George Best - Quotes

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I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

Maybe 'loner' is too strong a word, but I've always enjoyed being on my own. ---->>>

The best thing about being a dad? Well, I think it's just the thing that every man wants - to have a son and heir.

The best thing about being a dad? Well, I think it's just the thing that every man wants - to have a son and heir.

I definitely don't think that money can buy you love. It can buy you affection but certainly not love. ---->>>

Love is about mutual respect, apart from attraction.

Love is about mutual respect, apart from attraction.

I used to go missing a lot... Miss Canada, Miss United Kingdom, Miss World. ---->>>

I can remember earning £5,000 a game playing for Hibs at the end of the Seventies. They let me commute from London, train on the Friday and play on Saturday. That lasted until my friends at the Inland Revenue decided to take two-thirds. That wasn't very entertaining for me. ---->>>

People say you have to hit rock bottom, and, I can tell you, almost dying is as rock bottom as it gets. ---->>>

I've stopped drinking, but only while I'm asleep. ---->>>

You can't trust very many people. ---->>>

I always wanted more - more of everything. ---->>>

I was born with a great gift, and sometimes with that comes a destructive streak. ---->>>

If you make up your own mind, you can only blame yourself. ---->>>

I'd have to be superman to do some of the things I'm supposed to have done, I've been at six different places at six different times. ---->>>

I even found it difficult to watch myself playing on TV because I couldn't identify with the person on the screen. I couldn't get to grips with it. It was as if it was all happening to someone else. ---->>>

That thing about being an icon, the fifth Beatle, I just found it so freaky. ---->>>

Football is a sad game.

Football is a sad game.

I was ill, and everyone could see it but me. ---->>>

There isn't a single player I would pay to watch. You can say Thierry Henry, he's a fabulous striker, with pace and power, but a great entertainer needs to have charisma, too. Does he have charisma? No.

There isn't a single player I would pay to watch. You can say Thierry Henry, he's a fabulous striker, with pace and power, but a great entertainer needs to have charisma, too. Does he have charisma? No.

Biography

Nationality: Irish
Born: 05-22, 1946
Birthplace:
Die: 11-25, 2005
Occupation: Athlete
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George Best (22 May 1946 – 25 November 2005) was a Northern Irish professional footballer who played as a winger for Manchester United and the Northern Ireland national team. In 1968, he won the European Cup with Manchester United, and was named the European Footballer of the Year and FWA Footballer of the Year (wikipedia)