Chariots of Fire
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"Chariots of Fire" Quotes

By William J. Weatherby

sports | 147 pages | Published in 1982

The story of two men—Harold Abrahams and Eric Liddell—who run not to run but to prove something to the world. They will sacrifice anything to achieve their goals, except their honor.Two men, Abrahams and Liddell, one a Jew who runs to triumph over bigotry, the other a Scots missionary who runs to glorify God.Two men eager to face their finest hour in the 1924 Olympics; two men who race toward greatness.

ISBN_13:9780060692827

Quotes

I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast. And when I run I feel His pleasure.

William J. Weatherby

I have no formula for winning the race. Everyone runs in her own way, or his own way. And where does the power come from, to see the race to its end? From within.

William J. Weatherby

I'm forever in pursuit and I don't even know what I am chasing.

William J. Weatherby

We are all made to run. We are all runners. Some take longer to find their stride.

William J. Weatherby

I am a great believer in luck. The harder I work, the more luck I have.

William J. Weatherby

I run in the mornings before breakfast, that’s the best time. Your mind is clear, it’s empty, you’re not thinking about anything. It’s a great way to start the day.

William J. Weatherby

I am forever in pursuit and I don't even know what I am chasing.

William J. Weatherby

You don't beat the crowd by following it.

William J. Weatherby

I run to win, not to prove anything to anyone.

William J. Weatherby

We are each given a unique set of talents. It is our duty to use them to the fullest.

William J. Weatherby