"I would venture to guess that if I was a construction worker... who requested a transfer to another department for the betterment of his family, I would be commended for it. But because it's sports, there's just so much passion added to it."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Derek Fisher on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Derek Fisher on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Derek Fisher on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Derek Fisher on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Derek Fisher on Henry David Thoreau
"The source of my power and strength is God, and I know it, without a shadow of a doubt."