21+ Ken Venturi Quotes On Golf, Success

Top 10 Ken Venturi Quotes (BEST)

  1. I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
  2. There are two great rules of life: never tell everything at once.
  3. The greatest gift in life is to be remembered.
  4. Sometimes you try to make it happen instead of just letting it happen.
  5. I had a terrible stammering problem when I was young, and as a result I spent a lot of time alone.
  6. Art said he wanted to get more distance. I told him to hit it and run backward.
  7. All of my decisions I made when I was a kid were decisions, would my mother and father be proud of.
  8. My father always said excuses are the crutches for the untalented.
  9. All of us have an 'inner clock,' a certain pace at which we function most comfortably and effectively.
  10. You can't make good scores happen. You've got to let it happen.

Ken Venturi Short Quotes

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  • When my father spoke, it was to say something meaningful.
  • I began seeing my wife, Kathleen, while I was undergoing treatment for prostate cancer.
  • I couldn't say my own name when I was 12.
  • My father was a man of few words.

Ken Venturi Quotes On Golf

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The hardest thing in golf is trying to two-putt when you have to, because your brain isn't wired that way. You're accustomed to trying to make putts, and when you change that mind-set, your brain short-circuits, especially under pressure. — Ken Venturi

Victory is everything. You can spend the money but you can never spend the memories. — Ken Venturi

After you have the basics down it's all mental. — Ken Venturi

Ken Venturi Famous Quotes And Sayings

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The only times you touch the ball with your hand are when you tee it up and when you pick it out of the cup. The hell with television towers and cables and burrowing animals and the thousand and one things that are referred to as 'not part of the golf course'. If you hit the ball off the fairway, you play it from there. — Ken Venturi

People thought I was cocky because I didn't talk much. When I first turned pro, reporters asked me who was going to win. I'd say, 'I am' because it was the easier than giving some long, drawn-out answer. — Ken Venturi

Retirement isn't so bad. Give me a tall drink, a plush sofa and a rerun of 'Matlock,' and you can have the rest. Matlock is my hero. He never loses. — Ken Venturi

My father taught me that the easiest thing to do was to quit. He'd say, 'It doesn't take any talent to do that.' — Ken Venturi

Life Lessons by Ken Venturi

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  1. Ken Venturi's career demonstrates the importance of hard work and dedication to achieve success.
  2. His ability to overcome adversity and continue to strive for excellence is an inspiring example of the power of the human spirit.
  3. His accomplishments serve as a reminder that anything is possible with the right attitude and determination.

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