Arnold Palmer
FameRank: 9

"Won": 1958 Masters Tournament/1958, 1960 Masters Tournament/1960, 1962 Masters Tournament/1962, 1964 Masters Tournament/1964

/ usopen = "Won": 1960 U.S. Open (golf)/1960

/ open = "Won": 1961 Open Championship/1961, 1962 Open Championship/1962

/ pga = T2: 1964 PGA Championship/1964, 1968 PGA Championship/1968, 1970 PGA Championship/1970

/ wghofid = arnold-palmer

/ wghofyear = 1974

/ award1 = PGA Tour#Money winners and most wins leaders/PGA Tour

leading money winner

/ year1 = 1958, 1960, 1962, 1963

/ award2 = PGA Player of the Year

/ year2 = 1960, 1962

/ award3 = Vardon Trophy

/ year3 = 1961, 1962, 1964, 1967

/ award4 = Sportsman of the Year/Sports IllustratedSportsman of the Year

/ year4 = 1960

/ award5 = Bob Jones Award

/ year5 = 1971

/ award6 = Old Tom Morris Award

/ year6 = 1983

/ award7 = PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award/PGA Tour Lifetime

Achievement Award

/ year7 = 1998

/ award8 = Payne Stewart Award

/ year8 = 2000

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Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated; it satisfies the soul and frustrates the intellect. It is at the same time rewarding and maddening - and it is without a doubt the greatest game mankind has ever invented.

It's a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get.

Concentration comes out of a combination of confidence and hunger.

The most rewarding things you do in life are often the ones that look like they cannot be done.

Putting is like wisdom - partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.

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

Success in golf depends less on strength of body than upon strength of mind and character.

Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated.

The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.

Here is a philosophy of boldness to take advantage of every tiny opening toward victory.

Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge, Capacity for enjoyment.