Quotes about David Beckham
When you have kids you do grow up. I have just started realising it now-it changes the world, having children.
As a footballer, you always want to test yourself against the best.
Soccer is a magical game.
We stay as a team. I might be England captain, but that doesn't mean I get treated differently.
Hindsight is a wonderful thing.
I always wanted to be a hairdresser.
At the end of the day, I'm a footballer who has played at some of the biggest football clubs in the world and played with some of the best players in the world.
People react to criticism in different ways, and my way is definitely to come out fighting.
I'm a strong person, I'm a strong family man, I'm a strong husband and a strong father.
I would never complain about the position I'm in or the attention I get. At the end of the day, I'm very lucky to have what I have and do what I do, but I don't see myself as any different from anyone else who works hard and is a dad and a husband.
I'm a very stubborn person. I think it has helped me over my career. I'm sure it has hindered me at times as well, but not too many times. I know that if I set my mind to do something, even if people are saying I can't do it, I will achieve it.
My private life is perfect. If your private life and your life outside football is good, then it is good on the field for you.
I still look at myself and want to improve.
Nothing amazes me anymore.
There's room for boys' and girls' football in the world-that's what I believe.
I don't think I'm really in a situation to complain, because I consider myself to be privileged to be doing what I do.
I respect all religions, but I'm not a deeply religious person. But I try and live life in the right way, respecting other people. I wasn't brought up in a religious way, but I believe there's something out there that looks after you.
I don't have time for hobbies. At the end of the day, I treat my job as a hobby. It's something I love doing.
Over the years, when I've seen players retire, when you ask them about it, they always say you'll know when you're ready, and I think I know when I'm ready. I think I'm ready.
I just want people to see me as a hard-working footballer and someone who is passionate about the game.
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