Hank Aaron Quotes

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Hank Aaron Quotes

In baseball, there is something electrifying about the big leagues. I had read so much about (Stan) Musial, (Ted) Williams and (Jackie) Robinson. I had put those guys on a pedestal. They were something special. I really thought they put their pants on different, rather than one leg at a time.
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Failure is a part of success.

— Hank Aaron

You can only milk a cow so long, then you're left holding the pail.

— Hank Aaron

The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.

— Hank Aaron

The pitcher has got only a ball. I've got a bat. So the percentage in weapons is in my favor and I let the fellow with the ball do the fretting.

— Hank Aaron

Can I smoke now without someone taking my picture?

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Looking at the ball going over the fence isn't going to help.

— Hank Aaron

You know what the hardest thing is? What nobody wants to understand
is me. People want their memories of me to be my memories of me. But you know what? They're not.

— Hank Aaron

Baseball is a lot like the ivy-covered wall of Wrigley Field
it gives off a great appearance, but when you run into it, you discover the bricks underneath. At times, it seems that we're dealing with a group of men who aren't much different than others we've all run into over the years, except they wear neckties instead of robes and hoods.

— Hank Aaron

I had just turned 20, and Jackie told me the only way to be successful at anything was to go out and do it. He said baseball was a game you played every day, not once a week.

— Hank Aaron

I don't want people to forget Babe Ruth. I just want them to remember Henry Aaron.

— Hank Aaron

I came to the Braves on business, and I intended to see that business was good as long as I could.

— Hank Aaron

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