Rowing Quotes

Inspirational Rowing Quotes for Athletes

When eight row together with swing the boat becomes the ninth rower.

- Phillip Thomas
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In rowing, as in life, there are competitors and there are racers. The competitor works hard and rows to his limit. The racer does not think of limits, only the race.

- Jim Dietz
10
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.

- Unknown
8
Be not afraid of rowing slowly. Be afraid of standing still.

- Hannah Whitall Smith
8
When one rows, it is not the rowing which moves the ship, rowing is only a magical ceremony by means of which one compels a demon to move the ship

- Friedrich Nietzsche
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Coming together is a beginning; keeping togrther is progress; working together is success.

- Henry Ford
7
There is no strength without unity.

- Unknown
6
In rowing I found a sport that demanded some skill, granted, but placed a much higher premium on plain hard work and persistence.

- Harry Parker
6
When you feel like you can no longer row with your legs. Start rowing with your heart.

- Unknown
6
A coach is someone who always makes you do what you don't want to do so you can be who you've always wanted to be.

- Unknown
5
Eight hearts must beat as one in an eight oared shell or you don't have a crew!

- George Pocock
10
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence. Therefore, is not an act, but a habit.

- Unknown
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Does not think of limit, only race.

- Jim Dietz
8
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

- Unknown
8
Winning medals is good, racing is better, loving the sport is best!

- Unknown
7
Real athletes row. Everyone else just plays games.

- Unknown
7
Rowing is such a fine sport. Everyone goes backward, and the leader can see his opponents as they struggle in vain.

- Brad Alan Lewis
6
A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts events and outcomes. It is a catalyst, a spark that creates extraordinary results.

- Unknown
6
There's way more pressure cooking for cooks than rowing at the Olympics.

- Bryan Volpenhein
5
Eight hearts must beat as one in an eight oared shell or you don't have a crew!

- George Pocock
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