Daniel Bell Quote
“You can't sit on a lead and run a few plays into the line and just kill the clock. You've got to throw the ball over the goddamn plate and give the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all.”
As quoted in: "Vanity Fair, Volume 46" (1983), p. 114
Born: May 10, 1919
Died: January 25, 2011 (aged 91)
Bio: Daniel Bell was an American sociologist, writer, editor, and professor emeritus at Harvard University, best known for his seminal contributions to the study of post-industrialism. He has been described as one of the leading American intellectuals of the postwar era.