"I'm always amazed when a pitcher becomes angry at a hitter for hitting a home run off him. When I strike out, I don't get angry at the pitcher, I get angry at myself. I would think that if a pitcher threw up a home run ball, he should be angry at himself."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Willie Stargell on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Willie Stargell on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Willie Stargell on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Willie Stargell on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Willie Stargell on Robert Frost
"I eventually became proud of my strikeouts, because each one represented another learning experience."
"I never search for a reason why - I have faith in the Lord's purpose."
"There's nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street."
"Judgment traps you within the limitations of your comparisons. It inhibits freedom."
"People like us are afraid to leave ball. What else is there to do? When baseball has been your whole life, you can't think about a future without it, so you hang on as long as you can."