Skiing Quotes

Quotes about Skiing

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The sensation of downhill skiing is easy to appreciate -- and become addicted to -- but sometimes hard to put into words. Here's a list of some pretty good attempts. 

Gotta use your brain, it's the most important part of your equipment.
-Kevin Andrews and Warren Miller, Extreme Skiing
There is nothing in the world like going out onto an untouched, open, virgin mountain slope drenched under a thick blanket of new powder snow. It gives a supreme feeling of freedom, mobility. A great sense of flying, moving anywhere in a great white paradise.
-Hans Gmoser
Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking trees down with your face.
-Dave Barry
Powder skiing is not fun. It's life, fully lived, life lived in a blaze of reality.
-Dolores LaChapelle
You won't get hurt skiing if you don't fall.
-Warren Miller
Backcountry skiing is full of surprises.
-David Goodman
It is better to go skiing and think of God, than go to church and think of sport.
-Fridtjof Nansen
Obviously, you always want to win, but you want to win by skiing a race that you're proud of and you feel like you really challenged yourself and left it all out there.
-Bode Miller
Cooking is like snow skiing: If you don't fall at least 10 times, then you're not skiing hard enough.
-Guy Fieri
For me, skiing is a physical necessity. I have a need for risk.
-Jean-Marie Messier
Skiing is a dance, and the mountain always leads.
-Author Unknown
The quality of life is so much higher anyplace you can ski in the morning and surf in the evening, there's something to be said for that.
-Ian Somerhalder
I don't put anything in front of taking ski racing and sports seriously.
-Bode Miller
Traverse: One of two ways to stop while skiing. Tree: The other method.
-Author Unknown
There's no waiting for friends on a powder day.
-Author Unknown
There is no such thing as too much snow.
-Doug Coombs
Skiing can be thought of as a control and guidance activity, sliding down on a varying surface.
-David W. Murrie
Here in the deep powder snow you don't hear yourself ski. You don't hear your long turns or your short turns. You just float. The faster you go, the better. The less you struggle, the better. You move through the deep light snow, through the deep snow with some crust on it, through the deep snow with some wind in it.
-Jacques Labrie
You are one with your skis and nature. This is something that develops not only the body but the soul as well, and it has a deeper meaning for a people than most of us perceive.
-Fridtjof Nansen
Skiing is the best way in the world to waste time.
-Glen Plake
How could I live without powder?
-Dolores LaChapelle
The sensual caress of waist deep cold smoke.... glory in skiing virgin snow, in being the first to mark the powder with the signature of their run.
-Tim Cahill
Ski fast and and leave narrow tracks.
-Warren Witherall