“You’re playing a game, whether it’s Little League or Game 7 of the Word Series.
“No matter the circumstances that you may be going through, just push through it.”
“Don’t walk through life just playing football. Don’t walk through life just being an athlete.
“Greatness is a lot of small things done well.”
“Every day of my life, I’m trying to find a way to get better.”
“It’s lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in
“I hated every minute of training, but I said, don’t quit, suffer now and live
“You can’t control what the other athlete; you can’t control anything except for your competition
“As an athlete, I’d average 4 hours a day. It doesn’t sound like a lot
“If you do the work you get rewarded. There are no shortcuts in life.”
“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26
“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.”
“The most important thing is to try and inspire people so that they can be
“I’ll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it’s sitting on a bench waving
“I don’t want to be the next Michael Jordan, I only want to be Kobe