In life, winning and losing will both happen. What is never acceptable is quitting.
Other Magic Johnson quotes:
I never think that there's something I can't do, whether it's beating my opponent one on one or practicing another hour because something about my game is just not right.
I love coming to work. I never have a bad day.
If you hate to lose, you do whatever you need to do to make sure you're business is successful.
I look three to five years ahead, not 10 years behind.
For me, it always goes back to something I learned in basketball. There's winning and there's losing, and in life you have to know they both will happen. But what's never been acceptable to me is quitting.
If you want someone to be your mentor, you better be ready to listen and be humbled.
Even as a fierce competitor I try to smile.
I try to hire people I dont have to motivate. But I do motivate the people working with and for me.
I'm at peace with myself. The main thing is not letting people dictate what I do or what I am.
I'm a big believer in dreaming. If you don't dream it, you can't become it.