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A. Bartlett Giamatti

American,  Educator
Total Quotes : 25
Think Special Some

Some of my academic friends think I've fallen from a very special grace.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Love Sports Other

Major sports are major parts of society. It's not anomalous to have people who love sports come from other parts of that society.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Social Performer Public

A tremendous social responsibility comes with being a successful public performer.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Expert About Held

I'm the world's expert on sterotypes held by academics about athletes and held by athletes about academics. To me, both of them are caricatures.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Baseball Undergone Set

Baseball has undergone and absorbed a whole set of dislocations.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Always Been Devoted

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.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Man Game Superior

No one man is superior to the game.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Education Society Act

A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Wanted Ever League

All I ever wanted to be was president of the American League.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Goal Think Been

My goal has been to encourage jointness, to push people to think of affiliations rather than to operate as solo entrepreneurs.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Life My Life Going

This is not the first time in my life where you know going into a job that you're going to hear in stereo what was wrong with what you did.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Racism Going Here

I'm not going to sit here now and say 'do this,' or 'do that.' But you must - must - expunge any vestige of racism.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Game Human Experience Both

For me, baseball is the most nourishing game outside of literature. They both are re-tellings of human experience.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

College Think Sacrifices

I think that the young people today feel a tremendous sense of responsibility to their brothers and sisters because of the sacrifices that most families make to send their children to college.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Teacher Art Gift

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.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Here Other Universities

Universities are not here to be mediums for the coercion of other people, they're here to be mediums for the free exchange of ideas.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Mind Confined Part

There are many who lust for the simple answers of doctrine or decree. They are on the left and right. They are not confined to a single part of the society. They are terrorists of the mind.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Baseball Bad Nothing

There's nothing bad that accrues from baseball.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Game Own Ruth

We have an obligation to spread amateur baseball both at home and abroad. Building up the game at all levels - Little League, Babe Ruth Leagues, the colleges - is in our own self-interest. That's where the pool of talent is - and also of fans.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Culture Mind University

The university is our culture's assertion that what is made by the mind has value and can convey values.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti