I've always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I never quit trying I never felt that I didn't have a chance to win.
The most rewarding things you do in life are often the ones that look like they cannot be done.
Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated; it satisfies the soul and frustrates the intellect. It is at the same time rewarding and maddening - and it is without a doubt the greatest game mankind has ever invented.
Putting is like wisdom - partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
On the Old Course at St. Andrews: This is the origin of the game, golf in its purest form, and it's still played that way on a course seemingly untouched by time. Every time I play here, it reminds me that this is still a game.
Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.
It's a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get
When I was growing up, they had just found radio.
Sam Snead will fly anywhere in my plane with me. Sam's not as worried about the danger as he is about saving money.
I have a tip that can take 5 strokes off anyone's golf game. It's called an eraser.
You must play boldly to win.
What other people may find in poetry, I find in the flight of a good drive.
Success in golf depends less on strength of body than upon strength of mind and character.
Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge, Capacity for enjoyment.
Here is a philosophy of boldness to take advantage of every tiny opening toward victory.