Let this list of 17 quotations by the Jamaican athlete Chili Davis lead you to an inspirational day. Recharge yourself with motivational pitches, individual, career sayings, and satisfy your hunger for a better life.
What are the best Chili Davis quotes?
We've made this hand-picked collection of quotes to show you what is Chili Davis truly willing to say and leave for generations. Whether an inspirational quote or a motivational message about giving your best, we can all benefit from the wisdom, captured within these words.
My dad gave me a haircut... and it wasn't a very good one. When I went out of the house, my friends got on my case and said it looked like someone put a chili bowl over my head and cut around it.
I have always loved the Bay Area. I spent a lot of time in the Bay Area. I started my career there. That's a huge part of the excitement for me.
I don't think much about whether fans will remember me.
Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.
The toughest thing in hitting shouldn't be deciding when to swing.
It is, for me, deciding when not to swing. You should be swinging from the time you get into the batter's box until something says don't swing.
I think hitting is more a mentality than a philosophy.
A philosophy is somebody telling you the way they think it should be. Well, different people believe in different things. My thing is this: Be ready to hit.
It's good to know you're working for someone you're familiar with, who's a friend and he has your back and you have his back also.
The first time I picked up a bat in a professional game, I hit a ball hard left-handed, and my first home run was so effortless, it surprised me.
There are certain things I can't do, certain pitches I can't hit.
You stay away from them. You try to wait for pitches you can hit. The bat speed isn't what it used to be. You make up for it by using your head, working counts, getting ahead in counts and getting pitches to hit and hitting them hard.