Bernard Hinault, French Athlete ( November 14, 1954 - )

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I believe there are two periods in life, one for the bike, the other for becoming active on one's work.~Bernard Hinault

Life Work Bike

As long as I breathe, I attack.~Bernard Hinault

Long Breathe Attack

I have contacts with the Tour de France which keep me close to cycling.~Bernard Hinault

Me Cycling France

I slept like a baby the night before, because I knew that I'd win the next day.~Bernard Hinault

Day Night Baby

Cycling is open to the whole world.~Bernard Hinault

World Open Cycling

When I see pot-bellied cyclists wearing the 'maillot jaune,' it appals me.~Bernard Hinault

Me See Wearing

He has a head, two arms, two legs, just as I.~Bernard Hinault

Head Two Legs

Illegal drug use runs contrary to the image of health depicted by cycling. Distributors of these drugs must be prosecuted more harshly as they are ciminals.~Bernard Hinault

Health Cycling Image

Everyday there's something that reminds me why I love this sport.~Bernard Hinault

Love Me Everyday

I am working as public relations director for the Tour de France and maintaining my farm.~Bernard Hinault

I Am Working Director

I have the impression that cycling is no longer a game but rather an employment... a job.~Bernard Hinault

Job Game Cycling

I may, however, begin riding again when I am 60.~Bernard Hinault

May I Am Begin

I race to win, not to please people.~Bernard Hinault

People Win Race