"I want to apologize to Tiger, and anybody I could have offended and just say that I feel sick about it."
--Sergio Garcia after saying he would have "fried chicken" at dinner with Tiger Woods.
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"The comment that was made wasn't silly. It was wrong, hurtful and clearly inappropriate."
--Tiger Woods on Sergio Garcia saying he'd serve Woods fried chicken at the U.S. Open.
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"Mine was a joke that went bad. What the hell, I paid my dues."
--Fuzzy Zoeller on his "fried chicken" remark about Tiger Woods at the 1997 Masters.
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“I want heart, somebody who can play with the lead, and somebody who can play in bad conditions. And we're looking at guys that can make that 5‑footer every time that they need it. Every time.”,
--2014 Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson on what the kind of player he wants on the team.
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“I don't think so, no.”
--Ernie Els on whether he could have won the 2012 British Open with a short putter.
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“Who is using the ball that goes 300 yards? Everybody. Why? Because it's an advantage. It's an advantage for everybody. Who's using the long putter? Ten percent, 12 percent? I guess it's not an advantage, otherwise everybody would use it. That's all I have to say to that.”
--Bernhard Langer on the anchored putting ban.
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“If I knew they were going to use all those foul words in there. I never would have done it.”
--Lee Trevino on his cameo in Happy Gilmore.
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“I am putting my breath on somebody's necks.”
--Miguel Angel Jimenez after shooting a third-round 67 at the BMW PGA Championship. Jimenez finished T4.
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“The last thing I want to happen, whatever happens between Rory McIlroy and Horizon Sports, is that him and I lose our friendship. That's not going to happen.”
--Graeme McDowell on reports that McIlroy is leaving their shared agent, Horizon Sports.
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“If you join the circus, you have to be prepared to put up with the clowns.”
--Rory McIlroy, who later declined to explain what he meant by this.
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