35 Quotes by Hawkeye — The Best Archer In Marvel Cinematic Universe

Oluwatosin Michael
Mar 01, 2024 By Oluwatosin Michael
Originally Published on Mar 10, 2021
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A combined creation of Stan Lee and Don Heck, Hawkeye is a fictional superhero.

He was first introduced as a villain in 'Tales Of Suspense' the comic that came out in September 1964. He then joined the Avengers in 'The Avengers' in the comic released in May 1965.

He was popularized by Jeremy Renner, who portrays the character in Marvel Cinematic Universe films. He has appeared in several of them, which include an uncredited cameo in 'Thor' (2011), 'The Avengers' (2012), 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' (2015), 'Captain America: Civil War' (2016), and 'Avengers: Endgame' (2019). Fans of the character can be excited as he will return to play the lead roles in the upcoming shows 'Hawkeye' and 'What If?'.

While at first glance, Clint Barton looks ordinary with no superhuman powers, he is an extraordinary fencer, acrobat, and marksman. It is also believed that Captain America trained Hawkeye in hand-to-hand combat, tactics, and martial arts. Hawkeye is one of the best when it comes to especially the bow and arrow. He is identified foremost by the quiver he carries, containing a number of customized "trick arrows".

Just like all Marvel heroes, he comes with his own style and sense of humor that creates a massive fan following in the audience. His friendship with Natasha Romanoff (Black Widow) is highly applauded and appreciated.

Our list of Hawkeye quotes is sure to leave you inspired and motivated to find your own flair. We've also rounded up love quotes from several films and comics in which he appears.

We have in our list Hawkeye quotes from 'Age Of Ultron', memorable Hawkeye quotes, funny Hawkeye quotes, Hawkeye quotes in 'Infinity War', quotes from the TV show 'Hawkeye', famous Hawkeye quotes, notable Hawkeye quotes, inspirational Hawkeye quotes, and the best Hawkeye quotes from the MCU.

Inspirational Quotes

Hawkeye quotes are inspirational.

It should be no surprise that as a superhero, Hawkeye doesn't fail to inspire. But the inspiration comes from so much more than his powers. He never deserts his friends in times of need, and he can easily motivate others in difficult times. And let us not forget that sense of humor! Which one of these is your favorite?

"Doesn't matter what you did, or what you were. If you go out there, you fight, and you fight to kill." — 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron', 2015.

"None of this makes sense. But I'm going back out there because it's my job." — Hawkeye to Scarlet Witch, 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron', 2015.

 "That's the thing about being a leader, Steve…You have to find that approval in yourself." — 'Secret Avengers # 21.1'.

"Clint Barton: You shouldn't be here.

Natasha Romanoff: Neither should you.

Clint Barton: I've got a job to do."

— 'Avengers: Endgame', 2019.

Quotes About Friendship

One of the best relationships that the MCU films established beautifully was the friendship between Hawkeye and Black Widow. It was a treat to watch them on screen because we all want a friendship like that in our lives. These quotes about friendships give you some of their best moments. Do you and your friend relate to any of these?

"Natasha Romanoff: [watching the aliens come toward them] This is just like Budapest all over again.

Clint Barton: You and I remember Budapest very differently."

— 'The Avengers', 2012.

"Black Widow: Are we still friends?

Hawkeye: That depends on how hard you hit me."

— 'Captain America: Civil War', 2016.

"Rocket: You promise to bring that back in one piece, right?

Hawkeye: Yeah, yeah, yeah. Okay, I'll do my best."

— 'Avengers: Endgame', 2019.

"You know, I wish there was a way that I could let her know. That we won. We did it."— 'Avengers: Endgame', 2019.

Quotes About Life

Some of the Hawkeye quotes are hilarious.

If you need somebody to give you life lessons in the coolest way possible, Hawkeye is your go-to guy. Be it in his professional or personal life, he gives the best advice and insight there is to give! Let us know which of these quotes has motivated you the most!

"You see where you're going. Now let's worry about how you get there." — 'Avengers: Endgame', 2019.

"If we're going to win this fight, some of us might have to lose it." — 'Captain America: Civil War', 2016.

"Hawkeye : Okay, we gotta go. It's this way.

Wanda Maximoff: I've caused enough problems.

Hawkeye: You gotta help me, Wanda. Look, you wanna mope, can go to high school. You wanna make amends..."

— 'Captain America: Civil War', 2016.

"Natasha Romanoff: You got to level out. It's gonna take time.

Clint Barton: You don't understand. Have you ever had someone take your brain and play? Pull you out and stuff something else in? Do you know what it's like to be unmade?"

— 'The Avengers', 2012.

Cool Quotes

One can definitely expect some cool quotes from a guy who carries with him a bow and arrow! MCU films have given us a lot of cool quotes, and Hawkeye has a fair share of his own! Which one do you plan to use?

"I've done the whole mind control thing. Not a fan." — 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', 2015.

"Steve Rogers: You think you can hold them off?

Clint Barton: Captain, it would be my genuine pleasure."

— 'The Avengers', 2012.

"Thor: I have unfinished business with Loki.

Clint Barton: Yeah? Get in line."

— 'The Avengers', 2012.

"I can't fail… I'm on a team with superhumans. And a God, in case you've forgotten." — 'Avenging Spider-Man' Vol. 1 # 4.

"Well, I played 18, I shot 18. Just can't seem to miss." — 'Captain America: Civil War', 2016.

"I need a distraction and an eyeball.' — 'The Avengers', 2012.

"Nick Fury: I gave you this detail so you could keep a close eye on things.

Clint Barton: I see better from a distance."

— 'The Avengers', 2012.

Quotes From the TV Series 'Hawkeye'

After the success of Endgame, The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been releasing new shows, and one of them features Hawkeye. So let's dive into some best inspirational and funny quotes from the TV series 'Hawkeye' being aired on Disney+.

"Some people forget the one thing they can control, the choices they make in the face of it." — Derek Bishop.

"Can you sign my bow? You're kind of my favorite Avenger." — Kate Bishop.

"Probably should walk the dog. Don't you think? Been cooped up all day." — Clint Barton.

"You have to learn to jump between two worlds." — William Lopez.

"Can I speak to your manager? This is like talking to furniture." — Clint Barton.

"You rely too much on technology." — Maya Lopez.

"Oh my God... You're Archer." — Jack Duquesne.

"Good thing they call you HawkEYE and not HawkEAR." — Kate Bishop.

"You know, it comes with a price, this life you wanna live, to really help people. I mean, try to help people, anyway, comes with a lot of sacrifices. And some things you'll lose... Forever." — Clint Barton.

"Being good isn't always enough to keep you alive." — Eleanor Bishop.

"Kate Bishop: What would you do in a hurricane?

Russell Bishop: I would do what I always do. Protect you."

Funny Quotes

What better way would there be to end this compilation than with a sense of humor? These funny quotes are sure to leave you laughing or at least with a small smile on your face. So, which one did the trick for you?

"The last I saw him, an Ultron was sitting on him!" — 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', 2015.

"The futurist is here, gentlemen! He sees all." — 'Captain America: Civil War', 2016.

"'Whosoever, be he worthy, shall have the power,' whatever man! It's a trick!" — 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', 2015.

"You want me to slow him down, sir? Or are you sending in more guys for him to beat up?" — 'The Avengers', 2012.

"Under different circumstances, this would be totally awesome." — 'Avengers: Endgame', 2019.

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Written by Oluwatosin Michael

Bachelor of Science specializing in Microbiology

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Oluwatosin MichaelBachelor of Science specializing in Microbiology

With a Bachelor's in Microbiology from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Oluwatosin has honed his skills as an SEO content writer, editor, and growth manager. He has written articles, conducted extensive research, and optimized content for search engines. His expertise extends to leading link-building efforts and revising onboarding strategies. 

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