While Muhammad Ali’s contributions to the worlds of boxing and politics are legendary, Ali’s skills behind the microphone were unparalleled. No could sell a fight better than Ali. His words weren’t just limited to trash talking, he also deployed comic skills during interviews. TheGrio has picked out our favorite quotes from the greatest in honor of his 70th birthday. Check them out and see if your favorite lines made the cut.
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