79 Quotes of Chuck Norris

” I’ve always found that anything worth achieving will always have obstacles in the way and you’ve got to have that drive and determination to overcome those obstacles on route to whatever it is that you want to accomplish. “
” As a former Airman First Class in the United States Air Force, like many veterans in America, my military experience played an important part in instilling in me a sense of character and discipline that has served me throughout my life. “
” Exercise, prayer, and meditation are examples of calming rituals. They have been shown to induce a happier mood and provide a positive pathway through life’s daily frustrations. “
” My mother lived through the Great Depression. Her family of 11 children pulled themselves up by their bootstraps and moved to wherever there was work at the time. And in rural Oklahoma, that wasn’t easy to find. “
” Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth. “
” Anytime you get action legends together, it has to be a classic. “
” Whatever luck I had, I made. I was never a natural athlete, but I paid my dues in sweat and concentration and took the time necessary to learn karate and become world champion. “
” We can’t deal with the flood in the orchards until we cap the floodwaters coming into them. And that means giving our Border Patrol the total resources they need to get their job done, and even utilizing military personnel in particular hot crossing spots. “
” The Apostle Paul did what he had to do to spread the message of God. I realize that that is what I have to do; I have to bite the bullet and overcome my shyness. “
” Let’s face it: so much of what we consume is not driven by knowledge but by basic craving and impulse. The process of what we eat starts in our heads. And no one is more in our heads than a food industry that spends billions of dollars in marketing its message in every means possible. “
” Let’s face it: so much of what we consume is not driven by knowledge but by basic craving and impulse. The process of what we eat starts in our heads. And no one is more in our heads than a food industry that spends billions of dollars in marketing its message in every means possible. “
” When we drink a cup of coffee or spoon heated chicken noodle soup or chili out of a Styrofoam cup, we are also taking in small doses of chemicals that leach from the container. Heat activates this transfer, as does oil, acids and alcohol. “
” If the citizens of the United States are to turn away from the Communist Manifesto and preserve the purpose of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and our Bill of Rights, we must first thoroughly reexamine and learn about each of them, and uphold America’s founding documents by testing every political action in light of them. “
” I don’t initiate violence, I retaliate. “
” A lot of times people look at the negative side of what they feel they can’t do. I always look on the positive side of what I can do. “
” It’s the bullies who are afraid, are the ones that do all the fighting. It’s not the secure kids that get out there and fight. It’s the insecure kids. “
” I think setting a goal, getting a visual image of what it is you want. You’ve got to see what it is you want to achieve before you can pursue it. “
” A lot of people give up just before they’re about to make it. You know you never know when that next obstacle is going to be the last one. “
” A walk in nature is a perfect backdrop to combine exercise, prayer, and meditation while enhancing the benefit of these activities. “
” Moral Injury is differentiated from PTSD in that it directly relates to guilt and shame veterans experience as a result of committing actions that go against their moral codes. Therapists who study and treat moral injury have found that no amount of medication can relieve the pain of trying to live with these moral burdens. “
” The fact that doctors tend to treat people as individuals, guided by the need to ensure patient confidentiality, can reinforce this pattern of seeing the changes and challenges aging brings on through our heads and our bodies, rather than as a shared experience. “
” Parks represent an efficient, cost-effective way to improve public health. “
” Asking your children about their fears or worries about going back to school will help them share their burden. “
” I’m – you know, I’m not a good actor. “
” A small behavioral change can also lead to embracing a wider checklist of healthier choices. “
” I am convinced that the Obama administration and Clinton Dynasty would rather hail the Communist Manifesto than the Declaration of Independence this Fourth of July. And there’s more than enough proof to show how they have been slow-cooking our Founders’ republic into a red-star state like China. “
” It’s amazing because people come up to me and say, ‘Chuck, you’re the luckiest guy in the world to be a world karate champion and a movie and TV star.’ When they say this to me, I kind of smile because luck had nothing to do with it; God had everything to do with it. “
” It’s amazing because people come up to me and say, ‘Chuck, you’re the luckiest guy in the world to be a world karate champion and a movie and TV star.’ When they say this to me, I kind of smile because luck had nothing to do with it; God had everything to do with it. “
” Violence is my last option. “
” Despite what Washington thinks or does on this 15th anniversary, we the people will never forget those who perished and the lessons learned on Sept. 11, 2001. “
” The key to the future in an aging society is not found in increasing just our life span; we need to increase our health span at the same time. “
” You can always tell a person’s real character and personhood by those who closely surround him, especially if they’re family. “
” As the graying of the country continues its march forward, many retirees are now relocating to dense urban centers for the cultural and social opportunities, access to public transportation, and the ability to shop nearby for food and household needs without depending unduly on others. “
” I think Christians and Muslims should hug each other. “
” God bless and help all the victims and patriots of 9/11, from the families of Flight 93 passengers to those who were in the Pentagon and Twin Towers as well as others who have fought and presently fight the war on terror. “
” It’s official: The biggest back-to-school bullies are anxiety, worry and fear. “
” Federal policy tells us to fill 50 percent of our plates with fruits and vegetables. At the same time, federal farm subsidies focus on financing the production of corn, soybeans, wheat, rice, sorghum, dairy and livestock. “
” Taking in too much added sugar from highly marketed sugary foods and drinks displaces healthier foods in the diet. “
” There is one thing on which most athletes and experts seem to agree. If you want to be an elite athlete, good nutrition at a young age is an important place to start. “
” They say imitation is the best form of flattery. That is particularly the case if you’re a U.S. presidential candidate and pundits are likening you to a conservative giant like Ronald Reagan. “
” I served four years in the Air Force in South Korea, and my brother, Aaron, served in the Army there, too, on the DMZ. “
” Opponents criticize Trump for not acting presidential enough; all the while, Obama created and perpetuates the presidential code to demean, disdain and diminish others in light of esteeming himself. “
” God bless all who serve or have served our country. “
” I was just a start-and-stop guy. I could never really follow through on anything that I started. “
” Unfortunately, people are re-interpreting the Constitution as a living document, and it’s not. It’s a solid-based document and it shouldn’t be played with. “
” I’ve got a bulletin for you, folks. I am no superman. I realize that now, but I didn’t always. “
” If the government decides to become a tyrannical government, our guns are to protect us against that. “
” With ISIS encroaching on the U.S., and its tentacles in all 50 states, according to the FBI, and MS-13 recruiting young migrants coming into our country from Central America, now is the time to secure our borders and save the future of America. I believe only Trump has a plan and passion to do it. “
” I truly believe that the people who have a negative view of Trump will be pleasantly surprised when he becomes the leader of our country. I also believe he will make positive changes that will benefit the people who need it most. “
” The fact that anyone lives in America is the single reason poverty is never a death sentence, and transforms it instead into – at worst – an obstacle on the path to a better life and road to freedom and success. “
” In America the schools have become too permissive, the kids now are controlling the schools, the tail is wagging the dog. We’ve got to make a change there and get it back to where the teachers have control of the classrooms. “
” When children are exposed to advertisements for unhealthy food, they will, in turn, consume significantly unhealthier rather than healthy calories as a result. “
” As we look at the many problems we face in treating our veterans in a manner befitting their service and sacrifice, it’s time we commit ourselves as a nation to applying the kind of resources and military precision necessary to finally make things right. “
” Veterans are generally reluctant to seek mental health care. “
” I think a lot of my shyness and non-athleticism came because I didn’t have a father to instill those in me. “
” As six-time world karate champion and then a movie star, I put too much trust in who I was, what I could do, and what I acquired. I forgot how much I needed others and especially God. “
” What was Bruce Lee like? How did you meet? What was it like to choreograph the fight scene in Rome with him? Did you spend much time together off-screen? Those are a small sampling of the inquiries I’m asked often, wherever I go around the world. “
” In 2007, I was given the humbling privilege of being made an honorary member of the United States Marine Corps in recognition of my visits to troops during the Iraq War. “
” If your child is starting a new school, walk around your block and get to know the neighborhood children. “
” America isn’t ready for President Hillary Clinton. It should never be. “
” While I filmed the ‘Walker, Texas Ranger’ series for eight and a half years, I had never had much time to read, except for screenplays of the episodes. “
” Good morals lead to good laws. “
” For our veterans to have to wait long periods of time to receive care is not only unacceptable to us, but to elected officials as well. “
” It wasn’t until I went to Korea out of high school and got exposed to the martial arts for the first time and was just completely enamored with the physical ability of the martial arts and making my black belt. “
” People need to realise what real happiness and success is, because success as an actor is fleeting. You can be up there one day and gone the next. “
” Some of the most miserable people I know are some of the richest people in America, they are the most miserable individuals I’ve ever seen. “
” I definitely feel I do have God in my corner. “
” I’m a very religious person. “
” I’ve been very fortunate to be able to use my series as a platform to show a good message for the kids. “
” I haven’t always been warmly welcomed for holding my conservative positions in Hollywood. Then again, I’ve never been very good at being politically correct either, on or off screen. So why start now? “
” I gave my life to the Lord at 12. I was baptized at 12. “
” I think you can learn from history. “
” When I got into the film business, my aim was to adopt a positive persona, of a guy who fights against injustice. And it saved me, because my acting was atrocious to say the least! “
” I’m a people’s actor, not a critics’ actor, and I always have been. “
” Truthfully, I’m proud of each of my films in a certain way. “
” Well, I grew up as a democrat. “
” I think I can achieve more outside the political arena. “
” Martial arts was really the first thing in my life that I followed through on and accomplished a degree of proficiency for. “
” I wasn’t offered a role in ‘Expendables 1,’ and I’m a guest star in ‘Expendables 2.’ “