I. Need. Coffee. Rory McIlroy Tweet after winning PGA Championship.
There is no right way to end a relationship that has been so
important to two people. The problem is mine. The wedding invitations
issued at the weekend made me realise that I wasnt ready
for all that marriage entails. Rory McIlroy On pre-wedding break-up with fiance Caroline
The next time I cry about golf it will only be with joy. It's
not worth crying over golf for any other reason. After all,
it's only a game. Rory McIlroy
Going to the gym is great for your body, but it's also great
for your mind. Rory McIlroy
To be a top-class athlete, you have to train hard, you have
to eat right, you have to get enough rest. I feel the way golf
is going nowadays, you have to treat yourself as an athlete. Rory McIlroy
I've always said the players don't build up rivalries themselves,
people from the outside build up the rivalries. I just want
to play good golf. I want to try and keep winning golf tournaments. Rory McIlroy
If somebody asks me whether I'd rather sink the winning putt
in the Ryder Cup or win a major, it's the major every day. World
championship or Ryder Cup? Win a world championship. At the
end of the day you're going to be remembered for what you achieve
in an individual sport. Rory McIlroy
I mean I don't want to feel inferior to any other golfer in
the world. You know if you do that, then you know you're giving
them an advantage, you know, right off the - you know, right
from the start. Rory McIlroy
As an international sportsman, I am very lucky to be supported
by people all over the world, many of who treat me as one of
their own, no matter what their nationality, or indeed mine.
This is the way sport should be. Rory McIlroy
Shut up. You're a commentator and a failed golfer, your opinion
means nothing! Rory McIlroy In Twitter attack on TV commentator Jay
Townsend, who criticized McIlroy's caddie. Commentator Erik
Kuselias labeled McIlroy a "spoiled brat" and "childish
Happy Father's Day, Dad ... This one's for you. Rory McIlroy To his father after winning 2011 US Open
in Maryland with record-setting 16-under-par score.
I couldn't ask for much more, and I'm just so happy to be holding
this trophy. I know how good Tiger was in 2000 to win by 15
in Pebble. I was trying to go out there and emulate him in some
way. I played great for four days, and I couldn't be happier. Rory McIlroy After winning 2011 US Open.
You're getting old. Rory McIlroy Birthday greeting he posted on Twitter
to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki on her 21st birthday.
The long-term relationship came to an amicable end just before
the Open Championship. Rory McIlroy Statement issued by McIlroy's management
company announcing end of his relationship with childhood sweetheart
I realised pretty quickly that I had made a mistake, and I had
to do a lot of begging and groveling to get her back. She is
fantastic. Rory McIlroy Admitting he made mistake breaking off
relationship with childhood sweetheart Holly Sweeney.
She takes my mind off golf . . . and having her there made Sunday
night a lot easier, having someone there you really know. Rory McIlroy Referring to girlfriend Holly Sweeney,
after his meltdown in 2011 US Masters.
You watch it on TV and you see guys coming down the stretch
with a four- or five-shot lead, and you think it's easy, but
it's not. Rory McIlroy After winning Dubai Desert Classic.
Your success only makes you more motivated to do better. I have
become a very good player, but I still have a lot of years to
progress and I just want to keep improving and hopefully one
day I will be able to compete with Tiger [Woods]. Rory McIlroy