“I have always believed that people who want to make a living doing this work should be paid well.
The NBA is the highest-paid sport in the world and the salaries are so good.
The work is so demanding, it’s so rewarding.”
-Scottie Pipsen, NBA player and retired NBA All-Star, on his career.
Source National Geographic – Getty Images”The only way to pay people well is to do something that’s good for them, and if you’re not doing that, you don’t deserve to be in this job.”
-Former NBA star John Stockton on the challenges of his job.
Source Smithsonian – GettyImages”I would be in a lot of trouble if I didn’t give back to the community.
It’s the kind of work that is going to make you a better human being.”
-New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge, on what it takes to be a good citizen.
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