Ever wonder what’s on the mind of today’s most notable people? Well, don’t miss our unbelievable roundup of the best and most talked about quotes of the day:

"I try to escape that wretched water as fast as I can. If I hit a wall, I turn around and try twice as hard."

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—Katie Ledecky
On perseverance


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"I forgot my towel."

—Michael Phelps
On the 2016 Rio Games


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"In the art of swimming, the water is the canvas, the body is the brush, and the little hats represent any number of tools ranging from sponges to the cup of water you put the brush in to get the paint out."

—Ryan Lochte
On swimming