If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
If a course needs to be in great condition to be played effectively,then the design strategy is flawed.
The person I fear most in the last two rounds is myself.
[Isao Aoki] is one of the three best players in the world from 100yards. Maybe the best.
We tournament golfers are much overrated. We get paid to much.
I could only hit balls thrown down at my feet.
I've worked with it. I took three putts and hit the first one about 3 inches fat. The second one, I hit it; and I hit the third 15 inches fat. That was it.
Golf will grow so long as it's fun.
No other game combines the wonder of nature with the discipline of sport in such carefully planned ways. A great golf course both frees and challenges a golfer's mind.
Love is the ultimate outlaw. It just won't adhere to any rules. The most any of us can do is sign on as its accomplice.
A lot of guys who have never choked have never been in the position to do so.
A putt cannot go in the hole if it's short. I'd rather face a four-footer coming back than leave the ball on the front lip.
Confidence in golf means being able to concentrate on the problem at hand with no outside interference.
I'd rather fight 100 structure fires than a wildfire. With a structure fire you know where your flames are, but in the woods it can move anywhere; it can come right up behind you.