Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose.— Wilma Rudolph
Successful Great Running quotations
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
When I run after what I think I want, my days are a furnace of stress and anxiety; if I sit in my own place of patience, what I need flows to me, and without pain. From this I understand that what I want also wants me, is looking for me and attracting me. There is a great secret here for anyone who can grasp it.
He who starts behind in the great race of life must forever remain behind or run faster than the man in front.
Silence is a source of great strength.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.
The river was cut by the world's great flood and runs over rocks from the basement of time. On some of the rocks are timeless raindrops. Under the rocks are the words, and some of the words are theirs. I am haunted by waters.
I don't worry about great visuals that they showed that weren't actually running on real hardware. It doesn't matter. Gamers don't make their purchase decisions based on movies that were shown in May for products that come out in March.
Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it.
Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.
I have found the Iron to be my greatest friend.
It never freaks out on me, never runs. Friends may come and go. But two hundred pounds is always two hundred pounds
Go in any direction..seeking out new sights just on the strength of your feet and the courage of your lungs.
To get your name well enough known that you can run for a public office, some people do it by being great lawyers or philanthropists or business people or work their way up the political ladder. I happened to become known from a different route.
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.
I swing big, with everything I've got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can.
It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
He can run, but he can't hide.
One life. Just one. Why aren't we running like we are on fire towards our wildest dreams?
Just put one foot in front of the other.
I'm more than ever of the opinion that a decent human existence is possible today only on the fringes of society, where one then runs the risk of starving or being stoned to death. In these circumstances, a sense of humor is a great help.
I always loved running.... It was something you could do by yourself and under your own power.
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.
Attitude determines how well you do it.
In the first six to twelve months of a war with the United States and Great Britain I will run wild and win victory upon victory. But then, if the war continues after that, I have no expectation of success.
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
I run because it's so symbolic of life.
You have to drive yourself to overcome the obstacles. You might feel that you can't. But then you find your inner strength, and realize you're capable of so much more than you thought.
None of us are bad people. We float around and we run across each other and we learn about ourselves, and we make mistakes and we do great things. We hurt others, we hurt ourselves, we make others happy and we please ourselves. We can and should forgive ourselves and each other for that.
Ask yourself: 'Can I give more?'. The answer is usually: 'Yes'.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
It hurts up to a point and then it doesn't get any worse.
The will to win means nothing without the will to prepare.
People didn't always see a person with a disability who had to use a ramp or elevator as people who have been given unnecessary privileges. But I run into that often now. People are saying, 'Why do we have to go to great expense for these people?'
To a great mind, nothing is little.
Emmitt Smith is a great running back.
One of the things I like about him along with Edgerrin James is that neither one of them 'show out' when they run a touchdown.
You keep running after the love of the people, but you’ll never get it.
And what you do get, will never be enough. The hole inside you is too big. You see, it was made by God, for God. How could anything less fill it?
The woods are lovely, dark, and deep but I have promises to keep...
God sometimes removes people from your life to protect you. Don't run after them.
Johan was more than just a great soccer player.
He was a role model who promoted world peace. He brought the values of education into the game of football and proved that on the field, everyone is equal - Jews, Muslims and Christians - that running fast and playing well will lead to victory in spite of discrimination and racism.
After reading hundreds of e-mails, I have made MY decision.
By pulling my opening Oct 3rd, You (ESPN) stepped on the Toes of The First Amendment Freedom of Speech, so therefore Me, My Song, and All My Rowdy Friends are OUT OF HERE. It's been a great run.
My thoughts before a big race are usually pretty simple.
I tell myself: Get out of the blocks, run your race, stay relaxed. If you run your race, you'll win... channel your energy. Focus.
I don't know (if they were men or women running naked across the field).
They had bags over their heads.
Some wish to live within the sound of a chapel bell, I want to run a rescue shop within a yard of Hell.