quote by Conor McGregor

I am cocky in prediction, I am confident in preparation but I am always humble in victory or defeat.

— Conor McGregor

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Walk a single path, becoming neither cocky with victory nor broken with defeat, without forgetting caution when all is quiet or becoming frightened when danger threatens.

I'm not cocky, I'm confident. So when you tell me I'm the best it's a compliment

Fighter pilot is an attitude. It is cockiness. It is aggressiveness. It is self-confidence. It is a streak of rebelliousness, and it is competitiveness. But there's something else - there's a spark. There's a desire to be good. To do well; in the eyes of your peers, and in your own mind.

Walk a single path, become neither cocky with victory nor broken with defeat.

Some people like to call me cocky or arrogant, but I just think 'how dare you assume I should think less of myself'

A mother is neither cocky, nor proud, because she knows the school principal may call at any minute to report that her child had just driven a motorcycle through the gymnasium.

A mother is neither cocky, nor proud, because she knows the school principal may call at any minute to report that her child had just driven a motorcycle through the gymnasium.

Can I be cocky for a second? If I hit a home run 80 percent of the times, and you want to talk about the 20 times I miss swinging the bat, I’m okay with that.

I am America. I am the part you won't recognize. But get used to me. Black, confident, cocky; my name, not yours; my religion, not yours; my goals, my own; get used to me.

You know I need that cockiness, the self-belief, arrogance, swagger, whatever you want to call it, I need that on the golf course to bring the best out of myself. So you know once I leave the golf course, you know that all gets left there.

I got Moxie, I'm so damn foxy Industry try to block me like cops and paparazzi.

My fans are like my glasses. Without them I'd be blurry.

This is not to be cocky, but, I go over real well at Comic-Con.

I've done quite a few Comic-Cons, and I enjoy the hell out of them. They are so much fun, and so bizarre. I've done the FX Show in Florida, Wizard-World in Chicago, Comic-Con in San Diego, Wonder-Con in San Francisco, the Comic-Con in New York, and I've done them numerous times.

Interviewer: "What keeps you grounded?" Bieber: "Gravity.

" Interviewer: "What's up, Justin?" Bieber: "The sky, man."

I'm like really famous. I got a famous anus.

Everywhere I've been, I've been the best player.

I love being a leader, and I love being the best. I just want to get better. It's not about being cocky or selfish or anything like that. It's just how I am.

The American Marines have it [pride], and benefit from it.

They are tough, cocky, sure of themselves and their buddies. They can fight and they know it.

Education is the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.

I've been hated by many, wanted by plenty, disliked by some, but confronted by none.

When you think of the former high school football star, you think 6-foot-2, white, meathead as the model for that kind of character. Since I'm not 6-foot-2 or white, I just thought about what I could bring to it. I thought about Smash Williams from 'Friday Night Lights,' like the cocky quarterback, and played around with that.

Know what you're talking about.

Confidence, not cockiness. Knowing who you are is confidence. Cockiness is knowing who you are and pushing it down everyone's throat.

I'm a cocky sumb**itch. That's what makes me such a great player.

Early in my career I was accused of being overconfident and even cocky, but I really was confident that I had done the training and didn't see any other reason to say otherwise.

Haters are just confused admirers.

If I'm in ya starting five you will never need a sub and I'm never looking down, so I always know what's up.

It is easy for me to put on a show and be cocky.

.but to express oneself honestly not lying to oneself, now that my friend is very hard to do

I'm allergic to coming in second but I never sneeze.

It's wonderful to win, but don't get cocky about it!

My first date has been...mythologized as 'Bieber's Dating Disaster.' I took her to a buffet restaurant. Yes, I wore a white shirt. Yes, I got spaghetti.

[A difficult childhood gave me] a kind of cocky confidence.

... I could never have so little that I hadn't had less. It took away my fear.

Chris Ofili's suave, stippled, visually tricked-out paintings of the nineties, with their allover fields of shimmering dots and clumps of dung, are like cave paintings of modern life. They crackle with optical cockiness, love, and massive amounts of painterly mojo.

It's very dangerous to wave to people you don't know because what if they don't have hands? They'll think you're cocky.

Not to sound rude, but [acting] is stupid.

Everybody's like "How can you remain with a level head?". And I'm like "Why would I ever get cocky? I'm not saving anybody's life. There are doctors who save lives and firemen who run into burning buildings. I'm making movies. It's stupid."

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