12 Total Quotes

Earvin Johnson Quotes

Earvin Johnson
They said playing basketball would kill me. Well, not playing basketball was killing me.
Earvin Johnson
#Basketball #Athlete

Earvin Johnson
I never think that there's something I can't do, whether it's beating my opponent one on one or practicing another hour because something about my game is just not right.
Earvin Johnson
#Confidence

Earvin Johnson
You're the only one who can make the difference. Whatever your dream is, go for it.
Earvin Johnson
#Dreams

Earvin Johnson
When you face a crisis, you know who your true friends are.
Earvin Johnson
#Friends Or Friendship #Crisis

Earvin Johnson
Everybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion.
Earvin Johnson
#Teams And Teamwork #Publicity

Earvin Johnson
You don't have to be Magic to be special. You're already special, you're you.
Earvin Johnson
#Magic

Earvin Johnson
Magic is who I am on the basketball court. Earvin is who I am.
Earvin Johnson
#Basketball

Earvin Johnson
Standing on that platform, I said a silent prayer. I thanked God for giving me the strength and the opportunity to come back, to play basketball again, and to be part of that whole magnificent Olympic experience. It's a memory I will always cherish.
Earvin Johnson
#Giving

Earvin Johnson
My father is my idol, so I always did everything like him. He used to work two jobs and still come home happy every night. He didn't do drugs or drink, and he wouldn't let anyone smoke in his house. Those are rules I adopted, too.
Earvin Johnson
#Jobs