Enter one or two keywords to search these Relationship Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Home  |  Love Quotes  |  Sister Quotes  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Quotes about Shortcomings
by Victoria Moran

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

Related topics: Love Friendship Relationship Family Romantic

Many people excuse their own faults
but judge other persons harshly.
We should reverse this attitude
by excusing others' shortcomings
and by harshly examining our own.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Hypocrisy is a value that I think has been embraced by the Republican Party.
We get lectured by people all day long about moral
values by people who have their own moral shortcomings.
- Howard Dean

I am not blind to the shortcomings of our own people.
- Mary Harris Jones

 

It is always well to accept your own shortcomings with
candor but to regard those of your friends with polite incredulity.
- Russell Lynes

Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought,
and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe,
an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory.
- Emily Post

I have many shortcomings.
I feel very lucky to have been able to have what I've had.
- Joshua Lederberg

Please sign-up for my free Daily Inspiration email. Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

A brother who recognizes that we have shortcomings,
we, in the struggle, have faults, and that he wanted
to reconcile differences.
- Louis Farrakhan

Look at the United States today.
We have made mistakes in the past.
We have had shortcomings.
We shall make mistakes in the future and fall short of our own best hopes.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

It didn't take long to recognise the shortcomings of
the Soviet regime and to see the values of the free world.
- Garry Kasparov

And I believe we need heroes, I believe we need certain
people who we can measure our own shortcomings by.
- Richard Attenborough

The ability of discerning high quality unavoidably
implies the ability of identifying shortcomings.
- Edsger Dijkstra

The man who cannot endure to have his errors and shortcomings
brought to the surface and made known,
but tries to hide them, is unfit to walk the highway of truth.
- James Allen

You have to look at the discrepancy between what you
hoped and imagined and the reality of yourself and all your shortcomings.
- Richard Grant

The only laugh that man will ever get in his life is
by stripping and showing off his shortcomings.
- David Niven

We live in a constant fear that our shortcomings will be exposed to family,
to friends and to the world.
- Keith Miller

It was irritating to have one's physical shortcomings
pointed out quite so plainly twice in one evening,
once by a beautiful girl and once by a dying badger.
- Tom Holt

Nothing is more cheerful than talking
about our friends' shortcomings.
- Mason Cooley

One of my few shortcomings is that I can't predict the future.
- Lars Ulrich

No shortcomings of other people cause us to be more
intolerant than those which are caricatures of our own.
- Franz Grillparzer

A woman may have a witty tongue or a stinging pen but
she will never laugh at her own individual shortcomings.
- Irvin S. Cobb

Never underestimate the capacity of another human being
to have exactly the same shortcomings you have.
- Leigh Steinberg

Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing
our parents' shortcomings.
- Laurence J. Peter

The Arab representatives and their followers were not
interested in the persecuted millions throughout the world;
they were fixed on a political agenda that distracted
the world from their own serious shortcomings in the human-rights department.
- Jack Schwartz

Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for
any length of time on my own shortcomings,
they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless,
rather engaging little things, not at all like the
staring defects in other people's characters.
- Margaret Halsey

For eleven months and maybe about twenty days each year,
we concentrate upon the shortcomings of others,
but for a few days at the turn of the New Year we look at our own.
It is a good habit.
- Arthur H. Sulzberger

Even as we enumerate their shortcomings,
the rigor of raising children ourselves makes clear
to us our mothers' incredible strength.
We fear both.
If they are not strong, who will protect us? If they are not imperfect,
how can we equal them?
- Anna Quindlen

It may be true, that men, who are mere mathematicians,
have certain specific shortcomings, but that is not
the fault of mathematics,
for it is equally true of every other exclusive occupation.
- Carl Friedrich Gauss

History proves that all dictatorships,
all authoritarian forms of government are transient.
Only democratic systems are not transient.
Whatever the shortcomings, mankind has not devised anything superior.
- Vladimir Putin

Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings,
they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless,
rather engaging little things, not at all like the
staring defects in other people's characters.
- Margaret Halsey

The Pilgrim and the Puritan whom we honor tonight were
men who did a great deal of work in the world.
They had their faults and their - shortcomings,
but they were not slothful in business and they were most fervent in spirit.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

The Committee's review of a series of intelligence shortcomings,
to include intelligence prior to 9/11 and the pre-war intelligence on Iraq,
clearly reveal how vital a diverse intelligence workforce
is to our national security.
- Jane Harman

To such idle talk it might further be added:
that whenever a certain exclusive occupation is coupled
with specific shortcomings,
it is likewise almost certainly divorced from certain other shortcomings.
- Carl Friedrich Gauss

CALM IN CHAOS
In the midst of the flurry - clarity.
In the midst of the storm - calm.
In the midst of divided interests - certainty.
In the many roads - a certain choice.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is defined more by its contrasts than its samenesses;
Life is defined more by its risks than the many securities.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Truth is not defined by
how many people believe something.
Ask. Question. Think.
Decide - for yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have the right to love many people at once
and to change my prince often.
- Anais Nin

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times,
always with the same person.
- Germaine Greer

Just because it's true, I say as often as I can
in as many ways as I can form, "I sure love you."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I hear many people talk about their longing for a balanced life.
What I think they are really expressing
is a desire for a life with less pressure.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is like dancing.
If we have a big floor, many people will dance.
Some will get angry when the rhythm changes.
But life is changing all the time.
- don Miguel Ruiz

We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.
- Henry David Thoreau

Many societies have educated their male children
on the simple device of teaching them not to be women.
- Margaret Mead

However many holy words you read, however many you speak,
what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
- The Buddha

There are not many things in life
so beautiful as true friendship,
and not many things more uncommon.
- Anonymous

Each man's life touches so many other lives.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

Many persons have a wrong idea of
what constitutes true happiness.
It is not attained through self-gratification
but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
- Helen Keller

The trouble with the world is not
that people know too little,
but that they know so many things that ain't so.
- Mark Twain

There are many answers you have received
but have not yet heard.
- A Course In Miracles

Many people love in themselves what they hate in others.
- E. F. Schumacher

As many raindrops join to form a great river of water,
many souls join their highest intent to form
the river of evolved consciousness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

After climbing a great hill,
one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
- Nelson Mandela

Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head,
and knows not that it brings abundance
to drive away the hunger.
- Saint Basil

Misery nourishes your ego -
that's why you see so many miserable people in the world.
The basic, central point is the ego.
- Osho

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize
how close they were to success when they gave up.
- Thomas Edison

Too many people spend money they haven't earned,
to buy things they don't want,
to impress people they don't like.
- Will Rogers

How many legs does a dog have
if you call the tail a leg? Four.
Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
- Abraham Lincoln

There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere,
and many of us will have to pass
through the valley of the shadow of death
again and again before we reach
the mountaintop of our desires.
- Nelson Mandela

Celebration has many different outfits
but she always wears the same beautiful dancing shoes.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

And as he spoke of understanding,
I looked up and saw the rainbow leap
with flames of many colors over me.
- Black Elk

Too many people overvalue what they are not,
and undervalue what they are.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

In the midst of the flurry - clarity.
In the midst of the storm - calm.
In the midst of divided interests - certainty.
In the many roads - a certain choice.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Cowards die many times before their deaths;
The valiant never taste of death but once.
- William Shakespeare

Many men go fishing all of their lives
without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
- Henry David Thoreau

Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts of life
are not only not indispensable,
but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
- Henry David Thoreau

The fox has many tricks.
The hedgehog has but one.
But that is the best of all.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
- Publilius Syrus

A man can fail many times,
but he isn't a failure until
he begins to blame somebody else.
- John Burroughs

All the great things are simple,
and many can be expressed in a single word:
freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
- Winston Churchill

I have spent many years of my life in opposition,
and I rather like the role.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Why, sometimes I've believed as many as
six impossible things before breakfast.
- Lewis Carroll


Thank you for visiting: Quotes about Shortcomings by Victoria Moran.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Relationship Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Love and Relationship Quotes


Find Quotes by Author



Read about copyright, terms of use, contact information, and more.