Best Quotes of Week: The Memorial

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“I was thinking maybe I'm putting bad because I'm too tall and I just want to be a little bit shorter.”--Michelle Wie on her unorthodox new putting style.
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“It's happened my entire life, and it's happened my entire career. So that doesn't surprise me. It exists all around the world, not just in the sport of golf. It exists everywhere. I know that a lot of people are trying to make a difference and trying to make it more fair for us all.” --Tiger Woods on dealing with incidents like Sergio Garcia’s “fried chicken” comment.
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“Jack has never made me a golf widow. He’s made me a part of his life.” --Barbara Nicklaus on her marriage with Jack Nicklaus.
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“It doesn't get old being congratulated for winning the Masters, so I've enjoyed that very much.” --Adam Scott on adjusting to life as a Masters champion.
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“I won't lie to you, I asked to see if I could get paired, it probably might be my last time playing with Tiger.” --Fred Couples on playing with Tiger Woods and Keegan Bradley in the first two rounds of the Memorial.
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“There are people who need that money a lot more than I do.” --Mini tour player Conrad Shindler on donating his $15,000 first-place check at the Gateway Buick GMC Classic to tornado relief.
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“Obviously I haven't lived up to my own expectations this year.” --Rory McIlroy after shooting a first-round 78 at Memorial.
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"That's probably for the best because if I started playing better, everyone would be suspicious that I'm not working very hard." --President Obama after telling Fred Couples that his golf game hasn’t improved since they met in 2009.
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“If they're only using [driver] two or three times, you're not going to win a golf tournament.” --Jack Nicklaus on the importance of driving the ball at Merion leaving.
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“Hey, you’re going to wake up tomorrow and you’re still going to be Tiger Woods." --Memorial fan to Tiger Woods after Woods shot at front-nine 44 on Saturday at Memorial.