Quotes from “The Greatest”

“I AM The Greatest!!!”– Muhammad Ali

When these words are heard or spoken it is usually in reference to the arguably the most iconic figure in boxing and all of sports Muhammad Ali. This is article is dedicated to some of the most famous and inspirational quotes by “The Greatest” of All Time.

“I am the greatest, I said that even before I knew I was.”

“The man who has no imagination has no wings.”

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.”

“Don’t count the days, make the days count.”

“The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses – behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.”

“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.”

“If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it—then I can achieve it”

“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.”

“Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they’ve been given than to explore the power they have to change it.”

“Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn’t matter which color does the hating. It’s just plain wrong.”

“Live everyday as if it were your last because someday you’re going to be right.”


  1. Nice quick read here man, Muhammed Ali meant so much to so many. My favorite Ali quote isn’t very inspirational but it sure is fun “I’m so fast that last night I turned off the light switch in my hotel room and was in bed before the room was dark.”

  2. Muhammad Ali was not only a master of boxing but also a master of life and inspirational quotes. All of these quotes are big lessons we should all take seriously if we want to live life to the fullest.

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