"The bat is gone, but the smile remains."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."Willie Stargell on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Willie Stargell on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Willie Stargell on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Willie Stargell on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Willie Stargell on Phyllis Diller
"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."