The day you stop racing, is the day you win the race.— Bob Marley
Devotion Race Day quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
Everything you need is already inside.
In racing there are always things you can learn, every single day.
There is always space for improvement, and I think that applies to everything in life.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
Make the mind run the body. Never let the body tell the mind what to do. The body will always give up.
What we are working for is an educational program that has become a resource and rallying point for scores of brave southerners who are leading the fight for justice and better race relations in these crucial days
The day will come when men will recognize woman as his peer, not only at the fireside, but in councils of the nation. Then, and not until then, will there be the perfect comradeship, the ideal union between the sexes that shall result in the highest development of the race.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
Chiefs who no more in bloody fights engage, But wise through time, and narrative with age, In summer-days like grasshoppers rejoice - A bloodless race, that send a feeble voice.
But so far, you know who's been violating the nuclear nonproliferation pact day and night? Those who signed it. Iran, Iraq, Libya and Iran violates it while calling for Israel's destruction and racing to develop atomic weapons to that end.
The older I get, the faster I was.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
Nuremberg taught me that creating a world of tolerance and compassion would be a long and arduous task. And I also learned that if we did not devote ourselves to developing effective world law, the same cruel mentality that made the Holocaust possible might one day destroy the entire human race.
Thousands of animals (now billions) are butchered every day without a shadow of remorse. It cries vengeance upon all the human race.
My mother always said that I was born out of a bottle of vinegar instead of born from a womb and that she and my father bathed me in sugar for three days to wash it off. I try to behave, but I always go back to the vinegar.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
We shall kill. If you have not killed at least one German a day, you have wasted that day... Do not count days; do not count miles. Count only the number of Germans you have killed.
Every day I lugged my backpack through the halls, waiting for the final bell.
Then I'd race home and hole up in my room, playing the drums and the piano, composing music.
I always remind myself if I'm having a down day because of a bad race it's not just me. That feeling I'm having is shared by my family, the team and my fans. When we win they feel the joy as well. That's why I say we win and lose together, and I definitely couldn't do it without them.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
Be as proud of your race today as our as our fathers were in days of yore.
We have beautiful history, and we shall create another in the future that will astonish the world.
The best pace is a suicide pace, and today looks like a good day to die.
There simply is nothing else like it.
And, as a test of physical and mental endurance it has no equal. Other sports may be as intense, as pressurized, as hard for short periods: But the Tour does on day after day after day. It's the only race in the world where you have to get a haircut halfway through.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
There is no doubt about precisely when folks began racing each other in automobiles. It was the day they built the second automobile.
When you win a race your on top that day, so take it for what its worth, have a good time and party, cause the next day when you get out of bed, the meter goes back to zero again.
Get over it - If you have a bad workout or run a bad race, allow yourself exactly 1 hour to stew about it-then move on.
Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.
It is the first day of November and so, today, someone will die.
No negative thoughts cross my mind on race day.
When I look into their eyes, I know I'm going to beat them.
It's amazing how the same pace in practice can feel so much harder than on race day. Stay confident. Trust the process.
There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.
Winning has nothing to do with racing.
Most days don't have races anyway. Winning is about struggle and effort and optimism, and never, ever, ever giving up.
The real competition is against the little voice inside you that wants to quit
When I finished the Boston race in 1967, there were two things I wanted to do.
I wanted to become a better athlete because my first marathon was 4:20. In those days, that was considered a jogging time and I knew people were going to tease me. But I was more fascinated with what women could do if they only had the chance.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
An unhurried mind brings the capacity to make wise choices every day - choices of how we use our time, of where we place our resources and our love. I am not just talking about avoiding the rat race, but about a life full of an artistic beauty - a life that has almost vanished from modern civilization, but is quite within the reach of everyone.
To be a champion, I think you have to see the big picture.
It's not about winning and losing; it's about every day hard work and about thriving on a challenge. It's about embracing the pain that you'll experience at the end of a race and not being afraid. I think people think too hard and get afraid of a certain challenge.
And each forgets, as he strips and runs With a brilliant, fitful pace, It's the steady, quiet, plodding ones Who win in the lifelong race. And each forgets that his youth has fled, Forgets that his prime is past, Till he stands one day, with a hope that's dead, In the glare of the truth at last.
You will never have this day again, so make it count.
The Eucharist is the life of the people.
The Eucharist gives them a center of life. All can come together without the barriers of race or language in order to celebrate the feast days of the Church. It gives them a law of life, that of charity, of which it is the source; thus it forges between them a common bond, a Christian kinship
And so class will some day supplant race in world affairs.
Race war will then be merely a side-show to the gigantic class war which will be waged in the big tent we call the world.
If we each take responsibility in shifting our own behavior, we can trigger the type of change that is necessary to achieve sustainability for our race or this planet. We change our planet, our environment, our humanity every day, every year, every decade, and every millennia.
The young watch television twenty-four hours a day, they don't read and they rarely listen. This incessant bombardment of images has developed a hypertrophied eye condition that's turning them into a race of mutants. They should pass a law for a total reeducation of the young, making children visit the Galleria Borghese on a daily basis.
The day when we shall know exactly what electricity is will chronicle an event probably greater, more important than any other recorded in the history of the human race. The time will come when the comfort, the very existence, perhaps, of man will depend upon that wonderful agent.