123 inspiring Tiger Woods Quotes that will help you

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Most of the legends are born in America. Among them, Tiger Woods is also one of them who is an American professional golfer. He was born on December 30, 1975, and tied for the first PGA Tour Wins. Similarly, in Men’s major championships, he has ranked in the second position and holds many golf records.  He earns lots of money through his profession and is regarded as one of the highest-paid athletes across the globe.

Tiger Wood quote on life
Tiger Woods quote on life

Here are some of his quotes that will motivate you to win and chase your dreams.

“Every sport evolves. Every sport gets bigger and more athletic, and you have to keep up.”Tiger Woods

“Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.”Tiger Woods

“Green and black go well together, don’t they?”― Tiger Woods

“There’s no sense in going to a tournament if you don’t believe that you can win it. And that is the belief I have always had. And that is not going to change.”― Tiger Woods

“People don’t understand that when I grew up, I was never the most talented. I was never the biggest. I was never the fastest. I certainly was never the strongest. The only thing I had was my work ethic, and that’s been what has gotten me this far.”― Tiger Woods

“I thoroughly enjoy getting away from the game and going out fishing because it’s so relaxing, so quiet and peaceful. I mean, there’s no noise other than nature – and it’s so different from what I do in a tournament situation that it just eases my mind.”― Tiger Woods

“Don’t force your kids into sports. I never was. To this day, my dad has never asked me to go play golf. I ask him. It’s the child’s desire to play that matters, not the parent’s desire to have the child play. Fun. Keep it fun.”Tiger Woods

“I mean, as an athlete, as a competitor, you have to have that belief in yourself.”― Tiger Woods

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“You can always become better.”― Tiger Woods    “Winning is not always the barometer of getting better.”― Tiger Woods

“I love to play golf, and that’s my arena. And you can characterize it and describe it however you want, but I have a love and a passion for getting that ball in the hole and beating those guys.”― Tiger Woods

“A lot of times I blend in a little bit easier because I’m not like a basketball player who’s going to stand out because of his height.”― Tiger Woods

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“The joy I get from winning a major championship doesn’t even compare to the feeling I get when a kid writes a letter saying: ‘Thank you so much. You have changed my life.’”― Tiger Woods

“I wake up every day and I can’t wait to go to work, and that’s a gift. Not too many people have the opportunity to feel that way.”Tiger Woods

“As a child, the family that I had and the love I had from my two parents allowed me to go ahead and be more aggressive, to search and to take risks knowing that, if I failed, I could always come home to a family of love and support.”― Tiger Woods

“I look at a streak as I don’t lose – literally.”― Tiger Woods

“I’ve had the luxury of playing golf around the world, and I’ve spent a lot of time evaluating how to play all kinds of courses.”― Tiger Woods

“My dad was my best friend and greatest role model. He was an amazing dad, coach, mentor, soldier, husband and friend.”― Tiger Woods

“I love to compete. That’s the essence of who I am.”― Tiger Woods

Tiger Wood quote on being patient
Tiger Woods quote on being patient

“Achievements on the golf course are not what matters, decency and honesty are what matter.”― Tiger Woods

“If you are given a chance to be a role model, I think you should always take it because you can influence a person’s life in a positive light, and that’s what I want to do. That’s what it’s all about.”Tiger Woods

“I’ve been a gamer all my life.”― Tiger Woods

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“My dad used to say, ‘Just because you dress up in a coat and tie, it doesn’t influence your intelligence.’”― Tiger Woods

“I’m going to try to keep getting better.”― Tiger Woods

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“For many my behavior has been a major disappointment, my behavior has caused considerable worry to my business partners, and everyone involved in my business, but most importantly to the young people we influence, I apologize.”― Tiger Woods    

“Golf is evolving, every day, every shot.”― Tiger Woods

“I’m aware if I’m playing at my best I’m tough to beat. And I enjoy that.”― Tiger Woods

“I remember there was a time when people were saying I could never win again.”― Tiger Woods

“In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping spiritual life and professional life balanced. I need to regain my balance.”Tiger Woods

“I have let my family down and I regret those transgressions with all of my heart.”― Tiger Woods

“I have not been true to my values and the behavior my family deserves.”― Tiger Woods

“I have been fortunate to have my game peak at the right times.”― Tiger Woods

“I’m addicted. I’m addicted to golf.”― Tiger Woods

“If money titles meant anything, I’d play more tournaments. The only thing that means a lot to me is winning. If I have more wins than anybody else and win more majors than anybody else in the same year, then it’s been a good year.”― Tiger Woods

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“My failures have made me look at myself in a way I’ve never wanted to before.”― Tiger Woods

“Well, you know, a lot of people look at the negative things, the things that they did wrong and – which I do. But I like to stress on the things I did right, because there are certain things that I like to look at from a positive standpoint that are just positive reinforcement.”― Tiger Woods

“My mother was right when she said that turning pro would take away my youth.”― Tiger Woods

“The major championships have always been a special focus in my career, and as a professional, I think Augusta is where I need to be.”― Tiger Woods

“The thing you don’t dream about as a kid is all the peripheral stuff that comes with success.”― Tiger Woods

“I did envisage being this successful as a player, but not all the hysteria around it off the golf course.”Tiger Woods

“As a kid, I might have been psycho, I guess, but I used to throw golf balls in the trees and try and somehow make par from them. I thought that was fun.”― Tiger Woods

“The Masters is where I won my first major, and I view this tournament with great respect. After a long and necessary time away from the game, I feel like I’m ready to start my season at Augusta.”― Tiger Woods

“I lost my ability to will things to happen.”― Tiger Woods

“Sensationalism sells: Don’t let the facts get in the way of a good story.”― Tiger Woods

“Golf is me.”― Tiger Woods

“I started changing my swing in late 1999.”― Tiger Woods

“I get to play golf for a living. What more can you ask for – getting paid for doing what you love.”― Tiger Woods

“All that really matters is I have two beautiful kids, and I’m trying to be the best dad I can possibly be, and that’s the most important thing of all.”― Tiger Woods

“I’ve done some pretty bad things in my life.”― Tiger Woods

“Businesswise, everything’s been good.”― Tiger Woods

Tiger Wood roars at victory
Tiger Woods roars at victory

“I miss hanging out with my friends, getting in a little trouble. I have to be so guarded now.”― Tiger Woods

“America’s a melting pot, all races, cultures, religious choices.”Tiger Woods

“I do plan to return to golf one day, I just don’t know when that day will be.”― Tiger Woods

“Younger guys now are all working out, and you find that if everyone’s doing it and you’re not doing it, you’re going to be left behind.”― Tiger Woods

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“I felt that I had worked hard my entire life and deserved to enjoy all the temptations around me. I felt I was entitled, and thanks to money and fame, I didn’t have to go far to find them.”― Tiger Woods   

“I’ve always had that knack for staying pretty even keel and the more the situation gets tense the more I see things clearly and I think that’s just a knack that I’ve always had.”Tiger Woods

“I want to be what I’ve always wanted to be: dominant.”Tiger Woods

“It will always be the ball and me.” Tiger Woods

“Michael left because of the Bulls’ management, not because he’d lost his love of playing the game.”― Tiger Woods

“I’m not as far along as Jack Nicklaus was at this age, but I’m trying.”― Tiger Woods

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“And I don’t cook, either. Not as long as they still deliver pizza.”― Tiger Woods

“My main focus is on my game.”― Tiger Woods

“I stopped living according to my core values. I knew what I was doing was wrong but thought only about myself and thought I could get away with whatever I wanted to.”― Tiger Woods

“Money and fame made me believe I was entitled. I was wrong and foolish.”― Tiger Woods

“I don’t get to live by different rules. The same boundaries that apply to everyone apply to me.”― Tiger Woods

“Personal sins should not require press releases and problems within a family shouldn’t have to mean public confessions.”Tiger Woods

“I am deeply aware of the disappointment and hurt that my infidelity has caused to so many people, most of all my wife and children.”― Tiger Woods

“Everyone wants to get a piece of me.”― Tiger Woods

“The virtue of privacy is one that must be protected in matters that are intimate and within one’s own family.”― Tiger Woods

“I always come from truth.”― Tiger Woods

“Golf has made me and shaped me into the person I am here today.”― Tiger Woods

“I really don’t feel like playing anymore.”― Tiger Woods

“I’ve gotten more buff.”― Tiger Woods

“To have the opportunity to complete the slam at the Open at St Andrews, the home of golf, is something I will never ever forget.”― Tiger Woods

“I’ve exceeded a few of my goals, but I’m behind on a couple of others.”― Tiger Woods

“Hopefully I’ll continue to have the success I’ve had.”― Tiger Woods

“Golf is something I do selfishly for myself.”Tiger Woods

“I’d like to share my experiences and the lessons I’ve learned and hopefully create some amazing, fun courses.”― Tiger Woods

“The amount of meetings I’ve been in – people would be shocked. But that’s how you gain experience, how you can gain knowledge, being in meetings and participating. You learn and grow.”― Tiger Woods

“There are golfers everywhere who may never get a chance to play a links course in Scotland, a tree-lined course in America or the sand belts of Australia. Hopefully I can bring some of those elements into their backyards.”― Tiger Woods

“As you all know, I’m kind of a perfectionist.”Tiger Woods

“All I can say is that I’m getting married in the future. I’ve narrowed it down to that.”― Tiger Woods

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“My father had always called me Sam since the day I was born. He rarely ever called me Tiger. I would ask him, ‘Why don’t you ever call me Tiger?’ He says, ‘Well, you look more like a Sam.”― Tiger Woods      

“I am not without faults and I am far short of perfect.”― Tiger Woods

“I hurt my wife, my kids, my mother, my wife’s family, my friends, my foundation and kids all around the world who admired me.”― Tiger Woods

“I ran straight through the boundaries a married couple should live by.”― Tiger Woods

“I believe in Buddhism. Not every aspect, but most of it. So I take bits and pieces.”― Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods practicing images
Tiger Woods practicing images

“I don’t believe that human beings can achieve ultimate enlightenment, because humans have flaws.”― Tiger Woods

“I was living a life of a lie, I really was.”― Tiger Woods

“I really miss a lot of my friends out there.”― Tiger Woods

“Life has been good.”― Tiger Woods

“My kids are doing just great.”― Tiger Woods

“I’m lucky to have been able to represent different companies over my career.”― Tiger Woods

“Everyone knows what the Masters is, even if you’re a non-golfer. People know what Wimbledon is. They know what the Super Bowl is. There are certain events that people just know about.”― Tiger Woods

“A lot has transpired in my life.”― Tiger Woods

“I’m getting back to my old roots.”― Tiger Woods

“I saw a person that I never thought I would ever become.”― Tiger Woods

“I’d gotten away from my Buddhism. And I quit meditating.”― Tiger Woods

“I’ve always known where I wanted to go in life.”― Tiger Woods

“I miss college.”― Tiger Woods

“I feel like my life is pretty special.”Tiger Woods

“I enjoy what I do.”― Tiger Woods

“The majority of my blood is Asian.”― Tiger Woods

“As a kid when I was growing up, as any kid, you think you know everything and I was no different to that.”― Tiger Woods

“I know that balance that I need to have in my life.”― Tiger Woods

“I think that in itself, if you’re a true golfer, you’ll see specific things you need to work on. Much cheaper than private lessons.”― Tiger Woods

“I’ll tell you what, I’ve been in some seriously bad places playing golf and it’s just part of the game.”― Tiger Woods

“Most players I play with, I don’t look at their swing when they’re over the ball or anything like that.”― Tiger Woods

“People don’t really bother me as much as you might think.”― Tiger Woods

“To be able to hold all four majors – the Masters, U.S. Open, British Open, PGA – all concurrently I think is the Grand Slam. But a lot of people have a different opinions on that. People think you have to win it in the same calendar year.”― Tiger Woods    110th of 123 Tiger Wood Quotes

“I don’t think golf has ever been any pressure as far as having to succeed.”― Tiger Woods

“I will have to earn trust and respect from my kids.”― Tiger Woods

“If you’re lucky to have three close people in your life, you’re blessed.”― Tiger Woods

“My mom was tough.”― Tiger Woods

“There are still courses in the United States that I am not allowed to play because of the color of my skin.”― Tiger Woods

“I am definitely not a politician.”― Tiger Woods

“I don’t make any rules.”― Tiger Woods

“I like to pick my causes and not be forced into doing something.”― Tiger Woods

“I probably will have to become more political down the road when my playing days are done, because I’m going to have to have the support of others to grow my foundation.”― Tiger Woods

“You can win all the tournaments you want, but the majors are what you’re remembered for. It’s how you’re measured as a champion in our sport. The majors are where it’s at.”― Tiger Woods

“It’s cool now to play golf.”― Tiger Woods

“I’m all or nothing.”Tiger Woods

“I’m committed to try to make the product the best I possibly can.”― Tiger Woods

Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah is an engineer and content writer passionate about sports and athletics. With a background in engineering and a love for all things active, Sanjib brings a unique perspective to the world of sports writing. Whether he is covering the latest trends in sports technology or sharing tips on improving your game, Sanjib's words are always rooted in a deep appreciation for players' hard work and dedication everywhere. In his free time, you can find him hitting the courts or hitting the trails, always looking for new ways to challenge himself and improve his skills.

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