quote by Ernest Hemingway

Auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports... all the others are games.

— Ernest Hemingway

Remarkable Drag Racing quotations

Alcohol is for drinking, gas is for cleaning parts, and nitro is for racing!


Drag racing quote Running away from your problems is a race you'll never win.
Running away from your problems is a race you'll never win.
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Everything was fine until I left and then I ran out of talent!

Drag racing quote The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win you're still a rat.
The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win you're still a rat.

It is a love/hate relationship I have with the human race.

I am an elitist, and I feel that my responsibility is to drag the human race along with me, that I will never pander to, or speak down to, or play the safe game.

If at first you don't succeed, then drag racing isn't for you.

I think what I create is serious fashion, but I don't want to keep my focus on that. You have to look at a lot of different things. I mean, people are always surprised when they find out that my favorite show is RuPaul's Drag Race.


Drag racing quote Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.
Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.

If horse racing is the sport of kings, then drag racing must be the sport of queens.

If CART continues on, it's just going to drag all of open-wheel racing down.

The best thing about the Kentucky Derby is that it is only two minutes long.

It is the quickest event in sports, except for Sumo-wrestling & Mike Tyson fights. Maybe Drag-racing is quicker, but I have never been attracted to it.

Drag racing quote We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to
We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half.

We encrypt 'Drag Race' with the secret language that kept gay people linked for many years before the '80s.

Am I in the Forbes 100? Absolutely not, and I'll never be there.

But for the first time I make so much money that I feel poor, like I have to cultivate and protect this fortune. But I never had more than $20 in my pocket before RuPaul's Drag Race so I feel so privileged with money, it's terrible. I bought a $300 beige t-shirt today.


The family is an early expedient and in many ways irrational.

If the race had developed a special sexless class to be nurses, pedagogues, and slaves, like the workers among ants and bees, then the family would have been unnecessary. Such a division of labor would doubtless have involved evils of its own, but it would have obviated some drags and vexations proper to the family.

Drag racing quote If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough.
If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough.

As a global society we are performing a great experiment on ourselves.

Half of the world population wants to race faster into the future. Go visit China and India. They're ready to go. And half of the world wants to drag us into the past. The problem is both sides have guns. I think there really is a reaction. A lot of people are saying enough is enough.

I remember reading an article about this idea of borderline personality disorder, which is reality producers try the find people who are sort of flamboyantly anti-social in these certain ways, because what happens when you put them around other people is they drag everyone down to their level. I feel like I`m watching this disgraceful race to the bottom.

I'm strapped in [the barrel] with a five-point drag-racing harness.

With 50 feet to go, they tell me on the walkie-talkie to get ready for a head-first. "We love ya, man," was the last thing I heard. Then I could feel myself going over.

Drag racing quote Running away from your problems is a race you'll never win!
Running away from your problems is a race you'll never win!

I like to compete in a suit that will help me save me time and energy by reducing drag, so I race in Aqua Sphere's Energize Compression Speedsuit. The speedsuit also compresses the core muscles to damp vibration, which lessens muscle fatigue, leaving me fresher for the bike and run.


Most women, when they ask me for beauty tips aren't really prepared for my answer, which is, there is no magic beauty wand that can transform you and make you beautiful. It takes practice and what you see on Rupaul's Drag Race is years and years of practice.

If the Cowardly Lion were on RuPaul’s Drag Race, so much of my childhood would be less nightmarish.

Drag racing quote If you're always racing to the next moment, what happens to the one you're in ?
If you're always racing to the next moment, what happens to the one you're in ? Enjoy the ride
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When homo sapiens is changing, it will not be by the whole race gaining simultaneously whatever qualities better fit it for survival, but rather by certain types of mankind proving superior to the rest in survival value, so that they contribute a larger proportion to the later generations, and in so doing drag the average qualities of humanity in the same direction.

It was a race between the tortoise and the hare, but the tortoise had just enough head start, and he had the magus to drag him along.