3. "God will raise me up a champion." ~ Rebecca (Ivanhoe)"
- Quote by Walter Scott
6. "A champion is someone who gets up when they can't"
- Quote by Jack Dempsey
8. "an unlikely champion of minority rights. His name was Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili – Stalin (‘man of steel’),"
- Niall Ferguson, The Abyss: World War I and the End of the First Age of Globalization-A Selection from The War of the World
10. "Hemingway and Norman Mailer might have disagreed, but there is no heavyweight champion of literature."
- Tom Robbins, Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life