30 Sasha Banks Quotes from American Professional Wrestler

Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado, known in the wrestling world as Sasha Banks, is an American professional wrestler.

Born on January 26, 1992, she currently performs under the moniker Mercedes Moné for New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) and its sister promotion, World Wonder Ring Stardom.

Varnado’s wrestling career began in 2010 with Chaotic Wrestling. In 2012, she joined WWE, initially performing in its developmental territory, NXT, where she later clinched the NXT Women’s Championship.

She and Bayley made history in 2015, headlining NXT TakeOver with the first iron woman match in WWE.


On WWE’s main roster, Varnado secured the Raw Women’s Championship five times and made several groundbreaking achievements, including headlining a WWE pay-per-view and winning inaugural championships.

Notably, at WrestleMania 37, she co-headlined as one of the first two black women. After leaving WWE in 2022, she debuted with NJPW/Stardom in 2023.

Furthermore, Varnado has acted in the Disney+ series, “The Mandalorian,” as Koska Reeves.

I have selected the top quotes by Sasha Banks for you.

Best Sasha Banks Quotes


We don’t feel like we’re famous. We just feel like we’re doing what we love. ~ Sasha Banks.


The Boss doesn’t need friends, but the ones I do have, I keep very close. ~ Sasha Banks.


Back in the day when I started on the independent scene, guys would not watch women’s matches, and if they did, they would do it to make fun of us. ~ Sasha Banks.


I told everyone that I was going to be a pro wrestler ever since I was 10 years old, and now I can show them that I did it. ~ Sasha Banks.

I remember looking up wrestling schools at the age of 10, and I emailed so many people. The responses were that I had to be 16 or 18 to train, and that was a bummer. ~ Sasha Banks.


I used to work at a hotel. I was the order-taker for room service. My mom worked at the hotel as an accountant. ~ Sasha Banks.

I was born in California and moved around a lot. When I was 17, I moved to Boston because my mom got a job there. The moment I went to Boston, everything just felt right and fell into place on how I wanted it to be. ~ Sasha Banks.


We are at a point now where people respect us and respect our work – the guys want to sit down and watch women’s matches. ~ Sasha Banks.

I get people who come up to me and are like, ‘You make me wanna live my dream.’ I was them, so I’m like, ‘Me, out of all people? No way.’ Eddie Guerrero did that for me, so to have little girls and guys tell me I inspire them, I didn’t know that came with the job, but it’s so cool. ~ Sasha Banks.

For me, I got to start at FCW and see it turn into NXT, and I remember going to house shows, and there were legit ten fans in the crowd. Now, every weekend where we have a show, there are 300-plus people. ~ Sasha Banks.

Famous Sasha Banks Quotes

To me, my dream is just to have it all. I would love to be the first woman to have a ladder match, the first woman to have a Money in the Bank match. That’s just a dream of mine, but that’s such a far dream that who knows if that’s going to happen? ~ Sasha Banks.

I’ve always known that I wanted to be different. I wanted to stand out, so my gear is very elaborate, very blingy, very loud, because I want people to notice me, want to look like me. The Boss necklace, the ring. I want everything big. ~ Sasha Banks.


I went from two-minute matches when I started with NXT to eight, to 10, to 12. ~ Sasha Banks.

First-ever woman to have an iron-man match. It’s been such a long time, to be the second woman ever to main event a Raw. ~ Sasha Banks.

I just remember that when I started at NXT, I had no character. I had nothing. I was just so excited to be here and just to be a wrestler. ~ Sasha Banks.

It’s really cool to see how many people try to imitate me or wear my stuff. I get a lot of Instagram videos of people doing my entrance. I think that’s so cool. To see the variety of people, little girls, guys, doing it. I never really thought that would happen. It’s amazing. ~ Sasha Banks.


I was in the independent scene for two years before I got the call from the WWE. ~ Sasha Banks.

It feels like a whole other brand onto itself, and I know for the girls – and just speaking for myself – being at NXT has been such an amazing experience, and I feel so accomplished here as wrestling as a woman and just showing fans that women can do it better than the men. ~ Sasha Banks.

Top Sasha Banks Quotes

I definitely would like to work with Nia Jax; she’s something different that I haven’t had yet. I didn’t have someone like her to work with in NXT, so I think I would like to work with her next. I think that would be a great feud. ~ Sasha Banks.

From my mom telling me ‘no’ to now telling everyone I’m the champion, and she’s so proud of me, and to prove to a lot of people – who didn’t believe in me, who didn’t think I was going to be here – that I’m here, and I did it. It’s been a roller coaster of emotions; it’s amazing. ~ Sasha Banks.

After a pay per view, I know there is TV the next day. But after Raw, I like to eat bad. I can have some pizza, French fries, a burger, live it up, a glass of wine – red, of course. ~ Sasha Banks.

I would absolutely love to wrestle Sami Zayn because he’s absolutely one of my favorites to watch. I think me and his style would just work. That would definitely be a dream match of mine. ~ Sasha Banks.


When you have little girls bringing you your action figures for you to sign, it’s like, ‘Wow, things are happening, and dreams do come true.’ ~ Sasha Banks.

I didn’t want to walk into WWE and be someone who just does bikini matches and played second fiddle to the guys. I wanted to stand out, make people excited to see women’s wrestling, and show them we can be better than the men. ~ Sasha Banks.

Popular Sasha Banks Quotes

People dream to be in the WWE, but my dream is to be the best in the WWE. They can have the money and fame. My dream is to become known as the greatest wrestler of all time. ~ Sasha Banks.


Eddie Guerrero is my number one. He is the reason I am in the WWE – I wanted to be the female version of him. ~ Sasha Banks.

People are talking about women’s wrestling, and that’s all I’ve ever wanted since I was ten years old. I wanted people to talk about the women and all they could do. We’re celebrating women’s wrestling. People want to see us, and we’re just doing our best. ~ Sasha Banks.

Patience is key. You can’t get selfish, and that’s the number one thing I’ve learned at WWE. The world continues to go round, and I just knew – given the right opportunity and the right moment – that the world would know I was good, but now the world knows that I’m great. ~ Sasha Banks.


I call Boston home because it’s where I started coming into my own. ~ Sasha Banks.

When I was in the indies, the guys would be like, ‘Ugh, a women’s match. I’m not gonna watch that.’ And to come back here, at every single Live Event to have a guy come up to you and say, ‘That was amazing,’ I feel so accomplished. ~ Sasha Banks.

So these were the 30 top quotes about Sasha Banks.

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