70 Inspiring Eddie Hall Quotes [2022]

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Eddie Hall is an inspiring guy. If you’re curious what quotes he says or are looking for extra inspiration, you can find it here! We have rounded up some of the top Eddie Hall quotes to help you push through any workout or achieve any goal you may have!

70 Inspiring Eddie Hall Quotes

1. “I remember watching World’s Strongest Man as a kid, and I was just obsessed with it. At sort of five, six years old. Just watching these huge guys lift planes, pulls trains, lift stones – I was just mesmerized by it.” ― Eddie Hall

2. “It’s that great feeling, like the first man on the moon, the first man to run a mile in under four minutes. And now, I’m the first to deadlift half a ton. It’s history, and I’m very proud to be a part of it.”― Eddie Hall

3. “My life revolves around world’s strongest man. I want to be the world’s strongest man.” ― Eddie Hall

4. “After swimming, I have breakfast. I start with a big bowl of porridge – say, 100 grams of oats – then some cereal, five or so pieces of fruit, an oat bar, a liter of fruit juice, and a big bag of beef jerky.”― Eddie Hall

5. “For people that keep asking why I don’t compete at the World’s Strongest Man anymore, simple: I choose to live a healthier life now and enjoy the fruits of my labor.” ― Eddie Hall

6. “Yes, I’m doing damage to my body now. The human body isn’t designed to be this size.”― Eddie Hall

7. “Ya know self belief is seen as arrogant these days, but I say you have to be arrogant and have self belief else you’d never achieve anything. There’s a big difference between arrogance and confidence.”― Eddie Hall

8. “I’m not going to walk around at 28 stone until I’m 48. My plan is to win the World’s Strongest Man, walk away gracefully, and live a long life.” ― Eddie Hall

9. “I was slamming some weights on a leg press. And – I don’t know if I had a semi or what -but I trapped my d**k in between the plates and I ended getting five stitches.” ― Eddie Hall

10. “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day; this is where most people will make their first big mistake if they’re trying to lose weight.”― Eddie Hall

11. “I came out a different athlete, an all-rounder rather than just a static monster.” – Eddie Hall

12. “When I was ten years old, I would get up at 5 in the morning, cycle to the swimming baths, do an hour-and-a-half session, then cycle to school, do a day at school, then cycle back to the baths after.”― Eddie Hall

13. “Because fats are so calorie-dense – there are nine calories per gram of fat – at 400 grams of fat, you’re getting a lot of calories in. It’s so easy to digest fat, too. That was my fuel.” – Eddie Hall

14. “Sometimes I’ll have cheesecake – just anything that’s high calorie, because that’s what I need for the training.”― Eddie Hall

15. “The mental capacity to be the best, you’ve got to be mentally strong.” – Eddie Hall

16. “Coffee… The caffeine in your morning coffee stops an enzyme called amylase from working correctly, which is located in your mouth and gut, and breaks down starchy carbs.”― Eddie Hall

17. “I went away and all I trained for was the moving events, my static strength was so high, no one was even close, even now. And I just realized I’ve got to be able to move, I’ve got to be able to pull trucks, so that’s what I did.” – Eddie Hall

18. “I was expelled from school at 14, and whilst everyone else was studying for their GCSEs, I got a membership for that gym, and I just started lifting weights. So while everyone else was in school, I was in the gym sort of bulking up, and when I got to 17, I got a full time job.”― Eddie Hall

19. “I think it’s all about goal setting, the number one rule of goal setting is to be public – tell a friend, tell a family member, tell your fans, put it on social media, you know, because that sets it in stone.” – Eddie Hall

20. “I tend to wake up around 7, and I start the day with a protein shake.”― Eddie Hall

21. “Ever since I was a child I’ve dreamt of being the World’s Strongest Man, and to actually accomplish it is something else, it really is something else – total euphoria!” – Eddie Hall

22. “For the people that keep asking why I don’t compete at the World’s Strongest Man anymore, simple: I choose to live a healthier life now and enjoy the fruits of my labour.”― Eddie Hall

23. “The pressure on my body was surreal. I passed out after. I had nose bleeds. It’s not healthy doing something like that.” – Eddie Hall

24. “No event in strongman competitions lasts longer than 40 seconds, so by swimming in fast bursts, my body is conditioned for the level of speed and power it needs.”― Eddie Hall

25. They’re all hard, you know, they’re all, you know, amazing feats of strength world records.” – Eddie Hall

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26. “My workouts are based on very heavy, fast movements using weights, the science behind it being that the faster you move a weight, the more fast twitch fibres you rip and then repair.” ― Eddie Hall

27. “The worst injury I’ve ever had in my personal life is trapping my own d**k between two metal plates.” – Eddie Hall

28. “And then I made the commitment to become The World’s, Strongest Man. I said out loud, put it on social media, told my friends and family. And again people laughed. That added small fuel to the fire for me and ten years later to the day I won The World Strongest Man.” – Eddie Hall

29. “It’s probably every man’s alpha male dream to become the World’s Strongest Man and if you don’t want that, then you’re lying to yourself.” – Eddie Hall

30. “I think one of the hardest was by a guy called Paul Anderson. He was renowned for lifting up 19 people in a carousel lift with his legs. So, we replicated that and I cracked my back. It was pretty hard to walk for a couple of days after that.” – Eddie Hall

31. “I did something that was said to be impossible. Don’t ever put a limit on what I can do, because I will prove you wrong every single time.” – Eddie Hall

32. “I’ve won it at a time when it’s at its best, the competition is rife, you’ve got giants like Brian Shaw, Hafthor Bjornsson, both of them 6ft 9′, 6ft 10′ and then you’ve got little old me who’s 6ft 3′, so you know, it’s definitely a nice time to win the World’s Strongest Man, because there are some absolute freaky huge guys out there.” – Eddie Hall

33. “I needed that title in my life and I’d do anything to achieve it. Absolutely anything.” – Eddie Hall

34. “We all want to be that number one.” – Eddie Hall

35. “I was slamming some weights on a leg press. And – I don’t know if I had a semi or what, but I trapped my d**k between the plates and I ended up getting five stitches.” – Eddie Hall

36. “During the actual show, we were actually pretty lucky. We filmed seven episodes. And you know, that basically means at least seven world records were attempted or broken. And we’re very lucky, you know, other than the odd pulled back or, strained bicep I think we did pretty well. No one got seriously, hurt.” – Eddie Hall

37. “We take the piss out of each other. I’ve brought them to live with the British banter… I enjoyed it being the bad British guy of the show.” -Eddie Hall

38. “I taught myself how to lift weights, I did my own nutrition, I did my own coaching. It’s a one-man band, you’ve just got to get on with things.” – Eddie Hall

39. “The swimming helped me move over to the strongman, I had these huge lungs, a huge heart, it gave me the dedication, you know.” – Eddie Hall

40. “I remember saying to my Mum and Dad that I’m going to be the world strongest one day. Everyone just burst out laughing.” – Eddie Hall

41. “To be able to swim for twenty hours a week, to stare at the bottom of a swimming pool, you’ve got to be disciplined, but I used that discipline and moved it over to the strongman and you need it, it’s not just lifting weights, it’s the diet, it’s the recovery, it’s everything, you want to get everything right if you want to be number 1.” – Eddie Hall

42. “Strongman Problems 101… can’t get people strong enough in the gym to pass you the 100kg dumbbells.” – Eddie Hall

43. “When people say that something can’t be done, there’s no better feeling than proving someone wrong and when you’ve got so many people to prove wrong there’s so much glory in it.” – Eddie Hall

44. “Maximus is really getting the hang of lifting weights and he’s really enjoying it, above all, the time I’m spending with my son is the best thing for me.” – Eddie Hall

45. “No, well Hafthor decided he’d been hard done to for some reason, he claimed some trickery of some sort but at the end of the day he got beat fair and square in a strongman competition and he couldn’t take it.” – Eddie Hall

46. “I was thinking about giving up… but then I remembered who’s watching.” – Eddie Hall

47. “You have to be a 100 percent selfish, nothing else matters apart from yourself when you’re training to be number 1 in the world.” – Eddie Hall

48. “Swimming against current is completely different to normal swimming but I really like it.” – Eddie Hall

49. “I’ve trained that hard I’ve made myself ill, I’ve caught meningitis, septicemia, so there’s a dangerous side to the sport where you wear yourself down, you burn the candle at both ends.” – Eddie Hall

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50. “It’s amazing what the human body can do!” – Eddie Hall

51. “I went away and I trained – I pulled trucks, I flipped tires, I lifted atlas stones, I ran with weights, I trained my arse off and the results speak for themselves.” – Eddie Hall

52. “You don’t unleash your inner beast in one workout.⁠ It’s a process.⁠ An evolution if you like.⁠ One where you go from where you’re at right now…To evolving week by week into a dominant, apex lifter and athlete who’s capable of increasingly ridiculous feats of strength.⁠” – Eddie Hall

53. “Well I was a National Champion swimmer when I was a kid, I mean from age five I trained 15 – 20 hours a week, so I’ve always been fitter, stronger, more mobile than anyone else around me and I think that’s stuck with me.” – Eddie Hall

54. “I spent decades forging the kind of strength and athleticism to compete with the strongest people on the planet.⁠” – Eddie Hall

55. “When I was five years old, I remember watching The World Strongest Man with my parents in the front living room.” – Eddie Hall

56. “The moment you realize your wife is always right, even when she’s wrong.” – Eddie Hall

57. “When I was working a full-time job, seventy hours a week with security work as well and training twenty hours a week – I was doing a hundred hours a week at work and training, but I had to do it to get to where I was, I had to do it!” – Eddie Hall

58. “Sometimes in life you need nemeses to motivate you! They can fuel your desire to compete and make you push yourself further than you thought you could ever go, whether it’s a person or a thing.” – Eddie Hall

59. “I think the swimming set me up for life, I really do. I think it gave me the tools, it gave me the lung capacity, it gave me the heart function, but most of all it taught me discipline because in strongman there are no coaches, there’s no one telling what to do, what to eat.” – Eddie Hall

60. “Whatever journey I’m on, lifting weights is my therapy and I will always be forever thankful the gift of the lift.” – Eddie Hall

61. “If there’s one role that was made for me, it’d be Henry VIII, definitely. He’s a big powerful man very demanding. Though obviously having six wives which I’m not too keen on, to be honest.” – Eddie Hall

62. “No one’s going to do the work for you. Get it done and enjoy the journey.” – Eddie Hall

63. “I’ve incorporated ice therapy into my regime since 2015 and couldn’t live without it, not just for the physical aspects of it’ but more so the mental. Try a cold shower for 1 minute in the morning and see how your day goes and then try to build up a little each day until you get to 3-5 minutes.” – Eddie Hall

64. “A little reminder for everyone out there to keep pushing forwards, never give up.” – Eddie Hall

65. “Mondays set the tone for me! Nothing better than smashing some iron to start the week right.” – Eddie Hall

66. “Fight or Flight? I choose fight every time. Reflecting on how far I’ve come – from taking on one of the biggest men on the planet to how this experience has pushed me even more and why I’m still not giving up. The only thing after a mountain is another mountain. It’s all about the next challenge.” – Eddie Hall

67. “Start bettering yourself today, ready for what tomorrow brings.” – Eddie Hall

68. “It’s been well recorded that world champions and gold medalists can suffer bad depression after they achieve their lifelong dream…. I’m sad to admit that after I won World’s Strongest Man 2017 I felt suicidal for months afterwards… it wasn’t from the downfall though…. As there was actually never an up!!! It was completely diminished by a certain person and it’s something I’ve just had to deal with on my own.” – Eddie Hall

69. “There’s no doubt I work harder than any man on this planet.” – Eddie Hall

70. “My greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say isn’t possible.” – Eddie Hall

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