We live in a highly competitive society, each of us trying to outdo the other in wealth, in popularity or social prestige, in dress, in scholastic grades or golf scores. [...] One is often tempted to say that conflict, rather than cooperation, is the great governing principle of human life.
Well, they’re Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn’t dream of interrupting you at golf.harper lee
It's amazing how many people beat you at golf now that you're no longer president.
I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.
All books are the Book of Job, high moral tests and tasks set in fairy tales, landmined and unforgiving as golf greens, as steeplechase and gameboard and obstacle course. 310Stanley Lawrence Elkin
When you look at other sports, like golf, the players earn a lot more money without running around.thierry henry
I guess there is nothing that will get your mind off everything like golf. I have never been depressed enough to take up the game but they say you get so sore at yourself you forget to hate your enemies.will rogers
Be funny on a golf course? Do I kid my best friend's mother about her heart condition?
I'm not saying my golf game went bad, but if I grew tomatoes they'd come up sliced.Lee Buck Trevino
My attitude toward punctuation is that it ought to be as conventional as possible. The game of golf would lose a good deal if croquet mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green. You ought to be able to show that you can do it a good deal better than anyone else with the regular tools before you have a license to bring in your own improvements.ernest hemingway
It's hard not to play golf that's up to Jack Nicklaus standards when you are Jack Nicklaus.jack nicklaus
Ron Sirak, a golf writer and friend, was quoted as saying, "Annika is no longer a female golfer. She's a golfer." That's truly all I ever aspired to be.annika sörenstam
...golf appeals to the idiot in us, and the child. ... Just how childlike golf players become is proven by their frequent inability to count past five.john updike
The uglier a man's legs are, the better he plays golf. It's almost a law.
There has to be a better use for titanium than golf clubs.
The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one – particularly if he plays golf.
golf is not and never has been a fair game.
The IncomeTax return has made more Liars out of the American people than golf has. Even when you make one out on the level, you don't know when it's through if you are a Crook or a Martyr.will rogers
golf is in the interest of good health and good manners. It promotesself-restraint and affordsa chanceto play the man and act the gentleman.william howard taft
golf is a good walk spoiled.