„So we got fifty percent. Babe Ruth didn't do no better. — Did you mean hittin' it… or throwin' it?“

—  Walt Kelly

The three bats (Bewitched, Bothered and Bemildred)
Pogo comic strip (1948 - 1975), Others

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Walt Kelly fénykép
Walt Kelly
1913 - 1973
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Sophia Loren fénykép

„Sex appeal is fifty percent what you've got and fifty percent what people think you've got.“

—  Sophia Loren Italian actress 1934

As quoted in Halliwell’s Filmgoer’s Companion (1984) Leslie Halliwell
Változat: Sex appeal is fifty percent what you've got and fifty percent what people think you've got.

Herbert Hoover fénykép

„You may want to do a little autograph trading and I understand it takes five Hoovers to get one Babe Ruth.“

—  Herbert Hoover 31st President of the United States of America 1874 - 1964

Explaining himself to a young autograph seeker as he signed his name six times; as quoted in "Hoover Elated by Swift Turn From New Deal" http://archives.chicagotribune.com/1935/12/18/page/4/article/hoover-elated-dy-swift-turn-from-new-deal by Philip Kinsley, in The Chicago Tribune (18 December 1935), p. 4

Joyce Brothers fénykép

„We control fifty percent of a relationship. We influence one hundred percent of it.“

—  Joyce Brothers Joyce Brothers 1927 - 2013

As quoted in Letting Go of Debt : Growing Richer One Day at a Time (2000) by Karen Casanova, p. 17

Howard Stern fénykép

„What did it matter, Babe Ruth or Jersey Joe Stripp? If vector analysis was beyond me, I could still watch a ball game.“

—  Roger Kahn American baseball writer 1927 - 2020

Forrás: The Boys Of Summer, Chapter 1, The Trolley Car That Ran By Ebbets Field, p. 19

„When you think of natural ballplayers, only two come into mind, Babe Ruth and Willie Mays.“

—  Arnold Hano American writer 1922

As quoted in "In Willie's time, he was No. 1" http://static.espn.go.com/mlb/columns/neyer_rob/1191263.html by Rob Neyer, at ESPN, posted May 4, 2001
Sports-related

Tom Petty fénykép

„Good love is hard to find.
You got lucky, babe.
You got lucky, babe, when I found you.“

—  Tom Petty American musician 1950 - 2017

You Got Lucky, written with Mike Campbell
Lyrics, Long After Dark (1982)

Bashō Matsuo fénykép

„The haiku that reveals seventy to eighty percent of its subject is good. Those that reveal fifty to sixty percent, we never tire of.“

—  Bashō Matsuo Japanese poet 1644 - 1694

Matsuo Bashō, Collected Haiku Theory, eds. T. Komiya & S. Yokozawa, Iwanami, 1951 (Unknown translator)
Statements

Bruce Springsteen fénykép
Michael Badnarik fénykép

„While Babe Ruth's $80,000 in 1930 was eighty times the average U. S. income, Don Mattingly's $3.4 million in 1991 was 160 times the average.“

—  Andrew Zimbalist American economist 1947

Forrás: Baseball And Billions - Updated edition - (1992), Chapter 4, Player Performance And Salaries, p. 77.

Jodi Picoult fénykép
Rachel Marsden fénykép

„Fifty percent of people want to sleep with me, and the other 50 percent want to kill me.“

—  Rachel Marsden journalist 1974

cited in Fox's Ann Coulter 2.0 http://www.salon.com/news/feature/2007/03/29/marsden/index.html. Salon.com.

Matthew Perry (actor) fénykép
Don Cherry fénykép

„The Flames and Canucks, this one was the toughest series of all folks. No prisoners were taken in this one. Whoa! Are they hittin’? And they’re hittin’ to hurt, I’ll tell ya. Watch these beauty hits. You better keep your head up in this series I’ll tell ya!“

—  Don Cherry ice hockey coach, television commentator 1934

In the "Flames-Canucks" segment (profiling the 1994 Western Conference Quarterfinal Series between the Calgary Flames and the Vancouver Canucks) of the <i>Rock'Em Sock'Em Six</i> hockey highlights video.

Kazuo Ishiguro fénykép
Fred Brooks fénykép
John Cheever fénykép

„Homesickness is nothing … Fifty percent of the people in the world are homesick all the time.“

—  John Cheever American novelist and short story writer 1912 - 1982

“The Bella Lingua” in The Brigadier and the Golf Widow (1964).

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