LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers in a game against the Washington Wizards at Verizon Center on November 21, 2014 in Washington, DC Via CC/Keith Allison– Compiled by Egypt Today
CAIRO – 30 December 2017: LeBron James, also known as King James, is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers. He is well-decorated, with four Most Valuable Player Awards, three Finals MVP Awards, three championships and two Olympic gold medals, all with the National Basketball Association (NBA).
In celebration of the 33rd birthday of one of the most looked up to and admired players in the NBA, we have gathered some of his quotes to set you up for the New Year ahead.
“You have to be able to accept failure to get better.” - LeBron James
“I treated it like every day was my last day with a basketball.” - LeBron James
“My mom and I have always been there for each other. We had some tough times, but she was always there for me.” - LeBron James
“But now, being a parent, I go home and see my son and I forget about any mistake I ever made or the reason I'm upset. I get home and my son is smiling or he comes running to me. It has just made me grow as an individual and grow as a man.” - LeBron James
“I have short goals – to get better every day, to help my teammates every day – but my only ultimate goal is to win an NBA championship. It's all that matters. I dream about it. I dream about it all the time, how it would look, how it would feel. It would be so amazing.” - LeBron James
“I like criticism. It makes you strong.” - LeBron James
“You can't be afraid to fail. It's the only way you succeed – you're not gonna succeed all the time, and I know that.” - LeBron James
“I always say, decisions I make, I live with them. There's always ways you can correct them or ways you can do them better. At the end of the day, I live with them.” - LeBron James
“But ever since I was a kid, I was always the winner.” - LeBron James