Fondly and popularly known as Flo-Jo, Florence Griffith Joyner was a track and field athlete. In the year 1988 she set a record for the 100 as well as 200 m races that still remain unbeatable. Florence is considered to be the fastest woman of all time. At the mere age of 38, this talented woman was found dead in her home in Mission Viejo, California. Her death was an unexpected one and post mortem reports suggested that the cause of her death was due to severe suffocation during an epileptic seizure.
"I know what I have to do, and Im going to do whatever it takes. If I do it, I’ll come out a winner, and it doesnt matter what anyone else does."
Florence had a daughter, Mary Joyner who is a singer, performer, dancer, producer and songwriter. Florence’s quotes were extremely inspiring and motivating. Florence’s quotes also have a profound impact on budding and upcoming athletes. Florence was a hard working, sincere and dedicated woman who did whatever it took to achieve success and was proudly able to set a record on history.