1 On 1 Basketball Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 1 On 1 Basketball Quotes

#1. Praise behaviour that you want repeated - Author: Dean Smith
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#2. Involvement in my kids' sports teams is something I have made time for over the years. I've also been able to coach all three of them in baseball and basketball, something that has strengthened our bonds and given me indescribable joy. I wouldn't trade it for anything. - Author: Thomas Perez
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#3. She understood about the comfort you can get from a small separate world, whether it's a theatre or a basketball team or the inside of a book. - Author: Susan Cooper
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#4. Picking an assistant coach, the first thing I was interested in was the man's character. - Author: Woody Hayes
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#5. I played basketball and soccer my freshman year in high school. - Author: Mia Hamm
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#6. You can't defer if you're the person who's in the leadership position. - Author: Mike Krzyzewski
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#7. Finally, I have someone that's like me. My other two pupils were the opposite sides of the moon. But this guy is on the same side of the moon, is on the same planet that I'm on. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#8. I can be bought. If they paid me enough, I'd work for the Klan. - Author: Charles Barkley
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#9. Negative thoughts are contagious and they get passed around like a disease. I inoculate myself against the fear of failure. - Author: Bill Foster
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#10. Every memory I had growing up was involving a basketball. I didn't go to the prom and stuff like that. It was always basketball for me. - Author: Kevin Durant
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#11. I don't know. I don't have a fax machine, so I didn't get that message. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#12. [The movies] glamorize game day a little bit too much. It's such a focus. They miss a lot of the nuts and bolts, and the time that goes into the preparation each week, or each couple of days in basketball. - Author: Vince Kehres
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#13. Aint nobody here think we could get no win but us - Author: Kenyon Martin
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#14. You don't just deal with adversity. You use it to propel you forward. - Author: Erik Weihenmayer
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#15. You know what's fun about basketball? It keeps evolving, and it keeps changing a little bit. And the older guys want to try to hold it back to how they grew up, and it's not the same. You've got to change with the times, and some of the guys you've got to drag across the finish line. - Author: Mike D'Antoni
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#16. 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. - Author: Bill Russell
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#17. I love basketball players for what they do for their size - so graceful. - Author: Warren Moon
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#18. I can see Sue and I leading this team to many more championships ... We're going to take this and learn from it. We worked too hard for this. - Author: Lauren Jackson
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#19. I didn't so much think I needed to address the shooting need. What we needed was somebody who could come in and play the two-three (shooting guard-small forward) spot. If he could've been a pure shooter, great. But if not, we still needed somebody to give us minutes there. I like the guys we've got. - Author: Joe Dumars
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#20. Are you any relation to your brother Marv? - Author: Leon Wood
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#21. The only thing even in this world is the number of hours in a day. The difference in winning or losing is what you do with those hours. - Author: Woody Hayes
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#22. The people who know basketball, their elevators don't go to the top. - Author: Al McGuire
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#23. You know how I be. Last week Kobe couldn't do without me. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#24. Champions behave like champions before they are champions - Author: Bill Walsh
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#25. The disconnect lasted too long. I think people got the idea I was sullen and couldn't communicate, which wasn't true. - Author: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
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#26. But that's the thing about basketball: you don't play games on paper. - Author: Bill Simmons
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#27. There is a lot of difference at McDonald's between the guy in the back making the fries and the manager up front who is running the place. - Author: Don Meyer
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#28. When I met Michael Jordan on a basketball court at an athletic club - we hooped together in Chicago - he came to me and asked me if I wanted to do a song for his upcoming movie. I was like, 'Yeah!' I didn't even ask what it was. - Author: R. Kelly
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#29. If your bigs rim run at full speed it not only increases the potential for a quick layup, but opens up court for guards - Author: Fred Hoiberg
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#30. Today's society wants to skip the process. And I hate that - Author: Tom Izzo
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#31. You don't get respect for being an Asian-American basketball player in the U.S. - Author: Jeremy Lin
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#32. Nobody travels better than Northern State fans and nobody knows the game better than Northern State fans. If I'd die and went to heaven and I was coaching, it would be at Wachs Arena. - Author: Don Meyer
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#33. We can have no progress without change, whether it be basketball or anything else. - Author: John Wooden
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#34. We had more great times than bad times together, but they've moved on, I've moved on. I have a new team now and I have a new focus. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#35. My focus is basketball, and that's it. - Author: Kyrie Irving
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#36. In basketball, you can be the greatest individual player in the world and still lose every game, because a team will always beat an individual. - Author: Bill Walton
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#37. I don't have to hear that criticism, that idotic criticism anymore. - Author: Kobe Bryant
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#38. I played on an all-black high school team and we didn't want people saying that we were clowns. - Author: Oscar Robertson
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#39. Each moment of my life I was dreaming of how great I could be, and continued working hard. Each time I closed my eyes I could see me shining bright like a sun. - Author: Kobe Bryant
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#40. Basketball made me happy to be tall. And more secure about myself than I ever would have been without it. - Author: Matt Emmons
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#41. I don't let individual statistics make me a focus or more of a focus. I just tried to come out and attack early and get a big lead. We were able to take it in overtime and win. - Author: LeBron James
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#42. I loved the glamour and excitement of the games and, in particular, knowing the names of each and every one of the referees - that's because my mom, a former basketball player, would yell at them from our front-row seats for making bad calls! - Author: Hannah Storm
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#43. The party's just getting started. This is where the fun starts. - Author: Kobe Bryant
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#44. Why is it that if you happen to be black and over six feet tall, everybody thinks you supposed to play basketball or football? - Author: Terry McMillan
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#45. Word has it, they think I'm an old man, and they're not gonna double me. My message is that I'm the baddest for my age bracketest. What I mean by age bracketest is that I came in at 20, I was the baddest 20, and I'm the baddest at 35. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#46. Working hard is one thing, but working hard with purpose is what separates the good from the great - Author: Thad Matta
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#47. I got an owner that looks out for me. You can't beat that. - Author: Carmelo Anthony
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#48. I'm a huge, huge sports fan, and Marquette basketball is my No. 1 thing. - Author: Danny Pudi
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#49. As far as carrying the torch for the years to come, I don't know. I just want to be the best basketball player I can be. - Author: Kobe Bryant
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#50. Yeah Ernie, its called defense, I mean I wouldn't know anything about it personally but I've heard about it through the grapevine. - Author: Charles Barkley
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#51. I have my own identity as a player. - Author: Carmelo Anthony
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#52. If I would have listened to other people back in 2000 telling me I should have stopped playing basketball because of a kidney disease, I wouldn't have won a world championship. - Author: Alonzo Mourning
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#53. Live every day as if it were Saturday night. - Author: Al McGuire
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#54. The only time I'd played organized basketball was my sophomore year in high school, when I barely made the junior varsity team. - Author: Dennis Rodman
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#55. If I get that thing down there in that area, that's 67% lifetime. If you don't believe me, Google it. I'm on the Internet. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#56. I love various sports, including basketball, tennis and billiards. - Author: Yani Tseng
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#57. My rule was I wouldn't recruit a kid if he had grass in front of his house. That's not my world. My world has a cracked sidewalk. - Author: Al McGuire
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#58. I just want everyone to know I'm suing Ruben Studdard. He had his hand on my ass and he wouldn't let go. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#59. I knew Rick Pitino was going to make them play that outbreak, monkey defense. He's been doing it all his life. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#60. I need to work with great directors and actors, people who are better than me, so that I am challenged. It is like playing sports - surfing, basketball, it doesn't matter what it is, if you play with people who are better than you, then you get better too. It is the same thing with acting. - Author: Paul Walker
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#61. Magic Johnson was in the seventh year of his Hall of Fame career when thoughts of his basketball afterlife led him to the office of uber-executive Michael Ovitz, co-founder of Creative Artists Agency, Hollywood's most powerful agency. - Author: Don Yaeger
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#62. There's nothing less than that. I don't care about just going to the playoffs; I've been to the playoffs before. - Author: Allen Iverson
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#63. Every team that plays us plays above their heads. That's because of me. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#64. You can talk without saying a thing. I don't ever want to be that type of person. - Author: Charles Barkley
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#65. And I really believe that. Asthma is NOT a disability! - Author: Dominique Wilkins
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#66. Do your best when no one is looking. - Author: Bob Cousy
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#67. It's easier to date a football player for sure. Football players have one game a week, and they practice every day, but they're all at home. In basketball, they're on the road all the time. - Author: Khloe Kardashian
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#68. I lick my fingers because I don't like when my hands get slick. Licking my fingers helps me keep a good grip on the ball. - Author: Steve Nash
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#69. What I told [my teammates] after the game was I'm just fortunate [for] my 16 years because, this [injury] can happen every single night you go out and play ... It can be over in one instant, so you should appreciate everyday. - Author: Charles Barkley
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#70. Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team. - Author: Scottie Pippen
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#71. If I don't get five [titles], I won't be happy with myself as a basketball player. I don't know how you guys will feel about me. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#72. There has never been a great 'silent' defense - Author: Del Harris
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#73. I believe that whatever we have, regardless of a trade being done or not, I feel we have a shot. I've just got to believe that we're going to be all right. I've got to just play basketball. - Author: Allen Iverson
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#74. THESE ARE BEAUTIFUL PROPERTIES with basketball courts, bathroom facilities, toilet facilities. Many young people would love to get the hell out of cities - Author: Carl Paladino
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#75. That's kind of what I want to do-set my own trend in the basketball world. - Author: Seimone Augustus
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#76. I love seeing my teammates succeed. That's what I get more excited about than anything - Author: LeBron James
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#77. Someday I might have to put down a basketball and have a regular 9-to-5 like everybody else. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#78. I'd love to play basketball with the president, or throw the football around or something like that. - Author: Robert Griffin III
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#79. The man above has given me some unbelievable abilities to play the game of basketball. I just try to take advantage of it every night. I got the trust of my teammates and my coaching staff to go in there and let it go. - Author: LeBron James
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#80. Failure, to me, is not having the desire to try. Having the desire to try is in it own way success. - Author: Bobby Knight
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#81. For a college basketball player or coach, to reach the Final Four is la-la land. You've achieved, you've got your stamp of approval. My first team to do that was in 1986. Then we did it in '88, '89 and '90. - Author: Mike Krzyzewski
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#82. My mother was a champion high-jumper. My three brothers are basketball players. We've all been very athletic. - Author: Grace Jones
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#83. Blending the talents of your team members is crucial to basketball success. - Author: John Kundla
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#84. To me, first and foremost, basketball is a fun sport. It is a hobby, an interest. And second, it is a profession. I feel that I am very fortunate that I can find a professional job that I really, really love. - Author: Yao Ming
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#85. I play fantasy basketball and fantasy football, soccer. - Author: Andy Murray
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#86. People say that, but I think the NBA was bigger than Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. - Author: Oscar Robertson
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#87. Imagine Michael Jackson trying to play basketball or Michael Jordan trying to become a musician. They might not have been so successful if they would have chosen to do so. Regardless - Author: Harshajyoti Das
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#88. I always say to my guys, 'The most important day of your life is today. This very minute is the most important of you life. You must win this minute. You must win this day. And tomorrow will take care of itself. - Author: John Chaney
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#89. You know, I'm just 6'9 and 260. And just so happen to be very good at playing the game of basketball. - Author: LeBron James
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#90. A team is a fist-not five fingers. - Author: Mike Krzyzewski
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#91. D-Wade is the unselfish guy here-he is welcoming Chris Bosh and LeBron James to his team. - Author: LeBron James
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#92. Once the Hack-a-Shaq works once, you know I'm going to see it again. The only thing worse for basketball than that defense is the Lack-a-Shaq offense, where I have to go to the bench because of foul trouble. There is no fun in that. - Author: Shaquille O'Neal
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#93. I know a lot of people did a lot of heavy lifting to make me successful and I do everything in my power not to screw it up. - Author: Charles Barkley
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#94. I just go out there and play basketball. God's given me the ability. The only thing I can do is go out and play. - Author: Chamique Holdsclaw
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#95. I love basketball. I love football. And to me, I think that's a dimension that you don't see with a lot of female leads, especially. I have a genuine love for it, and I always thought it was very interesting to show that side of me. - Author: Cristela Alonzo
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#96. Sometimes I screw up in the game, I miss a shot or I miss a rebound, and I fight myself. I am like, 'Why I miss that shot? Come on, what are you doing?' I am fighting myself. - Author: Mehmet Okur
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#97. I think I've gotten more attention after the Olympics than any other U.S. athlete, and it's really great that people are recognizing who I am and what I do. You look at Shaq and you see a basketball player. You look at Tiger Woods and you see a golfer. But people are responding to who I am. - Author: Johnny Weir
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#98. If you only ever like people you don't know and who don't know you, the ball is perpetually in their court. Only they don't realize that you think they're playing basketball with you. They are not actually at the court. You think you're there. But really you're not there, either. - Author: Katie Heaney
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#99. Bad shooters are always open - Author: Pete Carril
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#100. He credited his teammates, who he thanked in turn, with challenging him every day and driving him forward and making him a better player. - Author: Stephen Curry
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