Famous golf quotes

Golf is so popular simply because it is the best game in the world at which to be bad.�
A.A. Milne
Men who would face torture without a word become blasphemous at the short fourteenth.  It is clear that the game of golf may well be included in that category of intolerable provocations which may legally excuse or mitigate behaviour not otherwise excusab
A.P. Herbert, Misleading Cases, 1935
Playing the game I have learned the meaning of humility.  It has given me an understanding of futility of the human effort. 
Abba Eban
Some of us worship in churches, some in synagogues, some on golf courses. 
Adlai Stevenson
Have you ever noticed what golf spells backwards? 
Al Boliska
Golf is an open exhibition of overweening ambition, courage deflated by stupidity, skill scoured by a whiff of arrogance. 
Alistair Cooke
I have a tip that can take five strokes off anyone's golf game:  it's called an eraser. 
Arnold Palmer
What other people may find in poetry or art museums, I find in the flight of a good drive. 
Arnold Palmer
Golf is a game in which the ball lies poorly and the players well. 
Art Rosenbaum
Golf is like a love affair.  If you don't take it seriously, it's no fun
if you do take it seriously, it breaks your heart. 
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Famous golf quotes

Eighteen holes of match or medal play will teach you more about your foe than will 18 years of dealing with him across a desk.
Grantland Rice
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The Longest Recorded Drive on an ordinary course is one of 515 yards by Michael Hoke Austin of Los Angeles, California, in the US National Seniors Open Championship at Las Vegas, Nevada on September 25, 1974. Austin drove the ball within a yard of the green on the par 4 450-yard 5th hole of Winterwood Course. It rolled 65 yards past the flag aided by an estimated 35mph tailwind.
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