Babe Ruth quotes

Born
February 6, 1895 Baltimore, Maryland.

Died
August 16, 1948.

Occupation
Professional baseball player.

Babe Ruth was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball (MLB) spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935. Nicknamed “The Bambino” and “The Sultan of Swat”, he began his MLB career as a stellar left-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, but achieved his greatest fame as a slugging outfielder for the New York Yankees.

It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.
– Babe Ruth
The only real game, I think, in the world is baseball.
– Babe Ruth
I’ve never heard a crowd boo a homer, but I’ve heard plenty of boos after a strikeout.
– Babe Ruth
Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder.
– Babe Ruth
You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.
– Babe Ruth
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
– Babe Ruth
All ballplayers should quit when it starts to feel as if all the baselines run uphill.
– Babe Ruth
I thank heaven we have had baseball in this world… the kids… our national pastime.
– Babe Ruth
I hear the cheers when they roared and the jeers when they echoed.
– Babe Ruth
I had only one superstition. I made sure to touch all the bases when I hit a home run.
– Babe Ruth
To my sick little pal. I will try to knock you another homer, maybe two today.
– Babe Ruth
I said I’m going to hit the next one right over the flagpole. God must have been with me.
– Babe Ruth
Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.
– Babe Ruth
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
Never let the fear of striking out keep you from coming up to bat.
– Babe Ruth
I have just one superstition. Whenever I hit a home run, I make certain I touch all four bases.
– Babe Ruth
Watch my dust.
– Babe Ruth
Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.
– Babe Ruth
If I’d tried for them dinky singles I could’ve batted around six hundred.
– Babe Ruth
Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.
– Babe Ruth
I know, but I had a better year than Hoover.
– Babe Ruth
I’d give a year of my life if I could hit a homerun on opening day of this great new park.
– Babe Ruth
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
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