Intimidating Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old intimidating quotes, intimidating sayings, and intimidating proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The most important part to keeping us intimidating is being physical overall. If they know one of us is coming, they're going to brace themselves for a hard hit.     

Asante Samuel

They're intimidating the networks and levying these fines, so the networks are not sure of what they can or can't do.     

Barry Levinson

The intimidating part is not his speed. It's how different it is, how much the ball moves. It looks like it's coming at you. Then you lose it.     

Blake Mitchell

It can be intimidating, but once you're there, you realize no one is looking at you. You realize that not everyone is in great shape they're coming to the gym to get fit, too.     

Erik Johnson

The real intimidating stuff is the scene where you show up for the first day. You kind of square off, and that is where you look each other in the eye.     

Ron Livingston

Behind intimidating messages are simply people appealing to us to meet their needs.     

Marshall B Rosenberg

The whole concept of negotiating is intimidating to many people.     

Leigh Steinberg

How guilt once harbour'd in the conscious breast, Intimidates the brave, degrades the great.     

Samuel Johnson

If a team intimidate you physically and you let them, they've won.     

Mia Hamm

If you let a bully intimidate you, he's going to do it again. You've got to stand up to these strong-arm tactics.     

Charles Djou

Some venues are more intimidating than others, but as professional players you enjoy the intimidating places more than the other kind.     

Ben Morgan

Creative people are often found either disagreeable or intimidating by mediocrities.     

Criss Jami

Don't be intimidated by power, wealth or station, character alone makes all the difference.     

Joe Biden

A man who is intimate with God will never be intimidated by men.     

Leonard Ravenhill

Instead of being intimidated by the limitations, be inspired to find new ways around them.     

Ralph Marston

Once you've found something you know how to do, it makes you feel you don't have to be intimidated by someone.     

Mira Sorvino

Good hitters don't become intimidated. They become infuriated.     

Ken Singleton

There is nothing to be intimidated about - it's just another long run where a few more people show up and they happen to wear numbers.     

Wess Stafford

If you've got them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.     

Theodore Roosevelt

The ones who hate me the most are the ones who don't scare me.     

Rebecca Mckinsey

The strongest intimidation, by the way, is the invention of a hereafter with a hell everlasting.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

If you spend all your time thinking about how someone is going to one-up you, you can't put your best foot forward.     

Miranda Kenneally

Never be intimidated by what seems ominous, for big is only an accumulation of many smalls.     

Richelle E. Goodrich

Straightforwardness intimidates people. They prefer the veneer, despite what they claim.     

Donna Lynn Hope

The trouble with scary people is everyone's too scared to tell them how scary they are     

Janey Colbourne

Ocean is not supposed to be scared of the drops.     

Amit Kalantri

A man of your valor deserves not another breath.     

Craig R. Key

What may intimidate a man is a woman who thinks with her mind before she feels with her heart. Nevertheless what determines the strength in the man is his ability to accept one when he sees one.     

Criss Jami

A nervous silence loosens tongues     

Jacqueline Carey

Somebody thinking that they can make noise intimidate me is comical.     

Carl Froch