Wrestler Sayings and Quotes

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


There's no drama like wrestling.     

Andy Kaufman

Being a wrestler is like walking on the treadmill of life. You get off it and it just keeps going.     

Randy Savage

Wrestling is ballet with violence.     

Jesse Ventura

As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.     

Vincent Van Gogh

There are no pleasures in a fight but some of my fights have been a pleasure to win.     

Muhammad Ali

It's a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don't quit when you're tired - you quit when the gorilla is tired.     

Robert Strauss

We shall heal our wounds, collect our dead and continue fighting.     

Mao Tse-Tung

You will never be entirely comfortable. This is the truth behind the champion – he is always fighting something. To do otherwise is to settle.     

Julien Smith

When you become a professional wrestler, your name becomes company property.     

Bill Goldberg

Wrestling teaches you nothing comes easy. Nothing in life comes easy, so you have to work at it.     

Mike Sullivan

The only thing that matters in wrestling are your teeth and your testicles. Anything else, keep wrestling, stop whining.     

Gary Dierks

Every fighter has one fight that makes or breaks him.     

Elia Kazan

There's a moment in fighting when strength of muscle ain't everything because enemy has already given you enough energy to gain the victory.     

Toba Beta

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.     

Tommy Lasorda

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

Vince Lombardi

Win if you can, lose if you must, but always cheat.     

Jesse Ventura

Wrestling is a team sport, and an individual sport all rolled into one.     

William Baldwin

Wrestlers compete as individuals, Yet the Sport Builds comradery like no other.     

Cael Sanderson

A defeated wrestler never tires of wrestling again.     

Anonymous

Take a strong wrestler, get them tired, and they aren't as strong. Take a quick wrestler, get them tired, and they aren't as quick. Take a technical wrestler, get them tired, and they aren't as technical. No matter what kind of wrestler, everyone is afraid of getting tired. It's those who learn to perform when they're tired that find success.     

Jay Robinson

Wrestlers are a bunch of wanna-be football players.     

Brian Bosworth

Wrestlers are all pretty busted-up by the ends of their careers.     

Mickey Rourke

Take a quick wrestler, get them tired, and they aren't as quick. Take a technical wrestler, get them tired, and they aren't as technical. No matter what kind of wrestler, everyone is afraid of getting tired. It's those who learn to perform when they're tired that find success.     

J. Robinson

You know a lot of times wrestlers get too full of themselves. They can't separate themselves from the characters. They get used to the excitement, the energy, the lifestyle and the money and with a lot of these guys, when it stops, they self-destruct.     

Hulk Hogan

Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.     

Roger Crawford

A fighter can always recover, and you never know what they're going to come back with.     

Holly Holm

Once you've wrestled, everything in life is easy.     

Dan Gable

The mind is the most important thing of the big picture and no one has a stronger mindset than amateur wrestlers.     

Joe Rogan

Never wrestle with a strong man nor bring a rich man to court.     

Anonymous

You're never a loser until you quit trying.     

Mike Ditka