And from the first time I picked up a basketball at age eight - I had a lot of difficulty when I first picked up a basketball, because I was a scrub - there were things that I liked about it.Julius Erving
But you know, if you live an affluent lifestyle, there are all types of trappings that are there that you have to be cognizant of, and you've got to try and communicate freely and gain understanding about and then keep moving on, because you know, sometimes lifestyles are chosen for us as opposed to us choosing them.Julius Erving
But you know, we have a very normal family. We've had our ups and downs. You know, we've had our issues, but we've had great cause for celebration.Julius Erving
I came from a broken home, so my mom was a major influence in my life.Julius Erving
I firmly believe that respect is a lot more important, and a lot greater, than popularity.Julius Erving
I liked the game, I enjoyed the game, and the game fed me enough, and gave me enough rewards to reinforce that this is something that I should spend time doing, and that I could possibly make a priority in my life, versus other sports.Julius Erving
I think I started learning lessons about being a good person long before I ever knew what basketball was. And that starts in the home, it starts with the parental influence.Julius Erving
In 1981, at age 31, I was voted the best player in basketball, and the most valuable player in the league.Julius Erving
One of the most predictable things in life is there will be change. You are better off if you can have a say in the change. But you are ignorant or naive if you don't think there will be change, whether you want it to or not.Julius Erving
One of the things in the back of my mind is that, after my sports experience, I never want to be, totally consumed by any one endeavor, other than my family life.Julius Erving
Right up until the time I retired at age 37, I felt like there were still things that I could do better.Julius Erving
The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life - mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical.Julius Erving
is a famous American basketball player,
who was born on
February 22, 1950. As a person born on this date, Julius Erving is listed in our database as the 11th
most popular celebrity for the day (February 22) and the 12th most popular for the year (1950).
People born on February 22
fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish.
Julius Erving is the 184th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Julius Erving's birthday, Julius Erving is the 1347th most famous American.
In general, Julius Erving ranks as the 2358th
most popular famous person, and the 44th most popular basketball player of all time.
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