Quotes for the Day, Friday — April 12, 2013

“I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.” – Frank Sinatra

“Strangely enough, it’s easier for me to fight the orthodox fighters like Harold Johnson. They have more poise and boxing ability than a Rocky Marciano or Yvon Durelle, but their ring knowledge is what helps me beat them. I can feint them, get them trying to anticipate me. Marciano didn’t know enough boxing to know what a feint was; he never tried to outguess you – he just kept trying to knock your brains out. If he missed with one punch, he just threw another. Physically and mentally he was like an animal once the bell sounded.” – Archie Moore.

“I’m not God – but I am something similar.” – Roberto Duran

“But I tell you what, I’m ready. More ready than Spongebob on his first day at work.” – Austin Trout

“Have mercy on the Devil, he’s a friend of mine.” – Dax Riggs

“I love boxing, but I think it should collapse as a sport. As it exists now, it feeds all manner of corruption. I distrust everyone in boxing, and perhaps in life in general, but I need to operate on what I have.” — Anonymous

“If you find yourself going through Hell, keep going.” — Winston Churchill