2022-20 of the greatest quotes from Arnold Palmer

“What other people find in poetry, I find in flight is a good instinct.”

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Source: ESPN

“One thing I’ve learned over time is that a golf ball doesn’t float if you hit it in water.”

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Source: ESPN

“I have a tip that can take five punches on anyone. It’s called an eraser.”

Arnold Palmer's call
Arnold Palmer’s call

Source: ESPN

“I’ll take Mr. Palmer.” (Like Palmer ordering an Arnold Palmer drink, followed by a wink)

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Source: NJ.com

“I always gave it my all, even when the odds seemed completely against me. I never stopped trying; I never felt like I had no chance of winning.”

Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus
Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus

Source: UK Underground

“When you’re in trouble, there’s a way out 80 percent of the time.”

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Source: ESPN

“I started my day like I always do by exercising and then drinking a liter of water like my grandmother used to do the plumbing right.”

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Source: “A Life of a Golfer”

“I don’t like sitting and thinking about the past or talking about the past. What is the point? If I can give young people something to think about, like the future, that is a better use of my time.”

Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player.
Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player.

Source: UK Underground

“Golf is deceptively simple and infinitely complex; it satisfies the soul and frustrates the mind. It is enriching and insane at the same time—and is without a doubt the greatest game the human race has ever invented.”

Arnold Palmer, quote
Arnold Palmer, quote

“Often the most rewarding things you do in life are those that seem impossible to do.”

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Source: ArnoldPalmer.com

“Golf is the game of inches. The most important thing is the two inches between the ears.”

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Source: UK Underground

“Jack (Nichlaus) navigates more by brain. I go more by heart. Thought vs. instinct. Jack vs. Arnie.”

Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer
Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer

Source: “A Life of a Golfer”

“Focus comes from a combination of confidence and hunger.”

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Source: Goodreads

‘was’ and ‘verb’ may be neighbours, but they do not always correspond.

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Source: “A Life of a Golfer”

“The battles of life do not always go to the strongest man; but sooner or later the man who thinks he can win.”

Tiger Woods and Arnold Palmer
Tiger Woods and Arnold Palmer

Source: Goodreads

“Make a positive change in a child’s life is one of the most important things you can do.”

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Source: ArnoldPalmer.com

“The road to success is always under construction.”

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Source: ArnoldPalmer.com

“What good is a signature on something if one cannot read it or even remember it later” (on why he was so proud of his personal signature that it was legible).

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Source: ArnoldPalmer.com

I have learned the great value of diplomacy and the pursuit of an honorable peace. But part of that wisdom is knowing when to fight and another part is knowing when to fight harder.”

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Source: “A Life of a Golfer”

Source: Goodreads

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