Baseball Quotes

Welcome to the world of Baseball Quotes! Right here you will certainly find a collection of the most motivating, humorous, and also thought-provoking quotes from several of the greatest players and trains in the history of the video game. Whether you're looking for a motivational quote to get you through a challenging video game, or simply want to recollect concerning the excellent old days, you'll locate it below. So have a look around, as well as prepare to be influenced by the words of the greats!
Small: Opera in English is, in the main, just about as sensible as baseball in Italian
H. L. Mencken
"Opera in English is, in the main, just about as sensible as baseball in Italian"
H. L. Mencken, Writer
Small: A baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown divided into nine innings
"A baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown divided into nine innings"
Earl Wilson, Athlete
Small: No baseball pitcher would be worth a darn without a catcher who could handle the hot fastball
Casey Stengel
"No baseball pitcher would be worth a darn without a catcher who could handle the hot fastball"
Casey Stengel, Athlete
Small: These days baseball is different. You come to spring training, you get your legs ready, you arms loose, your a
Dave Winfield
"These days baseball is different. You come to spring training, you get your legs ready, you arms loose, your agents ready, your lawyer lined up"
Dave Winfield, Athlete
Small: Statistics are to baseball what a flaky crust is to Moms apple pie
"Statistics are to baseball what a flaky crust is to Mom's apple pie"
Harry Reasoner, Journalist
Small: Im a very lucky guy. I had so many people help me over the years that I never had many problems. If I had a pr
Willie Mays
"I'm a very lucky guy. I had so many people help me over the years that I never had many problems. If I had a problem, I could sit down with someone and they would explain the problem to me, and the problem become like a baseball game"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: The way I figured it, I was even with baseball and baseball with me. The game had done much for me, and I had
"The way I figured it, I was even with baseball and baseball with me. The game had done much for me, and I had done much for it"
Jackie Robinson, Athlete
Small: Only in baseball can a team player be a pure individualist first and a team player second, within the rules an
Branch Rickey
"Only in baseball can a team player be a pure individualist first and a team player second, within the rules and spirit of the game"
Branch Rickey, Athlete
Small: The key to winning baseball games is pitching, fundamentals, and three run homers
"The key to winning baseball games is pitching, fundamentals, and three run homers"
Earl Weaver, Coach
Small: Playing baseball for a living is like having a license to steal
Pete Rose
"Playing baseball for a living is like having a license to steal"
Pete Rose, Athlete
Small: When I started to sing, my mother would have me engaged to perform at the Womens Christian Temperance Union na
Maureen Forrester
"When I started to sing, my mother would have me engaged to perform at the Women's Christian Temperance Union national or annual meetings. I would hate doing this because I wanted to play baseball or go off skiing"
Maureen Forrester, Musician
Small: You know that a given in life in human nature, is that at a sporting event, a baseball game, a football game,
Mark Russell
"You know that a given in life in human nature, is that at a sporting event, a baseball game, a football game, you never introduce a politician, is because he'll be booed. I don't care if he's the most beloved person in the world, its part of the game"
Mark Russell, Writer
Small: One night I went over to get some dope from some Hollywood tough guy. After I left, my son Scott, who was only
"One night I went over to get some dope from some Hollywood tough guy. After I left, my son Scott, who was only fifteen, went over with a baseball bat to kill him. I was laughing out of one eye and crying out of the other. I thought, Who am I kidding?"
James Caan, Actor
Small: In this game of baseball, you live by the sword and die by it. You hit and get hit. Remember that
"In this game of baseball, you live by the sword and die by it. You hit and get hit. Remember that"
Alvin Dark, Athlete
Small: Baseball is like church. Many attend few understand
"Baseball is like church. Many attend few understand"
Leo Durocher, Athlete
Small: Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended
George Bernard Shaw
"Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: Baseball has been good to me since I quit trying to play it
"Baseball has been good to me since I quit trying to play it"
Whitey Herzog, Athlete
Small: Poets are like baseball pitchers. Both have their moments. The intervals are the tough things
Robert Frost
"Poets are like baseball pitchers. Both have their moments. The intervals are the tough things"
Robert Frost, Poet
Small: The Statue of Liberty is no longer saying, Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses. Shes got a base
Robin Williams
"The Statue of Liberty is no longer saying, 'Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses.' She's got a baseball bat and yelling, 'You want a piece of me?'"
Robin Williams, Comedian
Small: Cricket is basically baseball on valium
Robin Williams
"Cricket is basically baseball on valium"
Robin Williams, Comedian
Small: Like a baseball game, wars are not over till they are over. Wars dont run on a clock like football. No previou
"Like a baseball game, wars are not over till they are over. Wars don't run on a clock like football. No previous generation was so hopelessly unrealistic that this had to be explained to them"
Thomas Sowell, Economist
Small: It was all I lived for, to play baseball
"It was all I lived for, to play baseball"
Mickey Mantle, Athlete
Small: As far as Im concerned, Aaron is the best ball player of my era. He is to baseball of the last fifteen years w
"As far as I'm concerned, Aaron is the best ball player of my era. He is to baseball of the last fifteen years what Joe DiMaggio was before him. He's never received the credit he's due"
Mickey Mantle, Athlete
Small: Well, baseball was my whole life. Nothings ever been as fun as baseball
"Well, baseball was my whole life. Nothing's ever been as fun as baseball"
Mickey Mantle, Athlete
Small: Ill play baseball for the Army or fight for it, whatever they want me to do
"I'll play baseball for the Army or fight for it, whatever they want me to do"
Mickey Mantle, Athlete
Small: The only thing I can do is play baseball. I have to play ball. Its the only thing I know
"The only thing I can do is play baseball. I have to play ball. It's the only thing I know"
Mickey Mantle, Athlete
Small: If it wasnt for baseball, Id be in either the penitentiary or the cemetery
Babe Ruth
"If it wasn't for baseball, I'd be in either the penitentiary or the cemetery"
Babe Ruth, Athlete
Small: Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world
Babe Ruth
"Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world"
Babe Ruth, Athlete
Small: Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder
Babe Ruth
"Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder"
Babe Ruth, Athlete
Small: If youre playing baseball and thinking about managing, youre crazy. Youd be better off thinking about being an
Casey Stengel
"If you're playing baseball and thinking about managing, you're crazy. You'd be better off thinking about being an owner"
Casey Stengel, Athlete
Small: Being with a woman all night never hurt no professional baseball player. Its staying up all night looking for
Casey Stengel
"Being with a woman all night never hurt no professional baseball player. It's staying up all night looking for a woman that does him in"
Casey Stengel, Athlete
Small: Now theres three things you can do in a baseball game: You can win or you can lose or it can rain
Casey Stengel
"Now there's three things you can do in a baseball game: You can win or you can lose or it can rain"
Casey Stengel, Athlete
Small: Thats how easy baseball was for me. Im not trying to brag or anything, but I had the knowledge before I became
Willie Mays
"That's how easy baseball was for me. I'm not trying to brag or anything, but I had the knowledge before I became a professional baseball player to do all these things and know what each guy would hit"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: I think I was the best baseball player I ever saw
Willie Mays
"I think I was the best baseball player I ever saw"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: Defense to me is the key to playing baseball
Willie Mays
"Defense to me is the key to playing baseball"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: The greatest challenge I think is adjusting to not playing baseball. The reason for that is I had to come out
Willie Mays
"The greatest challenge I think is adjusting to not playing baseball. The reason for that is I had to come out of baseball and come into the business world, not being a college graduate, not being educated to come into the business world the way I should have"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: I was a baseball player, I taught baseball, and all of a sudden I was in the business world. Now I used the ba
Willie Mays
"I was a baseball player, I taught baseball, and all of a sudden I was in the business world. Now I used the baseball world to talk about their product. Not too much, just enough to keep going. Just be yourself and you'll never have a problem. That's what I did"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: Baseball is a game, yes. It is also a business. But what is most truly is is disguised combat. For all its gen
Willie Mays
"Baseball is a game, yes. It is also a business. But what is most truly is is disguised combat. For all its gentility, its almost leisurely pace, baseball is violence under wraps"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: And my father didnt have money for me to go to college. And at that particular time they didnt have black quar
Willie Mays
"And my father didn't have money for me to go to college. And at that particular time they didn't have black quarterbacks, and I don't think I could have made it in basketball, because I was only 5' 11". So I just picked baseball"
Willie Mays, Athlete
Small: I see great things in baseball. Its our game - the American game
Walt Whitman
"I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game"
Walt Whitman, Poet
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