Top 25 Russell Westbrook Quotes

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It’s easy to recognize Russell Westbrook as he is an American professional basketball player. He played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Talking about his awards and achievements, he is a nine-time NBA All-Star and gained the NBA Most Valuable Player Award.

After playing college basketball for the UCLA Bruins, Russell Westbrook earned third-team all-conference honors in the Pac-10. He became very successful, earning great honors by playing even in college, and now he has been regarded as one of the most prominent NBA Stars. Besides basketball, he is also a great fashion designer.

Now, focus on the top 25 Russell Westbrook that are listed below.

Russell Westbrook on field
Russell Westbrook on field

“My childhood, I wouldn’t say it was bad. It helped me grow up. I stayed out of trouble. My parents taught me what’s wrong and right, and knowing that I had a little brother following me, I had to make sure I was doing the right thing so he knows what’s right, too. I was in the house nine days out of 10. There wasn’t nothing good outside for me.”― Russell Westbrook

“Messy stuff irritates me. I don’t like messiness. If you leave something around my house, I’ll tell you to move it back, clean it up, throw it in the trash – don’t matter, just get rid of it. I need stuff neat, organized. And once I start cleaning stuff, I don’t stop until it’s done. Otherwise I’m irritated all day.”― Russell Westbrook

“There’s no reason to hold yourself back and say you can’t do something in life unless you go for it and try to do it.”― Russell Westbrook

“I say, ‘Why not’ to everything.”― Russell Westbrook

“Every day when I get on the floor I give it my all and play because you never know what tomorrow holds.”― Russell Westbrook

“I think fatherhood would change anybody when you have your first son. It’s been amazing.”― Russell Westbrook

7th of 25 Russell Westbrook  Quotes

“Shoes make an outfit. You can throw on a crazy shirt and crazy pants but you add those shoes – done.”― Russell Westbrook

“Basketball is the axis that allows me to do the things that I do. I have so much love for the game, and it gives me to the option to be able to jump into fashion.”― Russell Westbrook

Magic Johnson was my favorite player growing up.”― Russell Westbrook

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“Everybody knows that I like Oklahoma City, and I love being here. I love everybody here.”― Russell Westbrook

“I’m confident in some of the things that I wear, regardless of what other people are wearing.”― Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook with his wife
Russell Westbrook with his wife

“I’m never satisfied. I’m always trying to get better and learn from my mistakes.”― Russell Westbrook

“If I get to know somebody, I’ll open up, but other than that I like to sit back and observe things.”― Russell Westbrook

“I’ve always had to prove myself to people growing up. I had to show them that I could do this and I could do that and paying no mind to what the critics said.”― Russell Westbrook

“Reading what a good shot is, based on time and score of the game, based on the shot clock, based on my position – there’s a lot of things that go into it. It’s a lot of things that you think about based on when to shoot it or when not to.”― Russell Westbrook

“My advantage is attacking, regardless of who’s in front of me. That’s my advantage. And I’ve got to use my advantage to help my team and help myself.”― Russell Westbrook

“You gotta win; that’s all I care about.”― Russell Westbrook

“I actually have a closet that’s all shoes, maybe 700 pairs.”― Russell Westbrook

“My friends and I started that motto early in high school – that attitude, that mentality – from way back then: Want to go to Stanford? Why not? Want to play in the NBA? Why not?”― Russell Westbrook

“You see how can you help your team, help yourself improve, and that’s what I try to figure out throughout the season.”― Russell Westbrook

“I have a certain taste, and I might be like, ‘I like this,’ when other people are like, ‘I can’t wear that.’ And in basketball, I might be able to do things other guys might not.”― Russell Westbrook

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“In college I didn’t dress up every day, for class or stuff like that, but when it came time to do certain things I’d dress up for sure.”― Russell Westbrook

“Obviously, in the NBA, there’s a lot of different decisions that people make. The whole thing in the NBA is that people sometimes have an opportunity to go where they want.”― Russell Westbrook

24th of 25 Russell Westbrook  Quotes

“When I was younger, I was into fashion, but I wasn’t always able to afford and have the platform to express myself and do different things that I’m able to do now.”― Russell Westbrook

“I’m not getting dressed to make a scene or, like, ‘Oh, look what Westbrook has on today!’ If I like something, I’ll put it on. I go to the game. That’s how it is.”― Russell Westbrook

Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah is an engineer and content writer passionate about sports and athletics. With a background in engineering and a love for all things active, Sanjib brings a unique perspective to the world of sports writing. Whether he is covering the latest trends in sports technology or sharing tips on improving your game, Sanjib's words are always rooted in a deep appreciation for players' hard work and dedication everywhere. In his free time, you can find him hitting the courts or hitting the trails, always looking for new ways to challenge himself and improve his skills.

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