Gary Payton quotes

  • Not being able to rebound better was a thorn in our foot.
    -- Gary Payton

    #Feet #Able #Rebound

  • My oldest brother and my middle brother would always beat me up and take the ball from me. I used to cry a lot, so I used to come in here and get my dad. He used to be on my team, so he used to hold them down and let me score the basket.
    -- Gary Payton

    #Brother #Dad #Team

  • It is much easier to be the hunter than the hunted. When you are the one not expected to do anything, you play better.
    -- Gary Payton

    #Play #Hunters #Easier

  • Way to rock lil' homie. Much Love.
    -- Gary Payton

    #Rocks #Way

  • You can have whatever you want if you believe in yourself and keep your feet firmly planted in the ground.

  • TIME's Person of the Year for 2006, maintainer of a foot long beard

  • an optimist is the man who looks after your eyes, and the pessimist the person who looks after your feet.

  • Though the object of being a Great Power is to be able to fight a Great War, the only way of remaining a Great Power is not to fight one.

  • Once you have your practice and you have your mechanics, you must be able to go out there and trust your mechanics.

  • I want certain things out of life. I want my grand kids, my kids' kids, being able to inherit what I've worked so hard to build.

  • I'm kind of glad that I was able to properly grow up before becoming a massive movie star.

  • In order to persuade Britain to pack up, to compel her to make peace, it was essential to rob her of her hope of being able still to confront us, on the continent itself, with an adversary of a stature equal to our own.

  • If I can't expect someone to be accountable off the floor, how can I expect them to guard a pick and roll? Or get a rebound?

  • Drums all have their own particulars - each drum has a place where they sound the best - where they ring out and resonate the best, and the head surface isn't too loose or too tight, mainly so you get a good rebound off of the head.

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