50 Master Oogway Quotes: The Lesson of Life by The Tortoise Kung-fu Master

50 Master Oogway Quotes: The Lesson of Life by The Tortoise Kung-fu Master
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Tripboba.com - Kungfu Panda might be people's favorite movie because of the clumsiness and the heroic action of Po, a great panda who become The Dragon Warrior. But, the wisdom and deep quotes of this movie might interest your attention as well.

And if we talk about wisdom, Master Oogway is a character that precisely this category. As an elderly tortoise, his wisdom comes from his experiences after almost living to 1000 years as the Master who created Kung-fu. That's why all warriors of Jade Palace respect him, including Po, our hero.

Inside this article, Tripboba has collected Master Oogway quotes for you that can make you find a wave of peace in your life.

Master Oogway Quotes

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There are some Master Oogway quotes you might like.

  • “Monkey, you have shown me great skills but I also sense in you, great pain.”

  • “We knows the ways of the universe? Where and when a raindrop might fall? How strong the wind will blow? Is it all just an accident? Or could it be destiny?... Accident? Or destiny? Little does Po know that it was just such an accident that brought the Furious Five together all those years ago. This is the story of how the Five came to be.”

  • Oogway: “Stay. Use your skills for good, young warrior. Find the one thing that you were denied so long ago.”
    Monkey: “My pants?”
    Oogway: “Compassion.”
  • Oogway: “She wants to make you proud.”
    Shifu: “Well, maybe I could be proud if she was doing the correct form.”
    Oogway: “Your form”
    Shifu: “Is there another kind?”
    Oogway: “Shifu, an acorn can only become the might oak, not a cherry tree. You must let her grow into what she will be.”
  • Oogway: “Shifu, there is a matter of the utmost importance.”
    Shifu: “What could be more important than preparing for battle?”
    Oogway: “Food! Let's order in.”
  • “Who knows the ways of the universe? Accident? Or destiny? That is the secret.”

  • “My time has come. You must continue your journey... without me. You must... believe.”

  • “Awesome.”

  • “Inner peace... Inner peace... Itchy nose... Finally. Inner peace...”

  • Oogway: “Kai, old friend.”
    Kai: “Master Oogway.”
    Oogway: “Our battle ended five hundred years ago!”
    Kai: “Well, now I'm ready for a rematch.”
    Oogway: “Took you long enough!”
  • “When will you realise? The more you take, the less you have.”

  • “It was never my destiny to stop you. I have sent another on that path.”

  • “Long ago, I had a brother in arms. I was an ambitious young warrior leading a great army. Fighting by my side was Kai, my closest friend. One day, we were ambushed. I was badly wounded. My friend carried me for days looking for help, until we came to a secret village high in the mountains. An ancient place of healing. A village of pandas. Yes, pandas. Pandas who used the power of Chi to heal me. They taught me how to give Chi. But Kai wanted the power all to himself. He saw that what could be given could also be taken. I had to stop him. Our battle shook the Earth until finally, I banished Kai to the Spirit Realm. Should he ever return to the Mortal Realm, he can only be stopped by a true Master of Chi.”

Oogway Sayings

Oogway Sayings
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Check some of these Master Oogway quotes and sayings down here.

  • "I understand. You eat when you're upset."

  • I'm not dying you, idiot! I'm relaxing!

  • "The universe has brought us the Dragon Warrior!"

  • "You've grown stronger."

  • Shifu: “But a peach cannot defeat Tai Lung!”
    Oogway: “Maybe it can… If you are willing to guide it, to nurture it. To believe in it.” 
  • Oogway: “There are no accidents.”
    Shifu: “Yes, I know. You said that already… twice.”
    Oogway: “Well, that was no accident either.”
    Shifu: “…Thrice.”
  • Po: “No, Oogway, don't go!”
    Oogway: “I'm not going anywhere. I live here!”
    Po: “Oh, right.”
    Oogway: “It is you who must decide whether to stay or go.”
    Po: “Wait, I can go back?”
    Oogway: “Who knows? I've never tried.”
  • Oogway: “You've grown.”
    Po: “Yeah. Got to lay off the Panda buffet.”
    Oogway: “You've grown up. As I hoped you would when I sent the message to your father.”

Master Oogway Inspirational Quotes

Master Oogway Inspirational Quotes
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To inspire you, these are some of the Master Oogway quotes you need to read.

  • “It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.”

  • “There is always something more to learn. Even for a Master.”

  • “Nothing is impossible.”

  • "There's a saying: Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.”

  • “If you only do what you can do, you will never be more than you are now.”

  • Shifu: “So, nothing's wrong?”
    Oogway: “Well... I didn't say that”
  • Oogway: “The cleaner, the comedian, the dancer and even the little doctor. It was no accident that you found them.”
    Tigress: “I failed Shifu”
    Oogway: “Worse. You're failing yourself. No matter how much you try, you will never be Shifu. The question is... Can you be Tigress?”
  • Oogway: “My old friend, the panda will never fulfill his destiny, nor you yours, until you let go of the illusion of control.”
    Shifu: “Illusion?”
    Oogway: “Yes. Look at this tree, Shifu. I cannot make it blossom when it suits me, nor make it bear fruit before its time.”
    Shifu: “But there are things we can control! I can control when the fruit will fall! And I can control... where to plant the seed... hi-yah! This is no illusion, Master.”
    Oogway: “Ah, yes. But no matter what you do, that seed will grow to be a peach tree. You may wish for an apple, or an orange... but you will get a peach.”
  • "It is time."

  • "I see you have found the Sacred Peach Tree of Heavenly Wisdom!"

  • "No. You just need to believe."

  • "Ah, yes. But no matter what you do, that seed will grow to be a peach tree. You may wish for an apple or an orange, but you will get a peach."

  • "I fear they will all lose. Until they find a battle worth fighting."

Quote from Master Oogway

Quote from Master Oogway
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More of the Master Oogway quotes are here.

  • Pig Shopowner: “Ugh, who cares who wins? Those three are a disgrace to kung fu.”
    Oogway: “I think they will all lose, until they find a battle worth fighting.”
  • Oogway: “I know how you can all get what you want. Not just fame and fortune.”
    Thundering Rhino: “And how's that?”
    Oogwway: “By changing course. When the path you walk always leads back to yourself, you never get anywhere... Well, good night. We've got a big day tomorrow!”
  • Thundering Rhino: “Uh, excuse me! But how exactly does this help us get across?”
    Oogway: “It doesn't. It helps me. And by helping me, you help yourself.”
  • “It's so nice to see you've managed to take the most respected art form in China and use it to pursue nothing but fame.”

  • “Remember the path.”

  • “On the first day we met, I saw the future of Kung fu and the past. I saw the panda who could unite them both. That is why I chose you, Po. Both sides of the Ying and Yang. And my true successor.”

  • “Well done. I see you found a battle worth fighting for.”

  • “One often meets his destiny on the road he takes to avoid it.”

  • “Your mind is like this water, my friend. When it is agitated, it becomes difficult to see. But if you allow it to settle, the answer becomes clear.”

  • Shifu: “But who, who is worthy to be trusted with the secret to limitless power to become the dragon warrior?”
    Oogway: “... I don't know.”
  • “Now know this, old friend. Whomever I choose will not only bring peace to the Valley, but also to you.”

  • “There are no accidents.”

  • “Quit, don't quit. Noodles, don't noodles. You are too concerned with what was and what will be."

  • Shifu: “I have news, Master. It's very bad news.”
    Oogway: “There is just news. There is no good or bad.”
    Shifu: “Master, your vision. Your vision was right! Tai Lung has broken out of prison. He's on his way.”
    Oogway: “That is bad news... if you do not believe that the Dragon Warrior can stop him.”

These are all of Master Oogway quotes you can read provided by Tripboba. With all of these quotes, you might be enlightened by the wisdom of Master Oogway shows you the lesson of life.


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