Motivational Cross Country Running Quotes

Motivational Cross Country Running Quotes by Pierre Corneille, Sasha Azevedo, Lasse Viren, Lynn Jennings, Ed Eyestone, Paavo Nurmi and many others.

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Pierre Corneille
I run because it’s my passion, and not just a sport.
Sasha Azevedo
Dream barriers look very high until someone climbs them. They are not barriers anymore.
Lasse Viren
The freedom of cross country is so primitive. It’s woman vs. nature.
Lynn Jennings
The start of a World Cross Country event is like riding a horse in the middle of a buffalo stampede. It’s a thrill if you keep up, but one slip and you’re nothing but hoof prints.
Ed Eyestone
Mind is everything. Muscle – pieces of rubber. All that I am, I am because of my mind.
Paavo Nurmi
The will to win means nothing without the will to prepare.
Juma Ikangaa
I had as many doubts as anyone else. Standing on the starting line, we’re all cowards.
Alberto Salazar
I always loved running…. It was something you could do by yourself and under your own power.
Jesse Owens
If you want to become the best runner you can be, start now. Don’t spend the rest of your life wondering if you can do it.
Priscilla Welch
When you win, say nothing. When you lose, say less.
Paul Brown
The footing was really atrocious. I loved it. I really like Cross Country; you’re one with the mud.
Lynn Jennings
Go in any direction..seeking out new sights just on the strength of your feet and the courage of your lungs.
Paula Radcliffe
The nine inches right here; set it straight and you can beat anybody in the world.
Sebastian Coe
I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Running is one the best solutions to a clear mind.
Sasha Azevedo
I believe that the Good Lord gave us a finite number of heartbeats and I’m damned if I’m going to use up mine running up and down a street.
Neil Armstrong