"Boxing is a lot of white men watching two black men beat each other up."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Muhammad Ali on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Muhammad Ali on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Muhammad Ali on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Muhammad Ali on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Muhammad Ali on Mahatma Gandhi
"Age is whatever you think it is. You are as old as you think you are."
"Old age is just a record of one's whole life."
"Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you."
"Wars of nations are fought to change maps. But wars of poverty are fought to map change."
"He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life."