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Letter "R" » Reggie Jackson Quotes
«I didn't come to New York to be a star, I brought my star with me.»
«I'm human and I've played my butt off for ten years. I'm not a loafer, I'm not a jerk, I'm a baseball player.»
«I was reminded that when we lose and I strike out, a billion people in China don't care.»
«The will to win is worthless if you don't get paid for it.»
«Every hitter likes fastballs just like everybody likes ice cream. But you don't like it when someone's stuffing it into you by the gallon. That's how you feel when (Nolan) Ryan's throwing balls by you.»
Author: Reggie Jackson
, Into You
, Nolan Ryan
«A baseball swing is a very finely tuned instrument. It is repetition, and more repetition, then a little more after that.»
«October, that's when they pay off for playing ball.»
«In the building I live in on Park Avenue there are ten people who could buy the Yankees, but none of them could hit the ball out of Yankee Stadium.»
«I couldn't quit, because of all the kids, and the blacks, and the little people pulling for me. I represent both the underdog and the overdog in our society.»
«God do I love to hit that little round sum-bitch out of the park and make 'em say 'Wow!'»