Famous quote by Steve Prefontaine

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Something inside of me just said Hey, wait a minute, I want to beat him, and I just took off

"Something inside of me just said 'Hey, wait a minute, I want to beat him,' and I just took off"

- Steve Prefontaine

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This quote by Steve Prefontaine speaks with the power of the human spirit and the drive to succeed. It suggests that when confronted with an obstacle, there is a self-confidence that can be taken advantage of to press us to do our best. Prefontaine's words recommend that when he was running, he existed with a difficulty and his inner guide informed him to take it on and attempt to beat it. This inner guide was his inspiration to push himself to the limit and handle the difficulty. Prefontaine's quote is a pointer that all of us have the potential to accomplish excellent things if we are willing to listen to our inner voice and press ourselves to do our finest. It is a suggestion that we need to never give up and that we need to always make every effort to be the best version of ourselves.

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Steve Prefontaine between January 25, 1951 and May 30, 1975. He/she was a famous Athlete from USA. The author also have 8 other quotes.

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