I believe that you should gravitate to people who are doing productive and positive things with their lives.
You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.
I hoped to win a medal and hoped it would be gold. I knew I was good but didn't know I would be the one to score something that had never been done before.
Hard work has made it easy. That is my secret. That is why I win.
One of the most difficult times in my life was when I escaped from Romania in November of 1989.