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“Your record is going to stand the test of time.”
“Why am I so pretty? And I’m only twenty-two years-old. There is no way I’m supposed to be this great. Look, Alexander the Great conquered the whole world at the age of thirty. And I conquered the world of boxing at twenty-two, without sustaining so much as a scratch.”
“This movement that we are in is called The Struggle. Because we are fighting for our lives!”
“You brothers, you could move mountains without lifting a finger.”
“I figured since I was taking all the punches, only fair that you share some of the anxiety.”
“Instead of running from the pain like a sane person would do, you step into it.”
“- Dante Slate, Jr.: Come on, Evander! So the man went batshit and bit your ear off, it's not like he enjoyed it!
- Mike Tyson: It tasted like ass!”
“Use the combos, keep the feet light. This is it.”
“This walking mountain of muscle is called Sagat. He is a champion Muay Thai fighter and is considered a national hero in Thailand. Contestant number two is Balrog who's penchant for violent behavior got him permanently banned from boxing. From Spain we have Vega: He's savage, ruthless and a card-carrying psychopath.”
“- Adrian: Why did you train with Hector?
- Diana Guzman: Because I want to.
- Adrian: Aren't you afraid of getting hurt?
- Diana Guzman: What, and you're not?
- Adrian: No, it's just, it's a dangerous sport.
- Diana Guzman: I didn't make the cheerleading team.”
“- Adrian: You shouldn't hit people like that.
- Diana: I couldn't resist.”
“When I get to the table, that person, I don't care who they are, they're my mortal enemy. I hate them.”
“Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. His hands can't hit what his eyes can't see.”
“- Gabriel Caine: He's bigger than you are. He's tougher. He's faster. He's younger thant you are. He hasn't fought 22 rounds today, but remember this... you are black!
- Honey Roy Palmer: What the hell is that supposed to mean?”
“Boxing is an unnatural act. Everything in boxing is backwards: sometimes the best way to deliver a punch is to step back. But step back too far and you ain't fighting at all.”
“Boxing is about respect. Getting it for yourself, and taking it away from the other guy.”
“- Joey Popchik: I'm fighting in the Garden tomorrow night.
- Gloves Malloy: I heard it in the papers.”
“You love my black ass! You know why? Because I'm exciting. You ain't making no movie on Bob Arun, are you? It's entertainment, baby! That's all! Heroes and villains, angels and devils, shit if you didn't have Don King you would have to invent them. And for all of you out there saying this and that, remember this: many fighters step into the ring...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Luke Davenport: We go boxing. I could go as Reggie!
- Sam Simms: You could go as Michael Jordan, but you ain't going.”