“It’s very hard in the beginning to understand that the whole idea is not to beat the other runners. Eventually you learn that the competition is against the little voice inside you that wants you to quit.” ~George Sheehan
Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step. -MLK, Jr.
~ Booman, on the “questionable” training efforts of Kilian Jornet, spoken to Kilian Jornet. CLICK HERE for the full story.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. -Nelson Mandela
The real purpose of running isn’t to win a race, it is to test the limits of the human heart. – Bill Bowerman
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they’ve got a second wind. ~William James