1. “Success in this game depends less on strength of body than strength of mind and character.” – Arnold Palmer

  2. “I get to play golf for a living. What more can you ask for, getting paid for doing what you love.” -Tiger Woods

  3. “Stay true to yourself and listen to your inner voice. It will lead you to your dream.” -James Ross

  4. “I have a tip that can take five strokes off anyone’s game: it’s called the eraser” – Arnold Palmer

  5. “If you worry about making bogeys, it makes the game that much more difficult. You put more pressure on yourself without even noticing it. It makes a difference to take it easy when things aren’t going right.” -Sergio Garcia

  6. “There's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing!” -Anonymous

  7. “Golf… is the infallible test. The man who can go into a patch of rough alone, with the knowledge that only God is watching him, and play his ball where it lies, is the man who will serve you faithfully and well.” -P.G. Wodehouse

  8. “The value of routine; trusting your swing.” -Lorii Myers

  9. “A good golfer has the determination to win and the patience to wait for the breaks.” -Gary Player

  10. “Arnold's place in history will be as the man who took golf from being a game for the few to a sport for the masses. He was the catalyst who made that happen.” -Jack Nicklaus

  11. “Golf is about how well you accept, respond to, and score with your misses much more so than it is a game of your perfect shots.” -Dr Bob Rotella

  12. “I have to believe in myself. I know what I can do, what I can achieve.” -Sergio Garcia

  13. “Golf is a compromise between what your ego wants you to do, what experience tells you to do, and what your nerves let you do.” -Bruce Crampton

  14. “Achievements on the golf course are not what matters, decency and honesty are what matter.” -Tiger Woods

  15. “One reason golf is such an exasperating game is that a thing we learned is so easily forgotten, and we find ourselves struggling year after year with faults we had discovered and corrected time and again.” -Bobby Jones

  16. “For this game you need, above all things, to be in a tranquil frame of mind.” -Harry Vardon

  17. “One of the most fascinating things about golf is how it reflects the cycle of life. No matter what you shoot – the next day you have to go back to the first tee and begin all over again and make yourself into something.” -Peter Jacobsen

  18. “As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.” -Ben Hogan

  19. “Golf is a science, the study of a lifetime, in which you can exhaust yourself but never your subject.” -David Forgan

  20. “I have found the game to be, in all factualness, a universal language wherever I traveled at home or abroad.” -Ben Hogan

  21. “Keep your sense of humor. There's enough stress in the rest of your life not to let bad shots ruin a game you're supposed to enjoy.” -Amy Alcott

  22. “A routine is not a routine if you have to think about it.” -Davis Love Jr.

  23. “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.” -Arnold Palmer

  24. “The proper score for a businessman golfer is 90. If he is better than that he is neglecting his business. If he's worse, he's neglecting his golf.” -St Andrews Rotary Club Member

  25. “A good player who is a great putter is a match for any golfer. A great hitter who cannot putt is a match for no one.” -Ben Sayers

  26. “Forget the last shot. It takes so long to accept that you can't always replicate your swing. The only thing you can control is your attitude toward the next shot.” -Mark McCumber

  27. “I think it's more than whether or not you win or lose. It's having that opportunity on that final round, final nine, to come down the stretch with a chance to win.” -Phil Mickelson

  28. “You don't have the game you played last year or last week. You only have today's game. It may be far from your best, but that's all you've got. Harden your heart and make the best of it.” -Walter Hagen

  29. “Discipline and concentration are a matter of being interested.” -Tom Kite

  30. “Everybody can see that my swing is homegrown. That means everybody has a chance to do it.” -Bubba Watson

  31. “Golf is a game that is played on a five-inch course – the distance between your ears. ” -Bobby Jones

  32. “Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” -Napoleon Hill

  33. “He that can have patience can have what he will.” -Benjamin Franklin

  34. “True sportsmanship is…Knowing that you need your opponent because without him or her, there is no game. Acknowledging that your opponent holds the same deep-rooted aspirations and expectations as you. Knowing that, win or lose, you will walk off the course with pride. Always taking the high road. And always, always, always being a good sport.” -Lorii Myers

  35. “The game has such a hold on golfers because they compete not only against an opponent, but also against the course, against par, and most surely- against themselves.” -Arnold Palmer

  36. “Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.” -Arnold Palmer

  37. “Golf gives you an insight into human nature, your own as well as your opponent's.“ -Grantland Rice

  38. “Resolve never to quit, never to give up, no matter what the situation” -Jack Nicklaus

  39. “Aggressive play is a vital asset of the world's greatest golfers. However, it's even more important to the average player. Attack this game in a bold, confident, and determined way, and you'll make a giant leap toward realizing your full potential as a player.” -Greg Norman

  40. “Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite of what you are inclined to do, and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.” -Ben Hogan

  41. “I’ve heard people say my swing’s not perfect, and I know that. But golf’s a natural sport, very sensitive. It’s played a lot by feel. I don’t care if my swing is too flat. If it works, I don’t have to change it.” -Sergio Garcia

  42. “A hole in one is amazing when you think of the different universes this white mass of molecules has to pass through on its way to the hole.” -Mac O'Grady

  43. “Golf is not, on the whole, a game for realists. By its exactitudes of measurements it invites the attention of perfectionists.” -Heywood Hale Broun

  44. “Putting is like wisdom – partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.” -Arnold Palmer

  45. “It's about hitting the ball in the center of the club face and hitting it hard.” -Bubba Watson

  46. “Forget your opponents; always play against par.”  -Sam Snead

  47. “There's going to be places where you can attack the golf course and there's going to be times where you've got to kind of bite your lip and play conservative and hit to certain spots on the green, get out of there with a par and move on.” -Jim Furyk, on the discipline required to play Augusta National

  48. “I always think under par. You have to believe in yourself.” -Sergio Garcia