• Susan Polgar   “People truly believed it was impossible for women to play good chess or become a grandmaster. They really were convinced that because no other woman had done it before me it was impossible. But I learned chess quickly and it became part of my mission.”   If you love a good tale about women […] 2 responses August 23, 2013
  • John Carlos “If I don’t stand and fight for change, then I’m part of the tyranny that’s taking place. I refuse to succumb to being a second class citizen…You can’t whitewash what God has planned for me in my life.”   The separation of sports and politics is a widely accepted norm. But some athletes refuse to play by these […] 5 responses March 26, 2012
  • Teddy Atlas “How could someone be so stupid to say (Mike Tyson) could be the greatest? He had no character. He didn’t have the ability to overcome controversy like Muhammad Ali and Joe Louis. They overcame personal issues…Tyson didn’t have that ability.”   T eddy Atlas has a lot of opinions, and they are not always very popular, […] One response December 16, 2011
  • Dewey Bozella  “My motto is: never let fear determine who you are, and never let where you come from determine where you are going. That’s what I preach, and what I talk about. I would love to be able to give that back, and share it with anybody. I don’t care what part of the world it […] 2 responses October 21, 2011
  • Bruce Buffer “There’s no difference between us and the golden arches of McDonald’s. This is what America was built on: private enterprise, and people that want to be the two percent out there, not just the ninety-eight percent that think about it, but the two percent that get it done, and make the most money in the […] No responses June 24, 2011
  • Robert Garcia “When you’re in the ring fighting you don’t feel pain. You could get cut, break your nose, have your jaw broken; you keep fighting…You’ll feel it the next day though!” Humble. Polite. Honest.  These may not typically be the characteristics one associates with individuals who make a living off professional fighting , but they perfectly […] No responses June 10, 2011