Arrogance And Attitude Quotes

Quotes tagged as "arrogance-and-attitude" (showing 1-25 of 25)
Patrick Rothfuss
“My father referred to it as "the finest song ever written for fifteen fingers." He made me play it when I was getting too full of myself and felt I needed humbling. Suffice to say I practice it with fair regularity, sometimes more than once a day.”
Patrick Rothfuss, The Wise Man's Fear

Raheel Farooq
“Consider an achievement accidental if it is not coupled with modesty. Because if the achiever had endeavoured for it, it would certainly have killed their pride.”
Raheel Farooq

Abhijit Naskar
“You are surrounded by ignorance, savagery and fanaticism. You live in a society where everyone thinks he/she knows about everything in the whole universe. If you find yourself among those intellectual idiots, then being good and humble may give rise to doubts in your mind about your own ideas. So, you must first learn to distinguish between real and shallow intellect. Then, as a self- preservation tactic, you need to let your pretence of arrogance grow as big as a Dinosaur, so that the fake intellectuals start to realize their true inferiority in front of you.”
Abhijit Naskar, Love, God & Neurons: Memoir of a scientist who found himself by getting lost

“The boiling water that does not cool down only dries out!”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Abhijit Naskar
“You must hiss at people who intend to undermine your individuality with their false pride and intellectual stupidity. You must frighten them away, lest they should do you harm. Act like you have a lot of venom inside you, but never inject them into anyone.”
Abhijit Naskar, Love, God & Neurons: Memoir of a scientist who found himself by getting lost

Benjamin Hoff
“Now one rather annoying thing about scholars is that they are always using big words that some of us can't understand and one sometimes gets the impression that those intimidating words are there to keep us from understanding. That way the scholars can appear superior, and will not likely be suspected of not knowing something. After all, from the scholarly point of view, it's practically a crime to not know everything.”
Benjamin Hoff, The Tao of Pooh

Abhijit Naskar
“Criticisms of a society filled with fools have no power in them to bother the sage that has emerged from the agonizing fire of misery.”
Abhijit Naskar, Love, God & Neurons: Memoir of a scientist who found himself by getting lost

Kirtida Gautam
“One can perceive me only with his limited vision. A droplet can't perceive the extent of the ocean.

~ Aarush Kashyap”
Kirtida Gautam, #iAm16iCan

Balroop Singh
“Arrogance is the armour of the weak. They are always at war to hide their real self.”
Balroop Singh

“Your lie will cost my trust, your arrogance will cost me.”
Bharath Mamidoju

Noorilhuda
“We, men, who work hard to get somewhere in life, to make something of ourselves in life, to mean something to someone, to have what our ancestors never had.....We, men, who toil for a name, respect, livelihood, who are pitied, mocked all for the love of a woman.....We men who need to have a coherent existence, and oneness of spirit with a single soul; We, sir, do not deserve such an audience as Ms. Adams." - Pritchard's letter”
Noorilhuda

Naomi Novik
“keep your eyes on him, you wretched vainglorious creature,”
Naomi Novik, Crucible of Gold

Soheir Khashoggi
“The arrogance of these people!”
Soheir Khashoggi, Nadia's Song

“There’s a thin line between confidence and arrogance…it’s called humility. Confidence smiles, arrogance smirks..!!”
Aagam Shah

Noorilhuda
“We, men, who work hard to get somewhere in life, to make something of ourselves in life, to mean something to someone, to have what our ancestors never had.....We, men, who toil for a name, respect, livelihood, who are pitied, mocked all for the love of a woman......We men who need to have a coherent existence, and oneness of spirit with a single soul; We, sir, do not deserve such an audience as Ms. Adams. " - Pritchard's letter”
Noorilhuda, The Governess

Stewart Stafford
“Confidence is when you believe in yourself and your abilities, arrogance is when you think you are better than others and act accordingly. You could say that arrogance is false confidence and that the person displaying it is overcompensating for their inner inadequacies.”
Stewart Stafford

Abhijit Naskar
“​Let your pretence of arrogance grow big as a Dinosaur, so that the fake intellectuals start to realize their true inferiority in front of you.”
Abhijit Naskar

Abhijit Naskar
“Do not listen to a single soul, but your own inner voice. Foster your will and make it as wild as possible. Dive deep into the mysterious fathoms of the universe and accomplish your purpose by hook or by crook, even if it means going down to the bottom of the ocean to meet your doom.”
Abhijit Naskar, Love, God & Neurons: Memoir of a scientist who found himself by getting lost

Grant McLachlan
“Never confuse determination with arrogance. Arrogance will look down on you, determination will run over you.”
Grant McLachlan

Abhijit Naskar
“With each drop of tear that we shed in our times of excruciating pain, our brain constructs majestic new cellular connections to aid in the pursuit of our passion - in the pursuit of truth.”
Abhijit Naskar, Love, God & Neurons: Memoir of a scientist who found himself by getting lost

“It takes just a litte attitudinal slip to show a big pride.”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Bangambiki Habyarimana
“Arrogance is the last thing to die”
Bangambiki Habyarimana

“No one is born on Mt. Cleverest.

We all have to travel up there!”
Cass van Krah

“if you think you know all that somebody knows, you shall least know all that somebody knows. If you think you least know all that somebody knows, you shall really know all that somebody knows.”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah