104 Inspirational Roger Federer Quotes [2021] Professional Tennis Player

104 Inspirational Roger Federer Quotes [2021] Professional Tennis Player

Roger Federer is a Professional Tennis Player From Switzerland.

Roger Federer has been the world No. 1 Tennis Player in the ATP rankings for a total of 310 weeks with a record 237 consecutive weeks and also has finished as the year-end No. 1 five times.

Roger has won 103 ATP singles titles, the highest of all time. He has won 20 Grand Slam men's singles titles which is an all-time record as a Tennis Player.

We've put together an incredible collection of Roger Federer quotes to read.

Here they are:

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List of Inspiring Roger Federer Quotes

When you do something best in life, you don't really want to give that up -- and for me it's tennis. -- Roger Federer


You always want to win. That is why you play tennis, because you love the sport and try to be the best you can at it. -- Roger Federer.


The serve, I think, is the most difficult, you know, in terms of coordination, because you got the two arms going, and you got to toss it up at the right time so. -- Roger Federer.


My favorite shot is always gonna be the forehand. It used to always be my favorite shot when I was young, so it's the one I've won all the points with. -- Roger Federer


We can't always agree on everything. -- Roger Federer


It is always in my mind still that I can crush anybody. That's not an issue. But I think that is the same for most athletes. If you don't believe you can win tournaments anymore, then you can't do it. -- Roger Federer


What I think I've been able to do well over the years is play with pain, play with problems, play in all sorts of conditions. -- Roger Federer


I have too much respect for every opponent I play. -- Roger Federer


With all the injury problems we have in men's tennis at the moment, I'm happy to still be standing. -- Roger Federer


I'm not the kind of guy who wakes up angry. -- Roger Federer


One of my big, big strengths I think early on in my career was that I could learn very quickly. -- Roger Federer


I definitely feel there's room for improvement. -- Roger Federer


I am extremely proud and honored to have beaten Pete's record as he was my childhood hero and I have always looked up to him. -- Roger Federer


You know, I don't only play for the record books. -- Roger Federer


Obviously, matches and all that stuff takes its toll on your body and so forth. But as you get sort of a bit older, a bit wiser, and a bit more experienced, you know also how to handle it. -- Roger Federer


Being a husband is for me as big a priority as being a father. -- Roger Federer.


Oh my God, I don't think any player can look forward to or expect to have a career of so many Grand Slam wins or title wins or being so long at the top of the game. -- Roger Federer


I'm as patient a father as I am on the tennis court. It takes a lot for me to get really upset, but sometimes kids can get you really cross if they really keep bugging you. -- Roger Federer


I fear no one but respect everyone. -- Roger Federer


There is no way around hard work. Embrace it. You have to put in the hours because there’s always something which you can improve. -- Roger Federer


When you win everything, it’s fun. -- Roger Federer


Early in my career, I had no consistency. Now I'm the most consistent player on the tour. It feels pretty good. -- Roger Federer


My heart is in South Africa, through my mum. My mum being from here, me spending a lot of time here as well, I feel most connected to this part of the world. -- Roger Federer


I think it's very hard for coaches to work with me. They'll no doubt have a good CV afterwards, but at the same time they're under a lot of pressure. -- Roger Federer


I can't stay No. 1 for fifty years, you know. We'll see what happens. -- Roger Federer


I did all the right things in so many tournaments. But like I said, sometimes in sports it just goes the other way. -- Roger Federer


You have to put in a lot of sacrifice and effort for sometimes little reward but you have to know that if you put in the right effort the reward will come. -- Roger Federer


Once you find that peace, that place of peace and quiet, harmony and confidence, that's when you start playing your best. -- Roger Federer


I always believe if you’re stuck in a hole and maybe things aren’t going well you will come out stronger. Everything in life is this way. -- Roger Federer


Once you find that peace, that place of peace and quiet, harmony and confidence, that’s when you start playing your best. -- Roger Federer


I am a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments. -- Roger Federer


The more I lose, the more they believe they can beat me. But believing is not enough, you still have to beat me. -- Roger Federer


My game is a lot about footwork. If I move well, I play well. -- Roger Federer


I have learnt to be even more patient. -- Roger Federer


The one thing you can do for sure is push the luck on your side. -- Roger Federer


One should just be able to play a perfect game. -- Roger Federer


I definitely feel there’s room for improvement. -- Roger Federer


I love tennis! I’ve always felt like this because it is such a classy sport with a great, competitive flair to it. -- Roger Federer


Mentally, I’m not ever going to go away. -- Roger Federer


It is always in my mind still that I can crush anybody. That’s not an issue. But I think that is the same for most athletes. If you don’t believe you can win tournaments anymore, then you can’t do it. -- Roger Federer


Clearly, when you win everything, it’s fun. That doesn’t necessarily mean you love the game more. -- Roger Federer


What I think I’ve been able to do well over the years is play with pain, play with problems, play in all sorts of conditions. -- Roger Federer


My wife doesn’t like Football but she watches it just for Messi. -- Roger Federer


You always want to win. That is why you play tennis, because you love the sport and try to be the best you can at it. -- Roger Federer


You can be stubborn and successful or you can give it up a bit and change things around. For me it’s important to have a bit of both. -- Roger Federer


It’s just unreal, I’m shocked myself. I’ve played good matches here, but never really almost destroyed somebody. -- Roger Federer


I always knew I had something special. -- Roger Federer


You know, I don’t only play for the record books. -- Roger Federer


Success is a nice thing because it always means you’ve taken a step forward and it gives you a sense of pride, which in turn gives you confidence and experience--a positive circle, so to speak. -- Roger Federer


My family is the thing I miss most on the tour. -- Roger Federer


When you do something best in life, you don’t really want to give that up – and for me it’s tennis. -- Roger Federer


Early in my career, I struggled with consistency, but I couldn’t get more consistent than this year. -- Roger Federer


I definitely need to use my chances when they come because definitely there wont be many. -- Roger Federer


Being a husband is for me as big a priority as being a father. -- Roger Federer


I went to Phuket already, but would love to go to Chiang Mai one day. -- Roger Federer


Sometimes you have to accept that a guy played better on the day than you. -- Roger Federer


I’m not the kind of guy who wakes up angry. -- Roger Federer


One or two years ago, I didn’t know who I was on court and I used to swear a lot. But now I’ve learned how to cope and can therefore win 10 matches in a row. I want to be remembered as a good player rather than an idiot on court. -- Roger Federer


My favorite shot is always gonna be the forehand. It used to always be my favorite shot when I was young, so it’s the one I’ve won all the points with. -- Roger Federer


I had a nice dinner. I let the evening unfold, flow. I like to sit in a chair with a wine glass. When I woke up, I thought, ‘Why didn’t I go to bed at 11?’ I came back at 3 and went to bed at 5. -- Roger Federer


When I won in 2003, never in my wildest dreams did I ever think I would win Wimbledon and have my kids seeing me lift the trophy, so this is pretty surreal. And yeah, I was almost shocked in the moment that it all came together so nicely. -- Roger Federer


For me, I’m in the driver’s seat; I’m No. 1 in the world. I’ve won the last couple of meetings, and I’ve won the big tournaments lately. Whoever comes, I’ll try to beat him. But it’s almost up to me to decide who’s my rival, isn’t it? -- Roger Federer


But so far I have the feeling that the chances are there to repeat last year’s season. -- Roger Federer


For me, it’s important that a fan can buy something that is related to me. Like in soccer, you buy a shirt and it’s got somebody’s name on the back. That’s kind of a cool thing. -- Roger Federer


Watching a movie a couple of weeks ago. An American movie. I can’t remember the name, but it wasn’t even a sad movie. It caught me off guard. I was on an airplane. -- Roger Federer


I always had the dream that, once I became No 1 in the world, that if I had a child I hoped I would have it early enough so the child can see me playing. -- Roger Federer


I used to do a lot of video analysis early on, but more for pleasure and looking at my own technique. -- Roger Federer


Sometimes I am a different character in different languages. I have different enjoyment from them. Sometimes different answers come out of me. Like, I didnt even know that about me. I get to know myself through different languages, actually. -- Roger Federer


I don’t mind fans coming up in a friendly, respectful way. That’s all part of the fun of being a top tennis player. But if people take pictures without permission, particularly if my children are in the shot, I feel uncomfortable. -- Roger Federer


My dad said if you become a tennis professional just make sure you get into the top hundred, because you have to make a little bit of money. You make a living so you can pay your coaching and, you know, your travels. -- Roger Federer


The serve, I think, is the most difficult, you know, in terms of coordination, because you got the two arms going, and you got to toss it up at the right time so. -- Roger Federer


I feel a bit awkward playing in a red shirt out at Wimbledon. But I don’t dislike it. -- Roger Federer


I had set a goal with my team to try and get back to the top of the rankings, but I never thought with the depth in the game this year that I would have been able to get it back so quickly. -- Roger Federer


I’m as patient a father as I am on the tennis court. It takes a lot for me to get really upset, but sometimes kids can get you really cross if they really keep bugging you. -- Roger Federer


It’s not so simple to just stay in the moment and trust your game and your strength that you can turn it around. -- Roger Federer


I would so like to be Lenny Kravitz. -- Roger Federer


I enjoyed the position I was in as a tennis player. I was to blame when I lost. I was to blame when I won. And I really like that, because I played soccer a lot too, and I couldn’t stand it when I had to blame it on the goalkeeper. -- Roger Federer


I am thinking more and more about what I want to and can do after my days as an active athlete. Thoughts like family and marriage also cross my mind more and more often. -- Roger Federer


Hopefully I can just have another terrible year with only the one Grand Slam and that will be just fine. -- Roger Federer


Before, I guess, mum and dad were everything, but now, in my case, I had two new girls and all of a sudden they’re completely dependent on you and there’s a third generation. It’s a funny shift all of a sudden. You have the babies, you have yourself and then you have your parents. -- Roger Federer


Being down match point, it’s just not fun. -- Roger Federer


Having twin girls is a life changer -- that's for sure. -- Roger Federer


There is no way around the hard work. Embrace it. -- Roger Federer


I fear no one, but respect everyone. -- Roger Federer


A man who wins, is a man who thinks he can. -- Roger Federer


When you’re good at something, make that everything. -- Roger Federer


You have to believe in the long term plan you have but you need the short term goals to motivate and inspire you. -- Roger Federer


When I think of the Olympics I only think of good things. I think of what a great event it is and what it has done for me and my career, and changed my personal life, too. -- Roger Federer


I am a sucker for those old traditional places, and Rome is as good as it gets, particularly when you throw in Italian food. -- Roger Federer


I think it’s very hard for coaches to work with me. They’ll no doubt have a good CV afterwards, but at the same time they’re under a lot of pressure. -- Roger Federer


You’ve never seen me dance, have you? -- Roger Federer


I did all the right things in so many tournaments. But like I said, sometimes in sports it just goes the other way. Maybe you’ve already won so much that it evens it out a bit sometimes. I don’t know. -- Roger Federer


Having twin girls is a life changer – that’s for sure. But I like getting up and changing diapers. It’s the things you do. -- Roger Federer


In the locker room I was getting impatient to get on the court, I had to warm up several times. -- Roger Federer


I have to fit holidays around tournaments, particularly the grand slams, in Melbourne, Paris, London and New York. -- Roger Federer


I have two lives, and all the problems I might have, I feel like I drop them once I step on to the match court. -- Roger Federer


Maybe further down the road in my career, in a couple of years when I’m maybe not that fast any more around the court, then maybe it would be good to come to the net a little bit more often. -- Roger Federer


I’m shocked every time that I’ve reached so many finals or won against so many players or whatever record it is. It strikes me and makes me obviously very happy and very proud that I’ve been able to do it for so many years at the highest of levels. -- Roger Federer


I’m playing great tennis. I’m enjoying the tour, having fun with the fans off the court. I’m loving it now. -- Roger Federer


Every match I go into, I’m the huge favorite. I lose a set and it’s, like, crazy. -- Roger Federer


Once you reach a good level in tennis it fills you with a lot of motivation. I hope I can do it for a long time. -- Roger Federer


You live during the match, and you have strong emotions, but you don’t want to get too overexcited. My body’s totally flat now. I cannot move anymore. I’m totally exhausted, just because of the tension out there. -- Roger Federer


With all the injury problems we have in men’s tennis at the moment, I’m happy to still be standing. -- Roger Federer


Confidence? Are you kidding me? I mean, please. Look, some players grow up and play like that. I remember losing junior matches. Just being down 5--2 in the third, and they all just start slapping shots. -- Roger Federer

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