Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success ~ Napoleon Hill
“You can quit if you want, and no one will care. But you will know for the rest of your life.”
– John Collins, IRONMAN co-founder
This goes along with asking questions “Q” or making comments “C” such as:
Q: Why would you do such a thing (‘triathlon’) A: Because I feel fortunate that I can and it makes me feel alive, engaged, vibrant
Q: At your age? A: Age is irrelevant and better now than later when I might not be able to
C: You’re crazy! A: Yes, I am and what else is new?!
C: I’d rather relax! A: Do what makes you happy…I do!
Q: Aren’t you afraid you’ll hurt yourself? A: Yes!
“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go” T.S. Eliot
“You will never know your limits unless you push yourself to them” ~ Author Unknown
“It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.” ~ Author Unknown
“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” ~ Beverly Sills; Opera Soprano
The difference between the possible and the impossible lies in a man’s determination ~ Tommy Lasorda
No one gets lucky in Triathlon…you get what you train for ~ Author Unknown