Inspiring Marathon Spectator Signs

Support marathoners with inspiring quotes

Christine Luff

Marathon runners could definitely use some inspiration during their 26.2 mile journey. Here are some inspirational quotes for spectators' signs:

  • "On this day, you're my hero."
  • "Pain is temporary, pride is forever."
  • "You've done harder things than this."
  • "Mind over muscle."
  • "Sweat is liquid awesome."
  • "If you're starting to get tired, stop being tired and start being awesome."
  • "Dig deeper!"
  • "You made it to the START, you will make it to the FINISH."
  • "Never back down.
  • "Pain is just weakness leaving your body."
  • "Success tastes salty not sweet."
  • "Remember the reasons you are running."
  • 26.2 miles...because 26.3 is crazy."
  • "Think bragging rights"
  • "My mom (or dad) is my hero"
  • "There will be a day when you can't do this. Today is NOT that day!"
  • "Your high school gym teacher would be so proud"
  • "It's not 26.2 miles…it's 10 water stops."
  • "Last is just the slowest winner."
  • "My mommy is faster than your mommy."
  • "Find your strong!"
  • "If it was easy, everyone would do it."
  • "Thanks for running for those who can't"
  • "Congratulations on accomplishing your dream!"
  • "You got this!"
  • "If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you."
  • "It's not easy, but it's worth it."
  • "Run with your heart!"
  • "The person who starts the race is not the same person who finishes the race."
  • "This 26.2 is for all the girls picked last in gym class."

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