Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 180
Funny See

Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.

- Abraham Lincoln

Men Race

The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short.

- Abraham Maslow

Grudge Cannot

People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.

- Aesop

Help Gods

The gods help them that help themselves.

- Aesop

About Get

What is it about actors? God knows I get bored with actors talking about themselves.

- Alan Rickman


Two people happy with themselves can be exceptionally happy together.

- Albert Hammond, Jr.


I'm not really interested in the celebrity themselves. I'm interested in the perception of the celebrity.

- Alison Jackson

Worth Got

Tattoos, cornrows, headbands, hip-hop. I never meant to start any trends. I got my butt kicked, but if that meant that the guys who came after me could be themselves, then it was worth it.

- Allen Iverson

Amuse Almost

Kids can amuse themselves with almost anything.

- Allen Klein

Very Refer

Very good cooks who are employed as 'chefs' rarely refer to themselves as 'chefs.' They refer to themselves as 'cooks.'

- Alton Brown

Treat Subject

We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best.

- Anatole France


This is the power of fashion: the capability of allowing people to express themselves.

- Alessandro Michele

Call Sentences

Dull words are what make many bright sentences shine. They do not call attention to themselves.

- Alexandra Petri

Gods Recall

The Gods themselves cannot recall their gifts.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Data Other

Metaprograms are programs that manipulate themselves or other programs as data.

- Anders Hejlsberg


My favorite comedians are basically themselves onstage.

- Andy Kindler

Love About

People love to talk about themselves.

- Angela Ahrendts

Healthy Me

For me to stay healthy in a relationship, the individuals have to nurture themselves.

- Anne Heche

Person Part

Any real person has a front and a real part to themselves.

- Ansel Elgort

Like Prefer

I don't know any people that like watching themselves. I prefer not to.

- Antony Starr

Take Everybody

Everybody can be desirable if they take care of themselves.

- Arjun Rampal

Men Pride

Men in Rajasthan pride themselves on their moustaches. It is a sign of their masculinity.

- Ashish Sharma

Feel Would

Those who would make us feel, must feel themselves.

- Charles Churchill

Society Men

Society is the union of men and not the men themselves.

- Charles de Secondat

Free Dictators

Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people.

- Charlie Chaplin

Like Unto

The Emmys seem like an entity unto themselves that have an agenda that sometimes corresponds to quality, sometimes doesn't.

- Chris Bauer

Nuts Pine

My fans have designated themselves the, uh, 'Pine Nuts.' They're a nutty bunch.

- Chris Pine

Play Some

Some actors play themselves, don't they?

- Christian McKay

World Witnessed

All the world wondered as they witnessed... a people lift themselves from humiliation to the greatest pride.

- Corazon Aquino

Too Take

The people I respect the least are the ones that take themselves way too seriously.

- Corey Taylor

Problem Never

I've never had a problem in a male-dominated sector. Results speak for themselves.

- Cynthia Carroll

Happy Everyone

I'm happy with the way everyone presents themselves onstage.

- Daisy Berkowitz

Gonna Calls

Any band that calls themselves 'The Killers' is gonna be dangerous.

- Dave Keuning

Think I Think

I think they are looking for publicity and they are looking for a name for themselves.

- David Baltimore

More Letting

Undergraduate writers seem to be, in a way, more open to letting themselves just write.

- David Means

Speak Fact

The fact, if they are there, speak for themselves.

- David Seabury

Speak Books

The writer's job is to let the books speak for themselves eventually.

- Dean Bakopoulos

Given Use

People who don't use the tools given to them only injure themselves.

- Debra Wilson

Seeing People

People aren't interested in seeing themselves as they really are.

- Jim Woodring

Rock Again

Bruce Springsteen gave people faith in rock & roll and in themselves again.

- Jimmy Iovine

Know Everybody

Yeah, you know everybody has somebody that they patterned themselves after.

- Jimmy Smith

Team Team Sport

Baseball is a team sport played by individuals for themselves.

- Joe Torre

Words Concepts

Hence it happens that one takes words for concepts, and concepts for the things themselves.

- Johann Georg Hamann

Sad Very

Nobody destroys people - people destroy themselves, and it's very, very sad.

- John Catsimatidis

Like Solve

Colorado is a state that people like to be themselves and solve their own problems.

- John Hickenlooper

Keep Accurate

Writers don't have to keep themselves honest. They have to keep themselves accurate.

- John Metcalf

Only See

They see themselves as athletes and only athletes.

- John Murray

Basic Research

Whilst worthy in themselves, applications shouldn't be the only way to drive basic research.

- John Sulston


People are incorrigibly themselves.

- John Updike

Actually Cent

About 20 per cent of the population believe themselves to have a food allergy and only about five per cent actually do.

- John Warner

Help Better

I support organizations that help people do better for themselves and the community.

- Jonathan Tisch

Advantage Take

If a man is not to take advantage of the opportunities that present themselves to him, what is he to do, or what is he good for?

- Joseph Lister

Exist Microcosm

Podcasts themselves cannot exist without the Internet - in a way, they are a microcosm of the Internet.

- Julie Klausner

Always Felt

Cynthia's lyrics always expressed the feelings people felt but they couldn't express themselves.

- Barry Mann

Help Helps

God helps those who help themselves.

- Benjamin Franklin

None Those

None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.

- Benjamin Whichcote

Reality Lies

People have different impressions of themselves, and where reality lies is somewhere in between.

- Bill Gross

Best Only

You can't command people to do their best; they can only command that of themselves.

- Bob Nelson

Authentic Piece

If you're authentic, people smile because they sense there's a piece of themselves there.

- Bonnie Hunt

French Even

The French are so into themselves that they don't even notice you.

- Bono

Games Video

Video games lend themselves completely to 3-D.

- Howard Stringer

Anyone Fooling

Anyone who thinks they're indispensible is fooling themselves.

- Hugh Jackman

Some Extent

Some in journalism consider themselves apart from and to some extent above the people they purport to serve.

- Brit Hume

Vague Properly

Usually it is uses of words, not words in themselves, that are properly called vague.

- J. L. Austin

How Depends

It all depends on how we look at things, and not how they are in themselves.

- Carl Jung

Think I Think

I think my numbers speak for themselves.

- Jack Youngblood

Artist Able

It's only when an artist becomes a master that they are fully able to express themselves.

- Carolina Kostner

Someone Loves

Know this, if someone has cheated on you who truly loves you, they have hurt themselves as much as they have hurt you.

- Jada Pinkett Smith

Genes Made

Genes themselves are made of bits.

- James Gleick

Help Patients

Patients have the right to help themselves.

- James Heywood

Friendship Rare

The rare few, who, early in life have rid themselves of the friendship of the many.

- James Whistler

Back About

When actors talk about research, they're just patting themselves on the back.

- Jason Patric

Government Then

If you present good government, then elections look after themselves.

- Jay Weatherill

Most Masters

Most novices picture themselves as masters - and are content with the picture. This is why there are so few masters.

- Jean Toomer

Blame Sometimes

People who are angry at themselves sometimes blame others.

- Jeanne Phillips

Right Move

It takes people to move crowds in the right direction, crowds by themselves just stand around and mutter.

- Drew Curtis

Exist Other

Teenagers only have to focus on themselves - its not until we get older that we realize that other people exist.

- Jennifer Lawrence

Love Hate

Many people love in themselves what they hate in others.

- E. F. Schumacher

Big Big Way

People really saw themselves in a big way in Elian Gonzalez's story.

- Jennine Capó Crucet

Children Lose

Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder.

- Eberhard Arnold

Death Looking

People are scared to death and they're looking for something beyond themselves.

- Jerry B. Jenkins

Some Reconcile

Some colors reconcile themselves to one another, others just clash.

- Edvard Munch

Men Think

All men think all men mortal, but themselves.

- Edward Young

Think Mean

People who are mean or unkind or rigid - think about it - cannot laugh at themselves.

- Eileen Brennan

Job Bring

My job is to bring out in people what they wouldn't dare do themselves.

- Karl Lagerfeld

Admire Destroy

I admire people who destroy themselves.

- Karl Lagerfeld

Houses Need

People surround themselves in their houses with things they don't really need, that they have to dust all the time.

- Elsa Peretti

Social May

Social distinctions concern themselves ultimately with whom you may and may not marry.

- Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould

Sad Proud

Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.

- Emily Bronte

Hard Women Are

Women are hard on themselves.

- Emily VanCamp

Propaganda Does

Propaganda does not deceive people; it merely helps them to deceive themselves.

- Eric Hoffer

Feel Good About

People who produce good results feel good about themselves.

- Ken Blanchard

Shy Expressing

The Scottish are not shy when it comes to expressing themselves.

- Ken Stott


Mistakes in themselves are unavoidable.

- Ernest Mandel

Deal Little Bit

If people can't deal with their problems, they numb themselves a little bit.

- Kevin Nealon

Great Sell

Great products sell themselves.

- Kevin Systrom

Mirror See

Shadows cannot see themselves in the mirror of the sun.

- Evita Peron

Only Determine

The people themselves, and only the people, determine the rhythm of our fight.

- Federica Montseny

Equal Artists

All artists are equal when they are themselves.

- Federico Fellini

Important Goes

It's important to let kids be themselves and to let them make mistakes. Self-discovery goes a long way.

- Kristin Cavallari