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"You have to remain cool under fire and let criticism roll off you. Good leaders handle conflict easily and bad ones are eaten up by it." - Donald Trump

"Shout praise and whisper criticism." - Don Meyer

"Criticism is like champagne, nothing more execrable if bad, nothing more excellent if good." - Charles Caleb Colton

"The best criticism of the bad is the practice of the better." - Richard Rohr

"Sometimes bad is bad." - Huey Lewis

"I don't have a very high opinion, actually, of the world of criticism - or the practice of criticism. I think I admire art criticism, criticism of painting and sculpture, far more than I do that of say films and books, literary or film criticism. But I don't much like the practice. I think there are an awful lot of bad people in it." - Tom Robbins

"Sectarian feelings and criticism of other teachings or other sects is very bad, poisonous, and should be avoided." - Dalai Lama

"A criticism is just a really bad way of making a request...so just make the request." - Diane Sawyer

"The legitimate aim of criticism is to direct attention to the excellent. The bad will dig its own grave." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Criticism is a surreal state, like a good drug gone bad. When it's bad you wish it would stop, and when it's good, you can't get enough." - Gale Harold

"Bad criticism has followed things like comic books or TV, and they put down a medium. A medium cannot be inherently good or bad." - Corey Stoll

"Criticism is a destroyer of self-worth and esteem." - H. Burke Peterson

"Bad beliefs make bad behavior." - Warren Akin Candler

"You know criticism when you get into this business. You accept the bad with the good, the tabloids and the positive side of it." - Carmen Electra

"One bad review doesn't ruin my day because I realize what a badge of honor it is to get a bit of criticism at all." - Seth Godin

"I was very vulnerable to criticism for many years. I could read a bad review and remember it my whole life." - Steve Martin

"Be kind and considerate with your criticism... It's just as hard to write a bad book as it is to write a good book." - Malcolm Cowley

"I'm a bad Jew, a bad Russian, a bad everything." - Joseph Brodsky

"Wise criticism always begins with self-criticism." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"I got a little criticism for working with Puff [Daddy] and I got some criticism for doing the special but you have to weigh the good with the bad. I got more of a good response than bad when I did those two things." - Mic Geronimo

"When I first prepared this particular talk... I realized that my usual approach is usually critical. That is, a lot of the things that I do, that most people do, are because they hate something somebody else has done, or they hate that something hasn't been done. And I realized that informed criticism has completely been done in by the web. Because the web has produced so much uninformed criticism. It's kind of a Gresham's Law-bad money drives the good money out of circulation. Bad criticism drives good criticism out of circulation. You just can't criticize anything." - Alan Kay

"Find the grain of truth in criticism-chew it and swallow it." - Don Sutton

"The proof of true love is to be unsparing in criticism." - Moliere

"I hear the criticism loud & clear That is how I know that the time is near" - Nicki Minaj

"Comprehension, inventiveness, direction, and criticism: intelligence is contained in these four words." - Alfred Binet

"One learns to ignore criticism by first learning to ignore applause." - Robert Breault

"Only mediocrity escapes criticism." - John Steinbeck

"Imitation is criticism." - William Blake

"Uninvited criticism is insult." - John L'Heureux

"I love constructive criticism." - Eva Mendes

"Democracy is about criticism." - Danny Glover

"I believe in criticism." - Paul Anka

"Criticism polishes my mirror." - Rumi

"Bad news flies fast." - Anne Bronte

"Bad women celebrate themselves.." - Janice Mirikitani

"I'm blonde and bad." - Ivana Milicevic

"I gave up music criticism because of the increasingly obvious conflict of interest. I couldn't say anything bad about the records when I might be meeting that person's manager backstage an hour later." - Stephin Merritt

"The humanities teach us the value, even for business, of criticism and dissent. When there's a culture of going along to get along, where whistleblowers are discouraged, bad things happen and businesses implode." - Martha C. Nussbaum

"Technical criticism in particular is the despair of the artist... Any picture which makes one conscious first of its technical qualities, good or bad, is not a good picture, whatever else it may be." - Patrick Swift

"Critics can be your most important friend. I don't read criticism of my stuff only because when it's bad, it's rough-and when it's good, it's not good enough." - Kevin Bacon

"I believe in myself, and that's why I take criticism. You need to be very strong to survive in Bollywood. If someone calls me a bad actress, I won't live with it but will work towards improving myself." - Esha Gupta

"It's a healthy thing to get some bad criticism. I'm still here and I'm fine, but I'd be lying if I said it didn't get to you reading the negative stuff." - Keeley Hawes

"You can't learn to act unless you're criticized. If you tie that criticism to your childhood insecurities you'll have a terrible time. Instead, you must take criticism objectively, pertaining it only to the work being done." - Sanford Meisner

"The criticism of Religion is the beginning of all criticism" - Karl Marx

"The criticism of religion is the basis of all criticism." - Karl Marx

"Of all bad men religious bad men are the worst." - C S Lewis

"Bad marriages don't cause infidelity; infidelity causes bad marriages." - Frank Pittman

"A bad attitude is worse than a bad swing." - Payne Stewart

"Be bad, and if you can't be bad be worse." - Tobsha Learner

"Alas, for the effects of bad tea and bad temper!" - Emily Bronte

"When the money goes bad, everything else goes bad." - Bernard von NotHaus

"After long experience of politics, I have never found that there is any inhibition caused by ignorance as regards criticism." - Harold Macmillan

"Mere abuse is no criticism." - P G Wodehouse

"Criticism comes easier than craftsmanship." - Zeuxis

"Worship the spirit of criticism." - Louis Pasteur

"Dare to risk public criticism." - Mary Kay Ash

"Criticism is prejudice made plausible." - H L Mencken

"Bad shooters are always open" - Pete Carril

"They really are bad shots." - Charles De Gaulle

"Bad leadership is an oxymoron." - Joseph C. Rost

"Bad guys need love too." - Denzel Washington

"Good taste is always bad." - Poul Henningsen

"Bad company corrupts good character." - Menander

"I'm drawn to bad romances." - Lady Gaga

"Hamburger bad fries bad, coca-cola bad....There I said it. Drink your water people." - Tony Horton

"A bad short story or novel or poem leaves one comparatively calm because it does not exist, unless it gets a fake prestige throughbeing mistaken for good work. It is essentially negative, it is something that has not come through. But over bad criticism one has a sense of real calamity." - Rebecca West

"You try to shut the criticism out, but it's pretty hard to do. You see people on the street, friends, people that you know are in your corner, and they come and tell you how bad they feel, and that's not the kind of conversation you want. I don't want anyone to feel bad for me." - Don Shula

"People who avoid all criticism fail. It's destructive criticism we need to avoid, not criticism in all forms." - Tim Ferriss

"People who avoid all criticism fail. It's destructive criticism we need to avoid, not criticism in all forms." - Timothy Ferriss

"A man needs self-acceptance or he can't live with himself; he needs self-criticism or others can't live with him." - James Pike

"To bear defeat with dignity, to accept criticism with poise, to receive honors with humility - these are marks of maturity and graciousness." - William Arthur Ward

"As a leader, you will receive a large amount of praise and criticism and you should not unduly affected by either." - John Wooden

"Criticism is the price of ambition." - Robin S. Sharma

"Criticism is the fountainhead of control." - Susan Forward

"Criticism comes to those who stand out." - Seth Godin

"Stupid criticism and still more stupid praise." - Giuseppe Verdi

"A healthy person can accept criticism." - Adrian Rogers

"Dissonance cannot be corrected by criticism." - Wilford W. Andersen

"Candor is the brightest gem of criticism." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Criticism should be a casual conversation." - W H Auden

"Political criticism is our enemies best friend." - Bernard Kerik

"Criticism is not construction, it is observation." - George William Curtis

"The price of leadership is criticism." - Albert J. Dunlap

"All criticism is a form of autobiography" - Oscar Wilde

"Criticism is easy; achievement is difficult." - Winston Churchill

"Criticism is okay, encouragement is better!" - Angelo Dundee

"Do not seek praise. Seek criticism." - Paul Arden

"Valid criticism does you a favor." - Carl Sagan

"Criticism is the essence of creation." - Orson Welles

"Artists don't need criticism, artists need love" - Chuck Jones

"With success comes unhelpful criticism - ignore it." - Suze Orman

"I'm not saying I'm impervious to criticism." - Barack Obama

"Criticism? An artist wants praise. Praise." - Virginia Woolf

"I didn't know I got criticism." - Mark Richt

"I've never let the criticism deter me." - Jamaica Kincaid

"Criticism is easy, art is difficult." - Philippe Nericault Destouches

"Criticism is a life without risk." - John Lahr

"I like criticism. It makes you strong." - Lebron James

"Criticism is always easier than constructive solutions." - Jaron Lanier

"Sympathy is the first condition of criticism." - Henri Frederic Amiel

"You are never really prepared for criticism." - Barry Gibb

"Political criticism is our enemies' best friend." - Bernard Kerik

"I was not used to criticism." - Terry Bradshaw

"There is a certain justice in criticism." - Stephen Spender

"I don't take criticism lying down." - William Westmoreland

"Silence is sometimes the severest criticism." - Charles Buxton

"Candour is the brightest gem of criticism." - Isaac D'Israeli

"To silence criticism is to silence freedom." - Sidney Hook

"The most destructive criticism is indifference." - E W Howe

"Someone said to me... 'A criticism is just a really bad way of making a request. So why don't you just make the request? Why don't you just say, Could we work out this thing that makes me feel this way?'" - Diane Sawyer

"It is triple ultra forbidden to respond to criticism with violence. There are a very few injunctions in the human art of rationality that have no ifs, ands, buts, or escape clauses. This is one of them. Bad argument gets counterargument. Does not get bullet. Never. Never ever never for ever." - Eliezer Yudkowsky

"People need to stand up, women need to stand up for each other and say, "No you can't kick this person like they're a dog. You can disagree with someone politically, you can have arguments, definitely privilege needs to be discussed in real productive and valid ways. But it's not real criticism if it's just like, "you're a disgusting bad person."" - Kathleen Hanna

"I get out my work and have a show for myself before I have it publicly. I make up my own mind about it-how good or bad or indifferent it is. After that, the critics can write what they please. I have already settled it for myself so flattery and criticism go down the same drain and I am quite free." - Georgia O'Keeffe

"Don't think for a minute that bad publicity and endless criticism don't leave their claw marks on everyone concerned. Your friends try to cheer you up by saying lightly, "I suppose you get used to it, and ignore it." You try. You try damned hard. But you never get used to it. It always wounds and hurts." - Ava Gardner

"Riffing on language will create wonderful effects you never intended. Which leads me to this writing advice: 'Always take credit for good stuff you didn't intend, because you'll be getting plenty of criticism in your career for bad stuff you didn't mean either.'" - Roy Peter Clark

"You do' get to mis-define a thing, and then on the basis of that mis-definition, say that that thing is bad ... it's incumbent upon you, if you're going to make a criticism of something, that you actually have at your command a working definition of the thing you're criticizing" - Mark Rippetoe

"When I'm a teacher, I wo' be using red pens to grade papers. Red pens will forever be associated with criticism and bad grades in my mind. I do' want this person to get their short story back with harsh red pen marks all over it. Purple is much friendlier." - Susane Colasanti

"Cub fans, by consensus, are the best in baseball. Year after year, in good times and (mostly) bad, they turn out in vociferous numbers, sustaining themselves with a heavenly ichor that combines loyalty, criticism, cheerfulness, durability, rage, beer and hope, in exquisite proportions." - Roger Angell

"Doubtless criticism was originally benignant, pointing out the beauties of a work rather that its defects. The passions of men have made it malignant, as a bad heart of Procreates turned the bed, the symbol of repose, into an instrument of torture." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Criticism is like champagne, nothing more execrable if bad, nothing more excellent if good; if meagre, muddy, vapid and sour, both are fit only to engender colic and wind; but if rich, generous and sparkling, they communicate a genial glow to the spirits, improve the taste, and expand the heart." - Charles Caleb Colton

"People have pointed out evidences of personal feeling in my notices as if they were accusing me of a misdemeanor, not knowing that criticism written without personal feeling is not worth reading. It is the capacity for making good or bad art a personal matter that makes a man a critic." - George Bernard Shaw

"The legitimate aim of criticism is to direct attention to the excellent. The bad will dig its own grave, and the imperfect may safely be left to that final neglect from which no amount of present undeserved popularity can rescue it." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"You don't get to mis-define a thing, and then on the basis of that mis-definition, say that that thing is bad ... it's incumbent upon you, if you're going to make a criticism of something, that you actually have at your command a working definition of the thing you're criticizing" - Mark Rippetoe

"When I'm a teacher, I won't be using red pens to grade papers. Red pens will forever be associated with criticism and bad grades in my mind. I don't want this person to get their short story back with harsh red pen marks all over it. Purple is much friendlier." - Susane Colasanti

"An artist who lacks the power of self-criticism accomplishes but little. It is good if your work stands higher than your own opinion of it; bad if it is on the same level. But it is a great disaster if your work stands lower than your judgment of it." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"I think there's - the assumption seems to predominate on the other side that the reason there's been problems in the world is because of U.S. activity, U.S. conduct. We're the bad guys.We're the ones that lead people to become terrorists. We're the ones that generate the kind of criticism that has given al Qaeda an excuse to come attack the United States." - Dick Cheney

"Doubtless criticism was originally benignant, pointing out the beauties of a work, rather than its defects. The passions of men have made it malignant, as the bad heart of Procrustes turned the bed, the symbol of repose, into an instrument of torture." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"You should not be upset by the sight of wisdom being criticized. Wisdom would not be wisdom if it did not reveal the stupidity of a bad life, and people would not be people if they endured this revelation without criticism." - Leo Tolstoy

"You just can't believe how quickly things happen in football and the way life turns. I went from being the bad guy, the worst player who gets all the criticism, to being the player who makes the difference and scores the important goals." - Luis Suarez

"I really fell into drama school - I had a lot of lot of luck. I didn't take criticism very well while I was there; in fact, I took it personally. With every note I got, I felt like they were telling me I was a bad person." - Charlie Cox

"I divide criticism into two categories - one coming from those who understand music, who are worthy of being critical because they are knowledgeable about what they are saying; and then there is another category of people who would criticise you anyway, whether your work is good or bad." - A R Rahman

"Praise and criticism seem to me to operate exactly on the same level. If you get a great review, it's really thrilling for about ten minutes. If you get a bad review, it's really crushing for ten minutes. Either way, you go on." - Ann Patchett

"We think abortion is a bad thing." - Kate Michelman

"I played my age. Not bad." - Ron Francis

"There's no such thing as bad publicity," - P T Barnum

"It's too bad that stupidity isn't painful." - Anton Szandor LaVey

"Bad spellers of the world untie!" - Adam Savage

"Relax, the bad guys do' knock. (Romeo)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"It's not as bad as it sounds." - Mark Twain

"Bad habits die hard...........? livingforlove ? rebelheart" - Madonna Ciccone

"Don't lick the guests, darling. Bad manners." - Patricia Briggs

"Cherish the good, learn from the bad" - Brittany Murphy

"Hardly anything wrong can go bad." - Phil Simms

"You can't avoid mistakes and bad luck." - Mikhail Tal

"Good for me... bad for my opponents!!!" - Brimstone

"Certain winds will make men's temper bad." - George Eliot

"It was a bad day for love." - Daniel Handler

"I have bad car juju." -Stephanie Plum" - Janet Evanovich

"I'm, like, really bad at remembering names." - Dasha Zhukova

"Career diversification ain't a bad thing." - Vin Diesel



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