Livingston wants to give it to Armstrong, but Armstrong would rather have it from behind by Hamilton.
Virenque is riding. He (Aldag, ed.) stands perfectly still. He stands still as a German tree in the Harz.
Isn’t it great to see so many men in bike shorts?
His shiny ice flashes like the sword of Athens in the setting French evening sun.
When I go to bed at night, I hope they are gone the next morning, but they are still there the next morning.
I knew we had to drive on cobblestones, but I didn’t know they had thrown them down from a helicopter.
He treats the bike like an old mean bitch that deserves it.
If you worried about falling off the bike, you’d never get on.
The bicycle has a soul. If you succeed to love it, it will give you emotions that you will never forget.
It doesn’t get any easier, you just get faster.
Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
As long as I breathe, I attack.
If you brake, you don’t win.
Shut up legs
When it’s hurting you that’s when you can make a difference.
There are too many factors you have to take into account that you have no control over. The most important factor you can keep in your own hands is yourself. I always placed the greatest emphasis on that.
I won! I won! I don’t have to go to school anymore.
Cyclists live with pain. If you can’t handle it you will win nothing.
Sometimes it’s strange being me. I travel the world meeting people, I’m surrounded with friends and my life is full, but all the time I am confronted by a young man I have nothing in common with. He is me, but he is not me now. In fact I have been me now for longer than I was him, but no one wants to know about me.
All I got from van Looy and his cronies was ridicule, not one piece of help or advice. They were very unfair, I was still just a naive young boy really. With Peugeot, and es[Simpson]pecially with Tom [Simpson], it was completely different.
Don’t buy upgrades, ride up grades.
Ride as much or as little, or as long or as short as you feel. But ride.
It’s – sorry my French – some damn nonsense. There are certainly also pig farmers and cattle farmers who go in clean boots and clothes. You will probably find most of them, so that is why it is nonsense.
I was raised in a free and liberal home. I have never felt threatened by other cultures, other colors or other ways of thinking. In 30 years, there will be more and more colors in the minds of the people who walk around our streets. And we want to move around a lot more ourselves. It is also necessary that we open up if we are to remain strong at that time.
Now the gossip must stop. Now I’m tired of getting sucked into your columns. Then you must sue me if you dare.