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Google "Motivational Quotes" or open a book of poetry and find one about Spring or Life! I turn to Buddhist writings and find something about breaking through obstacles like Faith has to be strengthened daily: A sword in the hands of a coward is useless!--Nichiren (12th C. Buddhist reformer) 414
READ motivational; upbeat material each day
I collect motivational sayings and post them all over the wall in my workout room (as soon as my son moved out I took over his bedroom!) Every morning when I go in there to exercise I see all of these motivational quotes and photos, and it reinvigorates me.
For race days, and other challenging days, I write on my hand:
NEF (No Excuses, Finish)
You are better than you think you are and you can do more than you think you can.
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