American Hall of Fame Basketball Player and Legendary Coach
"You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you."
"Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are."
"Consider the rights of others before your own feelings, and the feelings of others before your own rights."
"Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability."
"Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then."
"There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer. "
"Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming. "
"Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming. "
"You can't let praise or criticism get to you. It's a weakness to get caught up in either one. "
"Never try to be better than someone else. Learn from others, and try to be the best you can be. Success is the by-product of that preparation."
"If we magnified blessings as much as we magnify disappointments, we would all be much happier."
"Seek opportunities to show you care. The smallest gestures often make the biggest difference."
"Five years from now, you’re the same person except for the people you’ve met and the books you’ve read."
"Talent is God-given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful. "