Leander Paes Quotes


My audiences have given me lots of love as a tennis player. I hope they appreciate my passion for acting.

Age is just a number. When I started I never worried about how long I was going to play. I had very specific goals and that's what I really chased.

I know in India specially in Bollywood and the sports fraternity there is a lot of negative media attention on prominent public figures.

When the headache persisted I checked myself into an emergency room. When the doctor used the term 'brain tumour' I feared the worst. My whole world shrank around me.

If I have a reason to do something and I have enough passion I generally succeed.

I believe India has multi-talented people so I have also embarked on my journey as an actor. I don't need to be a celebrity since tennis has already given fame to me.

I've always had this hyper kinetic energy so I don't really need much sleep at night.

I love taking challenges as my name Leander means 'lion's heart.'