Top 55 Knocks Quotes

We have collected the best Knocks Quotes by famous authors including Rachel Riley, Rita Coolidge, Mitt Romney, Nigel Lythgoe, William O’Neill and many others, we hope that among them you will find the right thought.

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Rachel Riley
Too often, the opportunity knocks, but by the time you push back the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarm, it’s too late.

Rita Coolidge
The president is the leader of the nation. The president brings people together, does the deals, does the trades, knocks the heads together. The president leads.

Mitt Romney
Certain formats should never be forgotten, ‘Blind Date’ for instance, because ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ is really ‘New Faces’ or ‘The Gong Show,’ whilst we’re basically ‘Opportunity Knocks.’

Nigel Lythgoe
I’ve had the school of hard knocks, and I’ve worked my way up to be the governor of this great state of Connecticut.

William O’Neill
Opportunity knocks for every man, but you have to give a woman a ring.

Mae West
Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.

Horace
I’m proud of our court. It knocks back a lot of the propaganda the Communists put out about the way America treats her Negroes.

Nat King Cole
You learn the most from life’s hardest knocks.

Conway Twitty
I listen to a lot of Tibetan music before I sleep. I’ll just type in ‘Tibetan meditation music’ on YouTube, and within 15 minutes, it knocks me out. I sleep like a baby.

Michelle Phan
A personality like Conor’s appeals to the Russian people a lot. He’s always ready to go, he knocks people out and he’s tough.

Artem Lobov
The games I enjoy most are the ones I finish exhausted, and with knocks, but having played.

Thiago Alcantara
I would say the more significant factor of my starting late is that I developed a sufficiently thick skin to be able to – just about – handle the knocks that a fledgling comedian takes.

Greg Davies
I kept going because I just love football. But you get to the point where you’re not getting the rewards or seeing any progression and that knocks your enthusiasm. That’s why I decided to come to Oxford.

Kemar Roofe
If Jimmy McGovern knocks and you are offered a part, you don’t say, ‘can I ease myself into it?’

John Bishop
I’m the kind of guy that if I go to a concert and hear something that knocks me out, I don’t want to be left out of that. I’m going to try to get into that, and I’m running back home to practice.

Roscoe Mitchell
The truth knocks on the door and you say, go away, I’m looking for the truth, and it goes away. Puzzling.

Robert M. Pirsig
You’ve got to think life can give you some bad knocks; no matter how hard you’re knocked, you’ve got to get up.

Eddie the Eagle
What I like best is a book that’s at least funny once in a while. What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn’t happen much, though.

J. D. Salinger
I used to go to auditions, mainly for talent competitions like ‘Opportunity Knocks.’

Debra Stephenson
Ali’s got a left, Ali’s got a right – when he knocks you down, you’ll sleep for the night; and when you lie on the floor and the ref counts to ten, hope and pray that you never meet me again.

Muhammad Ali
I don’t think there’s anything good that comes out of ‘Hard Knocks,’ but we’ll see.

John Dorsey
America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair.

Arnold J. Toynbee
Fear is an underrated emotion. And that’s why I think it’s very dangerous to try and cosset children from it. A healthy scare is as good as as a healthy laugh. In fact, they’re two sides of the same coin. There is a desire to shield from the knocks and bumps of reality.

Mark Gatiss
Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks.

D. H. Lawrence
It knocks me for a six when someone online asks me on a date.

Jenny Ryan
I think part of becoming a wonderful actor and part of defining your craft is defining yourself and being confident in yourself, so when the hard knocks come, and you don’t get a job for five years, and your ego is being kicked around, you can pull yourself out of it.

Annaleigh Ashford
In MMA, I believe that when a fighter knocks someone down, you have to finish him. It’s not boxing, where you have a ten count; you have to finish him.

Ken Shamrock
I’ve been to a few conventions, you know, when the tax man knocks at the door and the ‘Star Wars’ convention people say: ‘Do you want to come and sign some autographs?’

Ralph Brown
I really appreciate an actor who has paid their dues and who has learned hard knocks and has been rewarded in the end.

Enrico Colantoni
All the kids looked up to my father because he was known to be that dude who knocks people out.

John Singleton
I don’t feel sorry for myself, because I’m living my dream. Even when I was a little boy I used to stand in the playground and pretend I was on ‘Opportunity Knocks.’

John Barrowman
It ain’t about if he knocks a guy out. It’s about how he knocks a guy out. It’s the style, the improvisation.

Don King
People watch TV and think a two-foot putt is the greatest thing in the world when a guy knocks it in. But nobody is rushing you. You don’t have a center, you don’t have a holder. You don’t have 100,000 people screaming at you.

George Blanda
You just don’t know in life. Life knocks you about and pushes you over boundaries. But be ready. Do your homework; that’s all I can say.

Julie Andrews
Where do we enroll in Life 101? Where are the classes dealing with the loss of a job, the death of a loved one, the failure of a relationship? Unfortunately, those lessons are mostly learned through trial by fire and the school of hard knocks.

Les Brown
I pray on the principle that wine knocks the cork out of a bottle. There is an inward fermentation, and there must be a vent.

Henry Ward Beecher
When Arsenal knocks on any door, it’s difficult to say no. When it knocks on my door, this is my house and it makes it very difficult.

Mikel Arteta
I want to be careful when I’m breaking down matches because I don’t want to offend anybody or knock anybody’s work. It took me a long time to get where I was at, so I know how it feels when someone knocks on you.

Stone Cold Steve Austin
When Captain America knocks at your door, you answer.

Kari Skogland
It is a puzzling thing. The truth knocks on the door and you say, ‘Go away, I’m looking for the truth,’ and so it goes away. Puzzling.

Robert M. Pirsig
I’m not doing contemporary songs unless something comes along that really knocks my socks off.

Frankie Valli
When life knocks you down, keep getting up.

Malorie Blackman
As my father would have said, I went through the college of hard knocks.

Gloria Allred
When I did ‘Opportunity Knocks’ at 14, it was singing in other people’s voices. So I’m more comfortable doing that.

Debra Stephenson
‘Hard Knocks’ seems to have done for the self-serious NFL what the witch did for Rapunzel: persuaded it, somehow, to let its hair down.

Steve Rushin
It seems at times fate knocks on people’s door, and they are too afraid to pursue it.

Jillian Michaels
My work knocks people out; you’ve not seen the best of me yet.

Willard Wigan
When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool.

Chinua Achebe
Opportunity knocks, but doesn’t always answer to its name.

Mason Cooley
Actors need steely determination. It’s a tough profession with plenty of knocks along the way. You have to be very determined and never take ‘no’ for an answer.

Naomie Harris
Imagine this guy hits Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger and knocks him out. You hit Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger, he’ll beat the crap out of you.

Mickey Spillane
When a Mormon knocks, they say, ‘Can I teach you about Jesus Christ?’ And if you say no, they’ll say, ‘Then how can I be of service to you?’ So anybody who was smart would be like, ‘You can take out my trash and mow my lawn.’

Dan Reynolds
As good as NFL Films is at making players human, it’s even better at making players superhuman. No Hollywood studio has made movies that are more grand or gorgeous. Every meticulous shot of ‘Hard Knocks’ is a vision: every slow-motion spiral, every shaved head steaming like a Manhattan manhole cover.

Steve Rushin
Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.

Laurence J. Peter