"My dad had been shortstop when he was in college, and you know, when you're a kid, you want to be just like your dad."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Derek Jeter on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Derek Jeter on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Derek Jeter on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Derek Jeter on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Derek Jeter on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My office is at Yankee stadium. Yes, dreams do come true."
"My heroes, my dreams, and my future lay in Yankee Stadium. And they can't take that away from me."
"My hero's, my dreams, and my future lie in Yankee Stadium and they can't take that from me."
"We just want to win. That's the bottom line. I think a lot of times people may become content with one championship or a little bit of success, but we don't really reflect on what we've done in the past. We focus on the present."
"There may be people who have more talent than you, but there's no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do - and I believe that."