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Posted in motivation, quotes, random with tags , , , , , , , on April 27, 2010 by afuntanilla

Love yourself, for who and what you are; protect your dream and develop your talent to the fullest extent.
-Joan Benoit Samuelson – winner of 1st US Womens Olympic Marathon, Los Angeles, 1984

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.
– Amby Burfoot, The Runner’s Guide to the Meaning of Life