You might not remember many of your average days, but you likely remember the days you spent on an emotional mountain top–or in an emotional gutter. Why? Emotional memories leave the deepest imprints.
Rope-A-Dope: Let Fools Rush In
It was October 30, 1974, and the event was billed as “The Rumble in the Jungle.” Heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman defended his crown in Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo) against challenger Muhammad Ali. It was during this legendary fight that Ali first implemented his rope-a-dope strategy. Early in the fight, Ali…