Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

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

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

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

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

Baseball changes through the years.
It gets milder.
- 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

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

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

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Strike while the iron is hot.
- Proverb

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths,
rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
- John D. Rockefeller

Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband
a month before she marries him
and what she thinks of him a year afterward,
and you will have the truth about him.
- H. L. Mencken

Poetry should...
should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts,
and appear almost a remembrance.
- John Keats

Formula for success: rise early, work hard,
strike oil.
- J. Paul Getty

Not only strike while the iron is hot,
but make it hot by striking.
- Oliver Cromwell

One must strike the right balance between speed and quality.
- Clare Short

You have to know when to strike and when to retreat.
- John Oates

Our party must continue to strike fear in the heart of the white man,
our real enemy!
- Robert Mugabe

At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in the face.
- Albert Camus

You gotta strike while the iron's hot.
- Josh Schwartz

When under attack, no country is obligated to collect
permission slips from allies to strike back.
- Charles Krauthammer

The art of war is simple enough.
Find out where your enemy is.
Get at him as soon as you can.
Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on.
- Ulysses S. Grant

Animals often strike us as passionate machines.
- Eric Hoffer

There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at,
and who steals what is most precious to men:
time.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

He's a novice, but he's had these - he's experienced
in leadership in tight circumstances.
He started - he dropped the first bomb,
led the first air strike into North Vietnam.
- James Stockdale

But Freedom Strike was actually quite cool.
- Tone Loc

We must not only strike the iron while it is hot,
we must strike it until it is hot.
- Tom Sharpe

I think I've always been good so God wouldn't strike me dead.
- Heather Locklear

The reason lightning doesn't strike twice in the same
place is that the same place isn't there the second time.
- Willie Tyler

You never quite know what's going to strike your imagination,
or something that won't going to leave you alone,
not going to leave alone, and this was one for me.
- Peter Shaffer

We need to be more careful, but more compassionate.
We must strike, not deal with terrorists,
but to broaden our understanding of the world outside our borders.
- Ricardo Lagos

Strike against war, for without you
no battles can be fought!
- Helen Keller

As all of us with any involvement in sports knows,
no two umpires or no two referees have the same strike
zone or call the same kind of a basketball game.
- Herb Kohl

Thus, the poet's word is beginning to strike forcefully
upon the hearts of all men,
while absolute men of letters think that they alone live in the real world.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

No strike could ever be won with a Communist at its
head since the employers would make victory impossible.
- James P. Cannon

What we have to do is strike a balance between the
idea that government should do everything and the idea,
the belief, that government ought to do nothing.
Strike a balance.
- Barbara Jordan

Rockefeller once explained the secret of success.
'Get up early, work late - and strike oil.'
- Joey Adams

I would say that if you really wished to be a working member of the community,
don't go out on strike because then there's no work
and no potential of work.
- Dick Wolf

God as my witness, may He strike me down if this allegation is true.
- Paul Crouch

The buried talent is the sunken rock on which most
lives strike and founder.
- Frederick William Faber

After 9/11 and the impending actors' strike of a few years ago,
roles dried up for everyone.
- Alfre Woodard

Now is the time for us to strike.
We must strengthen our foothold in Asia,
to ensure no nation overtakes us.
- Larry Summers

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot;
but make it hot by striking.
- William Butler Yeats

Every now and then, I strike something that just goes click,
you know, in my head.
As Gertrude Stein used to say, it rings the bell,
and I feel, this is great.
- James Laughlin

We got orders to strike the Marshall and Gilbert Islands.
We had a task force with the Enterprise.
We had two or three cruisers and probably eight or 10 destroyers.
- Barney Ross

There shall be no solution to this race problem until you,
yourselves, strike the blow for liberty.
- Marcus Garvey

Certainly, the poverty, the discrimination,
the episodic unemployment could not but strike an inquiring youngster:
why did these exist,
and what could we do about them.
- Joseph E. Stiglitz

Nearly 100,000 sex offenders remain unregistered,
and are moving freely about the country;
the risk that they may strike again grows every day.
- Bob Ney

I want my careless song to strike no minor key;
no fiend to stand between my body's Southern song -
the fusion of the South,
my body's song and me.
- Margaret Walker

I guess I strike people as very serious,
or very intense.
- Deidre Hall

And almost every one, when age, Disease,
or sorrows strike him, Inclines to think there is a God,
Or something very like him.
- Arthur Hugh Clough

The General Strike has taught the working class more
in four days than years of talking could have done.
- Arthur Balfour

We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory.
Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surrounding
objects and that also frequently strike themselves.
- Denis Diderot

Workers do not strike every day, they cannot do that
the way they function in the capitalist economy.
The way they have to live by selling their labor power makes that impossible.
- Ernest Mandel

Music should strike fire from the heart of man,
and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
- Ludwig van Beethoven


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Every strike brings me closer to the next home run. ... by Babe Ruth.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.