Prepared Sayings and Quotes

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


A prepared person will always have his opportunity.     

Jack Hyles

We must be prepared to face our responsibilities and be willing to use force if necessary.     

Dick Cheney

Because if you're prepared and you know what it takes, it's not a risk. You just have to figure out how to get there. There is always a way to get there.     

Mark Cuban

Make preparations in advance ... you never have trouble if you are prepared for it.     

Theodore Roosevelt

If you are prepared, you will be confident, and will do the job.     

Tom Landry

To be prepared is half the victory.     

Miguel de Cervantes

Be Prepared... the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise.     

Robert Baden-Powell

Prior preparation is Success divided by half. Once you have fully prepared, every hand glove that obstacles wear to pull you away from reaching your destination will become slippery!     

Israelmore Ayivor

We must prepare all learners for their future, not our past.     

Dr. Anne Davies

Only by being prepared for your death can you ever truly live.     

Christopher Moore

If somebody's not prepared to answer the question, you can keep asking.     

Martin Bashir

Some things are so unexpected that no one is prepared for them.     

Leo Rosten

Be prepared and be honest.     

John Wooden

A message prepared in the mind reaches a mind; a message prepared in a life reaches a life.     

Bill Gothard

Where observation is concerned, chance favors only the prepared mind.     

Louis Pasteur

If you are prepared, then you are able to feel confident.     

Robert Ringer

The better you're prepared, the better chance you'll have at staying on top of everything that is coming your way.     

Colin Adams

There is always a prepared place for a prepared person.     

Jack Hyles

Only someone who is well prepared has the opportunity to improvise.     

Ingmar Bergman

You are always being prepared for something better or protected from something worse.     

Iyanla Vanzant

You must prepare for success even if there is no indication of it. You must prepare for success even if you have become accustomed to failure. You must prepare for success even if nobody in your life ever achieved anything. Take time to prepare hard.     

John Ndeere

Confidence comes from being prepared.     

John Wooden

If you fail to prepare, you're prepared to fail.     

Mark Spitz

Be prepared for trouble. Don't fall apart when trouble strikes.     

Carl Sommer

You always gotta be on time, an hour ahead of everything. You always gotta be prepared.     

Beanie Sigel

Be prepared to scramble right from the start.     

Jack Burke, Jr.

We are prepared for some things, and we receive just as fast as we prepare ourselves.     

Brigham Young

Being prepared to die is one of the great secrets of living     

George Lincoln Rockwell

Being prepared for loss is never the same as being ready for it.     

Randy K. Milholland

Prepare while others are daydreaming.     

William Arthur Ward