Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Jack Nicklaus Quotes: The worse you're performing, the more you must work mentally and emotionally. The greatest and toughest art in golf is
         

The worse you're performing, the more you must work mentally and emotionally. The greatest and toughest art in golf is "playing badly well." All the true greats have been masters at it.


Jack Nicklaus
Check all other quotes by Jack Nicklaus

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Jack Nicklaus Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Thu. 30 May. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/The-worse-you-re-performing-the-more-676784>.





Check out


Other quotes of Jack Nicklaus


Achievement is largely the product of steadily raising one's level of aspiration and expectation.

Achievement is largely the product of steadily raising one's level of aspiration and expectation.



I never hit a shot, not even in practice, without having a very sharp, in-focus picture of it in my head.

I never hit a shot, not even in practice, without having a very sharp, in-focus picture of it in my head.



Success depends almost entirely on how effectively you learn to manage the game's two ultimate adversaries: the course and yourself.

Success depends almost entirely on how effectively you learn to manage the game's two ultimate adversaries: the course and yourself.



Pursue what you love, what you are passionate about. Don't let somebody else dictate your life's path.

Pursue what you love, what you are passionate about. Don't let somebody else dictate your life's path.



Resolve never to quit, never to give up, no matter what the situation.

Resolve never to quit, never to give up, no matter what the situation.



Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your natural talent, there is only one way to obtain and sustain it: work.

Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your natural talent, there is only one way to obtain and sustain it: work.



Talent isn't as important as the work and dedication necessary to become competent.

Talent isn't as important as the work and dedication necessary to become competent.



I'm a firm believer that in the theory that people only do their best at things they truly enjoy. It is difficult to excel at something you don't enjoy.

I'm a firm believer that in the theory that people only do their best at things they truly enjoy. It is difficult to excel at something you don't enjoy.



A kid grows up a lot faster on the golf course. Golf teaches you how to behave.

A kid grows up a lot faster on the golf course. Golf teaches you how to behave.



Sometimes the biggest problem is in your head. You've got to believe you can play a shot instead of wondering where your next bad shot is coming from.

Sometimes the biggest problem is in your head. You've got to believe you can play a shot instead of wondering where your next bad shot is coming from.





Other quotes you may like


Bones, ” I sighed. “Know something? I’m not afraid of you, but you scareme….” His outline blurred again.“You scare me, too, Kitten, ” he might have replied, but I couldn’t be sure.

Bones, ” I sighed. “Know something? I’m not afraid of you, but you scareme….” His outline blurred again.“You scare me, too, Kitten, ” he might have replied, but I couldn’t be sure.



No one ever claimed that creating art was simple. But they failed to mention the mess.

No one ever claimed that creating art was simple. But they failed to mention the mess.



Your mind can make you sick, and your mind can heal you.

Your mind can make you sick, and your mind can heal you.



But you know what they say - old milk turns sour but old scores just get sweeter.

But you know what they say - old milk turns sour but old scores just get sweeter.




I want to play a villain - I can't wait to play a villain.

I want to play a villain - I can't wait to play a villain.



Some men were nothing but overgrown boys who never got over the "fun" of teasing girls, just to get noticed

Some men were nothing but overgrown boys who never got over the "fun" of teasing girls, just to get noticed



Three things too much, and three too little are pernicious to man; to speak much, and know little; to spend much, and have little; to presume much, and be worth little.

Three things too much, and three too little are pernicious to man; to speak much, and know little; to spend much, and have little; to presume much, and be worth little.



I've always felt kind of like an outsider, even when I was very successful back in the old days. Even then. I kind of enjoyed it, really.

I've always felt kind of like an outsider, even when I was very successful back in the old days. Even then. I kind of enjoyed it, really.



Whoever lays his hand on me to govern me is a usurper and tyrant, and I declare him my enemy.

Whoever lays his hand on me to govern me is a usurper and tyrant, and I declare him my enemy.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "The worse you're performing, the more you must work mentally and emotionally. The greatest and toughest art in golf is &quot;playing badly well.&quot; All the true greats have been masters at it.". Author of this quote is Jack Nicklaus. This quote is about performing, masters, art, golf, work,.