Ernie Banks

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Ernie Banks

Ernie Banks

Another friend hired me to open doors for him in the moving and relocation business. I did that for 10 years, am still doing it. And I do some work for the Cubs, in community relations.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:08]
Awards mean a lot, but they don't say it all. The people in baseball mean more to me than statistics.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:13]
But it all comes down to friendship, treating people right.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:17]
Did you hear that? I didn't hear anything. Put that question another way.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:21]
During my time, there might have been one pitcher or two that were top pitchers on a team. Teams that won maybe had three, but today they have a lot of depth. They have a lot of long relievers, short relievers, and the strategy is different.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:28]
I learned from Mr. Wrigley, early in my career, that loyalty wins and it creates friendships. I saw it work for him in his business.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:32]
I like my players to be married and in debt. That's the way you motivate them.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:38]
I own stock, and I also insure my car with Geico.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:50]
It would be a lot different for me because there is a lot of information that you need to know about as a player. How pitchers are pitching you, how defenses are playing, certain situations about certain pitchers.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:55]
It's a beautiful day for a ballgame... Let's play two!More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:59]
It's a great day for a ball game; let's play two!More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:03]
It's a kind of philosophy of my own life, to create the energy enough to keep on going.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:08]
Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I've ever thought I'd have.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:22]
Mr. Wrigley believed in this: Put all your eggs in one basket and watch the basket. They don't do that today. This is the old-fashioned way I'm talking about. He carried it on to his business. Do one thing and stay with it.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:25]
No, I think the pitching today has more depth.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:29]
People ask me a lot about the values I got from playing for the Cubs for so many years. The value I got out of it was patience. A lot of people these days are not very patient.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:34]
The Cubs are due in sixty-two.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:40]
The Cubs are gonna shine in sixty-nine.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:57]
The only way to prove that you're a good sport is to lose.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:16]
The riches of the game are in the thrills, not the money.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:15]
When I wake up in the morning, I feel like a billionaire without paying taxes.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:18]
Work? I never worked a day in my life. I always loved what I was doing, had a passion for it.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:24]
You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace.More Ernie Banks [10/10/2011 01:10:35]
You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace.More Ernie Banks [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I've ever thought I'd have.More Ernie Banks [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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