20 Ragnar Lothbrok Quotes

Feel inspired by these quotes from one of the most famous Vikings of all times.
Ragnar Lothbrok Quotes

20 Ragnar Lothbrok Quotes

Ragnar Lothbrok was a Norse Viking king. Everything we know about Lothbrok we can read in different legends and sagas about his life. It is said that he fought in many raids along Scandinavia, making him a true hero.


We can also know about his biography if we follow the Vikings TV series, in which he is the main character. Like we can see in this TV show, one of Lothbrok's wives was Lagertha, and he also had a son, Björn Ragnarsson, followed by many other children he had. 


If you want to know more about this Scandinavian king, you can start by reading these quotes full of inspiration and wisdom. Although not all of them, most of these quotes are said by the character in the TV show, but they fully keep the spirit of a true Norse man.

1"We're all fated to die on a certain day. But it is our own choice to do as we please until that day comes."

2“Don't waste your time looking back. You're not going that way.”

3“Odin gave his eye to acquire knowledge...but I would give far more.”

4“Power is only given to those who are prepared to lower themselves to pick it up.”

5"It is one thing to use a weapon, but another to kill."

6"I don’t believe in the gods’ existence. Man is the master of his own fate, not the gods. The gods are man’s creation to give answers that they are too afraid to give themselves."

7"Power is always dangerous. It attracts the worst and corrupts the best."

8"The world is changing and we must change with it."

9"All roads lead to the throne."

10"You don’t need a title to be a leader."

11"No man can walk through life without things happening to him."

12"We live to fight another day."

13"How the little piggies will grunt when they hear how the old boar suffered."

14“In my world, I am constantly torn between killing myself or everyone around me.”

15"If your dreams don't scare you, they're not big enough."

16"I don't stop when I'm tired, I stop when I'm done."

17"Who said we should be happy? Unhappiness is more common than happiness."

18"I don't care what people think."

19"He chose to be with me. He chose his path and that was with me."

20"I have a feeling that your God might object to me visiting you in heaven."