"Golf is growing, and there are more good young players, but you don't see them going abroad. It's so expensive to travel."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Retief Goosen on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Retief Goosen on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Retief Goosen on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Retief Goosen on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Retief Goosen on Saint Augustine
"Well my dad was a pretty good player at one stage and my two older brothers played golf as well. So there were always golf clubs flying around the house."
"I'm not that clued up on the American sports yet, really."
"I played a lot of other sports at school and just one day the golf bug bit me and I started playing serious golf from when I was ten years old."
"Traveling around, it's difficult to follow much TV. Mainly I'm somebody who watches sports."