Reading inspiring quotes from other runners can give you a big motivation boost. Get inspired to run with these running quotes from female runners:
"There is an expression among even the most advanced runners that getting your shoes on is the hardest part of any workout."
"I have always felt strongly about introducing the benefits of sports to children and others. Running has brought me such a great deal as a person, and I want others to share this feeling."
Wilma Rudolph:"I loved the feeling of freedom in running, the fresh air, the feeling that the only person I'm competing with is me."
"It is better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret."
"You've got to stick at a thing, a particular thing, until you succeed. I feel that's the only way to succeed -- by concentrating on something in particular. Once you know what you've got to do you will succeed, you will succeed."
Mary Decker Slaney:
"I was born to be a runner. I simply love to run. It's almost like the faster I go, the easier it becomes."
"Racing teaches us to challenge ourselves. It teaches us to push beyond where we thought we could go. It helps us to find out what we are made of. This is what we do. This is what it's all about."