control.
Continuous effort — not strength or intelligence — is the key to unlocking our potential.
Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Do what needs to be done, when it needs to be done the best way it can be done, and do it that way every time.
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
Doctors and scientists said that breaking the four-minute mile was impossible, that one would die in the attempt. Thus, when I got up from the track after collapsing at the finish line, I figured I was dead.
Don’t measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.
Don’t wear your team‘s colors – bleed them.
Even if you are on the right track… You’ll get run over if you just sit there!
Every day is a great day for hockey.
Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.
Everybody wants to take responsibility when you win, but when you fail, all these fingers are pointing.
Everyone has the fire, but the champions know when to ignite the spark.
Excellence is not a singular act but a habit. You are what you do repeatedly.
Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.
Fans never fall asleep at our games because they’re afraid they might get hit with a pass.
Fast and Furious.
Football doesn’t build character; it reveals character.
For me, winning isn’t something that happens suddenly on the field when the whistle blows and the crowd roar. Winning is something that builds physically and mentally every day that you train and every night that you dream.
Goaltending is a normal job, sure. How would you like it in your job if every time you made a small mistake, a red light went on over your desk and 15,000 people stood up and yelled at you?
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Golf and sex are the only things you can enjoy without being good at them!
Good is not good when better is expected.
Good players want to be coached… Great players want to be told the truth.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.
Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.
He called me a ‘rapist’ and a ‘recluse.’ I’m not a recluse.
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like pimps.
I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability; it was my mental ability.
I always tell kids, you have two eyes and one mouth. Keep two open and one closed. You never learn anything if you’re the one talking.
I am building a fire, and every day I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match.
I am the engine of my bicycle.🏍🏍
I am the greatest. I said that before I knew I was.
I became a good pitcher when I stopped trying to make them miss the ball and started trying to make them hit it.
I believe in myself.
I can accept failure; everyone fails at something. But I cannot accept not trying.
I can’t play being mad. I go out there and have fun. It’s a game, and that’s how I am going to treat it.
I celebrate a victory when I start walking off the field. By the time I get to the locker room, I’m done.
I couldn’t find the sports car of my dreams, so I built it myself.
I did not wake up today to be mediocre.
I don’t know what he has. A pulled groin. A hip flexor. I don’t know. A pulled something. I never pulled anything. You can’t pull fat.
I don’t plan on being disappointed. We plan on being really good, and obviously, we plan on winning.
I don’t think being an athlete is unfeminine. I think of it as a kind of grace.
I feel like I’m the best, but you’re not going to get me to say that.
I figure practice puts your brains in your muscles.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.
I have always tried to be true to myself, to pick those battles I felt was important. My ultimate responsibility is to myself. I could never be anything else.
I have failed many times, but I have never gone into a game expecting myself to fail.
I know I am getting better at golf because I am hitting fewer spectators.
I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it.
I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I love to play.
I never left the field saying I could have done more to get ready and that gives me peace of mind.
I put the team on my back doh.
I quit school in the sixth grade because of pneumonia. Not because I had it, but because I couldn’t spell it.
I spent 90 percent of my money on women and drink. The rest I wasted!
I wanna kiss you. I couldn’t care less about the team struggling.
I want to be remembered as the guy who gave his all whenever he was on the field.
I will keep smiling, be positive and never give up! I will give 100 percent each time I play. These are always my goals and my attitude.
I’ll let the racket do the talking.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
If Cheerleading was easy they’d call it Football.
If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead.
If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing your grandmother with her teeth out!
If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you. – Fred Devito
If one can stick to the training throughout the many long years, then willpower is no longer a problem. It’s raining? That doesn’t matter. I am tired? That’s beside the point. It’s simply that I just have to.
If plan A doesn’t work, the alphabet has 25 more letters – 204 if you’re in Japan.
If practice makes perfect, and no one is perfect, why practice?
If there’s no wind, row.
If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you’ll never change the outcome.
If you are afraid of failure, you don’t deserve to be successful!
If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all?
If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it.
If you can’t outplay them, outwork them.
If you don’t have confidence, you’ll always find a way not to win.
If you don’t invest very much, then defeat doesn’t hurt very much and winning is not very exciting.
If you fail to prepare, you’re prepared to fail.
If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.
If you push me towards a weakness, I will turn that weakness into a strength.
If you think it’s hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.
If you train hard, you’ll not only be hard; you’ll be hard to beat.
If you want to find the real competition, just look in the mirror. After a while, you’ll see your rivals scrambling for second place.
If, at first, you don’t succeed, you are running about average.
Imagination has a great deal to do with winning.
In football, everything is complicated by the presence of the opposite team.
In football,🏈 everything is complicated by the presence of the opposite team.
In the 8th inning, you can’t hear the roar of the 9th. All you can do to hold yourself together, and trust.
In the end, it’s the extra effort that separates a winner from second place. It takes desire, determination, discipline, and self-sacrifice. Put all these together, and even if you don’t win, how can you lose?
In the end, the game comes down to one thing: man against man. May the best man win.
It ain’t over till it’s over.
It ain’t over till it’s over.
It is not the size of a man but the size of his heart that matters. – Evander Holyfield
It took me seventeen years to get three thousand hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course.
It was never about winning medals or being famous.
It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
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It’s not the disability that defines you; it’s how you deal with the challenges the disability presents you with. We have an obligation to the abilities we DO have, not the disability.
It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog!
It’s a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. Heroes get remembered, but legends never die.
It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up. Just the natural order of things, according to the legendary pair of fisticuffs.
It’s not a contact sport, it’s a collision sport.
It’s not the will to win that matters—everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.
It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up.
It’s not whether you win or lose, it’s how you play the game.
I’m a mad dog whose only concern is winning.
I’m never tired of winning, and I’m never tired of skiing.
I’ve failed over & over & over again in my life & that is why I succeed.
I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
I’ve got a theory that if you give 100% all of the time, somehow things will work out in the end.
I’ve learned that something constructive comes from every defeat.
I’ve worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals. I will not let my teammates down, and I will not let myself down.
Just keep going. Everybody gets better if they keep at it.
Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.
Keep calm because it’s game day!
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you’re in control, they’re in control.
Leadership, like coaching, is fighting for the hearts and souls of men and getting them to believe in you.
Let’s go eat a God damn snack.
Life is happier, with a bike 🚲on a dirt mountain.🗻
Losing feels worse than winning feels good.
Luck? Sure. But only after long practice and only with the ability to think under pressure.
Make each day your masterpiece.
Make good habits and they will make you.
Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.
Make the Rules!
Most football players are temperamental. That’s 90 percent temper and 10 percent mental.
Most people give up just when they’re about to achieve success. They quit on the one-yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they’ve got a second.
Most people run a race to see who is fastest. I run a race to see who has the most guts.
Most talented players don’t always succeed. Some don’t even make the team. It’s more what’s inside.
My dad has always taught me these words: care and share. That’s why we put on clinics. The only thing I can do is try to give back. If it works, it works.
My job is to give my team a chance to win.
My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling bad or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging.
Never give up! Failure and rejection are only the first steps to succeeding.
Never give up, never give in, and when the upper hand is ours, may we have the ability to handle the win with the dignity that we absorbed the loss.
Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way.
Never say never because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.
Ninety percent of this game is half mental.
No one is a failure until they stop trying.
Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Nobody in football should be called a genius. A genius is a guy like Norman Einstein.
Nobody roots for Goliath.
Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Number one is just to gain a passion for running. To love the morning, to love the trail, to love the pace on the track. And if some kid gets really good at it, that’s cool too.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
One day of practice is like one day of clean living. It doesn’t do you any good.
One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching it. – Knute Rockne
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Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.
Only he who can see the invisible can do the impossible. – Frank L. Gaines
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Passion first and everything will fall into place.
Perhaps the single most important element in mastering the techniques and tactics of racing is experience. But once you have the fundamentals, acquiring the experience is a matter of time.
Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.
Playing baseball ⚾for a living is like having a license to steal.
Pro football is like nuclear warfare. There are no winners, only survivors.
Push yourself again and again. Don’t give an inch until the final buzzer sounds.
Race cars are neither beautiful nor ugly. They become beautiful when they win.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.
Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.
Show me a gracious loser and I’ll show you a failure.
Show me a guy who’s afraid to look bad, and I’ll show you a guy you can beat every time.
Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I’m very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.
Some people say I have attitude – maybe I do…but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right there.
Sport live. Life lives.
Sports are the reason I am out of shape. I watch them all on TV.
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Sports creates a bond between contemporaries that lasts a lifetime. It also gives your life structure, discipline, and a genuine, sincere, pure fulfillment that few other areas of endeavor provide.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
Sportsmanship for me is when a guy walks off the court, and you really can’t tell whether he won or lost, when he carries himself with pride either way.
Statistics are like bikinis—they show a lot but not everything.
Success isn’t owned, it’s leased. And the rent is due every day.
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions, the best players are the hardest workers.
The Bible never says anything about dinosaurs. You can’t say there were dinosaurs when you never saw them. Somebody actually saw Adam and Eve. No one ever saw a Tyrannosaurus Rex.
The Russians have a weapon that can wipe out two hundred eighty thousand Americans. That puts them exactly ten years behind Howard Cosell.
The Spirit of Sports: The spirit of sports gives each of us who participate an opportunity to be creative. Sports knows no sex, age, race, or religion. Sports give us all the ability to test ourselves mentally, physically, and emotionally in a way no other aspect of life can. For many of us who struggle with ‘fitting in’ or our identity – sports gives us our first face of confidence. That first bit of confidence can be a gateway to many other great things!
The biggest thrill wasn’t in winning on Sunday but in meeting the payroll on Monday.
The breakfast of champions is not cereal, it’s the opposition.
The critics are always right. The only way you shut them up is by winning.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.
The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey. The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back.
The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.
The first half was even, the second half was even worse.
The five S’s of sports training are stamina, speed, strength, skill, and spirit, but the greatest of these is spirit.
The game is too long, the season is too long and the players are too long.
The game isn’t over until it’s over.
The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.
The key is not the will to win… everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important.
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
The man who has no imagination has no wings. – Muhammad Ali
The more I practice, the luckier I get.
The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning. – Pele
The more you sweat in practice, the less you bleed in battle.
The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.
The only way to prove that you’re a good sport is to lose. – Ernie Banks
The person that said winning isn’t everything never won anything.
The reason women don’t play football is that 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public.
The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.
The secret to winning is constant, consistent management.
The strength of the group is the strength of the leaders.
The sun has been there for 500, 600 years.
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The time when there is no one there to feel sorry for you or to cheer for you is when a player is made.
The true champion believes in the impossible.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.
The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you.
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
The wishbone will never replace the backbone.
There are more important things in life than winning or losing a game.
There are only two options regarding commitment. You’re either IN, or you’re OUT. There is no such thing as life in-between.
There may be people that have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do. – Derek Jeter
There’s No Fighter Smarter Than Me.
There’s no elevator to success; take the stairs.
They are who we thought they were!
This is really a lovely horse, I once rode her mother.
To be prepared is half the victory.
To be the man, you have to beat the man.
To me, boxing is like ballet, except there’s no music, no choreography, and the dancers hit each other.
To succeed…You need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
To uncover your true potential you must first find your own limits and then you have to have the courage to blow past them.
Today I will do what others won’t, so tomorrow, I can accomplish what others can’t.
Today, you have 100% of your life left. – Tom Landry
Treat a person as he is, and he will remain as he is. Treat him as he could be, and he will become what he should be.
Victory requires payment in advance.
We are one.
We can’t win at home. We can’t win on the road. As general manager, I just can’t figure out where else to play.
We don’t have an attitude… we’re just THAT good.
We don’t wear cups, we win them.
We talkin’ bout practice?
What do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
What do you do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
What’s that? Ah – Playoffs? Don’t talk about – playoffs?! Are you kidding me?! Playoffs?! I just hope we can win a game! Another game!
What’s the difference between a 3-week-old puppy and a sportswriter? In six weeks, the puppy stops whining.
When I am playing badminton 🏸there are only two people in the world, 🌍myself and my opponent.
When I go out there, I have no pity for my brother. I am out there to win.
When my time on Earth is gone, and my activities here are past, I want them to bury me upside down, and my critics can kiss my ass.
When you come to a fork in the road, take it.
When you get that nice celebration coming into the dugout and you’re getting your ass hammered by guys—there’s no better feeling than to have that done.
When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.
When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win.
When you win, say nothing. When you lose, say less.
When you’re riding, only the race in which you’re riding is important.
When you’ve got something to prove, there’s nothing greater than a challenge.
Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right.
Whoever said, ‘It’s not whether you win or lose that counts,’ probably lost.
Win If You Can, Lose If You Must, But NEVER QUIT!
Winners in life don’t always win; they just don’t give up.
Winners never quit and quitters never win.
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Winning isn’t everything, but it beats anything that comes in second.
Winning isn’t everything, but wanting it is.
Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.
Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing.
Winning isn’t getting ahead of others. It’s getting ahead of yourself.
Winning solves everything.
Winning takes precedence overall. There’s no gray area. No almosts.
Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
Witness the Power.
Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.
You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy.
You can do it.
You can motivate by fear, and you can motivate by reward. But both those methods are only temporary. The only lasting thing is self-motivation.
You can motivate players better with kind words than you can with a whip.
You can sum up this sport in two words: You never know.
You can’t get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good.
You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
You can’t win unless you learn how to lose.
You don’t know what pressure is until you play for five bucks with only two bucks in your pocket.
You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave–win or lose.
You have to be able to center yourself, to let all of your emotions go. Don’t ever forget that you play with your soul as well as your body.
You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
You have to have the mentality of executing your game when you don’t feel like there’s a lot of hope. I think the best feeling is when somebody pushes you to the limit and you dig down a little bit extra. By the same token, you also need a little luck. Sometimes they come together.
You just have to be yourself and go full with confidence and be courageous.
You learn more from losing than winning. You learn how to keep going.
You might not be able to outthink, out market, or outspend your competition, but you can outwork them.
You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take.
You need to play with supreme confidence, or else you’ll lose again, and then losing becomes a habit.
You play to win the game…Hello. You play to win the game.
You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.
You will face your greatest opposition when you are closest to your biggest miracle.
You win some, lose some, and wreck some.
You win some, you lose some, and some get rained out, but you gotta suit up for them all.
Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.
Your biggest opponent isn’t the other guy. It’s human nature.
You’re never a loser until you quit trying.