TRACK AND FIELD QUOTES

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

“The only one who can tell you ‘you can’t’ is you. And you don’t have to listen.” – Nike

“Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.” – Lance Armstrong

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

“The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.” – Tommy Lasorda

“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” – Steve Prefontaine

“Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.” – Sam Levenson

“Great things never come from comfort zones.” – Roy T. Bennett “Your love for what you do and willingness to push yourself where others aren’t prepared to go is what will make you great.” – Lauren Fleshman

“The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.” – Les Brown

“We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.” – Jesse Owens

“You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy.” – Arthur Ashe QUOTES ABOUT THE POWER OF ONE

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela

“You have a choice. You can throw in the towel or you can use it to wipe the sweat off your face.” – Gatorade

“To be a great champion, you must believe you are the best. If you’re not, pretend you are.” – Muhammad Ali

“Winning doesn’t always mean being first. Winning means you’re doing better than you’ve ever done before.” – Bonnie Blair

“Be somebody nobody thought you could be.” – William Chapman

“The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow.” – Unknown

“Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” – Wilma Rudolph

“Success isn’t given. It’s earned. On the track, on the field, in the gym. With blood, sweat, and the occasional tear.” – Nike

“Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace, not by how many records you break or races you win.” – Shalane Flanagan

“When you have a dream, you’ve got to grab it and never let go.” – Carol Burnett

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – Steve Jobs