14 Brilliant Thierry Henry Quotes Every Arsenal Fan Should Read

Words of wisdom from the Premier League's greatest ever player.
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14 Inspiring Thierry Henry Quotes Every Arsenal Fan Should Read

14. “Being seen as the best striker in Europe doesn't spur me on—it's helping my team to success. That's my only aim.”

13. On Highbury: “I would love this place to be my garden.”

12. “People are talking about me more than they talk about Eastenders.”

11. “I am a believer in passing the ball on the ground, I was lucky to be part of teams like that at Arsenal, with the French national team and with Monaco and at Barcelona. I know you can win in other ways, but I believe that is the way football should be played.”

10. “You can never have enough trophies. If there were ten to be won a year I'd want to win them all. That's not being greedy, it's just a natural thing.”

9. “I always think about what I missed, and I think that was my driving force - never be satisfied with what I've done.”

8. On winning the Premier League at White Hart Lane: “I remember saying to Mauricio Tarricco, do you realise we only need a point to be Champions? And they were really shocked. So I said ‘Yes. Now we’re going to celebrate on your pitch.’”

7. “When I go home, sometimes, even when I had an amazing game, I always think about what I missed.”

6. “That is something that I always want to do when I arrive somewhere, is to know about the culture, the country and about the club, to make sure I know what it takes to wear the jersey.”

5. “It took me a while to understand what that club (Arsenal) meant. That why sometimes I got so mad, because I was so in to it. I became a fan. I actually became a fan.”

4. “I always have a football handy at home, and I'll play with it. Sometimes it'll get on my wife's nerves. But the moment I've got a ball at my feet, I'm happy.”

3. “I’m obsessed by the idea of making my mark on history. And Arsenal is my paradise.”

2. “I eat football, I sleep football, I breathe football. I'm not mad, I'm just passionate.”

1. “I said I was going to be a Gooner for life and I did not lie because when you are a Gooner, you will always be a Gooner. This club is in my heart and will remain in my heart forever.”


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