5) ‘To make America the greatest is my goal, so I beat the Russian and I beat the Pole. And for the USA won the medal of gold. The Greeks said you’re better than the Cassius of old.’ – Ali said this after he won the Olympic light-heavyweight gold medal at the 1960 Games in Rome.
6) ‘It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.’
7) ‘Live every day like it’s your last because someday you’re going to be right.’
8) ‘A man who views the world the same at 50 as he did at 20 has wasted thirty years of his life.’