"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."
"Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life."Maurice Greene on Joel Osteen
"My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength."Maurice Greene on Michael Jordan
"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."Maurice Greene on Albert Einstein
"Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude."Maurice Greene on Thomas Jefferson
"Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference."Maurice Greene on Winston Churchill
"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."
"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."