"Any time you think you have the game conquered, the game will turn around and punch you right in the nose."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Mike Schmidt on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Mike Schmidt on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Mike Schmidt on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Mike Schmidt on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Mike Schmidt on C. S. Lewis
"They read their sports pages, know their statistics and either root like hell or boo our butts off. I love it. Give me vocal fans, pro or con, over the tourist types who show up in Houston or Montreal and just sit there."