Do you love sports? Discover the best basketball quotes which are overloaded with positive energy and adrenaline. If your boyfriend or friend plays basketball and soon will take part in the competition, you should send him the following quotes about basketball. These quotes will cheer him up and set a winner’s mood.
Remember that basketball is a game of habits. If you make the other guy deviate from his habits, you’ve got him”
I can’t stand a ballplayer who plays in fear. Any fellow who has a good shot has got to take it and keep taking it. So he misses—so what?
To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don’t isolate.
It is far better to shoot an airball than to not shoot at all for fear of missing.
What distinguishes a great player is his presence. When he goes on to the court, his presence dominates the atmosphere.
All records are made to be broken
I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win.
Nervous means you want to play. Scared means you don’t want to play.
Inspirational basketball quotes
Would you like to inspire your best friend before a very important basketball match? Send him the following inspirational basketball quotes and you will see positive results after the match. Sports and inspiration go together.
Everything happens for a reason. I’m used to it, I prepare for it. Like I say, at the end of the day, those in charge of their own destiny are going to do what’s right for them and their family.
The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.
You can’t force your will on people. If you want them to act differently, you need to inspire them to change themselves.
They say that nobody is perfect. Then they tell you practice makes perfect. I wish they’d make up their minds.
Athletes that can’t listen, can condition.
I have missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot .. and missed. And I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why… I succeed.
The key is not the ‘will to win’… everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important.
Love is the force that ignites the spirit and binds teams together.
Basketball team quotes
Basketball is a team game. Such a team is like an organism which is nourished with enthusiasm and hope. Send your teammates the following basketball team quotes and motivate each other before your important match.
Go up to the free throw line knowing your going to make it, not knowing you won’t miss.
We learn to make a shell for ourselves when we are young and then spend the rest of our lives hoping for someone to reach inside and touch us. Just touch us—anything more than that would be too much for us to bear.
Be strong in body, clean in mind, lofty in ideals.
Basketball is a full court game, so every drill must be done full court.
Winning is important to me, but what brings me real joy is the experience of being fully engaged in whatever I’m doing.
One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
I hate casual shooting. Every shot is preceded by working to get open and catch and shoot under game like conditions.
Motivational basketball quotes
Sports without motivation never bring trophies. If you want to see your friend as a winner, you should send him these wonderful motivational basketball quotes.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don’t know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
My responsibility is getting all my players playing for the name on the front of the jersey, not the one on the back.
I play to win, whether during practice or a real game. And I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win.
There are really only two plays: Romeo and Juliet, and put the darn ball in the basket.
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
Our goal is not to win. It’s to play together and play hard. Then, winning takes care of itself.
Left hand, right hand, it doesn’t matter. I’m amphibious.
You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy.
Basketball player quotes
Do you have a friend who plays basketball? You have a great opportunity to motivate him before the match with the help of these great basketball player quotes. Make him believe that he is the best player and he will definitely win the match.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates.
All the successful teams I’ve ever seen have three characteristics: They play unselfish, they play together, and they play hard.
The secret is to have eight great players and four others who will cheer like crazy.
Everything negative — pressure, challenges — are all an opportunity for me to rise.
Even when I’m old and gray, I won’t be able to play it, but I’ll still love the game.
I couldn’t care less if the guy I’m guarding has HIV. I’m going to slam him anyway.
When it comes to team dynamics — on a basketball court or in a corporate setting — maintaining a positive atmosphere is crucial.
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