Michael Jordan quote on fear

Michael Jordan quote on fear
Michael Jordan quote on fear

“I know fear is an obstacle for some people, but to me it’s an illusion. Any fear is an illusion. You think something is standing in your way, but nothing is there – only an opportunity to do your best and gain some success.”
Michael Jordan

This inspirational Michael Jordan quotes on fear is taken from his book I Can’t Accept Not Trying.

Michael Jordan (born February 17, 1963), is an American former professional basketball player. Jordan played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards. His biography on the NBA website states: “By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time.” In 2015, Jordan became the first athlete in history to become a billionaire, according to Forbes. In 1999, he was named the greatest North American athlete of the 20th century by ESPN. Jordan played on two Olympic gold medal-winning American basketball teams.

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15 Comments


  1. Truth lies within that quote. Excellent selection! Any quote demolishing fear is a good quote in my book.

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  2. This is so logically, so true, so simple and profound. I love watching him play as child, he made everything look so possible, so attainable, if you just reach for it. Now I understand how, because he is on a frequency in which fear does not exist. Thank you for sharing this.

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  3. Beautiful quote. I missed watching him play. Thanks for sharing!

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  4. I particularly like the part on fear being an illusion. FDR stated in his inaugural address, ‘Only thing we have to fear is fear itself.’
    Thank you for the quote by Michael Jordan.

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  5. thank you for visiting – wish this was true – for some with emotional blocks, fear is like a massive tsunami, they cant even see the top of and impossible to get beyond – wish someone could tell me how to help them get over this sort of fear

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