Running Quotes

Running is one of the best solutions to a clear mind.

Sasha Azevedo

Running hills breaks up your rhythm and forces your muscles to adapt to new stresses. The result? You become stronger.

Eamonn Coghlan

Marathon running is a terrible experience: monotonous, heavy, and exhausting.

Veikko Karvonen

The last public hanging in the State took place in 1835 on Prince Hill.... On the fatal day, the victim, a man named Watkins, peering through the iron bars of his cell, and seeing the townfolk scurrying to the place of execution, is said to have remarked, 'Why is everyone running? Nothing can happen until I get there.

Unknown

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken

William Hazlitt

You have to walk carefully in the beginning of love; the running across fields into your lover's arms can only come later when you're sure they won't laugh if you trip.

Jonathan Carroll

I am running for governor of Kentucky as the people's advocate.

Sonny Landham

Gossip is just news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.

Liz Smith

One should write not unskillfully in the running hand, be able to sing in a pleasing voice and keep good time to music; and, lastly, a man should not refuse a little wine when it is pressed upon him.

Yoshida Kenko

And this, our life exempt from public haunts, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.

J.R.R. Tolkien

Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.

Abdul Kalam

May is a very early time in the year and the weather is usually bad. You cannot run a fast mile race if there is a strong wind, because it makes your running uneven.

Roger Bannister

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken.

William Hazlitt

The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.

John D. Rockefeller

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr

Adventure must start with running away from home

William Bolitho

In general, any form of exercise, if pursued continuously, will help train us in perseverance. Long-distance running is particularly good training in perseverance.

Mao Tse-Tung

It's unnatural for people to run around the city streets unless they are thieves or victims. It makes people nervous to see someone running. I know that when I see someone running on my street, my instincts tell me to let the dog go after him.

Mike Royko

All across the world, in every kind of environment and region known to man, increasingly dangerous weather patterns and devastating storms are abruptly putting an end to the long-running debate over whether or not climate change is real. Not only is it real, it's here, and its effects are giving rise to a frighteningly new global phenomenon: the man-made natural disaster.

Barack Obama

The drama is not a mere copy of nature, not a facsimile. It is the free running hand of genius, under the impression of its liveliest wit or most passionate impulses, a thousand times adorning or feeling all as it goes; and you must read it, as the healthy instinct of audiences almost always does, if the critics will let them alone, with a grain of allowance, and a tendency to go away with as much of it for use as is necessary, and the rest for the luxury of laughter, pity, or poetical admiration.

Leigh Hunt

To deny, to believe, and to doubt absolutely -- this is for man what running is for a horse.

Blaise Pascal

We need timeless principles to steer by in running our organizations and building our personal careers. We need high standards . . . the ethics of excellence.

Price Pritchett

It is always the simple things that change our lives. And these things never happen when you are looking for them to happen. Life will reveal answers at the pace life wishes to do so. You feel like running, but life is on a stroll. This is how God does things.

Donald Miller

Great leadership does not mean running away from reality. Sometimes the hard truths might just demoralize the company, but at other times sharing difficulties can inspire people to take action that will make the situation better.

John Kotter

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