Good, Better, Best. Never let it rest. Until your Good is Better, and your Better is your Best.— Unknown Author
Unexpected Inspirational Basketball quotations
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
You can't measure success if you have never failed.
My father has taught me that if you really do want to reach your goals, you can't spend any time worrying about whether you're going to win or lose. Focus only on getting better.
Success is not an accident, success is actually a choice.
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
Good teams become great ones when the members trust each other enough to surrender the Me for the We.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them-a desire, a dream, a vision.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
I'm not the guy who's afraid of failure. I like to take risks, take the big shot and all that.
Every time I rise up, I have confidence that I'm going to make it.
You can practice shooting eight hours a day, but if your technique is wrong, then all you become is very good at shooting the wrong way. Get the fundamentals down and the level of everything you do will rise.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
Enthusiasm is one of the most powerful engines of success.
When you do a thing, do it with all your might. Put your whole soul into it. Stamp it with your own personality. Be active, be energetic, be enthusiastic and faithful, and you will accomplish your object. Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
If what you have done yesterday still looks big to you. You haven't done much today.
We're building a culture of accountability, trust, and togetherness.
Entitlement will not be tolerated
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it.
Basketball really had its origin in Indiana, which remains the center of the sport.
There are only two options regarding commitment; you’re either in or you’re out.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.
Get the fundamentals down and the level of everything you do will rise
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions the best players are the hardest workers.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
Basketball doesn't build character it reveals it.
Basketball is a beautiful game when the five players on the court play with one heartbeat.
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
My homies that are around me never give me that 'star pass'.
I've hung out with some stars who are playing basketball and everyone let's them score all the baskets. Shooting pool, they let them make all the shots. My homies don't let me get away with that.
The invention of basketball was not an accident. It was developed to meet a need.
Don't let the past steal your present. Your past has not defined, deterred or defeated you. It has only strengthened who you are today.
You're always going to face criticism, you're always going to face challenges, but those things are there to make you stronger and more committed.
Champions play as they practice. Create a consistency of excellence in all your habits.
The stats win nothing. I'm still sexy. I'm still great.
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.
Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team.
I've never been afraid of big moments.
I get butterflies.. I get nervous and anxious, but I think those are all good signs that I'm ready for the moment.
First off, I'd like to thank God for changing my life.
It let me really realize what life is all about. Basketball is just a platform for me to inspire people, and I realize that.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
The grass is not always greener on the other side. You learn to appreciate these people.
If you quit ONCE it becomes a habit.Never quit!!!
Don't let what other people think decide who you are.
The secret is to have eight great players and four others who will cheer like crazy.
Successful programs consist of people working hard, working together, while never worrying about who gets the credit.