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John Cena Quotes

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John Cena quotes: on what he stands for, how he gets urrthing done, his favorite thing to hear from dads, and more.

“Live fast, fight hard, no regrets!”

“If you don’t learn from your mistakes, then they become regrets.”

“Never quit, never backdown.”

“Hustle, loyalty, respect.”

“There are moments in life where it gets so hectic that time becomes a blur.  Keep calm and never give up.”

“A true champion is not judged by how much he or she is admired, but by how well they can stand at the face of adversity.”

“When the day comes when you don’t believe in yourself – there’s the door, get the hell out.”

“When you think something is cool already, it’s okay to put in an honest day’s work.”

“When you look back at your body of work, no matter what your career path, by the time you hang ’em up, if you can say, ‘This place is in better shape than when I started,’ then you did good.”

“When you are surrounded by people who are much better than you, you have two choices: you can sh*t the bed, and the performance can go to hell; or you can step up and rise to the occasion.”

“I learn from everybody I work with, and you learn, every single day.  I can learn from anyone.”

“I fear nothing and I regret less.  I never back down and I never quit!”

“Time management is the key.  Although it seems hectic, as long as you manage your time properly you can get everything done.”

“My advice to young people would be to repeat such questions to yourself as: ‘How am I standing out?  How am I getting recognized?  How am I getting over?’  And if you don’t have definitive answers for doing those things, you are doing it wrong.  There is no right way to do it, and that’s one of the great things about this business because you can be creative.  People who say they have it figured out are wrong.”

“If you just get the point of what you’re trying to accomplish, if you know the story, then you can put forth a good product.”

“I remember back to my days as a teenager.  When you get your feelings hurt, you feel that moment of embarrassment.  You think: ‘No one wants to talk to me ever again.  It’s all over.’  I reassure people that’s totally not the case.  These bullies are just hateful people doing hateful things.  Sometimes, it’s a lesson in tough love, but you keep positive, smile in the face of hateful adversity, and move on.  It makes you a stronger person.”

“You learn to laugh at yourself and you also lean on comedy as a crutch to kind of take the edge off because comedians often are self-deprecating and they cross lines that they shouldn’t.  Stuff like that brings a smile to my face every once in a while when needed.”

“A man’s character is not judged after he celebrates a victory, but by what he does when his back is against the wall.”

“When people show loyalty to you, you take care of those who are with you.  It’s how it goes with everything.  If you have a small circle of friends, and one of those friends doesn’t stay loyal to you, they don’t stay your friend for very long.”

“Be loyal to those who are loyal to you.  And respect everyone, even your enemies and competition.”

“I admire the military.  I guess in a world of villains and heroes, they’re my heroes.  Their dedication, their commitment, their discipline, their code of ethics.”

“When you can clock into work and make a difference in someone else’s life, that’s a good way to make a living.”

“I was fortunate that when I was first starting out in New Orleans, I had a remarkable high school teacher.  And she was a great, great influence in my life, and I think she gave me the courage and the confidence to go forward into the real world.  She instilled in me that my dreams were important and that what I was passionate about was most important.”

“Seriously, I grew up a fan of Hulk Hogan, and I think I bring some of his best values to the ring… the values of a superhero.  Always do your best.  Never give up… I think kids want to believe in that, and they should believe in that.”

“People can say whatever they want about the sport of bodybuilding, but to get prepared to do a contest or even think about doing a contest, or even to get into decent shape, it requires a certain amount of discipline, and it comes from taking a new year’s resolution to a lifestyle.”

“This is everything to me.  If I don’t have this, I don’t know what else I’ll be doing.  I personally have found where I belong.  You can cut back to photos of me holding, uh, paper championships.  That was truly my dream.  This is what I was born to do.”

“I’m the one person who wears the words ‘hustle, loyalty, respect’ on my T-shirts and merchandise.  My audience is children.  It’s very flattering to see a kid wear your T-shirt; it’s even more flattering to have a dad come up to you and say, ‘I watch you with my kid.  Keep doing what you’re doing.  You’re a role model for my son.'”

“To succeed, I have to believe every night, in my heart, that I am the best.”

“Trust me… I know where my heart is and my heart’s right here.  I’m going to keep doing everything because I love to do it.  That’s no shot to anybody.  Everybody’s got different career paths.  This is mine.”

“I have certain things that I stand for, certain things that I believe in, and if you don’t like it and you tell me to go to hell, I think that’s your God-given right.  It’s one of those deals where I’m that one guy who is outside of that realm of good guy, bad guy.  I’m just me, and it elicits a response both positive and negative.”

“I think every year, my role changes.  And I am an open house for advice, for anyone to use.  It’s just a matter of asking questions.”

“The conditioning and the lifestyle changes you have to make to remain a healthy athlete are what molded me into what I am today.”

“Amazingly enough, athletic achievement is one of those things that seems larger than life at points.  I think we all look to sport for inspirations.”

“I am a champion who makes an impact.”

“The big moments for me are moments when I can actually contribute.”

“I’m just surrounded by awesome funny folks and really creative people.  I’m learning, every day.  There’s not a day that I step on set that I don’t have fun.  It’s a pretty good deal.”

“I’m not trying to brainwash my critics.  If they’re critics, they’re critics, and that’s their job to be critical, but I certainly enjoy the involvement I have with my fans.  I enjoy the time I get to spend with them, and I don’t waste time with someone stubborn who is not going to come around.”

“Whether you like me or you don’t, I still dig showing up for work.  Thank you guys.  Thank you for never giving up on me.”

“I literally wake up and try to tackle every day the best I can and do my best to try to make life as productive and positive as I can.”

“Thank you for letting idiots like me, come out and live this wonderful, wonderful dream.  I love you to death.”

“This is my life, this is my passion, this is all I got.”

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