Bodybuilding Quotes

Quotes tagged as "bodybuilding" (showing 1-24 of 24)
Arnold Schwarzenegger
“Positive thinking can be contagious. Being surrounded by winners helps you develop into a winner.”
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Arnold: The Education of a Bodybuilder

Arnold Schwarzenegger
“When you have a well developed body and you're confident, you see people bending your way, wanting to be on your side, wanting to do things for you.”
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Arnold: The Education of a Bodybuilder

J.R. Rim
“I don't diet and exercise. I eat and train.”
J.R. Rim

Robert Cheeke
“The vegan lifestyle is a compassionate way to live that supports life, supports fairness and equality, and promotes freedom.”
Robert Cheeke, Vegan Bodybuilding & Fitness: The Complete Guide to Building Your Body on a Plant-Based Diet

“It is only within the context of having properly developed your mind that you will be able to truly enjoy the achievement of your material values, including that of a more muscular body.”
Mike Mentzer

J.R. Rim
“Some are born strong and others are made strong.”
J.R. Rim, Better to be able to love than to be loveable

“But if sedentary behavior makes us fat and physical activity prevents it, shouldn't the "exercise explosion" and the "new fitness revolution" have launched and epidemic of leanness rather than coinciding with an epidemic of obesity?”
Gary Taubes

Craig Cecil
“The barbells and dumbbells you hold in your hands and the way you use them have stories to tell.”
Craig Cecil, Bodybuilding: From Heavy Duty to SuperSlow

Craig Cecil
“The application of consistent, logical effort, over a prolonged period is the key to reaching your physical muscular potential.”
Craig Cecil, Supermen: Building Maximum Muscle for a Lifetime

Craig Cecil
“Half-reps may build your ego but they also build half a phyqique.”
Craig Cecil, Supermen: Building Maximum Muscle for a Lifetime

Craig Cecil
“Just keeping yourself interested and motivated to train over a long period of time is often the biggest hurdle and one of the biggest factors for success in building sustainable muscle.”
Craig Cecil, Bodybuilding: From Heavy Duty to SuperSlow

Craig Cecil
“Periodization isn't magic--you can't out-periodize your genetics, drug users, or stupidity.”
Craig Cecil, Bodybuilding: From Heavy Duty to SuperSlow

Craig Cecil
“Training records become a barometer of accomplishment and a roadmap for further progress.”
Craig Cecil, Bodybuilding: From Heavy Duty to SuperSlow

“The modern fitness scene is largely defined by the presence of pumped up, muscle-bound bodybuilders, expensive exercise machines, and steroids.

It's wasn't always this ways.

There was a time when men trained to become inhumanly strong using nothing but their own bodyweight. No weights. No machines. No drugs. Nothing”
Paul Wade, Convict Conditioning: How to Bust Free of All Weakness Using the Lost Secrets of Supreme Survival Strength

Craig Cecil
“It's often a razor's edge you'll walk between coaxing adaptation while avoiding exhaustion (or injury). Master this, and you'll unlock the key to continual progress.”
Craig Cecil, Bodybuilding: From Heavy Duty to SuperSlow

“You can actually program your cells toward better health and fitness.”
Mike Rabe, The Fat Loss Guidebook: Proven Ways to Rebuild & Regenerate Your Body

Bangambiki Habyarimana
“The body is not a reliable friend”
Bangambiki Habyarimana, The Great Pearl of Wisdom

“Find YOUR Balance.”
Kayla Rose Kotecki, DAMN THE DIETS: How To Recover From Restrictive Diets, Neurotic Exercising, Eating Disorders and Body Degrading

Gian Andrea
“Somewhere along the way,
I forgot why I'm doing this.
I want to be bigger.
I want to be better.
I want to need no one”
gian andrea , Ripped

The gym was the one place I had control. I didn’t have to speak, I
“The gym was the one place I had control. I didn’t have to speak, I didn’t have to listen. I just had to push or pull. It was so much simpler, so much more satisfying than life outside.

I didn’t have to think. I didn’t have to care. I didn’t have to feel.

I simply had to lift.”
Samuel Wilson Fussell, Muscle: Confessions of an Unlikely Bodybuilder

Eric Snaell
“Don't worry about side-effects. Most sport supplements have no effect at all. But yet, I would like to highlight three that are scientifically sound and awesome placebos when neatly packaged.”
Eric Snaell, Shredded 2018

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“We pay our gym membership for the permission to exercise in the gym, not for the owner(s) of the gym to exercise for us.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana