Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Tommy Lasorda
Thomas Lasorda
Tommy Lasorda.
BornSeptember 22, 1927
Norristown, Pennsylvania
Manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers 1976-1996. Won 1981 and 1988 World Series. Member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

The repository contains four quotes from Tommy Lasorda.

Food and Drink

When we win, Iím so happy I eat a lot. When we lose, Iím so depressed I eat a lot. When weíre rained out, Iím so disappointed I eat a lot.

Success and Failure

About the only problem with success is that it does not teach you how to deal with failure.

Leadership

Managing is like holding a dove in your hand. Squeeze too hard and you kill it; not hard enough and it flies away.

Media and News

About the press: Never argue with people who buy ink by the gallon.