George Foreman Quotes About Muhammad Ali, Record, Wives, Children

George Foreman Quotes About Muhammad Ali, Record, Wives, Children

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George Foreman Quotes:

It’s very important that people know that I really enjoy everything that has happened to me. And I tell my kids… you’re not going to be the tallest, fastest, prettiest, the best track runner, but you can be the nicest human being that someone has ever met in their life. And I just want to leave that legacy that being nice is a true treasure.

George Foreman

I know from experience that you should never give up on yourself or others, no matter what.

George Foreman

Sure the fight was fixed. I fixed it with a right hand.

George Foreman

In boxing, I had a lot of fear. Fear was good. But, for the first time, in the bout with Muhammad Ali, I didn’t have any fear. I thought, ‘This is easy. This is what I’ve been waiting for’. No fear at all. No nervousness. And I lost.

George Foreman

I get up in the morning looking for an adventure.

George Foreman

I am so happy to be alive. That’s the one thing I’d like for people to know. Sometimes people walk by and slip up and say the wrong thing about me, and I’ll smile. They wonder why am I smiling. Because I’m happy that I’m alive.

George Foreman

They call it the rope-a-dope. Well, I’m the dope. Ali just laid on the rope and I, like a dope, kept punching until I got tired. But he was probably the most smart fighter I’ve ever gotten into the ring with.

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That’s my gift. I let that negativity roll off me like water off a duck’s back. If it’s not positive, I didn’t hear it. If you can overcome that, fights are easy.

George Foreman

The referee is going to be the most important person in the ring tonight besides the fighters.

George Foreman

It’s great to reminisce about good memories of my past. It was enjoyable when it was today. So learning to enjoy today has two benefits: it gives me happiness right now, and it becomes a good memory later.

George Foreman

I got a strength coach. My wife. She gets big chains, and at night she puts them around the refrigerator. They are so strong, I can’t break them.

George Foreman

The question isn’t at what age I want to retire, it’s at what income.

George Foreman

All the dogs I have are German shepherds from Germany, and I fly them back to Germany to show them.

George Foreman

Muhammad Ali is a true hero, and the fact there’s something wrong with him is his badge of valour. He’s a great man.

George Foreman

A hero is someone right who doesn’t change.

George Foreman

I love the pigeons. I just raise them, period, and feed them. Pigeons go away, and they always come back. You get a touch of freedom, and then they are free to come back to you. I love the idea of pigeons.

George Foreman

I named all my sons George Edward Foreman. And I tell people, ‘If you’re going to get hit as many times as I’ve been hit by Mohammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Ken Norton, Evander Holyfield – you’re not going to remember many names.’

George Foreman

Forgiveness is that subtle thread that binds both love and friendship. Without forgiveness, you may not even have a child one day.

George Foreman
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