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Players in the world between one -- -- won Grand Slam victory three gold medals and possibly one of the most famous faces and names in sports today.
Venus Williams joins us for not just to say hi to FOX & Friends but to talk about -- brand new book.
She's now an author as well as designer and tennis store -- come to win Venus welcome.
Thank you thanks for having me -- -- your biography would sell and would sell well would you decide if you in this book.
Is talk to other people about the impact sports made on them why.
Sports has given me so much in my life it's been.
-- -- -- my success and confidence in my hand today but also.
Often the court it's really taught me lessons that I've used and everything I've done off the -- in business and all the contributors have had the same experience I had.
They didn't -- -- have become professional at least that they use what they learned in sports syndicate at the top of where they are today found.
We have Bill Clinton and Condoleezza Rice in Denzel Washington.
All sharing their experiences that we all can learn from -- used to be successful I let me give me an action until we can think about it is gee is there -- glory in trying.
My motto is being a winner and been successful has really given a 100% every time preparing yourself.
As much as you can and then learning from your mistakes so yes there is glory and trying and I think if you do that you will win you will come out as a winner.
In the long run I guess I know Bill Parcells -- you often uses -- speaker you say -- -- -- -- -- he wrote a book -- -- medals for -- because it -- -- went out.
-- why -- you able to learn about that and become a tennis champion.
And also get into business and others.
Had to do -- in politics had to do it in business but yet they -- -- lay the ground work why do you think you did bull.
Well I've had down.
Role models ahead of me like Magic Johnson who's also in the book any talks about -- -- making the transition from being an athlete to being in business isn't always easy.
Because people always take you seriously they -- -- actually.
So he really shared his experience and how to use his discipline and sport -- crossover to the business world so.
I've had people ahead of me who've done it and helps me believe that.
I can do it also be successful which is so Farmington the -- -- yours fourteen I think it is turn amended and -- sixteen million yeah I mean you start up youngsters who very fallen heroes as smiley face.
Why do you think people like Tracy Austin burned out so quick can you see others.
-- out so quick.
And yet here you are thirty years old still contending for a Grand Slam championships.
I don't know -- I feel really blessed to do would have done in tennis and to enjoy what I do.
And sending very good at it -- -- James and comes here on the court and I'm still trying to make more James.
I don't have a secret formula other than have a really good family around me China be balanced in my life and love and what I do so.
And I guess we go on and on about how do you do -- right.
I guess as a youngster to how important is it for you to end your career being known as better than Serena.
I compare myself to anyone in I think.
My achievements are my own Serena achievements are heard as we both have done.
Some great things are links -- in singles and then doubles.
And they ended the day we motivate each other get to that next level right and you've actually reach your potential and everyone thought you gonna be great you've done exactly that predicting a US open title.
I would love to win the US so man I've done it before it's an amazing feeling win at home in the American trying to.
All of my my home crowd.
I like to do it again come two wins the name of the book Venus Williams thanks so much.
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