It’s not a hill, it’s a mountain, as you start out the climb …
With the lyric’s of U2’s “I’ll Go Crazy if I Don’t Go Crazy Tonight” blasting through my earbuds, I surged forward with a crowd of excited runners on a cool, clear morning in Kansas City, determined to set a PR in the half marathon. I didn’t realize in that moment how prophetic Bono’s words would be.
Don Ledford at Run Faster, Run Farther
I hear people say all the time “I was never good at _____”. Why does that stop us? You weren’t very good at using the potty either, but with enough attempts, you got it down. Why does difficulty discourage the human spirit?
Russell Wenz at Confessions of a Shot Put Catcher