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Paris ain't much of a town. ...
by Babe Ruth

Paris ain't much of a town.
- Babe Ruth

Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.
- Babe Ruth PHOTO

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.
- 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

 

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

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.
- Babe Ruth

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

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

Baseball changes through the years.
It gets milder.
- Babe Ruth

Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.
- Babe Ruth

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

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

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

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

Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
- Babe Ruth

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

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

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

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

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

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.
- Babe Ruth

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.
- Babe Ruth

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.
- Babe Ruth

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.
- Babe Ruth

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.
- Babe Ruth

I wouldn't attach too much importance to these student riots.
I remember when I was a student at the Sorbonne in Paris,
I used to go out and riot occasionally.
- John Foster Dulles

Maybe I'll be 48 and die in the gutter in Paris.
- Patti Smith

So I left with Jean Claude and went to Paris,
so when the Russians came to Prague,
I was in Paris.
- Milos Forman

I appreciate the people there thinking about me,
and I look forward to coming back to Paris for that occasion.
- Raymond Berry

The audience that surprised us the most was definitely Paris,
when we played there last.
They were just incredibly into us and we weren't expecting it at all.
- Jon Crosby

Going out in Paris was like going out in the '30s dressed
like the Andrews Sisters.
It was everything I'd seen in books at my grandparents' house,
only it was our generation.
- Christian Lacroix

No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
- Orville Wright

I like spending time at home.
In Paris, people drop by and have a bite to eat,
or they drop by and watch Friends on TV.
I take my dog to the office there, and I walk to work sometimes.
- Marc Jacobs

I was to Japanese visitors to Washington what the Mona
Lisa is to Americans visiting Paris.
- John C. Danforth

But one of the most fantastic things about Ireland
and Dublin is that the pubs are like Paris and the cafe culture.
And Dublin, in many ways, is a pub culture.
- Hugh Dancy

April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom,
holiday tables under the trees.
- E. Y. Harburg

I stayed three weeks in Paris, fell in love with the city,
and decided that I was born to live in Paris.
- Ed Bradley

Paris is one of the most beautiful places in all the world.
Unfortunately, I was so homesick I couldn't appreciate its beauty.
- Tyra Banks

The next thing that happened to me was that I,
we, were living in Paris where I then grew up.
- Kitty Carlisle

The Paris peace talks kept a roof over my head and
food on the table and clothes on my back because if
something was said going in or coming out,
I had the rent for the month.
- Ed Bradley

When Paris has to pee, Paris has to pee!
- Paris Hilton

My idea was to go to Vienna to study conducting and
perhaps play in an orchestra first,
so I thought before I got to Vienna I could do with
a little training in Paris.
- Harry Mathews

When I was younger, my family would go camping and fishing on our ranches.
My dad loves being around all kinds of animals.
He's the one who got me to be a really big animal lover.
- Paris Hilton

I was backstage in Paris and saw Cindy Crawford doing House Of Style.
I thought, I would love to to be in control of my career.
- Tyra Banks

Germany expected that at the most a day or so would
see Belgian resistance broken and the dash on Paris begun.
It was not safe to start such a forward rush with Belgium unconquered.
- Kelly Miller

The boarding-school experience in Paris was very hard,
I didn't put up with it very well.
I was sick all the time, or in any case frail,
on the edge of a nervous breakdown.
- Jacques Derrida

The production of obscurity in Paris compares to the
production of motor cars in Detroit in the great period of American industry.
- Ernest Gellner

Yesterday Senator John Kerry changed his mind and now
supports the ban on gay marriages.
I'm telling you this guy has more positions than Paris Hilton.
- David Letterman

An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

The Paris Commune was first and foremost a democracy.
The government was a body elected by universal suffrage.
- C. L. R. James

Where was Paris Hilton a year ago? She's a fabulous
character to write about.
- Jackie Collins

I made the decision to come back to New York,
quit my job and move to Paris.
- Ed Bradley

It was just this crazy craziness, and the fact that it was shot in Paris,
and it had these incredible people in it.
It was an easy thing to say yes to.
- Dianne Wiest

I move between San Francisco and Paris...
I have a wonderful beach house in California.
- Danielle Steel

America is my country and Paris is my hometown.
- Gertrude Stein

When I was at school at Paris, I had special lessons
from Mademoiselle Antoine,
an actress at the Comedie Francaise,
and I was taken to every sort of play.
I felt very grand.
- Vivien Leigh

If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man,
then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you,
for Paris is a moveable feast.
- Ernest Hemingway

The whole time I was modeling, I had a place in Paris,
and a place in New York, and I was really single.
- Boris Kodjoe

The way I see it, you should live everyday like its your birthday.
- Paris Hilton

I was born and raised in a suburb of Paris by a working-class family.
- Olivier Martinez

I'm an adaptable nomad.
I love Paris, I've been living in Los Angeles and New York since 1990.
I love London, too.
My roots are inside of me.
- Julie Delpy

When I was discharged, I attended the University of
Paris and met a beautiful Parisian girl,
Janine.
We soon married and eventually returned to the States.
- Lloyd Alexander

All I wanted was to connect my moods with those of Paris.
Beauty paints and when it painted most,
I shot.
- Ernst Haas

When Paris sneezes, Europe catches cold.
- Prince Metternich

My best efforts were some modern things that looked
like very lousy Matisses.
Thank God I had the sense to realize they were lousy,
and leave Paris.
- Norman Rockwell

It is this research into pure painting that is the
problem at the present moment.
I do not know any painters in Paris who are really
searching for this ideal world.
- Robert Delaunay

I will always remember this summer day in Paris,
when I was to perform a great acrobatic move.
I can still see myself stepping on the ring of a packed
circus along real performers.
- Tony Curtis

Almost every one of my various zero numbered birthdays
has had a big concert in London and often in Paris.
- Elliott Carter

The influence of Paris, for instance,
is now minimal.
Yet a lot is written about Paris fashion.
- Geoffrey Beene

I almost bumped into Alec Baldwin and then turned around
and Paris Hilton was standing there.
And I was like, 'Look, it's stupid spoiled whore.'
- Trey Parker

When Niki and I moved to Paris, there was also the challenge of Paris,
an extremely daunting city.
- Harry Mathews


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