When I see everyone rushing in one direction, I know it's time to move the other way.
Obviously the current approach on steroids both in professional sports and amateur sports is not working.
When I work fourteen hours a day, seven days a week, I get lucky. Armand Hamme
Just think of something that would be "wonderful" if it were only "possible". Then set out to make it possible.
When I work fourteen hours a day, seven days a week, I get lucky.
My batting average has been good, so people ask how much luck is involved. I tell them when I work 14 hours a day, 7 days a week, I get lucky.
The art world is a jungle echoing to the calls of vicious jealousies and ruthless combat between dealers and collectors; but I have been walking in the jungles of business all my life, and fighting tooth and nail for pictures comes as a form of relaxation to me.
Seize opportunity by the forelock and see where it leads you.
Regrets and recriminations only hurt your soul.
I was visiting my grandchildren one day and realized I was feeding them my own product, Too Tarts, and it was not good for them.
Food shortage will be to the 1990's what oil shortage was to the 1970's...
I want to play for years.
I know the signs of scaredness.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it.
People can fly. Some people fly higher than others, that's all.
I missed 9000 shots in my career, lost almost 300 games and missed the shot to win the game 26 times.
There's only one Michael Jordan.
When I play against someone that's new in the league, I make him respect me. They may have heard about me, but now you get to see me actually in front of you. That drives me.
Fundamentals were the most crucial part of my game in the NBA. Everything I did, everything I achieved, can be traced back to the way I approached the fundamentals.
I built my talents on the shoulders of someone else's talent.
I would tell players to relax and never think about what's at stake. Just think about the basketball game. If you start to think about who is going to win the championship, you've lost your focus.
When I was young, I had to learn the fundamentals of basketball. You can have all the physical ability in the world, but you still have to know the fundamentals.
We all fly. Once you leave the ground, you fly. Some people fly longer than others.
Failure gave me strength. Pain was my motivation
I wasn't really a work-conscious type of person. I was a player. I loved to play sports.
The basketball court for me, during a game, is the most peaceful place I can imagine. On the basketball court, I worry about nothing. When I'm out there, no one can bother me...
Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.
You always have to focus in life on what you want to achieve.
Gambling is legal and betting is legal, for what I bet.
[The city told him it was not their responsibility] even though it's their property, ... They said, if you want it done, do it yourself.
I believe greatness is an evolutionary process that changes and evolves era to era.