Critic Quotes

"Everyone's a crit...

"Everyone's a critic, everyone's a bigot, everyone's a cynic."
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"It's not that I can't take criticism, it's ...

"It's not that I can't take criticism, it's the fact that I refuse to accept criticism from someone I would NEVER go to for advice." - C.A.
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"To find out who controls you,...

"To find out who controls you, first find out who you aren't allowed to to criticize" -- Unknown
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โ€œCriticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It f...

โ€œCriticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.โ€ - Winston Churchill
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"If you want to know who cont...

"If you want to know who controls you, look at who you are not allowed to criticize." -Voltaire
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Criticism from a go...

Criticism from a government is a badge of honour - Raj Kamal Jha
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โ€œThere is only one way to avo...

โ€œThere is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.โ€ Aristotle
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"The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The o...

"The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don't have the time to read reviews." โ€” William Faulkner
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"Asking a working writer what he thinks ...

"Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs." โ€” Christopher Hampton
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If you have no cri...

If you have no critics youโ€™ll likely have no success โ€“ Malcom
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"The beauty of doing nothing is that you can do it perfectly. Only when you do something is it a...

"The beauty of doing nothing is that you can do it perfectly. Only when you do something is it almost impossible to do it without mistakes. Therefore people who are contributing nothing to society, except their constant criticisms, can feel both intellectually and morally superior" Thomas Sowell
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โ€œTo announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we ...

โ€œTo announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.โ€ โ€• Theodore Roosevelt
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Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, ...

Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed. HERMAN MELVILLE
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"Any fool can criticize, c...

"Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do." โ€” Dale Carnegie
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"Constantly seek criticism. A well th...

"Constantly seek criticism. A well thought out critique of whatever you're doing is as valuable as gold." - Elon Musk
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Do what you feel in your heart to be right- for...

Do what you feel in your heart to be right- for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't. - Eleanor Roosevelt
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โ€œTo announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we ...

โ€œTo announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile but is morally treasonable to the American public.โ€ โ€” Theodore Roosevelt
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"Criticism is pr...

"Criticism is prejudice made plausible." โ€” H. L. Mencken
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Ignore all hatred and critic...

Ignore all hatred and criticism. Live for what you create, and die protecting it โ€“ Lady Gaga
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"To avoid criticism, do...

"To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing." - Elbert Hubbard
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โ€œWhen youโ€™re screwing up and nobody says anything to you anymore that means theyโ€™ve ...

โ€œWhen youโ€™re screwing up and nobody says anything to you anymore that means theyโ€™ve given up on youโ€ฆyou may not want to hear it but your critics are often the ones telling you they still love you and care about you and want to make you better.โ€ - Randy Pausch
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There is only one way to avoi...

There is only one way to avoid criticism ; do nothing, say nothing and be nothing. -Aristotle
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"To learn who rules over you, s...

"To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize." - Kelvin Alfred.
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"The key to successful critical ...

"The key to successful critical thinking is to first be critical of your own thinking." -- Will Spencer
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โ€˜Honest criticism is hard to take - es...

โ€˜Honest criticism is hard to take - especially when it comes from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.โ€™
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"Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yo...

"Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?" -- Marcus Aurelius
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"Pay no attention to what the critics s...

"Pay no attention to what the critics say... Remember, a statue has never been set up in honor of a critic!" โ€” Jean Sibelius
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โ€œYou can't spend your whole life criticizing s...

โ€œYou can't spend your whole life criticizing something and then, when you have the chance to do it better, refuse to go near it.โ€ โ€• Vรกclav Havel
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"Even the best thing has a dark side, even the worst has a bright si...

"Even the best thing has a dark side, even the worst has a bright side, if you look at only one, you're a fool. Critical thinking is achieved only when you see the bright and are aware of the dark" - My thoughts
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โ€œDonโ€™t take criticis...

โ€œDonโ€™t take criticism from someone you wouldnโ€™t take advice from.โ€
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Personally, I am a hedonistic reader; I have never read a book merel...

Personally, I am a hedonistic reader; I have never read a book merely because it was ancient. I read books for the aesthetic emotions they offer me, and I ignore the commentaries and criticism. -Jorge Luis Borges
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"Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compl...

"Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them to be men of much greater profundity than they really are." โ€” Henry Fielding
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"PowerPoint is the scourge of critical thinking. It...

"PowerPoint is the scourge of critical thinking. It encourages fragmented logic by the briefer and passivity in the listener." ~James Mattis, "Call Sign Chaos"
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There is only one way to avoi...

There is only one way to avoid Criticism : Do Nothing, Say Nothing, and Be Nothing -- Aristotle
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โ€œAbility is important in our...

โ€œAbility is important in our quest for success, but dependability is critical.โ€ โ€•Zig Ziglar
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โ€œSuccess comes from curiosity,...

โ€œSuccess comes from curiosity, concentration, perseverance and self-criticism.โ€ โ€” Albert Einstein
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โ€œIf you are going to criticize someon...

โ€œIf you are going to criticize someone, help them. If you are going to hate on someone, make sure you can back it upโ€
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Criticism is something you can eas...

Criticism is something you can easily avoid by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing. - Aristotle
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"Critics who treat 'adult' as a term of ap...

"Critics who treat 'adult' as a term of approval, instead of as a merely descriptive term, cannot be adult themselves." - C.S. Lewis
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"If you put tomfoolery into a computer, nothing comes out of it but to...

"If you put tomfoolery into a computer, nothing comes out of it but tomfoolery. But this tomfoolery, having passed through a very expensive machine, is somehow ennobled and no-one dares criticize it." โ€” Pierre Gallois
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โ€œWhenever you feel like criticizing anyone, just remember tha...

โ€œWhenever you feel like criticizing anyone, just remember that all the people in this world havenโ€™t had the advantages that youโ€™ve had.โ€ Nick Carraway (F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby)
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"Any fool can criticize, c...

"Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do." โ€” Dale Carnegie
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โ€œIf you absolutely can't tolera...

โ€œIf you absolutely can't tolerate critics, then don't do anything new or interesting.โ€ - Jeff Bezos
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โ€œThe point of modern propaganda isn't only to mis...

โ€œThe point of modern propaganda isn't only to misinform or push an agenda. It is to exhaust your critical thinking, to annihilate truth.โ€ - Garry Kasparov
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Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity, nothing...

Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity, nothing exceeds the criticisms made of the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed and well-fed. - Herman Melville
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"No degree of dullness can safeguard a ...

"No degree of dullness can safeguard a work against the determination of critics to find it fascinating." โ€” Harold Rosenberg
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โ€œIf my critics saw me walking over ...

โ€œIf my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim.โ€ - Margaret Thatcher
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โ€œIf you live off a manโ€™s co...

โ€œIf you live off a manโ€™s compliments, youโ€™ll die from his criticism.โ€ - Cornelius Lindsey
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โ€œYoung people n...

โ€œYoung people need models, not critics.โ€-John Wooden
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If you are not afraid of the voic...

If you are not afraid of the voices inside you, you will not fear the critics outside you. Natalie Goldberg
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"the way my critics carry on, they would have you believe m...

"the way my critics carry on, they would have you believe my publications were source material in the development of root canals, red headed step children, and flatulence." - mark twain
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"Asking a working writer what he thinks ...

"Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs." โ€” Christopher Hampton
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"Don't criticize...

"Don't criticize what you can't understand" - Bob Dylan
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"Critics search for ages for the wr...

"Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find." โ€” Peter Ustinov
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โ€œTo announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we ...

โ€œTo announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile but is morally treasonable to the American public.โ€ - Theodore Roosevelt
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"To learn who rules over you,...

"To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize." - Voltaire
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"Don't be distracted by criticism. Rememb...

"Don't be distracted by criticism. Remember - the only taste of success some people get is to take a bite out of you." - Zig Ziglar
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โ€œThe price of success ...

โ€œThe price of success is to bear the criticism of envy.โ€ โ€” Denis Waitley
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โ€œConventional people are roused to fury by departure...

โ€œConventional people are roused to fury by departure from convention, largely because they regard such departure as a criticism of themselves.โ€ โ€• Bertrand Russell
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There is only one way to avoi...

There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. -Aristotle
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โ€œThere is only one way to avoi...

โ€œThere is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.โ€ โ€“ Aristotle
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Everyone is critical...

Everyone is critical of the flaws of others, but blind to their own.
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I clung to my notion, ill defined though it was, that a serious study of any important body of hu...

I clung to my notion, ill defined though it was, that a serious study of any important body of human knowledge... if undertaken with a critical but not a cruel mind, would in the end yield some secret, some valuable permanent insight, into the nature of life and the true end of man. โ€”Fifth Business
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Before you criticize a man, walk a mile in his ...

Before you criticize a man, walk a mile in his shoes. That way, when you do criticize him, you'll be a mile away and have his shoes. โ€• Steve Martin
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"One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive...

"One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive hour. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he knows that every day is Doomsday." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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"If you are not critici...

"If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much." โ€” Donald H. Rumsfeld
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