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Al Lopez Quotes

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The manager is by himself.
He can't mingle with his players.
I enjoyed my players, but I could not socialize with
them so I spent a lot of time alone in my hotel room.
Those four walls kind of close in on you.
- Al Lopez

Everybody says we hated the Yankees.
We didn't hate the Yankees.
We just hated the way they beat us.
- Al Lopez

They say anything can happen in a short series.
I just didn't expect it to be that short.
- Al Lopez

I usually stick out my hand and hope he puts the ball in it.
Except the one time I went out to take Early Wynn out.
I stuck out my hand and he hit me right in the stomach with the ball.
- Al Lopez

 

I'm delighted.
I don't know of anybody who had a statue built of them while they were living.
It's a great feeling.
- Al Lopez

Managing can be more discouraging than playing,
especially when you're losing because when you're a player,
there are at least individual goals you can shoot for.
When you're a manager all the worries of the team become your worries.
- Al Lopez

Do what you love to do and give it your very best.
Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater,
or any field.
If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best,
get out of it.
Life is too short.
You'll be an old man before you know it.
- Al Lopez

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The manager asks how and when; the leader asks what and why.
- Warren G. Bennis

The problem is, we elected a manager and we need a leader.
Let's face it: Bush is just dim.
- George Clooney

The manager has his eye on the bottom line;
the leader has his eye on the horizon.
- Warren G. Bennis

We did not have anyone like a manager,
who could guide us and make it happen.
- Steve Brown

I spent 10 years as a marketing manager.
I've found my experience in the financial world invaluable
background for writing about white-collar crimes.
- Sara Paretsky

The manager has a short-range view; the leader has
a long-range perspective.
- Warren G. Bennis

I am a sensitive writer, actor and director.
Talking business disgusts me.
If you want to talk business, call my disgusting personal manager.
- Sylvester Stallone

No one respects the umpire's job more than I do;
but,
if I were a manager, I would probably be ejected three
or four times a season fighting for my team.
- Jim Evans

My manager and my agents, they go over my contracts.
- Gerard Butler

As my manager says, 'These are wonderful problems.'
- Jeffrey Tambor

A manager doesn't hear the cheers.
- Alvin Dark

An employee's motivation is a direct result of the
sum of interactions with his or her manager.
- Bob Nelson

I know as a manager you have to abide by the chairman's decisions.
But his decisions were this team, that team,
this player, that player.
The chairman is a control freak.
- Paul Gascoigne

A manager's job is simple.
For one hundred sixty-two games you try not to screw
up all that smart stuff your organization did last December.
- Earl Weaver

There has been only one manager, and his name is John McGraw.
- Connie Mack

The key to being a good manager is keeping the people
who hate me away from those who are still undecided.
- Casey Stengel

But I think the Champions League Final puts a massive
pressure on every player and the manager,
but we're enjoying the pressure and hopefully we can go there and win it.
- Steven Gerrard

The only way to make money as a manager is to win in one place,
get fired and hired somewhere else.
- Whitey Herzog

Finally, my manager negotiated a deal where I got to produce my own records.
- Waylon Jennings

Most of the pressure comes from myself,
not from others.
I don't need a manager or a pundit to put pressure on me.
I do all that myself before others do it.
- Ruud van Nistelrooy

For a manager to be perceived as a positive manager,
they need a four to one positive to negative contact ratio.
- Ken Blanchard

The greatest manager has a knack for making ballplayers
think they are better than they think they are.
- Reggie Jackson

My dad takes care of me as a manager and as a dad.
That's his job, you know, to take care of me.
He has my best interests at heart.
- Jessica Simpson

Coaches are an integral part of any manager's team,
especially if they are good pinochle players.
- Earl Weaver

A manager uses a relief pitcher like a six shooter,
he fires until it's empty then takes the gun and throws it at the villain.
- Dan Quisenberry

The one word that makes a good manager -
decisiveness.
- Lee Iacocca

The sports world is an echo chamber.
All it takes is one quote from a general manager and
a thousand sports columns bloom.
- Michael Lewis

I could never be a manager.
All I have is natural ability.
- Mickey Mantle

I'm not going to sit here and bash the manager,
we have to regroup.
- David Wells

If something that needs to be done that we don't feel confronting,
we do it through the manager.
- John Oates

When you become a parent, or a teacher,
you turn into a manager of this whole system.
You become the person controlling the bubble of innocence around a child,
regulating it.
- Kazuo Ishiguro

And, we have no such thing as a budget anymore.
Our manager freaks when we show him the bill.
We're lavish to the bone, but all our money goes back into the product.
- Freddie Mercury

My father, a mining engineer and colliery manager,
gave his brood many advantages not least of which,
for me, was his love of singing which gave music a
central place in our lives.
- James W. Black

My mother is my manager and so knows exactly what I do and so on.
- Jonathan Brandis

After one look at this planet any visitor from outer
space would say 'I want to see the manager.'
- William S. Burroughs

My mother is an office manager, my father a professor
of economics and financial planner.
- Poppy Z. Brite

The manager is to be blamed who distributes parts to
his players which they are unable to act.
- Franz Schubert

When I came out here, my manager thought that casting
directors might think I'm a girl,
and when I did Threat Matrix, they thought Jamie was a little light.
- James Denton

I don't know if we'd have been as dominant as we were last season.
The new things, the new ideas the manager brought in
everyone took them on board so well.
He is special.
- Frank Lampard

I never was a person who wanted a handout.
I was a cafeteria worker.
I'm not too proud to ask the Best Western manager to give me a job.
I have cleaned homes.
- Shirley Jackson

The great actors we had came from the actor-manager theaters.
Not only did they create a team, they were the generals
working with the soldiers.
- Steven Berkoff

Any manager can do well in an expanding market.
- W. Edwards Deming

Today, a skilled manager makes more than the owner.
And owners fight each other to get the skilled managers.
- Mikhail Khodorkovsky

All of those things had been talked about,
suggested, rumored, as a manager and as a member of the Knicks organization,
I couldn't allow myself to think that way or believe that.
- Isiah Thomas

A manager is an assistant to his men.
- Thomas J. Watson

I like to think that I've been a good manager.
That fact has been very instrumental in making Linux a successful product.
- Linus Torvalds

And I'm the kind of manager that doesn't believe that
you micro-manage professionals.
They should understand their responsibility and carry
out those responsibility.
- Alphonso Jackson

I like to make everything my friends are involved in a little better.
I should have just become a manager.
- Drea De Matteo

My dad heard of a studio on the radio,
and it was advertised as a place for kids to meet kids,
and it was actually a studio, and that's where I met my manager and agent.
- Mila Kunis

My manager wants me to dress like a nun and I want
to dress like a teenager.
- Anna Kournikova

I'm not the manager because I'm always right,
but I'm always right because I'm the manager.
- Gene Mauch

I've always felt happy at Newcastle.
But things have gone a bit differently for me since we got a new manager.
- Robert Laurent

The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it.
- Warren G. Bennis

In the same way that I had to follow an Italian manager here,
I can imagine that it was not easy for an Italian manager to follow me at Porto.
- Jose Mourinho

The players make the manager, it's never the other way.
- Sparky Anderson

My father was a middle manager at an oil company,
but I never knew anything about his work.
Whatever business acumen I have just got gleaned over the years.
- Donna Mills

It's bizarre that the produce manager is more important
to my children's health than the pediatrician.
- Meryl Streep

The upside to smoking is that you get to be social.
I was looking for a light when I bumped into Ben Harper's manager.
A couple of days later, Ben and I were in the studio.
- Beth Orton

A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.
- Peter Drucker

Alex Ferguson is the best manager I've ever had at this level.
Well, he's the only manager I've actually had at this level.
But he's the best manager I've ever had.
- David Beckham

I do want to be a manager one day.
It might be 10 years, I don't know when.
- Paul Gascoigne

I'm a fair manager, put it that way.
I like to be fair with the players, but there's a time for discipline.
- Don Baylor

I'm not a money manager, but I can tell you what the conventional wisdom is.
The younger you are, the more risk you can take on.
- Maria Bartiromo

It's nice to come into a town and be referred to as
the manager of the Cleveland Indians instead of as the first black manager.
- Frank Robinson


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