Budd Schulberg Quotes

9 Budd Schulberg quotes:

"I'm amazed that Fitzgerald's books now sell millions, ... Nobody believed in him then. It was so sad. He was about 40, but I thought of him as an old man."
"Boxing is a mental sport. Think of a prizefight as a chess game of mind and body, and you are a little closer to it than if you compare it to a bloody brawl in an alley."
Author: Schulberg Quotes Category: Body Quotes
"Living with a conscience is like driving a car with the brakes on"
"I could have had class. I could have been a contender."
"Very few fighters get the consideration of racehorses, which are put out to pasture to grow old with dignity and comfort when they haven't got it anymore."
Author: Schulberg Quotes Category: American Writer Quotes Dignity Quotes
"Silence is the sure sign that you're on your way out in Hollywood."
"You either go along with the system - conform to what is expected to be a hit - or you have very tough going."
"Fights can be dumped in a dozen ways. Sometimes everybody but the fighter knows. Sometimes only the fighter knows."
"You can't eat your friends and have them too."

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