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Quotation by Diana Nyad
... marathon swimming is the most difficult physical, intellectual and emotional battleground I have encountered, and each time I win, each time I touch the other shore, I feel worthy of any other challenge life has to offer.
Diana Nyad (b. 1949), U.S. long–distance swimmer. Other Shores, ch. 8 (1978).
The champion marathon swimmer had swum extremely difficult and even dangerous courses, some taking dozens of hours to complete.
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