Never say never, because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.
If you make every game a life and death proposition, you're going to have problems. For one thing, you'll be dead a lot.
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.
You can't let praise or criticism get to you. It's a weakness to get caught up in either one.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
Sometimes, things may not go your way, but the effort should be there every single night.
Happiness begins where selfishness ends.
If you quit ONCE it becomes a habit.Never quit!!!
I've never lost a game I just ran out of time.
Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.
Be strong in body, clean in mind, lofty in ideals.
Not a game, not a game... practice.
The NBA has the best point guards in the world, so it is important that I come ready to play every night.
I never looked at the consequences of missing a big shot... when you think about the consequences you always think of a negative result.
I can dunk! I can dunk, and not just in NBA Live.
The time when there is no one there to feel sorry for you or to cheer for you is when a player is made.
Once Michael gets up there he says, 'Well, maybe I'll just hang up here in the air for a while, just sit back.' Then all of a sudden, he says, 'Well, maybe I'll 360. No I changed my mind. I'll go up on the other side.' He's just incredible.
A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.
I don't need too much. Glamour and all that stuff don't excite me. I am just glad I have the game of basketball in my life.
When I was a little kid, I used to really embarrass my parents.
So you're dealing with a coach, and you're dealing with a guy who's actually experienced NBA basketball from a player's perspective and actually goes about it that way.
As far as playing, I didn't care who guarded me - red, yellow, black. I just didn't want a white guy guarding me, because it's disrespect to my game.
Everyting negative - pressure, challenges - is all an opportunity for me to rise.
If the NBA were on channel 5 and a bunch of frogs making love were on channel 4, I'd watch the frogs, even if they were coming in fuzzy.
The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends