42 Michael Jordan Quotes

Born: February 17, 1963
Michael Jordan
A collection of Michael Jordon quotes to encourage and inspire you. Michael Jeffrey Jordan is better known simply by his initials "MJ". Known as the best of all basketball players ever to play, he played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards. His biography on the official NBA website states: "By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time."


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



  2. If you quit once it becomes a habit. Never quit. Michael Jordan
    Never Quit



  3. If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome. Michael Jordan
    Words of Encouragement



  4. What is love? Love is playing every game as if it's your last! Michael Jordan
    Sports



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



  6. You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them. Michael Jordan
    Quotes about Change



  7. I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win. Michael Jordan
    Enthusiasm



  8. You can practice shooting 8 hours a day, but if your technique is wrong, then all you become is very good at shooting the wrong way. Michael Jordan
    Funny



  9. Everybody has talent, but ability takes hard work. Michael Jordan
  10. Everybody has talent, but ability takes hard work. Michael Jordan
    Motivational Quotes for Work



  11. 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
    Graduation



  12. 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
    Attitude



  13. Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. Michael Jordan
    Quote of The Day



  14. Never say never, because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion. Michael Jordan
    Fear



  15. If you do the work you get rewarded. There are no shortcuts in life. Michael Jordan
    Work



  16. The key to success is failure. Michael Jordan
    Success



  17. There is no "I" in team but there is in win. Michael Jordan
    Team



  18. The best come from the worst. Michael Jordan
    Motivational



  19. I've never lost a game I just ran out of time. Michael Jordan
    Time



  20. Don't let them drag you down by rumors just go with what you believe in. Michael Jordan
    Believe



  21. I was raised by parents who taught me to love and respect people regardless of their race or background. Michael Jordan
    Respect



  22. The game is my life. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace. Michael Jordan
    Top Ten Sports Quotes



  23. I know fear is an obstacle for some people, but it is an illusion to me. Failure always made me try harder the next time. Michael Jordan
    Failure



  24. I realized that if I was going to achieve anything in life I had to be aggressive. I had to get out there and go for it. Michael Jordan
    Achievement



  25. I've always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come. I don't do things half-heartedly. Because I know if I do, then I can expect half-hearted results. Michael Jordan
    Encouraging



  26. I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. Michael Jordan
    Motivational Quotes About Life



  27. I mean we all fly. Once you leave the ground, you fly. Some people fly longer than others. Michael Jordan
    Funny Quotes about Life



  28. Enjoy every minute of life. Never second-guess life. Michael Jordan
  29. Enjoy every minute of life. Never second-guess life. Michael Jordan
    Poems about Life



  30. I believe greatness is an evolutionary process that changes and evolves era to era. Michael Jordan
    Greatness



  31. I hope the millions of people I've touched have the optimism and desire to share their goals and hard work and perseverance with a positive attitude. Michael Jordan
    Perseverance



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



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



  34. There is no such thing as a perfect basketball player, and I don't believe there is only one greatest player either. Michael Jordan
    Cool



  35. 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
    Positive Thinking



  36. You have competition every day because you set such high standards for yourself that you have to go out every day and live up to that. Michael Jordan
    Goals



  37. I want to be perceived as a guy who played his best in all facets, not just scoring. A guy who loves challenges. Michael Jordan
    Challenge



  38. I can accept failure but I can't accept not trying. Michael Jordan
    Giving Up



  39. I play because I love the game. I work hard because I love winning. Michael Jordan
    Best Motivational Quotes



  40. Practice like you've never won. Play like you've never lost. Michael Jordan
    Practice



  41. All I knew is that I never wanted to be average. Michael Jordan
  42. All I knew is that I never wanted to be average. Michael Jordan
    Motivational Poems



  43. Once I made a decision, I never thought about it again. Michael Jordan
    Decision



  44. The more you sweat in practice the less you bleed in battle. Michael Jordan
    Funny Poems



  45. The minute you get away from fundamentals - whether it's 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
    Life Lessons



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