” My mission my whole career was just to be somebody that you can look at and say, ‘That’s the guy I want to go into battle with. “


” I’ve always been about progress and accomplishment. When you set your mind toward a goal, you continue to have follow-through. “


” You don’t need a corporation or a marketing company to brand you now: you can do it yourself. You can establish who you are with a social media following. “


” I give a lot of shoes away, but there are some shoes that sometimes I’m like, I don’t think they ever even released these. Sometimes, I don’t know what they’ve released. But sometimes, friends of mine that work for Nike will visit and say, ‘They never made these, so you need to hold on to these. “


” Money can make people look at you in strange ways. You get phone calls from people you haven’t spoken with in a long time, and they’ll leave a message saying, ‘Do me a favor, call me back. I have something I want to ask you.’ I’m not going to answer those calls, because there’s always something behind it, like a loan. “


” I know you want me to let you in on some big secret to success in the NBA. The secret is there is no secret. It’s just boring old habits. “


” As a team, we’re all inside a bubble. Each of us only has so much room to operate. You have to carve out your space and recognize that because of someone else’s needs, you might have to compromise a bit. “


” There’s always a thrill to see a guy’s face when you sent ’em packing because you’re gonna be the last person they thought about, the whole offseason. “


” As a human being, it’s in your nature, when somebody says something about you negatively, to defend yourself and lash back. That’s what we all have to learn not to do. You have to forgive a person. And when you forgive a person, you have to forgive yourself. “


” It’s a war of wills out there on the court. You have to have a stronger will than your opponent, and every guy on your team has to feel that same way against the guy he’s guarding. “


” I’m always going to be a Celtic no matter what. It’s always going to be in my veins. Once you live there and play for that team and win a championship, it doesn’t matter where you go. “



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