Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige was an American baseball player whose pitching in several different Negro Leagues and in Major League Baseball made him a legend in his own lifetime.
Paige was a right-handed pitcher. His professional playing career lasted from the mid-1920s until 1965. He appeared in the Major League All-Star Game in both 1952 and 1953.
More on Wikipedia…
(32 quotes found)
“Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.”
“Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody's watching.”
“How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?”
“Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.”
“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.”
“Age is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it don't matter.”
“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.”
“Ain't no man can avoid being born average, but there ain't no man got to be common.”
“Just take the ball and throw it where you want to. Throw strikes. Home plate don't move.”
Quotes Daddy offers a number of tools for developers and bloggers to integrate quotes into their site including customizable widgets, embeddable quotes and API.
Over 1,000,000 famous quotes and user quotes that you can save to your favorites, share with friends and add to your site, blog or social network.