5 Hard-Hitting Quotes From Mike Tyson's New York Mag Feature [PHOTOS]
5. "We sat down, and Cus told me he couldn't believe I was only 13 years old. And then he told me what my future would be. “If you listen to me, I can make you the youngest heavyweight champion of all time.” I didn't know what to say. I had never heard anyone say nice things about me before. I wanted to stay around this old guy because I liked the way he made me feel. I'd later realize that this was Cus's psychology. You give a weak man some strength, and he becomes addicted."
He started from the bottom, now he's here...after several returns to the bottom.