11 Jack Dempsey Quotes To Win

William Harrison “Jack” Dempsey was the full name of an American professional boxer who reigned as world heavyweight champion from 1919 to 1926. On June 24, 1895, he was born, and on May 31, 1983, he died. He had a few monikers, including Kid Blackie and The Manassa Mauler.

In the 1920s, Jack Dempsey demonstrated an aggressive fighting style and unique punching power that helped him become one of the most famous boxers. He was ranked tenth all-time heavyweight by The Ring magazine and seventh among the 100 greatest punchers.

Furthermore, in 1950, he has voted the greatest fighter of the previous 50 years. His numerous attractive features made him famous, and his top 11 quotes that may help you are listed below.

“A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.”― Jack Dempsey

“By forgetting the past and by throwing myself into other interests, I forget to worry.”― Dempsey

“Nobody owes anybody a living, but everybody is entitled to a chance.”― Jack 

“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.”― Jack Dempsey

“Tall men come down to my height when I hit ’em in the body.”― Dempsey

6th of 11 Dempsey Quotes


“A champion owes everybody something. He can never payback for all the help he got, for making him an idol.”― Jack 

“I was a pretty good fighter. But it was the writers who made me great.”― Dempsey

“All the time he’s boxing, he’s thinking. All the time he was thinking, I was hitting him.”― Jack Dempsey

“Tell him he can have my title, but I want it back in the morning.”― Jack 

“A good fighter usually knows, to within a very few seconds, when a three-minute round is going to end.”― Dempsey

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