"Baseball just a came as simple as a ball and bat. Yet, as complex as the American spirit it symbolizes. A sport, a business and sometimes almost even a religion."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Ernie Harwell on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Ernie Harwell on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Ernie Harwell on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Ernie Harwell on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Ernie Harwell on Abraham Lincoln
"Baseball is the president tossing out the first ball of the season. And a scrubby schoolboy playing catch with his dad on a Mississippi farm."
"I have great faith that Heaven's there and I'll see my brothers and my mom and dad when I get there."
"Baseball is a rookie, his experience no bigger than the lump in his throat as he begins fulfillment of his dream."
"I just have faith. It's just there. It's not any big deal."
"I have a great faith in God and Jesus."