"Most people compliment me on maintaining my femininity while I'm on the court. People like the fact that I model. My fans or little girls always say they want to play sports, but also want to be a model like me and I think that's great."
"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."Lisa Leslie on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Lisa Leslie on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Lisa Leslie on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Lisa Leslie on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Lisa Leslie on Henry David Thoreau
"Everyone talks about age, but it's not about age. It's about work ethic. Winning never gets old."
"To feel the presence of the Lord is an amazing thing."
"Actually just recently I came up with that idea, watching the movie 'Legally Blonde' and I was like, 'Cool, that's something I want to do.'"
"I don't think I would have been able to stick with it and been proud of who I am and be feminine out on the court. I think I would have folded to the peer pressure if I didn't have my mom to encourage me to be me and be proud of how tall I am."
"For me, being tall was very positive because I thought my mom was the most beautiful person ever."