Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Zach Johnson

American,  Athlete
Total Quotes : 26
Play Lucky Heat

Golf is not my priority. I would hope people see me as a Christian man who loved his family, who loved being in the heat of competition and sometimes succeeded at it; who understood that golf was his job and that he was very lucky to play it for a living.

- Zach Johnson

Underdog Grinder Fights

I'm kind of a grinder. I'm a Cinderella, an underdog story who fights.

- Zach Johnson

Professional Seen Works

I don't know if I have a brand. I just see myself as an athlete and a competitor, someone who just works really hard at trying to get better at golf. I guess I'm kind of the feel-good story who's seen every level of professional golf.

- Zach Johnson

Wife Mental Agent

I've got a great support system, starting with my wife and family, to my agent, my instructor, and my mental coach.

- Zach Johnson

Socks Sunday Outfit

I have no superstitions. I don't have to have a Sunday outfit. I don't have socks or underwear I have to wear.

- Zach Johnson

Christ Meant Discovered

I discovered what it meant to 'live for Christ,' and that it honestly was something I wanted to do. The facts were there, and I could sense the Holy Spirit at work.

- Zach Johnson

Play Big Deal

I'm a Christian guy, and when it comes to my priorities, it's the utmost. For me, just to calm myself down, to keep my perspective when I'm playing, to not make too big a deal of it... that's where I go to. The peace that comes with that allows me to play free golf.

- Zach Johnson

Game Play Very

I feel like God gave me the ability to play a game. I try to take it very seriously. I realize it's just a game.

- Zach Johnson

Soul Enjoy Southern

I'm a foodie. I enjoy it a lot, and contrary to what it looks, I eat a lot. My comfort food, of all things, would be southern soul barbecue.

- Zach Johnson

Some Accurate Very

Elmcrest CC, in Cedar Rapids, is where it all started when I was growing up. The tree-lined course has a very demanding layout that requires you to be accurate off the tee and avoid a number of well-placed water hazards on some of the holes.

- Zach Johnson

Work Hard Goal Practice

Goal setting will never stop. I will continue to work hard and practice hard and see where things go.

- Zach Johnson

Career Kind Come

I've come a long way since 2007 when I kind of launched my golf career.

- Zach Johnson

My Life Always Been

Early in the winter of 2002, I gave my life to the Lord. Before I was one, I always thought being a Christian would be boring. In reality, it has been the complete opposite.

- Zach Johnson

Myself Athlete Works

I just see myself as an athlete and a competitor, someone who just works really hard at trying to get better at golf.

- Zach Johnson

Golf Like Course

I like to look good on the golf course.

- Zach Johnson

Golf Play Call

I like to play what I call a-motional golf. Emotion doesn't grab me that much.

- Zach Johnson

Behind Rather Other

I had good skills, but my lack of size and speed kept me a little behind the best kids in the other sports. Golf offered a more level field. I would have rather played other sports, but golf picked me.

- Zach Johnson

Iowa About Real Sense

You need to make a trip to Des Moines in August, because the Iowa State Fair really is a sight to see. The Iowa Fairgrounds are usually packed for those 11 days, and you get a real sense of what a classic Midwest fair is all about.

- Zach Johnson

College Deli Lot

Whenever I'm in Des Moines, I always make a trip to Manhattan Deli for a sandwich. I spent a lot of time there when I was going to college at Drake, so it's usually my one 'go-to' food stop when I'm in town.

- Zach Johnson

Side Town Area

There are a bunch of places to stay in Des Moines, but I'd suggest finding a place on the west side of town. It's a great urban area that has a lot to offer tourists.

- Zach Johnson