Baseball is like church. Many attend but few understand.
People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
(April 27, 1896 - January 05, 1963)
I think about baseball when I wake up in the morning. I think about it all day and I dream about it at night. The only time I don't think about it is when I'm playing it.
(August 22, 1939 - )
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal.
George F. Will
(May 04, 1941 - )
Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
(August 30, 1918 - July 05, 2002)
If this were really a nuclear war we'd all be dead meat by now.
(July 10, 1958 - )
(May 10, 1955 - )
Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it Confucius All truth is safe and nothing else is safe, but he who keeps back truth, or withholds it from men, from motives of expediency, is either a coward or a criminal.
James Russell Lowell
(February 22, 1819 - August 12, 1891)
A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.