You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry. Don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
Golf is a spiritual game. It's like Zen. You have to let your mind take over.
Golf is an awkward set of bodily contortions designed to produce a graceful result.
Fear comes in two packages fear of failure, and sometimes, fear of success.
I knew that if I kept the pressure on and didn't do anything stupid I would probably win.
The player who expects a lesson to 'take' without subsequent practice just isn't being honest with himself or fair to his professional.
Winning doesn't come cheaply … you have to pay a big price.
Jeev Milkha Singh
I'm going back to my tour where I belong. The attention was more than I expected. The golf course wasn't a problem. It was just the things around it. All the preparation I've done in the last month weighed on me.
All of my decisions I made when I was a kid were decisions, would my mother and father be proud of.
On his Caucasian, Black American, American Indian, Thai, and Chinese ancestry:
Growing up, I came up with this name: I'm a "Cablinasian."
Golf puts a man's character on the anvil and his richest qualities—patience, poise, restraint—to the flame.
Even before you step up to the ball, have a full battle plan for the hole worked out.
Golf is the most brilliant game ever invented! What other game could turn seemingly intelligent and sane people into complete lunatics in a matter of seconds?
In my opinion, no young player can develop his or her game to its highest potential if he or she rides around the course in a golf cart.
I've seen enough crazy shots to know they happen in the best of families.
Some of us are fortunate enough to play championship golf, but this isn't essential in the enjoyment of the game.
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Golf is like a love affair. If you don't take it seriously, it's no fun. If you do take it seriously, it will break your heart.
Golf is a difficult game, but it's a little easier if you trust your instincts. It's too hard a game to try to play like someone else.
Never let up. The more you can win by, the more doubts you put in the other players' minds the next time out.
I have found the game to be, in all factualness, a universal language wherever I traveled at home or abroad.
Quote of the day
If you want to get across an idea, wrap it up in a person.
Sports Figure Quotes
South African Golfers
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon