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30+ Best Robby Keene Quotes From Cobra Kai

As with every Cobra Kai character, Robby Keene definitely has some quotable moments throughout the show.

Here’s the scoop on the best Robby Keene quotes from Cobra Kai!

1. “You know everyone thinks that their way is the only way. You, my dad, Sensei Kreese. The truth is, it doesn’t matter which way you fight as long as it works.” -Robby Keene

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Cobra Kai. Tanner Buchanan as Robby Keene in episode 410 of Cobra Kai. Cr. Curtis Bonds Baker/Netflix © 2021

2. “We may have taken some losses. But it’s not about how you start, it’s about how you finish.” -Robby Keene

3. “Instead of using your speed to run away from your enemies, use it to run at them.” -Robby Keene

4. “You know, my whole life when you weren’t there, I blamed myself. Sensei Kreese is right. I can’t be my own worst enemy, but you could be.” -Robby Keene

5. “To beat the enemy, it helps to know the enemy’s playbook.” -Robby Keene

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Cobra Kai. Tanner Buchanan as Robby Keene in Cobra Kai. Cr. Courtesy of Netflix © 2021

6. “It’s this kid…Kenny. I thought I could take him under my wing, and be the mentor that I wish I had when I was younger. When I saw him today, it was like looking in a mirror. I realized that I screwed everything up. I had all of this hate inside of me, for you and for Miguel, I thought that I could use Cobra Kai to control that but it just made everything worse and now it’s never going to get better.” -Robby Keene

7. “You’re wasting your time old man. The last thing I need is another Sensei.” -Robby Keene

8. “You had a good thing going with LaRusso. I screwed it up. Don’t blame yourself you blame me.” -Johnny Lawrence

“I’m sick of blaming you, dad.” -Robby Keene

9. “I just don’t need to drink to pretend to be cool.” -Robby Keene

10. “You’re showing him respect. This fight should be over by now.” -Terry Silver

“Do you wanna fight him?” -Robby Keene

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Cobra Kai. (L to R) Tanner Buchanan as Robby Keene, Thomas Ian Griffith as Terry Silver, Martin Kove as John Kreese in episode 410 of Cobra Kai. Cr. Curtis Bonds Baker/Netflix © 2021

11. “I’m gonna have to face him sooner or later. Might as well be today.” -Robby Keene

12. “This is not how I trained you.” -Robby Keene

13. “Before I met you guys, I was a different person.” -Robby Keene

14. “Eventually, we all need to look ourselves in the mirror and realize who we really are.” -Robby Keene

This is one of the best Robby Keene quotes from the show.

15. “Looks like we’re in the same boat.” -Tory Nichols

“Thanks to you for starting the fight.” -Robby Keene

16. “At least now I know why you stopped writing.” -Robby Keene

“I stopped writing because you never answered.” -Sam LaRusso

“Yeah well, it’s kind of hard to write back in between getting my face busted in.” -Robby Keene

“I didn’t know.” -Sam LaRusso

“Oh, you wouldn’t have cared even if you did know.” -Robby Keene

17. “Just keep your head up. You’ll earn respect.” -Robby Keene

18. “Remember, always look your opponent in the eye.” -Robby Keene

19. “You see that’s the difference between you and me. You put all of your trust in Kreese. I don’t trust anyone anymore.” -Robby Keene

20. “I was hoping you’d say that.” -Robby Keene

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21. “I am not going to be a pawn in this bet that you’ve made with my dad and Mr. LaRusso.” -Robby Keene

22. “What were you even thinking? That you’d break into the LaRusso’s and hurt Sam and then everything would be sunshine and rainbows?” -Robby Keene

23. “Well then it looks like I get to be the first person to ever tell you this. You’re not getting what you want.” -Robby Keene

24. “You two deserve each other.” -Robby Keene

25. “After everything that’s happened do you think I care about a stupid trophy?” -Robby Keene

26. “There’s nothing complicated about it. It’s a choice and you chose.” -Robby Keene

27. “Who says we even want you here?” -Tory Nichols

“Okay hit me. Any of you. If any of you can land a hit. I’ll go.” -Robby Keene

28. “Over at Miyagi-Do our enemies are uniting against us. They think by working together, they have the advantage. They think that they’re better than us. I should know because I used to be one of them. That officially ends today.” -Robby Keene

29. “I guess it wasn’t all Bonsai’s and Kata.” -Robby Keene

30. “So I’m going to teach you Miyagi-Do Karate. So we can beat Miyagi-Do Karate.” -Robby Keene

31. “My karate is for defense only.” -Robby Keene

32. “Looks like we’re in the same boat. Why not the same car?” -Robby Keene

We can’t wait to see what other quotes Robby Keene produces in season 5 of Cobra Kai!

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