"Judgment traps you within the limitations of your comparisons. It inhibits freedom."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Willie Stargell on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Willie Stargell on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Willie Stargell on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Willie Stargell on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Willie Stargell on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."
"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."
"That's where the future lies, in the youth of today."