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On the PGA Tour, guys finish in the top 10, make a ton of money and think they’re great players. In my era, you had…
I just never subscribed to the theory that at age 55, you fall off the face of the earth on the Tour. I always felt…
Feeling tired should almost never be an excuse, because your body has huge reserves of energy. But if you eat badly, stay out late, drink…
Do I want to tackle a 230-pound guy who’s running like a deer? Heavens no, no one in their right mind would. But there is…
Yes, I applied a lot of what I did in football to golf.
The positions I played in football, being a quarterback and a defensive back, you had to kind of have a little independent thinking.
The best quick tip in golf is to focus on your rhythm and balance.
New Zealand has a great reputation in America for golf.
People, in whatever walk of life, would be surprised if they just gave themselves a chance by believing in what they are.
My dad was a good athlete. My mom had longevity. There were some athletic genes that certainly got passed down.
Let your emotions come out. If your behavior is flat, your game will be flat, too.
It’s a long, hard, difficult process to make it to a national championship.
If you’re not just a little bit nervous before a match, you probably don’t have the expectations of yourself that you should have.
I still have the desire to succeed, and I’ve always felt success is measured by what you’ve done in the win column, not top 10s.
I don’t sleep well. I rehash everything in bed. The mind’s still working.
I can forgive the body breaking down. It’s a little tougher to forgive that mental lapse.
People have to learn who they are – you can’t have somebody else telling you who you are.
Early in my career, my 3-, 5- and 9-irons performed differently than my other irons. But I adapted and made them work.
I never underestimate my opponent, but I never underestimate my talents.
I’ve felt that if you dwell too much on your errors, you’re dealing in the negativity of things. I don’t like that. I’d rather work…
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