Quotes of Yankees

  1. The owner of the New York Yankees Mr. George Steinbrenner who I had the greatest respect for, I want to thank him for giving me the opportunity to win that special ring in 1996. – Wade Boggs
  2. We all pulled together at the right time, unfortunately, we were down 3 -0 to the Yankees when we decided to do it, but we did it. And we shocked the world. – Johnny Damon
  3. I would rather beat the Yankees regularly than pitch a no hit game. – Bob Feller
  4. Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed upon the Yankees Apparently it angers them. – Bob Feller
  5. I think of the New York City Ballet as the Yankees without George Steinbrenner. – John Guare
  6. The Yankees have better starting pitchers than Arizona. Arizona just has two... the Yanks have four. – Keith Hernandez
  7. I was a pitcher, shortstop and outfielder, and the Yankees tried to sign me out of high school as a first -round draft pick in 1981. I turned them down to go to college. – Bo Jackson
  8. Everybody says we hated the Yankees We didn't hate the Yankees We just hated the way they beat us. – Al Lopez
  9. The south produced statesmen and soldiers, planters and doctors and lawyers and poets, but certainly no engineers and mechanics. Let Yankees adopt such low callings. – Margaret Mitchell
  10. True Yankees are born, not made. – Jay Mohr
  11. Hating the Yankees is as American as pizza pie, unwed mothers, and cheating on your income tax. – Mike Royko
  12. We plan absentee ownership as far as running the Yankees is concerned. – George Steinbrenner
  13. The Yankees don't pay me to win every day, just two out of three. – Casey Stengel
  14. OK, he's a Yankees fan. Now I know why I don't like him. – Dave Winer

Usage examples for Yankees

  1. Now, if the Yankees do stop, you all run and hide, won't you? – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  2. " Yankees are pretty good to you, Preston, I think, just now. – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  3. He briefly explained the causes of the war as viewed from the Southern standpoint, and said that he felt sure that Providence would bless their efforts to rid the South of the Yankees – Cruise and Captures of the Alabama by Albert M. Goodrich
  4. We shall never beat the Yankees until we meet them on their own ground. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  5. She saw the despatch was a trap for the Yankees and used it so, you think? – The Cavalier by George Washington Cable
  6. Miss Eliza seemed to be unable to believe that he had been killed in battle, however, for she always spoke of him as " murdered" by the Yankees – The Heart of Arethusa by Francis Barton Fox
  7. I want to have nothing to do with Yankees – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell
  8. Frank, suppose they take us for Yankees – Two Little Confederates by Thomas Nelson Page
  9. I tell you the Yankees are just 'skedaddling' before him. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  10. I wus here when de Yankees come an' I 'member seein' dem dressed in blue. – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  11. You must think on your feet, as the Yankees say." – Border, Breed Nor Birth by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  12. But the Yankees think nothing of this. – The Truth About America by Edward Money
  13. It was near sunset when, according to promise, the Yankees came on board, and spent a long evening with us. – Fighting the Whales by R.M. Ballantyne
  14. Several years ago, a couple of Yankees were travellin out West, an they got out of money. – Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia by Seba Smith
  15. These men all Yankees – Frank on a Gun-Boat by Harry Castlemon
  16. They were what the Yankees would call uncommonly " cute," and much too deeply intent on business to indulge in play. – The Lifeboat by R.M. Ballantyne
  17. Down with the Yankees – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  18. I have been enquiring of Sir Michael, madam, whether he is quite happy in his mind as to these Yankees that are now pouring into the new provinces. – Lady Merton, Colonist by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. If they are worried about you, they will get over it in the morning when they find the steamer is missing, said Captain Carboneer, with something like a chuckle in his tones when he pictured the surprise of the Yankees in making the discovery that the Bellevite had taken to herself wings, and sped on her way to the South. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  20. The moment the place was entirely freed from the Yankees Mr. Crudup ordered one of the guest- rooms prepared, and, to the surprise of Mrs. Crudup, told her he had a prisoner to bring in. – The Blue Birds' Winter Nest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy