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criticism Quotes

14 of the best book quotes about criticism
  1. #1
    “As soon as you concern yourself with the “good” and “bad” of your fellows, you create an opening in your heart for maliciousness to enter. Testing, competing with, and criticizing others weakens and defeats you.”
  2. #2
    “I remembered something my friend Jo likes to say whenever any of her friends are criticizing themselves. ‘Hey. That’s my best friend you’re talking about like that.‘”
  3. #3
    “When we judge or criticize another person, it says nothing about that person; it merely says something about our own need to be critical.”
  4. #4
    “Conflict with and hostile criticism from loved ones increase our self-doubts and create a sense of helplessness, classic triggers for depression. We need validation from our loved ones. Researchers say that marital distress raises the risk for depression tenfold!”
  5. #5
    “If you ask enough people, you’ll find someone who will disagree with the majority and give those nervous about risk a way out.”
  6. #6
    “Promise yourself to give so much time to the improvement of yourself that you have no time to criticize others.”
  7. #7
    “On December 14, a high-level delegation from Silicon Valley came to Trump Tower to meet the president-elect, though Trump had repeatedly criticized the tech industry throughout the campaign. Later that afternoon, Trump called Rupert Murdoch, who asked him how the meeting had gone. “Oh, great, just great,” said Trump. “Really, really good. These guys really need my help. Obama was not very favorable to them, too much regulation. This is really an opportunity for me to help them.” “Donald,” said Murdoch, “for eight years these guys had Obama in their pocket. They practically ran the administration. They don’t need your help.”
  1. #8
    “On December 14, a high-level delegation from Silicon Valley came to Trump Tower to meet the president-elect, though Trump had repeatedly criticized the tech industry throughout the campaign. Later that afternoon, Trump called Rupert Murdoch, who asked him how the meeting had gone. “Oh, great, just great,” said Trump. “Really, really good. These guys really need my help. Obama was not very favorable to them, too much regulation. This is really an opportunity for me to help them.” “Donald,” said Murdoch, “for eight years these guys had Obama in their pocket. They practically ran the administration. They don’t need your help.”
  2. #9
    “Some were too young to fight and became the stay-at-homes, feeling perhaps that the Great Event of their generation had passed them by. Some were pacifists and denounced the senseless killing created by production line warfare. This group of young artists, most of them born between 1895 and 1900, would become known as the Lost Generation.”
  3. #10
    “The buildings are made of fieldstone and all the windows need washing.”
  4. #11
    “The way I see it, critics get to say what they want to about my work, so why shouldn’t I be able to say what I want to about theirs?”
  5. #12
    “A hallmark of a healthy creative culture is that its people feel free to share ideas, opinions, and criticisms. Lack of candor, if unchecked, ultimately leads to dysfunctional environments.”
  6. #13
    “Those who have no understanding of the political world around them have no right to criticize or complain.”
  7. #14
    “The hushing of the criticism of honest opponents is a dangerous thing.”

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Grace Goes to Washington book
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Champions of Change book
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Corazon Aquino book
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Who Is Ruth Bader Ginsburg? book
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Elizabeth Warren's Big, Bold Plans book
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