40 Best Warren Miller Quotes By The Skiing Pioneer

Looking for some powerful quotes by famous filmaker Warren Miller? We have rounded up the best collection of Warren Miller quotes, sayings, captions, and status, (with images and pictures) to motivate you about skiing, adventure, freedom and chasing dreams.

Warren Miller is known as one of the world’s most renowned skiiers and is best known for thrill-seeking films featuring daredevil skiers barreling down breathtakingly steep slopes.

Warren A. Miller was an American ski and snowboarding filmmaker. He was the founder of Warren Miller Entertainment and produced, directed and narrated films until 1988.

His published works include over 750 sports films, several books and hundreds of non-fiction articles.

Top 10 Warren Miller Quotes & Sayings

  1. “On the other hand, you have different fingers.” – Warren Miller

  2. “If at first, you don’t succeed, failure may be your thing.” – Warren Miller                                                               
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    warren miller quotes

  3. “People weren’t made to fly, that’s why we make kickers.” – Warren Miller

  4. “If your parents didn’t have children, odds are you won’t either.” – Warren Miller

  5. “Don’t take life too seriously, because you can’t come out of it alive.” – Warren Miller

  6. “If you don’t do it this year, you will be one year older when you do.” – Warren Miller                                                 
    Famous Warren Miller Quotes
    Famous Warren Miller Quotes

  7. “The best thing about skiing backward is you can see where you’ve been.” – Warren Miller

  8. “Never eat in a restaurant that has a bowling trophy on the cash register.” – Warren Miller

  9. “They say its always darkest before the dawn. So if you’re going to steal your neighbor’s newspaper… that’s the time to do it.” – Warren Miller

  10. “Twin tip skis have insured that today’s skiers can ride backward, as much as they can forwards, why they want to do that? I don’t know…..” – Warren Miller

Famous Warren Miller Quotes

  1. “You can’t get hurt skiing, unless you fall.” – Warren Miller

  2. “Gravity is love and every turn is a leap of faith.” – Warren Miller                                                                                     
    Inspiring Warren Miller Quotes
    Inspiring Warren Miller Quotes

  3. “You are a unique person, just like everybody else!!” – Warren Miller                                                       
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    warren miller quotes images

  4. “A pair of skis are the ultimate transformation to freedom.” – Warren Miller

  5. “Adventure is the invitation to common people to become uncommon.” – Warren Miller

  6. “Free spirited free riders they’re on their way but don’t know where they’re going.” – Warren Miller

  7. “Experiencing flow helps a person remember that they are unique. … Just like everyone else.” – Warren Miller

  8. “There are only four things you can do on skis. Turn right, turn left, go straight, or sell them.” – Warren Miller

  9. “If at first you don’t succeed, try again. If it still doesn’t work out, success may not be your thing.” – Warren Miller

  10. “Exactly one day in your life your kid will ski as good as you do. The next day, he’ll ski better than you.” – Warren Miller

  11. “There are 2 rules in extreme snowriding: First, always follow your heart; second, never cry when it hurts.” – Warren Miller

  12. “When I started skiing my pants were baggy and my cheeks were tight——Now my cheeks are baggy and my pants are tight.” – Warren Miller

  13. “Work eight hours a day for a living and many more hours a day making movies and you’ll work all your life to be a success overnight.” – Warren Miller

  14. “If I ask any­body who learned to ski after the age of five, they can remem­ber their first day of skiing-what the weather was like, who they went with, what they had for lunch. I believe that’s because that first day on skis was the first day of total free­dom in their life.” – Warren Miller

  15. “Most people work fifty weeks a year so they can do this the other 2. Well the smart ones live in a ski resort, where the boss lets them have powder snow days off. And almost forty feet of snow falls every winter that’s a lot of days off. A lot of doing what you moved here to do. Most major ski resorts are now so big that regardless of what kind of job you have in a city there’s probably a job almost exactly like yours in a ski resort like this. So quit your job and rent that U-haul trailer now so next winter this can be you. Not you just sitting there watching this and wishing that this was you.” – Warren Miller

Best Warren Miller Quotes

  1. “Die living.” – Warren Miller                                                                                                                 
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    skiing quotes warren miller

  2. “Always try everything at least twice.” – Warren Miller

  3. “You won’t get hurt skiing if you don’t fall.” – Warren Miller

  4. “One-seventh of your life is spent on Monday.” – Warren Miller

  5. “Freedom is located somewhere outside the box.” – Warren Miller

  6. “I won’t ruin a good story with the absolute truth.” – Warren Miller

  7. “How old would you be if you didn’t know when you were born?” – Warren Miller

  8. “Never tell a lie, because you don’t have a good enough memory.” – Warren Miller

  9. “The best place in the world to ski is where you’re skiing that day.” – Warren Miller                                 
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    warren miller skiing quotes

  10. “Birthdays are good for you – the more you have the longer you live.” – Warren Miller

  11. “Once you take your first ride up a lift your life will be changed forever.” – Warren Miller

  12. “Freedom is when preparation meets the opportunity you have created.” – Warren Miller

  13. “If you don’t have any idea where you’re going, you’ll probably end up there.” – Warren Miller

  14. “The definition of extreme is to go past your known limits by an unknown amount.” – Warren Miller

  15. “If this planet were a few degrees warmer, we might never experience snow. If it were a few degrees colder it would indeed be an endless winter.” – Warren Miller

Warren Miller, a passionate skier and filmmaker whose movies introduced skiing and snowboarding to a wide audience, died on Wednesday at his home on Orcas Island in Puget Sound, near Seattle. He was 93.

Exploring winter since 1949, Warren Miller Entertainment has inspired audiences to keep their snowriding dreams alive.

Miller was inducted into the U.S. Ski Hall of Fame (1978), the Colorado Ski Hall of Fame (1995), and was has been honored with a number of awards for his achievements like the Lifetime Achievement Awards from the International Skiing History Association (2004) and the California Ski Industry Association (2008).

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