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    baseball Quotes

    The one thing about the music business is that there is no rulebook. It's not like the NFL or something where there's four downs to get ten yards or baseball where it's three strikes and you're out.
    tags: music business baseball
    — Zakk Wylde
    Baseball is a sport where being stupid and keeping things really simple a lot of times is the right way to do things. There are very few guys that are capable of processing a lot of information and applying it and still being good at it. " I don't want to name names, but there were guys I played with that were so stupid that they're really good, because their mind never gets in the way.
    tags: time right mind baseball
    — Zack Greinke
    Honestly, I'm on the road so much that I never really get a chance to go to baseball games.
    tags: chance games baseball
    — Young Jeezy
    Benny Goodman's band was integrated before baseball. Even before it was physically integrated, music was integrated. Everyone listened to Armstrong and Ellington. The 20s was called the Jazz Age. It's part of being American.
    tags: age music baseball american
    — Wynton Marsalis
    I was fortunate enough to have baseball to teach me the values relative to success. The sport gifted me with leadership and team building skills that translate in a relatable way in the world.
    tags: world value leadership success baseball
    — Willie Wilson
    Playing baseball was my dream, and no amount of money could sway my opinion.
    tags: opinion dreams money baseball
    — Willie Stargell
    To me, baseball has always been a reflection of life. Like life, it adjusts. It survives everything.
    tags: reflection baseball
    — Willie Stargell
    Baseball for me was instinctive, born within me, given to me as a gift from God.
    tags: gift god baseball
    — Willie Stargell
    People like us are afraid to leave ball. What else is there to do? When baseball has been your whole life, you can't think about a future without it, so you hang on as long as you can.
    tags: people future baseball afraid
    — Willie Stargell
    My first job after my retirement from baseball was as a narrator for the Eastman Philharmonica.
    tags: job baseball
    — Willie Stargell
    I found myself in a race with Mother Nature to play as much baseball as I could before she forced me to stop.
    tags: nature mother race baseball
    — Willie Stargell
    I was doing what I love to do: play baseball. Not going to complain about that.
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    — Willie McCovey
    I remember the last season I played. I went home after a ballgame one day, lay down on my bed, and tears came to my eyes. How can you explain that? It's like crying for your mother after she's gone. You cry because you love her. I cried, I guess, because I loved baseball, and I knew I had to leave it.
    tags: eyes tears crying gone mother baseball
    — Willie Mays
    Congratulations to Alex Rodriguez on his 660th home run, milestones in baseball are meant to be broken and I wish him continued success throughout his career.
    tags: wishes career broken success baseball
    — Willie Mays
    That's how easy baseball was for me. I'm not trying to brag or anything, but I had the knowledge before I became a professional baseball player to do all these things and know what each guy would hit.
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    — Willie Mays
    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.
    tags: violence business games baseball
    — Willie Mays
    I think I was the best baseball player I ever saw.
    tags: baseball
    — Willie Mays
    The greatest challenge I think is adjusting to not playing baseball. The reason for that is I had to come out of baseball and come into the business world, not being a college graduate, not being educated to come into the business world the way I should have.
    tags: world challenge college business baseball
    — Willie Mays
    I was a baseball player, I taught baseball, and all of a sudden I was in the business world. Now I used the baseball world to talk about their product. Not too much, just enough to keep going. Just be yourself and you'll never have a problem. That's what I did.
    tags: world problem business baseball
    — Willie Mays
    I'm a very lucky guy. I had so many people help me over the years that I never had many problems. If I had a problem, I could sit down with someone and they would explain the problem to me, and the problem become like a baseball game
    tags: people problem help games baseball year
    — Willie Mays
    Defense to me is the key to playing baseball.
    tags: key baseball
    — Willie Mays
    When I was a little boy, my dream was to play baseball and leave Cuba.
    tags: boys dreams baseball
    — William Levy
    The game of baseball is a clean, straight game.
    tags: games baseball
    — William Howard Taft
    Of all the young men in America only a few hundred can get into major league baseball, and of these only a handful in a decade can get into the Hall of Fame. So it goes in all human activity. .. Some become multimillionaires and chairmen of the board, and some of us must be content to play baseball at company picnics or manage a credit union without pay.
    tags: men young human fame america baseball company
    — William Feather
    In business, as in baseball, the prizes go most often to the organizations that pursue their objective hard and relentlessly every day of the year.
    tags: business baseball year
    — William Feather
    A baseball game is twice as much fun if you're seeing it on the company's time.
    tags: time seeing fun games baseball
    — William Feather
    Baseball is not like football, basketball where a momentum is something made. You don't really have that kind of momentum in baseball.
    tags: football baseball
    — William C. Rhoden
    You could see the flames and the outer skin of the spacecraft glowing; and burning, baseball size chunks flying off behind us. It was an eerie feeling, like being a gnat inside a blowtorch flame.
    tags: baseball
    — William Anders
    Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were counted and published everyday, like those of a baseball player.
    tags: baseball
    — William Alexander
    I feel sometimes an American artist must feel, like a baseball player or something - a member of a team writing American history.
    tags: writing artist baseball american
    — Willem de Kooning
    True baseball fans do not cheer for their teams to win; they cheer for them not to lose. Victory does not come with joy, it comes with relief. Losing causes only pain.
    tags: pain joy true victory baseball
    — Will Leitch
    Baseball fans are pedants, there is no other kind.
    tags: baseball
    — Wilfrid Sheed
    Baseball has been good to me since I quit trying to play it.
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    — Whitey Herzog
    The difference between winning nineteen games and winning twenty for a pitcher is bigger than anyone out of baseball realizes. It's the same for hitters - someone who hits .300 looks back on the guy who batted .295 and says 'tough luck buddy.
    tags: luck winning games baseball
    — Warren Spahn
    I think the worst one [indian mascot] is the Cleveland Indians' Big Chief Wahoo. It's just a red face on a baseball with a big, toothy grin. It's the Sambo of all other offensive mascots. I have never seen a Native American smile that hard before, not even at a casino opening.
    tags: smile baseball american
    — Wanda Sykes
    Baseball isn't a business; it's more like a disease.
    tags: baseball
    — Walter O'Malley
    The beanball is one of the meanest things on Earth and no decent fellow would use it. The beanball is a potential murderer. If I were a batter and thought the pitcher really tried to bean me, I'd be inclined to wait for him outside the park with a baseball bat.
    tags: thoughts earth decent potential baseball
    — Walter Johnson
    Perhaps the truest axiom in baseball is that the toughest thing to do is repeat.
    tags: baseball
    — Walter Alston
    Humbled by the fact that never in a million years would I ever thought that I would be on the same stage with all these great Hall of Famers and enshrined to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
    tags: thoughts fame facts baseball year
    — Wade Boggs
    Looking back on those days and little leaguer, the Hall of Fame is not even a blinking star, but through baseball travels and moving up the ladder, that star begins to flicker.
    tags: travel star fame baseball
    — Wade Boggs
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