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Adam Rippon’s most-quotable quips

Adam Rippon’s most-quotable quips

Adam Rippon talks about it all, from witchcraft to his eyebrows and his age.

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Adam Rippon isn’t afraid to be realistic on social media – or in person, once telling NBCOlympics.com, “I’m a hot mess all the time.”

Here are a few of our favorite Adam Rippon quotes:

On coming back from his broken foot in January 2016:

I was going to do everything I [could] not only [to] come back and reinvent myself, but be better than ever. Everybody better watch out ;)

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Add this to his resume:

After he won his 2016 national title at age 26:

I’m like a witch, and you can’t kill me! I keep coming back every year, and every year I get better.

A typical night out with Rippon and best friend Ashley Wagner:

On his sleep schedule:

"I always strive for 8-9 hours a night but I'm not even going to lie on this NBC Olympic profile and not tell you there are some nights I stay up a little later than I should watching RuPaul's Drag Race, or other fun blogs and vlogs on YouTube."

His personal philosophy on competition days:

How would Rippon describe himself to a stranger?

Plus, he leaves everything to the last second:

"I’m a hot mess all the time. I usually finish things in the last second. But I think, as I’ve gotten older, I don’t worry about it and I just rock it. If I forgot to put something on and I have to wear a trash bag, I’m just like, I’m gonna rock a trash bag today."

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What he told himself in the moment when he dislocated his shoulder at the beginning of a program:

“I said, you know what? I want my money. I want my check. I’m gonna finish this program and I’m gonna be awesome.”

On getting older:

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On his culinary prowess:

"As a self-proclaimed cooking disaster, I try to makes things that I think I can easily master. I've never made a meal that I wasn't able to eat but it that doesn't mean anyone else would ever eat it, haha!"

Rippon reviews his love life:

Rippon's best karaoke performance:

"One Night Only, from Dream Girls. I mean, someone needed to do it and I guess it had to be me."

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