Criticism Of Others Quotes by Dale Carnegie, Theodore Roosevelt, Leonardo da Vinci, Muriel Spark, Fulton J. Sheen, Agapi Stassinopoulos and many others.
Criticism of others is futile and if you indulge in it often you should be warned that it can be fatal to your career.
It is not the critic who counts
If on your own or by the criticism of others you discover error in your work, correct it then and there; otherwise in exposing your work to the public, you will expose your error also.
People who quoted the Scriptures in criticism of others were terrible bores and usually they misapplied the text. One could prove anything against anyone from the Bible.
Criticism of others is thus an oblique form of self-commendation. We think we make the picture hang straight on our wall by telling our neighbors that all his pictures are crooked.
We are all born with an open heart, but at some point as we are growing up, things happen in our lives where we start to shut down, like rejection, not fitting in, wanting approval, judgments, comparisons, and criticism of others.
After all, one knows one’s weak points so well, that it’s rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others.
It is not the critic who counts…The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena.
Analyses of others are actually expressions of our own needs and values
When we judge or criticize another person, it says nothing about that person; it merely says something about our own need to be critical.
To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing and be nothing.
Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots.
A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but, one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.
One mustn’t criticize other people on grounds where he can’t stand perpendicular himself
I love America more than any other country in the world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
The individual who fears the criticism of others is no different from the one who seeks their praise. Both are shadow figures, fading into the landscape, lacking the will to act for themselves.
So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who knew neither victory nor defeat.