Skiing Quotes

Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Skiing Quotes from famous authors such as Konnie Huq, Gegard Mousasi, Lewis Hamilton, Mike Schultz, David Hyde Pierce. Let’s look at these pieces of wisdom. We definitely have something to learn from them!

At eight or nine I passed the exam for Notting Hill and Ealing High, a private school. I had an assisted place; I was always the one who, for financial reasons, didn’t go on the skiing trip or whatever.
Konnie Huq
There are four seasons in Iran, so you can go winter skiing, you can go in summer to the beach… it’s not a real tourism place, but it’s a nice country if you have family and friends to visit there.
Gegard Mousasi
I’m just super competitive. Squash, tennis, water skiing, computer games… Even if I played you at pool, I’d have to win.
Lewis Hamilton
Snowboarding and skiing are big adaptive sports, so that’s kind of a market that I wanted to make our equipment used for.
Mike Schultz
We can’t control what the ratings will be. It’s like, if you’re going to go skiing, do you hope you’ll have a good day of skiing? Yes. Do you hope you won’t break your leg? Yes.
David Hyde Pierce
When I was eight years old, my mum and dad took me skiing in Valle d’Aosta in northern Italy. I’m not usually a huge fan of snow or cold places, but I loved the fact that we were together as a family.
Gino D’Acampo
Fact: From quitting smoking to skiing, we succeed to the degree we try, fail, and learn. Studies show that people who worry about mistakes shut down, but those who are relaxed about doing badly soon learn to do well. Success is built on failure.
Martha Beck
Anything that involves the outdoors I’m all about, whether it be skiing, snowboarding, wakesurfing to mountain-biking. Anything that gets me outside.
Daniel Cudmore
I didn’t start skiing until I was 50. My wife Lois taught me how to ski. I’m proficiently conservative.
Buzz Aldrin
I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry, which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.
Robert Huber
I’d be nervous about skiing, wondering what I’d do if I felt shaky on top of a mountain; but other diabetics do ski, so there’s no reason I couldn’t.
Dana Hill
It’s insane going from skiing to cycling. Even though you are in prime shape, you feel like you have never worked out a day in your life.
Oksana Masters
I love France. It’s got the sun down at the bottom, the Alps for skiing, and all that wine and food.
Paul Hollywood
Fresh snow is amazing. The board is real different… it floats on the powder and goes really fast. If you’re riding a long board, it’s more like surfing than skiing.
Adam Yauch
I remember skiing being a family recreational thing.
Mikaela Shiffrin
My relationship with the mountains actually started when I was 16. Every year, a group used to be taken from Auckland Grammar down to the Tangariro National Park for a skiing holiday.
Edmund Hillary
I ski and grew up skiing.
Jeffrey Wright
I realize how fortunate I am to have been able to make a life and career out of skiing.
Gus Kenworthy
I would love to do skiing and go with my mates and have a chalet, have a drink, have a good time, and just switch off. Or maybe a marathon or something crazy like that.
Karen Carney
When I go skiing in New England, I usually wake up early and drive up to Vermont, New Hampshire, or Maine to make it in time for chairlift opening. That means leaving early and getting breakfast at one of the little quaint diners up in the mountains.
Sunita Williams
For me, personally, skiing holds everything. I used to race cars, but skiing is a step beyond that. It removes the machinery and puts you one step closer to the elements. And it’s a complete physical expression of freedom.
Robert Redford
I love skiing.
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Schweitzer is where I found snowboarding; it will always have a special place in my heart and is a top-notch ski resort. It has some of the best bowl tree skiing in the world and breathtaking views of Sandpoint and Lake Pend Oreille.
Nate Holland
Sometimes it’s all about the win, sometimes it’s about the skiing.
Bode Miller
It’s a life I would have never been able to foresee for myself, but I’m so grateful for it, and I really just loved skiing as a kid, and it’s crazy how far it’s taken me.
Gus Kenworthy
At the age of 61, my hip went. I was skiing in Chile with my son, and there was a turn, and I kept falling. I thought, ‘What an idiot; what’s going on here?’
Michael Hintze
The history of skiing is important to me.
Lindsey Vonn
I grew up born and raised in Las Vegas and actually grew up skiing. You know, we’ve got some ski resorts close to Las Vegas, up in Mount Charleston or Brian Head, so I grew up skiing and snowboarding.
Amy Purdy
Here’s the thing. You can’t get ten thousand hours of skiing. You spend so much time on the chairlift. My coach did a calculation of how many hours I’ve been on snow. We’d been overestimating. I think we came up with something like eleven total hours of skiing on snow a year. It’s, like, seven minutes a day.
Mikaela Shiffrin
I miss my boats, and I miss having the ability to be out on the water during the daytime and then go skiing at night.
Jason Priestley
And, as an adult, I tried skiing, and I ended up in tears.
Sutton Foster
I’m a massive scaredy cat. I’m scared of being in a fast car, I’m scared of being on a rollercoaster, I would never go skiing, I would never do anything that had the possibility of endangering my life in any way. I should get some therapy, really.
Sharon Horgan
It was actually drumming that gave me the stamina to get into sports later. I started playing drums at 13, and when I got to the international touring level… I got interested in cross-country skiing, long-distance swimming, bicycling… things that require stamina, not finesse.
Neil Peart
I heard that I was off traveling around the world skiing in Argentina and things like that. I may have had a great life in somebody’s mind, but all I was seeing was 9th Avenue while going from my house down to the studio in New York City.
Billy Squier
I just love to be on my skis, skiing with my friends, just going out into the mountains and being in nature and skiing some powder. That’s the best thing.
Candide Thovex
Cycling’s primarily a pushing motion, and skiing is more pulling, so it kind of balances out the body.
Oksana Masters
I always channeled what I felt emotionally into skiing – my insecurities, my anger, my disappointment. Skiing was always my outlet, and it worked.
Lindsey Vonn
That’s my perfect day: going skiing.
Caroline Dhavernas
Skiing is the pleasurable part of alpinism – way more pleasurable and fun than alpine climbing.
Michael Kennedy
The first thing I wanted to do, as a boy, was to be a skier, because I had seen film footage of somebody skiing.
Kenneth Cranham
We were not rich. We did not go to the Cote d’Azur or skiing. Our only vacation was to the North Sea. I had to pay for my bicycle every month, but we always had food.
Eddy Merckx
I would say a must-do in Canada would be to go skiing at Whistler in Vancouver. You could take a chair lift for, like, a half hour to the top of this mountain, and you ski down; it takes like so long to get to the bottom. You go past the clouds. It’s absolutely incredible.
Sebastian Bach
I love skiing.
Charles Leclerc
I’d love to do a food tour of Italy but the next break I’ll be having is skiing with my dad in Georgia. He’s 58 and only just started skiing, so I’m looking forward to joining him on the slopes.
Katie Melua
The idea that skiing might not be fun, might not be for everyone, had never occurred to me. Where I come from, the sport signified pleasure, nature, family happiness.
Siri Hustvedt
I don’t think there’s a direct correlation between my sexuality and my skiing ability. But I think because I was so concerned about it being found out, it was a distraction.
Gus Kenworthy
Skiing makes me feel great, and it gives my legs such an incredible workout.
Joely Fisher
I’m never tired of winning, and I’m never tired of skiing.
Lindsey Vonn
I’ve done an awful lot of skiing all over Europe: I’ve done Italy, Austria, France. I skied loads in New Zealand – I did pretty much every ski slope I could find.
Richard C. Armitage
Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face.
Dave Barry
Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
Steven Wright
I wasn’t banned from skiing but didn’t go much in college because I couldn’t afford it, and there just wasn’t the time. I played football all winter, then in summer I did track and field and played volleyball.
Dean Cain
I’m a member at Equinox because I love the classes. I also enjoy hiking, swimming, and skiing.
Hannah Bronfman
Who actually enjoys skiing? Come on, even Olympic ski masters, even James Bond, think that dressing up in all that fluorescent, insulated kit and having to manoeuvre down a mountain in the freezing cold is no way to spend leisure time.
Claudia Winkleman
I grew up in a hippy town, so I did my playing outdoors and skiing and all that, but then I also had my nerd friends that I went and hosted LAN parties with, get my ‘Counter-Strike’ on.
Thomas Middleditch
Skiing sand in midday sun was impossible – the sand becomes hot and abrasive.
Candide Thovex
When my parents were getting divorced, I just said to myself, ‘Go to sleep, and tomorrow you can go skiing.’ I cried myself to sleep, and in the morning I was up on the mountain, and I was good.
Lindsey Vonn
Challenging snow is one of my favorite kinds of skiing, and I like being able to switch techniques at liberty.
Paul Parker
A skiing accident got me into all this. Since I was a physical education major and this limited by physical activity. I took up flying.
Wally Funk
Most of my fans know I love video games. I say it in every interview, so they know. But one thing that I like doing is skateboarding, I like jet skiing, skydiving. It’s like a huge roller coaster ride. Like forty seconds of free-falling. That’s some of the stuff I love, daredevil stuff. I like horseback riding.
Prince Royce
I try to keep fit, as it’s better for both skiing and plastering. I cycle and jog and I dance a lot – Ceroc, a form of modern jive.
Eddie the Eagle
My coach, Liang Chow, had one rule while I was training for the 2008 Olympics: no skiing. I could do anything I wanted outside the gym, he said, except ski.
Shawn Johnson
My grandfather was very into horse racing, and I found some of his old journals and got into it from there. It has a lot of parallels to skiing. It’s a fun lifestyle, being around the racetrack.
Bode Miller
I love skiing, I love the sun, I love my children, I love my grandchildren, I love my family and friends… and whatever I haven’t done.
Donna Karan
I became a chalet girl for one simple reason: I couldn’t afford to go skiing. I had got the bug when I worked as an au pair in the Alps, before university.
Mary Nightingale
From the age of 6, when I won my first race in skiing, I was on the national ski teams, really until Olympics in ’72, so I always had a lot of discipline and commitment to achieve as much as I could in good way. Competitiveness doesn’t stop when you stop skiing.
Ivana Trump
I don’t want to leave skiing early. I want to feel like I’ve done everything I can do.
Lindsey Vonn
I do uphill skiing; I don’t do downhill skiing. I think that’s for nerd amateurs.
Judah Friedlander
As a fan of skiing and surfing, I take great interest in Olympics.
Lee Min-ho
I had just got back from skiing, and I was just hanging out, browsing the Internet, and I found some article that was a press release that said slope style was gonna be included in the Olympics. And the first thing I did was call up my coach Mike Hanley, and we were ecstatic.
Nick Goepper
In sports, especially skiing, you have to be comfortable with risk. You have to have a relationship with fear, and it can’t dominate the decision-making process.
Molly Bloom
The skiing center of the world is southeastern Indiana, where I like to call home. It looks like the Alps there; it’s crazy.
Nick Goepper
I’m not messing with skiing. You can’t get this Puerto Rican on the slope. Uh-uh.
Gina Rodriguez
Skiing is better than sex actually, because for me a good round of sex might be seven minutes. Skiing you can do for seven hours.
Spalding Gray
I find music distracting – it takes me out of my head. What I love so much about skiing is the peacefulness.
Julia Mancuso
I grew up in England, went to a nice public school, then didn’t want to go to university, so I thought I would wander around. I did a season skiing, a bit of sailing, typical spoilt brat stuff. I ended up in the Caribbean. I was having a blast.
Marc Koska
I grew up in a tiny village on top of a mountain and have been skiing and singing all my life!
Astrid S
Much more a skiing family than a hockey family, my dad wasn’t a big fan of the arenas early in the morning on the weekends.
Justin Trudeau
I discovered and fell in love with skiing long before I started to climb. Skiing was really my first calling. As a kid, I grew up skiing in jeans in Minnesota.
Jimmy Chin
I love skiing.
Camille Grammer
I love sport and will do just about anything. Someone said they’d had a go at skiing off a mountain with a parachute, and that sounds great!
Victoria Pendleton
Sport is a wonderful metaphor for life. Of all the sports that I played – skiing, baseball, fishing – there is no greater example than golf, because you’re playing against yourself and nature.
Robert Redford
I love skiing fast. You’re going 80 to 85 m.p.h. down an icy slope, and I love it.
Lindsey Vonn
Snowboarding is an activity that is very popular with people who do not feel that regular skiing is lethal enough.
Dave Barry
I discovered Boulder not through cycling but skiing. I was recruited by the university for the ski team, and in my opinion, it’s the best place for skiing – you have this super-light, fluffy champagne snow.
Tyler Hamilton
I love skiing. What on earth have I been doing on a beach all this time? I mean, that’s for morons – you can get sunburn and really damage yourself.
Claudia Winkleman
I’m still having fun and as long as skiing is enjoyable, I’m going to continue to do it.
Bode Miller
My philosophy on snow skiing is that there are less expensive ways to fall down a mountain. Yet every couple of years, I go on a ski trip for the same reason that women will have multiple children – they simply forget how much it hurts.
W. Bruce Cameron