Surfers live on every continent because surfing is a universal joy. It has existed for thousands of years. The ocean has beckoned people for a long time and individuals have answered by sculpting surfboards and perfecting techniques to ride the waves. As an ode to this long-lasting sport, here’s a list of surfing quotes made by famous surfers.
The best surfer out there is the one having the most fun.
Out of water, I am nothing.
My passion for surfing was more than my fear of sharks.
Surfing is attitude dancing.
We’re all equal before a wave.
Surfing’s one of the few sports that you look ahead to see what’s behind.
The biggest sin in the world would be if I lost my love for the ocean.
Wiping out is an under-appreciated skill.
It’s like the mafia. Once you’re in – your in. There’s no getting out.
Your surfing can get better on every turn, on every wave you catch. Learn to read the ocean better. A big part of my success has been wave knowledge.
Style is a natural extension of who you are as a person.
It’s all about where your mind’s at.
The joy of surfing is so many things combined, from the physical exertion of it, to the challenge of it, to the mental side of the sport.
I’m just a surfer who wanted to build something that would allow me to surf longer.
I took off on a wave, went down the side, popped out the other end, and went, shit, I’m still alive!
If you’re having a bad day, catch a wave.
If in doubt, paddle out.