Babe Ruth - Quotes

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The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.

The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.

Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.

Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.

I learned early to drink beer, wine and whiskey. And I think I was about 5 when I first chewed tobacco. ---->>>

You just can't beat the person who never gives up.

You just can't beat the person who never gives up.

Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.

Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.

As soon as I got out there I felt a strange relationship with the pitcher's mound. It was as if I'd been born out there. Pitching just felt like the most natural thing in the world. Striking out batters was easy.

As soon as I got out there I felt a strange relationship with the pitcher's mound. It was as if I'd been born out there. Pitching just felt like the most natural thing in the world. Striking out batters was easy.

Yesterday's home runs don't win today's games. ---->>>

Cobb is a prick. But he sure can hit. God Almighty, that man can hit. ---->>>

Never let the fear of striking out get in your way. ---->>>

Who is richer? The man who is seen, but cannot see? Or the man who is not being seen, but can see? ---->>>

Reading isn't good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn't hit home runs. So I gave up reading.

Reading isn't good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn't hit home runs. So I gave up reading.

I'll promise to go easier on drinking and to get to bed earlier, but not for you, fifty thousand dollars, or two-hundred and fifty thousand dollars will I give up women. They're too much fun. ---->>>

I had only one superstition. I made sure to touch all the bases when I hit a home run. ---->>>

If it wasn't for baseball, I'd be in either the penitentiary or the cemetery. ---->>>

Don't ever forget two things I'm going to tell you. One, don't believe everything that's written about you. Two, don't pick up too many checks. ---->>>

Let me show you how it's done... Loser! ---->>>

I didn't mean to hit the umpire with the dirt, but I did mean to hit that bastard in the stands. ---->>>

If I'd just tried for them dinky singles I could've batted around .600. ---->>>

I won't be happy until we have every boy in America between the ages of six and sixteen wearing a glove and swinging a bat. ---->>>

All ballplayers should quit when it starts to feel as if all the baselines run uphill. ---->>>

Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder. ---->>>

Gee, its lonesome in the outfield. It's hard to keep awake with nothing to do. ---->>>

Paris ain't much of a town. ---->>>

How about a little noise. How do you expect a man to putt? ---->>>

All I can tell them is pick a good one and sock it. I get back to the dugout and they ask me what it was I hit and I tell them I don't know except it looked good. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Babe Ruth
Nationality: American
Born: February 6, 1895
Birthplace:
Die: 08-16, 1948
Occupation: Athlete
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George Herman "Babe" Ruth Jr. (February 6, 1895 – August 16, 1948) was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball (MLB) spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935. Nicknamed "The Bambino" and "The Sultan of Swat", he began his MLB career as a stellar left-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, but achieved his greatest fame as a slugging outfielder for the New York Yankees (wikipedia)