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Boxing is famous for many quotes and catch phrases that have been influential over the years inspiring, entertaining and motivating us in life. This article is dedicated to some famous quotes inspired by the sweet science.
“Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee”
“Don’t count the days; make the days count.”
“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.”
“Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.”
“Everyone has a plan ’till they get punched in the mouth.”
“Everybody thinks this is a tough man’s sport. This is not a tough man’s sport. This is a thinking man’s sport. A tough man is gonna get hurt real bad in this sport.”
“Discipline, doing what you hate to do but do it like you love it.”
“My arms are too short to box with God.” – Johnny Cash
“The same hand that can write a beautiful poem, can knock you out with one punch—that’s Poetic Justice.” – “Irish” Wayne Kelly
“He can have heart, he can hit harder and he can be stronger, but there’s no fighter smarter than me.”- Floyd Mayweather Jr.
“Earnie Shavers could punch you in the neck and break your ankle.”- Randall “Tex” Cobb
“My punches are just as hard in Chicago as in New York.”- Sonny Liston
“…if I survived the Marines, I can survive Ali.”- Chuck Wepner
“Sure the fight was fixed. I fixed it with a right hand.”- George Foreman
“Bruce Lee was an artist and, like him, I try to go beyond the fundamentals of my sport. I want the public to see a knockout in the making.”- Sugar Ray Leonard
“Rhythm is everything in boxing. Every move you make starts with your heart, and that’s in rhythm or you’re in trouble.”- Sugar Ray Robinson
“Y’all Must’ve Forgot”- Roy Jones Jr.
This is a small list of some of the great quotes inspired by the sport of boxing . Hope you enjoyed, come back and visit for more on this series.
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