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Babe Ruth, American Athlete ( February 6, 1895 - August 16, 1948 )

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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


Success Sports Stars

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


Motivational You Up

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


Sports Home Me

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


Home Today Win

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


Wine Beer Think

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


Sports Best Baseball

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


Fear Way Never

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


Man See Richer

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


Home Home Run Touch

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


Home Good Eyes

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


Happy America Be Happy

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


Dirt Mean Hit

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


Good Me Know

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


Baseball Changes Years

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


Tried Just Around

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


Women Fun You

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


Baseball Cemetery Either

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


Relationship World Strange

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


Nothing Awake Keep

Cobb is a prick. But he sure can hit. God Almighty, that man can hit.~Babe Ruth


God Man Hit

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


Believe Forget You

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


Me You Done

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


Man You Expect

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


Feel Quit Should

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


Paris Town Much