Quotes by Jerry West

Jerome Alan West is an American basketball executive and former player. During his active career West played professionally for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association.

Jerry West belongs to the following category: Basketball Players & Coaches

The best Quotes and Sayings

I hate to say it's not a Laker but Michael Jordan. He's been the greatest player I've ever seen. And I'm probably a harsh judge of talent in the sense that I admire players that are really good defensive players and really good offensive players.

- Jerry West

You can't get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good.

- Jerry West

When it's time for me to walk away from something, I walk away from it. My mind, my body, my conscience tell me that enough is enough.

- Jerry West

Fear of failure, it's the greatest motivational tool. It drives me and drives me and drives me.

- Jerry West

I'm a Gemini. Know what that means? There are two very different sides to me.

- Jerry West