Kobe Bryant Quotes

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My role is to make sure we’re moving in the right direction, getting points, rebounds, steals, assists and providing leadership.

-Kobe Bryant

I don’t want to be the next Michael Jordan, I only want to be Kobe Bryant.

-Kobe Bryant

I’m chasing perfection.

-Kobe Bryant

It’s disgusting, but my father taught me when your mouth gets dry, just suck the sweat out of your own jersey. There’s no bravado to any of it; it’s just a disgusting little trick.

-Kobe Bryant

If you’re afraid to fail, then you’re probably going to fail.

-Kobe Bryant

I’ll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it’s sitting on the bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot.

-Kobe Bryant

I’m focused on the task that lies ahead for us.

-Kobe Bryant

The most important thing is to try and inspire people so that they can be great in whatever they want to do.

-Kobe Bryant

People just don’t understand how obsessed I am with winning.

-Kobe Bryant

The important thing is that your teammates have to know your pulling for them and you really want them to be successful.

-Kobe Bryant

I don’t have to hear that criticism, that idiotic criticism anymore.

-Kobe Bryant

I’m reflective only in the sense that I learn to move forward. I reflect with purpose.

-Kobe Bryant

Everybody wants to talk about NBA players being selfish and arrogant and individuals. But what you saw today was a team bonding and facing adversity and coming out with a big win.

-Kobe Bryant

The only thing I’m afraid of is bees. I don’t like bees. I’m allergic to them.

-Kobe Bryant

If they want to win right now, I’m all for it. That’s all I said the whole time. If you want to wait five years, let me know. My legs aren’t as young as they used to be.

-Kobe Bryant

I focus on one thing and one thing only- that’s trying to win as many championships as I can.

-Kobe Bryant

 

 

As far as carrying the torch for the years to come, I don’t know. I just want to be the best basketball player I can be.

-Kobe Bryant

Winning takes precedence over all. There’s no gray area. No almosts.

-Kobe Bryant

Everything negative- pressure, challenges – is all an opportunity for me to rise.

-Kobe Bryant

I’m here. I’m not going anywhere. No matter what the injury- unless it’s completely debilitating- I’m going to be the same player I’ve always been. I’ll figure it out. I’ll make some tweaks, some changes, but I’m still coming.

-Kobe Bryant

Sometimes I do wonder what college would have been like. But I made my decision.

-Kobe Bryant

These young guys are playing checkers. I’m out here playing chess.

-Kobe Bryant

I draw from the crowd a lot.

-Kobe Bryant

Christmas morning, I’m going to open presents with my kids. I’m going to take pictures of them opening presents. Then I’m going to come to the Staples Center and get ready to work.

-Kobe Bryant

You have to be able to separate business from the love of the game. There were a lot of decisions made business-wise that I wasn’t happy with, and I took a lot of blame over the years. But you have to be able to separate that from the love you have for the game.

-Kobe Bryant

 

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