Top 66 Macho Quotes

Here we have the best Macho Quotes from famous authors such as James Blunt, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr., Salma Hayek, Paul Millsap, Lawrence Jackson. Find the perfect quotation from our collection.

To call me gay is a compliment. Also, if I'd been macho
To call me gay is a compliment. Also, if I’d been macho, I’d just have had an audience full of men.

You know how macho boys get when they’re all together? Well, the set of ‘Desperado’ was like that. They were all trying to put me down, saying, ‘Bring on the stuntwoman, Salma can’t do that.’ But I did everything.

I like to get down there and get physical. I like to get down there and try to show my strength, try to be a macho man.

Many sports, not just football, have kind of the macho meathead mentality where innovation is almost frowned upon.

Lawrence Jackson
I went to a quite macho art school in the 1970s, and while everyone was making hulking big sculptures, I was making things out of bits of paper.

When I was a little kid, I used to watch with my brother when there was Macho Man and Hulk Hogan. But then I fell out of it for a few years.

I agree that it’s a macho world, metal, but it’s also a very, very social world, where people are loving music in respect for one another, female or male.

Surrounded by soy boys and pallid milquetoasts, left-wing women often secretly hanker for a Neanderthal macho man in their life.

Before I found out what poker really was I had this picture in my mind of men smoking cigars and having all these chips and like going all macho and crazy. I don’t think there’s been that much done in the mainstream community to change that perspective.

I actually struggled through teaching myself to cook because I’m completely ignorant in the kitchen. So I did really macho things like trying to make my own curry. Really hardcore stuff.

I prefer a great novel, but many novels come with a bunch of novel-y writerliness that feels sort of macho to me, so I do end up reading lots of shorter things.

A guy is a lump like a doughnut. So, first you gotta get rid of all the stuff his mom did to him. And then you gotta get rid of all that macho crap that they pick up from beer commercials. And then there’s my personal favorite, the male ego.

As much as the glasses, it’s the Englishness and the gangliness. The apparent lack of muscularity… they indicate I’m not a macho man.

I’m not macho, I’m not a Mel Gibson sort of person.

I knew Randy right from day one when he started wrestling. I helped him put together that image of the Macho Man. He had a way about him. He grabbed your attention through his voice. That allowed him to present himself as a type of a character.

Harley Race
If I was Sean Connery, I would have been macho.

As blue chips turn into penny stocks, Wall Street seems less like a symbol of America’s macho capitalism and more like that famous Jane Austen character Mrs. Bennet, a flibbertigibbet always anxious about getting richer and her ‘poor nerves.’

I’m macho because when I get in the ring, I attack.

When you’re a man you try and be macho.

I come from a country whose idea of masculinity is quite extreme, and I’ve grown up around a lot of that energy. I’ve been part of that a lot. And it’s very draining; it’s quite tiring trying to be macho.

I grew up in such a macho family. I had a former Green Beret for a dad, a mom who‘s really rough-and-tumble, and three very macho brothers.

The time for invisible boundaries that guard the ‘purity‘ of gaming as a niche subculture is over. The violent macho power fantasy will no longer define what gaming is all about.

I’m not a macho guy. I’m very soft-spoken on the set. But I’m not really intimidated by the process of making movies.

Michael Lehmann
My work is not about paint. It’s about paint at the service of something else. It is not about gooey, chest-beating, macho ’50s abstraction that allows paint to sit up on the surface as subject matter about paint.

Whenever I say I made a record in the garage, people just assume that I have, like, a Lear jet parked in there or something. But really there’s old luggage, a couple of bikes. It’s big enough to put one minivan in. That’s it. No dartboard. I’m so not macho.

By definition, gay is smart. I see plenty of macho heterosexual idiots, but nine times out of 10 you can have a great conversation if you find a gay guy.

It was quite a macho world I grew up in, but it was always cheeky and funny, and the women were the ones in the background that were really in control.

The three actors I admire the most are all dead. Humphrey Bogart, Spencer Tracy and the French actor, Jean Gabin. They’re all very natural, sort of masculine without being overly macho.

Some boys accepted me, some didn’t. And my family had comments made to them. Brazil is still a very macho society, and sports are mainly for boys, so people would say to them: ‘What is this girl doing? Why is she always out there in the soccer games with the boys?’

I’m so not macho. It’s crazy. My man cave is so not a man cave.

Tapping into a more masculine, macho culture, I got in touch with my femininity, but differently. Macho culture is also pride of the body and showing it off – a relationship to theatricality, to construction. It’s about owning your narrative again.

Steve was every woman’s fantasy: macho but not a jerk, sensitive but not a wuss.

Bumble gives men a chance to take a step back and not be the macho aggressor that they may not want to be but were socialized to be. We think it makes for a better and more peaceful environment for everyone.

For years, the feminists thought of me as an army sergeant. I was too macho for them.

Lina Wertmuller
When my nephew was 3 and 4, he would say the most genius things. He said, You’re hammer macho with FBI dogs. I thought it was just one of those great lines.

My father was a fun-loving person, not the evil, sadistic, macho, woman-hating guy that comes through in some of the biographies.

I despise stereotypes. A gay man can be a macho athlete, or he can be an interior designer or any career in between.

I don’t like being called ‘macho.’ Macho basically means stupid and a real Italian man is not macho, he’s smart. That’s smart in both senses: elegant and clever.

My dream mixed-tag match has always been against the ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage and Miss Elizabeth.

I’ve been fortunate. I’ve worked in a lot of things where I had those kinds of experiences with actors who were perceived as very macho guys, everybody from Lee Marvin to Charlie Bronson to Harrison Ford to Robert Shaw.

Carl Weathers
As soon as you step into the water, you are part of the food chain; you’re part of the wilderness. That’s why I like solo sailing. You can be macho, but at least you can be macho on your own.

Charles Ray
I don’t like to play the macho card, but I grew up in a working-class family and a working-class culture.

La Mancha is a very macho, chauvinistic society. I saw very clearly that my life had to be in Madrid, and I liberated myself from my mum and dad after high school.

Many of my favorite survivors in fiction show that it may not be the most muscled, macho or mighty people who pull through. A strong mind and body aren’t always enough. You might also need a resilient heart.

I’ve always had very macho taste in movies.

I’m not a very macho guy.

As for personality, without a doubt, my favorite of all time is Macho Man Randy Savage.

Macho does not prove mucho.

Trying to erase 53 years of being a macho aggressive guy to trying to be a woman, and this is greatest challenge of my life.

All girls like guys who are tough. Obviously, riding a motorcycle – I don’t want to say that there’s a bad boy quality – but there’s definitely a tough and macho thing about a guy who rides a motorcycles and that element of danger. That’s really sexy.

My inspirations were ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage and Andre the Giant. It was easy to understand their character.

When I see these guys write all this macho stuff I want to smash their heads.

John Turturro
I had some great matches with ‘Macho Man,’ but the one at Halloween Havoc in 1997 was intense, and Havoc was the perfect venue for a Last Man Standing Match.

I very much admired Lancaster. George Clooney reminds me of him today. Not all the macho, swinging around that Burt used to do, but the courage. You know where you stand with men like that.

As an actor, it’s fun to play guys who aren’t just locked into a male pattern, but a lot of guys you’re asked to play are fairly macho and have a certain rigid standard they’re living by.

Fred Ward
Apart from a small minority, teenage boys fall into three distinct categories: macho, metro, or just plain muddled.

I love playing the macho guy who looks like an idiot.

Art is based on emotion, but being macho is based on ego; the wall protecting that emotion.

I’m not trying to be macho, I promise you.

My uncle inspired me, and it was because of him that I become a wrestler, but besides him, the one Superstar that really caught my attention growing up as a kid was ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage.

With rare exceptions, Hollywood typically casts Spec Ops guys as macho, swaggering strongmen. As usual, Hollywood’s got it wrong.

When I was growing up, I was a big Ultimate Warrior fan; I liked Macho Man Randy Savage and a lot of other bad dudes.

I wouldn’t want to lose out on my macho action movie just because I told people I was queer.

My mother was a fine woman. But it couldn’t have worked. Dad was such a macho guy and she was eight years older and becoming matronly.

Unfortunately we – and I’m speaking not for Latin America but for Mexico because that’s where I come from – we still, I think, are a little bit macho. Not that we only live in a macho world, but we also think as a macho world; even the women, you know? The women in Mexico, because that’s the way we were raised.