Terrell Owens’ Best Quotes!

Terrell Eldorado Owens is the full name of one of Terrell Owens‘ prominent former American footballers. He spent 16 seasons in the National Football League (NFL) as a wide receiver. He’s a five-time All-Pro and six-time Pro Bowler who also holds a number of NFL records.

Furthermore, Terrell Owens is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time and has been involved in many scandals during his career. He was linked to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2018.

Here are some of his best quotes:

“I don’t have no friends. I don’t want no friends. That’s how I feel.”― Terrell

“It doesn’t matter what people say about me, I weather the storm.”― Terrell

“Instead of me having a breakdown, I’m focusing on me having a breakthrough.”― Terrell

“A lot of emotional stress that people go through, some people figure out a way to handle it. They have a strong enough support system to keep going and keep moving forward. And some people, they feel like they don’t have that outlet.”― Terrell Owens

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“Everything that I’ve gone through since the end of 2010, from me finding out about my financial adviser stealing, mismanaging my money – that affected everything, from child support, mortgages, to me having to sell my properties, me being in and out of court trying to modify my child support. It’s a lot to deal with at one time.”― Terrell Oens

“You never know what a person is going through, regardless of how much money they make or however great a life you think they’re living.”― Terrell

“I’ll do whatever it takes to win.”― Terrell Owens

“God may not be there when you want him but he is always on time.”― Terrell Owens

“Right is right and wrong is wrong.”― Terrell Owens

“Life and death. At some point we’re gonna leave this world. Do I know when? Absolutely not.”― Terrell Owens

“If you align expectations with reality, you will never be disappointed.”― Terrell Owens


“I’m human; that’s what people don’t realize.”― Terrell

“I’m not gonna waste your time, so I wouldn’t expect you to waste my time.”― Terrell Owens

“I love me some me.”― Terrell

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“People forget that I’m a human being, just because I play a sport that everybody loves. We’re human. We’re not invincible. We share the same feelings and emotions that people on the outside feel. I don’t think people really understand that.”― Terrell Owens

“I know my body better than anything, better than anybody.”― Terrell

“I didn’t know who my daddy was until I was 10 or 12. Surprising as it may seem, he was living right across the street.”― Terrell Owens

“I think people change, but the media, they never allowed me to change. They never allowed me to be a better person.”― Terrell

“I feel like football players are overworked and underpaid compared to any other sports.”― Terrell

“This is God’s world this is not the media’s world.”― Terrell

“I wanted a NBA basketball gym at my house and that’s what I worked hard for and I was able to achieve that.”― Terrell

“I don’t have to play football.”― Terrell Owens

“God blessed me to play football.”― Terrell Owens

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“I feel like with me being a big part of any offense, then the numbers are going to come.”― Terrell Owens

“I may be a public figure, but really, I’m just like a guy who could be in your family and have some difficult things happen to him.”― Terrell Owens

“Some people are too prideful to go out and reach out to people to help them in that situation because it’s just such a dark time.”― Terrell

“When I step on the field, you know what you gonna get.”― Terrell

“I’ve sustained a meniscus injury, shortly after that I sustained an ACL injury so really just going through that and going through some personal issues, personal problems within myself.”― Terrell

“A lot of people think I’m stuck up. Pretty much that I’m arrogant. I only do that when I’m on the field.”― Terrell Owens

“A lot of people have to deal with the feeling that their worlds are caving in.”― Terrell

“I don’t want that to be the headline.”― Terrell

“I don’t see outside of me.”― Terrell


“I just feel like I know what I bring to the game. Very confident in what I do.”― Terrell

“There are things players go through on an everyday basis in the business of football. You don’t see it all with the glitz and glamour of game day.”― Terrell

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