Thursday Thought: Olympics Edition


“Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.”

— Dan Gable, an American wrestler who won gold at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games without surrendering a single point

Note: the public domain image above shows U.S. Olympic champion Wilma Rudolph, who overcame childhood polio to become “the fastest woman in history” at the 1960 Rome Olympics.


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