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Total Quotes : 82
Think Lot

I was introverted, shy. But if you win a lot you need to be extroverted, or they'll think you're arrogant.

- Alberto Tomba

Think Want

Being British, I don't want to be all paranoid and arrogant and think people are looking at me because, really, I'm nothing.

- Alexa Chung

Woman Give

Confidence in a bloke would be arrogance in a woman. For years, I didn't give interviews because I was scared of people judging me or thinking I was arrogant.

- Alice Lowe

Me Give

For years, I didn't give interviews because I was scared of people judging me or thinking I was arrogant.

- Alice Lowe

Right Like

The public's got it right, a lot of NBA stars are arrogant and like to spend lots of money and have lots of girlfriends and all that.

- Andrew Bogut

More Took

I was a solipsist and a narcissist and much too arrogant. I have a lot more compassion now, but it took a long time.

- Andrew Sarris

Himself Impose

A conductor can't be too arrogant with an orchestra and try to impose himself too much.

- Anthony Hopkins

Would Anyone

I hope I would not be so arrogant as to doubt anyone's religion or belief.

- Anthony Hopkins

Pretty Very

They're very nationalistic the French - or they used to be. Very insular. Pretty arrogant.

- Arthur Boyd

Will Holy

God will never direct us to be prideful, arrogant and unforgiving, immoral or slothful or full of fear. We step into these things because we are insensitive to the leadership of the Holy Spirit within us.

- Charles Stanley

McDonald Would

It would be arrogant of us for me to say everything at McDonald's is perfect.

- Charlie Bell

Bad Teams

In the bad old days, captains were not good leaders. They didn't build teams; they were arrogant and autocratic.

- Chesley Sullenberger

Need Beholder

For one thing, you need a lot of self-confidence to be on the top of your field. There are times probably where I appear to be over-confident or arrogant. It's really in the eye of the beholder.

- Chevy Chase

Made Vain

There are people out there who hate me and who say I'm arrogant, vain, and whatever. That's all part of my success. I am made to be the best.

- Cristiano Ronaldo

Thought College

I was no scholar in college, and was arrogant about what I thought.

- Cynthia Voigt

Discover Poetic

The eyes of a poet discover in each person a unique and irreplaceable humanity. While arrogant intellect seeks to control and manipulate the world, the poetic spirit bows with reverence before its mysteries.

- Daisaku Ikeda

Young Were

We were young, we were foolish, we were arrogant, but we were right.

- Daniel Ellsberg

Door Beginning

The funniest thing happened in one of my first scenes. In the beginning Emma was really arrogant and punk and in every scene she would slam the door when she walked in or out.

- Dannii Minogue

Guy Nicest

Brian Cox is the nicest guy, but he's so arrogant.

- Danny Boyle

Selfish Me

Selfish, arrogant people drive me crazy.

- Joanna Krupa

Some Delivering

There are more pompous, arrogant, self-centered, mediocre-type people running corporate America who should be sent out on some postal route delivering mail.

- Joe Jamail

Never Impatient

I never went to university. I'm self-educated. I didn't go because I was too impatient, too arrogant.

- John Banville

Humble Mind

The landscape painter must walk in the fields with a humble mind. No arrogant man was ever permitted to see Nature in all her beauty.

- John Constable

More Times

Often times, the more power and prestige a person achieves, the more arrogant a person can become.

- John Ensign

Think Pretty

I guess I'm reasonably confident in all honesty. But I definitely don't think I'm arrogant. I'm pretty down to earth, I mean I'm genuinely down to earth.

- John Key

Thought Always

I've always thought that we, as human beings, would be naive and arrogant to pretend that we're the only life form in the galaxy.

- Jonathan Frakes

Think I Think

Please don't call me arrogant, but I'm European champion and I think I'm a special one.

- Jose Mourinho

Been Very

I believe that the American administration of Iraq has been arrogant, has pursued policies that are illegal in international law and has been ignorant and incompetent. I said this very forthrightly to the senators.

- Juan Cole

Image Very

I was spoiled and I was arrogant. I was very demanding, had an overblown image of who I was and got a reputation for being difficult. And rightfully so.

- Judge Reinhold

Maybe Might

Not trying to be arrogant, but if I walked down the street and a girl saw me, she might take a look back because maybe I'm good-looking, right?

- Justin Bieber

Going Gotta

You going to call me arrogant for believing in myself? Come on! It's a competitive sport. Rappin' is the closest thing to boxing. Jay-Z said that. You gotta fight every day.

- Astro

Play Away

People are usually scared of me because of the arrogant character I play. They stare at me with fear that I might just scold them and often run away from me.

- Barun Sobti

Like Read

I'm not intelligent. I'm not arrogant. I'm just like the people who read my books. I used to have a jazz club, and I made the cocktails and I made the sandwiches. I didn't want to become a writer - it just happened.

- Haruki Murakami

BMW Porsche

Porsche and BMW drivers are arrogant.

- Carroll Shelby

Thought Some

Even before I got on 'SNL' I assumed I would do some type of sitcom; I kind of thought that was how I would start. I don't mean to sound arrogant - I just thought I would be best suited to the form.

- Casey Wilson

Shy Shy People

That's the poisoned chalice: when you're shy, people assume you're arrogant.

- Catherine Tate

Humble Taught

I was taught to be respectful and humble as a boy, and especially not arrogant.

- Diego Godin

Reflection Like

There's something so arrogant about us creating robots that are more and more human-looking or acting. It's like we're playing God. Let's create something that's a reflection of us, but it's inferior.

- Jeff Lemire

Skills German

There is nothing false or arrogant about German pride in German technical and business skills.

- Douglas Hurd

Trying Give

I feel arrogant trying to give people advice.

- Jeremy Irvine

Think Living

It might be arrogant to think that we're the only living creations in all of the solar systems that there are. Space is so vast.

- Jeri Ryan

More Other

There's nothing more arrogant or conceited than youth, and there's nothing other than machinery that can replace youth.

- Elliott Gould

Imagine Take

One must be arrogant, indeed, to imagine that one can take everything in one's hand and know everything!

- Emile Zola

Bad Russian

In Russian, ambition is a bad word. It's arrogant.

- Eugene Shvidler

Mind Want

I don't mind rude people. I want people that I can make money with, so if their executional abilities are good, and they're arrogant and rude, I don't care.

- Kevin O'Leary


I can be arrogant, I can be insufferable.

- Kurt Sutter

Pain Suffering

Moral evil is the immorality and pain and suffering and tragedy that come because we choose to be selfish, arrogant, uncaring, hateful and abusive.

- Lee Strobel

Perfect Considers

An arrogant person considers himself perfect. This is the chief harm of arrogance. It interferes with a person's main task in life - becoming a better person.

- Leo Tolstoy

Activity Which

Somehow in the 20th Century an idea has developed that music is an activity or skill which is not comprehensible to the man in the street. This is an arrogant assertion and not necessarily a true one.

- Gavin Bryars

Very Ease

I was trying to be very at ease in this arrogant person, and very worldly, but something human came into the part. I hate to say that. I wanted to be totally worldly.

- Leslie Caron

Always Individual

If anyone gets arrogant about their religion, that's when the religion isn't effective anymore. Any decent religion or any decent philosophy is always about tolerance and individual freedom, not about harm.

- Liam Cunningham

Brilliant Tunes

He is not in the least arrogant. The last album was written in a room in Sussex. He was like a mad professor, spending all day writing and then coming out with brilliant tunes.

- Linda McCartney

Deep Knock

To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is a deep delight of the blood.

- George Santayana

Deaf Voices

The court today, just as in 1776, is deaf to the voices of the people and their repeated entreaties: they have become arrogant, contemptuous, highhanded, and literal despots.

- George Wallace

Election Allow

The political lesson of Watergate is this: Never again must America allow an arrogant, elite guard of political adolescents to by-pass the regular party organization and dictate the terms of a national election.

- Gerald R. Ford

Me Accuse

People accuse me of being arrogant all the time. I'm not arrogant, I'm focused.

- Russell Crowe

Architects Were

If architects weren't arrogant, they wouldn't be architects. I don't know a modest good architect.

- Philip Johnson

Most Ever

Pete Rose is the most likable arrogant person I've ever met.

- Mike Schmidt

Extraordinary How

You know how arrogant the French are - extraordinary.

- Gordon Ramsay

I Am Say

I am a little - I won't say arrogant - self-assured.

- Priyanka Chopra


I wanted to be a writer from my early teenage years, but I never told anyone. Writers, in my opinion, were god-like creatures, and to say I was striving to be a writer would be incredibly arrogant.

- Tim Cahill

Love Would

I would really love to work with Paul McCartney. Isn't that arrogant?

- Tina Weymouth

Will Like

I am arrogant enough to know that I am a good actor and people will like me for my work.

- Ranbir Kapoor

Proud Vain

It sounds cliched, but superheroes can be lonely, vain, arrogant and proud. Often they overcome these human frailties for the greater good.

- Tom Hiddleston

Sure Architect

As an architect, you cannot be so arrogant as to say you are 100% sure about what you do.

- Renzo Piano

Shy Actually

I'm not shy in the spotlight. I might seem austere and even arrogant, but far from it, I'm actually shy.

- Riccardo Muti

Be Careful

I try to be careful about wording. One of the things I've tried to combat in my blog is the notion that journalists are arrogant and unconcerned with the readership.

- Nicholas D. Kristof

Music Ever

It sounds really arrogant, but my music's my favourite music ever. I prefer it to anyone else's.

- Richard D. James

Kid Figure

I was a controversial figure on my reservation when I was a kid. I was mouthy and opinionated and arrogant. Nothing has changed.

- Sherman Alexie

Think I Think

To say you want to be a director is to risk sounding obnoxious, pretentious, arrogant, and I think women are more fearful of sounding that way than men are.

- Nicole Holofcener

Arrogance Think

The French have the reputation of being arrogant. I don't think it's arrogance but a certain authenticity.

- Simon Baker

More About

No one is more arrogant toward women, more aggressive or scornful, than the man who is anxious about his virility.

- Simone de Beauvoir

Green Which

The attempts to command the climate and decide about the temperature on our planet are wrong and arrogant. I wrote a book about it which was published in English under the title 'Blue Planet in Green Shackles.'

- Vaclav Klaus

Lot Hits

Not to be arrogant, but I have a lot of hits, so my phone stay ringing, but it's consistent.

- Rico Love

Think I Think

I've seen pictures of me, and I look mean and arrogant. That's how I felt on the inside. I think now, 'Is that really me?'

- Victoria Pendleton

Think Might

People who act the most arrogant often are the most insecure, and they just can't even begin to accept the possibility that they might not be as good as they think they are.

- Matt McGorry

People Them

Nobody's just arrogant. I've met people who are embattled and dismissive, but when you get to know them, you find that they're vulnerable - that that hauteur or standoffishiness is because they're pedaling furiously underneath.

- Matthew Macfadyen

Down Turned

I was 24 when I was offered 'Doomwatch.' There was an option for a further series, and I turned it down. It is a wonderfully glorious thing to be unknowingly arrogant.

- Robert Powell

Lives Foreigners

Apartheid - both petty and grand - is obviously evil. Nothing can justify the arrogant assumption that a clique of foreigners has the right to decide on the lives of a majority.

- Steven Biko

Race Big

I would just say that nobody could do what I do unless you had a big ego. It's the only way you can really put it. You have to be arrogant enough to challenge the arrogance of the human race.

- Paul Watson

Politics Include

A politics that is not sensitive to the concerns and circumstances of people's lives, a politics that does not speak to and include people, is an intellectually arrogant politics that deserves to fail.

- Paul Wellstone

Humble Be Humble

You have to know when to be arrogant. You have to when to be humble. You have to know when to be hard and you have to know when to be soft.

- Talib Kweli