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A. Bartlett Giamatti

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Teachers believe they have a gift for giving; it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of art or a market or a building.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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There are many who lust for the simple answers of doctrine or decree. They are on the left and right. They are not confined to a single part of the society. They are terrorists of the mind.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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A tremendous social responsibility comes with being a successful public performer.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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All I ever wanted to be was president of the American League.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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Americans have been remarkably devoted to the capacity for belief, to idealism. That's why we get into trouble all the time. We're always viewed as naive.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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Baseball has undergone and absorbed a whole set of dislocations.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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For me, baseball is the most nourishing game outside of literature. They both are re-tellings of human experience.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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I think that the young people today feel a tremendous sense of responsibility to their brothers and sisters because of the sacrifices that most families make to send their children to college.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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I'm not going to sit here now and say 'do this,' or 'do that.' But you must - must - expunge any vestige of racism.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.

— A. Bartlett Giamatti

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Collision at Home Plate: The Lives of Pete Rose and Bart Giamatti. Giamatti was elected a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1980. The Earthly Paradise and the Renaissance Epic (1966)
Play of Double Senses: Spenser’s Faerie Queene (1975)
The University and the Public Interest (1981)
Exile and Change in Renaissance Literature (1984)
Take Time for Paradise: Americans and their Games (1989)
A Free and Ordered Space: The Real World of the University (1990)
A Great and Glorious Game: Baseball Writings of A.

Angelo Bartlett "Bart" Giamatti (/dʒiːəˈmɑːti/; April 4 1938 – September 1 1989) was the president of Yale University and later the seventh Commissioner of Major League Baseball.

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