Ben Hogan, American Athlete ( August 13, 1912 - July 25, 1997 )

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As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.~Ben Hogan

Life Wisdom Roses

I couldn't wait for the sun to come up the next morning so that I could get out on the course again.~Ben Hogan

Morning Sun Wait

The only thing a golfer needs is more daylight.~Ben Hogan

Sports More Only

I learn something new about the game almost every time I step on the course.~Ben Hogan

Time Step Learn

Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite of what you are inclined to do, and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.~Ben Hogan

Sports Golf You

Relax? How can anybody relax and play golf? You have to grip the club, don't you?~Ben Hogan

Sports Relax Golf

If we could have just screwed another head on his shoulders, he would have been the greatest golfer who ever lived.~Ben Hogan

Greatest Head Screwed

Shoot a lower score than everybody else.~Ben Hogan

Shoot Score Everybody

The ultimate judge of your swing is the flight of the ball.~Ben Hogan

Judge Flight Swing

Placing the ball in the right position for the next shot is eighty percent of winning golf.~Ben Hogan

Winning Golf Right

I play golf with friends sometimes, but there are never friendly games.~Ben Hogan

Friends Golf Play

Golf is not a game of good shots. It's a game of bad shots.~Ben Hogan

Good Golf Game

I'm glad I brought this course, this monster, to its knees.~Ben Hogan

Monster Knees Glad

There is no similarity between golf and putting; they are two different games, one played in the air, and the other on the ground.~Ben Hogan

Golf Air Different