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 Pat Corrales - “Now people are starting to realize, yeah, some people are gifted and can play at that age.”
 Diego Corrales - “This is a war of attrition. This is the final battle. I am here and I will die in that ring before I give up what I have.”
 Diego Corrales - “Congratulations to Castillo, good job.”
 Diego Corrales - “I took it out, but I just wanted to hold it in my hand, ... I didn't mean to drop it, but there's not a good grip with these gloves.”
 Diego Corrales - “Solitary confinement ... Two months of staring at the four walls of my hotel room.”
 Diego Corrales - “The only time I was out of it in my pro career was after being clipped in the first round by a slow journeyman named Isagani Pumar early in my career,”
 Diego Corrales - “I'm not going to muck up his win, ... I'm not going to even entertain that there was an unfair advantage tonight. I'm not going to destroy what that man worked for. He went out there, did a good job, and I congratulate Jose Luis Castillo. Give him his due. I didn't want my win destroyed last time. I won't destroy his.”
 Diego Corrales - “I said it was going to be hell or high-water the first time and I'm saying it again ... I will go through hell to win this fight.”
 Pat Corrales - “Somebody told me he was blackballed but I don't believe in that. You're not going to sign a guy that's 35 years old.”
 Pat Corrales - “Now he realizes in order to maintain some of that excellence that he has, he has to work at it. Really the past couple of years he's worked at his game, and he reaped the benefits last year with those numbers he put up on the board.”
 Diego Corrales - “I chose to accept that fight because of my pride, because of my honor, and because people deserved to see a fighter do his job. If this fight doesn't happen, this is bad for the sport.”
 Diego Corrales - “I'm not going to muck up his win by even entertaining the thought that he had an unfair advantage. Whether he made the weight or not, whether he had an advantage or not, is not the point. He landed a great shot. I made a big mistake. I dropped my right hand, and I paid for it ... I chose to accept that fight because of my pride, because of my honor, and because people deserved to see a fighter do his job. If this fight doesn't happen, this is bad for the sport.”
 Diego Corrales - “Am I let down that I made the same mistake twice ... Yes, I should have learned from the first fight.”
 Diego Corrales - “Brutality is what brings fans to the game. Savagery is what has made boxing great. It has elegant moments and it has savage moments. But it's still a great game. One on one it can be beautiful.”
 Pat Corrales - “I had to send a couple of guys to look for him. I was more worried about him, his health, than our baseball team.”
 Pat Corrales - “I didn't expect this type of longevity. He just didn't have the right attitude. He was a young man who liked to chase the pretty young girls.”