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Arnold Palmer Quotes

(1929), American Golfer

You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them.

Category: Age And Aging

I never quit trying. I never felt that I didn't have a chance to win.

Category: Belief

You must play boldly to win.

Category: Competition

What do I mean by concentration? I mean focusing totally on the business at hand and commanding your body to do exactly what you want it to do.

Category: Concentration

Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.

Category: Effort

Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge, Capacity for enjoyment.

Category: Performance

I've always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I never quit trying; I never felt that I didn't have a chance to win.

Category: Perseverance

It is not a dreamlike state, but the somehow insulated state, that a great musician achieves in a great performance. He's aware of where he is and what he's doing, but his mind is on the playing of the instrument with an internal sense of rightness -- it is not merely mechanical, it is not only spiritual; it is something of both, on a different plane and a more remote one.

Category: Possibilities