A Runner’s Thoughts: “It is a greater thing to change one’s disposition than to change one’s dress. We part with arrogance less easily than with gold and jewels.” (St. Jerome)
A Runner’s Thoughts: “Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential.
Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.” (St. John XXIII)
A Runner’s Thoughts: “Running is about finding your inner peace, and so is a life well lived.” (Dean Karnazes)
A Runner’s Thoughts: "With the words of Scripture, we feed our faith, we lift up our hope, and we confirm our confidence." (St. Basil the Great)
A Runner’s Thoughts: “Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters.” (Luke 11:23)
A Runner’s Thoughts: “You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.”
(William W. Purkey)
A Runner’s Thoughts: There is a Psalm Prayer which is a part of Sunday Morning Prayer of Week One of Christian Prayer that seems to always stay with me. Perhaps because it is a good reminder of how to live life… “Father creator of unfailing light, give that same light to those who call to you. May our lips praise you; our lives proclaim your goodness; our works give you honor, and our voices celebrate you forever.”
A Runner’s Thoughts: “To be human is to change, to be perfect is to have changed many times.” (St. John Henry Newman)
A Runner’s Thoughts: “Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” (St. Francis Of Assisi)
A Runner’s Thoughts: “All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of one single candle.” (St. Francis of Assisi)
Fr. Paul R. Fagan, C.P. "Preacher on the Run!"
A thought from time to time about Running and Life!