My heart was beating. I got sick in my stomach and my hands were sweating — everything you feel when you are under pressure. I've been nervous before, but nothing like this.
Comments about the first tee pressure after first round of the Bank of America Colonial PGA Tournament - May 2003 []
I'm going back to my tour where I belong. The attention was more than I expected. The golf course wasn't a problem. It was just the things around it. All the preparation I've done in the last month weighed on me.
Comments after missing the cut at the Bank of America Colonial PGA Tournament - May 2003 []
Ron Sirak, a golf writer and friend, was quoted as saying, "Annika is no longer a female golfer. She's a golfer." That's truly all I ever aspired to be.
End of World Golf Hall of Fame Acceptance Speech - October 2003 []
I just feel that there's a little bit of lack of respect and class just to kind of leave a tournament like that and then come out and practice here, especially being the hostess. You know, I don't know the situation, if it's injury or whatever it is. It's just -- it just seemed really weird.
Annika Sorenstam comments re Michelle Wie - Press Conference 2007 LPGA Championships []