32 Incredible Yogi Berra Quotes

32 Incredible Yogi Berra Quotes

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Yogi Berra is a retired Major League Baseball player, manager, and coach. He played with the New York Yankees for the entirety of his 19 year career and was named Most Valuable Player three separate times. His impressive baseball career didn’t end after he stopped playing, he went on to manage teams all the way to the World Series. He is currently 89 years old and lives in St. Louis.

“90% of the game is half mental.”

“A lot of guys go, ‘Hey, Yog, say a Yogi-ism.’ I tell ‘em, ‘I don’t know any.’ They want me to make one up. I don’t make ‘em up. I don’t even know when I say it. They’re the truth. And it is
the truth. I don’t know.”

“All pitchers are liars or crybabies.”

“Always go to other people’s funerals; otherwise they won’t go to yours.”

“Half the lies they tell about me aren’t true.”

“He hits from both sides of the plate. He’s amphibious.”

“I don’t know (if they were men or women running naked across the field). They had bags over their heads.”

“I knew the record would stand until it was broken.”

“I really didn’t say everything I said.”

“I think Little League is wonderful. It keeps the kids out of the house.”

“I wish I had an answer to that because I’m tired of answering that question.”

“If the world were perfect, it wouldn’t be.”

“If you can’t imitate him, don’t copy him.”

“If you don’t know where you’re going, you might not get there.”

“It ain’t over ’till it’s over.”

“It gets late early out there.”

“It’s déjà vu all over again.”

“Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.”

“Little things are big.”

“Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good, too.”

“Never answer anonymous letters.”

“Nobody goes there anymore. It’s too crowded.”

“Pair up in threes.”

“Thank you for making this day necessary.”

“The future ain’t what it used to be.”

“The towels were so thick there I could hardly close my suitcase.”

“There are some people who, if they don’t already know, you can’t tell ‘em.”

“We made too many wrong mistakes.”

“When you come to a fork in the road, take it.”

“You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I’m not hungry enough to eat six.”

“You can observe a lot just by watching.”