Serena Williams’ most empowering and revealing quotes

Serena Williams is without a doubt one of the greatest athletes to ever play the game of tennis.

The 34-year-old has taken home 21 Grand Slam single’s titles, placing her third on the all-time list for both male and female players.

Williams and her sister Venus Williams grew up in Compton where their father coached them on local courts. The two have often played against each other on the court, but have also been a dominant force paired together. The sisters have won 13 Grand Slam women’s doubles titles and a combined five Olympic gold medals in both singles and doubles.

Williams, who is also an accomplished fashion designer and actress, has been a source of inspiration for athletes and young women around the world.

We’ve put together a slideshow of our top 10 quotes. Check them out above and let us know which is your favorite in the comments below.