Even the casual fan is aware that boxing is full of extreme personalities. For this reason, it is the source of much bravado and pomp. We have gathered (and continue to gather) for your convenience some of the better quotes from various fighters as well as from esteemed writers and actors who consider the sport and its participants a fascinating spectacle.
Funny Boxing Quotes
Here is a constantly growing collection of some of our (the staff of Ask the Boxer) favorite funny/amusing boxing quotes. You think Tyson had some hysterical quotes? Check out some of the hilarity below.
Inspirational / Motivational Quotes from the World of Boxing
With the level of dedication and sacrifice needed to excel in this toughest of all sports, it’s no wonder that some of the more memorable sports sayings come from its protagonists. Below is a growing selection of some of boxing’s best inspirational quotes.
Quotes - Philosophical / Deep (for a boxer)
Besides Ali, most of us probably don’t consider any fighters to be great philosophers. Every once in a while though, a fighter will say something (relatively) deep. We’ll continue to update this section as boxer’s continue to provide us with deep insight. (Though we can’t promise that we’ll encounter material frequently to update this often!)