16 Total Quotes

Allan Houston Quotes

What I will say is the retirement thing is something I've been laughing at, you should be laughing at, everybody should be laughing at, ... It is kind of frustrating. As much as I've communicated to everyone that I'm not going to retire, it's like people still don't know. I'm not going to retire. I'm still going to play.
Allan Houston
#Retirement

Like Steph said, you almost feel guilty because there are people 10 hours from us that have lost everything, ... But this is something that we're supposed to do.
Allan Houston
#People

I'm not going to retire, ... I believe in my heart that I'm going to be back. It would be nice to play two more years here and get close to winning a championship.
Allan Houston
#Heart

I think there's trust [between the two men], ... I tried to be honest. I think everyone knows I have a lot of pride and I'm not going to try to play if I can't. But I think I can.
Allan Houston
#Men

I feel a little bit of pain here and there,
Allan Houston
#Pain

God has overwhelmed me with blessings, and I am led to share them with others,
Allan Houston
#Blessings

I don't have to come back, but I really want to. I really want to play and I believe God wants me to. And that's the one thing I've been very adamant about saying. It's been hard.
Allan Houston
#God

[One thing, however, has remained the same: his belief that he is supposed to be on the court.] It has everything to do with the deep feeling and desire I have to still contribute, the feeling that I know that this is still my purpose, ... I wouldn't have worked this hard for a year and a half if I didn't believe I should be out here.
Allan Houston
#Belief

He's an impact player, ... He's one of those guys that when you play against him, you say, 'Man, if we had him, it'd be nice.'
Allan Houston
#Man

I just don't have it in my mind that I'm not going to be able to come back, honestly.
Allan Houston
#Mind

If it had been what was supposed to happen, it would have happened.
Allan Houston
#Funny #American Comedian

When we beat Indiana, I really don't remember anything about the game, ... I just remember running around and hugging my teammates, hugging Jeff and seeing the fans react to us, that we got back to the Finals.
Allan Houston
#Running

Yeah, I do feel it, ... I think going at this intensity is new ... The biggest thing is how much rest it's going to have to have in between. That's what's going to be determined. It's still a work in progress.
Allan Houston
#Rest

It's tough, it really is. But once they get past this hurdle I think they'll be fine.
Allan Houston
#Past

They're young. There hasn't been a lot of consistency with players. Hopefully when the organization can gain some momentum through some consistency with some players and the coach being there a couple of years. That's really how you start to build it back.
Allan Houston
#Consistency