Baseball teaches a lot about failures but more about perseverance.
Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
Joe Garagiola, Baseball is a Funny Game
Progress always involves risks. You can't steal second base and keep your foot on first.
Life will always throw you curves, just keep fouling them off... the right pitch will come, but when it does, be prepared to run the bases.
Baseball is too much of a sport to be called a business, and too much of a business to be called a sport.
To a pitcher, a base hit is the perfect example of negative feedback.
Baseball is a ballet without music. Drama without words.
Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.
Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he's losing; nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead.
Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.
No baseball pitcher would be worth a darn without a catcher who could handle the hot fastball.
Well, baseball was my whole life. Nothing's ever been as fun as baseball.
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.
Show me a guy whos afraid to look bad, and I'll show you a guy you can beat every time.
As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.
If at first you dont succeed, you are running about average.
Bulls do not win bull fights. People do.
When someone tells me the is only one way to do things, it always lights a fire under my butt. My instant reaction is, I'm gonna prove you wrong.
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club wont be worth a dime.
Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.
When you're playing against a stacked deck, compete even harder. Show the world how much you'll fight for the winners circle. If you do, someday the cellophane will crackle off a fresh pack, one that belongs to you, and the cards will be stacked in your favor.
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