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Fan Bike Quotes

The following unedited quotes are from fans of bicycles and our website. Submit your personal quotation.

 

Biking is good for the brain, and not bad for the ass either. ~ Contributed by the folks at Citizen Chain Cyclery

Why not create an adventure and a quotable moment of your own?
~ Scott Stoll 8/24/97
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Riding a bike is the best antidepressant drug and only has good side effects. ~ Gunnar Rempel

Cycling has nothing to do with riding a bike. ~ John Chatterley, Birmingham UK

The cyclist creates everything from almost nothing, becoming the most energy-efficient of all… animals and machines and, as such, has a [genuine] ability to challenge the entire value system of a society…. The bicycle may be too cheap, too available, too healthy, too independent and too equitable for its own good. In an age of excess it is minimal and has the subversive potential to make people happy in an economy fuelled by consumer discontent. ~ Jim McGurn

For every uphill, there’s a downhill. ~ Mike Hodges

Bicycling unites physical harmony coupled with emotional bliss to create a sense of spiritual perfection that combines one’s body, mind and spirit into a single moving entity.  Bicycling allows a person to mesh with the sun, sky and road as if nothing else mattered in the world.  In fact, all your worries, cares and troubles vanish in the rear view mirror while you bicycle along the byways of the world: you pedal as one with the universe. ~ Frosty Wooldridge

Play
Energize
Discipline
Appreciate
Listen
~ Jennie Markoff, Auburn, CA

Three important things in life — freedom, ambition, health. And that is why I ride a bike.  ~ Harish DN, India

Harish DN

Harish DN philosophizing about life with his bike in India.

Pray
Every
Day
And
Listen.
~ Rev. Johannes Myors, The Pedaling Preacher

I have the reason to practice, the ability of accomplishing, the art of becoming. Just do it. ~ Grace D. Felaire

Bicycling unites physical harmony coupled with emotional bliss to create a sense of spiritual perfection that combines one’s body, mind and spirit into a single moving entity.  Bicycling allows a person to mesh with the sun, sky and road as if nothing else mattered in the world.  In fact, all your worries, cares and troubles vanish in the rear view mirror while you bicycle along the byways of the world: you pedal as one with the universe. ~ Frosty Wooldridge

Cycling may seem hard now, but someday I imagine I’ll be in an office or on a couch wishing for my bicycle and a small stretch of road, wind or no wind, hill or no hill, even rain or no rain. ~ Scott Stoll

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