17 inspirational Jack Nicklaus quotes every golfer must read

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Jack Nicklaus has been there, done that, and with his 18 major titles, is the greatest golfer to have ever played the game.

And if you're in need of some inspiration, whether for your golf club's medal this weekend or life in general, why not have a read of these 18 quotes from the man himself:

1) Believe in yourself

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2) Never, ever give up

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3) Talent only gets you so far

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4) Always think of the positives

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5) There's always room for improvement

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6) Life lessons are learned playing golf

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7) We all go through tough times

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8) It's all about trust

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9) Be true to yourself

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10) Golf in a nutshell

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11) Don't shy away from pressure - embrace it

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12) Always keep your head

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13) Do something you enjoy

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14) Managing yourself is just as important as managing the course

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15) Don't pay attention to what others are doing

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16) Hard work > Talent

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17) Even the best aren't perfect

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