33 Chris Kyle Quotes From The Navy SEAL Sniper

Chris Kyle was an American sniper for the Navy SEAL who fought in Iraq, Afghanistan as well as the Home Front
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Chris Kyle was a Navy Seal sniper born on 8 April 1974 in Texas, United States, and died on 2 February 2013 post his retirement from service.

He fought in Iraq, Afghanistan, and on the Home Front as well. Chris Kyle was a dedicated, hard-working, consistent, and efficient naval sniper who won various medals as well.    

Chris Kyle joined the army in the year 1999 and discharged in the year 2009. As a child, he was passionate about joining the military, and post his education he joined the Navy. Insurgents popularly referred to him by his nickname 'The Devil Of Ramadi' due to his potential. Post-2009, he spent time following his interests and passions. In 2012 Chris Kyle was shot by Eddie Ray Routh an ex-marine. He continues to be remembered as a hero through his contributions to the Armed Forces. He wrote a book titled 'American Sniper' which was later adapted into a movie based also titled 'American Sniper'. The film shows the life of Chris Kyle himself and has cast including Bradley Cooper and was made by filmmaker Clint Eastwood among others. The film won Academy Awards as well. His wife's name is Taya Kyle and he has two children.

In this article, we will take a look at some Chris Kyle quotes inspired by his life and experience. If you like this Chris Kyle quotes, then visit Von Clausewitz quotes and [Chesty puller quotes].

Chris Kyle American Sniper Quotes On Battle

As an American Navy Soldier, his life was dedicated to serving the United States and battle was a surety. Here are some Chris Kyle quotes related to battle based on his experiences. These Chris Kyle quotes show how he really was an American hero.

1."My regrets are about the people I couldn't save -Marines, soldiers, my buddies. I still feel their loss. I still ache for my failure to protect them."

-Chris Kyle

2."Marines-you beat them down and they come back for more."

-Chris Kyle

3."We killed the bad guys and brought the leaders to the peace table. That is how the world works."

-Chris Kyle

4."You have to slow your heart rate, stay calm. You have to shoot in between your heartbeats."

-Chris Kyle

5."There's definitely still a lot of hurt from losing my guys or the fact that I got out and I felt like it wants my time yet."

-Chris Kyle

6."People tell me I saved hundreds of people. But I have to tell you: it's not the people you saved that you remember. It's the ones you couldn't save. Those are the ones you talk about. Those are the faces and situations that stay with you forever."

-Chris Kyle

7."I'm willing to meet my creator and answer every shot that I took."

-Chris Kyle

8."It's funny--sometimes the strongest individuals feel the worst when events are out of control, and they can't really be there for the people they love. I've felt it myself."

-Chris Kyle  

9."I would love for people to be able to think of me as a guy who stood up for what he believed in and helped make a difference for the vets."

-Chris Kyle

10."None of my problems come from the people I've killed."

-Chris Kyle

Chris Kyle Famous Quotes On War

War was another major aspect of Chris Kyle which he did not enjoy as much, however, he considered it a part of his job which gave him the strength to fight through. Take a look at these famous Chris Kyle quotes on war.

Chris Kyle quotes show the hero did not like war, but he enjoyed his duty and considered it a duty like any other veteran to protect his country.

11."Great way to fight a war -be prepared to defend yourself for winning."

-Chris Kyle, 'The Autobiography Of The Most Lethal Sniper In The U.S. Military History'

12."Savage, despicable evil. That's what we were fighting in Iraq."

-Chris Kyle

13."I signed up to protect this country. I do not choose the wars."

-Chris Kyle

14."War is hell. Hollywood fantasies about it and makes it look good...war sucks."

-Chris Kyle

15."It was our duty to serve those who serve us."

-Chris Kyle

16."Just because war is hell doesn't mean you can't have a little fun."

-Chris Kyle

17."You're in a combat zone one day. You come home, and then you have to readjust, and it takes a few days. We just sit in the house, hang with the family and then things get better."

-Chris Kyle

18."I have a master chief that always said, punch and run."

-Chris Kyle

19."Maybe war isn't really fun, but I certainly was enjoying it."

-Chris Kyle

20."I trying to raise awareness of the troops that, when they destroy and go to the war, it's not just them at war- it's also their family. Their family is having to go through all the hardships and the stresses."

-Chris Kyle

Inspiring Chris Kyle Quotes

Chris Kyle's life is an inspiration not just for Naval Officers but also for young children who learn about him through reading his book or watching the film made based on his life, 'American Sniper'. Here are some quotes about Chris Kyle and other inspirational Chris Kyle quotes.

'American Sniper' is a film inspired by the book he was author of and belongs to the U.S. war/action genre.

21."The thing we all had in common wasn't muscle; it was the will to do whatever it takes."

-Chris Kyle, 'American Sniper'

22."There's no reason someone who has fought for their country should be homeless or jobless."

-Chris Kyle

23."I thought I should be stronger than was possible."

-Chris Kyle

24."I am not a fan of politics."

-Chris Kyle

25."When I grew up I only has two dreams one was to be a cowboy and another was to be in the military. I grew up extremely patriotic and riding horses."

-Chris Kyle  

26."The Navy credits me with more kills as a sniper than any other American service member, past or present."

-Chris Kyle

27."After I was discharged from the military, it was difficult trying to become a civilian."

-Chris Kyle

28."I don't know if I'm the best of the best. But I did know that if I quit, I wouldn't be."

-Chris Kyle

29."I did want to be the top Sniper."

-Chris Kyle

30."What wounded veterans don't need is sympathy. They need to be treated like the men they are: equals, heroes, and the people who still have tremendous value for society."

-Chris Kyle

31."But real life doesn't travel in a perfect straight line; it doesn't necessarily have that 'all lived happily after' bit. You have to work on where you're going."

-Chris Kyle

32."I really don't care what people think of me."

-Chris Kyle

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