"I had to develop the mentality and stay positive about making my comeback."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Alonzo Mourning on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Alonzo Mourning on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Alonzo Mourning on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Alonzo Mourning on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Alonzo Mourning on John Wooden
"There's nobody else on the face of this earth that's playing a sport at a highest level... with a transplant. That alone continues to inspire me, because I realize throughout the whole world the struggles that people are going through. I need to inspire them the best way I can."
"I feel like in America, we don't have a kid problem. You think about all these issues that these kids are dealing with, we have an adult problem. We have adults that do not place the priority on our kids to get a valuable education."
"My health is the No. 1 concern and my longevity is the No. 1 concern."
"I have an incredible amount of basketball knowledge, and I think a lot of that is derived from having a Hall of Fame college basketball coach who was very knowledgeable of the game and I had a great high school coach who was also very knowledgeable."