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Golf Quotes

You must have heard the saying - “I've spent most of my life golfing - the rest I've just wasted”. It is not known who shared this thought about the sport, but you can take it for granted that the person who made this statement was quite a big fan of the game. In today’s materialistic times, where we travel to places just to be surrounded by greenery or for getting fresh air, golf has become a great form of recreation, as most of the golf courses are made on large areas with scenic beauty. People who prefer sports which doesn't require a lot of running or physical exertion, can easily enjoy golf.

This game can be enjoyed by people regardless of their age or sex they belong. Golf teaches us few of the most important lessons of our life. It teaches us how to be perseverant towards our goal and is also capable of increasing our concentration and focus significantly. It makes us more humble and teaches us how to face the good and bad days of life. Jack Nicklaus the legendary golfer once said“A kid grows a lot faster on the golf course. Golf teaches you how to behave.” Read on to for some famous quotations and sayings on the game that is golf!

P. G. Wodehouse

To find a man's true character, play golf with him.

Edward VIII

I like going there for golf. America's one vast golf course these days.

Pat Morita

I'm in semi-retirement, but what am I going to retire to? I don't ride horses, I don't golf anymore. I shoot a game of pool every now and then.

Sylvester Stallone

Playing polo is like trying to play golf during an earthquake.

Trying
P. G. Wodehouse

Golf, like measles, should be caught young.

Woodrow Wilson

Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.

Dave Barry

For me, the worst part of playing golf, by far, has always been hitting the ball.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

Golf is the only sport that a professional can enjoy playing with his friends.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

When Lee and Jack win, it is good for golf. When I win, it is better.

Lewis Hamilton

It's a pretty cool feeling to be the person to knock down a barrier - just like the Williams sisters did in tennis or Tiger Woods in golf.

P. G. Wodehouse

Sudden success in golf is like the sudden acquisition of wealth. It is apt to unsettle and deteriorate the character.

Shaquille O'Neal

If you got the game, you got the game. That's why Tiger Woods is out there playing golf with Greg Norman.

Brad Pitt

I'd like to design something like a city or a museum. I want to do something hands on rather than just play golf which is the sport of the religious right.

Billy Graham

The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course.

William Wordsworth

Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

Sean Connery

I'm swimming every day and I'm even trying to get the golf swing working again - but that might take a little bit longer.

Swimming Trying
Mia Hamm

Golf is social. It brings a lot of people together.

People Togetherness
Willie Nelson

All I do is play music and golf - which one do you want me to give up?

Shia LaBeouf

I understand why marriages break up over golf. I can't even talk about my own handicap because it's too upsetting.

Donald Trump, Jr.

Rob Goldstone is a talent manager for Emin Agalarov, who's an Azerbaijani Russian singer who performed at Miss Universe and later performed at the WGC championship golf course tournament that we held at Doral.

Tom Brady

I have hobbies. I like being active. I like to surf a lot, play a little bit of golf.

Donald Trump, Jr.

I'm pretty certain that I'm the only son of a billionaire who can drive a D10 Caterpillar better than I can drive a golf cart.

Groucho Marx

I'm not feeling very well - I need a doctor immediately. Ring the nearest golf course.

Sean Connery

You know, the Oscar I was awarded for The Untouchables is a wonderful thing, but I can honestly say that I'd rather have won the U.S. Open Golf Tournament.

Lawrence Peter Berra

I enjoy now doing what I do... playing golf, relaxing a little, enjoying life.

Rafael Nadal

I am a guy who likes to do what I am doing with passion, whether it's a soccer match with friends or golf.

Lou Holtz

If he's got golf clubs in his truck or a camper in his driveway, I don't hire him.

Lawrence Peter Berra

I didn't know much about golf growing up.

Donald Trump

I win at golf. I'm a club champion many times at different clubs. I win at golf. I can sink the three-footer on the 18th hole when others can't.

Shia LaBeouf

I hated golf when we first started, but a big part of the training process was falling in love with this sport, so I went on tour with the UCLA Team.

Ivanka Trump

Since my family owns the Trump National Doral, I spend a lot of time on the course. Trump Doral's Golf Shop is the largest pro shop in the country and carries limited-edition pieces and exclusive brands.

Shia LaBeouf

A lot of people like to think that golf is a lazy man's sport. Or it's a rich man's sport, or it's a sport that they can't be involved in.

Lawrence Peter Berra

Mickey Mantle was a very good golfer, but we weren't allowed to play golf during the season; only at spring training.

Mark Twain

Golf is a good walk spoiled.

Rafael Nadal

I am decidedly unfriendly during a golf game, from the first hole to the last.

Shia LaBeouf

I trained more than anybody ever in a golf film ever made - my swing is pretty hot.

Bertrand Russell

The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.

Leisure time is only leisure time when it is earned; otherwise, leisure time devolves into soul-killing lassitude. There's a reason so many new retirees, freed from the treadmill of work, promptly keel over on the golf course: Work fulfills us. It keeps us going.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.

Michael Jordan

I won't have any competitive instincts in any sports, other than golf. I can't see being competitive in sports any more.

Will Rogers

The income tax has made liars out of more Americans than golf.

Dave Barry

Although golf was originally restricted to wealthy, overweight Protestants, today it's open to anybody who owns hideous clothing.

Mookie Betts

I've been playing golf for a little while and I can't get over the 85 hump. It doesn't matter how good or bad I shoot on one side, I'm going to end up around 85.

My first assistant-coaching job in football was at William & Mary in 1961. The pay wasn't much, so to get $300 more per year, I agreed to coach the golf team. I didn't even know how to keep score, and really, my main job was not to wreck the van on the way to tournaments.

Caitlyn Jenner

Being the world's greatest athlete just does not get it done on the golf course.

Lou Holtz

In golf, the player, coach and official are rolled into one, and they overlap completely. Golf really is the best microcosm of life - or at least the way life should be.

Robert Kennedy

I am ashamed to report that my father, who is 73, has never been beaten by any of his four sons in golf. We have all become resigned to the fact that he has determined that he won't be beaten.

Donald Trump

I played golf with my friends, and then I started to play with the hustlers. And I learned a lot. I learned about golf; I learned about gambling. I learned about everything.

Donald Trump

Somebody made the statement that Donald Trump has built or owns the greatest collection of golf courses, ever, in the history of golf. And I believe that is 100 percent true.

Donald Trump

The interesting thing is that everyone in golf is just nice. You learn a lot about people playing golf: their integrity, how they play under pressure.

Ivanka Trump

I get bored easily, so in general, I tend to mix up my workouts. I exercise in the gym with a trainer once a week when I'm in town, and I love yoga, golf and tennis.

The early versions of 'Shell's Wonderful World of Golf' were great. It's sort of interesting: as it progressed, it became worse and worse, but the early versions were really fantastic with Jimmy Demaret and Gene Sarazen. They were classics.

I don't see myself playing or adjusting my schedule for senior tournament golf.