Ali Quotes by Bobby Riggs, Arthur Hiller, Mr. T, Sugar Ray Leonard, The Iron Sheik, Kirron Kher and many others.
Ali reversed the decision in a second fight with Joe Frazier. That’s what would happen if I played Billie Jean again.
Do you remember a scene with Ryan and Ali playing in the snow? Well, that was improvised.
I have the Midas touch, in the way that when I hook up with a project, I feel, not speaking cocky or conceited, but there’s a confidence I have. I learned that from Muhammad Ali; I used to bodyguard him. He taught me about confidence. So when it comes to any job I work, I’m gonna do it good; I’m going to bring it over the top.
When I turned pro, Muhammad Ali was laying back, and I was able to fill up an area that was empty.
For the boxing, Muhammad Ali and the Michael Tyson both Iron Sheik class.
I want to do a black comedy with Homi Adajania and also want to work with Vishal Bhardwaj, Imtiaz Ali and Anurag Kashyap.
I’d have to say losing the title to Ali in ’74 was the lowest moment in sports for me. It was the most devastating thing in my boxing career, and it still hurts to this day.
I heard Tony Bellew is looking for a fight with the winner of the Muhammad Ali Trophy. I hope he will see me.
Ali forced us to take a look at ourselves. This brash young man who thrilled us, angered us, confused and challenged us, ultimately became a silent messenger of peace who taught us that life is best when you build bridges between people, not walls.
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.
Many a treasure besides Ali Baba’s is unlocked with a verbal key.
It’s obvious that they’re going to want Ali’s daughter and Frazier’s daughter to fight it out.
Mohammed Ali. He’s much more than a boxer. He’s also a passionate idealist who fought for his people. I respect him – and, of course, he was very handsome in his younger days.
Think about all the great boxers who have fought here, starting with Muhammad Ali. And as well as all that, I believe I will be the first boxer from Liverpool to appear at the Garden.
I researched and wrote ‘Muhammad Ali: His Life And Times’ for two years.
Bin Laden always wanted to get rid of Mubarek and Ben Ali and Gaddafi and so on, claiming that they were all infidels working for America, and in fact, it was millions of ordinary people who peacefully, more or less – certainly in the case of Tunisia and Egypt – got rid of them.
Arturo Gatti-Micky Ward. Joe Frazier-Muhammad Ali. You get these rivalries in boxing – not that often, so when you do get them, why do you want to sanitise it?