quote by Miyamoto Musashi

You may abandon your own body but you must preserve your honour.

— Miyamoto Musashi

Famous Alpha Male quotations

I used to have a wild night with three women until 5am.

, but I am getting older. In the Olympic village here, I will live it up with five women, but only until 3am.

At a certain point, even if the one alpha male is dominant, at a certain point there's a younger lion that is stronger, and everyone knows it.

In its purest sense, nicknaming is an elitist ritual practiced by those who cherish hierarchy. For preppies it's a smoke signal that allows Bunny to tell Pooky that they belong to the same tribe, while among the good old boys it serves the cause of masculine dominance by identifying Bear and Wrecker as Alpha males.

The alpha male is always willing to walk away.

It's a real man who can go out with a woman who's taller than he is.

That's an alpha male right there.

One glance and I knew exactly who and what he was.

The classic alpha male, the kind who had spurred evolution forward about five million years ago by nailing every female in sight. They charmed, seduced, and behaved like bastards, and yet women were biologically incapable of resisting their magic DNA.

I never expected I would be connected to the Alpha male as some kind of ancillary object, and to this day it mystifies me.

My mom raised a self-aware kid. I wasn't like the typical alpha male. I wasn't afraid to sing, you know? I wasn't afraid to be in musicals.

If you attack Trump, he's not gonna sit there and take it.

He's an alpha male. He's gonna come right back at you and he's gonna keep coming back at you.

I had a direct experience of the efficacy of this form of mind-body medicine.

This comes from somebody who had been sort of an alpha male, highly cynical war correspondent, who had basically seen it all and heard it all, was cynical and trusted nothing.

My wife is a big fan of George Oppen and I got into him.

I could have a career like his. It's not an alpha male situation, George Oppen. It's quiet. It's poetry.He just lived a life of an intellectual poet.

I describe in 'Chimpanzee Politics' how the alpha male needs broad support to reach the top spot. He needs some close allies and he needs many group members to be on his side.

So you're Zach." Townsend didn't even try to hide the judgement in his voice as he looked Zach up and down in some sort of silent but dangerous examination. Zach huffed but smiled. "so you're Townsend." The two of them stared for a long time, wordless. It felt like I was watching a documentary on the Nature Channel, something about alpha males in the wild.

...the most common cause of death among alpha males was ego.