A super wide angle lens on Yogi Berra on Aug. 20, 1959. (Ray Howard/AP)

 

“It ain’t over till it’s over.”

“It’s déjà vu all over again.”

“When you come to a fork in the road … take it.”

“I usually take a two-hour nap from 1 to 4.”

“Never answer an anonymous letter.”

“I didn’t really say everything I said.”

“I want to thank you for making this day necessary.”

“I’m not going to buy my kids an encyclopedia. Let them walk to school like I did.”

“We made too many wrong mistakes.”

“He hits from both sides of the plate. He’s amphibious.”

“You can observe a lot by watching.”

“The future ain’t what it used to be.”

“It gets late early out here.”

“If the world were perfect, it wouldn’t be.”

“If the people don’t want to come out to the ballpark, nobody’s going to stop them.”

“Pair up in threes.”

“Why buy good luggage, you only use it when you travel.”

“It ain’t the heat, it’s the humility.”

“A nickel ain’t worth a dime anymore.”

[Video and Tributes: The life of Yogi Berra, dead at 90] 

[Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra dies at 90]