6'0 Tall wife to Muscle Man, mother of 3, full time career woman, with an addiction to running wherever her size 10's will take her.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Words for Wednesday

"Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second."
William James



"One may go a long way
after one is tired."
French Proverb



"Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down."
Charles F. Kettering



"I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday."
Author Unknown



"There is no telling how many miles you will have to run while chasing a dream."
Author Unknown

23 comments:

Navy Wife on a... said...

:::Goosebumps:::

Happy Hump Day!

Laurie said...

Very nice. I really like "I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday."

shellyrm aka jogging stroller mama said...

“Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.” ~ Gautama Siddharta

shellyrm aka jogging stroller mama said...

“Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.” ~ Gautama Siddharta

Emz said...

loving these quotes.

one of my favs is: We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore,
is not an act but a habit.
--- Aristotle

Marlene said...

Great pearls if wisdom. *mental notes for Sunday*

Amy R. Nelson said...

Amazing quotes! Thanks!

marathonmaiden said...

awesomeness :)

Chelsea said...

"I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday."

love LOVE LOVE this. Sitting here staring at half-marathon training calendar and wishing I could attach it to every day's training!

runkerarun said...

Good quotes are some of my favorite things <3

"A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine and psychology in the world."
Paul Dudley White

5 Miles 2 Empty said...

Love all the quotes!!

And i meant to tell you, your picture up top always makes me tense up and kinda clench my jaw! Like i am about to run to the finish and BQ! =) Love it!!

Christy said...

Great quotes! Happy Wednesday!

Aimee (I Tri To Be Me) said...

Love them! :)

busyrunningmama said...

Happy Wednesday Mel!!
Hope you are well - Whoot Whoot on your Boston qualifier marathon!! You Rock!!!!
I've missed my bloggy friends, making my way slowly back to bloggy land! Not running yet, as I am going in for knee surgery this Friday, but the doc says 2-4 more months......hope you and the family are well!!!

Thanks for the encouraging words!!!

EricaH said...

Thanks for the wonderful quotes very uplifting. :)

The Jesse said...

love it! thanks for the quotes :)

Barefoot AngieB said...

Nice!I added some to my quotes collection I keep on my desktop :)

Bethany + Ryan said...

love them all but esp the last one!

Lisa said...

these are fantastic quotes, just what I need today.

Hope you're well and enjoying your new house!

~beautyandjoy~ said...

Love these!

Cynthia O'H said...

Love the quotes. Thanks.

Michelle said...

Great quotes! love the last one!

Stacey said...

Great quotes! Thanks.