/files/images/authors/picture/scott-brooks_quotes.png

Scott Brooks - Quotes

There are 22 quotes by Scott Brooks at 95quotes.com. Find your favorite quotations and top quotes by Scott Brooks from this hand-picked collection . Feel free to share these quotes and sayings on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr & Twitter or any of your favorite social networking sites.

I believe this with all my heart: The greatest coach of all time in my eyes is my mom. She's instilled in me a toughness and a perseverance and just a never-quit mentality, and I thank her every day for providing me, for what she sacrificed her life for.

I believe this with all my heart: The greatest coach of all time in my eyes is my mom. She's instilled in me a toughness and a perseverance and just a never-quit mentality, and I thank her every day for providing me, for what she sacrificed her life for.

I'm very thankful to players like John Stockton and Spud Webb. They've made it possible for someone like me to make it. I think teams are actually looking for one player under 6-feet now, because they make things happen. ---->>>

You play 20 games, you have one bad game, I think any team in this league will live with that. ---->>>

To this day, I hate walnuts and I hate onions because on weekends when the walnuts and onions were in season, we were out there first thing in the morning and out there until the sun went down topping onions or picking walnuts. ---->>>

When you get punched, you have to get up. You have no other choice. If you don't, you're not going to grow, you're not going to get better as a player. ---->>>

You can have great players, but if they don't want to be coached, what are you going to do? ---->>>

I've been around young, talented, non-coachable players. I've been around veteran, talented, non-coachable players. No matter what you do, sooner or later - even if a coach comes in that's able to connect with them - if that's who they are, they're going to go back to it. ---->>>

I've never talked to our guys about being young. That's an easy crutch to fall on. You really just have to come in and build the spirit up of your team by working them everyday, showing them examples of what they've done and reinforce their work. ---->>>

Mind games to me are overrated. ---->>>

The more games you coach, the more comfortable you feel. ---->>>

There are 30 great jobs in the NBA, and I've got one of them. ---->>>

You really just have to come in and build the spirit up of your team by working them everyday, showing them examples of what they've done and reinforce their work. ---->>>

You worked every day to earn what's on the table, literally. It was a week-to-week thing. And I wouldn't change it. I would not change it for anything. ---->>>

I love being in the gym. ---->>>

I was the youngest of seven kids and I would not have been able to go to college without an athletic scholarship. ---->>>

The NBA needs more of that 'it's-about-us-against-them' mentality. ---->>>

When you have an intense game, you're going to have arguments. I have no problem with it. I think it's healthy. ---->>>

There's nothing that you can say in the paper that should affect you. ---->>>

When you don't have much and you need to be at work, there's no such thing as being sick. ---->>>

You learn from playing against the best players and the best teams, and we're going to keep fighting and figuring out ways to beat them. ---->>>

Progress and Poverty was the most closely knit, fascinating, and convincing specimen of argumentation that, I believe, ever sprang from the mind of man. ---->>>

You don't think the losing is ever going to end, but when it does end, you get to enjoy it and keep working with it and keep getting it better, and that's where we are. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-31, 1965
Birthplace:
Die:
Occupation: Coach
Website:

Scott William Brooks (born July 31, 1965) is an American professional basketball coach, currently head coach of the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and a former professional basketball player. Brooks played point guard at San Joaquin Delta College and Texas Christian University, before finishing his final two years at the University of California, Irvine (wikipedia)