Boxing General Quotes

Inspirational Boxing General Quotes for Athletes

At home I am a nice guy: but I don't want the world to know. Humble people, I've found, don't get very far.

- Muhammad Ali
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I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.

- Muhammad Ali
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Bruce Lee was an artist and, like him, I try to go beyond the fundamentals of my sport. I want the public to see a knockout in the making.

- Sugar Ray Leonard
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The question isn't at what age I want to retire, it's at what income.

- George Foreman
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The tempt for greatness is the biggest drug in the world.

- Mike Tyson
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I fight for perfection.

- Iron” Mike Tyson
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The loss just made me hungry; it made me want to go out and win another title.

- Thomas “Hitman” Hearns
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The possession of muscular strength and the courage to use it in contests with other men for physical supremacy does not necessarily imply a lack of appreciation for the finer and better things of life.

- Jack Johnson
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To see a man beaten not by a better opponent but by himself is a tragedy.

- Cus D’Amato
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Boxing is the toughest and loneliest sport in the world.

- Frank Bruno
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You only live once, but if you work it right, once is enough.

- Joe Louis
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It is not the size of a man but the size of his heart that matters.

- Evander Holyfield
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Rhythm is everything in boxing. Every move you make starts with your heart, and that's in rhythm or you're in trouble.

- Sugar Ray Robinson
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His mouth made him feel like he was gonna win. Not his hands, I had my hand. He had his lips.

- Joe Frazier
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He can have heart, he can hit harder and he can be stronger, but there's no fighter smarter than me..

- Floyd Mayweather Jr
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Sure the fight was fixed. I fixed it with a right hand.

- George Foreman
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The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses—behind the lines, in the gym and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.

- Muhammad Ali
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I'm not God, but I am something similar.

- Roberto “Hands of Stone” Duran
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Boxing is the toughest and loneliest sport in the world.

- Frank Bruno
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In boxing you create a strategy to beat each new opponent, it's just like chess.

- Lennox Lewis
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