During any kind of sport you are pushing your body to the limits, through pain and discomfort to make yourself better and achieve your goals. Basically, you are accomplishing the impossible and it can be incredibly difficult to keep going during these difficult times.
For those days when you’re lacking in motivation, below are some of the best sports quotes ever spoken to get you up and inspired to move. When you’ve got a challenging workday ahead of you, join Fast Trak, Inc.’s team members in turning to these words of wisdom for inspiration.
“Every time you stay out late, every time you sleep in; every time you miss a workout; every time you don’t give 100%… you make it that much easier for me to beat you.” – Unknown.
“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.” – Vince Lombardi.
“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.” – Tim Duncan.
“You can motivate by fear, and you can motivate by reward. But both those methods are only temporary. The only lasting thing is self-motivation”. – Homer Rice.
“Victory belongs to the most persevering.” – Napoleon.
“You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy.” – Arthur Ashe.
“Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.” – Lou Holtz.
“If you don’t practice you don’t deserve to win.” – Andre Agassi.
“If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all?” – Joe Namath.
“I’ve always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come.” – Michael Jordan.
“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.” – Vincent T. Lombardi.