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SummaryMike Tyson (born as Michael Gerard Tyson in New York City, U.S.) is a famous Athlete from USA, he is 50 years old and still alive, born June 30, 1966.
BiographyMichael Gerard "Mike" Tyson (also known as Malik Abdul Aziz) is a former professional boxer and world Heavyweight. He was the first heavy growth boxer who held WBA, WBC and IBF titles simultaneously, and was at the end of the 1980s, the world's best boxer.
Tyson debuted professionally in 1985 and received his first title the following year after defeating Trevor Berbick. In 1990, Tyson lost the title to James "Buster" Douglas, and after three years in prison from 1992 to 1995 because of a voldtektsdom went quickly down with his career. After two losses to Evander Holyfield in 1996 and 1997 made Tyson a final attempt to win a belt in 2002, but failed to beat Lennox Lewis. Tyson retired as a professional boxer in 2006. He had fought 58 matches, of which he won 50 44 of these were knock-out.
Zodiac etc.He is born under the zodiac cancer, who is known for Emotion, Diplomatic, Intensity, Impulsive, Selective. Our collection contains 52 quotes who is written / told by Mike, under the main topic Sports.
Related authors: Evander Holyfield, Lennox Lewis
Source / external links:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Tyson
Famous quotes by Mike Tyson (52)
"Sometimes I put on a ski mask and dress in old clothes, go out on the streets and beg for quarters"
"The drug dealers, they sympathize with me. They see me as some sort of pathetic character"
"That equals to being a fool, having fame and no fortune. A lot of guys out there have fame doing this and doing that, but they are broke"
"I'm a dreamer. I have to dream and reach for the stars, and if I miss a star then I grab a handful of clouds"
"That's what people respect, the fact that I wasn't a chump that laid on his back and gave up"
"I'm a Muslim, but I think Jesus would have a drink with me. He would be cool. He would talk to me"
"I did my time for the rape. I paid my money to Las Vegas. I paid my dues"
"I could feel his muscle tissues collapse under my force. It's ludicrous these mortals even attempt to enter my realm"
"I can inspire people on how to use money, how to get economically powerful"
"God lets everything happen for a reason. It's all a learning process, and you have to go from one level to another"
"Every time there's a revolution, it comes from somebody reading a book about revolution. David Walker wrote a book and Nat Turner did his thing"
"Anyone with a grain of sense would know that if I punched my wife I would rip her head off. It's all lies. I have never laid a finger on her"
"Another thing that freaks me out is time. Time is like a book. You have a beginning, a middle and an end. It's just a cycle"
"You come home, and you party. But after that, you get a hangover. Everything about that is negative"
"You can't stay married in a situation where you are afraid to go to sleep in case your wife might cut your throat"
"When Jesus comes back, these crazy, greedy, capitalistic men are gonna kill him again"
"When I was in prison, I was wrapped up in all those deep books. That Tolstoy crap - people shouldn't read that stuff"
"Mr. Arthur Ashe, he was good. I read some of his books. He knew about everything, but he was real quiet and didn't talk much. I never met him"
"It's good to know how to read, but it's dangerous to know how to read and not how to interpret what you're reading"
"If Jesus was here, do you think Jesus would show me any love? Do you think Jesus would love me?"
"I'm the biggest fighter in the history of the sport. If you don't believe it, check the cash register"
"I'm not much for talking. You know what I do. I put guys in body bags when I'm right"
"I try to catch them right on the tip of his nose, because I try to punch the bone into the brain"
"I think the average person thinks I'm a nut and I deserve whatever happens to me"
"I know I'm going to blow one day. My life is doomed the way it is. I have no future"
"I just look around and say, I'm a mess. I don't know why I do things"
"I intend to fight and I want to win. But my priorities are basically to be a good Brother and a strong one, and to try to be a good father one day"
"I have the same malice in my heart as far as the fight game is concerned, but outside the ring, I won't say anything a dignified man won't say"
"I feel bad about my outlook, how I feel about people and society, and that I'll never be part of society the way I should"
"I don't understand why people would want to get rid of pigeons. They don't bother no one"
"I don't try to intimidate anybody before a fight. That's nonsense. I intimidate people by hitting them"
"I don't react to a tragic happening any more. I took so many bad things as a kid and some people think I don't care about anything. It's just too hard for me to get emotional. I can't cry no more"
"I want to rip out his heart and feed it to Lennox Lewis. I want to kill people. I want to rip their stomachs out and eat their children"