Some quick quotes by/about Koufax
"Pitching is the art of instilling fear."
"There is among us a far closer relationship than the purely social one of a fraternal organization because we are bound together not only by a single interest but by a common goal. To win. Nothing else matters, and nothing else will do." Source: What Baseball Means to Me (Sandy Koufax)
"The game has a cleanness. If you do a good job, the numbers say so. You don't have to ask anyone or play politics. You don't have to wait for the reviews."
"Show me a guy who can't pitch inside and I'll show you a loser." Source: Late Innings (Roger Angell)
"I think it's incredible because there were guys like (Willie) Mays and (Mickey) Mantle and Henry Aaron who were great players for ten years... I only had four or five good years." Source: Hammerin' Hank (Dan Schlossberg)
God, he was awesome, what a true sense of self ...hope some of you saw him pitch