"See, my hope and dream is that people have a good time watching basketball. It's not church. It's not serious."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Charles Barkley on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Charles Barkley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Charles Barkley on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Charles Barkley on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Charles Barkley on Dalai Lama
"Somebody hits me, I'm going to hit him back. Even if it does look like he hasn't eaten in a while."
"You know it's going to hell when the best rapper out there is white and the best golfer is black."
"Kids are great. That's one of the best things about our business, all the kids you get to meet. It's a shame they have to grow up to be regular people and come to the games and call you names."
"Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny."
"My family got all over me because they said Bush is only for the rich people. Then I reminded them, 'Hey, I'm rich'."