"Man's worst tragedy in life is his failure to reach his greatest potential"
"If my desired results are not what I want them to be, I need to recognize my errors and seek to correct them and create more positive and successful habits."
"You will experience a quantum leap in intelligence when you become pliable like "silly putty" and become readily adaptable to new methods".
"Knowledge is power. Knowledge is what you know; wisdom is what you do with what you know to produce the desired results"
When asked about his hundreds of failures in seeking electricity and the light bulb he simply said "They were not failures, they were new found ways of what does not work".
"I will" is more important than IQ. "I will" is more a driving force than "I wish".
"Anyone without enthusiasm in life is bankrupt. Entheos comes from the prefix meaning "of God."
"I can accept failure,everyonefails at something. But I can't accept not trying"
"You can practice shooting 8 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"
"The greatest secret in the world is that you only have to be a small measurable amount better than mediocrity ...and you've got it made."
"Be strong in body, clean in mind, lofty in ideals."
Dr. james Naismith
"Basketball is like photography, if you don't focus, all you have is the negative."
"Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God's way to say nobody's perfect".
"Each finger on your shooting hand is accountable to each shot. Just like each thought you think has some accountability to someone or somewhere."
"We have a great bunch of outside shooters". Unfortunately all our games are played indoors."
"left hand, right hand, it doesn't matter. I'm amphibious".
"we are shooting 100% for the game. 60% from the field and 40% from the freethrow line"
"The game is too long, the season is too long and the players are too long."
"The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not".
" A ball is like a very disciplined child. It does exactly what it is told to do. Great information, great direction and great results. Inadequate information leads to inadequate results."
"Failure will never overtake thee if thy determination to succeed is strong enough."
"For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction."
"The angle of entry of the ball equals the angle of release. You cannot deny the laws of science."
"Love what you do and do what you love. This is the joy of life".
"Daily self-examination is an absolute necessity if you want success in any field".
"Henceforth will I apply all my efforts to become the highest mountain of all and I will strain my potential until it cries for mercy."
"Whether you think you can or think you can't, either way you are right"
Henry Ford (1863-1947)
"There is no limit to what this law can do for you: dare to believe in your own ideal; Think of the ideal as an already accomplished fact"
"As a man thinketh, so is he".