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Venus Williams: If I sit out and give up, I'll have no respect for myself.

Video on ESPN. I'm sure the moderators won't by hypocritical enough to have this moved to the player forum considering how long that Serena transcript stayed in this forum.

http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=7991909

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i love this video

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So much respect for this woman.
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Nice attitude.
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That's my girl!

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nice video! respect!

and she said she'd go home and sing songs of whitney and mariah after bad days

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Thats a really nice video I truely hope she wins one more title in her tennis life.

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Thank you for posting that! I caught the end of it on ESPN2 yesterday and wished I had had the chance to see the whole thing. Please take care of yourself, Vee.
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Matthew 14:28 Then Peter called to him, “Lord, if it’s really you, tell me to come to you, walking on the water.”
29 “Yes, come,” Jesus said.
I am a pretty big Veeliver of Venus Williams, but I'm a FOLLOWER of

Jesus Christ!!
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Good song choice, Venus.

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http://i62.tinypic.com/xdrx1h.jpg

"I want to do things on my own terms, I can't have anything take me out.
I have never given up and it's important for me to prove to myself that I can do this, and to prove to me that i'm a champion.
If I were just to sit down, lay down and give in, then I wouldn't have any respect for myself."
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the contrast in characters between the two sisters is just staggering.....
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Respect Keep on Doing you Miss Vee

"I love the game, I love the thrill, I love the "Go Venus`."
"It takes a lot of work to get to this level, so while I can play I'm going to play."

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Re: Venus Williams: If I sit out and give up, I'll have no respect for myself.

I know Vee is a 311 fan so this is for her


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