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.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Finding Inspiration

"We acquire the strength we have overcome." Ralph Waldo Emerson
"A bend in the road is not the end of the road... unless you fail to make the turn." Author Unknown
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." Winston Churchill
"I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do." Edward Everett Hale

28 comments:

carol-ann said...

love the quotes. :)

(Just) Trying is for Little Girls said...

Love the Eugene marathon finish pic! You were so awesome that day.

Emily said...

that picture of you is bad. ass. and the boys are adorable!

5 Miles 2 Empty said...

<3 Feeling better already!!! =)Thanks for the inspiration!! You're like a ball of inspiration that bounces around knocking sense back into people....

Morgan said...

AWESOME INSPIRATIONAL POST! :)

teacherwoman said...

Those are some of my favorite quotes!

Stephanie said...

I love the quotes but I think the boys are the best part of this post. Love that chubby little fist holding his brother's back!

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Stephanie said...

I love the quotes but I think the boys are the best part of this post. Love that chubby little fist holding his brother's back!

Stephanie said...

I love the quotes but I think the boys are the best part of this post. Love that chubby little fist holding his brother's back!

Stephanie said...

I love the quotes but I think the boys are the best part of this post. Love that chubby little fist holding his brother's back!

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TNTcoach Ken said...

Love the picture from the Olympics, did U win???? HA

Amy said...

I love these quotes, especially that last one. I share that one with all of the youth that I work with in a civic engagement program.

Marlene said...

Great quotes and pictures!

Stacey said...

Great quotes! I love love the picture of your little studs...so cute!

Angela said...

Love the quotes--Emerson is one of my favorites!

marathonmaiden said...

love all those quotes lady. and the pics. especially the first one. run tall mom!

Tricia said...

LOVE it!

kimert said...

I love the quotes and the pics!!

bobbi said...

These are just what I needed today - thank you!

The Happy Runner said...

Great quotes!

Love that pic of your boys. So sweet.

Sam's Minions (aka parents- Angie and Brian) said...

I'm a big fan of motivational quotes. Thanks.

H Love said...

gives me chills! go mel go!

13point1miles said...

You have just motivated me to kick butt on my long run tomorrow. When it starts getting hard I will be thinking about the determination on your face in these photos.

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Benny Thadikaran said...

I just found this page through another website. Very inspiring.
Great quotes

Benny Thadikaran