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Vince Carter quotes on life, passion, game, hard work, love, life, family, childhood, and basketball.

8 Quotes By Vince Carter

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Vince Carter is an American basketball player known as one of the longest running players in the National Basketball Association. Due to his high flying game play and super speed, he is adorably known among his peers as ‘Air Canada’ and ‘Vincanity’. Throughout his glorious NBA career, Vince has played successfully for many big NBA teams such as Toronto Raptors and Dallas Mavericks. He currently plays for Atlanta Hawks and has completed a total of 21 years on the basketball court, thus becoming the fourth longest playing NBA star. An 8 times NBA All-Star, Vince is also an active philanthropist and runs Embassy of Hope, an organization that helps the troublesome families in Florida. Other than receiving many awards for his on-court skills, he has been honoured with many humanitarian awards as well. Starting from the bottom, Vince’s quotes on subjects such as life, passion, game, hard work, love, life, family, childhood and basketball have been inspiring to his fans. We have compiled a list of best Vince Carter quotes taken from his interviews, speeches and book.

My first dunk was actually in sixth grade.

- Vince Carter

I play some fighting games, but mostly I just play sports.

- Vince Carter

I just think people should be able to express themselves.

- Vince Carter

I don't care how I got here. In the books, when you look at it 10 or 20 years from now, it's not going say how he got here, it's going to say he's here and he represented the team.

- Vince Carter

I don't want or need to gain respect with what I do off the court. I want respect for what I do on the court.

- Vince Carter

Everybody is different. Everybody has different styles. Just do it the best way you know how.

- Vince Carter

There's not a thing that any of you guys can say bad about me that would hurt my feelings... I'm not coming at you, what I'm saying is that, I'm willing to take that heat for my team, if we're playing well or if we're not playing well.

- Vince Carter

I think people are going to like my new shoes. I like them. I had a lot of success with the one last year, but this year's shoe is going to be a little different, but at the same time it's going to be a little spin-off on last year's shoe.

- Vince Carter