55 Total Quotes

Reggie Jackson Quotes

Reggie Jackson
When you've played this game for ten years and gone to bat seven-thousand times and gotten two-thousand hits do you know what that really means? It means you've gone zero for five-thousand.
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Reggie Jackson
The greatest manager has a knack for making ballplayers think they are better than they think they are.
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Reggie Jackson
I didn't come to New York to be a star, I brought my star with me.
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Reggie Jackson
October, that's when they pay off for playing ball.
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Reggie Jackson
I think it's something that's born. He's got an easy style about him. ... He's got a lot of talent, and he's only going to get better.
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#Style

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I'm human and I've played my butt off for ten years. I'm not a loafer, I'm not a jerk, I'm a baseball player.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Baseball

Reggie Jackson
I was reminded that when we lose and I strike out, a billion people in China don't care.
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Reggie Jackson
A baseball swing is a very finely tuned instrument. It is repetition, and more repetition, then a little more after that.
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Reggie Jackson
In the building I live in on Park Avenue there are ten people who could buy the Yankees, but none of them could hit the ball out of Yankee Stadium.
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#American Athlete Quotes #People

Reggie Jackson
I couldn't quit, because of all the kids, and the blacks, and the little people pulling for me. I represent both the underdog and the overdog in our society.
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#Kids

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God do I love to hit that little round sum-bitch out of the park and make 'em say 'Wow!'
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#God

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After Jackie Robinson the most important black in baseball history is
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#History

Reggie Jackson
You don't face Nolan Ryan without your rest. He's the only guy I go against that makes me go to bed before midnight.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Rest

Reggie Jackson
I feel that the most important requirement in success is learning to overcome failure. You must learn to tolerate it, but never accept it.
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#Success #Failure

Reggie Jackson
When you take a pitch and line it somewhere, it's like you've thought of something and put it there with beautiful clarity.
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Reggie Jackson
You know, this game's not very much fun when you're only hitting .247.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Fun

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The only way I'm going to win a Gold Glove is with a can of spray paint.
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#American Athlete Quotes #Gold

Reggie Jackson
Hitting is better than sex.
Reggie Jackson
#American Athlete Quotes #Sex