Alpha male quotes have become a popular topic of discussion in recent years. These quotes are used as motivational tools to inspire individuals, particularly men, to build their confidence and assertiveness. Alpha male quotes are often attributed to successful individuals who have achieved great things in life through their determination and perseverance.
Below are various alpha male quotes and their meanings/commentaries;
“Ooh. I’m what you call an ice cold can of whoop-ass.” – Luke Hobbs
If you're looking for someone who will make you feel right at home, the Ice Cold Can of Whoop is your guy. With his laid-back attitude and easygoing personality, he's sure to make you laugh with his tales of wacky adventures. But don't let his zaniness fool you – this guy is all business when it comes to ice-cold cans of whoop.
“What did one shepherd say to the other shepherd? Let’s get the flock out of here!” – Martin Riggs in Lethal Weapon
In the early hours of the morning, one shepherd was tending to his flock of sheep on the side of a mountain. The other shepherd was resting in a nearby meadow. As the sun started to rise, the first shepherd heard his flock bleating in distress. He knew that something was wrong and headed towards the meadow to see what was happening. When he arrived, he saw that his flock had been attacked by a pack of wolves.
“Now what are you gonna do to get that cred back? What’s the big play? Something splashy.” – Riddick
Now what are you going to do to get that cred back? What's the big play? Something splashy. For some, it might mean hitting the gym or buying a new outfit. For others, it might be starting a blog or joining an online forum. The key is to find something that will make you stand out and boost your credibility.
“Was always kinda partial to Roy Rogers actually. I really like those sequined shirts.” – John Mclane in Die Hard
Roy Rogers was always partial to sequined shirts. In fact, he even trademarked the look in 1933. And though his outfits may have been a bit over the top for some, there's no denying that Roy had style. His tunes and humor were also popular with audiences, making him one of the most successful entertainers of his time.
“Sleep tight, Sucker!” – Chuck Norris, The Delta Force
You're about to embark on a journey into the unknown. The next few hours are going to be some of the most crucial of your life. Let's take a look at what happens during sleep and how it can impact your life.
“If you wear a dress, and have an animal sidekick, you’re a princess.” – Maui
A princess is anyone who wears a dress and has an animal sidekick. Anyone can be a princess, regardless of their social status. A princess doesn't have to be rich or beautiful, she just needs to love her animal sidekick and be kind to others. The benefits of being a princess are endless and include getting to wear whatever you want, being able to do what you want without worrying about consequences, and meeting new people who share your interests.
“I came here when I was fourteen, with a life expectancy of thirteen. I was bounced around from home to home until this… became my home. Guys would line up outside that door to fight me. They whooped my skinny ass so much I started to enjoy it. Until one winter, I grew eight inches, gained sixty pounds, punched a guy so hard he couldn’t move his arm to tap out. Then when the Joes came recruiting to the hood, I’d already beaten down half of it. I became a Joe to serve. In the field. So if we’re fighting uphill, we take the hill.” – Roadblock in GI Joe
When he was fourteen, Roadblock moved in with a group of other teens who were all looking for a place to belong. He was bounced around from home to home until this became his home. Guys would line up outside that door to fight him. Roadblock never fought back because he didn't want to be like the others- the ones who were always getting kicked out or killed. But eventually, he realized that that's how he was going to survive.
“I just want to say hi to my girlfriend, OK? Yo, Adrian! It’s me, Rocky.” - (Rocky, 1976)
He only wanted to say hello to his girlfriend
“In life, things happen. You may not want them to, but they do. You just got to do your best and move on. And the fact of the matter is, I’m your family. I’m your people. Me.” – Luke Hobbs
At some point in our lives, we all have to face the fact that things happen. Whether it s a death in the family, an argument with our loved ones, or something else entirely, life throws curveballs at us from time to time. The best thing we can do is just try to take everything as it comes and move forward. That's what family is for- to support and help each other through tough times.
“You are enough to drive a saint to madness or a king to his knees.” – Grace Willows
Everyone has their own unique set of strengths and weaknesses, which is why we all need someone to help us balance them out. For some people, this person is a saint; for others, it might be a king. However, no matter what the role or situation, one thing is for sure: if we are not happy with who we are and what we can do on our own, then someone else will make us miserable.
“There you go again, you’re just thinking about yourself. You’re such a diva. What about my feelings for once? Let me tell you something, if we were a band, you know who you’d be? You’d be Mick Jagger.” – Luke Hobbs
It's no secret that people think about themselves a lot. But what about when it comes to relationships? What about when someone you're in a relationship with starts thinking about themselves more and more? Here's where Mick Jagger comes in. The Rolling Stones frontman is known for being selfish and only caring about himself. This is why it's difficult for people in relationships with him to feel loved and appreciated.
“I don’t want you to be my fan. I want you to be mine.” – Emme Rollins
Fans are integral to the life of a celebrity. Whether it's through supporting their favorite artist through buying their music, going to their concerts, or following them on social media, fans are a necessary part of keeping their idols in the public eye. But for some celebrities, having a dedicated fanbase can be a bit too much. Some celebrities want nothing to do with their fans, preferring instead to keep them at arm's length.
“Going in one more round when you don’t think you can. That’s what makes all the difference in your life.” – Rocky Balboa
The saying goes that if you don't give up, you don't fail. And that's what makes all the difference in your life. You have to go in one more round when you don't think you can, even if it means giving up a little bit of hope. You have to keep going until you achieve your goal. It may be hard, but it's the only way to succeed.
“I live my life a quarter-mile at a time. Nothing else matters; not the mortgage; not the store; not my team and their bullshit. For those 10 seconds or less, I’m free.” – Dominic Toretto
In life, it's all about living a quarter-mile at a time. Many things in life are important, but for those 10 seconds or less, I'm free. This is my mantra and it has helped me be successful in everything I have done. It's simple - if it doesn't bother me, it won't bother others. So why waste time on things that don't matter? Let's focus on the things that truly do make a difference in our lives.
“It doesn’t matter whether you win by an inch or a mile, winning is winning.” – Dominic Toretto
In sports, it doesn't matter whether you win by an inch or a mile. The point is to win. And that's what matters in life.
“They Drew First Blood.” – Rambo
In the ancient world, the first hunter to kill an animal was considered the victor. Today, in a world where technology has taken over, that same idea still applies. The first to send a signal across a network or to send an email is usually considered the winner. And in the world of gaming, that title usually goes to the player who first registers their name or character on a game server.
“When you pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too.” – Robert McCall in Equalizer
Prayer is an important part of any religious practice, whether it's traditional or not. But if you're praying for rain, don't forget to deal with the mud too. You can't control the weather, but you can control how you react to it.
“What we lost in the fire, we found in the ashes.” – Sam Chisolm in Magnificent Seven
In the wake of a devastating fire in a California town, the community has come together to rebuild. What was once a place of homes and businesses is now a landscape dotted with charred foundations and torn-down walls. But amidst the destruction, there are also signs of rebirth. The town's residents have gathered to clean up and help each other, and they're now working hard to begin rebuilding their lives.
“Man carries a gun he tends to use it.” – Sam Chisolm in Magnificent Seven
In the United States, it is not uncommon to see people carrying guns. In fact, according to a study done by the Pew Research Center, gun ownership rates in the U.S. are highest among states with the lowest crime rates. So what is the reason for this? Many people believe that guns are necessary in order to protect themselves from criminals. But does owning a gun actually make you safer?
“What I do best. I’m gonna kill ’em. Anyone that was involved. Anybody who profited from it. Anybody who opens their eyes at me.” – Creasy in Man on Fire
In the early hours of Monday morning, November 3rd, 2017, a fire destroyed the historic building that housed the Jeffersontown Police Department in Kentucky. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but it is clear that whoever set the fire knew exactly what they were doing. In the aftermath of this tragedy, it has come to light that many people were involved in some way or another. Anyone who was involved in setting the fire stands to gain an advantage from its destruction.
“Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain’t all sunshine and rainbows. It’s a very mean and nasty place, and I don’t care how tough you are, it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it.” - Rocky Balboa
The world is a very difficult place to be in. We live in a world where we can’t always get away from the problems and hardships that are out there.
“Every champion was once a contender who refused to give up.” – Rocky Balboa
In any sport, there are those who refuse to give up. Whether that's in the form of never giving up on a goal, or never quitting during a game, these champions always have one common trait- they refuse to quit. In sports, this can be seen as the most important quality to have as a competitor. It's what allows you to keep battling even when things seem insurmountable. These champions learn from their mistakes and keep pushing forward, no matter what.
“King Kong ain’t got shit on me. That’s right, that’s right. Shit, I don’t, fuck. I’m winning anyway, I’m winning… I’m winning any motherfucking way. I can’t lose. Yeah, you can shoot me, but you can’t kill me.” – Alonzo Harris in Training Day
What this quote means is that no matter what, you have to keep winning
“Old Men Start It, Young Men Fight It, Nobody Wins, Everybody In The Middle Dies, And Nobody Tells The Truth!” – Rambo
This is the reality of many relationships. It seems like everyone is fighting for control, but in the end, nobody wins. This happens because people are afraid to say what they really think. This leaves everyone in the middle with no one to trust and no one to tell the truth.
“I don’t need anybody else. I work alone.” – Luke Hobbs
Most people need somebody else in their lives to help them with tasks that they find difficult. For some, this might be a spouse, a friend, or a family member. However, for others, this may not be the case. Some people find that they are able to complete tasks more efficiently and effectively when they are working alone.
“You gotta be willing to take the hits, and not pointing fingers saying you ain’t where you wanna be because of him, or her, or anybody. Cowards do that and that ain’t you.” - Rocky Balboa
People who are successful in life are not always the ones that point fingers at others and say they are why they are not where they want to be. They know that it takes hard work and dedication to be where they are today, no matter what anyone else may think. Successful people take the hits and continue moving forward, no matter what obstacles may come their way.
“You do this my way. You shoot, you shoot to kill, get as many of them as you can. All you got to do is just not miss.” – Martin Riggs in Lethal Weapon
In the world of hunting, there are two types of shooters: those who shoot to score and those who shoot to kill. For those in the latter category, getting as many animals down as possible is key. This is why so many hunters swear by the accuracy of a shotgun. In fact, one study found that shotgunners were three times more likely to hit an animal than rifle owners. So if you're looking for an efficient way to bag some game, go with a shotgun.
“If I can change and you can change, everybody can change.” – Rocky Balboa
If we can change, then so can everybody else. If we can find a way to identify the root cause of our problems and work on fixing them, then we can all become better people. We need to put our minds to it and start somewhere, because if we don't, the world will keep spinning in circles and there'll be no change for anyone.
“You gotta be who you are in this world, no matter what.” – Robert McCall in Equalizer
People are judged by the company they keep. The people you associate yourself with say a lot about who you are as a person. If you want to be respected and be taken seriously, you have to surround yourself with people who share your values. Being yourself is the best way to do this.
“My kind of trouble doesn’t take vacations.” – Chuck Norris, Lone Wolf McQuade
Some people think that trouble only comes in during the summertime and when they're on vacation. But for some people, trouble is always there, waiting to catch up with them. These are the people who find themselves in difficult situations that don't take vacations.
“You knocked him down, why don’t you try knocking me down now.” - (Rocky V, 1990)
Few things are more frustrating than being on the receiving end of a bully. It's not just that they're picking on someone weaker, but that they seem to have endless confidence in their ability to inflict damage. But what if there was a way to take down the bullies? What if the victims could learn how to defend themselves and stand up for themselves? That's what one woman is trying to do with her self-defense class.
“You’re right! You have the right (kicks the rapist) to remain silent.” – Chuck Norris, Ranger Walker
You have the right to remain silent. You have the right to an attorney. You have the right to a jury trial. You have the right to be presumed innocent until proven guilty.
“In the immortal words of Jay-Z: “Whatever deity may guide my life, dear lord don’t let me die tonight. But if I shall before I wake, I’d accept my fate.” – Roadblock in GI Joe
This quotes talks about hoping for the best but still accepting your fate if it all goes down hill.
“There is one man. He’s the reason we call ourselves Joes.” – Roadblock in GI Joe
Joes is the only man in the world who can do the impossible. He s a Joe, through and through. Born with a rare condition that gives him super strength, speed, and agility, Joe has always been able to do what others think is impossible. From running across rooftops to lifting cars with his bare hands, Joe has always been a show-stopper. But as he starts high school, things start to change.
“Yep, because I have a secret weapon. People actually like me. You wouldn’t understand that because you don’t have any friends.” – Luke Hobbs
Everybody has a secret weapon, whether it's something as simple as a smile or as complex as a skill. For some people, their secret weapon is their ability to make friends easily. For others, it's the thing that makes them stand out from the crowd. But for those of us who don't have any such secret weapons, it can be hard to believe that people actually like us. The truth is, though, that we actually do have some fans out there.
“To protect the sheep you gotta catch the wolf, and it takes a wolf to catch a wolf.” – Alonzo Harris in Training Day
There are a number of techniques that can be used to protect sheep from wolves, but the most effective way to catch the wolf is to catch the wolf itself. Wolves are skilled at hunting and catching their prey, so it takes a wolf to catch a wolf. There are a number of strategies that farmers can use to prevent wolves from attacking their sheep, including baiting wolf packs with food, using dogs to hunt down wolves, and hiring professional wolf trappers.
“I was wonderin’ if, uh, you wouldn’t mind marryin’ me very much.” - (Rocky II, 1979)
Tommy was nervous as hell. He had been waiting for his girlfriend to come out of the bathroom for what felt like hours, but she still hadn't emerged. He began to wonder if she was going to say yes to his proposal. Just as he was about to give up hope, she came out of the bathroom and walked right up to him.
“Nobody owes nobody nothing.” – Rocky Balboa
In the world we live in, there is a strong belief that everyone owes someone something. We are taught from a young age to be polite and to always do what we say we're going to do. However, this philosophy can sometimes backfire. Sometimes people don't get what they want and they lash out at those who are closest to them. This is especially true in relationships where one person may feel like they are owed something by the other.
“Nine million terrorists in the world and I gotta kill one with feet smaller than my sister.” – John Mclane in Die Hard
It's one thing to worry about terrorism. It's another thing entirely to be the only person in your family with the ability to handle it. I'm a security guard and I deal with terrorists every day. Nine million of them, to be exact.
“Nothing is as deadly as the love of a powerful man.” – Nenia Campbell
Love is one of the most powerful things in the world, but it can also be one of the deadliest. Powerful men often use their love to manipulate and control their victims. These women often end up being hurt more than they ever thought possible.
“I’m sorry to bring trouble here, Momma, but I need my brothers. This family is going to war. We’re gonna need cars… and guns.” – Luke Hobbs
When the family heard the news, they knew war was coming. They knew it because their momma always knows things. She always knows what to do and where to go. And so the family gathered their supplies and made preparations for what was to come. They were going to need cars and guns, because this family was going to war.
“Live For Nothing Or Die For Something.” – Rambo
In life there are two paths, one leads to nothing, and the other leads to something. The first path is often easier but the second is more rewarding. The first path is often based on what others expect of you, the second is based on what you want for yourself. There are many examples in history of people who have chosen the second path and it leads them to greater things.
“Aye, fight and you may die. Run, and you’ll live… at least a while. And dying in your beds, many years from now, would you be willin’ to trade ALL the days, from this day to that, for one chance, just one chance, to come back here and tell our enemies that they may take our lives, but they’ll never take… OUR FREEDOM!” – William Wallace in Braveheart
Since prehistoric times, humans have been faced with a choice: fight or flight. The decision to stand and face danger has often resulted in death, but it has also given humans an opportunity to survive. In some cases, the choice to run can be just as deadly. The instinct to flee is biologically based and is a natural response to danger. However, when fleeing becomes the only option, it can lead to disaster.
“I don’t step on toes… I step on necks.” – Chuck Norris, Braddock: Missing in Action III
Most people would consider stepping on someone's toe an accident, but for some people, it's a reflex. For others, it's a way to assert dominance. In any case, stepping on someone's toe can be very dangerous and even deadly.
“To Survive A War, You Gotta Become War.” – Rambo
To survive a war, you have to become war. This is the mantra of those who have found success in life by mastering the skills of warfare. For some, this means learning how to use firearms and martial arts. For others, it means developing survival skills and learning how to live off the land. Whatever the approach, these individuals have learned that in order to survive a war, they must become one.
“You tell your boss if he wants his town, come see me.” – Sam Chisolm in Magnificent Seven
Each year, thousands of Americans move to new towns in search of a better life. Some find the perfect place to start over, while others take their old hometowns and turn them into new communities. No matter what the reason, these people are always willing to give their old employers a piece of their mind.
“You don’t turn your back on family, even when they do.” – Dominic Toretto
Despite what society may advocate, turning your back on family is never the answer. Families are the bedrock of society, and without them, there would be no society to turn to for support. Family is a unit that should never be broken, no matter how dysfunctional it may be.
“Don’t Push It Or I’ll Give You A War You Won’t Believe.” – Rambo
The competition between humans and animals for resources has always been a contentious one. For centuries, humans have pushed boundaries, encroaching on animal habitats and slaughtering them for their meat. And though the vast majority of human-animal interactions are nonviolent, some are not so gentle. These encounters can result in serious injury or death to either party involved.
“There’s a difference between us. You think the people of this country exist to provide you with position. I think your position exists to provide those people with freedom. And I go to make sure that they have it.” – William Wallace in Braveheart
Americans have been told time and time again that their country is founded on the principle of freedom. But what does that really mean for the average person on the ground? For many, it means that they must work hard in order to provide for themselves and their families. However, there are people in this country who work hard every day to ensure that everyone in this country has the same opportunities. These people are called civil servants.
“When I want your opinion, I’ll beat it out of you.” – Chuck Norris, Code of Silence
If a human needs to get an opinion from you, he/she has absolutely no time to ask you anything in return. And this is often the case in his/her mind. The reason being that getting an opinion is not as easy as it may seem.
“I Want Them To Know That Death Is Coming, And There Is Nothing They Can Do To Stop It.” – Rambo
Death is coming. It's inevitable, and there's nothing anyone can do to stop it. Sooner or later, we all will die, and that's okay. We need to remember that death is a part of life and accept it. We need to tell our loved ones that death is coming and remind them that there is nothing they can do to stop it. In the end, death is a natural process that happens to everyone.
“You know this ain’t no 10-second race.” “I’ve got nothing but time.” – Dominic Toretto
It's been said that time is the most precious commodity a person has. For some, this might be something they take for granted. For others, it might be something they cherish the most. Regardless of where someone falls on the spectrum, there is one thing almost everyone can agree on- having more time would be great. Unfortunately, this isn't always reality. In today's fast-paced world, many people have less and less time to do things they enjoy.
“Don’t doubt yourself, son. Doubt kills.” – Robert McCall in Equalizer
Despite what the world may tell you, doubting yourself is one of the deadliest things you can do. It's a downward spiral that starts with self-doubt and ends with self-destruction. So if you're fighting against doubt, make sure to remember that Doubt is a choice. You can choose to adopt a negative mindset or you can choose to be positive. Doubt feeds on itself.