Everyone’s running from something.
Kim was, as always, utterly happy while running, in accord with nature, in harmony with the universe, in touch with the truth that was in him, full of love for all creatures even to the lowliest insect.
Recovery from complete and utter exhaustion facilitates individual creativity
When she was a child, my love carried a road-map in her hand the way other girls carried handkerchiefs.
The freedom of Cross Country is so primitive. It’s woman vs. nature.
Running! If there’s any activity happier, more exhilarating, more nourishing to the imagination, I can’t think of what it might be. In running the mind flees with the body, the mysterious efflorescence of language seems to pulse in the brain, in rhythm with our feet and the swinging of our arms.
Long Distance training can be a positive & constructive form of selfishness. After all, once you’re at the starting line, you’re there by yourself. No one can run a single step for you. No one can jump in & help you. No one but you can make the decisions about what to do to keep going. It’s all up to you.
I wont stop working until my name become a Verb.
He had never been a social man. He had shunned causes with contempt and disgust. They were for pig-simple suckers and people with too much time and money on their hands
If you’re on the treadmill next to me, the answer is YES, we are racing.