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Old 06-23-2008, 09:07 PM   #101
Bruce Duco
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

Here's a quote that I always liked from one of our Founding Fathers:

"If you love wealth more than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, depart from us in peace. We ask not your counsel nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you. May your chains rest lightly upon you and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen."
- Samuel Adams
Give it all of your might as you fight tonight, and keep the goal in view. Victory for L-S-U! GEAUX TIGERS!
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Old 06-23-2008, 09:17 PM   #102
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

"Split your lungs with blood and thunder
when you see the white whale
break your backs and crack your oars, men
if you wish to prevail
this ivory peg is what propels me
harpoons thrust in the sky
aim directly for his crooked brow
and look him straight in the eye"

Mastodon, Blood and Thunder

Awesome for a long hard row
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Old 06-24-2008, 03:27 AM   #103
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

trying is the first step to failure. homer simpson
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Old 06-25-2008, 07:42 AM   #104
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

One that fits well with the community aspect of crossfit:

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success."
-Henry Ford (1863-1947), inventor and industrialist
"The results are in the intensity. The magic is in the movement. The art is in the programming."
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Old 06-26-2008, 05:01 PM   #105
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

"No deposit, No Return"

"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature."
Helen Keller
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Old 06-26-2008, 07:01 PM   #106
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

"Every day is a holiday, every meal a feast and every repetition counts."
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Old 06-28-2008, 03:43 PM   #107
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

I heard Lou Holtz say this, don't remember where he got it from.
"What I should do I ought to do. What I ought to do by the grace of God I'm gonna do."
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Old 07-08-2008, 10:42 AM   #108
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

[quote=Peter Queen;310796]I'm sure this quote did not originate from the movie itself, but Conan is cooler.

Genghis Kahn said something similar. I'll post it if I can ever find it.
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Old 07-08-2008, 10:59 AM   #109
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Okay this is kind of cheating, it's a link to quotes, but there are so many good ones there

One I saw the other day
"Tolerance is a virtue to a man with no convictions"
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Old 07-08-2008, 11:44 AM   #110
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Re: Inspirational Quotes

On the wall of the University of Florida Weight Room:


Short and sweet...says it all.

Go Gators!
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