22 Total Quotes

American Athlete Quotes

Yogi Berra
Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.
Yogi Berra
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Lance Armstrong
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Lance Armstrong
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Yogi Berra
The other teams could make trouble for us if they win.
Yogi Berra
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Yogi Berra
It gets late early out there. (His explanation for missing a ball in the sun)
Yogi Berra
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Two hours is about as long as any American can wait for the close of a baseball game, or anything else for that matter.
Al Spalding
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Yogi Berra
A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.
Yogi Berra
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Alvin Dark
Any pitcher who throws at a batter and deliberately tries to hit him is a communist.
Alvin Dark
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Casey Stengel
There are three things you can do in a baseball game. You can win, or you can lose, or it can rain.
Casey Stengel
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Babe Ruth
I didn't mean to hit the umpire with the dirt, but I did mean to hit that bastard in the stands.
Babe Ruth
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Casey Stengel
The team has come along slow but fast.
Casey Stengel
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Whitey Herzog
Baseball has been good to me since I quit trying to play it.
Whitey Herzog
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Babe Ruth
If I'd just tried for them dinky singles I could've batted around .600.
Babe Ruth
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Lance Armstrong
Winning is about heart, not just legs. It's got to be in the right place.
Lance Armstrong
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Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
Mike Singletary
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It ain't nothin' till I call it.
Bill Klem
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Evander Holyfield
It is not the size of a man but the size of his heart that matters.
Evander Holyfield
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Baseball must be a great game to survive the fools who run it.
Bill Terry
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Muhammad Ali
It's lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.
Muhammad Ali
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Muhammad Ali
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
Muhammad Ali
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Baseball is more than a game to me, it's a religion.
Bill Klem
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Casey Stengel
I don't know if he throws a spitball but he sure spits on the ball.
Casey Stengel
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Casey Stengel
Most ball games are lost, not won.
Casey Stengel
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