Great is the victory but the friendship of all is greater.

Emil Zatopek Friendship Quote

The athlete of today is not an athlete alone. He’s the center of a team – doctors scientists coaches agents and so on.

Emil Zatopek Loneliness Quote

It’s at the borders of pain and suffering that the men are separated from the boys.

Emil Zatopek Men Quote

If one can stick to the training throughout the many long years then will power is no longer a problem. It’s raining? That doesn’t matter. I am tired? That’s besides the point. It’s simply that I just have to.

Emil Zatopek Power Quote

A runner must run with dreams in his heart not money in his pocket.

An athlete cannot run with money in his pockets. He must run with hope in his heart and dreams in his head.

Emil Zatopek Dreams Quotes

If you want to run run a mile. If you want to experience a different life run a marathon.

We are different in essence from other men. If you want to win something run 100 meters. If you want to experience something run a marathon.

Emil Zatopek Experience Quotes