Tiger Woods quotes discuss his life as a golfer and the mistakes he has made and how it affected his family and himself. His quotes are very profound as he talks about golf a lot but he also speaks about family and his rise and fall in the game. Of late Tiger Woods has made a come back and looks set on being a household name again in golf. In 2019 he was awarded a medal by President Donald Trump.
Tiger Woods born Eldrick Tont Woods, holds numerous golf records and is regarded as one of the best golfers and athletes ever. He is tied for first in PGA Tour wins and ranks second in men’s major championships but looks to overtake all others. He was also touched by the death of Kobe Bryant, a man who touched many lives. Below you will see a host of quotes from a man who has triumphed, fallen and returned with a bang.
“One of the things my dad kept instilling in me was the joy of the game. He made it fun for me. A lot of the time I see kids that don't enjoy being out there and that's a shame; you're supposed to enjoy the game.”
“I love to compete. That's the essence of who I am."
“Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps."
“I'm committed to try to make the product the best I possibly can."
“My main focus is on my game.”
"I'd like to share my experiences and the lessons I've learned and hopefully create some amazing, fun courses."
“I am not without faults and I am far short of perfect."
“I did envisage being this successful as a player, but not all the hysteria around it off the golf course."
“All I can say is that I'm getting married in the future. I've narrowed it down to that."
“I'm aware if I'm playing at my best I'm tough to beat. And I enjoy that."
“I get to play golf for a living. What more can you ask for - getting paid for doing what you love."
“If money titles meant anything, I'd play more tournaments. The only thing that means a lot to me is winning. If I have more wins than anybody else and win more majors than anybody else in the same year, then it's been a good year.”
“As a kid, I might have been psycho, I guess, but I used to throw golf balls in the trees and try and somehow make par from them. I thought that was fun."
“I'm addicted. I'm addicted to golf."
“I'm not as far along as Jack Nicklaus was at this age, but I'm trying."
“It will always be the ball and me."
“The Masters is where I won my first major, and I view this tournament with great respect. After a long and necessary time away from the game, I feel like I'm ready to start my season at Augusta."
“I do plan to return to golf one day, I just don't know when that day will be."
“In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping spiritual life and professional life balanced. I need to regain my balance."
"The major championships have always been a special focus in my career, and as a professional, I think Augusta is where I need to be."
“The virtue of privacy is one that must be protected in matters that are intimate and within one's own family."
"I lost my ability to will things to happen."
“I am deeply aware of the disappointment and hurt that my infidelity has caused to so many people, most of all my wife and children."
“Personal sins should not require press releases and problems within a family shouldn't have to mean public confessions."
“No matter how good you get you can always get better, and that's the exciting part."
“I look at a streak as I don't lose - literally."
“Sensationalism sells: Don't let the facts get in the way of a good story."
“I always come from truth."
"Everyone wants to get a piece of me."
“I've gotten more buff."
“Golf has made me and shaped me into the person I am here today"
“To have the opportunity to complete the slam at the Open at St Andrews, the home of golf, is something I will never ever forget."
“I started changing my swing in late 1999."
“f you gone come in second, you're just the first loser!"
“I have been fortunate to have my game peak at the right times."
“I've exceeded a few of my goals, but I'm behind on a couple of others."
“As a child, the family that I had and the love I had from my two parents allowed me to go ahead and be more aggressive, to search and to take risks knowing that, if I failed, I could always come home to a family of love and support."
“Golf is something I do selfishly for myself."
“I've had the luxury of playing golf around the world, and I've spent a lot of time evaluating how to play all kinds of courses."
“If you can't laugh at yourself, who can you laugh at?"
“There are golfers everywhere who may never get a chance to play a links course in Scotland, a tree-lined course in America or the sand belts of Australia. Hopefully I can bring some of those elements into their backyards."
“As you all know, I'm kind of a perfectionist."
“I have let my family down and I regret those transgressions with all of my heart."
Tiger Woods quotes are like a roller coaster ride that has its moments. The ride eventually smooths out as all focus is placed on the positive in life. There are a lot of photos of Woods and Michael Jordan playing golf together. May his quotes give us all the motivation we seek as falling shouldn’t be the end of any of us, get back up, and go again.