"You have got to believe in yourself every time you go out there and race. If you have no faith in your ability all that training has been a waste of time."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Maurice Greene on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Maurice Greene on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Maurice Greene on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Maurice Greene on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Maurice Greene on Mahatma Gandhi
"You'd like more people to recognise what you do is special. But I take the attitude that the best thing I can do for my sport is to be the best at it. The best way people will come to recognise that track and field is a great sport is to see athletes excelling at it. Which is what I intend to do."
"My stance has always been that there's no place in our sport for drug users. I've always said it's a ban for life if you come up positive. I stand by that."
"In America, we have three major sports - baseball, football and basketball. They get the most coverage. Then there's things like golf which mop up most of what is left. But track and field? We are way at the bottom of the totem pole."
"I've had bad jobs. Now I have a good one. I'm thankful."