Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 126
Fan Very

Basketball is my favorite sport, and I'm also a very passionate football fan.

- Abhishek Bachchan


Basketball is so unique. It's both a team and an individual sport.

- Adam Silver

Strong College

Strong college basketball is great for the NBA.

- Adam Silver

Sports Would

I would say I was into two sports as a kid: basketball and baseball.

- Adam Silver

Play Still

I gave everything I had to basketball. The passion is still there, but the desire to play is not. It was a great ride.

- Allen Iverson

College Watch

I don't watch college basketball.

- Allen Iverson

Play Game

It was a blessing just to play one NBA basketball game.

- Allen Iverson

I Am Better

I felt like I was better at football than I am in basketball.

- Allen Iverson

Land Giants

Basketball, man: it is a land of giants.

- Amar'e Stoudemire

Rules Lot

There're a lot of rules to basketball.

- Amar'e Stoudemire

Work Like

Like basketball, fashion is hard work.

- Amar'e Stoudemire

Miami Heat

When I'm in Miami I like to go and watch basketball, the Miami Heat.

- Andy Murray

Soccer Play

I play fantasy basketball and fantasy football, soccer.

- Andy Murray

Practice Does

Basketball requires discipline. So does writing. Basketball requires practice. So does writing. Basketball requires resilience. So does writing.

- Angie Thomas

Classy Play

I like low-maintenance girls, but at the same time, classy. She needs to take care of herself. But also be a girl who isn't afraid to get sweaty and play basketball, so it's cool if she's a tomboy.

- Chris Brown

Soccer Ball

I can shoot a three pointer in basketball, and I can kick a soccer ball.

- Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Business Game

I'm a competitive type of person, whether it's playing a game of basketball or playing business games.

- Chuck Feeney

High Some

I played a little basketball. Some football in junior high.

- Clint Eastwood

Watch Lot

I watch a lot of NBA basketball, especially with the playoffs.

- Coby Bell

Always Like

So like any football or basketball coach, you always always believe you're going to win.

- Colin Powell


Playing basketball is definitely one of my favorite things to do.

- Common

Sports Fan

I'm a huge, huge sports fan, and Marquette basketball is my No. 1 thing.

- Danny Pudi

Dream Always

I always dreamt of being a basketball player. A dream that only I believed in.

- David Duchovny

My Own Own

My own basketball background was ripping up my ACL in a lawyer's league.

- David Stern

Enjoy Well

I enjoy basketball. I enjoy coaching basketball. It's the out-of-season stuff I didn't handle well.

- Dean Smith

Sports Olympic

Football, basketball, and the Olympic sports all have their problems with banned substances.

- Jim Sensenbrenner


I was really active athletically, definitely. I was a hurdler, a sprinter. I played basketball for years. I was a serious athlete.

- Johnny Mathis

Kick Like

If you don't like basketball and you're from Kentucky, they'll kick you out!

- Josh Hopkins

Play Lot

I play a lot of basketball.

- Josh Peck

Game Big

My little brothers loved baseball. I'm not as big on that as basketball or football, but I understand the game.

- Jurnee Smollett

School High

I really focused on three things in high school - my company, basketball and my school work.

- Ben Casnocha

Sports Other

I like playing many other sports, such as basketball.

- Guan Tianlang

Try Obligation

Basketball is in my blood. It is my obligation to try.

- Hakeem Olajuwon

Get How

My type of basketball is about how to create space, how to maneuver, how to get your shot off.

- Hakeem Olajuwon

Him Had

People are much more loose if you are having fun. I had a basketball player who was really soft-spoken, and then we played Connect Four with him, and he really opened up!

- Hannah Storm

Politics Take

Trying to take money out of politics is like trying to take jumping out of basketball.

- Bill Bradley

Game Classic

Dinner, basketball game, four guys - classic.

- Billy Bush

Little League

In the summertime, I played Little League baseball; football in the fall; basketball in the winter.

- Bobby Keys

Big Had

I want to say to you Indiana people that I owe you a big, big debt of gratitude because nowhere in the world is a sporting group followed more than this state follows basketball. And I just want to thank you for the opportunity that I had to coach in this state - it will always be something that I will cherish.

- Bobby Knight

Australia Watch

We don't really watch basketball in Australia.

- Iggy Azalea

Life Gift

My greatest gift that I have in life is basketball.

- Isaiah Thomas

Vent Running

Not every kid plays football, basketball. Running can be a source to vent and let things out.

- J. R. Martinez

Career Been

My whole career has been trying to please people in basketball. Now it's time to please myself.

- Candace Parker


I kind of wanna be pro basketball, pro skateboarder.

- Jackson Brundage


I can't palm a basketball.

- Carmelo Anthony

Sail Play

I sail, scuba dive, play football, basketball.

- Casper Van Dien

Like Curing

It ain't like we're curing cancer or anything, we're watching basketball.

- Charles Barkley

Working Get

I played basketball to try to get my parents from working so hard.

- James Worthy

Game Me

Life for me outweighs the game of basketball.

- Derek Fisher

Top Used

Basketball used to be my top priority.

- Derek Fisher

Living Like

I don't feel like basketball is the only way to make a living.

- Derek Fisher

Doing Days

My days shouldn't be hard because I'm doing what I'm doing and that's playing basketball.

- Derrick Rose

Better Someone

If you're playing basketball with someone who's better than you, you have to get better or else it's no fun.

- Jason Behr

Business Always

The business always gets in the way of basketball.

- Jason Kidd

Game Always

Basketball was always my game.

- Jason Pierre-Paul

Always Wanted

I always wanted to be a basketball player. Nothing more, nothing less.

- Dirk Nowitzki

Lie Going

I'm not going to lie; listen, I'm nice at basketball.

- Drake

Game Jersey

As long as you put on a jersey, no matter what kind of jersey it is, as long as you're supporting the game of basketball, I enjoy it.

- Dwyane Wade

Game Image

The game of basketball is one thing, but the image of the game is another thing.

- Earl Monroe

Humbling Very

It is a very humbling honor to be selected as a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame.

- Jerry Reinsdorf

Doing Other

Spend time with your family and try to spend time doing things that you enjoy doing other than basketball.

- Elena Delle Donne


Up until I was about 12, I was a ballet dancer and a basketball player.

- Katherine McNamara

Love Game

I would love to have a conversation with you when we're working, and if I'm at a basketball game, I'll probably talk to everyone there. That's different. But on the outside world, if I don't know you and you don't know me, I probably cannot sit there and have a conversation.

- Emily Rios

College Track

I played volleyball and basketball, and I did track and volleyball in college.

- Kay Cannon

Too Bobby

Bobby Cremins really knows basketball, and he is a good man, too.

- Ken Howard

Feelings Here

I have feelings, but not when it comes to basketball. I'm here to win. I'm not here to make friends.

- Kenyon Martin

Game Student

I know the game well. I'm a student of basketball; I know what it takes to win.

- Kenyon Martin

Going Sure

I don't know what I'm going to do tomorrow. I just know for sure I'm going to keep playing basketball.

- Kevin Durant

Women Like

I like women's basketball.

- Kevin Durant

Desire Coach

I have no desire to coach basketball.

- Kevin Johnson

Official Would

In Indiana, we don't have an official state religion, but if we did, it would be basketball.

- Evan Bayh

Music Studios

Music was definitely a way out. Instead of playing basketball, I was going to recording studios.

- Flo Rida


My focus is basketball, and that's it.

- Kyrie Irving

Love I Love

I love the gym; I love basketball. I'm really passionate about it.

- Kyrie Irving

Big Fan

I'm a big sports fan - mainly basketball.

- Lamorne Morris

Down Gets

When it gets down to it, basketball is basketball.

- Larry Bird

More Like

Yeah, I like cars and basketball. But you know what I like more? Bananas.

- Frankie Muniz

Last Treated

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

- LeBron James

Sound Theaters

Theaters are great. They're designed to sound good, not for basketball.

- Les Claypool

Night Afternoon

I run in the morning, lift weights in the afternoon, basketball training at night, and then lift weights again at night.

- Lil' Romeo

Better Educated

I'm a better and more educated person because of basketball.

- Lisa Leslie

Love Studio

With 'Love And Basketball,' every studio turned it down.

- Gina Prince-Bythewood

Play Actually

My childhood dream was to play basketball, actually.

- Godfrey Gao

Baseball Hockey

I played hockey, basketball, and baseball.

- Gordie Gronkowski, Jr.

Corner Hot Dogs

I grew up playing basketball and eating hot dogs on the corner.

- Prince Royce

Sports Hockey

Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.

- Tiger Woods

Better Play

We've got to play better basketball.

- Tim Buckley

Think Skills

I think I have the skills. I'm a great judge of talent. I just know basketball.

- Tim Hardaway

Swimming Most

I learnt tennis, swimming, basketball and several others, but the sport I loved the most was golf.

- Rakul Preet Singh

Education Proud

Basketball paid for four years of my education, and I am so proud of that.

- Ramon Rodriguez

Things Lot

Basketball is such an escape from a lot of things.

- Scottie Pippen

Love I Love

I love basketball, but I miss football every time I watch it.

- Nate Robinson

Never Named

I never thought a basketball shoe would be named after a woman, let alone me.

- Sheryl Swoopes

Never Made

I had never made any plans beyond basketball.

- Sheryl Swoopes

Back Had

I grew up drumming but had to put it on the back burner because of basketball.

- Tucker Halpern

Like LeBron

LeBron is like a coach. He is a coach on the floor. He has a great basketball IQ.

- Tyronn Lue


People who understand basketball definitely appreciate what I bring to the table.

- Tyson Chandler

Left Been

Since I left basketball, and my wife, it's been a glorious feast of lovemaking.

- Rick Fox

Mercenary Very

Pro basketball is a very mercenary endeavor.

- Rick Majerus

Would Consumed

Basketball has consumed me since the age of 7 or 8. I don't know what I would do without it.

- Rick Pitino