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Post Your Riding Mantra

Old 10-13-08, 12:43 AM
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Post Your Riding Mantra

...Ride it like you stole it; ride it 'till it breaks.
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**** the free world *****es WOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!
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Old 10-13-08, 01:15 AM
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hahahaha
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Old 10-13-08, 01:19 AM
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Ease up, star.
Watch it.
Take it easy.

-these are all in my mind as I ride (I am almost always in traffic)
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Old 10-13-08, 01:48 AM
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i will not fall off in front of the pretty girls i will not fall off in front of the pretty girls i will not fall off in front of the pretty girls

repeat until you fall off
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Old 10-13-08, 02:35 AM
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Gold, gold...
Always believe in your so-oul
You've got the power to know
You're indestructible
Always believe in...cuz you are GOLD
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"And I get to ride my bike there? Awesome!!"
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This driver is probably going to do something stupid.
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Old 10-13-08, 03:14 AM
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Old 10-13-08, 07:41 AM
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Life's a dance you learn as you go
Sometimes you lead, sometimes you follow
Don't worry about what you don't know
Life's a dance you learn as you go.

hahahaha
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"Bike the planet!"

Ususally if I'm pushing up a hill or something i like to think about some upbeat/inspirational music like "Remember the name" by Fort Minor or "The way you like it" by Adema.
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Old 10-13-08, 08:28 AM
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Originally Posted by marqueemoon View Post
This driver is probably going to do something stupid.
ha, i was going to say, 'i hope some idiot doesn't hit me today.'
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Old 10-13-08, 08:45 AM
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Just push the pedals. Data doesn't matter.
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I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.


Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."
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Why? why? why? why? why?*










*borrowed from Bill Strickland
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Were no strangers to love
You know the rules and so do i
A full commitments what Im thinking of
You wouldnt get this from any other guy

I just wanna tell you how Im feeling
Gotta make you understand

Never gonna give you up
Never gonna let you down
Never gonna run around and desert you
Never gonna make you cry
Never gonna say goodbye
Never gonna tell a lie and hurt you

Weve know each other for so long
Your hearts been aching
But youre too shy to say it
Inside we both know whats been going on
We know the game and were gonna play it

And if you ask me how Im feeling
Dont tell me youre too blind to see

Give you up. give you up
Give you up, give you up
Never gonna give
Never gonna give, give you up
Never gonna give
Never gonna give, give you up

I just wanna tell you how Im feeling
Gotta make you understand
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Old 10-13-08, 01:43 PM
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Hey this is fun. Weeeeeeee!
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"I wonder what it's like to see a bright blinking light and think, geee I should turn right as it approaches."
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Old 10-13-08, 01:53 PM
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666 just rickrolled me
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Old 10-13-08, 02:03 PM
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Originally Posted by triplesixer View Post
Were no strangers to love
You know the rules and so do i
A full commitments what Im thinking of
You wouldnt get this from any other guy

I just wanna tell you how Im feeling
Gotta make you understand

Never gonna give you up
Never gonna let you down
Never gonna run around and desert you
Never gonna make you cry
Never gonna say goodbye
Never gonna tell a lie and hurt you

Weve know each other for so long
Your hearts been aching
But youre too shy to say it
Inside we both know whats been going on
We know the game and were gonna play it

And if you ask me how Im feeling
Dont tell me youre too blind to see

Give you up. give you up
Give you up, give you up
Never gonna give
Never gonna give, give you up
Never gonna give
Never gonna give, give you up

I just wanna tell you how Im feeling
Gotta make you understand
holy **** you totally beat me to it.
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rickrolled b*tches.
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same on the bike and motorsikle....


"Ride like you are invisible and everyone is out to kill you."
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Oh man, oh god, oh man, oh god, oh man oh god, oh man, oh god, oh man, oh god
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9KyBdPeKHg

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"never let riding be stressful. don't get mad. enjoy it."
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"Ride for yourself and not others"
sometimes I get a high off seeing others look at me riding fast and need to calm it down and make me focus
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Old 10-13-08, 03:10 PM
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"Why pass when you can draft?" would also be a mantra of mine, insofar as I have any real mantras.
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