"Angelo Bartlett" ""Bart"" "Giamatti" was the president of Yale University and later the seventh Commissioner of Baseball/Commissioner of Major League Baseball. Giamatti negotiated the agreement terminating the Major League Baseball scandals#1980s Pete Rose betting scandal/Pete Rose betting scandal by permitting Pete Rose/Rose to voluntarily withdraw from the sport to avoid further punishment.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous educators! More A. Bartlett Giamatti on Wikipedia.
Far better to think historically, to remember the lessons of the past. Thus, far better to conceive of power as consisting in part of the knowledge of when not to use all the power you have. Far better to be one who knows that if you reserve the power not to use all your power, you will lead others far more successfully and well.A. Bartlett Giamatti
The banishment for life of Pete Rose from baseball is a sad end if a sorry episode. One of the game's greatest players has engaged in a variety of acts which have stained the game, and he must now live with the consequences of those acts. There is absolutely no deal for reinstatement.A. Bartlett Giamatti