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Alexis Arguello Quotes and Sayings

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It's a lot about the individual and it's really up to you,
how much you dedicate to the fight and how hard you
are working and that's where the outcome will come.
- Alexis Arguello

What helped me was I had people around me to remind
me to help my country even when it did me wrong,
have respect for my people, my family,
my nation and mankind.
- Alexis Arguello

I'd say the most memorable thing for me was my dedication
and motivation in how I got so involved in boxing.
- Alexis Arguello

When I was in top shape I'd go to the ring and show my conditioning.
- Alexis Arguello

 

Actually punching is a mistake; a heavy hitter will cut you with one shot.
- Alexis Arguello

I have no regrets because I did everything by the book.
- Alexis Arguello

Boxing gave me the opportunities to grow into the person that I am today.
- Alexis Arguello

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I'm doing it, I took responsibility in my country and
I've done it with my bare hands.
- Alexis Arguello

See, I respect boxing because it has given me so much
and that's why I will never allow anyone to mistreat
the sport of boxing if I can help it.
- Alexis Arguello

Not many people do at the age of 21 or younger even,
know how to act nor could be concerned with anything other than fighting,
women and money.
- Alexis Arguello

If you can believe this, I didn't fight for my first
world title fight till I had 58 fights,
so I really appreciated what I was fighting for and for whom as well.
- Alexis Arguello

I think I went on a nice winning streak of about 20
fights until I fought Jorge Reyes and he stopped me
in 6 rounds after I punched myself out.
- Alexis Arguello

I could do what a lot of people are doing and that's
sign the best Nicaraguan fighters and then sell them to Don King,
but there's no way I'll do that.
- Alexis Arguello

Yes, across the board, these gentlemen understand they
have the power to make a difference and even educate
people to injustices that are occurring in their worlds.
- Alexis Arguello

Fighters with 13 fights are winning world titles,
and of course they don't know how to behave.
- Alexis Arguello

I do think the heart can balance out the mind,
if your heart is in a good place it can give you the
strength to do the right thing and behave the right
way and overcome the mind.
- Alexis Arguello

Of course after the fight you want to make sure that
you're okay and so is the other guy,
it's a brotherhood in there, so you want to make sure
everyone is okay after the war is over.
- Alexis Arguello

Aside from a handful of guys boxing is missing the good trainers,
that's why our sport is so in the air now because we
don't have people who have the capability to not only
train fighters but also train and create decent respectable citizens of the world.
- Alexis Arguello

Later in July I'm going to be promoting and putting
on a boxing show of amateur fighters from July 21st
through the 28th where one hundred kids will be fighting
and competing with each other to see who's going to be the best.
- Alexis Arguello

When you won that title you should know now that you
are representing a whole country or nation with your
actions and you are now in a glass house or under a
microscope and you better be ready to make your people proud.
- Alexis Arguello

It was a natural process, because when we go to the
ring we are human beings,
but once you feel the punches and the competition that's
when the beast comes out and takes hold of us.
- Alexis Arguello

I made a gym, it's the best gym in Nicaragua,
I have kids that this year July 6th through the 11th
will be fighting and then will go on to the Central
American Games and I'm sure at least one will win a gold medal.
- Alexis Arguello

When you put the interest of a kid on money instead
of heart then you're destroying the beauty of our lives and our thought process,
which should be about how much responsibilities you
carry as an athlete and a citizen.
- Alexis Arguello

I'd take precision any day over power;
as far as being tactical you know you have to see what's
going on in there and also understand that for every
punch that you or your opponent throws there's always
a counter shot or two which you have to be ready to fire or defend.
- Alexis Arguello

When money comes into play then that's all it's about wanting money,
who's making the most who can get the most,
me, me me...
and in the end it screws up the person and the sport.
- Alexis Arguello

I believe more in precision, when you have the capability,
like when you see a mosquito fly and you're able to hit it,
you're able to hit it with a couple of short sharp shots...
it's a beautiful thing.
- Alexis Arguello

I had to get up run in the morning for 2 hours,
go to the gym and also get good opponents as sparring
partners because I'm a big believer in that how you
train is how you will fight at least when it came to me that's how it worked.
- Alexis Arguello

Choose! If it's worth doing, do it today.
If it's not worth doing today, save yourself a lot
of worry and regret by choosing to permanently
erase it from your to-do list.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When I look back on all these worries,
I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed
that he had had a lot of trouble in his life,
most of which had never happened.
- Winston Churchill

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex...
It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage
to move in the opposite direction.
- Albert Einstein

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen

Do you remember the things you were worrying about a year ago?
Didn't you waste a lot of fruitless energy
on account of most of them?
Didn't most of them turn out all right after all?
- Dale Carnegie

When was the last time you took
a different route to work ... just because?
Consider shaking up your life a little (or a lot) ...
for no reason, except to do it.
Let your life be an adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Instead of comparing our lot with that
of those who are more fortunate than we are,
we should compare it with the lot
of the great majority of our fellow men.
It then appears that we are among the privileged.
- Helen Keller

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
- John Lennon

Love interrupts, if you like,
the consequences of your actions,
which in my case is very good news indeed,
because I've done a lot of stupid stuff.
- Bono

Just remember, after they foreclose on your mortgage,
you get a lot more sunshine in your life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time goes by a lot slower when you miss the one you love.
- Anonymous

The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned.
When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

You can observe a lot by just watching.
- Yogi Berra

My definition of success is to live your life in a way
that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain -
and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel
a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
- Tony Robbins

I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom.
I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks.
- Florence Henderson

A lot of people get impatient with the pace of change.
- James Levine

In order to be happy with a man,
you must understand him a lot and love him a little.
To be happy with a woman, you must love her a lot
and not try to understand her at all.
- Helen Rowland

So my father was a person who never lied to me.
If I had a question, he answered it.
I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
- Nick Cannon

You can make a lot of money in this game.
Just ask my ex-wives.
Both of them are so rich that neither of their husbands work.
- Lee Trevino

If people are good only because they
fear punishment, and hope for reward,
then we are a sorry lot indeed.
- Albert Einstein

Computers make it easier to do a lot of things,
but most of the things they make it easier to do don't need to be done.
- Andy Rooney

It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
- Erma Bombeck

It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country
16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket.
A lot has happened since then.
- Antonio Banderas

I know a lot of people think I'm dumb.
Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
- Leon Spinks

If a lot of people gripped a knife and fork the way they do a golf club,
they'd starve to death.
- Sam Snead

A psychiatrist asks a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
- Joey Adams

Procrastination is like a credit card:
it's a lot of fun until you get the bill.
- Christopher Parker

My experiences have taught me a lot and I'm happy with my learnings,
if not with what I went through to learn.
- Ally Sheedy

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

Beauty has a lot to do with character.
- Kevyn Aucoin

A lot of baby boomers are baby bongers.
- Kevin Nealon

It's easy to make a buck.
It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
- Tom Brokaw

Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands.
That's probably why they get along so well.
- Jonathan Carroll

It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy,
we go out and wreck something with it.
- David R. Brower

Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper.
About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer
is garbage that no one ever reads.
- Andy Rooney

I plant a lot of trees.
I am a great believer in planting things for future generations.
I loathe the now culture where you just live for today.
- Penelope Keith

We all have dreams.
But in order to make dreams come into reality,
it takes an awful lot of determination,
dedication, self-discipline, and effort.
- Jesse Owens

I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around,
and I definitely want to have children as well.
- Heidi Klum

The big difference between sex for money and sex for
free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.
- Brendan Behan

There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated,
totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
- Aimee Mann

Well tended garden is better than a neglected wood lot.
- Dixie Lee Ray

Politics has become so expensive that it takes a lot
of money even to be defeated.
- Will Rogers

A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.
- Al Bernstein


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