Krav Maga is one of the world's most popular Martial Arts.
And in this post we have collected some of the best Krav Maga quotes and quotes that are either inspired by Krav or will inspire Krav students.
So dive in.
The Best Krav Maga Quotes Online
“A master has failed more times than a beginner has even tried”
“(Krav maga is an Israeli-developed fighting style centered on the idea that when I put you down, you stay down. It's fast, it's brutal, and I love it. Sort of like club dancing with more eye gouging and less grinding.)” Seanan McGuire
I train because somehow choking someone out is the most relaxing part of my day”*
“It’s not the size of girl in the fight. It’s the size of the fight in the girl”*
“Krav Maga is like poker. You don’t drill for the cards dealt. You react to the hand you’re given!”
“Krav Maga, so that one may walk in peace.”
“The more you sweat in practice the less you bleed in battle”
“Do it over and over again until it becomes a part of who you are”
“Don’t practice until you get it right. Practice until you can’t get it wrong”
"Remember there are no rules in Krav Maga. Always defend and attack at the same time. Always fight with aggression. And never go down.”
”The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at the times of challenge and controversy.\”-MLK
“One not need make peace with friends, only with enemies.”
“Don’t be afraid to give up the good and go for the great”
“Krav Maga heightens perception and transforms fear into something more productive.”Imi Lichtenfeld
“If size mattered, the elephant would be the king of the jungle”
”The will to win compares little with the will to prepare to win”.
“Training Krav Maga is an important part of my life… It gives me great skills, strength and power”
“Street fights are unpredictable, dirty fights.”
“Krav Maga heightens perception and transforms fear into something more productive.”
“I've always been into sports and yoga and running. I actually study a martial arts self-defense program called Krav Maga. I can't quite say it's easy, but it's fun for me and I love to do it.”Kari Matchett
“Life is going to beat you up. It wouldn’t be fair if you didn’t throw some punches back at it”
“Beware the fury of a patient man”
”Only those that risk going too far will ever know how far they can go."
“The leg of a baby is stronger than the balls of Muhammad Ali.”
People respect power, and it comes in many forms, Krav Maga is power, and people will respect you for knowing it.” Imi Lichtenfeld
“Bruises go away and broken bones heal but death is permanent. That’s why we practice Krav Maga”
”A good BJJ guy and a bad kickboxer end a fight the same way…on their back.
“Remember there are no rules in Krav Maga. Always defend and attack at the same time. Always fight with aggression. And never go down.”
“When it comes to self-defense, it is better to have the power and not need it than to need it and not have it”
”When you’re visualizing what your opponent can do to you, your not visualising what you can do to your opponent”.
“You can only fight the way you practice”
“Krav Maga – we do bad things to bad people”
“No dear, I didn’t get these bruises from being beat by a man. I got them during Krav Maga when I was beating the shit out of some guy…”
“Attackers don’t care if you’ve found your spiritual center. Honestly, neither do we. No rules. No fancy poses. No Katas. Only street effective techniques designed by the Israeli Defence Forces. Knowing how to defend yourself in any situation, now that’s our idea of good karma.”
“You must be so good that you don’t need to kill”
“It’s better to be a weapon than to just have a weapon”
“Krav Maga – touch me, and your first lesson is free!”
“Work until your brain forgets and your body remembers”
“Learning Krav Maga is like masturbating your whole life and then finally getting laid”
“Krav Maga. Because all some people really need is a palm strike to the face and a knee to the groin”*
“People respect power, and it comes in many forms, Krav Maga is power, and people will respect you for knowing it.”
“Do what you can but do it right. Do not look for shortcuts...they do not exist.”
“You have to commit. There’s no turning back. You’re going in to fight for your life so you have to go as fast as you can from the first movement you make”
”Those who are skilled in combat do not become angered those who are skilled in winning do not become afraid. Thus the wise win before the fight, while the ignorant fight to win."
“Don't expect your enemies to ever love you, or even like you, only respect you.”
“Krav Maga so that one may walk in peace”
”When faced with just one opponent and you opposes yourself…you’re outnumbered."
“Krav Maga – the art of folding clothes with people still in them”
“All women were created equal. Then some learned Krav Maga”
“I began fighting anti-Semitism in the ’30s. When the Hitler youth gangs used to single out Jewish young men on the streets, it was either hit or run. I found the hitting more satisfying.”
“There’s only one rule in Krav Maga. There are no rules”*
So there you have it.
Our complete list of the best Krav Maga posts online.
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