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Cynicism Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Cynicism

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Anything that has cynicism to it and that's jaded is smutty.
- Sandra Bernhard

I read some of my stories recently and thought,
'How in the hell did I get away with that?' I had some
really raw cynicism in some of them.
- Carl Barks

I don't think you lead by pessimism and cynicism.
I think you lead by optimism and enthusiasm and energy.
- Patricia Ireland

It's a good time to be making movies,
despite the cynicism people have about Hollywood.
- Rob Morrow

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We can destroy ourselves by cynicism and disillusion,
just as effectively as by bombs.
- Kenneth Clark

If you're sick and tired of the politics of cynicism
and polls and principles,
come and join this campaign.
- George W. Bush

The nature of journalism has been the enemy of idealism
and the source of cynicism among American reporters
and editors throughout our history.
- Richard Harwood


 

This isn't really a convention, This is really an infomercial.
And every night we'll have a different infomercial
and people view it with a certain level of cynicism.
- Susan Estrich

In the end, that's what this election is about.
Do we participate in a politics of cynicism or a politics of hope?
- Barack Obama

Irony differentiates.
Cynicism never does.
- Paul Horgan

It is only the cynicism that is born of success that
is penetrating and valid.
- George Jean Nathan

People have moved beyond apathy, beyond skepticism into deep cynicism.
- Elliot Richardson

Cynicism is the humour of hatred.
- Herbert Beerbohm

You know what the critics are.
If you tell the truth they only say you're cynical
and it does an author no good to get a reputation for cynicism.
- W. Somerset Maugham

Nevertheless, I resist cynicism and continue to believe
in the possibilities for genuine democracy.
- William Greider

Cynicism is the intellectual cripple's substitute for intelligence.
- Russell Lynes

I don't think I have one iota of cynicism about acting.
- Donald Sutherland

Cynicism is intellectual dandyism.
- George Meredith

I have no cynicism at all.
- Antony Sher

For a poet to depict a poet in poetry is a hazardous experiment;
in regarding one's own trade a sense of humour and
a little wholesome cynicism are not amiss.
- Edward Dowden

Optimism with some experience behind it is much more
energizing than plain old experience with a certain degree of cynicism.
- Twyla Tharp

You have no values. With you its all nihilism,
cynicism, sarcasm, and orgasm.
- the Woody Allen movie Deconstructing Harry

The cynicism that you have is not your real soul.
- Yoko Ono

My level of cynicism about the reasons that took us
to war against Iraq remain just as well-developed as they were before I went.
- Ted Koppel

Cynicism is humor in ill health.
- H. G. Wells

Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth.
- Lillian Hellman

I don't think you can ever be ahead of your time with
cynicism about that subject.
No, I don't think it was ahead of its time.
I think it was very much a product of its time.
- Joe Dante

The only deadly sin I know is cynicism.
- Henry L. Stimson

Most cynics are really crushed romantics:
they've been hurt,
they're sensitive, and their cynicism is a shell that's protecting this tiny,
dear part in them that's still alive.
- Jeff Bridges

Cynicism is intellectual treason.
- Norman Cousins

I am most proud of my integrity and least proud of my cynicism.
- Chloe Sevigny

The worst cynicism: a belief in luck.
- Joyce Carol Oates

I think a lot of cynicism has dropped away from my
shoulders since I stopped drinking.
- Graham Coxon

Cynicism is tough.
A cynic's point of view is really pitiful.
I derive pleasure out of a lot of things in life.
As long as I'm fairly healthy, it's hard to stay dismal for very long.
- Shawn Colvin

I think there ought to be a club in which preachers
and journalists could come together and have the sentimentalism
of the one matched with the cynicism of the other.
That ought to bring them pretty close to the truth.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

Another cause for the increase in alienation and cynicism
is a feeling that too many policy decisions that affect
individuals have been taken out of any system that
has accountability or that they can influence.
- Robert Teeter

Reforming public education, cutting property taxes,
fixing adult and child protective services and funding
our budget can all occur when Democrats and Republicans
engage in consensus and cooperation -
not cynicism and combat.
- Rick Perry

I think we too often make choices based on the safety of cynicism,
and what we're lead to is a life not fully lived.
Cynicism is fear, and it's worse than fear -
it's active disengagement.
- Ken Burns

Life is not an easy matter...
You cannot live through it without falling into frustration
and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea
which raises you above personal misery,
above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.
- Leon Trotsky

And introduce an element of cynicism and darkness into
it and just realize that we're all vulnerable.
We are humans.
There is a finite end to this life and we're all going
to face it and a little silliness can help.
- Alan Thicke

Laugh when you can,
apologize when you should,
and let go of what you can't change.
Life's too short to be anything... but happy.
- Anonymous

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz)

The trouble is,
if you don't risk anything,
you risk even more.
- Erica Jong

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever,
even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis de Sales

You go against yourself when you
judge or blame yourself for anything
- don Miguel Ruiz

Is freedom anything else than the right
to live as we wish? Nothing else.
- Epictetus

If patience is worth anything,
it must endure to the end of time.
And a living faith will last
in the midst of the blackest storm.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Anger is an acid that can do more harm
to the vessel in which it is stored
than to anything on which it is poured.
- Mark Twain

Never say or do anything you wouldn't want
to be the last thing you ever said or did.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do not wish to be anything but what you are,
and try to be that perfectly.
- St. Francis De Sales

A man is truly ethical only when he obeys
the compulsion to help all life which he is able to assist,
and shrinks from injuring anything that lives.
- Albert Schweitzer

If you love it enough, anything will talk with you.
- George Washington Carver

We can do anything we want to
if we stick to it long enough.
- Helen Keller

You can do anything you put your mind to.
- Anonymous

If you don't risk anything, you risk even more.
- Erica Jong

Progress is impossible without change,
and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
- George Bernard Shaw

I am an optimist.
It does not seem too much use being anything else.
- Winston Churchill

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing,
we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger,
but jump in and scramble through as well as we can.
- Robert Cushing

The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.
- Gilbert (G. K.) Chesterton

You will never do anything in this world without courage.
It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
- James Allen

Never do anything against conscience
even if the state demands it.
- Albert Einstein

Anything Is Possible.
- Anonymous

The world is not dangerous because of those who do harm
but because of those who look at it without doing anything.
- Albert Einstein

A sin is anything you do which goes against yourself
- don Miguel Ruiz

Anyone who has never made a mistake,
has never tried anything new.
- Albert Einstein

Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants,
and to serve them one's self?
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can have anything you want in life if you
just help enough other people get what they want.
- Zig Ziglar

Service to others is only noble when is is a choice
- a free-will gift.
Anything done out of a sense of obligation
or responsibility or duty becomes a burden
rather than a spiritual empowerment.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can't do anything about the length of your life,
but you can do something about its width and depth.
- Evan Esar

The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white.
Neither need you do anything but be yourself.
- Lao Tzu


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