Jack Dempsey Quotes


12 Jack Dempsey quotes:



"You know what a champion is? A champion is someone who's ready when the gong rings - not just before, not just after - but when it rings."
"Nobody owes anybody a living, but everybody is entitled to a chance."
"By forgetting the past and by throwing myself into other interests, I forget to worry."
"Tall men come down to my height when I hit 'em in the body."
"I was a pretty good fighter. But it was the writers who made me great."
"Number 4 should have been number 1. Thanks, Honey."
"A good fighter usually knows, to within a very few seconds, when a three-minute round is going to end."
"You know what a champion is? A champion is someone who's ready when the gong rings --not just before, not just after --but when it rings."
Author: Dempsey Quotes Category: Champion Quotes
"All the time he's boxing, he's thinking. All the time he was thinking, I was hitting him."
Author: Dempsey Quotes Category: American Athlete Quotes Boxing Quotes
"A champion is someone who gets up when he can't."
"Tell him he can have my title, but I want it back in the morning."
Author: Dempsey Quotes Category: American Athlete Quotes Morning Quotes
"A champion owes everybody something. He can never pay back for all the help he got, for making him an idol."



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