20 Badass Quotes


I happen to love quotes. Little blurbs that can switch your mindset in a mere moment and make the rest of the day better.

Here’s 20 of my favorite quotes to help inspire you and maybe make your day better.

#20. I came. I saw. I conquered. — Julius Caesar

#19. One man with courage makes a majority. — Andrew Jackson

#18. If I were dropped out of a plane into the ocean and told the nearest land was a thousand miles away, I’d still swim. And I’d despise the one who gave up. — Abraham Maslow

#17. You may abandon your own body but you must preserve your honour. — Miyamoto Musashi

#16. It’s better to die on your feet than to live on your knees. — Emiliano Zapata

#15. I used to have a wild night with three women until 5am., but I am getting older. In the Olympic village here, I will live it up with five women, but only until 3am. -Alberto Tomba (Infamous playboy and Olympic skier)

#14. Life’s too short to dance with ugly women. -Unknown

#13. Losers always whine about their best. Winners go home and fuck the prom queen. — The Rock

#12. I hated every minute of training, but I said, “Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” — Muhammad Ali

#11. Woman begins by resisting a man’s advances and ends by blocking his retreat. -Oscar Wilde

#10. Self-disciplined begins with the mastery of your thoughts. If you don’t control what you think, you can’t control what you do. Simply, self-discipline enables you to think first and act afterward. -Napoleon Hill


#9. The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. –Anthony Robbins

#8. Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. –Henry Ford

#7. Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you. -John F. Kennedy

#6. Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. –Thomas Jefferson,

#5. It is not your aptitude, but your attitude, that determines your altitude. –Zig Ziglar

#4. Some age. Others mature. -Sean Connery

#3. Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth. -Chuck Norris

#2. Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship. -Oscar Wilde

#1. I live for myself and I answer to nobody. -Steve McQueen

What are some of your favorite quotes?

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13 Replies to “20 Badass Quotes”

  1. “The World is my idea” Schopenhauer

    “Civilize the mind but make savage the body” don’t know who

    My old time favorites, red pill wisdom from the father that made me get my shit back up a few years ago:

    “You’ll die”

    “What will you do when I die?”

    “Except your mother, your sister and your wife, all women are handkerchief”

    This one I’ll never really forget, I consider it the final wake up call:Getting woken up in the morning in a daze while I was squatting my parents place, taken to the bathroom, stripped naked and thrown into a cold shower : “you’re not a man” said with the most disgusted expression. That’s the day I swore to change.


  2. Whenever I come across a quote that hits me, I save it in my evernote account. Some of my favorites:

    It’s not the years in your life that count, but the life in your years. -Abraham Lincoln

    Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
    – Theodore Roosevelt

    “If you start the day reading the obituaries, you live your day a little differently.”
    ― David Levithan


  3. honestly my favorite: To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentation of their women. -conan the barbarian/ghengis khan

    its helped push me in certain situations

    also: Don’t cry to quit! You already in pain, you already hurt! Get a reward from it! – eric thomas

    this is what i keep in my head whenever i don’t want to work out.
    it helps me to remember that in a year from now i will be happy i kept with it.


  4. “You’re not a star until they can spell your name in Karachi”- Humphrey Bogart
    Reminds me to keep going until you’ve made it to the top and become the best of the best…

    “The whole world is about three drinks behind”- Humphrey Bogart
    Take life in strides not so fucking serious all the time, at least that’s what it means to me.

    And some of my favorites from Tyler Durden, a King Alpha of Alphas…

    “The things you own end up owning you”

    “This is your life and it’s ending one minute at a time”

    “You’re not your job. You’re not how much money you have in the bank. You’re not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You’re not your fucking khakis. You’re the all-singing, all-dancing crap of the world”

    Lastly, one from my father translated from Spanish and used against me to put my ego in check sometimes: “If you’re so smart, then why are you here?” (Looks around the room and stares at me in disappointment)


  5. Heres two of my favorites:

    “I need new haters, my old ones are starting to love me.” – CR7

    “The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” – Jordan Belfort


  6. I use a quote from Hannibal of Carthage as my personal motto. “Aut viam invenium aut faciam” I will find a way or I will make one.

    This was supposedly said in reply to criticism of his plan to cross the Alps with elephants to invade Rome.


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