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20 words to sum it up -competition

Discussion in 'Touring and Adventure Cycling' started by prjw, 14 Jun 2008.

  1. prjw

    prjw New Member

    i am off on a bike trip in a day or two. the only advice i realise i now need is of the pseudo philosophical nature. Inviting everyone to submit a 'saying' , original or not, makes no difference. I will send a tenner to the winner on return, promise.
    ps I am the judge

    Context; 54 years old : st Malo to Narbonne : camping (credit card available if necessary )
    Go on you might win a whole tenner

    Cheers !
    prjw
     
  2. Yorkshireman

    Yorkshireman New Member

    Every 'up-hill' is followed by a 'down-hill' (of some sort) :smile:.
     
  3. goo_stewart

    goo_stewart New Member

    Same shirt, different day
     
  4. Bigtallfatbloke

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    Never surrender
     
  5. just jim

    just jim Guest

    nuthin' in front, nuthin' behind.
     
  6. jags

    jags Über Member

    if i lived here i'de be home now
     
  7. Percy

    Percy Well-Known Member

    (written on the back of your shirt/bike/pannier)

    "If you follow me for long enough you'll end up at my house."
     
  8. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

    See below (and no, not a chat-up line! ;)).
     
  9. Cathryn

    Cathryn California Correspondant

    Just f*****ng do it!

    A work phrase that got me up some pretty big hills in Switzerland last month. Much recommended.
     
  10. asterix

    asterix Comrade Member

    Location:
    Limoges or York
    Every day will seem better than the last, except when it's raining..
     
  11. punkypossum

    punkypossum Donut Devil

    Someone posted this on my thread looking for motivation (I think it was OverTheHill):

    Pedal one turn, repeat as necessary - then you get there!

    Definitely made me chuckle! :ohmy:
     
  12. Dougster

    Dougster New Member

    A bike is for life, not just for Christmas.
     
  13. rich p

    rich p ridiculous old lush

    Location:
    Brighton

    How many asterisks in effing!
     
  14. Bigtallfatbloke

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    [Sing] Two wheels on my wagon...and I'm still rolling along...them cherokees (4x4's) are after me...etc...but I'm singing a happee song[/sing]
     
  15. Percy

    Percy Well-Known Member

    I think it used to be a slogan in some old Mountain Bike mag (MBUK circa 1990?) Anyway, I always liked:

    "Ride and find where all the freedom has gone."