"Being from Africa is the best thing that could have ever, ever happened to me. I cannot see it any other way. All of my fundamental principles that were instilled in me in my home, from my childhood, are still with me."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Hakeem Olajuwon on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Hakeem Olajuwon on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Hakeem Olajuwon on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Hakeem Olajuwon on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Hakeem Olajuwon on Robert Frost
"I always keep a ball in the car. You never know."
"I've now been in this country for thirteen years, since I was seventeen. So this is my second home."
"I was successful materially, but I know life is much more than worldly success. I saw all these blessings God had given me. The way to give thanks is obedience to God."