shall not flag or fail. We shall go on the end-to-end. We shall cycle
in the cities, we shall cycle alongside the seas and rivers, we shall
cycle with growing confidence and growing strength in the saddle, we
shall defend our few feet of space, whatever the cost may be, we shall
cycle on the A-roads, we shall cycle on the B-roads, we shall cycle
in the lanes and in the streets, we shall cycle up the hills; we shall
never surrender our handlebars.
brilliant, but the slippery slopes
can have my mountain bike when
cycle, therefore I am.
man lives without jostling and being jostled; in all ways
night I dreamt I was riding a unicycle again.
lanes are lovely, quiet and steep.
give me grace to accept with serenity the motorist who
is a bicycle is a bicycle is a bicycle.
all of us live too much in a roundabout.
turn if you want to. The lady's not for turning.
the new code of laws which I suppose it will
only thing we have to fear is fear itself, and White Van Man.
you have eliminated the impossible,
are not amused. Then again, we are so seldom amused.
will make you shorter by the headset.
have a dream that one day on the gray pavement
is the sound of one hand signaling?
journey of 1000 miles must begin with a single crank-turn.
then thy route, presume not signs to scan;
we that live to cycle must cycle to live.
guy, great talker, but I wouldn't want to be his stoker.
mass of commuters lead lives of quiet desperation.
of all enterprises that require a change into Lycra.
is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single
only regret that I had but one bicycle.
Bastards. I hunt them.
look back. Something might be gaining on you.
are all in the gutter, but some of us are avoiding the cars.
that a spanner in your packet, or are you just happy to see me?
a pump is just a pump.
is icumen in,
better to have cycled and fallen
stop or not to stop, that is the question;
I have cycled further it is by sitting upon the saddle of a fast tourer.
is other people. In cars.
is Jean Paul. On or off a bike.
wheels good, four wheels bad.
upon a midnight dreary,
are different from bikes. They have more wheels.
seldom make passes
many flat tyres must one man patch,
your bicycle to a star.
is not so short but that there is always time enough for one more ride.
so to bike.
Cycling Today, April 2000