"When you're poor, you know nothing about the future, you know nothing about the world, nothing that goes on outside 300 yards around you."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Lee Trevino on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Lee Trevino on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Lee Trevino on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Lee Trevino on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Lee Trevino on William Shakespeare
"I never played much golf as a kid. I caddied quite a bit but never got serious into golf until about age 15."
"Golf isn't just my business, it's my hobby."
"Only bad golfers are lucky. They're the ones bouncing balls off trees, curbs, turtles and cars. Good golfers have bad luck. When you hit the ball straight, a funny bounce is bound to be unlucky."
"If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not even God can hit a 1-iron."
"My divorce came to me as a complete surprise. That's what happens when you haven't been home in eighteen years."