It’s what I’ve trained for, from the first sketch to the fabric. Making dresses that are different from the usual style, and a lot of fun to wear.
I think business is the same as tennis. You have to have the love, that helps, or else it’s just too much pressure to be able to keep up with.
Life is challenging but I’m always up for a challenge.
If I don’t wear something I feel confident in, I don’t play as well.
Losses have propelled me to even bigger places, so I understand the importance of losing. You can never get complacent because a loss is always around the corner. It’s in any game that you’re in – a business game or whatever – you can’t get complacent.
A lot of times when you play… you get this adrenalin that blocks pain.
It’s a nice bonus but, you know, I have to pay taxes too. (after winning the Grand Slam Cup.
I guess it’s a little bit sentimental, but at the time I was really very focused in on really my performance. Afterward, it was really just a breath of fresh air, just like, ‘Oh, yes, I’m back now. I’m doing good.’
Unfortunately the world is what it is now. People don’t get along for whatever reason. As professional athletes, in a way we’re almost ambassadors for peace, because sports brings everyone together.
I LOVE RIHANNA. I LOVE THAT SHE IS HERSELF WITH NO APOLOGIES. HER SENSE OF STYLE AND SELF IS UNIQUE. I LOVE HOW SHE TRANSFORMS HERSELF WITH EACH ALBUM, EACH CAMPAIGN. ALWAYS EVOLVING. A TRUE ICON.
It’s every Williams for themself.
I’m always on the court with my dad.