5 Total Quotes

David Margolick Quotes

There are the tales of the socks and underwear he keeps in his office desk, of having to stop at his office en route to weddings to pick up a suit, of colleagues calling at 3 in the morning to leave messages on his office phone and hearing him pick up. From his discombobulated apartment comes lore about lasagna grown petrified after three months in his oven - that is, once he'd had his stove connected.
David Margolick
#Desk

He veered from hero to villain -- and both were untrue.
David Margolick
#Hero

The fight implicated both the future of race relations and the prestige of two powerful nations. ... 'Louis represents democracy in its purest form: the Negro boy who would be permitted to become a world champion without regard to race, creed or color,' a sportswriter from Boston had written that morning. 'Schmeling represents a country which does not recognize that idea or ideal.'?
David Margolick
#Democracy

This story is surrounded by myths and cliches and I worked hard to get through and find out what was true.
David Margolick
#Cliche

They spent 40 minutes together in the ring, but history tied these two men together.
David Margolick
#History