Quotes: complaining

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  • Already the writers are complaining that there is too much freedom. They need some pressure. The worse your daily life, the better your art. If you have to be careful because of oppression and censorship, this pressure produces diamonds.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    Be grateful for what you have and stop complaining - it bores everybody else, does you no good, and doesn't solve any problems.
  • François Fénelon
    François Fénelon
    French Writer 1651-1715
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    Had we not faults of our own, we should take less pleasure in complaining of others.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    I will not be as those who spend the day in complaining of headache, and the night in drinking the wine that gives it.
  • Jeff Raskin
    Jeff Raskin
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    Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining.
  • Sir William Temple
    Sir William Temple
    British Diplomat, Essayist 1628-1699
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    Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed.
  • Antoine Rivarol
    Antoine Rivarol
    French journalist 1753-1801
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    Man spends his life in reasoning on the past, in complaining of the present, in fearing future.
  • One actor in my life is enough, and that's me. With actors, it's too easy to go into this world of complaining. Someone will always be better, richer, more loved, do more work. Those dynamics don't interest me.
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen Hawking
    English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director 1942-2018
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    People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
    Source: The Guardian (27 september 2005)
  • Lord Jeffrey
    Lord Jeffrey
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    The tendency to whining and complaining may be taken as the surest sign symptom of little souls and inferior intellects.
  • Laurence Sterne
    Laurence Sterne
    British author 1713-1768
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    We lose the right of complaining sometimes, by denying something, but this often triples its force.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    When a person finds themselves predisposed to complaining about how little they are regarded by others, let them reflect how little they have contributed to the happiness of others.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    When any anxiety or gloom of the mind takes hold of you, make it a rule not to publish it by complaining; but exert yourselves to hide it, and by endeavoring to hide it you drive it away.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
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    Women get scrutinized based on appearance far more than men. And look, I speak from experience here. When I wear a bad outfit on the air, I get viewer e-mail complaining about it. A lot of e-mail. Seriously.
  • You don't make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.
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