Baseball Quotes

Inspirational Baseball Quotes for Athletes

Athletes are born winners, there not born loosers, and the sooner you understand this, the faster you can take on a winning attitude and become sucessful in life.

- Charles R. Sledge Jr.
22
You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possibly be - in baseball and in life.

- Pete Rose
13
Self-discipline is a form of freedom. Freedom from laziness and lethargy, freedom from expectations and demands of others, freedom from weakness and fear -- and doubt.

- H.A. Dorfman
9
Pitch within yourself.

- Tom Seaver
8
Baseball is a universal language. Catch the ball, throw the ball, hit the ball.

- PETE ROSE
7
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.

- Carl Yastrzemski
5
When you step into the batter's box, have nothing on your mind except baseball.

- Pete Rose
5
I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.

- Rogers Hornsby
5
Mental attitude and concentration are the keys to pitching.

- Ferguson Jenkins
4
None of us is as smart as all of us.

- Ken Blanchard
4
You can learn little from victory. You can learn everything from defeat.

- Christy Mathewson
18
Control is what kept me in the big leagues for twenty-two years.

- Cy Young
11
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.

- Babe Ruth
9
Opening day. All you have to do is say the words and you feel the shutters thrown wide, the room air out, the light pour in. In baseball, no other day is so pure with possibility. No scores yet, no losses, no blame or disappointment. No hangover, at least until the game's over.

- Mary Schmich
7
When baseball is no longer fun, it's no longer a game.

- Joe DiMaggio
6
Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.

- Warren Spahn
5
If you can't outsmart people, outwork them.

- Bill Veeck
5
If you don't think too good, don't think too much.

- Ted Williams
4
It takes pitching, hitting and defense. Any two can win. All three make you unbeatable.

- Joe Garagiola
4
Gettin' good players is easy. Gettin' 'em to play together is the hard part.

- Casey Stengel
4