The best Quotes by Evel Knievel

The best Quotes by Evel Knievel

Robert Craig Knievel (October 17, 1938 – November 30, 2007), known professionally as Evel Knievel, was an American stunt performer and entertainer. Throughout his career, he attempted more than 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle jumps. Knievel was inducted into the Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 1999. He died of pulmonary disease in Clearwater, Florida, in 2007, aged 69.

If you fall during your life, it doesn't matter. You're never a failure as long as you try to get up.
Anybody can jump a motorcycle. The trouble begins when you try to land it.
I love the feeling of the fresh air on my face and the wind blowing through my hair.
I decided to fly through the air and live in the sunlight and enjoy life as much as I could.

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My parents didn't want to move to Florida, but they turned sixty and that's the law.
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I grew up in Florida, where if you weren't comfortable dancing, you weren't going to get any girls.
Why can't you compare Washington State and Florida?
Because it'd be like comparing apples and oranges.
I'm honored that so many Floridians are supporting my efforts to rekindle the American Dream.
Ron DeSantis - November 2018
"How you gonna get a gun?"
"This is Florida. The God damn state is shaped like a gun!"
Florida is America's bas*ment: it's wet, it's filled with mold, strange insects, alligators.
Robert California in The Office - Season 8 Episode 11
Wrong? We're in Florida. The state bird is a chicken finger.
Maury the Hormone Monster in Big Mouth - Season 3 Episode 5
Saudi Arabia... the country with bans on pork, alcohol and p*rn - or, as it's known in America: a Florida Breakfast.
John Oliver (Last Week Tonight)
Jerry: "Why Florida?"
Cat: "Because they don't ask questions. They play Volleyball, they party and they have fun."
Rick and Morty - Season 4 Episode 4
Saul Goodman: "How about Florida? You get a tan, meet the Swedish bikini team, you know, swim with the dolphins."
Jesse Pinkman: "What about... Alaska?"
Saul Goodman: "Alaska, okay. Well, that's a different vibe. I never figured you for a big moose lover, but whatever floats your boat."
Saul Goodman in Breaking Bad - Season 5 Episode 11
Alluding to the extent of Florida, a mere peninsula confined between two seas, they pretended that it could never sustain the shock of the discharge, and that it would "bust up" at the very first shot.
Home is where the heart is and the heart is in Florida.
They say money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to Florida - and that's pretty much the same thing.
Most places would call it a crippling snowstorm. In Montana, we call it Tuesday.
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This city is louder than a field of Montana grasshoppers. Y'know, the ones bigger than your thumb?
Montana girls - the kind of girl you can take home to meet your mom, but can outdrink your dad.
They say money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to Montana - and that's pretty much the same thing.
And why do we fall, Bruce? So we can learn to pick ourselves up!
Alfred in Batman - Begins
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There's winning and there's losing - and in life both will happen. What is never acceptable to me is quitting.
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I really think everyone should be important enough to just one other person on this freaking planet to be fought for. Even me. And nobody’s fighting for me. So I’m done.
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Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
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Riding a race bike is an art - a thing that you do because you feel something inside.
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If I could marry my motorcycle, I'd roll her right up to the altar.
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The worst day motorcycling is still better than the best day at work.
"Do you know why I stopped you?"
"Because I let you."
Perfection is impossible. In the 1,526 singles matches I played in my career, I won almost 80% of those matches. But what percentage of points did I win? 54%! In other words, even top ranked tennis players win barely more than half the points they play. When you lose every second point on average, you learn not to dwell on every shot.
Roger Federer - Juni 2024
We've had a lot of away games in the Champions League this season where we've heard the fans. When I think of the game in Newcastle, where you can hear our fans the whole time, even though it was said beforehand that Newcastle is the loudest stadium in England – that's really saying something. We are looking forward to our fans, they will deliver again in Paris.

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