Satchel Paige Quotes

27 Satchel Paige quotes:

"Age is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it don't matter."
"Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines."
"Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you."
"How old would you be if you didn't know how old you were?"
"How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?"
"I never rush myself. See, they can't start the game without me."
"Avoid running at all times."
"Just take the ball and throw it where you want to. Throw strikes. Home plate don't move."
"I never threw an illegal pitch. The trouble is, once in a while I toss one that ain't never been seen by this generation."
"It's funny what a few no-hitters do for a body."
"When a batter swings and I see his knees move, I can tell just what his weaknesses are then I just put the ball where I know he can't hit it."
"I was born in August, no July, 1908."
"I've said it once and I'll say it a a hundred times, I'm forty-four years old."
"I ain't ever had a job, I just always played baseball."
"The only change is that baseball has turned Paige from a second class citizen to a second class immortal."
"If a man can beat you, walk him."
"You gotta keep the ball off the fat part of the bat."
"My feet ain't got nothing to do with my nickname, but when folks get it in their heads that a feller's got big feet, soon the feet start looking big."
"If your stomach disputes you, lie down and pacify it with cool thoughts."
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"Money and women. They're two of the strongest things in the world. The things you do for a woman you wouldn't do for anything else. Same with money."

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