Warriors Sayings and Quotes

Warriors conjure up images of mighty battles and the quest for territory. However everyday people can be warriors too, as everyone has to overcome obstacles in life. Discover your inner strength with the list of wise and insightful warriors quotes below.


Every great warrior must learn to endure and overcome the adversities of life.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

A warrior takes responsibility for his acts, for the most trivial of acts. An average man acts out his thoughts, and never takes responsibility for what he does.     

Carlos Castaneda

A warrior must only take care that his spirit is never broken.     

Shissai

A warrior thinks of death when things become unclear. The idea of death is the only thing that tempers our spirit.     

Carlos Castaneda

There is no greater warrior than a mother protecting her child.     

N. K. Jemisin

The path of the Warrior is lifelong, and mastery is often simply staying on the path.     

Richard Strozzi Heckler

Some Warriors look fierce, but are mild. Some seem timid, but are vicious. Look beyond appearances; position yourself for the advantage.     

Deng Ming-Dao

Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.     

Sun Tzu

A warrior does not give up what he loves, he finds the love in what he does.     

Dan Millman

The warrior's intention should be simply to grasp his sword and to die.     

Kiyomasa Kato

Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.     

Karl von Clausewitz

Warriors do not win victories by beating their heads against walls, but by overtaking the walls. Warriors jump over walls; they don't demolish them     

Carlos Castaneda

The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.     

Leo Tolstoy

A warrior of light who trusts too much in his intelligence will end up underestimating the power of his opponent.     

Paulo Coelho

Ideas are the great warriors of the world, and a war that has no idea behind it, is simply a brutality.     

James A. Garfield

To be a warrior is to learn to be genuine in every moment of your life.     

Chogyam Trungpa

The art of being a warrior is to balance the wonder and the terror of being alive.     

Carlos Castaneda

There's more to being a warrior than killing. A true warrior the best warrior isn't cruel or mean. He doesn't claw an enemy who can't fight back. Where's the honor in that      

Erin Hunter

If a warrior is to succeed at anything, the success must come gently, with a great deal of effort but with no stress or obsession.     

Carlos Castaneda

The true warrior understands and seizes that moment by giving an effort so intense and so intuitive that it could only be called one from the heart.     

Pat Riley

He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.     

Confucius

And, though the warrior's sun has set, Its light shall linger round us yet, Bright, radiant, blest.     

Jorge Manrique

The average man is hooked to his fellow men, while the warrior is hooked only to infinity.     

Carlos Castaneda

All men are warriors. And life for everything in our universe is nothing but war.     

David Zindell

Great warriors, like great earthquakes, are principally remembered for the mischief they have done.     

Christian Nestell Bovee

Warriors should suffer their pain silently.     

Erin Hunter

A warrior acts as if he knows what he is doing, when in effect he knows nothing.     

Carlos Castaneda

As a peaceful warrior, I would choose when, where and how I would behave. With that commitment, I began to live the life of a warrior.     

Dan Millman