Saturday Shorts: Motivation

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I have always loved motivational quotes. In fact, when I was a nerdy 15-year-old, I asked my parents for a Bartlett’s Quote Dictionary so that I could sit and read quotes for hours on end. They really did not know what to think of me!

As a runner, I find quotes to be a pithy, easy to recall form of motivation, that I can recall when I am on a run. They are also great to get me out the door for a run when I am feeling less than motivated.

Here, I want to share some of my favorite quotes with you.

All You Need Is Run

Are You Sleeping

I say this smugly to myself every time I am up early running, my favorite time to run!

toughest lift

Do You Like Motivation, Too?

If you like these quotes, and the types of motivational quotes I’ve shared on Twitter, then I invite you to visit OneToughMotherRunner’s Quote-A-Rama!

At my Quote-A-Rama, you can view more quotes like these. And, if you really like them, you can purchase the quote on several different items:

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  1. Yes, I did especially like the quote that
    said, “The road is always open.” Thanks.
    I jogged, walked Tuesday, February 19.
    I am an older runner so have slowed a bit,
    over 70. I jogged against headwinds, which
    was a bit hard. I ran about 4 miles. It
    was good, as I felt I have achieved a