Line(s) of the Day #Prefontaine


Let me tell you something, all of my life people have said to me, “You’re too small, Pre. You’re not fast enough, Pre. Give up your foolish dreams, Steve!” But you know what, they forgot something: I have to win. There’s no fallback here, no great stride, no long legs –nothing!

Steve Prefontaine (Jared Leto) in the sporting biopic film Prefontaine (1997)


7 thoughts on “Line(s) of the Day #Prefontaine

  1. I will get the film from the library after my vacation. 🙂 Thanks for the extra persuasion!
    I remember him from My So-called Life, too. He was absolutely riveting as an Academy award winner in “Dallas Buyer’s Club” film. He transformed his character into reality without pretense or artificial qualities, Alex.

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