Carmelo Anthony Quotes | Best Basketball Quotes

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

  • Nobody should expect more of you than you expect of yourself. »Open Image«
  • People look at me like I’m on my way out of the game. I’m just getting started. »Open Image«
  • Success is the result of psychologically preparing for it, prior to achieving it! »Open Image«
  • Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold. »Open Image«
  • Make the Science of your Culture a part of your life. »Open Image«
  • To go out there and play and have fun and hopefully win a championship. That’s my goal.
  • How can one improve without deconstructing the old.
  • I think I’ll always want to improve my defense. That’s something that can always be better.
  • Play hard, learn as much as I can and do what I do best. The rest will take care of itself.
  • I can’t worry about what other people are saying about me. At the end of the day, it’s just their opinions, but if I said I don’t hear it, or it doesn’t bother me a little bit, I’d be lying to you.
  • I think people fail to realize that teams and organizations have been stacking teams since way back in the day.
  • If we win playing ugly ball, we’ll take it.
  • I live for stuff like that, getting the ball in the last seconds. Whether I make the shot or miss it, I would rather put that pressure on me.
  • When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I’m already better than them.
  • Always stay true to yourself. Some people will like it, some people won’t. Life goes on.
  • I won in high school, I won a national championship in college, I want to win one in the NBA. But winning a gold medal, I don’t think anything can top that.
  • I think in certain situations last year and the year before last I would have tried to take that shot with three people on me. But I’ve seen even if I don’t shoot the ball to win the game, I can win the game by passing it out of a double team.
  • I kind of forced my way to New York, and I have some unfinished business to take care of. I wouldn’t have felt right from a personal standpoint, just getting up and leaving.
  • When I was young, I was sold on winning. I was always serious on the court. As I got older, I realized that it was just a basketball game. Just go out there and have fun.
  • If I were president? First thing I’d do is take care of the school teachers. I’m not saying we should start ‘em out with six figures, but in some places they’ve got to be mother, father, brother, sister, and mentor. They’re real important people. Let’s give ‘em a raise — and attract the best people to the job. 
  • How Can U Fairly Assess Someone From The Outside Looking In, When Majority Of The Times You Will Be Wrong
  • Everyone is not going to love u. Most people don’t love themselves.
  • I will never lose my passion.
  • You’ve got to have fun on the court. If you ain’t having fun, then basketball ain’t fun.
  • When you’re going to games, you’re going to work — and that’s something that, over the years, I’ve had to gravitate to. The NBA’s a Fortune 500 company. That’s how you look at it. And all the other Fortune 500 companies out there in the world, you don’t see their CEOs and COOs going to work with white tees and baggy clothes and stuff like that. So I have to take that same approach.
  • I know night in and night out I’m gonna go out there and put my work in regardless of win, loss or draw. I’m still going to go out there and be the best player I can be.
  • I think going to college for that one year was probably the best thing I have ever done.
  • These are not just hands; they are game winners. They are vicious rebounders. They steal from the weak. They dominate in the triple- threat. They swat away nonsense. Sometimes they thrown down hard; other times they have the softest touch. 

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These quotes were taken from interviews, Carmelo Anthony’s Twitter page  and his Instagram.