Pierre de Coubertin

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Pierre de Coubertin

Pierre de Coubertin

The most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.More Pierre de Coubertin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A country can truly call itself sporting when the majority of its people feel a personal need for sport.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
All sports for all people.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
All sports must be treated on the basis of equality.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
For each individual, sport is a possible source for inner improvement.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
For me sport was a religion... with religious sentiment.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Holding an Olympic Games means evoking history.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
If he is knocked out of the competition, he encourages his brothers with his words and presence.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
In no way can sport be considered a luxury object.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
In the Olympic Oath, I ask for only one thing: sporting loyalty.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
May joy and good fellowship reign, and in this manner, may the Olympic Torch pursue its way through ages, increasing friendly understanding among nations, for the good of a humanity always more enthusiastic, more courageous and more pure.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy found in effort, the educational value of a good example and respect for universal fundamental ethical principles.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Olympism... exalting and combining in a balanced whole the qualities of body, mind and will.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Sport is part of every man and woman's heritage and its absence can never be compensated for.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Sport is the habitual and voluntary cultivation of intensive physical effort.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Sport must be accessible to working class youth.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
Sport must be the heritage of all men and of all social classes.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The day when a sportsman stops thinking above all else of the happiness in his own effort and the intoxication of the power and physical balance he derives from it, the day when he lets considerations of vanity or interest take over, on this day his ideal will die.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The Olympic Games are for the world and all nations must be admitted to them.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The Olympic Games are the quadrennial celebration of the springtime of humanity.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The Olympic Games were created for the exhaltation of the individual athlete.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The Olympic Spirit is neither the property of one race nor of one age.More Pierre de Coubertin [08/01/2009 12:08:00]
The Olympic Spirit is neither the property of one race nor of one age.More Pierre de Coubertin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle.More Pierre de Coubertin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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