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62 Inspirational Quotes from ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ (2022)

Top 10 Most Famous ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes

It's not the plane, it's the pilot. - Rooster
It’s not the plane, it’s the pilot. – Rooster
Naval Aviator is not what I am. It's who I am. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Naval Aviator is not what I am. It’s who I am. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Trust your instincts. Don't think. Just do. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Trust your instincts. Don’t think. Just do. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Everyone here is the best there is. Who the hell are they going to get to teach us – Phoenix
Everyone here is the best there is. Who the hell are they going to get to teach us? – Phoenix
Talk to me, Goose. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Talk to me, Goose. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
First one dies, you die too. But there will be others. You can count it. You gotta let him go. - Viper
First one dies, you die too. But there will be others. You can count it. You gotta let him go. – Viper
I'm where I belong. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
I’m where I belong. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Mach 10 Let's give them Mack 10. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Mach 10? Let’s give them Mack 10. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Pete, if you lost your wingman up there, you wouldn't give up. You'd keep fighting. Those are your pilots. - Penny
Pete, if you lost your wingman up there, you wouldn’t give up. You’d keep fighting. Those are your pilots. – Penny
He's the fastest man alive. - Hondo
He’s the fastest man alive. – Hondo

5 Touching ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes

He will always resent me for what I did. Why should he resent her too - Pete Maverick Mitchell
He will always resent me for what I did. Why should he resent her too? – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
I was trying to be the father he lost. I wish I would have done it better. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
I was trying to be the father he lost. I wish I would have done it better. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
God, he loved flying with you, Maverick. - Carole
God, he loved flying with you, Maverick. – Carole
Captain Mitchell, you’re where you belong. Make us proud. - Warlock
Captain Mitchell, you’re where you belong. Make us proud. – Warlock
If I send him on this mission he might never come home. If I don’t send him, he’ll never forgive me. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
If I send him on this mission he might never come home. If I don’t send him, he’ll never forgive me. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell

2 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes About Wingman

How’s my wingman - Pete Maverick Mitchell
How’s my wingman? – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Leaving your wingman, that's a strategy I haven't seen in awhile. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Leaving your wingman, that’s a strategy I haven’t seen in awhile. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell

14 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Pete “Maverick” Mitchell

Where am I Earth. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Where am I? Earth. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
It's the only one I got. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
It’s the only one I got. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
No idea what they're saying. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
No idea what they’re saying. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Good morning, aviator. This is your captain speaking. Welcome to basic fighter maneuvers. As briefed, today's exercise is dog fighting. Guns only, no missiles. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Good morning, aviator. This is your captain speaking. Welcome to basic fighter maneuvers. As briefed, today’s exercise is dog fighting. Guns only, no missiles. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Easy, Maverick. Let's try not to get fired on the first day. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Easy, Maverick. Let’s try not to get fired on the first day. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
You think up there, you're dead. Believe me. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
You think up there, you’re dead. Believe me. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Here we go. In 3…2…1…  - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Here we go. In 3…2…1… – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
With all due respect, sir. I’m not a teacher. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
With all due respect, sir. I’m not a teacher. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
You said to create a team, sir. There’s your team. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
You said to create a team, sir. There’s your team. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Having fun yet - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Having fun yet? – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
I'm sorry. I'm sorry, Goose. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
I’m sorry. I’m sorry, Goose. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Maybe so, sir. But not today. - Pete Maverick Mitchell
Maybe so, sir. But not today. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
Let’s turn and burn. - Pete Maverick Mitchel
Let’s turn and burn. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchel
Time is your greatest adversary. - Pete Maverick Mitchel
Time is your greatest adversary. – Pete “Maverick” Mitchel

2 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Iceman

The navy needs Maverick. The kid needs Maverick. That's why I fought for you. - Iceman
The navy needs Maverick. The kid needs Maverick. That’s why I fought for you. – Iceman
It's time to let go. - Iceman
It’s time to let go. – Iceman

4 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Admiral Cain

“Call came in with impeccable timing, right as I was driving here to ground your a** once and for all. It galls me to say it, but for reasons known only to the almighty and your guardian angel, you’ve been call back to Top Gun.”

Admiral Cain
The future is coming, and you're not in it.  - Admiral Cain
The future is coming, and you’re not in it. – Admiral Cain
You got some balls stick jockey. - Admiral Cain
You got some balls stick jockey. – Admiral Cain
Despite your best efforts, you refuse to die. - Admiral Cain
Despite your best efforts, you refuse to die. – Admiral Cain

5 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Hangman

Evil be gone. Hangman's coming. - Hangman
Evil be gone. Hangman’s coming. – Hangman
I am good. I'm very good. In fact, I am too good to be true. - Hangman
I am good. I’m very good. In fact, I am too good to be true. – Hangman
We’re going into combat. On a level no living pilot’s ever seen. Not even him. - Hangman
We’re going into combat. On a level no living pilot’s ever seen. Not even him. – Hangman
They couldn’t keep up. - Hangman
They couldn’t keep up. – Hangman
This guy needs an ego check. - Hangman
This guy needs an ego check. – Hangman

2 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Warlock

Success, now more than ever, comes down to the man or woman in the box. Half of you will make the cut. One of you will be named mission leader. The other half will remain in reserve. Your instructor is a Top Gun graduate with real-world experience in every mission aspect you will be expected to master. His exploits are legendary. And he’s considered to be one of the finest pilots this program has ever produced. What he has to teach you may very well mean the difference between life and death. I give you Captain Pete Mitchell. Call sign “Maverick”.”

Warlock
You're all Top Gun graduates. The elite. The best of the best. That was yesterday. The enemy's new fifth-generation fighter has leveled the playing field. - Warlock
You’re all Top Gun graduates. The elite. The best of the best. That was yesterday. The enemy’s new fifth-generation fighter has leveled the playing field. – Warlock

5 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Cyclone

You don't have to take this job. But let me be clear. This will be your last post, Captain. You fly for Top Gun, or your don't fly for the navy ever again. - Cyclone
You don’t have to take this job. But let me be clear. This will be your last post, Captain. You fly for Top Gun, or your don’t fly for the navy ever again. – Cyclone
Captain Pete Maverick Mitchell. Let me be perfectly blunt. You were not my first choice. - Cyclone
Captain Pete Maverick Mitchell. Let me be perfectly blunt. You were not my first choice. – Cyclone
You are here at the request of Admiral Kazansky, aka Iceman. - Cyclone
You are here at the request of Admiral Kazansky, aka Iceman. – Cyclone
He seems to think you have something left to offer the Navy. What that is, I can’t imagine. - Cyclone
He seems to think you have something left to offer the Navy. What that is, I can’t imagine. – Cyclone
We don’t want you to fly it. We want you to teach it. - Cyclone
We don’t want you to fly it. We want you to teach it. – Cyclone

8 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes by Rooster

It’s what my dad would have done. - Rooster
It’s what my dad would have done. – Rooster
I got your back. - Rooster
I got your back. – Rooster
Come on Mav, do some of that pilot sh. - Rooster
Come on Mav, do some of that pilot sh**. – Rooster
You told me not to think. - Rooster
You told me not to think. – Rooster
How are we going to get this museum piece in the air - Rooster
How are we going to get this museum piece in the air? – Rooster
Hangman, the only place you’ll lead anyone is an early grave. - Rooster
Hangman, the only place you’ll lead anyone is an early grave. – Rooster
My dad believed in you. I’m not going to make the same mistake. - Rooster
My dad believed in you. I’m not going to make the same mistake. – Rooster
I can go as low as you, sir, and that’s saying something. - Rooster
I can go as low as you, sir, and that’s saying something. – Rooster

5 ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Quotes That Will Make You Think

Put that in your Pentagon budget! - Meek Engineer
Put that in your Pentagon budget! – Meek Engineer
And what do we have here I thought we were special. - Bob
And what do we have here? I thought we were special. – Bob
Just don’t break her heart again. - Amelia
Just don’t break her heart again. – Amelia
Now you’re in the Navy. - Penny
Now you’re in the Navy. – Penny
That’s why we call him hangman. He will always hang you out to dry. - Phoenix
That’s why we call him hangman. He will always hang you out to dry. – Phoenix

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