The old adage is that some things are better left unsaid, but honestly, where’s the fun in that?
An actual sport along with a pinch of theatrics has turned MMA into the world’s fastest growing sport.
Of course, we all look forward to seeing the best fighters on the planet compete against one another, but where would combat sports be without a little bad blood and some pre- and post-fight trash talk here and there?
Muhammad Ali, who is arguably the greatest boxer of all time, was notorious for raising the stakes of semi-relevant bouts with just a few seconds in front of a microphone. This is in no way, shape or form insisting that everything coming out of a fighter’s mouth equates to pro wrestling promos or outrageous banter.
There are times when fighters say things that inspire individuals from all walks of life. Other times, things are said that are so shocking you have to listen five more times just to make sure your brain processed the statement correctly.
Here, we pay homage to the best MMA quotes of 2013. Be sure to post some of your favorite quotes we might have missed in the comment section below.