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It's interesting that I had such a close relationship with my grandfather. Because your parents always judge you: they say, 'You shouldn't do this, you shouldn't do that.' But with your grandparents you have a feeling that you can say anything or you can do anything, and they will support you. That's why you have this kind of connection.
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In terms of playing ability there is nothing to choose between number one and 100. Instead, it's a question of who believes and who wants it more? Which player is mentally stronger? Which player is going to fight the hardest in the big points? These are the things that determine who is the champion.
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Even though now I'm pretty popular in my country and tennis is the No. 1 sport, and I'm very flattered that the people recognise me and come up and give me compliments, I'm more a person who likes to have privacy and peace.
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What I learned as a young child continues to have a tremendous impact on my life today.
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I'm trying not to pay too much attention to the rankings because calculations can distract you.
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I want to help children in Serbia and around the world so they can realize their dreams.
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My mother is a special story. She went through so much to bring us up, four men at home, especially when our country was going through really difficult times.
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My father never talked about the sacrifices that the family made for me.
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Tennis players we're always playing in center courts that feel like arenas. And when we get on the court and the crowd cheers your name or salutes you - it's like you're a gladiator in the arena. And everyone is cheering - and you're fighting, you're screaming, during your strokes - it feels like you're an animal, fighting for your life.
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Tennis is a mental game. Everyone is fit, everyone hits great forehands and backhands.
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I think luck falls on not just the brave but also the ones who believe they belong there.
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Joking around is part of my personality, just who I am.
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I'm a happy man, because I am successful in what I do, of course; but what makes me most happy is I have people around me that I love and who love me back. This, for me, is the most important thing. Nobody likes to be alone.
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I had to listen to the classical music because it calms me down, calms my nerves down.
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I embraced, I think, the process of becoming No. 1 of the world, which was long and difficult, but it's sweeter in the end.
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You have to consistently be successful to be one of the top players in the world, and everything is possible in life.
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Imagine a part of the U.S.A., from which the U.S.A. started - where is the cradle of your history? This is Kosovo for Serbia.
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In my case, I can sincerely say that nothing is impossible... When I was saying I want to be No. 1 of the world, and I was seven or eight years old, most of the people were laughing at me because it seems like I have one percent of chances to do that, and I've done it.
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Well, I do feel that I carry the responsibility of representing my country wherever I am, and this responsibility came with the success that I had in last couple of years, not just myself but the whole group of tennis players that comes from Serbia. And athletes in general are, in this moment, the biggest ambassadors that our country has.
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My nutritionist has done a great job in changing my diet after we established I am allergic to things like gluten - I can't eat pizza, pasta and bread. I have lost some weight, but my movement is sharper and I feel great.
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I stopped thinking too much about what could happen and relied on my physical and mental strength to play the right shots at the right time.
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I have been through two wars in my 24 years, and I know what it's like to be without anything, to see the bombs flying above your head.
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Tennis is my life, obviously; I need to focus, I need to win. But it's not the only thing. I'm not going to play forever.
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Building a solid foundation in the early years of a child's life will not only help him or her reach their reach their full potential but will also result in better societies as a whole.
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I want the same thing I've wanted since I was 7 years old. I want to be No. 1.
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And when I was saying I want to become number one of the world and I was 7, 8 years old, most of the people were laughing to me. Because you know, it seemed like I have one percent chances to do that. And I've done it.
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I always try to have something that keeps my mind relaxed, keeps my mind a little bit off tennis.
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I love football and it's the sport I would really like to play. I've said on national television here that I would really love to play for one of our football clubs when I finished my tennis career.
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We have a harder way to succeed in life as Serbs because of the past that we had and because of the history we had.
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Mostly the problems when I was down were caused by myself. There were times when I was not responsible enough or decisive enough.
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But, it's because we have a harder way to succeed in life as Serbs because of the past that we had and because of the history that we had. We have to dig deeper and we have to do much more in order to be seen and to be spotted.
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Honestly, I'm not a big fan of baseball.
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I cannot guarantee anything.
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It gives me goose bumps and little butterflies in the stomach when I start thinking about the 'golden slam.'
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My father had never watched tennis, never liked tennis too much. He said, 'OK, we buy a racket, we watch together,' because we didn't know anything. It was a process of learning together that made it more interesting.
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I had a unique privilege to have a good start in life and a chance to develop my talents.
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I'm trying to enjoy my lie as much as I can and I know that tennis hopefully is going to be my life the next 10, 15 years.
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My grandfather went through a lot in his life.
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I love being around people who care about me, and I care about them.
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Serbian history tells that the family is the most important thing and you have to stick with the family.
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All children have rights and those rights must be protected.
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I am very skinny.
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The tradition in Serbia has always been team sports - football, basketball, handball, volleyball and water polo, individual sports are not supported.
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I always tried to win. I was as competitive as I am today.
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I am fast and very powerful on the court, so this is what matters.
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I like my groundstrokes, I can say. I like it. That's my game - I'm a groundstroke player and I play pretty aggressive.
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I haven't been in tennis for that long, but what I can say is that we have a lot of young guys at the top who are willing to do a lot of good things for tennis in general.
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I don't think there has been enough communication between the players and the tournaments. In one sense it's just as much the players' fault. Players talk between each other and in the locker room about things that can be improved and then when the time comes to talk and really do something about it they stop.
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As a kid I was creative.
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I always try to adjust to the situation.
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People look up to me as somebody who is able to switch the image of our country from negative to positive.
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I've had my ups and downs in my private life.
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Nobody actually played tennis in my family.
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Those born into poverty or on the margins of society require our extra support to realize their dreams.
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Not everybody can like what I do, and if you feel that somebody is coming up closer to you and starting the rivalry and everything, you maybe change your position to him.
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I feel the pressure.
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I never wanted to change countries; it's something that is part of me.
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In order to stay where I am - and I want to do that - I have to stay dedicated as well as I have been before I became No. 1.
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It's always easier if you have the support of your family, if you're not alone. I came from a country that has been through a lot of troubles in the last 20 to 30 years, but we have been through them together.
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I had to know at least two languages.
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I'm happy, my family's happy, everything is going well.
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It was very unusual for a boy to play tennis in my country.
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The confidence is there, the game is there, but physically you can't fight nature sometimes. You can't do much about it.
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The history of our country is cruel. We have to face those issues or, should I say, we had to. Not anymore I hope, because we are going in the right direction, and we are ready to forgive, ready to move on.
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I dedicate this title to my family, my brothers, my girl Jelena, the people that have been with me for so many years, it has been a tough period for our people in Serbia, so this is for my country Serbia, thank you.
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I am Serbian, I am proud of being a Serbian, I didn't want to spoil that just because another country had better conditions. A lot of athletes had been misunderstood in Serbia and it is still not easy always to be appreciated. But hope was there.
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It's definitely one of the most important achievements and days in my life, in my career. We are all dedicated to this sport 100 percent. When you know you're going to be the best in the world and you're reaching the finals of your favorite tournament, it's something special.
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I felt like an animal. I wanted to see how it tastes. It tastes good! It came spontaneously, really. I didn't plan to do it. I didn't know what to do, for my excitement and joy.
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Britain was offering me a lot of opportunities and they needed someone because Andy [Murray] was the only one, and still is. That had to be a disappointment for all the money they invest. But I didn't need the money as much as I had done. I had begun to make some for myself, enough to afford to travel with a coach, and I said, 'Why the heck?' I am Serbian, I am proud of being a Serbian, I didn't want to spoil that just because another country had better conditions. If I had played for Great Britain, of course I would have played exactly as I do for my country but deep inside, I would never have felt that I belonged. I was the one who took the decision.
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Novak Djokovic Events

Novak Djokovic and Joseph Gordon-Levitt outside The Ed Sullivan Theater for The Late Show with David Letterman

2014-08-19

Novak Djokovic Visits The UNIQLO New York Flagship Store on Fifth Avenue

2013-08-20

17th Annual Arthur Ashe Kids' Day Stadium Show - Arrivals

2012-08-25

2011 Wimbledon Champions Dinner held at The InterContinental Hotel

2011-07-03

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