"I never promise anything. I do not promise anything to my mum. I do not promise anything to my supporters."
"It is my conviction that are no limits to learning, and that it can never stop, no matter what our age."
"Scoring goals is a great feeling, but the most important thing to me is that the team is successful."
"I see football as an art and all players are artists. If you are a top artist, the last thing you would do is paint a picture somebody else has already painted."
"I do not want to be compared to anyone - I would like to impose my own style of play and do the best for myself and for the club here."
"It does not matter if it is a simple goal from close range, a long shot or a dribble around several players. I just want to score all goals."
"In football, I do not have a lot of friends. The people who I really trust, there are not many... Most of the time, I am alone."
"I love Manchester. Everyone knows that. I have said it many times. Manchester is my heart."
"I have my flaws too, but I am a professional who does not like to miss or lose."
"I am proud to play for Real Madrid because I have fun. When you no longer have fun, it is a sign that it is time to leave. For now, though, I am happy here at the greatest club in the world."
"I prefer other people to make judgments about the way I play and to characterize me, rather than me describe myself."