Bethany Hamilton Quotes
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Be a Light to God and the whole world.

Light, God

Being able to turn to Jesus after the shark attack kept me alive.

Jesus, Shark

Being creative on the waves is challenging, but we each create art in our own way.

Waves

Compassion can drive us to do amazing things and give us perspecitve.

Compassion

Courage doesn't mean you don't get afraid. Courage means you don't let fear stop you.

Courage, Fear

Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That's what little girls are made of; the heck with sugar and spice.

Courage, Commitment, Heart, Talent

God did have something bigger planned for me. What we all needed to do was trust... and believe.

God

God gave us strength and unity to push through all this stuff that we never knew would happen.

God

Going out in public is a bit different; I'm even more noticed, but my heart is in surfing and it always will be.

Surfing, Heart

I am so stoked on my life. I have been through a lot and have learned a lot. I feel very blessed with everything that I'm able to do - especially being able to surf. I try to keep it simple and just be the best person I can be, and if it makes a difference in other people's lives, that's great!

Surfing

I believe in God. I don't mean that I believe in Him like a person might believe in, say, gravity or the sun coming up in the morning. Those are just facts that don't mean anything. I mean I really believe in God.

God

I could never have embraced this many people with two arms.

Arms

I don't know what other girls do before they go out in a heat, but for me the routine is pretty simple: I pray. I pray for safety for everyone and I pray for wisdom in my wave selection and ability to be at the right place at the right time.

Pray

I don't pretend to have all the answers to why bad things happen to good people, but I do know that God knows all those answers, and sometimes He lets you know in this life...

God

I don't really want people looking to me for inspiration. I just want to be a sign along the way that points toward Heaven.

Heaven


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About the Author

NameBethany Hamilton
ProfessionAthlete
CountryUnited States
Birth8th February, 1990
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