"I have just come from a couple of raids, where we had a very lively time, and some of them had to pull their guns. I found it necessary to punch a few sports myself."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Richard H. Davis on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Richard H. Davis on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Richard H. Davis on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Richard H. Davis on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Richard H. Davis on Henry David Thoreau
"It has pleased and interested me to see how I could get along under difficult circumstances and with so much discomfort but as I say I was not sent out here to improve my temper or my health or to make me more content with my good things in the East."