Quotation by Billie Jean King

It's about learning your craft. That's a wonderful thing—especially with today's consumerism and instant gratification. You can't buy that. It's about making decisions, corrections, choices. I don't think it's so much about becoming a tennis player. It's about becoming a person.
Billie Jean King (b. 1943), U.S. tennis player. As quoted in Sports Illustrated, p. 72 (April 29, 1991).

On learning to play tennis.
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