Posted by CANbike on Thu, 14 Mar 2013

Famous Cycling Quotes

The following list, in alphabetical order, ten favorite inspirational cycling quotes from famous people:

1. Albert Einstein

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.

2. Albert Einstein

In reference to the Theory of Relativity,

I thought of that while riding my bike.

3. David Attenborough

If I can bicycle, I bicycle.

4. Desmond Tutu

Give a man a fish and feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and feed him for a lifetime. Teach a man to cycle and he will realize fishing is stupid and boring.

5. Ernest Hemingway

It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.

6. H.G. Wells

Whenever I see an adult on a bicycle, I have hope for the human race.

7. John F. Kennedy

Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike.

8. Mark Twain

Get a bicycle. You will certainly not regret it, if you live.

9. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark, when work becomes monotonous, when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for a spin down the road, without thought on anything but the ride you are taking.

10. William Saroyan

The bicycle is the noblest invention of mankind.