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3/23/14 9:43 A

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I am running from dementia. I exercise to save my brain.
My motto in life: I am not lost, I am exploring. ~Jana Stanfield

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2/23/14 12:44 P

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Yes I do remember! "Remember, the feeling you get from a good run is far better than the feeling you get from sitting around wishing you were running." It's so hard to watch from the sidelines as I walk and others RUN around me..

I still get the adrenaline rush when I hear the gun go off before a race..

In another life before I became a fatty.. I was a distance runner, ran hurtles and the 1500 & cross-country in high school and so I very well understand "Remember, the feeling you get from a good run is far better than the feeling you get from sitting around wishing you were running." ... I so dream of emoticon !

�You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...�

~Dr.Seuss -'Oh,The Places You'll Go!'


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1/30/14 10:20 P

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Agree completely! I ran 17K's today, 5 of in a very nasty COLD wind. Any day that I am on the road is a good day!

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1/30/14 7:21 P

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You sure got that right!

"Success is the result of what you do when the Woo Hoo is all through....."-ON2VICTORY (Robert)

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1/30/14 12:18 P

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true this....

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1/30/14 11:14 A

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Absolutely!

The race is not always to the swift, but to those who keep on running.


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1/30/14 10:28 A

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If you are a runner, it doesn't matter how far or how fast. It doesn't matter if today is your first day or if you've been running for twenty years. There is no test to pass, no license to earn, no membership card to get. You just run." J Bingham


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1/30/14 10:02 A

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1/30/14 9:36 A

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So true!

Respect life.

An attitude of gratitude can wipe away bad thoughts anytime.
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Great quote! Thanks for sharing.

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them”
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i get two daily emails from Runners World. one is their "RW Quote of the Day". well today's is from Sarah Condor (runner and author) and it really caught me and thought i'd share here….

"Remember, the feeling you get from a good run is far better than the feeling you get from sitting around wishing you were running."

well ain't that the truth!
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