Ozzie Smith quotes

  • When I'm in my groove there is no thinking. Everything just happens.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Athlete #Thinking #Groove

  • I don't think anybody ever really just retires where they don't do anything.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Sports #Thinking #Retiring

  • We saw very little of the real Jack Buck behind the microphone. He would touch people in ways that we will never know. Jack was much more than just an announcer.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Sports #Real #People

  • We hope there is a sense of purpose in everything.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Purpose

  • As I was in the air, the ball took a bad hop and caromed behind me, but I was able to catch it with my bare hand. I hit the ground, bounced back up, and threw Burroughs out at first.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Hands #Air #Able

  • My short game's not that good. It just becomes a matter of getting that weight moving.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Moving #Games #Matter

  • I think umpires have too much power, without any system of checks and balances and the more money a player makes, the more the umpire tries to show off that power to him. Unfortunately, since I signed my contract my strike zone has suddenly become a lot larger.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Player #Thinking #Umpires

  • There are 22 million people who have, some point in time, played hooky from work or school, so it's already an unofficial holiday,
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Holiday #School #People

  • I don't know how many people have ever seen the National Guard break in somewhere, but they mean business.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Mean #People #Break

  • No one paid attention to my offense. So having 2,000 hits is one of the things that is an accomplishment.
    -- Ozzie Smith

    #Accomplishment #Attention #Offense

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