Chris Paul, American Athlete ( May 6, 1985 - )

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I always have said that the most valuable thing I have isn't money; it's my time.~Chris Paul

Time Money Said

I have a Dominique Wilkins Hawks jersey that I still wear. That's probably my favorite one. What's funny is that I spend all this time collecting jerseys, and now people are out there collecting mine.~Chris Paul

Funny Time People

I'm a little brother. I've always been small. People have said I have a Napoleon complex. But I've always had to fight for everything that I have.~Chris Paul

Brother Small Fight

I play basketball to win a championship. That championship is everything to me. And that's what gets people to buy in to your brand - being a winner.~Chris Paul

People Me Brand

No matter where you put me, I don't care if it is North Carolina, Florida, California, New York City; I'm going to be who I am.~Chris Paul

I Am Me Care

Being from North Carolina, it's kind of slow-paced. There's not too much going on there, whereas in New Orleans, there's always something going on. I just love all the people, going out to dinner and enjoying anything I want.~Chris Paul

Love People Dinner

One of the things you learn when you go overseas is how much a lot of the countries overseas really just like to enjoy life.~Chris Paul

Life Enjoy Life Learn

I can dunk! I can dunk, and not just in NBA Live.~Chris Paul

Live I Can NBA

I grew up on games like Madden and NBA Jam, then moved on to NFL 2K on Dreamcast. The game I really loved was Virtua Tennis.~Chris Paul

Loved Game Tennis

I try to penetrate the lane like Steve Nash, pass like Jason Kidd, and handle the ball like Allen Iverson. Remember, I said 'try to'.~Chris Paul

Remember Try Said

Family was real important in putting me on my path. I'm so blessed to come from a home with a mother and a father.~Chris Paul

Mother Family Home

You don't always have to be a leader and be as vocal as I am. I'm sure some people would love it if I didn't talk as much as I did.~Chris Paul

Love Leader I Am

I've been fortunate to be short my entire life. There's only one position I've ever had to play, and that's point guard. So I've always had to be that leader. And that was my job: you know, to talk.~Chris Paul

Life Leader Job

Most of the time, if you ask a kid who's their best friend, it's usually a classmate or their neighbor or something, but for me, it was my granddad. Everybody knew him - they called him Mr. Jones.~Chris Paul

Time Best Best Friend

In everything I've done, I always just hated to lose more than I like to win.~Chris Paul

Win Everything Lose

If my son is happy, then I am happy.~Chris Paul

Son Happy I Am

I trust my wife more than I trust myself.~Chris Paul

Wife Myself Trust

I love New Orleans.~Chris Paul

Love New New Orleans

I love Polo. I have a lot of Ralph Lauren suits. I got Dolce, I got a little bit of everything. And my favorite thing about Ralph Lauren is that he puts the number three on a lot of his clothes, so I feel like it's meant for me.~Chris Paul

Love Me Clothes

I don't care what anybody says, there's nothing like the cultural influence of hip-hop. For me, hip-hop culture is involved in everything - it's in me, in who I am, in how I dress, how I talk. It's in my son and my wife.~Chris Paul

Wife Son Culture

From day one, since I was traded to the Clippers, the team has been amazing to not only me, but to my family.~Chris Paul

Family Day Team

I love people. I hate to be by myself.~Chris Paul

Love Myself Hate

I realize that I'm not going to be doing interviews for the cover of 'GQ' for the rest of my life, know what I mean? I'm on TV because I play basketball really well.~Chris Paul

Life My Life Rest