11 Total Quotes

Henry Chadwick Quotes

It was not long before I was struck with the idea that base ball was just the game for a national sport for Americans.
Henry Chadwick
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Base Ball, to be played thoroughly, requires the possession of muscular strength, great agility, quickness of eye, readiness of hand, and many other faculties of mind and body that mark the man of nerve.
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#English Writer #Strength

The game was being sharply played on both sides, and I watched it with deeper interest than any previous ball match between clubs I had seen.
Henry Chadwick
#English Writer #Interest

A Church which has lost its memory is in a sad state of senility.
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It was built when public architecture mattered, ... Now, it would be called wasteful spending.
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#Architecture

Not only is it good for your soul, it's good for local economic development,
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#Soul

Most Americans think Abner Doubleday invented the game but he had little or nothing to do with cricket.
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The contest took place at Dexter Park, before a vast crowd of spectators, the majority of whom looked to see the Nationals have almost a walk-over.
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The Nationals tried hard to recover the lost ground. The final result, however, was the success of the Forest Citys by a score of 29 to 23 in a nine innings game, twice interrupted by rain.
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#English Writer