Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
John McGraw
John McGraw
John McGraw.
BornApril 7, 1873
Truxton, New York
DiedFebruary 25, 1934
New Rochelle, New York
Manager of the Baltimore Orioles (NL) (1899), Baltimore Orioles (AL) (1901-1902), and New York Giants (1902-1932). Won eight National League championships and three World Series. His 4,769 games managed are the second most ever. Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame 1937.

The repository contains two quotes from John McGraw.

Men and WomenSports

One percent of ballplayers are leaders of men. The other ninety-nine percent are followers of women.


One small breeze doesn’t make a wind storm.