Run For Water

Half Marathon, 5K & 10K

Responding to the water crisis in Ethiopia, Africa



Sign to cheer on runners in the “Run For Water” marathon race,
held in Abbotsford, B.C., 29 May 2016
Run For Water Sign

Clean Water. It’s a Movement. Run with it.

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Water that does not move is always shallow. - Sami Proverb

Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast. - William Shakespeare

Of all the 36 alternatives, running away is best. - Chinese Proverb

Don't overestimate the decency of the human race. - H L Mencken

Don't bargain for fish which are still in the water. - India Proverb

Put more in than you take out, and it will never run dry. - Joe Segal

I believe that truth is the glue that holds government together. - Gerald R. Ford

You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink. - English Proverb

Love and work are to people, what water and sunshine are to plants. - Jonathan Haidt

For every action, there is an equal and opposite government program. - Bob Wells

I wish the government would put a tax on pianos for the incompetent. - Edith Sitwell

Running is an unnatural act, except from enemies and to the bathroom. - Unknown

I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts. - Will Rogers

Gardening requires lots of water, most of it in the form of perspiration. - Lou Erickson

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another. - Walter Elliott

Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon. - E.M. Forster

My vigour, vitality, and cheek repel me. I am the kind of woman I would run from. - Nancy Astor

Warm Water Theorem: When the body is fully immersed in water, the telephone rings - Daffynitions joe-ks.com

Life is a marathon, not a sprint. It's about taking a bigger-picture approach. - Ivanka Trump

Either the government will be given to us or we shall seize it by marching on Rome. - Benito Mussolini

Officialese: A government language where you can understand the words, but not the sentences - Daffynitions joe-ks.com

You haven't had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it's running. - Unknown

What is harder than rock, or softer than water? Yet soft water hollows out hard rock. Persevere. - Ovid

When you have an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run. - Abraham Lincoln

Going without food or water will kill the body, but the lack of relationship will kill the minds and spirit. - David Jeremiah

If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand. - Milton Friedman

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold. - Helen Keller

To an entrepreneur, closing a financing often feels like the end of a marathon. It's actually the starting gun. - Andy Dunn

I don't run restaurants that are out of control. We are about establishing phenomenal footholdings with talent. - Gordon Ramsay

Frankly, I'd like to see the government get out of war altogether and leave the whole field to private industry. - Joseph Heller

Dieting is not a sprint, it's a marathon. If you celebrate the small victories, you will eventually win the war. - Ian K Smith

At the end of a marathon, it's going to hurt whether you're speeding up or slowing down. You may as well push. - Summer Sanders

If this humor be the safety of our race, then it is due largely to the infusion into the American people of the Irish brain. - William Howard Taft

Menopause is thicker than water. When we talk and laugh about it, we learn and relax. It's a life transition, not a disease. - Unknown

The workers' and peasants' government proposes to all warring peoples... negotiations leading to a just, democratic peace. - Lenin

From a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other. - Arthur Conan Doyle

Iron rusts from disuse; stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind. - Leonardo da Vinci

If you make any money, the government shoves you in the creek once a year with it in your pockets, and all that don't get wet you can keep. - Will Rogers

A leader is not an administrator who loves to run others, but someone who carries water for his people, so that they can get on with their jobs. - Robert Townsend

One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine... Soap and water and common sense are the best disinfectants. - William Osler


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27-Sep-2020