Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., January 17, 1942 – June 3, 2016) was an American professional boxer, generally regarded as one of the most significant heavyweight champions in the history of the sport. (Click here for full Wikipedia article)
Age is whatever you think it is. You are as old as you think you are.
As long as I am alive, I will continue to try to understand more because the work of the heart is never done.
At home I am a nice guy; but I don't want the world to know. Humble people, I've found, don't get very far.
Don't count the days, make the days count.
Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee, your hands can't hit what your eyes can't see.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
I fear Allah, thunderstorms, and bad airplane rides.
I set out on a journey of love, seeking truth, peace and understanding. l am still learning.
If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make something out of you.
If you love God, you can't love only some of his children.
It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
My soul has grown over the years, and some of my views have changed.
My toughest fight was with my first wife.
Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.
Religions all have different names, but they all contain the same truths... I think the people of our religion should be tolerant and understand people believe different things.
Spirituality is recognizing the divine light that is within us all. It doesn't belong to any particular religion; it belongs to everyone.
Superman don't need no seat belt.
(To which a flight attendant allegedly replied, 'Superman don't need no airplane, neither.')
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
The man who views the world the same at 50 as he did at 30 has wasted 20 years of his life.
We all have the same God, we just serve him differently.
Wouldn't it be a beautiful world if just 10 percent of the people who believe in the power of love would compete with one another to see who could do the most good for the most people?