40 Motivational Quotes From Nike Slogans

Slogans for Running Inspiration

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Nike is known for their powerful, motivational quotes in their advertisements. Here are some great Nike running slogans to inspire your in your workouts and to help you power through to the finish line at races. Choose some that suit your personality and post them somewhere prominent or repeat them to yourself during a run for extra motivation.

Stop Procrastinating

"Yesterday you said tomorrow."

"Someone who is busier than you is running right now."

"If you went running when you first started thinking about it, you'd be back by now."

"Just do it."

"Ran sounds better than run."

"Don't tell people your dreams. Show them."

"Training is the opposite of hoping."

"Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're right."

"Quit making excuses, putting it off, complaining about it, dreaming about it, whining about it, crying about it, believing you can't, worrying if you can, waiting until you're older, skinnier, richer, braver, or all around better. Suck it up, hold on tight, say a prayer, make a plan, and just do it."

Reasons to Run

"Who says you can't run away from your problems?"

"Take charge. Write your own story."

"Everything you need is already inside."

"Running is a gift."

"Sweat is the best accessory."

"Don't run away from challenges, run over them."

"Run the day, don't let it run you."

Endurance and Perseverance

"The only one who can tell you 'you can't' is you—and you don't have to listen."

"Strong is the new beautiful."

"Failure's not an option. It's a step."

"Giving up is not an option."

"Fear less. Do more. Get outside and get after it."

"If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you."

"Don't run away from challenges. Run over them."

"Think training is hard? Try losing."

"The harder you push, the more you are pulled."

"Take the high road and go higher."

"Running. Sometimes, legs feel like rocks. But rocks under pressure make diamonds. Running is power."

"Willpower knows no obstacles."

"They can't stop what they can't catch."

"You are entirely up to you. Make your body. Make your life. Make yourself."

Success and Winning

"Victory is paid for in sweat, courage, and preparation."

"My better is better than your better."

"Greatness is earned, never awarded."

"Nothing is over until you stop trying."

"Success isn't given. It's earned on the track, the field, the gym. With blood, sweat, and the occasional tear."

"Ambitious goals make for outstanding achievements."

"Don't tell people your dreams. Show them."

"Somehow we've come to believe that greatness is only for the chosen few, for the superstars. The truth is, greatness is for all of us. This is not about lowering expectations; it's about raising them for every last one of us. Greatness is not in one special place, and it's not about one special person. Greatness is wherever someone is trying to find it."

Being a Runner

"But unless you are a runner, you won't understand."

"Why do I run? Why do I breathe?"

"There is no 'Y' in running. Believe in the run."

"There is no finish line."

"My sport is your sport's punishment."

"There are clubs you can't belong to, neighborhoods you can't live in, schools you can't get into, but the roads are always open."

"Runs end. Running doesn't."

"100% Pure Running
Nothing Added:
No balls, pads, bats, gloves.
No nets, hoops, racquets.
No hash marks, or helmets.
No jerseys, skirts, stirrup socks or mouth guards.
No chewing tobacco.

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