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The way those clubs shift against Ted Williams,
by Ty Cobb

The way those clubs shift against Ted Williams,
I can't understand how he can be so stupid not to accept
the challenge to him and hit to left field.
- Ty Cobb

I regret to this day that I never went to college.
I feel I should have been a doctor.
- Ty Cobb

I may have been fierce, but never low or underhand.
- Ty Cobb

The great trouble with baseball today is that most
of the players are in the game for the money and that's it,
not for the love of it, the excitement of it,
the thrill of it.
- Ty Cobb

 

The crowd makes the ballgame.
- Ty Cobb

The great American game should be an unrelenting war of nerves.
- Ty Cobb

I never could stand losing.
Second place didn't interest me.
I had a fire in my belly.
- Ty Cobb

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I had to fight all my life to survive.
They were all against me...
but I beat the bastards and left them in the ditch.
- Ty Cobb

Speed is a great asset; but it's greater when it's
combined with quickness -
and there's a big difference.
- Ty Cobb

Baseball is a red-blooded sport for red-blooded men.
It's no pink tea, and mollycoddles had better stay out.
It's a struggle for supremacy, a survival of the fittest.
- Ty Cobb

Baseball was one-hundred percent of my life.
- Ty Cobb

Don't come home a failure.
- Ty Cobb

Every great batter works on the theory that the pitcher
is more afraid of him than he is of the pitcher.
- Ty Cobb

To get along with me, don't increase my tension.
- Ty Cobb

I have observed that baseball is not unlike a war,
and when you come right down to it, we batters are the heavy artillery.
- Ty Cobb

When I began playing the game, baseball was about as
gentlemanly as a kick in the crotch.
- Ty Cobb

The base paths belonged to me, the runner.
The rules gave me the right.
I always went into a bag full speed,
feet first.
I had sharp spikes on my shoes.
If the baseman stood where he had no business to be and got hurt,
that was his fault.
- Ty Cobb

Where there's a will, there's a way.
- old English proverb

As we work to create light for others,
we naturally light our own way.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow,
you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton

You're only here for a short visit.
Don't hurry. Don't worry.
And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
- Walter Hagen

May flowers always line your path and sunshine light your day.
May songbirds serenade you every step along the way.
May a rainbow run beside you in a sky that's always blue.
And may happiness fill your heart each day your whole life through.
- Irish Blessing

Love is granting another the space to be
the way they are and the way they are not.
- Werner Erhard

Is today a day to gather strength from the storm -
a day to to learn life lessons for the next battle?
Or is today a day to sit by the fire
and watch the storm rage outside?
Either way, the storm is just life.
Give thanks for all of Life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

I love you just the way you are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Anger? perhaps there is a better way.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Play to win, but be a good loser.
Have a plan for your life,
but accept whatever comes your way
with grace and gratitude.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If there is a will, there is a way.
- Anonymous

Simple living is the way to happy living.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The best way to cheer yourself
is to try to cheer someone else up.
- Mark Twain

Know the power and the peace of saying,
"I love you just the way you are."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

Miracles are the natural way of the Universe -
our only job is to move our doubting minds aside
and let the miracles flow.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When any situation arises which tempts you to become disturbed,
say: "There is another way of looking at this."
- A Course In Miracles

Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
- Henry David Thoreau

The best way to predict the future is to create it.
- Peter F. Drucker

The most common way people give up their power
is by thinking they don't have any.
- Alice Walker

The shortest and surest way to
live with honor in the world,
is to be in reality
what we would appear to be.
- Socrates

Smell the smells, feel the fear,
and smile at the incoherent way
life runs us in circles
while inscribing the real lessons
in a corner of the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Well-being is making its way to you at all times.
If you will relax and find a way to allow it,
it will be your experience.
- Abraham (Esther Hicks)

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything.
And that is by making the other person want to do it.
- Dale Carnegie

Dance... enjoy each step along the way.
- Wayne Dyer

We will either find a way or make one.
- Hannibal

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
The most certain way to succeed
is always to try just one more time.
- Thomas A. Edison

The best way to find yourself
is to lose yourself
in the service of others.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We shall see but a little way if
we require to understand what we see.
- Henry David Thoreau

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams.
- Anonymous

The greatest way to live with honor in this world
is to be what we pretend to be.
- Socrates

Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it -
that is the quickest and surest way
ever yet discovered to conquer fear.
- Dale Carnegie

There are those that look at things
the way they are, and ask "Why?"
I dream of things that never were, and ask "Why not?"
- Robert F. Kennedy paraphrase of George Bernard Shaw

The world is perfect the way it is.
- Werner Erhard

My experience has been that work is
almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

When ordinary life shackles me,
I escape, one way or another. No more walls.
- Anais Nin

As long as a man stands in his own way,
everything seems to be in his way.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing is ever going to work out the way you want,
so you may as well choose to want the way life does work out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The way to develop self-confidence
is to do the thing you fear
and get a record of successful experiences behind you.
- William Jennings Bryan

Lead follow or get out of the way.
- Thomas Paine

Open your mind, open your heart,
and the way to joy becomes clear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only way to discover the limits of the possible
is to go beyond them into the impossible.
- Arthur C. Clarke

It all comes to this:
the simplest way to be happy is to do good.
- Helen Keller

Increase of material comforts,
it may be generally laid down,
does not in any way whatsoever
conduce to moral growth.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I was taught that the way of progress
is neither swift nor easy.
- Marie Curie

The most dangerous phrase in the language is,
"We've always done it this way."
- Grace Hopper

Ordinary people seem not to realize
that those who really apply themselves
in the right way to philosophy
are directly and of their own accord
preparing themselves for dying and death.
- Socrates

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

Know that miracles are the natural way of the Universe
Your only job is to move your doubting mind out of the way.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Follow that will and that way
which experience confirms to be your own.
- Carl Jung

Everyone should carefully observe
which way his heart draws him,
and then choose that way with all his strength.
- Hasidic Proverb


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