Kickboxing Sayings and Quotes

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

Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.     

Albert Einstein

Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.     

Albert Einstein

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.     

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much are the three pillars of learning.     

Benjamin Disraeli

I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.     

Bruce Lee

I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations, and you are not in this world to live up to mine.     

Bruce Lee

When your temper rises, lower your fists. When your fists rise, lower your temper.     

Chojun Miyagi

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.     

Christopher Reeve

My computer beat me at checkers, but I sure beat it at kickboxing.     

Emo Philips

If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you.     

Fred DeVito

Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.     

Hunter S. Thompson

There's no need to fear the wind if your haystacks are tied down.     

Irish Proverb

Fall seven times, stand up eight.     

Japanese Proverb

I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me.     

Joshua Graham

It is easy to stand in the crowd, but it takes courage to stand alone.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Real strength is not just a condition of one's muscle, but a tenderness in one's spirit.     

McCallister Dodds

You can only fight the way you practice.     

Miyamoto Musashi

Your spirit is the true shield.     

Morihei Ueshiba

It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.     

Muhammad Ali

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.     

Og Mandino

Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.     

Paulo Coelho

Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.     

Ray Kroc

Strength doesn't come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn't.     

Rikki Rogers

Fire tests gold, suffering tests brave men.     


Life doesn't get easier, or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.     

Steve Maraboli

Success comes from having dreams that are bigger than your fears.     

Terry Litwiller

Cowards never start. The weak never finish. Winners never quit.     


Never let your fear decide your future.     


True strength is in the soul and spirit, not in the muscles.     


The more you sweat in practice, the less you bleed in battle.     


It's not just self defence, it's about self control, body discipline, and mind discipline and breath techniques. It involves yoga. It involves meditation. It's an art, not a sport.     

Elvis Presley

The kickboxing and the martial arts is so fun. It's like anything in school. You're not going to retain information unless you're interested in it.     

Zoey Deutch

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up.     

Vince Lombardi

Kickboxing tightens you up.     

Behati Prinsloo

A black belt is nothing more than a belt that goes around your waist. Being a black belt is a state of mind and attitude.     

Rick English