Larry Bird: Push Yourself Again and Again
I don’t know if I practiced more than anybody, but I sure practiced enough. I still wonder if somebody – somewhere – was practicing more than me. – Larry Bird
Leadership is getting players to believe in you. If you tell a teammate you’re ready to play as tough as you’re able to, you’d better go out there and do it. Players will see right through a phony. And they can tell when you’re not giving it all you’ve got. – Larry Bird
What was his unique style or personality that set him apart from everyone else?
* Attitude * Hustle * Clutch Performer *
A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals. – Larry Bird
When I was young, I never wanted to leave the court until I got things exactly correct. My dream was to become a pro. – Larry Bird0