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 : 29
Success Lowly

Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.

- Ambrose Bierce

Mind Keep

I try to keep an open mind but I'm so tired of the mediocrity.

- Clea Duvall

Famous Take

Fame can take interesting men and thrust mediocrity upon them.

- David Bowie


Media, the plural of mediocrity.

- Jimmy Breslin

Know Root

Do you know what the root of mediation is? Mediocrity!

- Joe Jamail

Best Politician

We shouldn't accept mediocrity as the best a politician can do.

- Joe Manchin

Road I Am

The way that I am now, I don't want to accept mediocrity. I don't want to accept the easy road.

- Joe Nichols

Genius Talk

Mediocrity can talk, but it is for genius to observe.

- Benjamin Disraeli

Last Refuge

Good behavior is the last refuge of mediocrity.

- Henry S. Haskins

Enjoyment Only

Only mediocrity of enjoyment is allowed to man.

- Hugh Blair

Me About

Everything about mediocrity kills me.

- Ivanka Trump

Things Tendency

The tendency of democracies is, in all things, to mediocrity.

- James F. Cooper

Think I Think

I think we live in an age of increasing mediocrity.

- Dick Cavett

Always Would

Mediocrity would always win by force of numbers, but it would win only more mediocrity.

- Ellen Glasgow

Jealousy Genius

Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.

- Fulton J. Sheen

Very Badly

I react very badly when mediocrity throws a tantrum of entitlement.

- Lee Siegel

Dying Away

All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.

- Scott Alexander


Renouncement: the heroism of mediocrity.

- Natalie Clifford Barney

Art Alike

Any sort of pretension induces mediocrity in art and life alike.

- Margot Fonteyn

Artist Twitter

If you're an artist and you're on Twitter, you are doomed to mediocrity.

- Maria Semple

Atom Atom Bomb

The present reeks of mediocrity and the atom bomb.

- Rene Magritte

Sin Only

The only sin is mediocrity.

- Martha Graham

Horror Rising

I have a horror of not rising above mediocrity.

- Robert Baldwin


Mediocrity is underrated.

- Mary-Louise Parker

Genius Republic

In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.

- Robert Green Ingersoll

Always Trusted

Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.

- Max Beerbohm

Excellence Go

When you have had a taste of excellence, you cannot go back to mediocrity.

- Maximillian Degenerez

Only Another

Malice is only another name for mediocrity.

- Patrick Kavanagh

Gratitude Sign

It's a sign of mediocrity when you demonstrate gratitude with moderation.

- Roberto Benigni