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Olympic Inspiration

  • by BLF Team
  • August 13, 2016

With the Olympics in full swing, and another tough week at the gym coming to a close, it seems fitting to push you Lion Chasers into your next week with some inspiration from past and present Olympic athletes and coaches.

“We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.” -Jesse Owens


“Never put an age limit on your dreams.” -Dana Torres


“Nothing is impossible. With so many people saying it couldn’t be done, all it takes is an imagination.” -Michael Phelps


“If you don’t have confidence, you’ll always find a way not to win.” -Carl Lewis


“Failure I can live with. Not trying is what I can’t handle.” -Sanya Richards-Ross


“There’s always a point where you get knocked down. But I draw on what I’ve learned on the track: If you work hard, things will work out.” -Lolo Jones


“You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.” -Herb Brooks


“A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.” -Billie Jean King


“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” -Muhammad Ali


“The key is not the will to win. Everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important.” -Bobby Knight


“Practice creates confidence. Confidence empowers you.” -Simone Biles