"Football management is such a pressurised thing - horseracing is a release. I'm also learning to play the piano - I'm quite determined - it's another release from the pressure of my job."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Alex Ferguson on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Alex Ferguson on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Alex Ferguson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Alex Ferguson on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Alex Ferguson on Earl Nightingale
"If I have my health I can carry on. There will be a point when I do quit but I have absolutely no idea when that is."
"In England, it's a rare thing to see a player smoking but, all in all, I prefer that to an alcoholic. The relationship with alcohol is a real problem in English football and, in the short term, it's much more harmful to a sportsman. It weakens the body, which becomes more susceptible to injury."
"I feel sympathy for the working class lad. I've always championed about ticket prices and try to equate that to people's salaries."