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If you do not know where you are going, every road will get you nowhere

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Strong Catcher quotations

People talk about cold weather and it'd be tough to catch balls.

But the greatest catcher of all time, Michael Crabtree, catches everything. It's unbelievable. In the northern snowlands, down to the tropics' sunny scenes, he's catching the football. Where they throw a football, he'll be catching it.


Catcher quote I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both ha
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.

If you don't know where you are currently standing, you're dead.

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Not only was I not the best catcher in the Major Leagues, I wasn't even the best catcher on my street!

The Zoo is a prison for animals who have been sentenced without trial and I feel guilty because I do nothing about it. But there it was, I wanted to see an oyster-catcher and I was no better than the people who'd caged oyster-catchers for me to see.

A catcher and his body are like the outlaw and his horse. He's got to ride that nag till it drops.


I am always saying "Glad to've met you" to somebody I'm not at all glad I met.

If you want to stay alive, you have to say that stuff, though.

A good catcher is the quarterback, the carburetor, the lead dog, the pulse taker, the traffic cop and sometimes a lot of unprintable things, but no team gets very far without one.

No baseball pitcher would be worth a darn without a catcher who could handle the hot fastball.

All morons hate it when you call them a moron.

The thing with kids is, if they want to grab for the gold ring, you have to let them do it, and not say anything. If they fall off, they fall off, but it's bad if you say anything.


Don't ever tell anybody anything. If you do, you start missing everybody.

It's hard to get lost if you don't know where you're going.

If you don t know where you are, a map won't help.

It was that kind of a crazy afternoon, terrifically cold, and no sun out or anything, and you felt like you were disappearing every time you crossed a road.

I kept picturing all these little kids in this big field of rye.

.. If they're running and they don't look where they're going, I have to come out from somewhere and catch them.


The catcher is in the middle of everything. He sees it best.

The great thing about catchers is that they do a lot of different things, and they're basically overlooked.

He likes to take strolls by himself and believes dog-catchers are friendly innkeepers who'll take care of a meal. He's gullible and has never learned to fight back against a ruthless world.

Like some cult religion that barely survives, there has always been at least one but rarely more than five or six devotees throwing the knuckleball in the big leagues . . . Not only can't pitchers control it, hitters can't hit it, catchers can't catch it, coaches can't coach it and most pitchers can't learn it. The perfect pitch.

Yes, hard is good. When I was in high school, I spent a lot of time on my knees playing with balls. I guess it was only natural that I became a catcher.


Maintaining concentration depends on what I call tunnel vision;

nothing else in the world exists but the catcher's target, the hitter and my perfect delivery.

The only job worse is a javelin catcher at a track - and - field meet.

If you believe your catcher is intelligent and you know that he has considerable experience, it is a good thing to leave the game almost entirely in his hands.

When I was 15 years old, I used to actually dream I was pitching in Yankee Stadium. Bill Dickey was my catcher.

You have to have a catcher because if you don't you're likely to have a lot of passed balls.


My first film goes into production in October.

It's called White Boy Shuffle and it's based on a novel about a young black kid and it's sort of reminiscent of Catcher in the Rye.

Money always ends up making you blue.

A catcher must want to catch. He must make up his mind that it isn't the terrible job it is painted, and that he isn't going to say every day, 'Why, oh why with so many other positions in baseball did I take up this one.'

Also "Catcher in the Rye", which happens to be one of my favorite books, I just found that kind of useful. It helps you get into the American accent.

I'd just be the catcher in the rye and all.

I know it's crazy, but that's the only thing I'd really like to be. I know it's crazy.


It's really too bad that so much crumby stuff is a lot of fun sometimes.

Two hundred million Americans, and there ain't two good catchers among 'em.

I don't want to embarrass any other catcher by comparing him to Johnny Bench.

The forbidden things were a great influence on my life.

I was forbidden from reading A Catcher in the Rye.