63+ Best Fighting Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Fighting is a way of standing up to your inner voice of discouragement and resignation. Your fighting spirit will give you resilience and self-reliance when life gets tough. Inspirational fighting quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

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Famous Fighting Quotes

We shall heal our wounds, collect our dead and continue fighting. – Mao Tse-Tung

First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win. – Mahatma Gandhi

Nobody can hurt me without my permission. – Mahatma Gandhi

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If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality. – Roopleen

Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die. – Herbert Hoover

When the going gets tough, put one foot in front of the other and just keep going. Don’t give up. – Roy T. Bennett

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

If you can’t go back to your mother’s womb, you’d better learn to be a good fighter. – Anchee Min

Courage doesn’t always roar, sometimes it’s the quiet voice at the end of the day whispering ‘I will try again tomorrow – Mary Anne Radmacher

Whenever we want to combat our enemies, first and foremost we must start by understanding them rather than exaggerating their motives. – Criss Jami

It is easier to fight for one’s principles than to live up to them. – Alfred Adler

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. – Robert Collier

Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat. – Sun Tzu

War means fighting, and fighting means killing. – Nathan Bedford Forrest

It always seems impossible until it’s done. – Nelson Mandela

Blood is just red sweat. – Enson Inoue

Fights begin and end with handshakes. – Cameron Conaway

It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop. – Confucius

I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig, you get dirty; and besides, the pig likes it. – George Bernard Shaw

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

A fight is not won by one punch or kick. Either learn to endure or hire a bodyguard. – Bruce Lee

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

Let me tell you the secret that has led to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity. – Louis Pasteur

You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war. – Napoleon Bonaparte

There was no such thing as a fair fight. All vulnerabilities must be exploited. – Cary Caffrey

How long should you try? Until. – Jim Rohn

To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting. – Sun Tzu

Wisdom is merely the movement from fighting life to embracing it. – Rasheed Ogunlaru

Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock. – Anonymous

The full value of this life can only be got by fighting; the violent take it by storm. And if we have accepted everything we have missed something — war. This life of ours is a very enjoyable fight, but a very miserable truce. – G. K. Chesterton

Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose. – Baltasar Gracin Y Morales

That is the whole secret of successful fighting. Get your enemy at a disadvantage; and never, on any account, fight him on equal terms. – George Bernard Shaw

Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on. – Robert Frost

It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up. – Vince Lombardi

You cannot love a thing without wanting to fight for it. – G. K. Chesterton

Everyone has a plan until they’ve been hit. – Joe Lewis

To do anything truly worth doing, I must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in with gusto and scramble through as well as I can. – Og Mandino

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

Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory. – Norman Vincent Peale

For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enemy without fighting is the acme of skill. – Sun Tzu

He who hesitates, meditates in a horizontal position. – Ed Parker

If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles. – Sun Tzu

The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses – behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights. – Muhammad Ali

Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war. – Ernest Hemingway

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it. – Margaret Thatcher

Wise men do not quarrel with each other. – Danish Proverb

People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes. – Abigail Van Buren

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

Quarrel? Nonsense: we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage sometimes, what is the good of being friends? – George Eliot

All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting. – George Orwell

A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship. – St. Francis de Sales

Supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting. – Sun Tzu

The foolish race of mankind is swarming below in the night; they shriek and rage and quarrel — and all of them are right. – Heinrich Heine

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

Where there is only a choice between cowardice and violence, I would advise violence. – Mohandas Gandhi

Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting. – Napoleon Hill

Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe? – John Milton

To gain a crown by fighting is great, to reject it divine. – Friedrich Schiller

Of old the expert in battle would first make himself invincible and then wait for his enemy to expose his vulnerability. – Sun Tzu

Martial arts are not about fighting; it’s about building character. – Bo Bennett

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind. – Mahatma Gandhi

I’m tired of fighting. I’ve always known that I can’t be an action star all my life. – Jackie Chan

In a way fighting was just like using magic. You said the words, and they altered the universe. By merely speaking you could create damage and pain, cause tears to fall, drive people away, make yourself feel better, make your life worse. – Lev Grossman

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