"I feel sympathy for the working class lad. I've always championed about ticket prices and try to equate that to people's salaries."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Alex Ferguson on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Alex Ferguson on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Alex Ferguson on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Alex Ferguson on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Alex Ferguson on William Shakespeare
"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."
"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."
"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."