Quotation by Julie Krone

I've been in one Derby, and this is my third Belmont. But I've never thought of the fact that I haven't won a Triple Crown race. I'm not like that. I always look at the sunshine of things.
Julie Krone (b. 1963), U.S. jockey. As quoted in the New York Times, sect. 8, p. 7 (June 6, 1993).

Said as she prepared for the June 5, 1993, Belmont Stakes, the third of the Triple Crown horse races, the others being the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. Riding long shot Colonial Affair, she became the first woman jockey ever to win a Triple Crown race.
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