"Be true to the game, because the game will be true to you. If you try to shortcut the game, then the game will shortcut you. If you put forth the effort, good things will be bestowed upon you. That's truly about the game, and in some ways that's about life too."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Michael Jordan on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Michael Jordan on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Michael Jordan on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Michael Jordan on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Michael Jordan on Abraham Lincoln
"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."
"I hope the millions of people I've touched have the optimism and desire to share their goals and hard work and persevere with a positive attitude."
"The best evaluation I can make of a player is to look in his eyes and see how scared they are."
"I want to be perceived as a guy who played his best in all facets, not just scoring. A guy who loved challenges."
"If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome."