I hated every minute of training, but I said, ''Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.''
Author: Muhammad Ali (1942)
Profession: American Boxer
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman
The more I train the more I realize I have more speed in me.
Author: Leroy Burrell (1967)
Profession: American Track Athlete
Training is all-encompassing and should be related to everything a unit does, or can have happen to it.
Author: Arthur Collins
Profession: American Army General
People say I'm around because I have a lot of heart, but I know all the heart in the world couldn't have helped me if I wasn't physically fit.
Author: Jimmy Connors (1952)
Profession: American Tennis Player
We have learned to live in a world of mistakes and defective products as if they were necessary to life. It is time to adopt a new philosophy in America.
Author: Norman Cousins (1915-1990)
Profession: American Editor, Humanitarian, Author
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Author: Queen Elizabeth (1926)
Profession: Current Queen of the United Kingdom
The best training any parent can give a child is to train the child to train himself.
Author: A. P. Gouthey
I succeed on my own personal motivation, dedication, and commitment…. My mindset is: If I'm not out there training, someone else is.
Author: Lynn Jennings (1960)
Profession: American Runner
I've never known a man worth his salt who in the long run, deep down in his heart, didn't appreciate the grind, the discipline... I firmly believe that any man's finest hour-this greatest fulfillment to all he holds dear--is the moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle -- victorious.
Author: Vince Lombardi (1913-1970)
Profession: American Football Coach
Train everyone lavishly, you can't overspend on training.
Author: Thomas J. Peters (1942)
Profession: American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer
We trained hard, but it seemed that every time we were beginning to form up into teams, we would be reorganized. I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganizing; and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress while producing confusion, inefficiency, and demoralization.
Profession: Roman Writer
The truth is that most busy people cannot sustain a seven-day-a-week training schedule. There are too many other stresses and responsibilities in their lives.
Author: PattiSue Plumber
Profession: American Runner
Training gives us an outlet for suppressed energies created by stress and thus tone the spirit just as exercise conditions the body.
Author: Arnold Schwarzenegger (1947)
Profession: Austrian-born American Actor, Author, Director, Restaurateur
I'm like a duck: calm above the water, and paddling like hell underneath.
Author: Fred Shero
Profession: Hockey Coach