155 Warrior Quotes To Give You Strength To Fight Your Battles

Looking for inspirational quotes about being a warrior? We have rounded up the best collection of warrior quotes, sayings, captions, (with images and wallpapers) to inspire you to find the strength to face and overcome all the hardships life throws at you.

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Warriors always stand for the right no matter how tough the battle is. They have a never give up attitude and they fight for what they believe is right. To have a warrior mindset you need to learn to grow from pain, obstacles, setbacks and tough times in your life.

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A warrior is a fighter, a soldier, and a person who combats all the adversities in life with full confidence and determination. Be it a battlefield, your work or life, emerge as a brave hero and fight all the struggles fearlessly with bravery.


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Motivational Warrior Quotes

  1. “Be a warrior not a worrier.”                                                                                                               
    Warrior Quotes Short
    Warrior Quotes Short

  2. “Stay strong because you are a warrior.”

  3. “A lion never needs to tell you it’s a lion.”

  4. “The strongest hearts have the most scars.”

  5. “Be a warrior. Get in the gym and go to war.”                                                                                   
    Black Warrior Quotes
    Black Warrior Quotes

  6. “Civilize the mind but make savage the body.”

  7. “What defines us is how will we rise after falling.”

  8. “No guilt, no shame, no apologies. We do not bow.”

  9. “It’s not over when you lose, it’s over when you quit.”

  10. “Warrior spirit never dies.” – Native American Proverb                                                               
    Warrior Quotes
    Warrior Quotes

  11. “Warriors should suffer their pain silently.” – Erin Hunter

  12. “Being a WARRIOR is an ATTITUDE!!!” ― Anonymous                                                                     
    Warrior Quotes About Bravery
    Warrior Quotes About Bravery

  13. “A warrior seeks to act rather than talk.” – Carlos Castaneda

  14. “A warrior never worries about his fear.” – Carlos Castaneda

  15. “Your mind is a battlefield, be it’s commander, not it’s soldier.”

  16. “Warriors train, everyone else works out.” – Lahong Guro Earles

  17. “He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.” – Confucius

  18. “The warrior must never get angry in war.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

  19. “If you don’t fight for what you want, don’t cry for what you lose.”

  20. “Within every woman exists a warrior. Really.” ― Jessica Bennett

  21. “Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.”

  22. “Winning is not everything, but wanting to win is.” – Vince Lombardi

  23. “We fall. We break. We fail. But then, We rise. We heal. We overcome.”

  24. “What you think of me does not change who I am.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

  25. “The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy

  26. “We chose whether to be warriors or to be ordinary.” – Carlos Castaneda

  27. “Victory is reserved for those who are willing to pay it’s price.” – Sun Tzu
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    Warrior Strength Quotes

  28. “The bravest warriors know when to retreat.” ― Maureen Joyce Connolly

  29. “Don’t let hollow heroes distract you from saving yourself.”― Nikki Rowe

  30. “A Warrior of Light does not postpone making decisions.”― Paulo Coelho

  31. “I have been fighting since I was a child. I am not a survivor, I am a warrior.”                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
    Warrior Mindset Quotes
    Warrior Mindset Quotes

  32. “A warrior with a cause is the most dangerous soldier of all.” – Michael Scott

  33. “Take a chance and risk it all or play it safe and suffer defeat.”― Pittacus Lore

  34. “Any great warrior is also a scholar, and a poet, and an artist.” – Steven Seaga

  35. “The Devil saw me with my head down and thought he’d won until I said Amen.”

  36. “If I was going to be a princess, I would be a warrior princess.” ― Emma Watson

  37. “There is no greater warrior than a mother protecting her child.” – N. K. Jemisin

  38. “The only thing a warrior cannot fight is her own fierce nature.” ― Bianca Marais

  39. “I don’t know how I’m going to win, I just know I’m not going to lose.” ― Gokhan Saki

  40. “It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.” ― Aristotle

  41. “Every single girl, whether we want to recognize it or not, is a warrior.” – Marjorie Liu

  42. “Protecting yourself is self-defense. Protecting others is warriorship.”― Bohdi Sanders

  43. “Lord is with me like a mighty warrior; So my prosecutors will stumble and not prevail.”

  44. “The more you sweat in training, the less you will bleed in battle.” – Motto of Navy Seals

  45. “Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.” ― Bruce Lee

  46. “Don’t be afraid of being outnumbered. A lion walks alone while the sheep flock together.”

  47. “Cracked was a very short warrior, whereas Marley was a pacifist warrior.” ― Yannick Noah

  48. “To be a warrior is to learn to be genuine in every moment of your life.” – Chogyam Trungpa

  49. “The family that I live for only breathes the air that smells of combat.” – The Ultimate Warrior

  50. “Every victorious warrior draws his strength from the highest source; his love.” ― Tapan Ghosh

  51. “I fight for my health every day in ways most people don’t understand. I’m not lazy. I’m a warrior.”

  52. “You’re the hunter, the warrior. You’re stronger than anyone else here, that’s your tragedy.”― Anne Rice

  53. “The quality of a conqueror is to be judged as much by what he spears as by what he spares.”― Agona Apell

  54. “I know what I’m capable of; I am a soldier now, a warrior. I am someone to fear, not hunt.” ― Pittacus Lore

  55. “Let your plans be dark and as impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt.” – Sun Tzu

  56. “The warrior guided by the spirit serves humanity, the warrior without, serves the ego.”― Soke Behzad Ahmadi

  57. “The path of the Warrior is lifelong, and mastery is often simply staying on the path.” – Richard Strozzi-Heckler

  58. “Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come, we are not.” – Epicurus

  59. “Make every move count. Pick your target and hit it. Perfect concentration means effortless flowing.” – Masirib Jeff Elliott

  60. “Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.” – Sun Tzu

  61. “The warrior monk philosophy of trainer teaches strategic principles that turned Mike Tyson into a world champion.”

  62. “”I’m losing my mind.” ” Sometimes you have to lose your mind before you come to your senses.”” – Movie: The Warriors

  63. “Consider your goal like a war to win and use whatever strategies you know to win.”― Bangambiki Habyarimana

  64. “We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.” – George Orwell

  65. “Cowards hide […] but warriors lie and wait […] the only difference is whether you’re motivated by fear or purpose.”― Neal Shusterman

  66. “With a blade at your throat, a well-connected uncle or a wealthy mother could not save you. Only you could save yourself.”― Natalia Marx

  67. “There are no extraordinary men… just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.” – Admiral William “Bull” Halsey

Powerful Warrior Quotes

A true warrior knows how to endure the downfalls and makes a path for himself even where there is no path. Being mentally strong with grit and fearless courage are the attribute of a true warrior.

  1. “The wise warrior avoids the battle.” – Sun Tzu

  2. “Seven times down eight times up.” – Unknown

  3. “Warriors know when to pick their fights.” – Sarah J. Maa

  4. “Surprise is the warrior’s greatest weapon.” – Erin Hunter

  5. “Be master of mind rather than mastered by mind.” ― Zen Saying

  6. “Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

  7. “A warrior must only take care that his spirit is never broken.” – Shissai

  8. “To a real winner, power perceived may be power achieved.” – Unknown

  9. “Some may be warriors, that others may live in peace.” – Mercedes Lackey

  10. “The successful warrior is the average man with laser like focus.” ― Bruce Lee

  11. “A warrior’s greatest enemy can also be his greatest teacher.” – Taran Matharu

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

  13. “Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.” – Carl von Clausewitz                                                                                                                                             

    Warrior Quotes Images
    Warrior Quotes Images

  14. “A warrior has to believe, for belief is an essential part of his being.” ― Théun Mares

  15. “And now, born from the ashes, she’s a warrior in bloodied black.” ― Amie Kaufman                                                                                                                                                                   

    Woman Warrior Quotes
    Woman Warrior Quotes

  16. “Two most powerful weapons of a warrior are efforts and patience.” ― Sahil Bhardwaj

  17. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius

  18. “Warriors are not the ones who always win, but the ones that always fight.” – Unknown

  19. “Winner’s are not the people who never fail. But the people who never quit.” – Unknown

  20. “Walk a mile to avoid a fight, but when one starts, don’t back down an inch.” – Unknown

  21. “You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.” ― Bob Marley

  22. “A warrior does not give up what he loves, he finds the love in what he does.” – Dan Millman

  23. “Never forget about your inner warrior; sometimes she’s all you have” ― Mozelle Barr Martin

  24. “We don’t rise to the level of our expectations, we fall to the level of our training.” – Archilochus

  25. “All men are warriors. And life for everything in our universe is nothing but war.” – David Zindell

  26. “If you’re a true warrior, competition doesn’t scare you. It makes you better.” – Andrew Whitworth

  27. “Every great warrior must learn to endure and overcome the adversities of life.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

  28. “Warriors want a worthy opponent. There is no redress in fighting the pathetic.” ― Donna Lynn Hope

  29. “One mark of a great soldier is that a great soldier fights on his own terms or fights not at all.” – Sun Tzu

  30. “One by one she slew her fears, and then planted a flower garden over their graves.” ― John Mark Green

  31. “Life can sometimes get the best of you but your state of mind determines your outcome.” ― Sanjo Jendayi

  32. “Luck is simply the advantage a true warrior gains in executing the correct course of action.” – R.A. Salvatore

  33. “It’s natural to feel fear. All great warriors are afraid. Only the stupid and the delusional are not.” – Rick Riordan

  34. “The only reason a warrior is alive is to fight, and the only reason a warrior fights is to win.” – Miyamoto Musashi

  35. “Be fierce, but kind. Strong, but gentle. Powerful, but humble. These are some of the traits of a true warrior.” – Unknown

  36. “The big difference between a warrior and a victim is that the victim represses and the warrior refrains.” – Don Miguel Rui

  37. “You’re a warrior. Warriors don’t give up and they don’t back down. Pick up your sword, your shield, and fight.” – Unknown

  38. “A warrior knows that the ends do not justify the means. Because there are no ends, there are only means.” – Paulo Coelho

  39. “Go to the battlefield firmly confident of victory and you will come home with no wounds whatsoever.” ― Uesugi Kenshin

  40. “There’s nothing more powerful than a humble person with a warrior spirit who is driven by a bigger purpose.” – Jeff Osterman

  41. “The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.” ― G.K. Chesterton

  42. “Fate whispers to the warrior, ‘You cannot withstand the storm.’ The warrior whispers back, ‘I am the storm.’”― Jake Remington

  43. “Untroubled, scornful, outrageous that is how wisdom wants us to be: she is a woman and never loves anyone but a warrior.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

  44. “Fear doesn’t go away. The warrior and the artist live by the same code of necessity, which dictates that the battle must be fought anew every day.” – Steven Pressfield

  45. “If you long to be a mighty warrior, to do great things for the Lord, and to win the world for Him, then remember that your power is in your prayer life.” – Sunday Adelaja

  46. “Warriors are not born and they are not made… Warriors create themselves through trial and error, pain and suffering, and their ability to conquer their own faults…” – Unknown

  47. “Fear is an aid to the warrior. It is small fire burning. It heats the muscles, making us stronger. Panic comes when the fire is out of control, consuming all courage and pride.” – David Gemmell

  48. “I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat. We have before us an ordeal of the most grievous kind. We have before us many, many long months of struggle and of suffering.” – Winston S. Churchill

Encouraging Quotes About Warriors

Life throws challenges at you all the time, but we should keep up the fighting spirit and emerge as a survivor and a winner. As a warrior you learn to rise above any difficult situation and come out as a winner.

  1. “If you want to be strong, learn to fight alone.”― Unknown

  2. “Move is silence only speak when it’s time to say checkmate.” 

  3. “The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.” ― Unknown

  4. “We fall. We break. We fail. But then, we rise. We heal. We overcome.”― Unknown

  5. “The true warrior isn’t immune to fear. She fights in spite of it.” ― Francesca Lia Block

  6. “Grit your teeth and be the warrior during darkest periods of your life, one day you will be thankful to yourself.” – Amol Gade

  7. “If they stand behind you, protect them. If they stand beside you, respect them. If they stand against you. Destroy them.”

  8. “Within every woman there is a healer, a lioness, a wild warrioress, a priestess, a goddess. Never forget that. Give yourself wings.”

  9. “A warrior lives by acting, not by thinking about acting, nor by thinking about what he will think when he has finished acting.” – Carlos Castaneda

  10. “Warrior Ethos: I will always place the mission first. I will never accept defeat. I will never quit. I will never leave a fallen comrade.” ― Unknown

  11. “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

  12. “The warrior stands, ready to defend, ready to fight for those he serves. He is a warrior of virtue, A knight of conscience. He is who we all wish to be.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

  13. “Be the hero of your children’s story. Never let them believe for a minute that honor, courage and doing what is right is only reserved for other fathers and mothers.”― Shannon L. Alder

  14. “A warrior accepts the challenges of life in true humility. No matter what his destiny may be, it can never be a cause for discontent, but a living challenge which it is his privilege to surmount.” ― Théun Mares

  15. “But if you choose the way of the warrior, living a life of service, it will demand of you the best you have. You may not need to be great, but the world needs your greatness.” – Erwin Raphael McManus, The Way Of The Warrior

  16. “Warriors are not always the fastest or strongest people. Strength and speed can be developed through training. Warriors are those who choose to stand between their enemy and all that they love or hold sacred.” ― Unknown

  17. “A warrior is the protector of his family and those in need. A warrior is the guardian of the ways of honor and courage. A warrior will not put his own desires above what is right. Above all, a warrior is always motivated by his utmost duty.”

  18. “Out of every one hundred men, ten shouldn’t even be there, eighty are just targets, nine are the real fighters, and we are lucky to have them, for they make the battle. Ah, but the one, one is a warrior, and he will bring the others back.” – Heraclitus

  19. “Nobody is born a warrior. You choose to be one when you refuse to stay seated. You choose to be one when you refuse to back down. You choose to be one when you stand up after getting knocked down. You choose to be one because if not you, who?”― Unknown

More Warrior Quotes

  1. “I’m a warrior for the middle class.” – Barack Obama

  2. “I’m a warrior when it comes to pursuing roles.” – Daniel Day-Lewis

  3. “The true spiritual warrior starts life over, over and over again.” – Unknown

  4. “I was on the path of the warrior, when I realized I was the warrior.”― Neetal Parekh

  5. “Never strike out of anger if at all possible, this will give your enemy the advantage and strengthen his resolve and psyche.”― Soke behzad Ahmadi

  6. “Never walk away from home ahead of your axe and sword. You can’t feel a battle in your bones or foresee a fight.” – Havamal, The Sayings Of Odin

  7. “Do not regret a mistake in training. A mistake that is understood and can be corrected is worth more than any effortless perfection.” – Tagaturo Klement

  8. “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

  9. “If you are a police officer, you must have the capacity to use force and violence ethically and effectively. To me, anyone who can do this is the definition of a warrior.”

  10. “The positive warrior energy destroys only what needs to be destroyed in order for something new and fresh, more alive and more virtuous to appear.” – Robert L. Moore

  11. “The difference between a military soldier and a warrior: A military soldier is told what to do, and does what he is told. A warrior already knows what to do and does what is right.”

  12. “A strong person is not the one who doesn’t cry. A strong person is one who is quiet ad sheds tears for a moment, and then picks up the sword and fights again.” – Unknown

  13. “The basic difference between an ordinary man and a warrior is that a warrior takes everything as a challenge while an ordinary man takes everything as a blessing or a curse.” – Carlos Castaneda

  14. “There are no contests in the art of peace. A true warrior is invincible because he or she contests with nothing. Defeat means to defeat the mind of contention that we harbor within.” ― Morihei Ueshiba

  15. “Without a problem there is no solution. Without a mistake there is no correction. It is failure that gives possibility to progress and your adversary that allows mental and physical sharpening to arise.” – Tagaturo Klement


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