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"Road racing is rock 'n roll; track is Carnegie Hall." - Marty Liquori

"Go off-road...Practice a little daring." - Tony Snow

"I use to think all road racers were nuts. You know racing around a track at that speed." - Mick Doohan

"Step off the road. Build yourself a brand new path." - Maya Angelou

"Road racing imitates life, the way it would be without the corruptive influence of civilization. When you see an enemy lying on the ground, what's your first reaction? To help him to his feet. In road racing, you kick him to death" - Tim Krabbe

"Road racing imitates life, the way it would be without the corruptive influence of civilization. When you see an enemy lying on the ground, what's your first reaction? To help him to his feet. In road racing, you kick him to death" - Tim Krabbe

"Road racing at the moment because it's still so new to me. I like the fact that they are longer and teamwork is important. I guess the same is true for track, it's just that I have used track this year as a training device to improve my sprinting in road racing." - Mark-Paul Gosselaar

"I think racing is a sport that either your in or your out. Its either you are with the pack or you are off the pack." - Robin Farina

"Imagine how different a world might be if more leaders took time to ponder the finality of death before racing off to war." - Dan Brown

"Every once in a while someone along the road lets us know how far behind we are. A man shouts: "Faster!" He probably thinks bicycle racing is about going fast." - Tim Krabbe

"Every once in a while someone along the road lets us know how far behind we are. A man shouts: 'Faster!' He probably thinks bicycle racing is about going fast." - Tim Krabbe

"A person's life is a journey, a road. Sometimes you go off the road and sometimes you stay on all the way through. But you are the only one on that road. It's your road." - Bette Midler

"Street sign: Ho Hum Road & Easy Street In retirement, I look for days off from my days off." - Mason Cooley

"I grew up racing off-road trucks. They were on road courses with jumps. I made a name for myself in that style of racing." - Jimmie Johnson

"The thing I love about off-road racing is the pride in how abusive it is." - Jimmie Johnson

"I'm one of the blind alleys off the main road of procreation." - Evelyn Waugh

"You might be a redneck if directions to your house include turn off the paved road." - Jeff Foxworthy

"Are we taking the drunken drivers off the road only to turn them into drunken pedestrians?" - Lawren Harris

"Sometimes failure is merely chasing you off the wrong road and onto the right one." - Paul Tudor Jones

"Being off the road is one of the greatest things ever. It's hard for me to be around my friends who are on the road." - Kevin Drew

"I love swimming because racing." - Ryan Lochte

"I know some lonely houses off the road A robber'd like the look of,- Wooden barred, And windows hanging low" - Emily Dickinson

"The world is my oyster. The road is my home. And I know that I'm better off Alone." - Ani Difranco

"Before someone gets their driver's license they should have to beat Rainbow Road on Mario Kart without falling off." - Anonymous

"The time to be upset is during the race, when you can actually do something about it. Nothing could be done now. A thousand times I'd told them: the key to racing is to come off the water regretting nothing." - Brad Alan Lewis

"I had to go off the circuit twice to avoid him. I don't know what Rene Arnoux is doing in Formula One racing. He should be on the beach." - Thierry Boutsen

"Women," Mat declared as he rode Pips down the dusty, little-used road, "are like mules." He frowned. "Wait. No. Goats. Women are like goats. Except every flaming one thinks she's a horse instead, and a prize racing mare to boot. Do you understand me, Talmanes?" "Pure poetry, Mat," Talmanes said, tamping the tabac down into his pipe." - Robert Jordan

"Racing cars which have been converted for road use never really work. It's like making a hard core adult film, and then editing it so that it can be shown in British hotels. You'd just end up with a sort of half hour close up of some bloke's sweaty face." - Jeremy Clarkson

"There were no shortcuts, I realized. It took years of racing to build up the mind and body and character until a rider had logged hundreds of races and thousands of miles of road. I wouldn't be able to win a Tour de France until I had enough iron in my legs, and lungs, and brain and Heart." - Lance Armstrong

"He had no money and no home; he lived entirely on the road of the racing circuit, sleeping in empty stalls, carrying with him only a saddle, his rosary, and his books....The books were the closest thing he had to furniture, and he lived in them the way other men live in easy chairs." - Laura Hillenbrand

"Being on the road 33 weeks of the year, this becomes your community. You have to get to along with everybody. Racing becomes your life. You still have your friends at home, but you're with these people so much. You have to get along." - Tanner Berryhill

"A mountian bike race is a constant hard effort for two to three hours. In road racing the efforts often come in surges. You ride easy for awhile then you have to make an extreme, hard effort. They are two different efforts, two different forms of suffering." - John Tomac

"When I used to drive on the road from L. A., one time in Arizona we went off-road to see what weird little towns are around. Loved Bisbee." - Doug Stanhope

"I will say that the high road can get so high that you can get a nose bleed, in which case you have to get off the high road." - Tim Gunn

"If you are going down a road and don't like what's in front of you, and look behind you and don't like what you see, get off the road. Create a new path!" - Maya Angelou

"I'd done a very long project on Bridges To Babylon. I was on the road for ages with that. When I came off the road, I thought, the next thing I want to do on my own." - Mick Jagger

"Why is your heart racing Tris?" - Veronica Roth

"Racing is a calling, a passion." - Janet Guthrie

"Boogity, boogity boogity! Let's go racing boys!" - Darrell Waltrip

"Boogity, boogity boogity! Let's go racing boys!" - Darrell Waltrip

"I suggest taking the high road and have a little sence of humour and let things roll off your back. I think that's very important." - Sally Ride

"Sometimes we set off down a road thinkin' we're goin' one place and we end up another. But that's okay. The important thing is to start." - Ruta Sepetys

"I am driving an unfamiliar vehicle down a narrow road I've never seen before. Do you really want to be pissing me off right now?" - Jennifer Rardin

"Switching to light-coloured roofs and roadways would have the equivalent effect on greenhouse gas emissions to taking one billion cars off the road for eleven years." - Steven Chu

"We want lives of simple, predictable ease-smooth, even trails as far as the eye can see-but God likes to go off-road." - Tony Snow

"To me, the term 'middle-class' connotes a safe, comfortable, middle-of-the road policy. Above all, our language is 'middle-class' in the middle of our road. To drive it to one side or the other or even off the road, is the noblest task of the future." - Christian Morgenstern

"[On Malcolm Muggeridge:] He thinks he was knocked off his horse by God, like St. Paul on the road to Damascus. His critics think he simply fell off it from old age." - Katharine Whitehorn

"The racing driver needs to be fed a diet of other racing drivers." - Carroll Smith

"I love horses. I spent seven years as a racing commissioner on a horse-racing board." - Bo Derek

"Are you all right?" he asked Olivia. His heart was still racing with terror that she"d been hurt. "I heard a woman scream." "Ah, that would have been me," Sebastian said. Harry looked down on his cousin, face frozen in disbelief. "You made that noise?" "It hurt," Sebastian bit off. Harry fought not to laugh. "You scream like a leettle girl." - Julia Quinn

"Are you all right?" he asked Olivia. His heart was still racing with terror that she'd been hurt. "I heard a woman scream." "Ah, that would have been me," Sebastian said. Harry looked down on his cousin, face frozen in disbelief. "You made that noise?" "It hurt," Sebastian bit off. Harry fought not to laugh. "You scream like a leettle girl." - Julia Quinn

"There's a thrill when you steal something in plain view of other people. When you drop a newspaper over a sign and walk away with it, or take something off a wall and the sound of the glue ripping makes people turn around. Your heart is racing, it's a rush." - George Carlin

"At least half of every city is wrong. From latitude 30 degrees to latitude 60, say, you've got to have the long axis of the house facing the sun. If the land is cut up into squares, that makes half of all houses wrong if they face the road. Even houses way in the country, and way off the road, face the bloody road. And from there, you just go wronger all the way." - Bill Mollison

"Dating means two things; disillusionment or a racing heart." - Mae West

"Racing is not what I like to do; it's winning." - Jeff Gordon

"In racing, the fastest person wins. It is very simple." - Paul Newman

"Racing drivers have balls, unfortunantly, none of them are crystal" - David Coulthard

"Racing through the field and hunting make the mind wild." - Laozi

"Racing and hunting excite man's heart to madness." - Laozi

"Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing." - Hunter S Thompson

"Racing is a matter of spirit not strength." - Janet Guthrie

"Racing is the constant search for the weakest link." - Duane Bailey

"Racing is the only time I feel whole." - James Dean

"My father instilled in me a love for racing." - Kurt Busch

"Our job is to get on the road and win one game now. It's a great position to be in. We were lucky to get home ice [advantage] this year. For some reason, we pulled it off at the end and we took advantage early in the series. Now, it's up to us to do our thing on the road." - Martin Brodeur

"I don't see love as some perfect happily ever after thing like it is in books and movies. It's more like a bumpy road filled with potholes...and detours. Sometimes we even veer off into the ditch. But the places that road will take you, the things you'll experience, are worth all of the uncertainty." - Melissa Brown

"I was told many years ago by my grandmother who raised me: If somebody puts you on a road and you don't feel comfortable on it and you look ahead and you don't like the destination and you look behind and you don't want to return to that place, step off the road." - Maya Angelou

"The rules of engagement are so lax that soldiers are shooting and killing Iraqis under mere suspicion, and tragedies are everyday. There are road killings, killings on the road when someone is trying to pass a convoy and they get shot. Or if a roadside bomb goes off, the soldiers just start shooting in all directions." - Yaroslav Trofimov

"If horse racing is the sport of kings, then drag racing must be the sport of queens." - Bert Sugar

"The racing that we've got in our industry right now is the best racing in the worldperiod." - Chad Knaus

"Juan Fangio was the great man of racing, whilst Stirling Moss was the epitome of a racing driver." - Jackie Stewart

"A racing horse is not like a machine. It has to be tuned up like a racing car." - Christopher Poole

"If horse racing is the sport of kings, then drag racing must be the sport of queens." - Bert R. Sugar

"In October 1917, we parted with the old world, rejecting it once and for all. We are moving toward a new world, a world of Communism. We shall never turn off that road." - Mikhail Gorbachev

"Forgiveness lives alone and far off down the road, but bitterness and art are close, gossipy neighbors, sharing the same clothesline, hanging out their things, getting their laundry confused." - Lorrie Moore

"My feelings have changed about ballroom dancing because when I am mad I can dance to blow some steam off. Dancing is fun because you can dance to tunes like 'Hit the Road Jack'." - David

"I thrive on being on the road, waking up in a different place every day and having my life revolve around music. When you walk out in front of 300,000 people and pull it off, it validates you." - Sheryl Crow

"When I try to brush the road dust off of me and untangle all the wires in my head, I'm usually surrounded by music on a boat. But that's not how I wake up every day." - Kenny Chesney

"If you charge off with some political agenda that is not informed by clarity, you are going to end up with business as usual. The road to hell is paved with good intentions but it is not paved with clarity." - Terence Mckenna

"Once you embark on a road of imagination and creating, all bets are off. All preconceptions about what you must do, make, think, assume, and believe are yesterday's news." - Jon Rappoport

"There is a road that turning always Cuts off the country of Again. Archers stand there on every side And as it runstime's deer is slain, And lies where it has lain." - Edwin Muir

"Remember what Bilbo used to say: It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to." - J R R Tolkien

"When we got off the streetcar at Times Square, it was somewhat of a letdown. Newspapers were blowing about the road and pavement, and Broadway looked seedy, like a slovenly woman just out of bed." - Charlie Chaplin

"I have a full life off the road. I was never in it just for the money or the career. That's why I'm comfortable with myself. I know who I am out of the spotlight." - Dion DiMucci

"I feel like Cinderella sitting in the middle of the road with a pumpkin and a couple of mice, while Prince Charming charges off to rescue some other chick." - Cynthia Hand

"Once you embark on a road of imagination and creating, all bets are off. All preconceptions about what you must do, make, think, assume, and believe are yesterday's news." - Jon Rappoport

"When I was 15, all the boys at school had off-road motorbikes. I wasn't allowed to have one, so I just went out and bought one. My parents took the keys." - Katie Price

"I was just talking to Bono the other day, and he was like, "Are you doing shows?" I've just been off the road for a month-and-a-half, and he was like, "You lucky girl."" - Alicia Keys

"It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door, he used to say. You step into the Road, and if you don't keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to." - J R R Tolkien

"Everyone who has been to an Olympics says expect the unexpected. That kind of psychology games does go on, so I'm kind of expecting things to happen but I don't know who from. I think it's kind of silly but I'm prepared for it. I'd probably just laugh it off because it means that they are afraid of racing me, so it's like a huge compliment" - Libby Trickett

"It was very strange, for I knew we were both in mortal danger. Still, in that instant, I felt well. Whole. I could feel my heart racing in my chest, the blood pulsing hot and fast through my veins again. My lungs filled deep with the sweet scent that came off his skin. It was like there had never been any hole in my chest. I was perfect - not healed, but as if there had been no wound in the first place." - Stephenie Meyer

"The characters are great, and this is the first adventure of the brothers Grimm, so there's plenty of potential to make a franchise. We've been quite successful in the past, so anything like that, if it does pay off with hopefully the good movie that I think it will be, it pays off also down the road." - Bob Weinstein

"As soon as you have good mechanical technology, you can make things like backhoes that can dig holes in the road. But of course a backhoe can knock your head off. But you don't want to not develop a backhoe because it can knock your head off, that would be regarded as silly." - Geoffrey Hinton

"There is no road towards peace; peace is the road" - Mahatma Gandhi

"World's most beautiful road is the road to peace!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Before I travelled my road I was my road." - Antonio Porchia

"The Road to Santiago is the road of ordinary people." - Paulo Coelho

"The road before us is shorter than the road behind." - Lucy Stone

"The road to success is wherever people need another road." - Robert Breault

"There is no road, the road is made by walking." - Antonio Machado

"The road to success is wherever people need another road." - Robert Brault

"Along this road, we won't stop moving forward Not even if we become separated from one another. For us, most of all, there was never a time, never a place where you could just stand still But even so, if there were times when we were afraid, when we'd look back on it all and wonder We'd just say that is was our destiny, wouldn't we? So we started off, all walking down the same road" - Tite Kubo

"He used often to say there was only one Road; that it was like a great river: its springs were at every doorstep, and every path was its tributary. 'It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door,' he used to say. 'You step into the Road, and if you don't keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to." - J R R Tolkien

"I reach readers rather unintentionally, I think, and those readers likely connect with the slant, the off-kilter, the part of the road you can barely see from the well-traveled road. So, when I'm writing, I'm not thinking about audience at all. Instead, I'm trying to see behind those shrubs, down that hidden path. We're the weirdos of the world and there are so many weirdos." - Dawn Lundy Martin

"By being a racing driver means you are racing with other people. And if you no longer go for a gap that exists, you are no longer a racing driver because we are competing -competing to win." - Ayrton Senna

"I started racing go karts when I was six. I just loved everything about racing. I was raised in a racing family. And I always wanted to race for a living at the highest level I could." - Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.

"Justice is a jagged road." - Rene Balcer

"No yesterdays on the road." - William Least Heat-Moon

"Follow the yellow brick road." - Yip Harburg

"Always take the high road." - John C Maxwell

"When stuck, hit the road." - John Fante

"Obedience is the road to freedom, humility the road to pleasure, unity the road to personality." - C S Lewis

"A big business man was telling Henry Ford about a coach driver of super-expertness with his whip. The driver was telling how he could flick a fly off his horse's ear with his whip-and, a fly alighting just then, he promptly did so. Next he spied a grasshopper beside the road, and he flicked it off with equal dexterity. A little further along the road the passenger noticed an insect on a bush, and nudged the driver to get him. Not on your life, replied the master of the whip. That there insect is a hornet sitting on his nest with an organization behind him. I leave him alone." - B C Forbes

"Practice for us went pretty well. It started out slow, but guys did a real nice job on the M&M's Camry today to get us to where we needed to be. Everybody back at the shop is building some great stuff and TRD (Toyota Racing Development) making some improvements for the Chase here this weekend and whatnot. Having a good time there in practice means a lot, but there's obviously a lot of things that need to happen in the race this weekend for us and getting off to a good start and being able to carry that into the next 10 weeks." - Kyle Busch

"Practice for us went pretty well. It started out slow, but guys did a real nice job on the M&M's Camry today to get us to where we needed to be. Everybody back at the shop is building some great stuff and TRD (Toyota Racing Development) making some improvements for the Chase here this weekend and whatnot. Having a good time there in practice means a lot, but there's obviously a lot of things that need to happen in the race this weekend for us and getting off to a good start and being able to carry that into the next 10 weeks." - Kyle Busch

"I'll give you a simple formula for straightening out the problems of the United States. First, you tax the churches. You take the tax off of capital gains and the tax off of savings. You decriminalize all and tax them same way as you do alcohol. You decriminalize . You make gambling legal. That will put the budget back on the road to recovery, and you'll have plenty of tax revenue coming in for all of your social programs, and to run the army." - Frank Zappa

"Worry is like racing the engine of an automobile without letting in the clutch." - Corrie Ten Boom

"Cruelty is the luxury of those who have nothing to do, like drugs or racing stables." - Marguerite Yourcenar

"We do not invest in advertising... So racing is the best advertising for Ferrari." - Luca Cordero di Montezemolo

"Sailboat racing becomes a game of chance only when you are not prepared" - Buddy Melges

"There is no average reason for a person getting involved in racing." - Bruce McLaren

"But I plan on dedicating specific training to track this winter for the next racing season." - Mark-Paul Gosselaar

"I'm forever gonna miss the start to the finish, the rush of racing downhill." - Picabo Street

"Racing should never be an ordeal, rather an enjoyable and life-enhancing experience." - Bruce Fordyce

"Racing is dangerous, but I've been in a lot worse situations as a pipe fitter." - Neil Bonnett

"Racing shirts should be sold on big, thick rolls like paper towels." - Brad Alan Lewis

"The day you stop racing, is the day you win the race." - Bob Marley

"Racing is been my profession since I was 19 years old." - Danica Patrick

"Finding a sponsor is the toughest part of racing, tougher than driving." - Shawna Robinson

"Alcohol is for drinking, gas is for cleaning parts, and nitro is for racing!" - Don Garlits

"I've had an interest in racing all my life, or longer really." - Kevin Keegan

"The way that I approach my entire racing career is to do it right." - Willy T. Ribbs

"Can you giggle while racing for your life and protecting a six-year-old? I can." - James Patterson

"I love street races; theres something about racing in the middle of a city." - Romain Grosjean

"Racing is licking your opponent's plate clean before starting on your own" - Tim Krabbe

"Auto racing began 5 minutes after the second car was built." - Henry Ford

"Gilles was the fastest driver in the history of motor racing" - Jody Scheckter

"While a man is racing he must hate himself and his competitors." - Percy Cerutty

"If at first you don't succeed, then drag racing isn't for you." - Christopher Titus

"With racing, you never rest on your laurels, and there are no counterfeits." - Julie Krone

"Le Mans' is the only racing movie that is totally realistic." - Jenson Button

"the law, like art, is always vainly racing to catch up with experience." - Rebecca West

"How smartly September comes in, like a racing gig, all style, no confusion." - Eleanor Clark

"When I first started racing, my father said, "Win the race as slow as you can." - Richard Petty

"Racing is the fun part; it's the reward of all the hard work." - Kara Goucher

"Ukyo Katayama is undoubtedly the best Formula One driver that Grand Prix racing has ever produced" - Murray Walker

"Money is how we keep the score in motor racing nowadays." - Colin Chapman

"My No. 1 goal in racing was never to be the most popular driver." - Brad Keselowski

"Its always a little different, racing on your hometown track. It makes it more special." - Buddy Rice

"All types of racing costs a lot of money no matter what you're doing." - Joe Nemechek



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