Top 101 Rope Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Rope Quotes from famous people such as Kevin O’Leary, Willard Wigan, Sloane Crosley, Owen Hart, Big Show, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I have met many entrepreneurs who have the passion and

I have met many entrepreneurs who have the passion and even the work ethic to succeed – but who are so obsessed with an idea that they don’t see its obvious flaws. Think about that. If you can’t even acknowledge your failures, how can you cut the rope and move on?
Kevin O’Leary
At home, when the heating pipes made noises, I imagined a tiny person was in there skipping with a rope. The fantasy world of tiny things became my escape.
Willard Wigan
Ah, the power of two. There’s nothing quite like it. Especially when it comes to paying utility bills, parenting, cooking elaborate meals, purchasing a grown-up bed, jumping rope and lifting heavy machinery. The world favours pairs. Who wants to waste the wood building an ark for singletons?
Sloane Crosley
All I had to do was go out and perform. One of the hardest things was doing those back flips, where you had to jump up and land on the top rope. It’s precision movement.
Owen Hart
Arn Anderson – I loved ‘The Enforcer’ Arn. He cut the best promos. He always looked cool because he had that Polo with the rope chain, the rose-colored glasses, and that mean beard.
Big Show
I am constantly working out-circuit training, jumping rope, and stair-stepping, and sticking to 1200 calories a day. It can’t be something that you’re doing to lose weight, and then once you do, you’re done. I do it every day of my life.
LeAnn Rimes
Don’t ever rope me in as a late-night talk show host. I don’t want to be one.
Craig Ferguson
For a good workout, I go to At One Fitness in North Hollywood, where my trainer, Jon Allsop, puts me through it all. I like it because it’s a small gym and I’ve known the people for a long time. Jon will have me do cross-training where I’ll lift weights, jump rope, throw around a medicine ball and I never get to stop.
Tim DeKay
The skyline in Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Rope’ is made up: no, you don’t get the Waldorf and the Chrysler and the Empire State buildings and a dozen other magnificent structures in one window.
Bill Buford
One of the great things about cricket, and certainly something that I found helpful, was that as soon as you step over the boundary rope you can switch off everything that is happening off the field and focus solely on what is happening out on the pitch.
Glenn McGrath
The first two days that I rode a horse, I had someone controlling it with a rope around its neck.
Abhimanyu Singh
I needed more knowledge in rigging and knotting. I started collecting books on knots and really learning more and more. That’s how it started. And also in magic, of course. With a piece of rope, you can do magic.
Philippe Petit
Seven years ago, when I started free soloing long, hard routes in Yosemite – climbing without a rope, gear or a partner – I did it because it seemed like the purest, most elegant way to scale big walls. Climbing, especially soloing, felt like a grand adventure, but I never dreamed it could be a profession.
Alex Honnold
Free soloing is just the most natural way man can climb. It’s just using your hands and feet without any use of protection or rope to ascend.
Dean Potter
When you’re at the end of your rope, all you have to do is make one foot move out in front of the other. Just take the next step. That’s all there is to it.
Samuel Fuller
My Latin education teaches me that religion comes from religio, which means, ‘to bind.’ To bind with rope. And that’s all it means. So whenever I hear somebody go, ‘I feel so religious right now!’ I’m like, ‘Well, you’re tying yourself up in knots, are you?’
James Callis
The political, the economic, the social are tied together like the strands of a rope. The social and economic, if they are firm, tend to strengthen the other.
Paul Kagame
Sex at age 90 is like trying to shoot pool with a rope.
George Burns
I try and run for at least 15 minutes daily or jump rope.
Neha Sharma
You don’t need a rope to pinch a stranger’s butt.
Phil McGraw
A person needs a little madness, or else they never dare cut the rope and be free.
Nikos Kazantzakis
My agent knows what I’m looking for. And I’m also looking for a new agent, too, so I’m putting it out there. Again, I’m not going to turn down every role, because there is no bad role, really. It’s all what you bring to the role, but that traditional, ‘Stand here and open a rope,’ I’m not doing it.
Grizz Chapman
We learn the rope of life by untying its knots.
Jean Toomer
Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man.
Nikita Khrushchev
A jump rope is cheap, it’s portable, and you can do it anywhere.
David Kirsch
I am not someone who does a lot of exercise, so I attempt to maintain some sort of rhythm, and I think the jump rope is the funnest way. It’s easy, you can do it in your room or anywhere.
Bad Bunny
Sometimes a poem should just be about a girl jumping rope. It doesn’t have to be something that is imbued with more despair.
Clint Smith
People can connect in different ways. If you do a rope course with someone you otherwise wouldn’t meet and you share this incredible challenge, then you have perhaps formed a bond that could last forever.
Miguel McKelvey
The moonsault – I climb to the top rope and back flip onto my opponent. It’s very effective but can be risky if my opponent moves out of the way.
Eve Torres
‘The Fugitive Kind,’ ‘Rope,’ ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ – I watched all these as a way of reminding myself that you can do a movie based on a play. You can do a movie that stays in one place for a long stretch.
Laurence Fishburne
I was a troubled teen and I was constantly looking for someone to throw me a rope. Those ropes are connections. They allow us to see that life exists beyond the little worlds we are currently a part of.
Lauren Oliver
I have got pictures all around the rooms I sit in. I ha

I have got pictures all around the rooms I sit in. I have got a very mad picture of a dog standing on a black thing on a piece of rope. It was drawn and painted by a Romanian poet who was under house arrest, and it is terrific.
Jennifer Johnston
When I saw Wonder Woman being constantly put in positions where she’d get tied up with her own rope, or held hostage, even as a kid, my reaction was ‘C’mon, she’s too smart for that.’
J. Michael Straczynski
We don’t have one of those houses where there’s a rope that separates the kids’ area from the adult area. There’s a happy medium. It’s all about fabric choices, accessories.
Candice Olson
I like doing weights and cardio and some jump rope.
Stella Maxwell
Can you imagine the first time they figured out how to mechanically raise somebody up through the stage and make them appear, or drop them down on a rope or a wire? It blew everybody’s minds, I’m sure.
Ron Howard
We used to tie a skipping rope to a pitchfork and try to spear big carp. We never got one. My kids love that story, very ‘Lord of the Flies.’
Gord Downie
I never get into local politics and believe in giving a long rope to people.
Kirron Kher
I could totally see myself limping down the aisle when I’m 60, jumping off the top rope and breaking my hip. I could be a hilarious geriatric wrestler.
Dean Ambrose
I remember when we were having cage matches and Superfly Snuka was the first to do this – both of us were doing dives off the top rope – but at MSG he did off the top of the cage onto Don Muraco.
Ricky Steamboat
I’ve been working with a holistic specialist, trying to bring my body into balance, and part of making that happen is putting my mom’s death into a healthier perspective. I really need to let her go, let her go into the infinite. I can’t keep hanging onto this rope that connects us.
Corbin Bernsen
In the first rule of politics, you know, Harry Truman, the buck stops here. Take responsibility. What I’ve learned over the years is that people will give people in politics a lot of rope if they just take responsibility.
Susan Estrich
I don’t really believe in ‘directions’ in art; the rope twists as you follow it, that’s all.
Graham Nelson
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
When I was a kid, we played a jump rope game called double Dutch – where you had to jump over two ropes swinging in opposite directions. Picking just the right moment to jump in was a practiced art form.
Chris Gardner
Let’s say your child spills his or her milk, and it’s the only milk you have left, and it seems you’re at the end of your rope, just remember: that milk is already spilled. There is no sense in making a sad situation more stressful.
Jen Lilley
Well, I thought to myself if Rey Mysterio could do it, why can I do it? So I always took up his style, even as far as hitting the second rope.
Zelina Vega
I was doing a show in L.A. called ‘Celebrity Autobiography,’ where celebrities read excerpts from other celebrities’ books and hang themselves with their own rope.
Scott Adsit
I like to give my daughter some rope and let her make her own decisions.
Jason Bateman
Everyone wants to get behind the red rope, but actually: be yourself, don’t believe what you see, don’t believe all this marketing.
Daphne Guinness
His hands would plait the priest’s guts, if he had no rope, to strangle kings.
Denis Diderot
It was as helpful as throwing a drowning man both ends of the rope.
Arthur Baer
If I have a jump rope and a resistance band, I can work out anywhere. Even without a jump rope. If you do 200 jumping jacks, then drop and do some crunches, and then do some squats, you’re good.
Jurnee Smollett-Bell
The magnificent cosmos is a palace that has the sun and the moon as its lamps and the stars as its candles; time is like a rope or ribbon hung within it, on to which the Glorious Creator each year threads a new world.
Said Nursi
You only get one chance to make the first impression. And I made the biggest first impression ever by throwing the Big Show over the top rope.
A book is like a piece of rope; it takes on meaning only in connection with the things it holds together.
Norman Cousins