Quotes tagged with criticism (201 quotes found)

Winston S. Churchill
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
Paula Abdul
Constructive criticism is about finding something good and positive to soften the blow to the real critique of what really went on.
Positive  good  criticism  # 3530
Jill Abramson
In one's relationship with dogs and with a newsroom, a generous amount of praise and encouragement goes much better than criticism.
Goes  criticism  dogs  # 4421
Yolanda Adams
You have to take criticism with a grain of salt because you're never going to please everybody.
Everybody  criticism  Please  # 5752
Joseph Addison
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
Against  Except  criticism  # 5885
Eric Alterman
Fox News is nothing if not impressive. No matter how harsh the criticism it endures, the network somehow always manages to prove itself even worse than we had previously imagined.
Matter  Itself  criticism  # 11490
Henri Frederic Amiel
Sympathy is the first condition of criticism.
sympathy  criticism  Condition  # 12379
Paul Thomas Anderson
How do I respond to criticism? Critically. I listen to all criticism critically.
Listen  criticism  Respond  # 13632
Paul Anka
I believe in criticism.
criticism  # 14885
Karen Armstrong
Even before 9/11 I was gripped by a sense of dread: our lack of criticism about what we were doing in the Middle East - the slagging off of a whole religious tradition.
sense  religious  criticism  # 17440
Mary Kay Ash
Sandwich every bit of criticism between two layers of praise.
Bit  criticism  praise  # 18373
Mary Kay Ash
Dare to risk public criticism.
Public  risk  criticism  # 18376
Marvin J. Ashton
Give no time to finding fault of criticism.
time  criticism  Finding  # 18707
Charles Babbage
Perhaps it would be better for science, that all criticism should be avowed.
science  Perhaps  criticism  # 21904
Irving Babbitt
If we are to have such a discipline we must have standards, and to get our standards under existing conditions we must have criticism.
Tom Baker
My capacity as a monk was to passionately believe utter nonsense, and when you're an actor you have to do the same thing. Also, Christianity used to have a lot to do with self-loathing and an acceptance of criticism and things like that which is terribly important for actors.
acceptance  criticism  Capacity  # 24285