Robert Tyre “Bobby” Jones Jr. (March 17, 1902 – December 18, 1971) was an American amateur golfer, and a lawyer by profession. Jones founded and helped design the Augusta National Golf Club, and co-founded the Masters Tournament. Enjoy Bobby Jones’s best quotes below.
“Some people think they are concentrating when they’re merely worrying.”
“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.”
“The secret of golf is to turn three shots into two.”
“Competitive golf is played mainly on a five-and-a-half-inch course… the space between your ears.”
“You might as well praise a man for not robbing a bank.”
“If ever I needed an eight foot putt, and everything I owned depended on it, I would want Arnold Palmer to putt for me.”