I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
What you are as a person is far more important than what you are as a basketball player.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
Competing in sports has taught me that if I'm not willing to give 120 percent, somebody else will.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan.
I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability, it was my mental ability.
If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it.
There are only two options regarding commitment; you’re either in or you’re out.
Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
Winning takes talent; to repeat takes character.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
Show me a guy who's afraid to look bad, and I'll show you a guy you can beat every time.
The principle is competing against yourself. It's about self-improvement, about being better than you were the day before.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them-a desire, a dream, a vision.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Some people say I have attitude - maybe I do...but I think you have to.
Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
Champions are made from something they have deep inside of them-a desire, a dream, a vison.
You have to believe in yourself when no one else does.
There is no such thing as life in-between.
The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.
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