Michael Jordan Quotes




You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.Michael Jordan

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.Michael Jordan

Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.Michael Jordan

I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.Michael Jordan

Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.Michael Jordan




Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.Michael Jordan

Limits, like fear, is often an illusion.Michael Jordan

We all fly. Once you leave the ground, you fly. Some people fly longer than others.Michael Jordan

Sometimes you need to get hit in the head to realize that you’re in a fight.Michael Jordan

I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.Michael Jordan




Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.Michael Jordan

My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.Michael Jordan

Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.Michael Jordan

To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don’t isolate.Michael Jordan

There is no ‘i’ in team but there is in win.Michael Jordan

I want to wake up every day and do whatever comes in my mind, and not feel pressure or obligations to do anything else in my life.Michael Jordan

I’ve never been afraid to fail.Michael Jordan

I want to be the bridge to the next generation.Michael Jordan

I never thought a role model should be negative.Michael Jordan

The game is my wife. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace.Michael Jordan

My heroes are and were my parents. I can’t see having anyone else as my heroes.Michael Jordan

I play to win, whether during practice or a real game. And I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win.Michael Jordan

I’ve always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come.Michael Jordan

I’m not out there sweating for three hours every day just to find out what it feels like to sweat.Michael Jordan

I built my talents on the shoulders of someone else’s talent.Michael Jordan