"Basketball, in America, is like a culture. It is like a foreigner learning a new language. It is difficult to learn foreign languages and it will also be difficult for me to learn the culture for basketball here."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Yao Ming on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Yao Ming on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Yao Ming on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Yao Ming on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Yao Ming on Earl Nightingale
"Fortune cookies are a good idea. If the message is positive, it can make your day a little better."