Johnny Weir

Whether witty or wise, controversial or charming, shocking or silly, sweet or sassy, provocative or profound, inspiring or infuriating--or any combination of those--Johnny Weir, the three-time U.S. Champion, two-time Olympian, and World medalist figure skater, almost always says something worth quoting whenever he commentates a skating competition, makes a TV appearance, gives an interview, holds a press conference, writes, tweets, or is caught on video. His quotes needed to be collected and shared; hence this blog.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The hardest part about being a skater with a chance to make the Olympic team is that everybody wants to have a say in what you're doing. Well, if I want your opinion, I'll ask you for it. Otherwise just leave me alone. But generally, I guess I don't want anyone's opinion.
--Spotlight on Skating magazine, "Here's Johnny" by Lynn Rutherford, September/October 2005

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