Al Oerter, American Athlete ( September 19, 1936 - October 1, 2007 )

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I never set out to beat the world. I just set out to do my absolute best.~Al Oerter

Best World Never

I don't think the discus will ever attract any interest until they let us start throwing them at each other.~Al Oerter

Start Think Let Us

To exercise at or near capacity is the best way I know of reaching a true introspective state. If you do it right, it can open all kinds of inner doors.~Al Oerter

Best Exercise You

I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.~Al Oerter

History My Own Own