A. Bartlett Giamatti Quotes

A. Bartlett Giamatti Quotes: Winning has a joy and discrete purity to it that cannot be replaced by anything else. Winning is important to any man's or woman's sense of satisfaction and well-being. Winning is not everything; but it is something powerful, indeed beautiful, in itself, something as necessary to the strong spirit as striving is necessary to the healthy character.
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A. Bartlett Giamatti Quote: Teachers believe they have a gift for giving; it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of art or a market or a building.
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Quotes about A. Bartlett Giamatti: Americans have been remarkably devoted to the capacity for belief, to idealism. That's why we get into trouble all the time. We're always viewed as naive.
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Quote about A. Bartlett Giamatti: Some of my academic friends think Ive fallen from a very special grace.
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A. Bartlett Giamatti Sayings: You count on it, you rely on it to buffer the passage of time, to keep the memory of sunshine and high skies alive, and then, just when the days are all twilight, when you need it most, it stops.
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A. Bartlett Giamatti Saying: Baseball is about homecoming. It is a journey by theft and strength, guile and speed, out around first to the far island of second, where foes lurk in the reefs and the green sea suddenly grows deeper, then to turn sharply, skimming the shallows, making for a shore that will show a friendly face, a color, a familiar language and, at third, to proceed, no longer by paths indirect but straight, to home.
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Sayings about A. Bartlett Giamatti: The university is our culture's assertion that what is made by the mind has value and can convey values.
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