"When you have fans who are hassling you the entire game and you ignore them, they respect you because their job is to try and distract you. And if they don't distract you, that means you're focused on doing your job. And who knows, by the end, sometimes you even win them over."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Robert Griffin III on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Robert Griffin III on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Robert Griffin III on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Robert Griffin III on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Robert Griffin III on Abraham Lincoln
"Man, I love the 'Lord of the Rings' movies. Some people would say I'm weird for liking those types of movies, but they are so cool."
"I'm a military kid, both parents in the military - Mom did 12 years, Dad did 21, served in two wars. So discipline is something that was huge."
"One thing my dad always told me, was he would make sure I always had what he didn't have. He couldn't play basketball because he didn't have tennis shoes - so I had five pairs of tennis shoes."
"You always give credit where credit is due - to high school coaches, college coaches - but my dad, the foundation that he built with me, is where all of this came from. The speed, the determination, the mindset, just the natural belief that you can do anything you put your mind to, it all comes from my dad."
"Whoever I can go out every week and motivate to do better and to try to go after their dreams, I'm up for that."
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