Steve Roland Prefontaine (January 25, 1951 - May 30, 1975)
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To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.
Steve Roland Prefontaine
The only good race pace is suicide pace, and today looks like a good day to die.
A lot of people run to see who's the fastest. I run to see who has the most guts.
Something inside of me just said 'Hey, wait a minute, I want to beat him,' and I just took off.
A race is a work of art that people can look at and be affected in as many ways they're capable of understanding.
I'd have to say that turned the match around. We weren't playing well at the time and he helped lift us.
In the world in which we live today, everybody needs a foundation in math and science. What we're talking about is the success of our next generation. We face the fundamental fact -- we won the Cold War, capitalism prevailed, and we have 3 billion new competitors.
Always blame it on the guy who doesn't speak English