Motivational Cross Country Running Quotes

Motivational Cross Country Running Quotes by Steve Prefontaine, George A. Sheehan, Paul Brown, Oprah Winfrey, Pierre Corneille, Confucius and many others.

To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice th

To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.
Steve Prefontaine
Listen to your body. Do not be a blind and deaf tenant.
George A. Sheehan
When you win, say nothing. When you lose, say less.
Paul Brown
Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it.
Oprah Winfrey
The obsession with running is really an obsession with the potential for more and more life.
George A. Sheehan
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Pierre Corneille
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
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
Trample the weak. Hurdle the dead.
Attila the Hun
The freedom of cross country is so primitive. It’s woman vs. nature.
Lynn Jennings
Don’t bother just to be better than others. Try to be better than yourself.
William Faulkner
I run because it’s my passion, and not just a sport. Every time I walk out the door, I know why I’m going where I’m going and I’m already focused on that special place where I find my peace and solitude. Running, to me, is more than just a physical exercise… it’s a consistent reward for victory!
Sasha Azevedo
A race is a work of art that people can look at and be affected in as many ways they’re capable of understanding.
Steve Prefontaine
Onions make me sad. A lot of people don’t realize that.
Mitch Hedberg
I always loved running…. It was something you could do by yourself and under your own power.
Jesse Owens
I run because it’s my passion, and not just a sport.
Sasha Azevedo
The five S’s of sports training are: stamina, speed, strength, skill, and spirit; but the greatest of these is spirit.
Ken Doherty