28 Master Oogway Quotes and Life Lessons from Kung Fu Panda

Master Oogway, an elderly tortoise character from the Kung Fu Panda franchise, is revered as the senior master of the Jade Palace and the founding figure of the Valley of Peace.

Known as the creator of kung fu and the Dragon Warrior legend, he is regarded as the greatest kung fu master in history.

Master Oogway

His profound wisdom, extensive knowledge and rich experience earned him the status of a sage. In the inaugural Kung Fu Panda film, it is Master Oogway who selects Po as the Dragon Warrior.

Actors Randall Duk Kim, Greg Baldwin and Piotr Michael have lent their voices to the character across various mediums, including films, TV specials, video games and series.

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It’s important to note that a YouTube content creator sharing the same name is not the same as the Kung Fu Panda character.

For a deeper insight into Oogway’s story, there’s a video on YouTube titled “Master Oogway’s Legendary Backstory! | Kung Fu Panda Explained.”

Here is a list of the best Quotes by Master Oogway to motivate you.

Master Oogway Quotes

It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be. ~ Master Oogway.

When will you realize, the more you take, the less you have. ~ Master Oogway.


There are no coincidences in this world. ~ Master Oogway.

I sense the Dragon Warrior is among us. ~ Master Oogway.

Nothing is impossible. ~ Master Oogway.

You must let go of the illusion of control. ~ Master Oogway.

I think they will all lose until they find a battle worth fighting. ~ Master Oogway.


You just need to believe. You must believe. ~ Master Oogway.

I don’t know. ~ Master Oogway.

Best Master Oogway Quotes

Inner peace, inner peace. ~ Master Oogway.

My old friend, the panda will never fulfill his destiny, nor you yours, until you let go of the illusion of control. ~ Master Oogway.

There is just news. There is no good or bad. ~ Master Oogway.

You are the master of your destiny: No one and nothing can come in between you and your destiny except you. Take destiny by the horns and have fun. ~ Master Oogway.


Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, and today is a gift… that’s why they call it present. ~ Master Oogway.


If you only do what you can do, you will never be more than you are now. ~ Master Oogway.

There are no accidents. ~ Master Oogway.

Top Master Oogway Quotes

You are too concerned about what was and what will be. ~ Master Oogway

That is bad news if you don’t believe in yourself. ~ Master Oogway.

It is you who must decide whether to stay or go. ~ Master Oogway.


When the path you walk always leads back to yourself, you never get anywhere. ~ Master Oogway.

It is time. ~ Master Oogway.

There is always something more to learn. Even for a master. ~ Master Oogway.

Use your skills for good young warrior. Find the one thing you were denied so long ago – compassion. ~ Master Oogway.

Famous Master Oogway Quotes

One often meets his destiny on the road he takes to avoid it. ~ Master Oogway.

Maybe it can – if you are willing to guide it, to nurture it, to believe in it. ~ Master Oogway.

Look at this tree. I cannot make it blossom when it suits me, nor make it bear fruit before its time. No matter what you do that seed (of peach) will grow to be a peach tree. You may wish for an apple or an orange, but you will get a peach. ~ Master Oogway.

My time has come. You must continue your journey, without me. ~ Master Oogway.

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. ~ Master Oogway.

So these are the quotes from Master Oogway for you.

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