Magic Johnson Quotes

24 Magic Johnson quotes:

"I am a businessman. This is what I do each and every day. I love it. I love coming to work. I never have a bad day."
"I want to be here for a long time, so I am going to do everything I have to do to be here. And I want to walk my daughter down the aisle and give her away to somebody some day. I want to make sure I am still here to make sure my two young sons become men."
"I wanted to do two things when I was growing up, about your age. I wanted to play in the NBA, and I wanted to be a businessman after my basketball career was over, and that is what I am doing now."
"I'm from there. You know, when you grow up with these people and see them every day and then you look at the numbers it was easy; it was a no-brainer. And when Sony took a look, it was a no-brainer to them, too."
"If somebody says no to you, or if you get cut, Michael Jordan was cut his first year, but he came back and he was the best ever. That is what you have to have. The attitude that I'm going to show everybody, I'm going to work hard to get better and better."
"If you're a competitive person, that stays with you. You don't stop. You always look over your shoulder."
"My diet is mostly chicken and fish. I make sure I get a lot of vegetables, a lot of fruit. I am a big fruit man, I am a vegetable man anyway. And I also get a lot of rest. That's the key I may be up early, but I'm in bed early too."
"Research your idea. See if there's a demand. A lot of people have great ideas, but they don't know if there's a need for it. You also have to research your competition."
"Young people want you to be real with them."
"Small business owners really make America go, ... If it weren't for us supplying people with jobs, America would be in trouble, because there are much more small business owners than there are big business owners. With America coming back, as far as people having more money to spend, that is due to the success of small business owners."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: America Quotes
"All kids need is a little help, a little hope and somebody who believes in them."
"The audience likes their emotions to be touched. They want to laugh and cry and feel good."
"The first year was hard for me to deal with. The second year was a little bit easier, but still difficult. It took me five years to get it out of me. It was a difficult moment, a difficult time."
"Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates."
"I'd never been on a team where if you don't win a championship, it's a failure. For that to be the norm is pretty mind-boggling. The bar has been set pretty high here because of the history."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Failure Quotes
"I was around when my father finished the last payment of his house. I remember like it was yesterday. He had worked all those years to own that house and he cried. He was so excited and so happy and I want to see other people get that feeling, too,"
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Fathers Quotes
"We're not letting you just come into our community anymore without a partner or without one of us being a partner in that deal,"
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Community Quotes
"I think it would give young people a lot of hope. And not just young people living with autism, but all young people. It would help them to reach their goals and dreams. and tell them never to give up. And also, be ready for your shot when called upon."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Hope Quotes
"I've seen people get exploited in Hollywood because of poor representation. From what I've seen, these two men have their clients' best interests at heart, as does everyone else involved in the project. I think we are going to produce a movie that does the story justice."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Hollywood Quotes
"But right now, that's not happening. God is blessing me, so we're going to continue to do what we're doing,"
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: God Quotes

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