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43 Top Lance Armstrong Quotes

Famous As: American Former Professional Road Racing Cyclist
Born On: September 18, 1971
Born In: Plano, Texas, United States
Founder / Co Founder: Lance Armstrong Foundation
Age: 51 Years
Lance Armstrong is an eminent American former professional road racing cyclist. From 1999 to 2005, he won seven consecutive ‘Tour de France’ and became an illustrious sports icon. However, he was disqualified of his titles after his reputation was besmirched by a doping scandal. He was diagnosed with metastatic testicular cancer in 1996. He founded the ‘Lance Armstrong Foundation,’ which is now called ‘Livestrong Foundation’ after his recovery. We have excerpted some popular and noteworthy quotes and sayings by Lance Armstrong from his works, interviews, public utterances, tweets, documentaries, movies, thoughts, statements and life. Take a look at the most sought-after and famous quotes and thoughts by Lance Armstrong on gym, exercise, fitness, people, childhood, obesity, tide, problem, allegations, extraordinary, character, sports, leadership, perseverance and more.
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Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.

Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.

Lance Armstrong
A boo is a lot louder than a cheer.

A boo is a lot louder than a cheer.

Lance Armstrong
Anyone who imagines they can work alone winds up surrounded by nothing but rivals, without companions. The fact is, no one ascends alone.

Anyone who imagines they can work alone winds up surrounded by nothing but rivals, without companions. The fact is, no one ascends alone.

Lance Armstrong
Knowledge is power, community is strength and positive attitude is everything

Knowledge is power, community is strength and positive attitude is everything

Lance Armstrong
What ever your 100% looks like, give it.

What ever your 100% looks like, give it.

Lance Armstrong
If you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on.

If you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on.

Lance Armstrong
If there was a god, I'd still have both nuts.

If there was a god, I'd still have both nuts.

Lance Armstrong
My mother told me...if you're going to get anywhere, you're going to have to do it yourself, because no one is going to do it for you.

My mother told me...if you're going to get anywhere, you're going to have to do it yourself, because no one is going to do it for you.

Lance Armstrong
What is stronger, fear or hope?

What is stronger, fear or hope?

Lance Armstrong
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.

Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.

Lance Armstrong
During our lives...we experience so many setbacks, and fight such a hand-to-hand battle with failure, head down in the rain, just trying to stay upright and to have a little hope.

During our lives...we experience so many setbacks, and fight such a hand-to-hand battle with failure, head down in the rain, just trying to stay upright and to have a little hope.

Lance Armstrong
Giving up was never an option

Giving up was never an option

Lance Armstrong
Hard work, sacrifice and focus will never show up in tests.

Hard work, sacrifice and focus will never show up in tests.

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‎"Make an obstacle an opportunity, make a negative a positive.

Lance Armstrong
Hope that is the only antidote to fear.

Hope that is the only antidote to fear.

Lance Armstrong
I figure the faster I pedal, the faster I can retire.

I figure the faster I pedal, the faster I can retire.

Lance Armstrong
Son,you never quit

Son,you never quit

Lance Armstrong
Motivation can't take you very far if you don't have the legs.

Motivation can't take you very far if you don't have the legs.

Lance Armstrong
For most of my life I had operated under a simple schematic of winning and losing, but cancer was teaching me a tolerance for ambiguities.

For most of my life I had operated under a simple schematic of winning and losing, but cancer was teaching me a tolerance for ambiguities.

Lance Armstrong
The riskiest thing you can do is get greedy.

The riskiest thing you can do is get greedy.

Lance Armstrong
Your past forms you, whether you like it or not.

Your past forms you, whether you like it or not.

Lance Armstrong
But you can’t quit, either. Even if you have to walk to the finish line… ~ Linda Armstrong

But you can’t quit, either. Even if you have to walk to the finish line… ~ Linda Armstrong

Lance Armstrong
My house is burned, but I can see the sky.

My house is burned, but I can see the sky.

Lance Armstrong
What will you do with your wild & precious self?

What will you do with your wild & precious self?

Lance Armstrong
I challenged that assumption by returning to a full, productive life. I had behaved, Nichols said,

I challenged that assumption by returning to a full, productive life. I had behaved, Nichols said, "as if death was an option".

Lance Armstrong
You ever hear about how when you stab somebody, it’s really personal? ~ Chris Carmichael

You ever hear about how when you stab somebody, it’s really personal? ~ Chris Carmichael

Lance Armstrong
There comes a time in every race when a competitor meets the real opponent, and understands that it's himself.

There comes a time in every race when a competitor meets the real opponent, and understands that it's himself.

Lance Armstrong
In a pack sprint to the finish line, a solo rider without allies or associates is a tired & losing one.

In a pack sprint to the finish line, a solo rider without allies or associates is a tired & losing one.

Lance Armstrong
Athletes don’t have much use for poking around in their childhoods, because, introspection doesn’t get you anywhere in a race.

Athletes don’t have much use for poking around in their childhoods, because, introspection doesn’t get you anywhere in a race.

Lance Armstrong
You don’t just fly up a hill. You struggle slowly and painfully up a hill, and maybe, if you work very hard, you get to the top ahead of everybody else.

You don’t just fly up a hill. You struggle slowly and painfully up a hill, and maybe, if you work very hard, you get to the top ahead of everybody else.

Lance Armstrong
What losing does is, it restores the perspective.

What losing does is, it restores the perspective.

Lance Armstrong
How do you fight an invisible opponent like suspicion?

How do you fight an invisible opponent like suspicion?

Lance Armstrong
Made plenty of mistakes along the way - all of which I am truly sorry.

Made plenty of mistakes along the way - all of which I am truly sorry.

Lance Armstrong
There comes a time in every race when a competitor meets the real opponent, and understands that it’s himself.

There comes a time in every race when a competitor meets the real opponent, and understands that it’s himself.

Lance Armstrong
Who’s going to work hard for someone who doesn’t win? ~ Jim Ochowicz

Who’s going to work hard for someone who doesn’t win? ~ Jim Ochowicz

Lance Armstrong
If people are saying you shouldn’t attack, they aren’t thinking what’s best for you.

If people are saying you shouldn’t attack, they aren’t thinking what’s best for you.

Lance Armstrong
I’ve learned how to take out my own stitches: all you need is a pair of fingernail clippers & a strong stomach.

I’ve learned how to take out my own stitches: all you need is a pair of fingernail clippers & a strong stomach.

Lance Armstrong
I had a decision to make. To me, it wasn't a hard one: if I could ride, I was going. Crashes were unavoidable in cycling, and so was bad luck, and if you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on.

I had a decision to make. To me, it wasn't a hard one: if I could ride, I was going. Crashes were unavoidable in cycling, and so was bad luck, and if you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on.

Lance Armstrong
If there is a defining characteristic of a man as opposed to a boy, maybe it’s patience.

If there is a defining characteristic of a man as opposed to a boy, maybe it’s patience.

Lance Armstrong
Your past forms you, whether you like it or not. Each encounter and experience has its own effect, and you're shaped the way the wind shapes a mesquite tree on a plain.

Your past forms you, whether you like it or not. Each encounter and experience has its own effect, and you're shaped the way the wind shapes a mesquite tree on a plain.

Lance Armstrong
THERE ARE ANGELS on this earth and they come in subtle forms,

THERE ARE ANGELS on this earth and they come in subtle forms,

Lance Armstrong
Make every negative into a positive,” as my mother says. Nothing goes to waste, you put it all to use, the old wounds and long-ago slights become the stuff of competitive energy.

Make every negative into a positive,” as my mother says. Nothing goes to waste, you put it all to use, the old wounds and long-ago slights become the stuff of competitive energy.

Lance Armstrong
Make every obstacle an opportunity.” And that’s what we did.

Make every obstacle an opportunity.” And that’s what we did.

Lance Armstrong