Kobe Bryant Quotes
One of the bestest basketball players (NBA).
Sadly on 26th January 2020, Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna met with a tragic death in a helicopter crash.
Another beautiful soul lost, who gave us something great to remember.
Other than the fact that life is beautiful yet our time is limited here, hence we must follow our dreams, work hard and do what one desires to.
The sooner the better.
Kobe Bryant Quotes to cherish in his remembrance
I create my own path. It was straight and narrow. I looked at it this way: you were either in my way, or out of it. If you were standing between me and the game, I was going to knock you on your back and not feel bad about it. I was unapologetically me. That’s all I ever wanted to be. I was never worried about my reputation — that’s how I earned one. That’s how I became the Black Mamba.
The moment you give up, is the moment you let someone else win.
The most important thing is to try and inspire people so that they can be great in whatever they want to do.
There is beauty in that. I mean, it’s going through the cycle. I mean, it’s the cycle that is the natural progression of growth, of maturation. I mean, there’s no sadness in that … I see the beauty in not being able to blow past defenders anymore, you know what I mean? I see the beauty in getting up in the morning and being in pain because I know all the hard work that it took to get to this point. So, I’m not, I’m not sad about it. I’m very appreciative of what I’ve had.
Winning takes precedence over all. There’s no gray area. No almosts.
I realized that intimidation didn’t really exist if you’re in the right frame of mind.
Once you know what failure feels like, determination chases success.
I have self-doubt. I have insecurity. I have fear of failure. I have nights when I show up at the arena and I’m like, ‘My back hurts, my feet hurt, my knees hurt. I don’t have it. I just want to chill.’ We all have self-doubt. You don’t deny it, but you also don’t capitulate to it. You embrace it.
I don’t want to be the next Michael Jordan, I only want to be Kobe Bryant.
My brain . . . it cannot process failure. It will not process failure. Because if I sit there and have to face myself and tell myself, ‘You’re a failure’ . . . I think that’s almost worse than death.
I’m reflective only in the sense that I learn to move forward. I reflect with a purpose.
Kobe Bryant quotes
Everything negative – pressure, challenges – is all an opportunity for me to rise.
It never bothered me when people would say, ‘You only win championships because you’re playing with Shaq.’ It bothered me when he said it.
I can’t relate to lazy people. We don’t speak the same language. I don’t understand you. I don’t want to understand you.
If you’re afraid to fail, then you’re probably going to fail.
I’m extremely willful to win, and I respond to challenges. It’s not a challenge to me to win the scoring title, because I know I can.
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We psyche ourselves up too much. Like if you try to talk yourself into, ‘Oh, this is a big moment, this is a big shot,’ you’re putting a lot of pressure on yourself. You shot that shot hundreds and thousands of times. Just shoot another one.
Haters are a good problem to have. Nobody hates the good ones. They hate the great ones.
My parents are my backbone. Still are. They’re the only group that will support you if you score zero or you score 40.
It’s the one thing you can control. You are responsible for how people remember you—or don’t. So don’t take it lightly.
It’s different from being 21 and you think there’s endless amount of opportunities. At 33, the ending is much, much closer.
One thing you gotta know about me is I have absolutely no filter. I have no problem saying what the hell I think of someone.
I’m here. I’m not going anywhere No matter what the injury – unless it’s completely debilitating – I’m going to be the same player I’ve always been. I’ll figure it out. I’ll make some tweaks, some changes, but I’m still coming.
These fantastic uplifting,
Kobe Bryant Quotes
are a living proof that life is a gift,
make the most out of it.