Inspiration can come at us from many angles.
Some of us find inspiration from books.
Others find it from beauty or nature.
Some of us, though, find it from other remarkable human beings.
Today we’re looking at inspirational CT Fletcher quotes and his top bodybuilding quotes, so no prizes for guessing whom we’re looking at today.
Yes, we’re looking at the ageless, amazing, motivational, and hugely inspirational CT Fletcher.
CT Fletcher is a remarkable human being, and once you know his story, you’ll know why that is.
He also happens to be one of the strongest, most jacked and intense bodybuilders in the industry.
Here’s more about CT.
Table Of Contents
CT Fletcher is bodybuilding, powerlifter, businessman, trainer, actor, gym owner, YouTuber, entrepreneur, and all-around likable character that needs no introduction in the fitness industry.
CT Fletcher is hugely respected in the world of health and fitness, especially by bodybuilders, powerlifters, strongmen, and strength athletes in general.
He is a man that has overcome countless odds time and time again, and who continues to defy the laws of aging.
CT is renowned for his no BS approach to training, and his workouts are the stuff of legend.
CT has held numerous powerlifting records, including those for bench press, and strict curl.
To say that CT Fletcher had a tough upbringing would be the understatement of the century.
CT Fletcher had one of the most troubled upbringings that we’ve heard of, yet it was this that helped shape him into the champion he would go onto becoming.
Born in 1959, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, his mother was a teen when she gave birth, and his father was a veteran of the Korean war.
When he was one, he moved to Compton, which had a reputation for being violent and impoverished.
His father was very religious and began preaching, even buying his own church.
His father, despite being a man of God, was abusive and incredibly strict and would get violent towards his children.
CT would go on to join the army at 18, before getting involved with weight training in the 1980s.
After lifting weights and falling in love with bodybuilding and powerlifting, CT’s life turned a corner.
The training was his passion and he would go on to enter amateur bodybuilding contests and win, before getting into powerlifting.
He was a strong MF’er and went on to set world records for the bench press, as well as for strict curl – which he set three times.
In his quest to get bigger, CT ate copious amounts of junk and suffered multiple health scares.
He underwent heart surgery and began focussing on training others CT opened a gym, began training athletes, bodybuilders, pro wrestlers, and celebs, and became a YouTube sensation.
Despite recent health issues, CT is recovering once again and is slowly getting back to the beast he once was, and now he is following a plant-based diet lifestyle.
Want to get an insight into the mindset of CT Fletcher?
Just check out these inspirational CT Fletcher quotes.
“Everything I went through, every beating I got, every broken bone, every time I was rushed to the emergency room, every single struggle is what made it all worth it.” - CT Fletcher
“One last chance and I will show you. I will still roll and no matter what you do to me, I will show you that I am still a lion and that I am a king.” - CT Fletcher
“F*ck average, you are a champion!” - CT Fletcher
“Greatness, in any field, cannot be achieved without obsession.” - CT Fletcher
“Never accept the limitations of someone else!” - CT Fletcher
“I don’t know how many more reps. I’m gonna do this till I can’t do it no more!” - CT Fletcher
“Decide for yourself what your limitation is.” - CT Fletcher
“You have no excuses. So, no matter what – if your nose bleeds, if the kids are crying, if you don’t feel like it, if your back hurts, if you’ve got aches and pains…. It’s still your mother*cking set. Get it done!” - CT Fletcher
“Live an extraordinary life. Don’t settle for an ordinary life. Its easy to be ordinary. Anybody can do that.” - CT Fletcher
“You have to start, with the belief, that you can do something.” - CT Fletcher
“You may fight me every step of the way, you may hurt, you may ache, but resistance is futile!” - CT Fletcher
“I don’t wanna be one of the masses, that’s why I’m here in the gym.” - CT Fletcher
“May I have more please? May I have more pain? May I have more torture? Because I know this shit is gonna make me grow!” - CT Fletcher
“I ‘am gonna do this until it grows dirty in my mind.” - CT Fletcher
“You must become obsessed with obtaining what you are trying to het, you have to be obsessed with it.” - CT Fletcher
“Some go big, I went enormous. Some set goals, I set milestones! Some climb hills, I climbed mountains! Some want growth, I command growth. Some said it was over, I said f*ck you!” - CT Fletcher
“History never remembers the haters.” - CT Fletcher
“If you don’t have the mental capacity to be that obsessed about what you’re trying to get… then mother***er you ain’t never gonna have it.” - CT Fletcher
“You may have been born with more genetic prowess than I have, but you cannot out determine me. You can’t out will me, you can out want me. You can’t out desire me.” - CT Fletcher
“Anytime that you put your best effort, that you give everything you can possibly give, there is satisfaction there that you did everything you could to become your best.” - CT Fletcher
“Pain is necessary… Embrace the pain!” - CT Fletcher
“Don’t look for an easy way out. Nobody wants to work hard these days. The 20 minute abs, the 10 minute this, the 10 minute that. F*ck that! Come to the gym, work your ass off. Earn it!” - CT Fletcher
“Have you ever tried to do something and when you got home quietly in your room, you knew that you had that much more that you coulda gave? If you held up because you were embarrassed, then you knew in your heart you did not give everything that you had.” - CT Fletcher
“Its impossible. I've heard that so many times. It’s always impossible until some crazy SOB has the audacity to believe that no matter what the expert or the doctors says, I can do that sh*t’’’ - CT Fletcher
“This is my life. And, I choose to live it the way I want to live it. Nobody is going to tell me how I should live it.” - CT Fletcher
“Sometimes if you get a little too high, if you get a little too full of yourself, you must be brought down. You will be taught a lesson.” - CT Fletcher
“F*ck average- beast or bitch – it’s your choice!” - CT Fletcher
“Find your magnificent obsession, whatever it is, and let nothing or no-one tell you that you can’t do it. Tell them to sit back and watch you do it.” - CT Fletcher
“The doctors told me before my last competition that if I go out there, I could die trying to lift that much weight. I was faced with death and I chose gladly to compete. If I die in the pursuit of my obsession, then so be it. I’ll go out doing what I love.” - CT Fletcher
“I’m not down, I’m not done, I’m not through. It’s over when I say it's over.” - CT Fletcher
“Every time I go to the doctor, they tell me everything that I shouldn’t be doing and that I can’t do, and I politely go out and do what I want to do, And, I’m gonna do that until they throw dirt on top of me.” - CT Fletcher
“No matter how slow you go you are still lapping everybody on the couch.” - CT Fletcher
“The most powerful motivational speeches that I’ve ever heard came from people who told me I couldn’t do something. I was and determined to show them that I could.” - CT Fletcher
“The stories of extreme will, of people that came through stories of extreme circumstances that they were not supposed to make it through, that's what we are capable of.” - CT Fletcher
“Question impossible.” - CT Fletcher
“If you want to be great at what you do, obsession is a necessity.” - CT Fletcher
“You will find no pity, no mercy, no compassion here.” - CT Fletcher
“You may have been more with more genetic prowess than me, but you will not out-work me… I’m the king of that.” - CT Fletcher
How Did you Find Our CT Fletcher quotes List? Let us know what is your favorite CT fletcher quotes.
Also, feel free to check the Ronnie Coleman quotes list.
Reda is an ACE Certified Nutritionist, Brazilian jiu-jitsu purple belt and bodybuilder with 11 years of experience. He's been published on many influential websites such as lifehack.org, Wealthy Gorilla, Good Men Project and more.