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Ken Norton Quotes and Sayings

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Ali had a break that was an inch and a half long,
and you keep getting hit as hard and as much as I hit Ali,
the pain would take over and you would pass out.
- Ken Norton

Hitting Ali in the body or on the arms was like hitting a piece of cement.
- Ken Norton

I lost my edge for boxing, I didn't put as much into it as I did before.
I didn't run as far.
I didn't train as hard.
I didn't eat correctly.
I started drinking a little bit every now and then.
- Ken Norton

The man who has no imagination has no wings.
- Muhammad Ali

 

He who is not courageous enough to take risks
will accomplish nothing in life.
- Muhammad Ali

A man who views the world the same at fifty
as he did at twenty
has wasted thirty years of his life.
- Muhammad Ali

So I decided to move that scene in the doctor's office
to two-thirds into the movie,
after the viewers had come to know Ryan and Ali and
share in their happiness.
- Arthur Hiller

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Ali was a guy that had a lot of discipline.
If you hung around him, you'd be able to get some of
that discipline that he had.
And I learned from that.
He was a sweet man.
- Larry Holmes

I did not choose necessarily on the basis of significance.
If you have a vote for the most significant athlete,
then you have Ali, then you have Babe Ruth,
then you have Michael Jordan.
- Dick Schaap

Mike Tyson would have been a good sparring partner
for me and Muhammad Ali because Tyson was a fast fighter
and he could punch and throw good combinations.
- Larry Holmes

When I turned pro, Muhammad Ali was laying back,
and I was able to fill up an area that was empty.
- Sugar Ray Leonard

Do you remember a scene with Ryan and Ali playing in the snow? Well,
that was improvised.
- Arthur Hiller

In fifty years of covering the sport,
of course Muhammad Ali is by far the dominant figure.
- Dick Schaap

Muhammad Ali is a combination of personality and athlete
who is probably better known around the world than any other.
He became a great hero.
- Will McDonough

My other Main Man is Muhamed Ali, for the obvious reasons.
- Randy Castillo

We all ended up jumping up and down,
hugging each other when Ali won;cause Ali is the greatest.
- Jim Capaldi

Muhammad Ali was the kind of guy you either loved or hated,
but you wanted to see him.
I happen to really love him.
He brought boxing to another level and always made you laugh.
- Gerry Cooney

Service to others is the rent you pay
for your room here on earth.
- Muhammad Ali

I was right to back Muhammad Ali, but it caused me
major enmity in many areas of this nation.
- Howard Cosell

I think on balance, Don King has been bad for boxing.
I think he's done some very good things and I think
he did a heck of a job of promoting Ali but I think
I could have promoted Ali.
- Dick Schaap

Ali's belief in himself was something I picked up on,
and it's become my own philosophy.
- Sugar Ray Leonard

Then you get into it, especially if you start talking about football,
fighting and Muhammad Ali.
Then the ladies get very bored and start delivering ultimatums.
- Oliver Reed

Many a treasure besides Ali Baba's is unlocked with a verbal key.
- Henry Van Dyke

Except for Ali, fighters had never been marketable.
- Sugar Ray Leonard

Ali...
we should have gone to see that movie.
Malcolm X was another one.
- Cicely Tyson

It's obvious that they're going to want Ali's daughter
and Frazier's daughter to fight it out.
- Robert Goulet

Friendship...
is not something you learn in school.
But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship,
you really haven't learned anything.
- Muhammad Ali

I'll be floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee.
- Muhammad Ali

Ali and I have become friends over the years.
I was on a plane with him one time when he was the champion.
- Robert Goulet

Ali's daughter is fighting and Joe Frazier's daughter is fighting as well.
- Robert Goulet

Sugar Ray Leonard was as close as anyone came after Ali to being Ali,
but he wasn't Ali.
- Dick Schaap

I believe in the religion of Islam.
I believe in Allah and peace.
- Muhammad Ali

It's not so much what do I want to be doing in 15 years,
it's how I want to be in 15 years.
- Ali MacGraw

It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief.
And once that belief becomes a deep conviction,
things begin to happen.
- Muhammad Ali

I am the astronaut of boxing.
Joe Louis and Dempsey were just jet pilots.
I'm in a world of my own.
- Muhammad Ali

When you can whip any man in the world,
you never know peace.
- Muhammad Ali

You have to stand guard over the development and maintenance of Islamic democracy,
Islamic social justice and the equality of manhood in your own native soil.
- Muhammad Ali Jinnah

French Yemeni relations are strong and good,
they are relations depending on friendship and cooperation;
my relationship with the president Chiraq are old and real.
- Ali A. Saleh

What keeps me going is goals.
- Muhammad Ali

I was only 11 when we filmed the pilot.
The idea of a rapper being a star on a sitcom just wasn't heard of.
- Tatyana Ali

I've always loved animals and I always thought that they were,
if not better, then the absolute equal of any two legged
creature that God ever created.
- Ali MacGraw

I'm the most recognized and loved man that ever lived
cuz there weren't no satellites when Jesus and Moses were around,
so people far away in the villages didn't know about them.
- Muhammad Ali

But if you cover the World Series on the news or do
a feature on an Ali boxing match then all of a sudden
ears go up all over the place and people say what the hell are you doing.
The reason for that is that we're doing something that
people are really interested in.
- Roone Arledge

Every time I went on TV I got a threat.
- Ayaan Hirsi Ali

With faith, discipline and selfless devotion to duty,
there is nothing worthwhile that you cannot achieve.
- Muhammad Ali Jinnah

If we have only one that can govern,
and we chose him...
does that mean we're not democratic?
- Ahmed Ali

Working with Bill Cosby was incredible.
I was lucky to be a part of that.
- Tatyana Ali

I wish people would love everybody else the way they love me.
It would be a better world.
- Muhammad Ali

It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand.
I beat people up.
- Muhammad Ali (world champion boxer)

I want to be a person who makes a quiet difference.
- Ali MacGraw

I figured that if I said it enough, I would convince
the world that I really was the greatest.
- Muhammad Ali

I confront the European elite's self-image as tolerant
'while under their noses women are living like slaves.
- Ayaan Hirsi Ali

My toughest fight was with my first wife.
- Muhammad Ali

I know where I'm going and I know the truth,
and I don't have to be what you want me to be.
I'm free to be what I want.
- Muhammad Ali

We have one life; it soon will be past;
what we do for God is all that will last.
- Muhammad Ali

I know I got it made while the masses of black people are catchin' hell,
but as long as they ain't free, I ain't free.
- Muhammad Ali

To be able to give away riches is mandatory if you wish to possess them.
This is the only way that you will be truly rich.
- Muhammad Ali

No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your
women are side by side with you.
- Muhammad Ali Jinnah

I'm going to go to school.
It doesn't matter what the outcome is as long as I did it.
I can say I did it.
- Tatyana Ali

All people hope Islam helps everything in life.
Islam will make jobs.
Islam will make freedom.
Islam will make everything.
- Ahmed Ali

That was always the difference between Muhammad Ali and the rest of us.
He came, he saw, and if he didn't entirely conquer -
he came as close as anybody we are likely to see in
the lifetime of this doomed generation.
- Hunter S. Thompson

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.
- Muhammad Ali

Abstinence from sins is better than seeking help afterwards.
- Ali ibn Abi Talib

A man's measure is his will.
- Ali ibn Abi Talib

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.
- Muhammad Ali

I had short hair for a while, but I ended up loving it.
- Tatyana Ali

They decided to let immigrants in and I am an immigrant.
They gave us a chance to participate in this country's life and I took it.
- Ayaan Hirsi Ali

It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out;
it's the pebble in your shoe.
- Muhammad Ali

Failure is a word unknown to me.
- Muhammad Ali Jinnah

The issue of human rights is one of the most fundamental
human issues and also one of the most sensitive and controversial.
- Ali Hoseini-Khamenei

I think Ali was a fan of mine, even though he never said it.
A lot of fighters thought I was pretty good.
Nobody every really spoke different on that.
But a lot of fighters thought I was good so.
- Larry Holmes


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