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Emil Zátopek

Data de nascimento: 19. Setembro 1922
Data de falecimento: 22. Novembro 2000

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Emil Zátopek foi um atleta checo. Em 2012, foi imortalizado no Hall da Fama do atletismo, criado no mesmo ano como parte das celebrações pelo centenário da IAAF.

Citações Emil Zátopek

„Essentially, we distinguish ourselves from the rest. If you want to win something, run the 100 meters. If you want to experience something, run a marathon.“

— Emil Zátopek
Attributed in "Making a run at the Olympic dream", an unsigned article from The StarPhoenix, 9 May 2007, at canada.com (CanWest MediaWorks Publications Inc.)[http://www.canada.com/saskatoonstarphoenix/news/sports/story.html?id=b111ee9e-182a-4cff-831a-f784cc7bb37e]

„I was not talented enough to run and smile at the same time.“

— Emil Zátopek
Attributed by Mike Rowbottom, "Olympic legend Zatopek dies aged 78", The Independent, 23 November 2000 (Independent Print Limited)[http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/olympic-legend-zatopek-dies-aged-78-624343.html]

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„Are you running out of breath? Go faster! (Life credo)“

— Emil Zátopek
From original in Czech: Nemůžeš? Přidej! or ... když nemůžeš, tak přidej!

„It is not gymnastics or ice skating, you know.“

— Emil Zátopek
Attributed by Tom Knight, "Zatopek: 'human locomotive' who made Olympic history", Telegraph, 23 November 2000 (Telegraph Media Group)[http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/othersports/athletics/2993266/Athletics-Zatopek-human-locomotive-who-made-Olympic-history.html] (regarding his lack of finesse)

„It's at the borders of pain and suffering that the men are separated from the boys.“

— Emil Zátopek
Attributed in "Citius, Altius, Fortius" ("Swifter, Higher, Stronger"), an unsigned article from Khaleej Times, 8 August 2008 (Galadari Printing and Publishing Co.)[http://www.khaleejtimes.com/DisplayArticleNew.asp?xfile=data/weekend/2008/August/weekend_August25.xml&section=weekend&col=]