if you can dream and not make dreams your master; if you can think and not make thoughts your aim.
cycling was so important to Dave that he broke away from family and friends and even changed his accent to be like an Italian cyclist. all he did was cycle and lost track of life and being in university.
Dont let your aims and dreams take over your life.
I have never tested positive for performance enhancing drugs.
leni's only focus was rowing and winning head of the river, she was always at training and gave 100%. she was so busy rowing that she tended to forget about friends and family but still kept up with her schol work.
every day Life.
I need to train, no matter what the weather is.
in the poem it talks about how you can dream and create goals but dont let your life revolve around it, otherwise you find yourself focused on them without you knowing.
Effect on me
I want to train to win, but i need to also do my homework
Wining tour De France was everything to Lance. He gave up everything to win that race, he even lied about taking performance enhancing drugs and lived his life revolving around this secret.
Even though you have dreams and goals and you have to work hard for them, doesn't mean they have to take over your life and your time.
sometimes my dreams and goals do get in the way or distract me and i find myself consumed in them. This just reminded me to still live my life as well as still dream and create those goals but just balance then.