23 Total Quotes

Bob Feller Quotes

I would rather beat the Yankees regularly than pitch a no hit game.
Bob Feller
#American Politician

Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday's success or put its failures behind and start over again. That's the way life is, with a new game every day, and that's the way baseball is.
Bob Feller
#American Politician #Famous Baseball #Sports #Baseball

Ted Williams was the greatest hitter I ever saw, but DiMaggio was the greatest all around player.
Bob Feller
#American Politician

Nowadays, they have more trouble packing hair dryers than baseball equipment.
Bob Feller
#American Politician #Baseball

Baseball in the Navy always was much more fun than it had been in the major leagues.
Bob Feller
#Baseball

You figure they cheat at the ballpark, they'll cheat on the golf course, they'll cheat in business, and anything else in life. Players may laugh about it and say it's funny, but right down in their heart, they don't think it's funny at all, and they have no respect for a person who cheats.
Bob Feller
#Business

When I pick up the ball and it feels nice and light and small I know I'm going to have a good day. But if I picked it up and it's big and heavy, I know I'm liable to get into a little trouble.
Bob Feller
#American Politician

Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed upon the Yankees. Apparently it angers them.
Bob Feller
#American Politician #Sympathy

I don't think baseball owes colored people anything. I don't think colored people owe baseball anything, either.
Bob Feller
#American Politician #Baseball

If you believe your catcher is intelligent and you know that he has considerable experience, it is a good thing to leave the game almost entirely in his hands.
Bob Feller
#American Politician

As much as we disliked the Yankees, fans and players alike, they were good for baseball. They consistently unsuccessful teams like the Browns, Senators, and A's paid a lot of their bills with those big crowds that poured through the gates when the Yankees came to town.
Bob Feller
#Crowd #Baseball #Yankees #Senators

I'm no hero. Heroes don't come back. Survivors return home. Heroes never come home. If anyone thinks I'm a hero, I'm not.
Bob Feller
#American Politician

Where the ball went was up to heaven. Sometimes I threw the ball clean up into the stands.
Bob Feller
#American Politician

The difference between relief pitching when I did it today is simple, there is too much of it. It's one of those cases where more is not necessarily better.
Bob Feller
#American Politician