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  • Garret shared from Under the March Sun : The Story of Spring Training by Charles Fountain
    “Since baseball time is measured only in outs, all you have to do is succeed utterly; keep hitting, keep the rally alive, and you have defeated time.”
    Note: "Since baseball time is measured only in outs, all you have to do is succeed utterly; keep hitting, keep the rally going, and you have defeated time". -Roger Angell
  • Garret shared from a Personal Document
    the whole of economics can be reduced to a single lesson, and that lesson can be reduced to a single sentence. The art of economics consists in looking not merely at the immediate but at the longer effects of any act or policy; it consists in tracing the consequences of that policy not merely for one group but for all groups.
    Note: Economics in one lesson:
  • Garret shared from Endless War: Middle-Eastern Islam vs. Western Civilization by Ralph Peters
    "Search into the essence of each matter, whether of doctrine, practice or belief." -Marcus
  • Garret shared from http://www.amazon.com/dp/B004ZFZ4O8/ref=r_soa_p_i
    Two blocks down, then, to the East Side birth factories. The usual small group of lackluster protesters huddled on the sidewalk. They have government-issued dissent permits hanging on chains around their necks, with photo I.D. and free-speech license prominently displayed.
    Note: Prophetic?
  • Garret shared from Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game by Michael Lewis
    Boggs’s refusal to exhibit the necessary aggression led to his ostracism by the Red Sox. “They would get on him for taking a walk when there was a guy on second,” recalled Hatteberg. “They called him selfish for that.”
    Note: One opinion of why the Red Sox hate Wade Boggs. @HUStone
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Garret A. Myhan