"It's hard to be humble, when you're as great as I am."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Muhammad Ali on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Muhammad Ali on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Muhammad Ali on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Muhammad Ali on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Muhammad Ali on Winston Churchill
"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."