The man known as the “Pacman” is perhaps the greatest fighter in the last decade. He’s a God fearing Christian, Congressman and ferocious fighter. English is not his first language, but he’s always straight to the point. Here are the greatest Manny Pacquiao quotes.
1 “No notes. You speak from deep in your heart. It’s easy.”
2 “All those who are around me are the bridge to my success, so they are all important.”
3 “Nothing personal – I am just doing my job.”
4 “Only in death will I relinquish my belts.”
5 “I know what poverty is.”
6 “The most important thing as a leader is your relationship with God.”
7 “I don’t mind having these relatives. I’ll give them a little, since they all prayed for my victory.”
8 “I will do my best, and I promise I will give this guy a fight, and I have to win this fight.”
9 “Anytime, Anywhere” – When asked about a rematch with Erik Morales.
10 “I know everyone in the Philippines is happy.”
11 “I could see he was having problems taking my punches. I had no problem taking his.”
12 “I would only spend a week or two in the Philippines, most probably the week during my birthday because I am planning to give away Christmas gifts to the poor people of General Santos just like what I did last year.”
13 “I always ask myself, what do I need to prove? I won the fight.” – On his fights with Marquez.
14 “I’m happy to help people.”
15 “I can be a champion and a public servant also.”
16 “I want them to make peace with the love of God.” – When asked about the rift between his strength & conditioning coach Alex Ariza and trainer Freddie Road.
117 “We have a job to do. After the fight, I’ll love him.” – On his upcoming fight with Timothy Bradley
18 “I don’t even remember if he hurt me with even one punch. Amazing what the result is.” – After his controversial loss to Bradley.
19 “I want to show the people that Manny Pacquiao can still fight and give a good show.”
20 “I want to prove that he’s wrong – he’s wearing a t-shirt that says he won the last two fights.” – On his third fight with Marquez.
21 “It depends on my promoter, Bob Arum.”
22 “We pray everyday. We read the bible everyday, so everybody’s happy.”
23 “I’m doing this for my family and my country.”
24 “Even the president is watching the fight.” – On his fight with Miguel Cotto.
25 “You train hard and I’ll train hard, and may the best man win, and good luck to both of us.” – Talking to Miguel Cotto.
26 “Right now I’m inspired to fight for the honour of my country.”
27 “Nobody can say that I’m lazy in training.”
28 “Sometimes I don’t feel good, but when you get in the ring, you can’t say “oh, I feel bad, can we stop?”
29 “I’m surprised that the fight was kind of easy.” – After his destruction of Ricky Hatton in 2 rounds.
30 “You’re still my idol.” – Talking to Oscar De La Hoya just after he beat him.
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