Allen Iverson Quotes | Best Basketball Quotes

Below is a list of Allen Iverson quotes. Click »Open Image« to open an image with the quote and the author.

  • When you are not practicing, someone else is getting better. »Open Image«
  • Everybody wants you to be perfect, but not themselves. »Open Image«
  • When you work hard, good things happen. »Open Image«
  • I don’t wanna be Jordan, I don’t wanna be Magic, I don’t wanna be Bird or Isiah, I don’t wanna be any of those guys… when my career’s over, I want to look in the mirror and say I did it my way. »Open Image«
  • You can have all the talent in the world, but if you don’t have any heart, you’re going to struggle as a player, and if the team doesn’t have the heart, then the team is going to struggle.
  • I didn’t come into this league thinking I knew everything, the way some people think I did. I knew I had a lot to learn. I just wanted to learn it all right away
  • What I’ve learned late in my career is, regardless of whether you play well or not, if the team doesn’t win, it’s all for nothing.
  • I don’t want to be a point guard, or a two-guard, I want people to think of me as “creative”, I just want to create on the court.
  • If you love me, then love me. If you don’t, then believe what you hear and run with that.
  • I don’t really care if I play well or play bad, it’s frustrating to lose the game. It doesn’t do any good if we play well and lose basketball games. 
  • If your kid goes out and blows somebody’s head off because Allen Iverson has said he was going to blow somebody’s head off on wax, then you’re doing a bad job as a parent.
  • They’re targeting guys who dress like me — guys who dress hip-hop. Put a murderer in a suit, and he’s still a murderer.
  • Just because you put a guy in a tuxedo, it doesn’t mean he’s a good guy.
  • I feel like if they want us to dress a certain way, they should pay for our clothes.
  • I made a lot of mistakes, a lot of things I’m not proud of. But it’s only for other people to learn from.
  • Once I stop being aggressive on the basketball court, I’ll be hurting my team more than helping them.
  • These guys don’t have all the physical ability but they are able to win basketball games because they play the right way.
  • In 2001 we didn’t have all the talent in the world, we just had me on offense and just a bunch of tough ass dudes, and a great coach in Larry Brown.
  • And of course, the timeless practice rant for your viewing pleasure.

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