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|If the Bible has taught us nothing else, and
it hasn't, it's that girls should stick to girls' sports, such
as hot oil wrestling, foxy boxing, and such and such.
A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me
Tell him he can have my title, but I want it back in the morning.
When a drunk challenged him.
I consider myself blessed. I consider you blessed. We've all
been blessed with God-given talents. Mine just happens to be
beating people up.
Sugar Ray Leonard
Yeah, I'm scared. I'm scared I might kill Schmeling.
My main objective is to be professional but to kill him.
On fighting Lennox Lewis.
When we started, it was based on lies. It's changing now. There
are no secrets in the business. You've got to come with the
truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth. It's becoming
On boxing's rating system.
George Foreman: Bob, I can't chase these guys anymore.
Bob Arum: George, I can't put it in the contracts that
they can't run.
I was called "Rembrandt" Hope in my boxing days, because
I spent so much time on the canvas.
I don't know what impressive is, but Joe was impressive tonight.
Wife of Joe Bugner.
One thing I like about boxing is that I will not have to deal
with the same kind of politics that I had to in skating. In
boxing, it is not about your appearance, or how your costume
looks, what color it is, or how much it costs.
When archaeologists discover the missing arms of Venus de Milo,
they will find she was wearing boxing gloves.
Boxing, for me, it's the beginning of all sports. I'm willing
to bet that the first sport was a man against another man in
a fight, so I think that's something innate in all of us.
Sorry dude, but we're in a boxing match and you went against
your word and tried to make me look weak and stupid in front
of 17 million people. That's just not gonna happen.
Boxing is about being hit rather more than it is about hitting,
just as it is about feeling pain, if not devastating psychological
paralysis, more than it is about winning.
Joyce Carol Oates
All of the sports have a safety net, but boxing is the only
sport that has none. So when the fighter is through, he is through.
While he was fighting his management was very excited for him,
but now that he is done, that management team is moving on.
Attack is only one half of the art of boxing.
Boxing gave me the opportunities to grow into the person that
I am today.
I quit after a bad car accident. The thing about boxing is that
you can be a star for five or six years, but when you go back
to the old life, it's tough.
It's kind of ironic that the two sports with the greatest characters,
boxing and horse racing, have both been on the decline. In both
cases it's for the lack of a suitable hero.
It's less about the physical training, in the end, than it is
about the mental preparation: boxing is a chess game. You have
to be skilled enough and have trained hard enough to know how
many different ways you can counterattack in any situation,
at any moment.
My own ambition in the ring had always been skillful boxing,
speed and defense - on the order of Mike Gibbons.
The real problem today is the ineffective and inconsistent oversight
of professional boxing, which has led to continuing scandals,
controversies, unethical practices, and unnecessary injuries
and deaths in the sport.
Charles W. Pickering
New York's like a boxing match. In Hollywood, it's like a Fellini
movie or something.
I respect boxing because it has given me so much and that's
why I will never allow anyone to mistreat the sport of boxing
if I can help it.
The boxing world is full of all kinds of corruption.
Today, many fans are saddened and upset by the lack of integrity
they see in professional boxing that has significantly weakened
the sport - the most deplorable problem of which is the treatment
of the sport's athletes.
Charles W. Pickering
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