Michael Jordan Quotes.
I want people to understand, gambling is not a bad thing if you do it within the framework of what it’s meant to be, which is fun and entertaining.
It’s absolutely wrong that I don’t want guys to challenge me. And the people who say that aren’t in the room.
Purchasing the Bobcats is the culmination of my post-playing career goal of becoming the majority owner of an NBA franchise.
The game of basketball has been everything to me. My place of refuge, place I’ve always gone where I needed comfort and peace. It’s been the site of intense pain and the most intense feelings of joy and satisfaction. It’s a relationship that has evolved over time, given me the greatest respect and love for the game.
I can’t speak for the future. I have no crystal ball.
Winning isn’t always championships.
The game has its ups and downs, but you can never lose focus of your individual goals and you can’t let yourself be beat because of lack of effort.
When I lose the sense of motivation and the sense to prove something as a basketball player, it’s time for me to move away from the game.
As athletes, we’re used to reacting quickly. Here, it’s ‘come, stop, come, stop.’ There’s a lot of downtime. That’s the toughest part of the day.
I want to be perceived as a guy who played his best in all facets, not just scoring. A guy who loved challenges.
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.
Its better to shoot and miss, then to let time run out and wonder what if
I wasn’t really a work-conscious type of person. I was a player. I loved to play sports.
I like control.
Playing sick. That is so hard to do. It has to be a total mental challenge, as well as the physical challenge.
It’s a habit of mine now, noticing labels, logos, shoes.
If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.