LeBron James Quotes


Best 50 Quotes by LeBron James – Page 1 of 2

“As a professional athlete a lot is going to be said about you – but I just try to move forward and try to achieve my goals.”

“Basketball is my passion, I love it. But my family and friends mean everything to me. That's what's important.”

“Ever since I was a kid, I was always the winner.”

“Every night on the court I give my all, and if I'm not giving 100 percent, I criticize myself.”

“I always say, decisions I make, I live with them. There's always ways you can correct them or ways you can do them better. At the end of the day, I live with them.”

“I am just happy to be part of the Nike family.”

“I do have motivation. A lot of motivation.”

“I don't know how tall I am or how much I weigh. Because I don't want anybody to know my identity.

I'm like a superhero. Call me Basketball Man.”

“I don't read books much.”

“I don't want to be called a point guard, but I can't stop it.”

“I hate letting my teammates down. I know I'm not going to make every shot. Sometimes I try to make the right play, and if it results in a loss, I feel awful.

I don't feel awful because I have to answer questions about it. I feel awful in that locker room because I could have done something more to help my teammates win.”

“I have short goals – to get better every day, to help my teammates every day – but my only ultimate goal is to win an NBA championship.

It's all that matters. I dream about it. I dream about it all the time, how it would look, how it would feel. It would be so amazing.”

“I hear my friends and my mom tell me I'm special, but honestly, I still don't get it.”

“I laugh and joke, but I don't get distracted very easily.”

“I like criticism. It makes you strong.”

“I like to get out and get up the court, using my speed and aggressiveness toward the hoop.”

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“I love showcasing my talents – not only to my hometown fans and my own team but to the world.”

“I mean, when you grow up in the inner city and you grow up in a single-parent household, that's – those are humbling times, you know?”

“I need music. It's like my heartbeat, so to speak. It keeps me going no matter what's going on – bad games, press, whatever!”

“I think, team first. It allows me to succeed, it allows my team to succeed.”

“I treated it like every day was my last day with a basketball.”

“I'm a pretty funny guy, and I would love to do a comedy with a bunch of funny guys – movie-star guys, where they could help me through it.”

“I'm confident with my ability.”

“I'm going to use all my tools, my God-given ability, and make the best life I can with it.”

“I'm just a little kid from Akron, Ohio.”

“I've always been an unselfish guy, and that's the only way I know how to play on the court and I try to play to the maximum of my ability – not only for myself but for my teammates.”

“In fourth grade, I missed 82 days of school. Out of 160.”

“It's always a struggle growing up in Akron.”

“Maybe the ones burning my jersey were never LeBron fans anyway.”

“My father wasn't around when I was a kid, and I used to always say, 'Why me? Why don't I have a father? Why isn't he around? Why did he leave my mother?'

But as I got older I looked deeper and thought: I don't know what my father was going through, but if he was around all the time, would I be who I am today?”

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“I believe a man is a professional when he can do what needs to be done no matter how he feels within. An amateur is an amateur in his attitude emotionally. A professional is an professional in the way he thinks and feels and in his ability to execute under the most trying conditions.”

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