Courage is being scared to death… and saddling up anyway. – John Wayne

Courage is being scared to death… and saddling up anyway.”

– John Wayne


John Wayne who was nicknamed Duke, was an American actor and filmmaker. His real name was Marion Mitchell Morrison. John Wayne films received many Academy Award nominations. He himself won an Academy Award for his performance in True Grit.

If you are looking for the best John Wayne Quotes, then this is the right place. Here we have gathered famous John Wayne Quotes from his personal life and movies.

Top 10 John Wayne Quotes


“I’m responsible only for what I say, not what you understand.”

– John Wayne


What’s the secret of success? Right decisions. How do you make right decisions? Experience. How do you get experience? Wrong decisions – John Wayne

“ What’s the secret of success? Right decisions.

How do you make right decisions? Experience.

How do you get experience? Wrong decisions ”

– John Wayne


“ When you come against trouble, it’s never half as bad if you face up to it”

– John Wayne


A goal, a love and a dream give you total control over your body and your life. – John Wayne

“A goal, a love and a dream give you total control over your body and your life.”

– John Wayne


“A man deserves a second chance but keep an eye on him.”

– John Wayne


“All battles are fought by scared men who’d rather be someplace else.”

– John Wayne


I won’t be wronged, I won’t be insulted, and I won’t be laid a hand on. I don’t do these things to other people, and I require the same from them.

“I won’t be wronged, I won’t be insulted, and I won’t be laid a hand on. I don’t do these things to other people, and I require the same from them.”

– J.B Books in The Shootist 1976


“Life is hard; it’s harder if you’re stupid.”

– John Wayne


“I’ve made over 250 pictures and have never shot a guy in the back. Change it.”

– J.B Books in The Shootist 1976

– When filming his last movie, The Shootist 1976


Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday. – John Wayne

“Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.”

– John Wayne


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