“I’m in trouble because I’m normal and slightly arrogant. A lot of people don’t like themselves and I happen to be totally in love with myself.” —Mike
“I am in my hotel suite, I’ve got seven women there, and I have a morphine drip, and I had my cocaine, and I had my Cialis, I had my marijuana, I had the Hennessy, and I am at my lowest point because I got paranoid and I thought these women were trying to rob me and set me up. I started beating them. I was in a dark place. There was a purpose, though, because I didn’t want to give them any more of my soul.” —Mike
“I try never to be alone, even if it’s a prostitute….a dog.” —Mike
“When I look at my fights I always say: if I fought Mike Tyson I could beat him.” —Mike
Mike + journalist = Live talk
- Interviewer: When do you feel the weakest?
- Mike: What the hell are you talking about?
“I was never into sports. I started boxing at such a young age but I have never done any other sports my whole life. I am not even a sports fan in particular. I may watch the finals of basketball or the Super Bowl, but I don’t have the patience to watch normal events. I wait for the final till the teams really fight.” —Mike