I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all?
Set your goals high, and don't stop till you get there.
You're never a loser until you quit trying.
One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them-a desire, a dream, a vision.
It is not the size of a man but the size of his heart that matters.
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.
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
Champions are made from something they have deep inside of them-a desire, a dream, a vison.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
To be a champ you have to believe in yourself when no one else will.
There is no such thing as life in-between.
You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.