"I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Michael Jordan 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."Michael Jordan 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."Michael Jordan on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Michael Jordan on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Michael Jordan on Winston Churchill
"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."