The below basketball motivational quotes can motivate and inspire any player to stretch their efforts a little further.
In sports all athletes need motivation. Focusing on victory will ultimately lead you to your greatest success. It may not happen during the next game, but eventually - it will happen!
My favorite quote basketball motivational quote...
“Basketball is like photography, if you don't focus, all you have is the negative.”
-- Dan Frisby
Below you will find the Top 10 great motivational quotes for basketball. Use them for yourself or share with your team and other athletes.
Basketball Motivational Quotes
There is no "i" in team but there is in win.
I keep both eyes on my man. The basket hasn't moved on me yet.
Ask me to play. I'll play.
Ask me to shoot. I'll shoot.
Ask me to pass. I'll pass.
Ask me to steal, block out, sacrifice, lead, dominate.
All these boundaries - Africa, Asia, Malaysia, America - are set by men. But you don't have to look at boundaries when you are looking at a man - at the character of a man. The question is: What do you stand for? Are you a follower, or are you a leader?
There was never any fear of failure for me, no fear of failure. If I miss a shot, so what?
When I was young, I never wanted to leave the (basketball) court until I got things exactly correct. My dream was to become a pro.
-- Larry Bird
One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
-- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Basketball doesn't build character it reveals it.
-- Author Unknown
Basketball is like photography, if you don't focus, all you have is the negative.
-- Dan Frisby