Ken Venturi - Quotes

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I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.

I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.

The greatest gift in life is to be remembered.

The greatest gift in life is to be remembered.

Retirement isn't so bad. Give me a tall drink, a plush sofa and a rerun of 'Matlock,' and you can have the rest. Matlock is my hero. He never loses. ---->>>

There are two great rules of life: never tell everything at once. ---->>>

Victory is everything. You can spend the money but you can never spend the memories. ---->>>

When my father spoke, it was to say something meaningful. ---->>>

My father taught me that the easiest thing to do was to quit. He'd say, 'It doesn't take any talent to do that.' ---->>>

I had a terrible stammering problem when I was young, and as a result I spent a lot of time alone. ---->>>

People thought I was cocky because I didn't talk much. When I first turned pro, reporters asked me who was going to win. I'd say, 'I am' because it was the easier than giving some long, drawn-out answer. ---->>>

The hardest thing in golf is trying to two-putt when you have to, because your brain isn't wired that way. You're accustomed to trying to make putts, and when you change that mind-set, your brain short-circuits, especially under pressure. ---->>>

I began seeing my wife, Kathleen, while I was undergoing treatment for prostate cancer. ---->>>

My father was a man of few words. ---->>>

I couldn't say my own name when I was 12. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-15, 1931
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Die: 05-17, 2013
Occupation: Athlete
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Kenneth Paul Venturi (May 15, 1931 – May 17, 2013) was an American professional golfer and golf broadcaster. In a career shortened by injuries, he won 14 events on the PGA Tour including a major, the U.S. Open in 1964. Shortly before his death in 2013, Venturi was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame (wikipedia)