Cycling Quotes

Inspirational Cycling Quotes for Athletes

It never gets easier, you just go faster.

- Greg Lemond
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Cycling is a sport of the open road and spectators are lining that road.

- Lance Armstrong
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To be brutally honest, it's simple economics. If they want to come into cycling, sponsors need to know the team they are funding is clean, otherwise the risk is just too great.

- David Millar
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Cycling keeps me lean and I need to stay in shape, especially as I still like eating chocolate and ice-cream! I like to go mountain biking too. Running is also good; it's what we were designed to do as humans, so it comes naturally.

- Mark Webber
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Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.

- Lance Armstrong
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What makes a great endurance athlete is the ability to absorb potential embarrassment, and to suffer without complaint. I was discovering that if it was a matter of gritting my teeth, not caring how it looked, and outlasting everybody else, I won. It didn't seem to matter what sport it was--in a straight-ahead, long-distant race, I could beat anybody. If it was a suffer-fest, I was good at it.

- Lance Armstrong
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If you brake, you don't win.

- Mario Cipollini
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Practice makes an actor excel. It is like cycling and motor driving. It is an art, which can be learnt and practiced.

- Anupam Kher
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Cycling is open to the whole world.

- Bernard Hinault
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Work to eat. Eat to live. Live to bike. Bike to work.

- Unknown
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I think cycling has always had a tradition of being a bit dapper, especially back in the day.

- David Millar
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The cyclist is a man half made of flesh and half of steel that only our century of science and iron could have spawned.

- Louis Baudry de Saunier
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In sport you always think the strongest guy should be going for it and getting the best results. The thing is, cycling also has a very important team aspect, which I don't think that a lot of people fully grasp.

- Chris Froome
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Perhaps the single most important element in mastering the techniques and tactics of racing is experience. But once you have the fundamentals, acquiring the experience is a matter of time.

- Greg LeMond
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Cycling is like a church - many attend, but few understand.

- Jim Burlant
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A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle.

- Irina Dunn
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The cycling helmet can save your life, but it doesn't look good and tends to ruin your hair.

- Astro Teller
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Bike riding requires permanent sacrifice. It means training 11 months out of 12 and 110 days of racing, whatever the weather conditions. Early in life, I realised I did not have intellectual potential, so I dedicated myself to cycling.

- Richard Virenque
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Cycling can be lonely, but in a good way. It gives you a moment to breathe and think, and get away from what you're working on.

- David Byrne
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As long as I breathe, I attack.

- Bernard Hinault
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