105 Best Wolf Quotes Unleashed.

Here are the 105 Best Wolf Quotes, from love to motivation.

These quotes, stories, and sayings will guide, motivate, and empower you as you tap into the power of the lone wolf within yourself. From fierce determination to quiet contemplation, the lone wolf reminds us to trust our instincts and never back down from our goals.
So whether you’re a lone wolf by choice or by circumstance, let these words inspire you to embrace your inner alpha and become the leader of your pack.

Wolves are among the most amazing predators on the planet.
Their joy for life, pack mentality, and reverence for nature are truly inspiring.

Wolves are intensely devoted

Wolves are intensely devoted to their pack and must frequently rely on their intuition. These amazing creatures can teach us a thing or two.
They instill in us the ability to trust our thoughts and hearts while also maintaining control over our lives. Wolves are the epitome of teamwork; they understand that working together helps the entire pack.
Below is a collection of inspirational, intelligent, and thought-provoking wolf quotes, wolf sayings, and wolf proverbs that we’ve gathered throughout the years to help you connect with your instincts.

If you’re a lone wolf looking for motivation, we’ve compiled a compilation of the best leading-the-pack quotations and lone-wolf sayings right here!

Inspire and Motivate

These wolf quotes will not only inspire you but will also encourage you to be more than just a lone wolf; they will motivate you to be a pack leader. To help you become a better version of yourself, read these lone wolf quotes, wolf pack statements, wolf sayings, and inspirational wolf quotes.
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Best Wolf Quote.

The story of the Two Wolves is a popular legend of unknown origin, sometimes attributed to the Cherokee or Lenape people. This legend, also known as “Which one do you feed”, “Grandfather Tells”, “The Wolves Within”, and “Tale Of Two Wolves”

1. “Inside you lives two wolves, always fighting. One wolf is Love the other is Hate, and the one who wins will be the one you feed the most.”

Wolf Love Quotes
Wolf Love Quotes

Wolf Love Quotes.

For some reason love and danger go hand in hand, it may be the romance of taking care of danger together or the female pleasure, in thinking she is the only one who can calm down her bad boy. Nothing says bad boy like the wolf, so here you get wolf quotes on love.

2. “As wolves love lambs so lovers love their loves.” – Plato.

3. “Some girls are full of heartache and poetry and those are the kind of girls who try to save wolves instead of running away from them.” – Nikita Gill.

4. “A gentleman is simply a patient wolf.” – Lana Turner.

5. “A fox is a wolf who sends flowers.” – Ruth Brown.

6. “Those are the voices of my brothers, darling; I love the company of wolves.” – Angela Carter.

7. “When a wolf doesn’t want to do something, they look really cute.” – Michelle Paver.

8. “There is no better way to know us than as two wolves, come separately to a wood.” – Ted Hughes.

9. “In our society leaving the baby with Daddy is just one step above leaving the kids to be raised by wolves or apes.” – Al Roker.

10. “We both fell asleep wrapped up together with the wolves still lullaby-ing us in the background.” – April Genevieve Tucholke.

Inspiring quotes for motivation.

11. “She slept with wolves without fear, for the wolves knew a lion was among them.” – R.M. Drake.

12. “Throw me to the wolves and I will return, leading the pack.” – Seneca.

13. “Throw me to the wolves. I learn faster when I’m around wolves and sharks.” – Baron Davis.

14. “An intelligent wolf is better than a foolish lion.” – Matshona Dhliwayo.

15. “If you live among wolves, you have to act like a wolf.” – Nikita Khrushchev.

16. “The wolf on the hill is not as hungry as the wolf climbing the hill.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger.

17. “Leave the pain behind and let your life be your own again. There is a place where all time is now, and the choices are simple and always your own. Wolves have no kings.” – Robin Hobb.

Inner Alpha Lone Wolf
Inner Alpha Lone Wolf

Wolf And Sheep Quotes

18. “The wolf will never lose sleep, worrying about the feelings of sheep. But no one ever told the sheep, that they outnumber the wolves.” – Bray Wyatt

19. “Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.” – James Bovard.

20. “I am not a wolf in sheep’s clothing, I’m a wolf in wolf’s clothing.” – Ricky Gervais.

21. “It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be.” – Virgil

22. “Where there are sheep, the wolves are never very far away.” – Plautus

23. “In the calm, deep waters of the mind, the wolf waits.” – F.T. McKinstry

24. “A wolf is no less a wolf because he’s dressed in sheepskin and the devil is no less the devil because he’s dressed as an angel.” – Lecrae

25. “It is useless for the sheep to pass resolutions in favor of vegetarianism, while the wolf remains of a different opinion.” – William Inge.

26. “Majority rule only works if you’re also considering individual rights. Because you can’t have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper.” – Larry Flynt.

27. “Be yourself. If you’re not yourself, who are you?
But take advice; listen to people. If you’re not listening, you’re lost. You’re a sheep among wolves.” – Craig David.

wolf mentality quotes
wolf mentality quotes

4 Wolf Quotes by George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones) GRRM Quotes.

28. “Let me tell you something about wolves, child. When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies, but the pack survives. In winter, we must protect one another, keep each other warm, and share our strengths.” – George R. R. Martin

29. “A man might befriend a wolf, even break a wolf, but no man could truly tame a wolf.” – George R. R. Martin.

30. “That night the wind was howling almost like a wolf and there were some real wolves off to the west giving it lessons.” – George R. R. Martin.

Quotes by an Unknown Author.

31. “A wolf doesn’t concern himself with the opinions of sheep” – Unknown

32. “The lion may be more powerful but the wolf does not perform in the circus.” – Unknown

33. “Some people aren’t who they say they are, be cautious of the company you keep, a wolf in sheep’s clothing.” – Unknown.

wolf inspirational quotes
wolf inspirational quotes

34. “Some people aren’t who they say they are, be cautious of the company you keep, the wolf in sheep’s clothing.” – Unknown

French & German Wolf Proverbs.

35. “If you run from a wolf, you may run into a bear.” – Lithuanian Proverb

36. “When shepherds quarrel, the wolf has a winning game.” – German proverb

37. “If the wolf would cease his running, the people would cease their shouting.” – German Proverb.

38. “Make yourself a sheep and the wolf will eat you.” – German Proverb.

39. “If the wolf had stayed in the wood there would have been no hue and cry after him.” – German Proverb.

40. “Hunger drives the wolf out of the wood.” – German Proverb.

41. “It is madness for a sheep to talk of peace with a wolf.” – French Proverb.

42. “‘Tis a silly sheep that makes the wolf her confessor.” – French Proverb.

women who run with the wolves quotes
Women Who Run with the Wolves quotes

31 Women Who Run With The Wolves Quotes by Clarissa Pinkola Estes.

Clarissa Pinkola Estés’ book ‘Women Who Run With The Wolves: Myths And Stories Of The Wild Woman Archetype’ contains several women and wolf quotes. No one can truly tame a wolf, just as no one can truly tame a woman, according to Estés. Here you have 31 of the best wolf quotes.

43. “Although many things are good and nutritious for the soul, most fall into Wild Woman’s four basic food groups: time, belonging, passion, and sovereignty. Stock up.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

44. “A woman’s creative ability is her most valuable asset, for it gives outwardly and feeds her inwardly at every level: psychic, spiritual, mental, emotive, and economic… As we create, this wild and mysterious being is creating us in return, filling us with love.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

45. “Don’t waste your time hating a failure. Failure is a greater teacher than success. Listen, learn, go on.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

46. “At its root, creativity is not about success and not about failure. It’s not about knowing why, what, or even who. It’s a mystery. And it’s a spiritual place to live.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

47. “Bone by bone, hair by hair, Wild Woman comes back. Through night dreams, through events, half understood and half remembered…” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

Bone by Bone

48. “Go out in the woods, go out. If you don’t go out in the woods nothing will ever happen and your life will never begin.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

49. “Though her soul requires seeing, the culture around her requires sightlessness. Though her soul wishes to speak its truth, she is pressured to be silent.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

50. “The craft of questions, the craft of stories, the craft of the hands- all these are the making of something, and that something is the soul. Anytime we feed the soul, it guarantees an increase.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

51. “If you have yet to be called an incorrigible, defiant woman, don’t worry, there is still time.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

52. “There is no one a wildish woman loves better than a mate who can be her equal.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

53. “Women’s curiosity was given a negative connotation, whereas men were called investigative. Women were called nosy, whereas men were called inquiring. In reality, the trivialization of women’s curiosity so that it seems like nothing more than irksome snooping denies women’s insight, hunches, and intuitions.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

54. “That is, to be ourselves causes us to be exiled by many others, and yet to comply with what others want causes us to be exiled from ourselves.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

55. “Sometimes there are no words to help one’s courage. Sometimes you just have to jump.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

There is no one

56. “Failure is a greater teacher than success” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

57. “The only trust required is to know that when there is one ending there will be another beginning.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

58. “Many of us have lived desert lives: very small on the surface, and enormous under the ground.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

59. “When seeking guidance, don’t ever listen to the tiny-hearted. Be kind to them, heap them with blessing, cajole them, but do not follow their advice.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

60. “Our lack of loyalty and devotion is unloving, our state of separation from the soul is ugly, based on psychological warts, inadequacies, and childhood fancies.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

61. “To love a woman, the mate must also love her wildish nature.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

62. “Wild Woman teaches women when not to act nice about protecting their soulful lives.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

63. “The things that women reclaim are often their voice, their values, their imagination, their clairvoyance, their stories, their ancient memories. If we go for the deeper, and the darker, and the less known we will touch the bones.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

64. “A woman must be able to stand in the face of power because ultimately some part of that power will become hers.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

Even in the best of worlds

65. “Even in the best of worlds, the soul needs refurbishing from time to time.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

66. “We can see that for the deep work to continue, trying to prove one’s worth to the chorus of jealous hags is pointless.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

67. “I learned about the sacred art of self-decoration with the monarch butterflies perched atop my head, lightning bugs as my night jewelry, and emerald-green frogs as bracelets.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

68. “To be ourselves causes us to be exiled by many others and yet to comply with what others want causes us to be exiled from ourselves.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

69. “To be strong does not mean to sprout muscles and flex. It means meeting one’s luminosity without fleeing, actively living with the wild nature in one’s way. This means to be able to learn, to be able to stand what we know. It means to stand and live.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

70. “Our secret hunger for being loved is not beautiful. Our disuse and misuse of love are not beautiful.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

Wolf Quotes: love in its fullest

71. “Yet love in its fullest form is a series of deaths and rebirths. We let go of one phase, one aspect of love, and enter another. Passion dies and is brought back.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

72. “The best land to plant and grow something new again is rock bottom. In that sense, hitting rock bottom, although extremely painful, it is also the ground to sow new life on.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

73. “If we live as we breathe, taking and releasing, we cannot make mistakes.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run With The Wolves.

Wolf quotes alphabetically A – J

74. “We wear clothes, speak, and create civilizations, and believe we are more than wolves. But inside us, there is a word we cannot pronounce and that is who we are.” – Anthony Marra.

75. “The gaze of the wolf reaches into our soul.” – Barry Lopez

76. “Wolves go after a wounded deer, it is the nature of the beast.” – Barbara Delinsky.

77. “Like crying wolf, if you keep looking for sympathy as a justification for your actions, you will someday be left standing alone when you need help.” – Criss Jami.

78. “Crying wolf is a real danger.” – David Attenborough

79. “Man is to man either a god or a wolf.” – Desiderius Erasmus.

80. “The wolves in the uniform with the license to do that.” – Ehsan Sehgal.

81. “What’s that supposed to mean? A wolf’s head on a stick. Is big wolf barbecue tonight? Bring your own wolf?” – Eoin Colfer.

82. “There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.” – George Carlin.

In a wonderful world

83. “‘Wolf Hall’ attempts to duplicate not the historian’s chronology but the way memory works: in leaps, loops, flashes.” – Hilary Mantel.

84. “The Lord God had created all animals, and had chosen out the wolf to be his dog.” – Jacob Grimm

85. “As the wolves ran, drawing nearer to their prey.” – James E. Hyler II.

86. “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm, and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharlal Nehru.

87. “The wolves in the woods have sharp teeth and long claws, but it’s the wolf inside who will tear you apart.” – Jennifer Donnelly.

88. “The wolves knew when it was time to stop looking for what they’d lost, to focus instead on what was yet to come.” – Jodi Picoult.

I woke up one morning

89. “I woke up one morning thinking about wolves and realized that wolf packs function as families. Everyone has a role, and if you act within the parameters of your role, the whole pack succeeds, and when that falls apart, so does the pack.” – Jodi Picoult.

90. “Wolves and people were not natural enemies. The humans’ relationship with other animals established their rivalry with wolves.” – Jon T. Coleman.

91. “They say the wolf bestows its happy spirit to help people. Women who obtain this spirit become skilled in creative endeavors and experience a strengthening of the senses. I would like to think there is some truth to this in my own life.” – Judi Rideout

92. “The wolf that one hears, is worse than the orc that one fears.” – J R R Tolkien.

Wolf quotes alphabetically L – T

93. “The wolf’s clear, intelligent eyes brushed mine. The wolf is gentle-hearted. Not noble, not cowardly, just non-fighting.” – Lois Crisler

94. “Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.” – Lord Byron.

95. “Wolves fail to hide their integrity just like the way men fail to hide their animality.” – Munia Khan.

96. “The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.” – Sir Francis Bacon.

97. “The Canis Lupus, both wolf and man were meant to be a family with one another. We gain strength through our bond with each other.” – Quinn Loftis.

98. “Smiling is one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful.” – Rashida Jones.

99. “I think I’m still a lone wolf, internally. And I always will be.” – Rob Halford

The rabbit always loses

100. “The wolf may fight the bear but the rabbit always loses.” – Robert Jordan.

101. “It was just like Howlin’ Wolf. Once you arrive at the point that you understand it, the emotional factor is darker than some of the saddest blues stuff.” – Robert Quine.

102. “Wolves directly affect the entire ecosystem, not just moose populations, their main prey, because less moose equals more tree growth.” – Rolf Peterson.

103. “Wolves were everywhere. In politics, on thrones, and in beds. They cut their teeth on history and grew fat on war.” – Roshani Chokshi.

104. “The black wolf’s curse awakes every time that a full moon points in the middle of the sky.” – Pet Torres.

105. “Everyone knew there were wolves in the mountains, but they seldom came near the village – the modern wolves were the offspring of ancestors that had survived because they had learned that human meat had sharp edges.” – Terry Pratchett.

106. “The wolf is the arch-type of a raven, the beast of waste and desolation.” – Theodore Roosevelt.

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