Clay Guida Quotes
Clayton "The Carpenter" Guida (/??wi?d?/; born December 8, 1981) is an American professional mixed martial artist, fighting in the UFC as a Featherweight. A professional competitor since 2003, Guida has also formerly competed for Strikeforce, the WEC, and Shooto. Guida was the inaugural Strikeforce Lightweight Champion, and as of August 17, 2015, he was #11 in the official UFC featherweight rankings. He holds notable victories over former UFC Lightweight champions Rafael Dos Anjos and Anthony Pettis.
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They say people from small towns have big dreams and that pretty much describes me. I had big dreams growing up and I'm still a dreamer.
My parents are hard workers and they showed me what it means to work hard. I would give a lot of the credit to my parents for where I'm at and who I am. They both worked multiple jobs to make sure me and my siblings were able to play sports and have a home. I'll never forget how hard they worked and that always motivates me.
Trust me, I've seen a lot of fighters come in hot and they disappear faster than they came in after a loss or two. This is the UFC and the best fighters in the world are here. If you fight the great fighters you're bound to lose.
You're speechless sometimes when you think of the support you've had from the first day I've started wrestling to now.
A true champion and athlete is never satisfied with their performance. You can always do more and always improve.
In this sport, in this life, I think heart takes you a lot further than skill and technique... Just digging down deep will take you a lot further in life.
People will respect what wrestling has to offer to this world. It will take educating themselves on more than just guys in there swinging for the fences.