Are you into baseball? Do you like Derek Jater? And how about Derek Jeter quotes? Well if you do, you sure came to the right place! Today I’ll be sharing 21 amazing and powerful Derek Jeter quotes. 🙂
Derek is a famous baseball player (retired in 2014 – officially ending 19 years old baseball career) best known for his amazing sport career he earned playing for the New York Yankees. And that was one amazing career he had. The list of accomplishments he had is so big that I’m just not going to even start listing it, it would take too much time for sure! 🙂
And the nature of our website is to spend most of the time listing famous quotations, and I know that’s why you love us so much. Am I right?So, here we go. Best Derek Jater quotations about success, life, motivation, love, and much more! Have fun! 🙂
Defense usually doesn’t make many headlines, but it goes a long way towards winning baseball games. There are a number of ways to make an impact during the course of a game, and playing solid, sound defense is one of them.
When I was younger, I was always taught not to make excuses.
I have the greatest job in the world. Only one person can have it. You have shortstops on other teams-I’m not knocking other teams-but there’s only one shortstop on the Yankees.
The last thing you want to do is finish playing or doing anything and wish you would have worked harder.
What kind of influence did my parents have on my life? Well, they had the most influence. These are the people who are closest to me. My parents are very positive people. They’ve been supportive. They’re always there.
God, I hope I wear this jersey forever.
I love it when people doubt me. It makes me work harder to prove them wrong.
You can’t be sensitive, because you’re going to get criticized. I don’t care who you are, you’re going to get criticized
There may be people who have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do – and I believe that.
You don’t just accidentally show up in the World Series.
I’m not perfect; no one is perfect. Everyone makes mistakes. I think you try to learn from those mistakes.
I want to own a team one day. You know, that’s my next goal.
Obviously, you’re known for what you do. But you still want to be known as a good person. You’re a person a lot longer before and after you’re a professional athlete.
If you’re going to play at all, you’re out to win. Baseball, board games, playing Jeopardy, I hate to lose.
It’s never over. You don’t want to be in the position to be down four runs in the ninth inning, but it’s not over until the last out.
It doesn’t feel different being here (at the All-Star Game) I feel like I’m on an All-Star team everyday.
Our fans don’t want to see us win the Wild Card. They want to see us win the division.
I try to sign for as many kids as possible. Kids come first, and I’ll always sign for a kid before an adult.
I like to hit the gym early in the morning. I feel better throughout the day when I get in a workout first thing in the morning.
My office is at Yankee stadium. Yes, dreams do come true.
The Yankees have twenty-five heroes.