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Quotation by Venus Williams
If you give me a short shot I will attack you. I'm not a baseliner who rallies. I try to get the point over with.
Venus Williams (b. 1980), African American tennis player. As quoted in Sports Illustrated, p. 48 (June 10, 1991).
A tennis prodigy from a poor African American and Hispanic neighborhood in Compton, California, Williams was describing her playing style.
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