72 Epic Cycling Quotes To Motivate You To Pedal

If you’re a cycling fanatic, then you are fuelled by the speed and freedom riding a bike offers you.

Cycling is a widely accessible sport loved by millions.

As a professional sport, it is one of the most enduring and difficult sports in the world today.

Whether you are a hobby cyclist, cycling fanatic, or athlete, you’ll love our favorite cyclin quotes.

Cycling = Freedom

Cycling for leisure to commuting to work has a multitude of health benefits. Improving fitness and reducing stress, cycling is a great way to travel and stay active in the city and in nature.

Cycling is an inspiring sport

For many, riding in nature with friends and stopping for coffee and snacks is a dream Saturday morning.

If you’re looking for inspirational and funny cycling quotes, look no further. These quotes are great for sharing with fellow cycling fanatics.

72 Epic Cycling Quotes To Motivate You To Pedal

Inspirational Cycling Quotes


“Ride as much or as little, or as long or as short as you feel. But ride.” – Eddy Merckx


“I’m fascinated by the sprinters. They suffer so much during the race just to get to the finish, they hang on for dear life in the climbs, but then in the final kilometers, they are transformed and do amazing things. It’s not their force per se that impresses me, but rather the renaissance they experience. Seeing them suffer throughout the race only to be reborn in the final is something for fascination.” – Miguel Indurain


I have always struggled to achieve excellence. One thing that cycling has taught me is that if you can achieve something without a struggle it’s not going to be satisfying. – Greg LeMond

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“Get a bicycle. You will not regret it, if you live.” – Mark Twain


“Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.” – H. G. Wells


“I thought of that while riding my bicycle.” – Albert Einstein


“If I can bicycle, I bicycle.” – David Attenborough


“When man invented the bicycle he reached the peak of his attainments.” – Elizabeth West

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“Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride.” – John F. Kennedy


“Cyclists live with pain. If you can’t handle it you will win nothing” – Eddy Merckx


“Believe in yourself and your cycling goals is the ignition switch that gets you off the sofa and onto your bike.” – Felicity Luckey


“A bicycle is the finest mode of transport known to man.” – Adam Hart-Davis


“A bicycle ride around the world begins with a single pedal stroke.” – Scott Stoll


“There is beauty in silence and there is silence in beauty and you can find both in a bicycle!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

The bike will transform anyone who is willing to let it happen.
– Ina-Yoko Teutenberg

Funny Cycling Quotes

Ever bike- Now that’s something that makes life worth living!
– Jack London

My biggest fear is not crashing on a bike… It’s sitting in a chair at 90 and saying, ‘I wish I had done more.’
– Graeme Obree

Like dogs, bicycles are social catalysts that attract a superior category of people.
– Chip Brown

What do you call a cyclist who doesn’t wear a helmet? An organ donor.
– David Perry

Embrace your sweat. It is your essence and your emancipation.
– Kristin Armstrong

People love cycling but hate cyclists.
– Peter Zanzottera

When in doubt. Pedal it out. – Anonymous

Never sacrifice style for speed.
Bill Caveny

Before thinking about buying a lighter bike, make yourself lighter.
James Foley

  1. Cycling Quotes About Suffering

When it’s hurting you, that’s when you can make a difference
– Eddy Merckx

If it’s not raining, it’s not training.
Richard Wing

The older I get, the faster I was.
Paul Webb

Pain is temporary, quitting lasts forever.
Fahmi Ibrahim

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