"I grew up in a Christian home with amazing parents."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."Allyson Felix on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."Allyson Felix on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."Allyson Felix on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."Allyson Felix on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."Allyson Felix on Conan O'Brien
"My faith inspires me so much. It is the very reason that I run. I feel that my running is completely a gift from God and it is my responsibility to use it to glorify him."
"I have learned that track doesn't define me. My faith defines me. I'm running because I have been blessed with a gift."
"The most important lesson that I have learned is to trust God in every circumstance. Lots of times we go through different trials and following God's plan seems like it doesn't make any sense at all. God is always in control and he will never leave us."
"My mom is great and I make sure that we pray together before every race. She helps me put everything in perspective and remind me of the real reason I run."
"I spend around two and half hours on the track every day running and another 2 hours in the weight room lifting weights with my strength coach."