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The Pride of the Yankees Quotes

The Pride of the Yankees is a television show that appeared on TV in 1970 . The Pride of the Yankees ended in 1970.

It features Samuel Goldwyn as producer, Leigh Harline in charge of musical score, and Rudolph Maté A. S. C. as head of cinematography.

The Pride of the Yankees is recorded in English and originally aired in United States. Each episode of The Pride of the Yankees is 128 minutes long. The Pride of the Yankees is distributed by RKO Radio Pictures.

The cast includes: Gary Cooper as Lou Gehrig, Dan Duryea as Hank Hanneman, Walter Brennan as Sam Blake, and Teresa Wright as Eleanor Gehrig.

The Pride of the Yankees Quotes

Gary Cooper as Lou Gehrig

  • (Gary Cooper) "All the arguing in the world can't change the decision of the umpire."
  • (Gary Cooper) "People have to live their own lives. Nobody can live it for you. Nobody could have made a baseball player out of Uncle Otto, and nobody can make anything but a baseball player out of me."
  • (Gary Cooper) "Is it three strikes, Doc?"
  • (Clinic doctor) "You want it straight?"
  • (Gary Cooper) "Sure, straight."
  • (Clinic doctor) "It's three strikes."

Teresa Wright as Eleanor Gehrig

  • (Teresa Wright) "Lou Gehrig, I could learn to like you."

Dan Duryea as Hank Hanneman

  • (Dan Duryea) "That Gehrig's the chump of all time. Falling for a gag like that."
  • (Walter Brennan) "Aw, he doesn't know about a gag."
  • (Dan Duryea) "Yeah? What does he know about, Mr. Bones?"
  • (Walter Brennan) "Baseball."
  • (Dan Duryea) "He knows -- I'll tell ya somethin'. A guy like that is a detriment to any sport. He's a boob with a batting eye. He wakes up, brushes his teeth, hikes out to the ballpark, hits the ball, hikes back to the hotel room, reads the funny papers, gargles and goes to bed. That's personality, hm?"
  • (Walter Brennan) "The best."
  • (Dan Duryea) "A real hero."
  • (Walter Brennan) "Let me tell you about heroes, Hank. I've covered a lot of 'em, and I'm saying Gehrig is the best of 'em. No front-page scandals, no daffy excitements, no horn-piping in the spotlight --"
  • (Dan Duryea) "No nothing."
  • (Walter Brennan) "-- but a guy who does his job and nothing else. He lives for his job. He gets a lot of fun out of it. And fifty million other people get a lot of fun out of him, watching him do something better than anybody else ever did it before."
  • (Dan Duryea) "You'd be right, Sam, if all baseball fans were as big boobs as Gehrig."
  • (Walter Brennan) "They are. The same kinda boobs as Gehrig."
  • (Walter Brennan) "Only without a batting eye. That's why I'm putting my money on Gehrig."

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