Good, Better, Best. Never let it rest. Until your Good is Better, and your Better is your Best.— Unknown Author
Sentimental Best Basketball quotations
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
Mental Toughness is doing the right thing for the team when it's not the best thing for you.
What I tell people is be the best version of yourself in anything that you do.
You don't have to live anybody else's story.
The best revenge is not to be like your enemy.
There's a misconception about teamwork.
Teamwork is the ability to have different thoughts about things; it's the ability to argue and stand up and say loud and strong what you feel. But in the end, it's also the ability to adjust to what is the best for the team.
I always believe I can beat the best, achieve the best. I always see myself in the top position.
The weird thing about rap is that you don't get compared in the same way that athletes do, even though it's probably the most competitive sport in music. In basketball, they look at a player and say: 'This guy was the best in his prime at this sport.' But in rap it's not until you're dead or retired that people think about it like that.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
Perhaps the toughest call for a coach is weighing what is best for an individual against what is best for the team. Keeping a player on the roster just because I liked him personally, or even because of his great contributions to the team in the past, when I felt some one else could do more for the team would be a disservice to the team's goals.
How good can we expect to be if our best player is not our best teammate
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions the best players are the hardest workers.
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are.
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.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
I didn’t fall in love with it just because it was me playing.
I fell in love with it because I’ve got guys like this – like these guys every single day that push me to be the best that I can be.
They said you have to use your five best players but I found you win with the five who fit together the best.
Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team.
The six best doctors: Sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet.
Effort is only effort when it begins to hurt.
The best teams have chemistry. They communicate with each other and they sacrifice personal glory for a common goal.
This summer is going to be a different summer for a lot of people.
Everyone is going to take care of their own business and everyone is going to do what's best for them, including me.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
Everywhere I've been, I've been the best player.
I love being a leader, and I love being the best. I just want to get better. It's not about being cocky or selfish or anything like that. It's just how I am.
Recognize and reward players who put the team first, not just the gifted ones.
Your best players have to unite and inspire the group... otherwise, they'll divide the group
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
Pressure can burst a pipe, or pressure can make a diamond.
Champions are made from something they have deep inside of them-a desire, a dream, a vison.
Heart in champions has to do with the depth of our motivation and how well your mind and body react to pressure - that is, being able to do what you do best under maximum pain and stress.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
I'm not gonna be bad at anything, and I want to actually be the best at anything I'm doing. So if I'm playing basketball, if I'm taking the SATs, like, there's a competitive spirit behind it. With production, it's the same thing.
Fatherhood will put a man through a lot, but it's a tremendous job, the best in the world - even better than playing basketball.
Play the game with a smile.
The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit.
Every time you compete, try harder to improve on your last performance.
Give nothing short of your very best effort.
Michael Jordon may have been the best basketball player in history, but he couldn't have won six NBA titles without a team.
Your best player has to set a tone of intolerance for anything that gets in the way of winning
Never speak from a place of hate, jealousy, anger or insecurity. Evaluate your words before you let them leave your lips. Sometimes it's best to be quiet.
This is a team game and one man doesn't win and one man doesn't lose.
In the end, the best team usually wins.
Perfection is impossibility but striving for perfection is not.
Do the best you can. That is what counts.