Criticism Quotes, Sayings about critics
Naive people criticize, never appreciate.
But instead of spending our lives running towards our dreams, we are often running away from a fear of failure or a fear of criticism.
– Eric Wright
When someone insults you, take it as constructive criticism. You choose what to make of what is said to you.
When they judge you, yawn.
When they misunderstand you, smile.
When they underestimate you, laugh.
When they condemn you, ignore.
When they envy you, rejoice.
When they oppose you, prevail.
– Matshona Dhliwayo
The price of success is to bear the criticism of envy.
– Denis Waitley
Criticism alone is not enough, but with solutions a preventive vaccine.
I pay no attention whatever to anybody’s praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.
– Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.
– Abraham Lincoln
You can please some of the people some of the time, all of the people some of the time, some of the people all of the time, but you can never please all of the people all of the time.
It is much more valuable to look for the strength in others. You can gain nothing by criticizing their imperfections.
– Daisaku Ikeda
Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.
– Elizabeth Harrison
Never let anybody bring you down because you were not brought to this earth for criticism.
One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time.
– Robert F. Kennedy
The sharpest criticism often goes hand in hand with the deepest idealism and love of country.
– Robert F. Kennedy
You can’t let praise or criticism get to you. It’s a weakness to get caught up in either one.
– John Wooden
The pleasure of criticizing takes away from us the pleasure of being moved by some very fine things.
– Jean de La Bruyère
You need a high degree of corruption or a very big heart to love absolutely everything.
– Gustave Flaubert
Instead of being critical of people in authority over you and envious of their position, be happy you’re not responsible for everything they have to do. Instead of piling on complaints, thank them for what they do. Overwhelm them with encouragement and appreciation!
– Joyce Meyer
You can’t progress unless you learn not only to receive criticism, but also invite criticism.
Never criticize, unless you can do a better job.
– Laurell K. Hamilton