89+ Best Stephen Curry Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Wardell Stephen “Steph” Curry II is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association. Profoundly inspirational Stephen Curry quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

Famous Stephen Curry Quotes

I’ve always believed that success for anyone is all about drive, dedication, and desire, but for me, it’s also been about confidence and faith. – Stephen Curry

If you don’t fall how are you going to know what getting up is like? – Stephen Curry

Doesn’t matter where you come from, what you have or don’t have… All you need to have is faith in God, an undying passion for what you do and what you choose to do in this life, and a relentless drive and the will to do whatever it takes to be successful in whatever you put your mind to. – Stephen Curry

Success is not an accident, success is actually a choice. – Stephen Curry

Every step of the way I think you learn something that makes you a better player, and all those lessons really come out when it matters the most in a championship. – Stephen Curry

I try to use every game as an opportunity to witness. I try to do a little signal every time I make a shot as a way to preach the message in little ways that I can. – Stephen Curry

We just forced them into tough shots that whole overtime. It was a classic five minutes that we needed. – Stephen Curry

I think I may have too much of a scientific mindset and am always looking for the caveats and qualifications in any situation. I never thought seriously of doing a PhD until relatively late in the day. I was always diligent at the book-work at university but the brightest amongst my friends all seemed to have a more intuitive grasp of the subject. – Stephen Curry

Physically I feel pretty good; that’s the main key, is just making sure your body is ready to play every night since you play so many games and I feel like I’m there. – Stephen Curry

I got good grades but no particular comment stands out in my memory, I’m afraid. I was one of those annoying and rather boring model pupils. – Stephen Curry

In my late teens, like many a devout Catholic boy, I considered the priesthood and even went as far as discussing the idea at a seminary in Belfast but hesitated. I decided to focus on physics at university, another way perhaps to contemplate the mysteries of reality. – Stephen Curry

A lot more variables in golf. But the biggest thing is like just routine. Like I think that’s the biggest correlation between golfers and basketball players, is for me I really rely on my routine every single day when I get ready for games and how I prepare. – Stephen Curry

I remember back when I was 10 and my dad was telling me: Hey, I’m going on a trip this week to play out in Lake Tahoe. I didn’t really know where Lake Tahoe was going back, living back in North Carolina. – Stephen Curry

I enjoy that atmosphere, because you play golf all the time but you don’t get to play in front of this many people and feel the energy of the crowd.You hit a bad shot, they boo; you hit a good shot, they cheer you. It’s awesome. So I love it. – Stephen Curry

Golf’s for everybody. – Stephen Curry

I’m pretty confident, let’s just say that, in my game right now, for what it is. So if that means a win, then I’ll be real happy. – Stephen Curry

I can accomplish all those. It’s really awkward, kind of, for me coming out here and being in a competitive golf atmosphere. I don’t get to do it but once a year, except my, like, local tournaments back home in Oakland. – Stephen Curry

My wife would probably say I’m the messiest person in the history of husbands. – Stephen Curry

Obviously he deserved that Finals MVP award. He is a great talent and he is a huge reason why we are celebrating. – Stephen Curry

I liked school and was a bit of an all-rounder academically, I struggled with music. I can’t hold a note when singing and abandoned any notion of a career in music after barely scraping a pass in grade 2 piano. – Stephen Curry

I still have a Lydia Ko-signed golf ball in my sock drawer that I’ll keep for a while. – Stephen Curry

Kitchen is the place where we have our best and worst conversations. It’s such a dying thing, people sitting around the table and enjoying dinner together in their home. My mission is to keep that alive. – Stephen Curry

I’m a golf junkie. I watch every tournament pretty much. I watch interviews. I watch warm-up routines. All that stuff. – Stephen Curry

I’m pretty in tune with everything that happens on the PGA TOUR. Jordan Spieth is my guy. I love watching him play. – Stephen Curry

If you’re not prepared to give some truly independent thought to what this world is all about, then what is the point of being alive? – Stephen Curry

If it’s sports and women’s golf, men’s golf, and it’s on TV, I’m watching it. I watched those ladies do what they do at such a high level, and she’s obviously a big basketball fan and a fan of ours, too. So it was cool to have that interaction. – Stephen Curry

I’ve played with Mardy Fish a lot. Played with him, I think, two years ago in one of the weekend rounds. – Stephen Curry

Obviously, everybody wants to see Tiger [Woods] come back, but I think it’s in a really good place with how much talent is out there and the exciting finishes you have, week in, week out. – Stephen Curry

I can speak volumes about the guy sitting next to me. You look at his stat line tonight, he had a lot of foul trouble and didn’t really get going, but when he was in there, he was defending. He was playing physical, and he was doing everything he could to help us win. – Stephen Curry

This was an unbelievable experience. – Stephen Curry

When you get out in the field, it’s just like any other game. You want to be the same player, the same team that has gotten them to that point. I don’t think you have to do anything special. Just be yourself and allow all the time you put in that take over and get the job done. – Stephen Curry

I’m very conscious of data and analytics, and understanding how our body works and different loads that we put on it throughout the course of games and practices. It helps you make adjustments if you need to, helps you be smarter about your workouts, and I think it protects you from injuries to not over-exert yourself. – Stephen Curry

I have a bet with my mom that involves a little money, and if I have too many turnovers, she gets in my pocket. I’m afraid of that for sure. – Stephen Curry

Being a superstar means you’ve reached your potential, and I don’t think I’ve reached my potential as a basketball player and as a leader yet. – Stephen Curry

Basketball was mine, and that’s what’s carried me to this point. – Stephen Curry

I’m not a daily coffee guy at all, or energy drinks or anything like that. – Stephen Curry

What goes through my head when I’m going to take a game-winning shot is … I better make it. Don’t be afraid of the moment. – Stephen Curry

I can’t say enough, how important my faith is to how I play the game and who I am. – Stephen Curry

In a game, there are so many different variables that are thrown at you – the defense, where your teammates are, how fast your body’s moving, and you have to be in control of all those decisions. – Stephen Curry

You don’t have to live anybody else’s story. – Stephen Curry

It’s all about winning. Stats really don’t matter, I mean, guys have great series and all that, and people take notice and take their place in history with those stats and all that stuff. But at the end of the day, it’s all about winning and what you can do to help your team get to that point. – Stephen Curry

We overload in our workouts so that the game slows down in real life. It helps you become a smarter basketball player. – Stephen Curry

Being a father kind of gives you something more to play for. – Stephen Curry

No better blessing than the responsibility of fatherhood. – Stephen Curry

I can get better. I haven’t reached my ceiling yet on how well I can shoot the basketball. – Stephen Curry

The funny part is I feel like somebody is stalking me, like, at my local course and sizing up my game. – Stephen Curry

The more years I go, the more experience I have, the more that nutrition and eating the right foods is important for recovery and things like that. – Stephen Curry

I learned how quickly I actually released my shot off the dribble. I know that’s something I work on, and really use in games, but I didn’t know exactly how quick it was, down to like the millisecond. – Stephen Curry

Have a day off, which is very rare in our line of work, but that’s something we like to do. Like I said, it’s a nice way to take your mind off the game and just go out and relax and have fun. – Stephen Curry

It’s a really weird mindset to kind of try to take my mentality on the basketball court and bring it here on to the golf course. I don’t want to have too high of expectations on, like, each hole, just try to enjoy the process, but hopefully get out to a good start tomorrow and be in the conversation and see what happens. – Stephen Curry

I really cherish everything that basketball brings; and I think, for me, it’s been a great ride and I’m not done yet. – Stephen Curry

I have much less confidence on the greens than I do on the court. Everybody asks like if putting is like shooting free throws. Like that six-footer for par or something like that. It has a very similar kind of mindset. – Stephen Curry

If I make a double bogey, the fans on whatever hole better watch out; I might throw it. I might throw it at them. – Stephen Curry

You obviously have your routines that you rely on, then you go out and play and have fun. For us in basketball, we have a seven-game series, so you have time to adjust if you need to. It’s a fun experience to go through, and one that I’ll remember for a long time. – Stephen Curry

Yesterday was the first time I saw Kevin Durant in a Warrior T-shirt. I like did a double-take; it was the weirdest thing ever, because it’s still kind of fresh. – Stephen Curry

All 14 guys on the team have sacrificed something to get to this point. – Stephen Curry

We want to get another one. – Stephen Curry

Every decision he made, I think everybody bought into it. Whether you understood it or not, you bought into it. Because he’s a champion. He’s won five of these or something like that, so you’ve got to trust a guy that’s been here before and his view for our team. – Stephen Curry

There’s more to me than just this jersey I wear, and that’s Christ living inside of me. – Stephen Curry

Everything happens for a reason, and everything has a story, and if you take time to realise what your dream is and what you really want in life… whether it’s sports, whether it’s in other fields, you have to realise that there’s always work to do. – Stephen Curry

Basketball isn’t just a sport. It is an art, one that must be mastered to succeed. – Stephen Curry

Success is born out of faith, an undying passion, and a relentless drive. – Stephen Curry

Each game is an opportunity to be on a great stage and be a witness for Christ. When I step on the floor, people should know who I represent, who I believe in. – Stephen Curry

What I tell people is be the best version of yourself in anything that you do. You don’t have to live anybody else’s story. – Stephen Curry

Success comes after you conquer your biggest obstacles and hurdles. – Stephen Curry

If you take time to realize what your dream is and what you really want in life, no matter what it is, whether it’s sports or in other fields, you have to realize that there is always work to do, and you want to be the hardest working person in whatever you do, and you put yourself in a position to be successful. And you have to have a passion about what you do. – Stephen Curry

I’m not the guy who’s afraid of failure. I like to take risks, take the big shot and all that. – Stephen Curry

It represents a Bible verse I wear on my shoe. Philippians 4:13. It says ‘I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.’ It’s also my mantra, how I get up for games and why I play the way I do. – Stephen Curry

I love that basketball gives me the opportunities to do good things for people and to point them towards the Man who died for our sins on the cross. – Stephen Curry

On the court, I’m not afraid of anything. I try to have confidence and have a belief in myself. – Stephen Curry

I prepare to the point where instinct take over. – Stephen Curry

I know I have a place in Heaven waiting for me because of Him, and that’s something no earthly prize or trophy could ever top. – Stephen Curry

The best shooters shoot the exact same way every single time they look at the basket. – Stephen Curry

Kids put life into perspective. I never have a bad day. Life happens and you get bad news sometime, or things don’t go your way at work – for me that might mean I lose a game or not play well – but that doesn’t affect my mood from day to day. I love going home and seeing the smiles on my daughters’ faces being happy to see me, and that makes everything all right. – Stephen Curry

Think very carefully about what you want in life. Reckon with the risks. – Stephen Curry

I’ve never been afraid of big moments. I get butterflies.. I get nervous and anxious, but I think those are all good signs that I’m ready for the moment. – Stephen Curry

He credited his teammates, who he thanked in turn, with challenging him every day and driving him forward and making him a better player. – Stephen Curry

I do a little sign on the court every time i make a shot or a good pass and i pound my chest and point to the sky – it symbolizes that i have a heart for God. It’s something that my mom and I came up with in college and I do it every time I step on the floor as a reminder of who i’m playing for. – Stephen Curry

I’d rather be a non-All-Star playing in the Western Conference finals than an All-Star who’s sitting at home in May. – Stephen Curry

I’ve never been afraid of big moments. I get butterflies… I get nervous and anxious, but I think those are all good signs that I’m ready for the moment. – Stephen Curry

I’m not the guy who’s afraid of failure. I like to take risks, take the big shot and all that. – Stephen Curry

To excel at the highest level – or any level, really – you need to believe in yourself. – Stephen Curry

I try to make it look easy, but the behind-the-scenes stuff is the challenge. – Stephen Curry

Be humble, and be grateful for all the blessings in your life. – Stephen Curry

Be the best version of yourself in anything that you do. You don’t have to live anybody else’s story. – Stephen Curry

Sometimes people make it seem like you have to have certain prerequisites or a crazy life story in order to be successful in this world. But the truth is you really don’t. – Stephen Curry

Every time I rise up, I have confidence that I’m going to make it. – Stephen Curry

We’re going to have to work. We’re going to have to play well. Nothing will be given to us. – Stephen Curry

I always have an optimistic view, no matter what it is. – Stephen Curry

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