Pat Gillick Quotes & Sayings

17 most famous Pat Gillick quotes and sayings (businessman). These are the first 10 quotes we have.

“You need to have camaraderie in the clubhouse. Wherever you're working, be it a baseball team or at a business, you want to walk in there and say, 'Geez, it's great to be at work. Let's go get 'em,' as opposed to walking in there knowing there's going to be a commotion.”
Pat Gillick Quotes
“Texting is a lot like an answering machine. If you don't want to talk to somebody, it's like screening your calls. To me, it's a way of communication, but not one that I favor.”
Pat Gillick Quotes
“Building a baseball team is like building a house. You look for the best architects, the best builders - and then you let them do their jobs.”
Pat Gillick Quotes
“No matter how much technology changes scouting, no matter how much free agency and big TV contracts change the business of baseball, I hope and pray that the heart of the game will never change.”
Pat Gillick Quotes
“Baseball is about talent, hard work, and strategy. But at the deepest level, it's about love, integrity, and respect.”
Pat Gillick Quotes
“I was lucky to go to work every day for 50 years, to a job that I loved.”
“My label in Toronto was 'Stand Pat' and I think that was a fair assessment. I tried to be patient, but if a trade came along - big or small - that I thought should be made, I would make it.”
“What was the first name of the Houston club? It wasn't the Astros. It was the Colt .45s. A lot of guys now will say Colt 45 is a beer. But it was also a pistol, and it went right with Texas.”
“There's always, I guess, a philosophy that if you come in, you want to change all the parts, you want to change everything over. I've always tried to preach that consistency and continuity are very, very important. So if I know the baseball people, and I know they're competent and could do the job, I don't see any reason to replace them.”
“We fought like heck for every player and every advantage, but we knew we were part of something bigger than ourselves. To me, that is what baseball is all about. I hope it is always what baseball is all about.”

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