“You don’t stand in front of the mirror before a run and wonder what the road will think of your outfit. You don’t have to listen to its jokes and pretend they’re funny in order to run on it. It would not be easier to run if you dressed sexier. The road doesn’t notice if you’re not wearing lipstick; it does not care how old you are. You do not feel uncomfortable because you make more money than the road. And you can call on the road, whenever you feel like it, whether its been a day, or even a couple of hours since your last date. The only thing the road cares about is that you pay it a visit once in a while. Nike: no games, just sports.”
This quote is actually from the movie “What Women Want” … it’s a Nike ad that Mel Gibson’s and Helen Hunt’s characters create. The movie is actually pretty terrible (in my opinion at least), but I love the ad they “created” … I just love how it perfectly describes running. I embedded the scene below.