"Fans, for the past two weeks you have been reading about a bad break I got. Yet today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth." - Lou Gerhig's farewell speech, July 4, 1939 at Yankee Stadium.
"I'd walk through hell in a gasoline suit to play baseball." - Pete Rose
"I swing big, with everything I've got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can." -Babe Ruth
"It's like deja vu all over again." -Yogi Berra
"To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public."