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ABDB Ep. 29 Footnote: Wise Words Being Spoke

Episode 29… Episode Satchel Paige… If You Don’t Know…


We talk about Bernard Hopkins being an ageless wonder. Satch may well have been the first & with good reasons: 

“Rules for Staying Young”

“Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood.”

“If your stomach disputes you, lie down and pacify it with cool thoughts.”

“Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move.”

“Go very light on the vices, such as carrying on in society—the social ramble ain’t restful.”

“Avoid running at all times.”

“And don’t look back—something might be gaining on you.”