Motivational Quotes from the Kings of the Octagon Ring

MMA or mixed martial arts is one of the most popular sports in the world. This is because of its capacity to provide people with the motivation to stay fit and live a meaningful life. People around the world are keen and interested to join fitness and martial arts dojos and learn different disciplines including boxing, kickboxing, karate, jujitsu, Muay Thai, grappling, wrestling and other aspects of mixed martial arts. This allows them to have a healthy routine which includes regular workouts, healthy eating, a healthy lifestyle and so much more.

Professional fighters who perform in an Octagon ring are considered as one of the most amazing athletes. What makes them so amazing is that these guys never let anything come in between their goals and they work really hard to become successful in fights. You can watch live action from the world of sports using Spectrum TV packages. Here are some motivational quotes that might get you the inspiration that you need to achieve your life goals as well:

Georges St-Pierre (Canada)

There is a difference between a fighter and a martial artist. A fighter is training for a purpose: He has a fight. I’m a martial artist. I don’t train for a fight. I train for myself. I’m training all the time. My goal is perfection. But I will never reach perfection.

This is one of the greatest facts and an amazing motivational quote for people who find it hard to wake up in the morning and go for their morning run or to stay on a healthy diet and routine. One must train as a martial artist who trains to perfect his moves, polish his skills and reach to enhance his mind and body.

Jon Jones (USA) 

If you do something bad, it doesn’t mean you’re a bad person. It means you had bad judgment.

Jon Jones is one of the profound MMA fighters in the world. He has 26 wins bagged in his name. Jon Jones considers bad things that happen in our life not because somebody has a bad intention or that one is a bad person but because people have a bad judgment of selecting their path or the tendency of judging between what is right or what is wrong.

BJ Penn (USA)

It’s not a certain technique, it’s not a skill, it’s all in your mind, it’s how far you want to go.

This is one of the principles of life that makes you an achiever. If you want to achieve your life goals or fitness goals, you have to start off by outsmarting your own brain. People want to do a lot because deep down in their hearts they want to achieve that but their mind does not let them do that. Their mind tells them that you are not good enough or that you can’t do this or you can’t do that. You have to train your mind and prepare your mind to do what nobody has done. This is how one becomes unique and outstanding.

Henry Cejudo (USA)

If you have a dream, don’t let anyone talk you out of it.

Henry is one of the best UFC fighters and an Olympic wrestler who has won 16 matches in total. Apart from that, he seems to have a pretty simple rule of life. He thinks that if you want to fulfill your dreams you just have to follow the path that leads to it and also you should work day in and day out to make things possible for yourself.

Conor McGregor (Ireland)

I wish everyone well, but you need to focus on yourself. You need to stop putting your hand out. Everyone wants handouts. Everyone wants things for free. You’ve got to put in the work. You’ve got to grind. You’ve got go through the struggle, and you’ve got to get it.

Conor McGregor is one of the most amazing athletes of UFC who is famous for his sarcasm and trash-talking but he is more than just a fighter who looks down upon others. He is one motivated individual who knows how to win and knows how to put in the effort to make things possible. According to McGregor, if you want to achieve your goals, you have to go the extra mile and make an effort that nobody would make to achieve what nobody will achieve in their life.

Ronda Rousey (USA)

People say to me all the time, ‘You have no fear.’ I tell them, ‘No, that’s not true. I’m scared all the time. You have to have fear in order to have courage. I’m a courageous person because I’m a scared person.’

Ronda Rousey is one of the most profound MMA fighters, actor and so much more. Apart from that, she is an MMA fighter who paved the way for female martial artists to practice MMA and become part of the UFC and One Championship franchises. Ronda believes that everyone is scared of something in life and this makes them and channel their fear and work harder and make themselves better through practice and time. What matters is how you manage your fear and make yourself fearless. This can be the fear of being left alone, the fear of being mocked on the basis of one’s race, color, or gender.

Final Thoughts

These are some motivational quotes by the champions and titans of UFC who not only work really hard to make themselves better every day but also have a mindset that is made of iron.

About Caroline Eastman:

Caroline is doing her graduation in IT from the University of South California but keens to work as a freelance blogger. She loves to write on the latest information about IoT, technology, and business. She has innovative ideas and shares her experience with her readers. And she is currently associated with “” as a content writer.

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Marcelo is an associate editor at The Sports Daily, and has covered the San Diego Chargers for Bleacher Report. He also writes for Sportsdirect Inc.