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Is This The 50+ Motto?

Old 12-18-18, 06:57 PM
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Is This The 50+ Motto?

A nice find while shopping. Itís becoming more appropriate for me every day.
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Old 12-18-18, 08:57 PM
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Amen Brother!!
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Old 12-19-18, 12:07 AM
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I don't know ... I'm still looking for challenges.
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Old 12-19-18, 01:11 AM
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Originally Posted by Machka View Post
I don't know ... I'm still looking for challenges.
Take a break... You've had enough challenges for the year.
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Old 12-19-18, 01:40 AM
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Originally Posted by CliffordK View Post
Take a break... You've had enough challenges for the year.
True!!!

But I'm sort of thinking of nice things ... like a 100 km ride in the countryside.
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Old 12-19-18, 09:10 AM
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I think that's the Life motto.
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Old 12-19-18, 10:33 AM
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Nice sentiment,

but I immediately think how short the journey would be with no chainstays...
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Old 12-19-18, 11:51 AM
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Actually we already have a 50+ motto. It's "Dulcius ex aspires". (Sweeter after difficulties). I know that because it's printed on the back of my 50+ jersey.
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Originally Posted by Retro Grouch View Post
Actually we already have a 50+ motto. It's "Dulcius ex aspires". (Sweeter after difficulties). I know that because it's printed on the back of my 50+ jersey.
Not as classy but requires no translation: Still perspiring - not yet expired
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Old 12-19-18, 03:53 PM
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The motto works for me. In a "driven" sort of way.
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Old 12-19-18, 06:36 PM
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My motto:



Dudus qui permanet
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Old 12-19-18, 06:41 PM
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Per ardua ad victoriam. (Through difficulties to victory. I wrote that in sharpie on one of my water bottles.)

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Old 12-19-18, 06:44 PM
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From Shakelford: Fortitudine Vincimus (by endurance, we conquer)
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It is also the motto of the younger crowd that has their act together.
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Old 12-20-18, 10:40 AM
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"Find joy in the journey." I like it...that seems to be my general philosophy in life these days.
However, my folks sent me this a couple of years ago...(what are they trying to tell me?)
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Originally Posted by Machka View Post
True!!!

But I'm sort of thinking of nice things ... like a 100 km ride in the countryside.
Then you will find joy in the journey.
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Old 12-20-18, 12:57 PM
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My friends and I were young and foolish. They're deceased now, I'm still foolish.
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Motto or no motto, I always feel better after a ride. That said, for me a ride isn't a great ride unless I've stopped to take a photo.



Warmest December north of the 49 that I can remember.
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Mine

edit: …..but in a 65+, 'safety first', 'no downhill bombing' kinda way - lately.
So, maybe, Self-Induced Speed Thrills.

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Pretty much my mantra....
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Originally Posted by h2oxtc View Post
Motto or no motto, I always feel better after a ride. That said, for me a ride isn't a great ride unless I've stopped to take a photo.



Warmest December north of the 49 that I can remember.

Iím really trying to adopt the same practice......time will tell!
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Originally Posted by OldTryGuy View Post
still vertical
Unless you're 'bent.
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