10 Michael Jordan Quotes That You've Never Heard But Will Completely Inspire You | Exploring Markets

10 Michael Jordan Quotes That You've Never Heard But Will Completely Inspire You

1. "When I was young, I had to learn the fundamentals of basketball. You can have all the physical ability in the world, but you still have to know the fundamentals... The minute you get away from fundamentals – whether its proper technique, work ethic or mental preparation – the bottom can fall out of your game, your schoolwork, your job, whatever you're doing." - Michael Jordan

2. "Be true to the game, because the game will be true to you. If you try to shortcut the game, then the game will shortcut you. If you put forth the effort, good things will be bestowed upon you. That's truly about the game, and in some ways that's about life too." - Michael Jordan

3. "I believe greatness is an evolutionary process that changes and evolves era to era." - Michael Jordan

4. "The best evaluation I can make of a player is to look in his eyes and see how scared they are." - Michael Jordan

5. "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

6. "The game has its ups and downs, but you can never lose focus of your individual goals and you can't let yourself be beat because of lack of effort." - Michael Jordan

7. "If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome." - Michael Jordan

8. "The best come from the worst." - Michael Jordan 

9. "I never looked at the consequences of missing a big shot... when you think about the consequences you always think of a negative result." - Michael Jordan

10. "If I had been playing for money I would have complained a long time ago that I was underpaid." - Michael Jordan