"Everybody loves success, but they hate successful people."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."John McEnroe on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."John McEnroe on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."John McEnroe on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."John McEnroe on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."John McEnroe on Winston Churchill
"The important thing is to learn a lesson every time you lose. Life is a learning process and you have to try to learn what's best for you. Let me tell you, life is not fun when you're banging your head against a brick wall all the time."
"I'll let the racket do the talking."
"We should reach out to people to try to go after the fans the way other sports do. Because we can't just depend on the fact that it is a great game."