47 Total Quotes

Bobby Jones Quotes

If ever I needed an eight foot putt, and everything I owned depended on it, I would want Arnold Palmer to putt for me.
Bobby Jones
#American Athlete Quotes

We had it like that last year for halves, but not for a whole game.
Bobby Jones
#Game

When I'm a little fatigued, sometimes I baby it. I don't try to do it. I'm not 100 percent. I probably won't be the rest of conference play. I just have to play through it. I've never really been injured before.
Bobby Jones
#Babies

I really do believe we played like there was no tomorrow.
Bobby Jones
#Believe

It is nothing new or original to say that golf is played one stroke at a time. But it took me many years to realize it.
Bobby Jones
#American Athlete Quotes #Golf

If we win this game, it will be one of the biggest wins in Washington's basketball history. But it could also be our last game [for Jones and fellow seniors Roy, Williams and Jensen], so there's a lot at stake. But if you think about that too much you might get nervous or distracted, so we're just trying to approach it like it's another game.
Bobby Jones
#Basketball

If we win, it will be one of the biggest games in Husky basketball history. At the same time, this could be our last game. So a lot of stuff is at stake.
Bobby Jones
#Basketball

They probably had a couple of things up their sleeves. Coach saw the sombreros. They had to keep it to a certain point. I'm happy they didn't (say nasty things). It would have just brought negative attention to us.
Bobby Jones
#Coach

These freshmen have been terrific. We ask these guys to do an unbelievable task. All of them have grown up in a hurry.
Bobby Jones
#Ask

Competitive golf is played mainly on a five-and-a-half-inch course...the space between your ears.
Bobby Jones
#Sports #Golf

It's a fair question to ask.
Bobby Jones
#Ask

We're feeling pretty good right now. With our [No. 10] ranking, there's been a lot of criticism and skepticism, people saying we aren't playing up to our ranking. But that's just how it is. It could have been bad [after the WSU loss], but we ended up turning it around and making it good.
Bobby Jones
#Criticism

I don't know why it's been that way. It's just kind of weird.
Bobby Jones
#Kind

During the season on Saturdays, I usually sleep in until about 1.
Bobby Jones
#Sleep

Cornell? I don't know why we're really playing that game. It messes up our rest.
Bobby Jones
#Rest

This has probably been the best four years I've ever had in my life. It's sad to see it go away.
Bobby Jones
#Life

Oh yeah. We're both athletic. We like to cause turnovers, put pressure on people. We're real similar. There's a lot of different themes that intervene with each other. But when it comes down to it, that just makes the competition level rise that much more. I expect a hard, scrappy game.
Bobby Jones
#People

A lot of people say Mike isn't a big part of this team, but he really is. He does all the little things that a lot of people who don't know the game of basketball don't really realize.
Bobby Jones
#People

Man, that dude is fast. I like to rise to those kinds of challenges. Bug him. Annoy him. He should be pretty tired. I know I am, chasing him around all game.
Bobby Jones
#Man

Whatever happened, I know B-Roy did it for a reason. That's what happens when you get two good teams caught up in the moment. Sometimes tempers flare up.
Bobby Jones
#Reason

We played our best ball. Life goes on.
Bobby Jones
#Life

Sometimes when confidence has been shaken, it helps to use a new putter for a round or two until a few putts begin to drop and the player's morale has improved. But in the long run, the old horse is best.
Bobby Jones
#Confidence

He has that grown-man game. He's strong, he rebounds. He just takes that team to another level.
Bobby Jones
#Man

We have an opportunity to sow a seed.
Bobby Jones
#Opportunity

Nicklaus plays a kind of golf with which I am not familiar.
Bobby Jones
#Golf

I don't expect to be going home anytime soon. A tournament like this takes everything. If that wasn't the case, we wouldn't still be here.
Bobby Jones
#Home

I usually get a week or more of new outfits before school starts.
Bobby Jones
#School

It was so much worse than I could have ever imagined. There's still debris all over the place. People are still displaced with, really, nowhere to go.
Bobby Jones
#People