30 Mulan Quotes That Will Remind You To Always Be Brave

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Use 30 Mulan Quotes Next Time Someone Doesn't Believe In You

Unless you live under a rock then you've probably heard Mulan is coming back to theaters in 2020 but this time as a live-action movie.

And with the release of the new trailer (see below) we decided it's time to look back at the iconic Disney. Mulan wasn't your cookie cutter hero. She defied gender roles, defended her family, and ultimately proved to herself her true, powerful potential. Mulan impacted a generation of children and now, thanks to the live-action movie, gets to do it all over again. Take a look at some badass, sweet, and inspiring Mulan quotes. Live by them, send them to others, or prepare for greatness. Whatever you do, be your own hero!

Mulan Quotes

  • "The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all." - Emperor

  • "A life for a life. My debt is repaid." - Shang

  • "My name is Mulan! I did it to save my father."

  • "I never want to see a naked man again!" - Mulan

  • "No matter how the wind howls, the mountain cannot bow to it." - Emperor

  • "One moment. You seem to be missing something. This represents discipline and this represents strength. You need both to reach the arrow." - Shang

  • "I'll get that arrow, pretty boy, and I'll do it with my shirt on." - Yao

Quotes From Mulan

  • "I let them slip through my fingers!" – Yao

  • "Let’s hear it for Ping, the bravest of us all!" – Ling

  • "The little girl will be missing her doll. We should return it to her." - Shan Yu

  • "Maybe I didn’t go for my father. Maybe what I really wanted was to prove I could do things right, so when I looked in the mirror, I’d see someone worthwhile. But I was wrong. I see nothing." - Mulan

  • "Who spit in her bean curd?" - Grandmother Fa

  • "You must go after her. She could be killed." - Fa Li

  • "If I reveal her, she will be." - Fa Zhou

  • "Look at me... I will never pass for a perfect bride. Or a perfect daughter. Can it be, I'm not meant to play this part? Now I see, that if I were truly to be myself, I would break my family's heart. Who is the girl I see, staring straight back at me? Why is my reflection someone I don't know? Somehow I cannot hide, who I am, though I've tried. When will my reflection show who I am inside? When will my reflection show who I am inside?"

  • "I've heard a great deal about you, Fa Mulan. You stole your father's armor, ran away from home, impersonated a soldier, deceived your commanding officer, dishonored the Chinese Army, destroyed my palace, and... you have saved us all." - The Emperor

Mulan Mushu Quotes

  • "I liiiiiiiiiive! So tell me what mortal needs my protection, Great Ancestor. You just say the word and I'm there."

  • "Oooh! All right, that's it! Dishonor! Dishonor on your whole family!"

  • "Then you're gonna have to trust me. And don't you slap me no more. We clear on that? All right. Okey-dokey, let's get this show on the road! Cri-Kee, get the bags."

  • "Let's move it, heifer."

  • "The truth is, we're both frauds. Your ancestors never sent me, they don't even like me. But you risked your life to help people you love. I risked your life to help myself. At least you had good intentions."

  • "And let me say somethin'. Anybody who's foolish enough to threaten our family, vengeance will be miiiine!"

  • "Hey! Dragon. Dra-gon, not lizard. I don't do that tongue thing."

  • "My little baby's all grown up and savin' China. You have a tissue?"

  • "Chicken boy? Say that to my face, you limp noodle!"

  • "What you mean, a loser? How 'bout if I pop one of your antennas off, and throw it across the yard? Then who's the loser, me or you?"

  • "Who am I? Who am I? I am the guardian of lost souls! I am the powerful, the pleasurable, the indestructible Mushu!"

  • "Get ready, Mulan, your serpentine salvation is at hand! For I have been sent by your ancestors... to guide you through your masquerade."

  • "Go get her? What's the matter with you... After this Great Stone Humpty-Dumpty mess, I'd have to bring her home with a medal to be let back in the temple. Wait a minute! That's it! I'll make Mulan a war hero, and the ancestors will be begging me to come back. That's the master plan! Oh, you've done it now, man."

  • "I was this close. This close to impressin' the ancestors, gettin' the top shelf, an entourage. Man. All my fine work. Pfft."

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