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You have to start by wanting to be a contender, the man coming up, the man who knows there's a good chance he'll never get to the top, the man who's willing to sweat and bleed to get up as high as his legs and his brain and his heart will take him.
[T]he kids these days aren't interested in learning to fight. It's hard work. Nobody wants to work no more. Who knows, maybe they're right.
Knock your brains out, bust your back, run your feet down to the bone. What for? The Man said, nothing's promised you. We know that.
I won't have to, Alfred. You'll know too.
"But he won, Mr. Donatelli," said Henry. "Alfred won." "That's not enough."
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