January 17, 1942 – June 3, 2016
We all could only hope to inspire those around us the way he inspired the world. Muhammad Ali gave great life lessons through out his life and career. He was a pioneer about affirming who you are before people actually understood what affirmations were all about. He said “I Am The Greatest!”
Not only did he say, but he believed it and he put the work in to prove he was exactly who he said he was. There are many lessons to the learn through the life of this athlete and activist.
Here are 10 quotes/lessons that you can apply:
“What you are thinking is what you’re becoming” `Muhammad Ali
“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life” ~Muhammad Ali
“If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, then they can sure make something out of you”~Muhammad Ali
“Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have last-minute stamina, they have to be a little faster, they have to have the skill and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill” ~Muhammad Ali
“Its the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.” ~Muhammad Ali
“The more we help others, the more we help ourselves.” ~Muhammad Ali
“If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it – then I can achieve it” ~Muhammad Ali
” I don’t have to be what anyone else wants me to be. I am free to be who I want to be” ~Muhammad Ali
“It’s the lace of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believe in myself” ~Muhammad Ali
“Live everyday as if it were your last because someday you’re going to be right”
There are many more quotes and lessons that Mr. Ali has left us with. Share your favorites with us.
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