During the 1925 #USOpen, Bob Jones inadvertently made contact while addressing his ball. No one saw this happen, but Jones still imposed a penalty on himself and later lost the championship in a playoff.
He deflected compliments for his honesty. #WednesdayWisdom
"All the professionals who have a chance to go after the big money today should say a silent thanks to Walter Hagen each time they stretch a check between their fingers. It was Walter who made pro golf what it is." - Gene Sarazen #WednesdayWisdom