Quotations on Fans
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The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.
- Hank Aaron
(Keywords: Home, Baseball, Fans, Games, Play)
When the line started to blur between the fans and the players, sometimes things can get ugly.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Keywords: Fans, Ugly)
It's impossible to work under conditions where they confused negativity with objectivity. You can't fool the fans.
- Marv Albert
(Keywords: Work, Fans, Fool, Negativity)
I wish they'd shut the gates, and let us play ball with no press and no fans.
- Richie Allen
(Keywords: Fans, Play, Press)
I am very proud of what we have built in Spain, because it is not a traditional Formula 1 country. I think we have found passionate fans, and built up a strong culture for the sport - and things are improving every day, with more and more people getting interested.
- Fernando Alonso
(Keywords: People, Country, Culture, Day, Fans, Formula, Spain)
Fans tend to get too excited by streaks of either kind and I think the press does too. There should be a happy medium.
- Walt Alston
(Keywords: Fans, Press)
It's a terrible thing to have to tell your fans, who have waited like Detroit's have, that their team won't win it this year. But it's better than lying to them.
- Sparky Anderson
(Keywords: Fans, Lying)
They ask questions like 'do you believe in aliens' and those types of things. They were really interested in aliens, and that was really something that the Japanese have an interest in, and they are also very big fans of romances.
- Shiri Appleby
(Keywords: Fans, Interest, Questions)
It irritated me that my fans kept wanting me to retread old ground.
- Dario Argento
(Keywords: Fans, Old)
It is important to make the fans that support me feel supported.
- Mackenzie Astin
(Keywords: Fans, Support)
I like that because the fans want to see onstage what they know so well from the big screen.
- Frankie Avalon
(Keywords: Fans, Want)
I'm obsessive about the kind of melodrama of getting through the days and trying to make them good and funny and a happy experience. But my feeling towards the fans is that they delivered me from darkness.
- Tom Baker
(Keywords: Funny, Experience, Darkness, Fans, Feeling, Trying)
I just consider myself a piece of the puzzle and I'm lucky enough to be asked or invited to the party, if you will. I hope I can bring some laughs and grimaces to the fans.
- Adam Baldwin
(Keywords: Hope, Fans, Party, Will)
My biggest kick comes from the individual fans I run into. Middle-aged men ask me when we're going to do more Johnny Quest cartoons.
- Joseph Barbera
(Keywords: Men, Cartoons, Fans, Quest)
When I left the show, the fans were so amazing in terms of the outpouring of support and continued support all that time whatever ways they could be in touch with me.
- Alice Barrett
(Keywords: Time, Fans, Support)
Sharks are as tough as those football fans who take their shirts off during games in Chicago in January, only more intelligent.
- Dave Barry
(Keywords: Chicago, Fans, Football, Games)
The Olympic stadium may have been built only in the early 1970s but it was clear for a long time it had no future. For many reasons it is not good enough for modern football and today's fans.
- Franz Beckenbauer
(Keywords: Time, Fans, Football, Future, May, Today)
The eyes of some of the fans at Davis Cup matches scare me. There's no light in them. Fixed emotions. Blind worship. Horror. It makes me think of what happened to us long ago.
- Boris Becker
(Keywords: Blind, Emotions, Eyes, Fans, Horror, Light, Worship)
The reward is every night. The 90 minutes is such a payoff for us every night; it makes it all worth it to us. The fans who come to the shows know how much we enjoy this.
- Gerry Beckley
(Keywords: Fans, Night, Reward, Worth)
I love meeting fans. The people who are fans of my books are really smart and dedicated, because some independent comics are hard to get. I will drive all the way to Pittsburgh or Detroit to put it in their hands.
- Brian M. Bendis
(Keywords: Love, People, Books, Fans, Meeting, Will)
I just wanted to get back to playing attacking football after my time in Italy. It was a little difficult at first but the atmosphere and the fans were just fantastic.
- Dennis Bergkamp
(Keywords: Time, Fans, First, Football, Italy)
My message to the kids and our fans is hockey's a great game. There's a lot of hockey being played at all levels. Get involved, do it. We will be back and we will be back better than ever and hopefully as soon as possible. Don't give up on the game. It's too good.
- Gary Bettman
(Keywords: Being, Fans, Kids, Will)
I've had a few gigs where things have got out of hand and there has been a huge crush with my fans. They are important and I don't want them being hurt. They are a mad crowd.
- Justin Bieber
(Keywords: Being, Fans, Hurt, Want)
I think older people can appreciate my music because I really show my heart when I sing, and it's not corny. I think I can grow as an artist, and my fans will grow with me.
- Justin Bieber
(Keywords: Music, People, Heart, Artist, Fans, Will)
I got married about three years ago again to a wonderful German woman. Her name is Monika and she is beautiful. She is one of the biggest women Zappa fans I have ever met in my life.
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Keywords: Life, Women, Fans, Name, Woman, Years)
Why is it good for football to take the excitement away from fans by overcharging them for tickets to see their team?
- Sepp Blatter
(Keywords: Excitement, Fans, Football)
We players understand we have the best lives in the world. We owe a debt of gratitude to all our fans, everyone who supports us.
- Bruce Bowen
(Keywords: Gratitude, Debt, Fans, World)
All musicians start out with ideals but hanging on to them in the face of media scrutiny takes real integrity. Tougher still is to live up to the ideals of your dedicated fans.
- Billy Bragg
(Keywords: Fans, Ideals, Integrity, Media, Musicians)
I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won't believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation.
- Garth Brooks
(Keywords: Sports, Time, Fans, Favorite, Musicians, Relaxation, Talk)
I'm 18 in this album. I'm not losing fans, and I'm not disrepecting women, but you reach the maturity of taking it to the next level with a girl. It was only necessary for me to have at least one song like that.
- Chris Brown
(Keywords: Women, Fans, Losing, Maturity, Song)
Almost all the fans I meet are pretty cool people. They're intelligent and tend to think about things a bit more than your average rock'n'roll fans: sensible people I wouldn't mind having a drink with.
- Peter Buck
(Keywords: People, Fans, Mind, Pretty)
To have my fan club. I am very proud of doing everything. I try to support my parents, friends and fans. I am also proud of my performing in the visual arts, and motion television.
- Chris Burke
(Keywords: Fans, Friends, Parents, Support, Television)
I mean, that's another big surprise of the show, is that I see sixteen year old people who recognize me and they're honest, for-real fans of the show. And it goes down to nine months. I mean, I've heard of nine month to year-old children who are watching the show.
- Steve Burns
(Keywords: People, Children, Fans, Months, Old)
This was an important part of my life. But it was also sad that we didn't play there, cause we had such alot of fans that were waiting for us and Brazilians are great people. It's now my second home.
- Jim Capaldi
(Keywords: Home, Life, People, Cause, Fans, Now, Play, Waiting)
It's the fans that need spring training. You gotta get 'em interested. Wake 'em up and let 'em know that their season is coming, the good times are gonna roll.
- Harry Caray
(Keywords: Fans, Spring, Training)
Forget the image, forget the ensemble, forget the rumours, forget the short skirts, the big hair, whatever! I owe this to the fans and I will never forget you so I want to accept this award on behalf of all of you.
- Mariah Carey
(Keywords: Fans, Forget, Hair, Want, Will)
I learned a lot about handling fans from established stars.
- Chevy Chase
(Keywords: Fans, Stars)
All literary men are Red Sox fans - to be a Yankee fan in a literate society is to endanger your life.
- John Cheever
(Keywords: Life, Men, Society, Fans, Literary, Yankee)
We always thought we had to follow a certain theme but I don't agree with that anymore. I think the fans deserve a wider variety of music.
- Tom Cochrane
(Keywords: Music, Thought, Fans, Variety)
It's interesting, as I said on the last tour in America, the audience actually came out, they had to have been the kind of fans who listened to my music via their parents, you know what I mean?
- Joe Cocker
(Keywords: Music, America, Fans, Parents)
I write about the American dream: if you set your mind to do something, you can do it. My fans know they're getting the real thing.
- Jackie Collins
(Keywords: American, Fans, Mind)
From the moment I leave my house or my hotel room, the public owns me. The public made Alice Cooper and I can't imagine ever turning my back on my fans.
- Alice Cooper
(Keywords: Fans, Public)
That seemed to be the case with most of the teams based in the smaller towns - the fans were more rabid, and they wanted to literally kill the opposition.
- Bob Cousy
(Keywords: Fans, Opposition)
I have a lot of fans who are people of color. I think, if nothing else, I kind of understand that sense of being on the outside looking in, culturally.
- Wes Craven
(Keywords: People, Being, Fans, Nothing, Sense)
I don't mind writing so I didn't find that difficult, it's just a question of finding the time to do it. I kind of like the direct connection with the fans actually, it's pretty neat.
- David Cronenberg
(Keywords: Time, Connection, Fans, Mind, Pretty, Question, Writing)
I am so excited to let fans in on how important my relationship with my family is to me. I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams.
- Miley Cyrus
(Keywords: Dreams, Family, Hope, Daughters, Fans, Kids, Memories, Mothers, World)
I am fully committed to Hannah Montana. It's what gave me this amazing opportunity to reach out to so many people. I'm really excited about our new season. We are making great new episodes that I can't wait for our fans to see and I'm looking forward to the "Hannah Montana" movie that will be out in the spring.
- Miley Cyrus
(Keywords: People, Opportunity, Fans, Montana, Spring, Will)
Fans made me. The fans gave me a chance, and they made me. Beyond that, my career has been trials and tribulations and ups and downs, so I have to have true fans riding with me.
- Puff Daddy
(Keywords: Career, Chance, Fans, Trials)
It just gets draining on a person being in the papers every day. So I was like, I'm gonna come back here. I want to talk to all the people, the fans. I want to let them know how much I appreciate all their support.
- Puff Daddy
(Keywords: People, Being, Day, Fans, Support, Talk, Want)
I know without our fans and the devotion of our fans we wouldn't be here. I don't mean to put them down, but I'm just stating a fact that it is hard to play to people that see you all the time and it takes a lot of fun out of it in some ways.
- Roger Daltrey
(Keywords: Time, People, Devotion, Fact, Fans, Fun, Play)