50 Best Motivational Dwayne The Rock Johnson Quotes

Unless you have been living under a rock (no pun intended) you know who Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is.

He has been a household name since he hit stardom as a wrestler for WWE and skyrocketed his fame as he transitioned into movies.

And there are no signs of him slowing down.

In fact, Dwayne Johnson ranks in the top ten of highest paid actors.

In 2018, according to Forbes, he was the highest paid actor, earning $124 million.

But today I want to focus on motivational from Dwayne The Rock Johnson quotes.

You will be motivated and inspired after reading these quotes.

50 Dwayne The Rock Johnson Quotes

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#1. “Don’t be afraid to be ambitious about your goals. Hard work never stops. Neither should your dreams.” – Dwayne Johnson

#2. “The first step to achieving your goal, is to take a moment to respect your goal. Know what it means to you to achieve it.” – Dwayne Johnson

#3. “Wake up determined. Go to bed satisfied.” – Dwayne Johnson

With drive and a bit of talent, you can move mountains

#4. “With drive and a bit of talent, you can move mountains.” – Dwayne Johnson 

#5. “Success isn’t overnight. It’s when every day you get a little better than the day before. It all adds up.” – Dwayne Johnson

#6. “You don’t sign up for a divorce when you get married. It’s very painful. But it’s taught me a great deal about myself.” – Dwayne Johnson


#7. “One of the most important things you can accomplish is just being yourself.” – Dwayne Johnson


#8. “Grind Hard, Shine Hard.” – Dwayne Johnson

#9. “It’s not about the car your drive. It’s about the size of your arm hanging out of the window.” – Dwayne Johnson

#10. “All successes begin with self-discipline. It starts with you.” – Dwayne Johnson

#11. “The road to success and greatness is always paved with consistent hard work. Outwork your competitors, be authentic, and above all else, chase your greatness.” – Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne The Rock Johnson Quotes On Motivation

#12. “When life puts you in touchy situations, don’t say ‘Why me?’ Just say ‘Try me.’” – Dwayne Johnson

#13. “I like to use the hard times of the past to motivate me today.” – Dwayne Johnson


#14. “Be the person that when your feet touch the floor in the morning the devil says, ‘Awe shit, they’re up.’” – Dwayne Johnson


#15. “Unapologetically push for greater and always disrupt expectations.” – Dwayne Johnson

#16.“Keep calm and shut your mouth.” – Dwayne Johnson

#17. “Not only do I think being nice and kind is easy, but being kind, in my opinion is important.” – Dwayne Johnson

#18. “Think back 5 years ago. Think of where you’re at today. Think ahead 5 years and what you want to accomplish. Be unstoppable.” – Dwayne Johnson

#19. “One of the most important things you can accomplish is just being yourself.” – Dwayne Johnson


#20. “When you walk up to opportunities door, don’t knock it. Kick that bitch in, smile and introduce yourself.” – Dwayne Johnson


#21. “By 23 years old, I failed at achieving the biggest dream of my life. My ass was kicked and I was down, but not out. I refused to give up, got back up and pushed on.” – Dwayne Johnson

#22. “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” – Dwayne Johnson

#23. “You don’t need directions, just point yourself to the top and go!” – Dwayne Johnson

Be humble be hungry and always be the hardest worker in the room

#24. “Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest worker in the room.” – Dwayne Johnson

#25. “Vision, guts and enthusiasm. Three qualities I feel you always gotta have to have a shot at success.” – Dwayne Johnson


#26. “Sometimes you find success and sometimes you don’t, but my satisfaction is knowing I’ll always control my effort with my own two hands.” – Dwayne Johnson


#27. “I have a little belief that success is never unrelenting. And if success is what we chase, then neither are we.” – Dwayne Johnson

#28. “We do today what they won’t, so tomorrow we accomplish what they can’t.” – Dwayne Johnson

#29. “With drive and a bit of talent, you can move mountains.” – Dwayne Johnson

#30. “Blood, sweat, and respect. First two you give. Last one you earn.” – Dwayne Johnson

#31. “If something stands between you and your success, move it. Never be denied.” – Dwayne Johnson


#32. “My work, my goal, my life, it’s like a treadmill. And there’s no stop-button on my treadmill. Once I get on, I just keep going.” – Dwayne Johnson


#33. “You either play the game or let the game play you.” – Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne The Rock Johnson on Success

#34. “The wall! Your success is on the other side. Can’t jump over it or go around it. You know what to do.” – Dwayne Johnson

#35. “Success at anything will always come down to this: focus and effort. And we control both.” – Dwayne Johnson

#36. “Just bring it!” – Dwayne Johnson

don't focus on the pain focus on the progress

#37. “Don’t focus on the pain. Focus on the progress.” – Dwayne Johnson

#38. “In 1995 I had $7 bucks in my pocket and knew two things. I’m broke as hell and one day I won’t be.” – Dwayne Johnson

#39. “Let your actions do your talking for you.” – Dwayne Johnson

#40. “It ain’t the 99% who’s not putting in the relentless hard work that I care about. It’s the 1% who is.” – Dwayne Johnson

#41. “Success isn’t always about ‘Greatness’, it’s about consistency. Consistent, hard work gains success. Greatness will come.” – Dwayne Johnson

#42. “I’ll never, ever be full. I’ll always be hungry. Obviously, I’m not talking about food. Growing up I had nothing for such a long time. Someone told me a long time ago and I’ve never forgotten it, ‘Once you’ve ever been hungry, really, really hungry, then you’ll never, ever be full.’ So I’ll always be hungry in some way, driven and motivated to get what I want.” – Dwayne Johnson

#43. “It’s you vs. you.” – Dwayne Johnson


#44. “Outwork all competition, be grateful for the grind, don’t run from your demons and if it ever becomes personal, then payback’s a bitch.” – Dwayne Johnson


#45. “I grew up where, when a door closed, a window didn’t open. The only thing I had was cracks. I’d do everything to get through those cracks – scratch, claw, bite, push, bleed. Now the opportunity is here. The door is wide open, and it’s as big as a garage.” – Dwayne Johnson

#46. “I never want to just play in the game, I want to change the way the game is played.” – Dwayne Johnson

#47. “Always be you, play chess, not checkers and always play the long game.” – Dwayne Johnson

#48. “Attitude and enthusiasm play a big part in my life. I get excited about the things that inspire me. I also believe in laughing and having a good time.” – Dwayne Johnson

#49. “Check your ego at the door. The ego can be the great success inhibitor. It can kill opportunities, and it can kill success.” – Dwayne Johnson

Hard Work Quotes - The Rock

#50. “There is no substitute for hard work. Always be humble and hungry.” – Dwayne Johnson

Final Thoughts

There are the 50 best motivational Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson quotes.

Use them to fuel you in everything you do.

And if you decide to use them to motivate you in the gym, look into his epic cheat meals!

Also be sure to check out the many other motivational and inspirational quotes we have compiled for you on this site.

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