Great Quotes from Michael Jordan
Strive Excellence in the Fundamentals
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.
~ Michael Jordan
Learn from Your Parents
My heroes are and were my parents. I can’t see having anyone else as my heroes.
Practice, Practice and Practice
I’m not out there sweating for three hours every day just to find out what it feels like to sweat.
Don’t Let People Get in Your Head
It’s heavy duty to try to do everything and please everybody… I can’t live with what everyone’s impression of what I should or what I shouldn’t do.
Know How to Respond to Failure
Failure makes me work even harder.
I have missed more than 9,000 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.
You Can’t Do It Alone
If you think and achieve as a team, the individual accolades will take care of themselves. Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.