olympic creed

The Olympics begin today! 

“The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.” -The Olympic Creed

From the TED-Ed Lesson How playing sports benefits your body … and your brain - Leah Lagos and Jaspal Ricky Singh

Animation by Kozmonot Animation Studio

Olympic Creed: The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.