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Quotes on Champions and Championship Sayings [Instagram]

Preparing mentally is as important as being physically prepared to be a champion. Therefore, we have compiled some of the best champion quotes to inspire and motivate you to become a true champion.

Quotes on Champions

“That awkward moment when you’re wearing Nike’s and you can’t do it.”


“Everyone falls, the only difference is champions get up.“

Matshona Dhliwayo

“It is not over. Champions eWhat does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration, and the will to win. Extend their limits and make things happen.”

Amit Ray

“True champions aren’t always the ones that win, but those with the most guts.”

Mia Hamm

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.“

Robert Francis Kenned

“What you unleash in others you unleash in yourself.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“Earn your crown by overcoming your crosses.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

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Quotes About Champions

“It’s bad to get hit on your chin. Because it’s attached to your head.”

Rex Hudler

“To be a champion you must act like one, act like a champion.”

Lou Ferrigno

“Champions realize that defeat and learning from it even more than from winning is part of the path to mastery.”

Rasheed Ogunlaru

“Once a champion, always a champion.“

Ferdinand Marcos

“Wrestling is ballet with violence.”

Jesse Ventura

Heart of a Champion Quotes

“Champions know the emotions you want to feel and help you feel them by remaining genuine to a noble intention.“

Thomas Le Hoang

“Playing polo is like trying to play golf during an earthquake.”

Sylvester Stallone

“Everyone has the fire, but the champions know when to ignite the spark.”

Amit Ray

“The Motto of Champions: If you are hurt, you can suck it up and press on. If injured, you can rebound and return bigger and better…and continue to inspire!“

T.F. Hodge

“There are many players in the game, but only a handful of champions.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

Motivation Champion Quotes

“Rising amateurs always intimidate falling masters.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“A champion is someone who gets up, even when he can’t.“

Jack Dempsey

“Inches make champions.”

Vince Lombardi

“To be the greatest; great test.”

Johnnie Dent Jr.

“Do what no one else can do and you will become what no one else can become.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

Championship Sayings

“It is not over. Champions extend their limits and make things happen.”

Amit Ray

“If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing your grandmother with her teeth out.”

George Brett

“Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand.”

Leo Durocher

“Moderate giftedness has been made worthless by the printing press and radio and television and satellites and all that. A moderately gifted person who would have been a community treasure a thousand years ago has to give up, has to go into some other line of work, since modern communications put him or her into daily competition with nothing but the world’s champions.“

Kurt Vonnegut

“You don’t have to push the boundaries when you have none.“

Matshona Dhliwayo

Quotes About Champion

“Those that survive the crucible of affliction die to self, and yet live for all.“

Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu

“Champions are made from something they have deep inside of them, a desire, a dream, a vision.“

Mahatma Gandhi

“Sports are the reason I am out of shape. I watch them all on TV.”

Thomas Sowell

“To be a champion, compete; to be a great champion, compete with the best; but to be the greatest champion, compete with yourself.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.”

John Madden

Champions Quotes Inspirational

“The mindset of the Champions is All of it or None of it; they don’t play the second- fiddle.“

Jaachynma N.E.

“To be a champion, you don’t need power you need training.”

Dr.P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

“Men dressed in an embroidery of excuses are not fit to enter the colorful chamber of champions.“

Osho Samuel Adetunji

“If the road to your dreams is full of potholes, take the highway.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

Champion Instagram

“If you’re a champion, you have to have it in your heart.”

Chris Evert

“There’s no avoiding persistence.”

Jal Tucher

“The trouble with referees is that they know the rules, but they do not know the game.”

Bill Shankly

“Champions are made in the dark before they are revealed in light.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

Champion Ban Quotes

“Champions never sleep, the eternal spirit keep them alert and awake.”

Amit Ray

“You know, what a champion is? A champion is someone who’s ready when the gong rings – not just before, not just after – but when it rings.“

Jack Dempse

“If you are going to be a champion, you must be willing to pay a greater price.“

Bud Wilkinson

“Better teams win more often than the teams that are not so good.“

Tom Watt

“For whatever it’s worth, never fall a victim of the struggle. And when it so happens remain a soldier and a champion.”


Champion Sayings

“You have to become a champion in getting quickly out of negative situations because life will not spare you of them.”

Natașa Alina Culea

“Champions don’t give up; they get up!“

Sanjo Jendayi

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.“

Billie Jean King

“Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.”

Dan Gable

Every champion was once a contender who refused to give up. Rocky Balboa

“Fully commit to being a person of formidable intelligence and tenacity and a champion focused on every aspect of your own life.”

Germany Kent

“A champion is someone who has overcome a lot of fear.“

Marty Rubin

“Champions, like seeds, only gain strength when you bury them.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“It is wonderful, awesome, and merry wise to see satan lose the battle to us in fear and panic and shame! Our victory is in Christ Jesus!“

Israelmore Ayivor

“Don’t aim to break records, aim to shatter them.“

Matshona Dhliwayo

“Learn like an amateur. Train like a champion. Fight like a warrior. Triumph like a conqueror.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all?”

Joe Namath

“Try this: Identify a bottom-up improvement or innovation in your organization, and interview the person who championed it. Chances are you will find a hero story of some kind. Why do we have to be heroes to implement perfectly good ideas?“

Alan G. Robinson

“Losing is the great American sin.”

Jerome Holtzman

“The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.”

Joe Paterno

“The breakfast of champions is not cereal, it’s the opposition.”

Nick Seitz

“True champions, like the sun, cannot be eclipsed for long.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“In order to start winning, we have to stop losing.”

Emmanuel Arceneaux

“To be creative, you need at least an hour of free time a day.“

Amit Ray

“Someone has to be the best; the champion; the winner. Why not you?“

Butch Bellah

“The high cost of greatness is better than the low cost of mediocrity.“

Matshona Dhliwayo

“Today’s amateurs are tomorrow’s champions.“

Matshona Dhliwayo

“Champions have a different mentality they have a stronger self-belief.”

Sandeep Kakkar

“I’m sure that not all Champions are serious all the time. It’s just not stuff that gets written in the history scrolls, that’s all.“

Tyrean Martinson

Champions Quote

“I figure practice puts your brains in your muscles.”

Sam Snead

“A true champion will fight through anything.”

Floyd Mayweather

“Blood + Sweat + Tears = Championships.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“To be a champion, you have to learn to handle stress and pressure. But if you’ve prepared mentally and physically, you don’t have to worry.”

Harvey Mackay

“I knew I had to win today, otherwise, she would have beaten me.”

Heather Watson

“I dream, therefore I become.”

Cheryl Renee Grossman

“A champion uses his trump card only when the other player has a king.”

Golden Flower

“I’ve never lost a game I just ran out of time.”

Michael Jordan

“A true champion is not judged by how much he or she is admired, but by how well they can stand at the face of adversity.”

John Cena

“We need the players because without the players we wouldn’t have a team.“

Howard Wilkinson

“Champions have the different mentality they have a stronger self-belief.“

Sandeep Kakkar

“The reason women don’t play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public.”

Phyllis Diller

Quotes About Champion

“Amateurs quit when they are tired. Champions quit only when they have won.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“A champion is one who is remembered. A legend is one who is never forgotten.”

Matshona Dhliwayo

“Champions all get kicked when they’re down.”

Apolo Ohno

“Talent may get you on the field but its effort & attitude that will keep you there.“

Ken Griffey Jr.

“There is nothing like training and preparation. You have to train your mind as much as your body.”

Venus Williams

“The mark of a great player is in his ability to come back. The great champions have all come back from defeat.“

Sam Snead

“Fornication is the murderer of champions and of people who have success, power, wisdom, and anointing.“

Sunday Adelaja

“The greater the pressure the brighter the diamond.“

Matshona Dhliwayo

“There are demons within. And they’re the deadliest kind.“

Karren Renz Seña

“Champions are propelled by desire, not compelled by fear.”

Denis Waitley

“The difference between champions and everyone else is that champions are never afraid of losing, while everyone else is afraid of winning.“

Jeffrey Fry

Quotes on Champion

“To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you’re not, pretend you are.“

Muhammad Ali