Rookies Quotes


My rookie year, I was very immature. Dennis Rodman

I started rockin' the BowTie when I was a rookie with the New York Giants. Dhani Jones

You won't ever see me being totally sexy on 'Rookie Blue.' It's not right for the character, anyway. Missy Peregrym

The NBA is a big family, and I think of all these rookies as my brothers. I still believe I am blue collar among the All-Stars. Yao Ming

MC's they retreat cause they know I can beat 'em, And eat 'em in a battle and the ref won't cheat 'em. I'm the best takin' out all rookies, So forget Cool J cookies. Ll Cool J

When I first signed with the Yankees, the regulars wouldn't talk to you until you were with the team three or four years. Nowadays the rookies get $100,000 to sign and they don't talk to the regulars. Lefty Gomez

Some of the money going to the rookies can now be spent on people who have proved their worth. After all, the average playing life of a pro football player is about eight years and it is only fitting that the veterans get something for their efforts. Bob Lilly

Rookies are also coming in from college programs as big stars, whereas when we came in, we were just happy to be there. We were happy to be playing in a big gym, to be on television, to be playing in America. Sue Wicks

I've always liked to shoot from the hip. This is the perfect fit for me ... I'm willing to earn my spurs, because once again, after 18 years I'm back to being a rookie. Reggie Miller

When I was a rookie, Cy Young used to hit me flies to sharpen my abilities to judge in advance the direction and distance of an outfield-hit ball. Tris Speaker

He settled his hat back into position. She was a rookie in her first big game, and he"d never let her see how close she"d come to unseating a champion Susan Elizabeth Phillips

He settled his hat back into position. She was a rookie in her first big game, and he'd never let her see how close she'd come to unseating a champion Susan Elizabeth Phillips

The Wright brothers' first flight was not reported in a single newspaper because every rookie reporter knew what could and couldn't be done. Edward R Murrow

I think because I am a proven rookie that it is going to help me in the long run. Andrew Bogut

Baseball is a rookie, his experience no bigger than the lump in his throat as he begins fulfillment of his dream. Ernie Harwell

So many of my rookie mistakes could have been avoided by first-hand exposure to other, more experienced technology entrepreneurs. Kathryn Minshew

A lot of pitchers today are afraid of the ball. Warren Spahn pinch-hit for me when I was a rookie. He hit a sacrifice fly. I couldn't argue. I was 20 years old and just happy to be in the big leagues. And Spahnnie was a good hitter. Joe Torre

I remember I was a scared rookie, hitting .220 after the first three months of my baseball season, and doubting my ability. Carl Yastrzemski

Complainin' to my lawyer how this rookie tried to frisk me... Jealous of my jeep, I gave his badge to the chief, And got his ass directin' traffic in the heat for a week. RZA

I didn't always know, but I always wanted to. I always wanted to be the very best receiver the Cowboys ever had. That was my goal coming in as a rookie and my goal throughout my career: being the best they ever had, going up in the Ring of Honor. Michael Irvin



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