Magic is who I am on the basketball court. Earvin is who I am.
I am a businessman. This is what I do each and every day. I love it. I love coming to work. I never have a bad day.
Everybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion.
If you're a competitive person, that stays with you. You don't stop. You always look over your shoulder.
I was around when my father finished the last payment of his house. I remember like it was yesterday. He had worked all those years to own that house and he cried. He was so excited and so happy and I want to see other people get that feeling, too.
I'm a big believer in dreaming. If you don't dream it, you can't become it.
For me, it always goes back to something I learned in basketball. There's winning and there's losing, and in life you have to know they both will happen. But what's never been acceptable to me is quitting.
You don't have to be Magic to be special. You're already special, you're you.
When you are honest and open with young people, they let you in.
My father was a great example of a strong and good man and Christian man, and my mother taught all my six sisters how to be young ladies and mothers and how to take care of your family. And so I think they were - they still are - great examples for all of us to their kids and to the world, too.
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