Humorous Quotes about
Critics / Criticism
Great Examples of Fine? Criticism -)
- Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you'll
be criticized anyway. ~ Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
- The rule in carving holds good as to criticism; never
cut with a knife what you can cut with a spoon. ~ Charles Buxton
- A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation
with the bricks that others throw at him or her. ~ David Brinkley
- A painting in a museum probably hears more foolish
remarks than anything else in the world. ~ Edmond and Jules De Goncourt
- To escape criticism -- do nothing, say nothing, be
nothing. ~ Elbert Hubbard
- It isn't what they say about you, it's what they
whisper. ~ Errol Flynn
- If criticism had any power to harm, the skunk would be
extinct by now. ~ Fred Allen
- Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises
against, not with, the wind. ~ Hamilton Mabie
- From my close observation of writers... they fall into
two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2)
those who bleed copiously and secretly at any bad review. ~ Isaac Asimov
- Before you criticize people, you should walk a mile in
their shoes. That way, when you criticize them, you're a mile away. And you
have their shoes. ~ JK Lambert
- A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than
praise, provided it smacks of jealousy. ~ Jean Baudrillard
- There is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
~ Joseph Addison
- Nothing is more apt to deceive us than our own judgment
of our work. We derive more benefit from having our faults pointed out by our
enemies than from hearing the opinions of friends. ~ Leonardo da Vinci
- I cried all the way to the bank. ~ Liberace (when
asked whether he minded being criticized)
- I love criticism just so
long as it is unqualified praise. ~ Noel Coward
- I have always been very fond of them (drama critics) . .
. I think it is so frightfully clever of them to go night after night to the
theatre and know so little about it. ~ Noel Coward
- Sticks and stones are hard on bones, aimed with angry
Words can sting like anything but silence breaks the heart.
~ Phyllis McGinley
- A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him
wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still. ~ Samuel
- Criticism is a study by which men grow important and
formidable at a very small expense. ~ Samuel Johnson
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