Even when I’m old and grey, I won’t be able to play it, but I’ll still love the game.
Everything negative – pressure, challenges – is all an opportunity for me to rise.
The time when there is no one there to feel sorry for you or to cheer for you is when a player is made.
Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.
Once you are labeled the best you want to stay up there, and you can’t do it by loafing around. If I don’t keep changing, I’m history.
The invention of basketball was not an accident. It was developed to meet a need. Those boys simply would not play “Drop the Handkerchief.”
You can’t get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good.
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
Push yourself again and again. Don’t give an inch until the final buzzer sounds.
If you look up the definition of greatness in the dictionary, it will say Michael Jordan.
My greatest gift that I have in life is basketball.
Love never fails. The character never quits. And with patience and persistence, dreams do come true.
Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God’s way to say nobody’s perfect.
No matter what you say, you can have as many receivers as you want; there are enough balls to go around.
Great players are willing to give up their own personal achievement for the achievement of the group. It enhances everybody.
There is a lot of pressure put on me, but I don’t put a lot of pressure on myself. I feel if I play my game, it will take care of itself.
I play every game like it’s my last game. All that matters is that you go out there and play every game as if it was your last.
If you quit ONCE it becomes a habit.Never quit!!!
Perfection is an impossibility but striving for perfection is not. Do the best you can. That is what counts.