"My point is that this way of living that we once took for granted isn't nessesarily a "natural" process at all. It's not like water flowing to the sea, not like aging. It takes effort, determination, conviction. But mostly it takes will. It takes a concious decision to follow one difficult uphill path, and then the will to stay with it and not waver, to not give up"
" 'Thats just running,' Denton told him. 'It's not the same as training. Training takes discipline and consistancy and its not nearly as much fun. Also, it won't be easy' "
"To give anything less than your best is to sacrafice the gift"