Living For Golf
Few golfers love golf as much as Jimmy Dunne, who owes his very life to the game
Hanging near the center of all the memorabilia that decorates and accentuates Jimmy Dunne’s office in midtown Manhattan is a small, framed piece with the words “Jimmy’s Motto” written as a headline. “Every morning in Africa a zebra wakes up and knows it must outrun the fastest lion or it will be killed,” it reads. “Every morning the lion wakes up and knows it must outrun the slowest zebra or it will starve. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a lion or a zebra, when the sun comes up you better be running!” There is an accompanying photo of a zebra chasing a lion. The zebra is labeled “Sandler O’Neill,” and the lion, “everyone else.” As the senior managing partner of …
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