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Bicycle Quotes – The 52 Best Sayings About Cycling

Looking for inspirational bike quotes? Dann bist du hier genau richtig. Früher bin ich Fahrrad gefahren, weil ich auf dem Dorf kaum Alternativen hatte. Heute fahre ich Fahrrad, weil es einfach Spaß macht und ich auch in der Stadt so schnell von A nach B komme, wie mit keinem anderen Verkehrsmittel. Zudem ist es auch noch das umweltfreundlichste Gefährt und hält mich gesund.

I love it, Ride a bike – ich wünschte nur, alle würden so denken. Falls du dir oder anderen Menschen mit ein paar Zitaten den gewissen Motivationsschub zum Radfahren verleihen willst, dann nutze einfach die folgenden Sprüche über das Radfahren, die jeden dazu bewegen dürften, wieder öfter auf den Drahtesel zu steigen. Viel Spaß!

My please: Keep in mind that many of the quotes about bicycles have been translated into English from other languages. I cannot guarantee that it is the original quote in each case. Therefore, double check them before you share them. If you like and share any of the quotes in the internet, please link this elaborately created collection. Thank you for your support!

The best bike quotes at a glance

Die Fahrt mit dem Rad ist gesund, leise, platzsparend und vor allem emissionsfrei. Das Fahrrad ist DAS Verkehrsmittel, um dem menschengemachten climate change den Kampf anzusagen. Deshalb verdient es, gefördert und wertgeschätzt zu werden. Mit den folgenden Fahrrad Zitaten, dürfte das kein Problem sein!

Cycling quotes 1 - 10

  1. "Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride." (John F. Kennedy)
  2. "Get a bicycle. You will not regret it, if you live." (Mark Twain)
  3. "I thought of that while riding my bicycle." (Albert Einstein)
  4. "Cycling is the best way to get to know a country, because you sweat up its hills and then race down them again." (Ernest Hemingway)
  5. "Putting all these pieces together, I finally thought to myself that a bike ride around the world begins really does begin with a single pedal stroke." (Scott Stoll)
  6. "It is not yet clear how cycling could become so fashionable, because it is sensible and it is neither cool, sexy nor erotic." (Joseph von Westphalen)
  7. "Cycling is about movement and freedom, on a bike you feel unbound, almost autonomous." (Ralf Hütter)
  8. "The straw with which I cling to the joy of life is instantaneously the bicycle." (Arthur Schnitzler)
  9. "Bicycles may change, but cycling is timeless." (Zapata Espinoza)
  10. "Look at how a two-wheeler is set in motion and ride. If you are able to set your will in motion and ride like this, you will sit in the saddle like a master after some fluctuations." (Christian Morgenstern)

Cycling quotes 11 - 20

  1. "No other invention combines the useful with the pleasant as closely as the bicycle." (Adam Opel)
  2. "Give a man a fish and he can feed himself for a day. Teach a man to fish and he can feed himself for a lifetime. Teach a man to ride a bike and he realizes that fishing is a boring pastime." (Desmond Tutu)
  3. "Life is like riding a bike. You don't fall as long as you keep pedaling." (Claude Pepper)
  4. "Cycling is like a little vacation for me." (Wigald Boning)
  5. "The bicycle is the most civilized means of transport we know. Other forms of transportation are born more nightmarish every day. Only the bicycle keeps its pure heart." (Iris Murdoch)
  6. "Melancholy is incompatible with bicycling." (James E. Starrs)
  7. "I called the bike my only friend. If it had been possible, I would probably have slept with him." (Henry Miller)
  8. "Bicycles are almost as good as guitars for meeting women." (Bob Weir)
  9. "You either love whizzing along and watching the landscape whizz past you, or you don't. And if you love it, there's not much that can spoil the idea of being out on your bike." (Keith Mills)
  10. "Bikes always need a kick." (Almut Adler)

Cycling quotes 21 - 30

  1. "Whoever invented the bicycle deserves the thanks of humanity." (Charles Beresford)
  2. "Cycling gives me great pleasure: it's wonderful to sit down somewhere, a little tired and heated, and look out over the bushes, meadows and hills, and in the evening it's even wonderful to ride in the streets of the suburbs." (Hugo von Hofmannsthal)
  3. "Fresh air? Freedom! Bicycle!" (Isabel Trimborn)
  4. "Cycling is not a game, cycling is a sport. Hard, relentless and unrelenting and you have to give up a lot. You play soccer or tennis or field hockey. But you don't play cycling." (Jean de Gribaldy)
  5. "The more you sweat in training, the less you bleed in combat." (Hugo Camps)
  6. "I think cycling has done more for the emancipation of women than anything else. It gives women a sense of freedom and self-determination." (Susan B. Anthony)
  7. "Cycling comes closest to the flight of birds." (Louis J. Hall)
  8. "I've solved more problems in the saddle than in a conference room." (Andy Rihs)
  9. "You can always brake too late." (Claudio Chiappucci)
  10. "The pedestrians drag along with an indefinable slowness and gloom. One step on the crank and they are overtaken, they are already far away, already small. There is poetry in the haste." (Theodor Herzl)

Tip: Abseits dieser Fahrrad Zitate drängt sich vielen Menschen in unseren heutigen Zeiten vor allem eine Frage auf: Sind E-Bikes eigentlich nachhaltig und umweltverträglich? Im verlinkten Artikel erfährst du jetzt mehr darüber!

Cycling quotes 31 - 40

  1. "The weather has to be nasty for me to leave the bike in the garage." (Gustav Kilian)
  2. "When you're down, when the days seem darker and darker, when work seems monotonous, when it seems almost pointless to even hope, just get on your bike and race down the road with no thought of anything but your wild ride." (Arthur Conan Doyle)
  3. "Ride as much or as little, as far or not as far as you want. The main thing is that you ride." (Eddy Merckx)
  4. "Marriage is a wonderful invention: then again, so is a bicycle repair kit." (Billy Connolly)
  5. "I'm a cycloholic." (Claudio Chiappucci)
  6. "The quality of life increases where the legs are used a little more and the elbows a little less." (Erhard Eppler)
  7. "This applies in space travel, at work, in politics, on the stock exchange and when cycling: You always go down faster than you go up." (Wolfgang J. Reus)
  8. "I don't cycle to add days to my life. I cycle to add life to my days." (Unknown)
  9. "Good advice/wheel is expensive." (Eddy Merckx)
  10. "When your legs are begging you to stop and your lungs are about to explode, that's when it really starts. That's the ocean of pain. Winners really get absorbed in it." (Chris McCormack)

Cycling quotes 41 - 52

  1. "No mercy for the calf." (Louis J. Hall)
  2. "The bike thing - now that people couldn't use their cars, they had to use their bikes, didn't they?" (Larry Harvey)
  3. "I love cycling because it clears my head for new ideas." (Christina Bacher)
  4. "Bicycle - environmentally friendly vehicle with health-promoting mechanics." (Manfred Hinrich)
  5. "I love a bicycle, and I haven't been without at least one since I was three years old." (James May)
  6. "An increase in the number of cyclists brings with it an increased need for measures to ensure the safety of cyclists." (Ayanna Pressley)
  7. "It's the uncertainty that awaits me around the next bend that drives my wheels forward." (Heinz Stucke)
  8. "Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race." (H. G. Wells)
  9. "A bike made to measure is not snobbery, it's only sensible if you don't want to damage your back." (Friedrich Küppersbusch)
  10. "Money alone doesn't make you happy. You have to buy a bike with it." (Unknown)
  11. "Life is like a bicycle. You have to move forward so as not to lose your balance." (Albert Einstein)
  12. "Show me a problem in this world and I'll give you the bike as part of the solution." (Mike Sinyard)

Frequently asked questions about cycling

Why should you cycle more often?

To the Vorteilen des Radfahrens zählt zum Beispiel, dass du wesentlich mehr erlebst als im Auto, dass du umweltfreundlich, leise, platzsparend, günstig, flexibler und nicht zuletzt sehr gesund unterwegs bist.

Is regular cycling healthy?

Regelmäßig mit dem Fahrrad zu fahren ist ein wichtiger Teil eines healthy lifestyle. Die Zeit auf dem Fahrrad fördert unter anderem deine Circulation, kurbelt deinen Metabolism an, verbrennt Kalorien und stärkt dein Cardiovascular system. Zudem hilft dir der Drahtesel dabei, Reduce stress und einen möglichen, erhöhten Blutdruck zu senken.

Do you experience more on a bike than in a car?

Wer viel erleben und sich wieder mehr für die kleinen Dinge im Leben begeistern will, sollte das Fahrrad dem Auto vorziehen. Man erlebt seine Umwelt einfach intensiver, weil man langsamer unterwegs ist und die Umgebung nicht einfach an einem vorbei rauscht.

Use bike quotes and sayings about cycling

Sayings about cycling

Wir Menschen sind eine Last für diesen Planeten. Mit unserem derzeitigen Verhalten haben wir eine Vielzahl der biggest environmental problems of our time heraufbeschworen. Wir stoßen Treibhausgase aus – noch und nöcher. Wir verstopfen die Straßen mit übergroßen Autos. Und wir schwingen uns selbst für die 200 Meter bis zum Bäcker auf den Fahrersitz.

Das Rad ist die Lösung all dieser Probleme. Wir müssen uns nur an den Lenker setzen und in die Pedale treten. Falls du noch auf der Suche nach dem richtigen Fahrrad für dich bist, möchte ich dir hier abschließend noch meine persönlichen Empfehlungen ans Herz legen:

I hope these bicycle quotes help you. Can you think of any others? Or do you want to get rid of something else? Then just write me a comment.

Stay sustainable,

Christoph from CareElite - Plastic-free living

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Christoph Schulz

Christoph Schulz

I'm Christoph, an environmental scientist and author - and here at CareElite I'm campaigning against plastic waste in the environment, climate change and all the other major environmental problems of our time. Together with other environmentally conscious bloggers, I want to give you tips & tricks for a naturally healthy, sustainable life as well as your personal development.

2 thoughts on “Fahrrad Zitate – Die 52 besten Sprüche über das Radfahren”

  1. Hans-Malta Niederstadt

    Hello Christoph,
    another good quote #51 from the writer
    George Orwell (bleak vision of the future 1984):

    Whenever I see an adult on a
    bicycle, I am concerned about the future of the
    Mankind no longer fears...

    Greetings from southern Lower Saxony

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