I’m kind of a homebody. My husband says I like to just stay home and do nothing but that’s just how I am.

Kristi Yamaguchi Home Quote

I’d try to channel my nervous energy in a positive way into strength and endurance. It didn’t always work.

Kristi Yamaguchi Positive Quote

Having achieved my own dreams I want to give to kids who are less fortunate who struggle with everyday obstacles. I want to give them something positive in their lives: support.

Kristi Yamaguchi Dreams Quote

At 6 years old the ice became a place for me to express myself. Because I was so shy off the ice it became my safe haven with music and freedom and self-expression. That was my emotional outlet.

Kristi Yamaguchi Freedom Quote

I burnt myself out of skating. I was ready to focus on being a mom.

I’ve realized how precious life is. When I was younger I was more adventurous. I felt invincible. I was game for everything. As a mom I don’t want to get injured because then I can’t take care of my kids.

Kristi Yamaguchi Mom Quotes