Alonzo Mourning Quotes


21 Alonzo Mourning quotes:



"You can hardly touch a guy. If anybody has any athletic ability and quickness, with the first step he's going to get to the basket. They don't want you to touch guys on the dribble. I remember when I came into the league, you could touch guys. You can't do that anymore."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"You know what? We've still got a whole summer. So, that's not really etched in stone. He's at an age right now, man, where I wouldn't put any guarantees on the future."
"There's a disappointment there because I still feel there's an emptiness in my career that just wasn't filled."
"When the new ownership came in, they made some decisions I wasn't pleased with. And when they changed the whole aspect of it, I just totally lost interest."
"I want to live 50 more years. I'm 33 years old... and I want to live to at least be 80 and see my kids grow up and see my grandkids. That's important to me."
"I was hurting. I had some ailments I was dealing with. It's not like I was holding out."
"It felt better just putting on that jersey, and at the end of all this just coming out with a win. That's what this is all about."
"I've got to worry about Alonzo Mourning, because a year or two ago there was a chance that Alonzo Mourning wouldn't be standing here talking to you. That's the cold reality of it."
"Once my doctor began treating my kidney disease, my greatest challenge was the constant exhaustion. Fortunately, my doctor explained that anemia was causing my exhaustion and that people with serious illnesses, like kidney disease, may be at increased risk for anemia."
"I can still play this game at a high level; I've proven that. I want to be home. I want to be close to my family. I want to be close to my foundation and my business interests."
"I know I can still play this game at a high level, ... I feel like I'm a Hall of Fame player."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Fame Quotes
"I think he has a huge upside. He has a great NBA body and now it's just a matter of him incorporating his talents into a system."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Body Quotes
"I was very, very confident in my body. As soon as the doctors gave me the green light, I knew that I would be capable of contributing in a way that will benefit this ball club."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Body Quotes
"I'm going to have a long conversation with Stu. He was once a player. He knows the intensity in the playoffs. I thought he would have made better judgment in his decision."
"I hate to use excuses, but... I haven't been able to do anything for five weeks. I'm a step off. The good thing about it is that I won't have any setbacks by playing. The doctor said the only way for me to get it stronger is to play."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Hate Quotes
"I'm extremely disappointed because the purpose of this whole thing is to try to win, ... It goes to show you that [ownership's] main objective isn't about whether this team wins a championship."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Purpose Quotes
"I'm extremely disappointed because the purpose of this whole thing is to try to win. It goes to show you that [ownership's] main objective isn't about whether this team wins a championship."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Purpose Quotes
"I'm coming close to being back on the court. I'm making a tremendous amount of progress."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Progress Quotes
"When I saw his height and the potential he had, I knew good things were going to happen. If he stayed two more years, he'd be the first pick in the (NBA) draft."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Potential Quotes
"Words can't express how good it is to see him back out there. I know how frustrating it was for him to be out."
Author: Mourning Quotes Category: Words Quotes



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