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Summary

George Foreman (born as George Edward Foreman in Marshall, Texas) is a famous Athlete from USA, he is still alive and was born January 10, 1949.

Biography

George Edward Foreman (Nicknames: Big George and The Heywood Giant) is a former American boxer and two-time world champion heavyweight. He is also a successful businessman and ordained as a Christian priest.

Foreman turned professional boxer in 1969. He debuted in New York to defeat Donald Walheim in knock-out in a fight over 3 rounds. The same year, Foreman fought 13 matches. All of the games resulted in victory for Foreman, 11 of the victories coming by knockout.

In 1970, Foreman fought and won twelve matches, eleven of them by knockout. The following year, winning seven games and Foreman had an incredible recliste the entire 32-0. Among the boxers he knocked out in the course of these battles were Gregorio Peralta (twice), Chuck Wepner and George Chuvalo. Foreman was now that the first challenge the rankings of both the WBC and WBA.

Foreman continued the impressive statistics in 1972 and won all their three games by the end of the third round.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac capricorn, who is known for Determination, Dominance, Perservering, Practical, Willful. Our collection contains 20 quotes who is written / told by George.

Related authors: Michael Moorer

Source / external links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Foreman

Famous quotes by George Foreman (20)


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"When I was a kid in Houston, we were so poor we couldn't afford the last 2 letters, so we called ourselves po'"
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"I'm a winner each and every time I go into the ring"
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"Sure the fight was fixed. I fixed it with a right hand"
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"My mother was watching on television and she doesn't want me to hurt anyone"
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"I want to keep fighting because it is the only thing that keeps me out of the hamburger joints. If I don't fight, I'll eat this planet"
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"I don't even think about a retirement program because I'm working for the Lord, for the Almighty. And even thought the Lord's pay isn't very high, his retirement program is, you might say, out of this world"
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"The referee is going to be the most important person in the ring tonight besides the fighters"
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"Put your name on something, it better be the best... you only get one shot"
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"Boxing is like jazz. The better it is, the less people appreciate it"
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"That's my gift. I let that negativity roll off me like water off a duck's back. If it's not positive, I didn't hear it. If you can overcome that, fights are easy"
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"I've seen George Foreman shadow boxing and the shadow won"
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"Generally when there's a lot of smoke... there's just a whole lot more smoke"
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"They'll take everything, even your tears"
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"My kids idea of a hard life is to live in a house with only one phone"
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"The question isn't at what age I want to retire, it's at what income"
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"The Internal Revenue Service is the real undefeated heavyweight champion"
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"George Foreman. A miracle. A mystery to myself. Who am I? The mirror says back. The George you was always meant to be. Wasn't always like that. Used to look in the mirror and cried a river"
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"Everybody wants to be somebody. The thing you have to do is give them confidence they can. You have to give a kid a dream"
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"A hero is someone right who doesn't change"
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"I am a winner each and every time I go into the ring"


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