Quotes about First Impressions
I try not to make a good first impression because for me that’s the same thing as lying.
Costumes are the first impression that you have of the character before they open their mouth-it really does establish who they are.
We don’t know where our first impressions come from or precisely what they mean, so we don’t always appreciate their fragility.
– Malcolm Gladwell
Want to make a good first impression on a guy? Ask questions about him, seem interested, listen, giggle and swallow.
It’s not what you wear, it’s how you present yourself that determines what your first impression will be.
One never gets a chance to make a first impression. But remember that the first impression is not the last chance to make a good impression.
I love the fact that we, as black people, carry our faith with us. We share it and embrace it and love it and talk about it because we talk about everything else and why not that and that was the first impression that I had that really touched me.
Everything I do in my life is very instinctual and in the moment. If I’m attracted to something, that’s it. If I have reservations, those don’t change till they’re resolved. My first impression is how I go.
The strangest part about being famous is you don’t get to give first impressions anymore. Everyone already has an impression of you before you meet them.
– Kristen Stewart
For me it’s always about first impressions. I trust my instincts. I love to prepare if it’s something that requires training. But I don’t like to prepare the psychology too much. I enjoy the psychology of the character but I work better from a first impression.
– Billy Zane
With me it’s always about first impressions.
– Billy Zane
First impressions are often the truest, as we find (not infrequently) to our cost, when we have been wheedled out of them by plausible professions or studied actions. A man’s look is the work of years; it is stamped on his countenance by the events of his whole life, nay, more, by the hand of nature, and it is not to be got rid of easily.
– William Hazlitt
It’s pretty simple, pretty obvious: that people’s first impressions of people are really a big mistake.
– Vincent D’Onofrio
If you want to make a good first impression, smile at people. What does it cost to smile? Nothing. What does it cost not to smile? Everything, if not smiling prevents you from enchanting people.
– Guy Kawasaki
First impressions are often signals from the deep that we should credit oftener than we do …
– Katherine Anne Porter
First impression is unfair, because a first impression of somebody is guarded, and you don’t know the person.
– Frank Oz
You know who makes a great first impression? Liars.
– Daniel Tosh
There’s no first impressions anymore. You go to a job interview, and they’ll probably Google you. It’s a shame – people should play it a little closer to the chest as far as what information they release to the world. If I’m angry about something, I’m not going to take to my Twitter.
– Patrick Stump
First impressions never have a second chance.
– Charles R. Swindoll
Two things remain irretrievable: time and a first impression.
– Cynthia Ozick