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59 Most Memorable Quotes By Yogi Berra, The Yankees Legend

Famous As: One of the Greatest Catchers in Baseball History
Born On: May 12, 1925
Died On: September 22, 2015
Born In: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died At Age: 90
Lawrence Peter Berra, popularly known as Yogi Berra, was a distinguished American professional baseball catcher, coach and manager. His childhood friend gave him the epithet of ‘Yogi’, as his characteristics resembled a Hindu mystic. By signing the ‘New York Yankees’ in 1942, Yogi achieved his big break. Yogi served the U.S Navy, as a ‘gunner’s mate’ during the ‘D-day Invasion’ in France. Yogi started playing for the Yankees in 1946, and soon established his name as a great catcher and batter. Yogi played in fourteen championships out of which they won ten. Post-retirement, Yogi maintained a bitter-sweet relationship with the ‘Yankees’. Yogi was appointed to manage the ‘Yankees’in1964, but was fired due to an unsuccessful season. Yogi then managed the ‘New York Mets’ from 1972, and propelled them to enter the World Series in 1973. Once again, ‘Yankees’ appointed Yogi as manager in 1984, but he was fired again. He died on September 22, 2015 at the age of 90. His sayings and thoughts are famous as “Yogism” around the world. Here are a few quotations and thoughts by Yogi Berra which have been curated from his life and work. Take a look at some of Yogi Berra's quotes on humor, goals, integrity, truism, planning, funny, management, baseball, yankees, theory and answers..
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Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.

Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.

Yogi Berra
If you don't know where you are going,
you'll end up someplace else.

If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra
You can observe a lot just by watching.

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra
It ain't over 'til it's over.

It ain't over 'til it's over.

Yogi Berra
When you come to a fork in the road take it

When you come to a fork in the road take it

Yogi Berra
The future ain't what it used to be.

The future ain't what it used to be.

Yogi Berra
In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But in practice, there is.

In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But in practice, there is.

Yogi Berra
Cut my pie into four pieces, I don’t think I could eat eight.

Cut my pie into four pieces, I don’t think I could eat eight.

Yogi Berra
Nobody comes here anymore, its too crowded

Nobody comes here anymore, its too crowded

Yogi Berra
I wish I had an answer to that because I'm tired of answering that question.

I wish I had an answer to that because I'm tired of answering that question.

Yogi Berra
90% of the game is half mental.

90% of the game is half mental.

Yogi Berra
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.

Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.

Yogi Berra
I never said most of the things I said.

I never said most of the things I said.

Yogi Berra
If the world were perfect, it wouldn't be.

If the world were perfect, it wouldn't be.

Yogi Berra
Deja Vu All Over Again

Deja Vu All Over Again

Yogi Berra
Okay you guys, pair up in threes!

Okay you guys, pair up in threes!

Yogi Berra
I'd give my right arm to be ambidextrous.

I'd give my right arm to be ambidextrous.

Yogi Berra
We made too many wrong mistakes.

We made too many wrong mistakes.

Yogi Berra
A nickle ain't worth a dime anymore!

A nickle ain't worth a dime anymore!

Yogi Berra
When you come to a fork in the road, just take it

When you come to a fork in the road, just take it

Yogi Berra
It ain't over until it's over

It ain't over until it's over

Yogi Berra
You have to give 100 percent in the first half of the game. If that isn't enough, in the second half, you have to give what's left.

You have to give 100 percent in the first half of the game. If that isn't enough, in the second half, you have to give what's left.

Yogi Berra
A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.

A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.

Yogi Berra
You wouldn't have won if we'd beaten you.

You wouldn't have won if we'd beaten you.

Yogi Berra
We're lost, but we're making good time.

We're lost, but we're making good time.

Yogi Berra
It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.

It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.

Yogi Berra
I'm not going to buy my kids an encyclopedia. Let them walk to school like I did.

I'm not going to buy my kids an encyclopedia. Let them walk to school like I did.

Yogi Berra
Its getting late early

Its getting late early

Yogi Berra
If you ask me anything I don't know, I'm not going to answer.

If you ask me anything I don't know, I'm not going to answer.

Yogi Berra
It ain't the heat, it's the humility.

It ain't the heat, it's the humility.

Yogi Berra
He must have made that before he died.

He must have made that before he died.

Yogi Berra
Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.

Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.

Yogi Berra
Even Napoleon had his Watergate.

Even Napoleon had his Watergate.

Yogi Berra
If you can't imitate him, don't copy him.

If you can't imitate him, don't copy him.

Yogi Berra
No matter where you go, there you are,

No matter where you go, there you are,

Yogi Berra
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.

You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.

Yogi Berra
I just want to thank everyone who made this day necessary.

I just want to thank everyone who made this day necessary.

Yogi Berra
If the fans don’t wanna come out to the ballpark, no one can stop ‘em.

If the fans don’t wanna come out to the ballpark, no one can stop ‘em.

Yogi Berra
Pitching always beats batting — and vice-versa.

Pitching always beats batting — and vice-versa.

Yogi Berra
If you don't know where you are going you will end up somewhere else

If you don't know where you are going you will end up somewhere else

Yogi Berra
It's not too far; it just seems like it is.

It's not too far; it just seems like it is.

Yogi Berra
If you don't know where you're going, you'll end up somewhere else.

If you don't know where you're going, you'll end up somewhere else.

Yogi Berra
If you don't know where you're going, you'll end up someplace else.

If you don't know where you're going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra
75% of baseball is mental the other half is phisical

75% of baseball is mental the other half is phisical

Yogi Berra
Ninety percent of all mental errors are in your head.

Ninety percent of all mental errors are in your head.

Yogi Berra
I tell the kids, somebody's gotta win, somebody's gotta lose. Just don't fight about it. Just try to get better.

I tell the kids, somebody's gotta win, somebody's gotta lose. Just don't fight about it. Just try to get better.

Yogi Berra
If you come to a fork in the road, take it

If you come to a fork in the road, take it

Yogi Berra
Nobody goes to that restaurant anymore because it's too crowded.

Nobody goes to that restaurant anymore because it's too crowded.

Yogi Berra
It's like deja-vu, all over again.

It's like deja-vu, all over again.

Yogi Berra
Ninety percent of this game is half mental.

Ninety percent of this game is half mental.

Yogi Berra
Yogi Berra said

Yogi Berra said "If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.

Yogi Berra
When you see a fork in the road...Take It!!

When you see a fork in the road...Take It!!

Yogi Berra
Nobody goes there anymore, it's to crowded

Nobody goes there anymore, it's to crowded

Yogi Berra
Ninety percent of baseball is mental, the other half is physical.

Ninety percent of baseball is mental, the other half is physical.

Yogi Berra
You've got to be careful
If you don't know where you're going,
Because you might get there.

You've got to be careful If you don't know where you're going, Because you might get there.

Yogi Berra
If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.

If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.

Yogi Berra
But Little League can be a great experience for kids, as long as they want to play--and don't play to bring their parents glory.

But Little League can be a great experience for kids, as long as they want to play--and don't play to bring their parents glory.

Yogi Berra
Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good, too.

Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good, too.

Yogi Berra
If I didn't wake up, I'd still be sleeping.

If I didn't wake up, I'd still be sleeping.

Yogi Berra