Welder Sayings and Quotes

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

Once you become successful, people know where you live, the type of house you live in, the kind of car you drive, the clothes you wear, and so it would be patronising to go and talk like a welder. Welding's a mystery to me now. You can't go back, your life changes every day.      

Billy Connolly

The Welder Way means rolling up your sleeves and getting it done.  It means no divas.  It means complete support for the artistic vision in charge – a philosophy of “what can I do to help you?”     

Allyson Currin

You are a welder if you have sun burn in the winter.     


Whether you function as welders or inspectors, the laws of physics are implacable lie-detectors. You may fool men. You will never fool the metal.     

Lois McMaster Bujold

Welders make more money than philosophers. We need more welders and less philosophers.     

Marco Rubio

I'd always been scared of people with tertiary education and high intellects in case they found me wanting. I thought they viewed me as just a welder who knew a few jokes.     

Billy Connolly

It's what they do. If you're a welder and all of the sudden you're not the most popular welder on the block, are you going to quit welding? It's the same with any other occupation. Nobody should expect them to quit doing what they do.     

Ray Waddell