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"It's so unattractive, I'm sorry." - Isaac

"I always felt big and unattractive." - Sheri L Dew

"I was an uncommonly unattractive young man." - Alfred Hitchcock

"Unattractive people are more obsessed with looks." - Rae Dawn Chong

"I'm always more attracted to the unattractive." - Amy Sedaris

"I would rather be nuts than unattractive." - Russell Smith

"Theres nothing so unattractive as vanity... particularly male vanity." - Rafe Spall

"Nothing in our times has become so unattractive as virtue." - Edward Dahlberg

"I do not like candid pictures. They are so unattractive." - Rose Kennedy

"Moping is an unattractive attribute in a man." - Graydon Carter

"There's nothing so unattractive as vanity... particularly male vanity." - Rafe Spall

"If the perfect Son of God is unattractive to you, then obviously you are an unattractive person." - John Gerstner

"When my thirst for joy is satisfied by Christ, sin becomes unattractive." - Randy Alcorn

"Morality was probably the invention of unattractive men. Whom else does it benefit really" - Manu Joseph

"My entire film career's been dependent on my ability to look unattractive." - Anne Hathaway

"It is certainly very hard to write about sex in English without making it unattractive." - Edmund Wilson

"Autograph-hunting is the most unattractive manifestation of sex-starved curiosity." - Laurence Olivier

"I wish I could be attracted to unattractive women. They're just more interesting." - Dov Davidoff

"In the end there is nothing more unattractive to men than radical feminism." - Helen Fielding

"We have to render Islamist extremism as unattractive as communism has become today." - Maajid Nawaz

"Feminism was established so as to allow unattractive women access to the mainstream of society." - Rush Limbaugh

"Frivolity without gaiety and earnestness without seriousness-a most unattractive combination." - Anthony Daniels (psychiatrist)

"Most female actresses will have a very difficult time being made unattractive." - Nikolaj Costerwaldau

"No 11-year-old girl wants to be 5-10. I always felt big and unattractive." - Sheri L Dew

"I tell people to monitor their self-pity. Self-pity is very unattractive." - Patty Duke

"Feminism was established to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream." - Rush Limbaugh

"Newscasters cannot call attention to themselves by being too attractive or too unattractive." - Jessica Savitch

"I choose to do unattractive people, because then I can pretend they think they're attractive." - Amy Sedaris

"I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven." - Barbra Streisand

"Being attractive for a few hours some evening is hardly worth being that unattractive all day (in hot rollers). Being yourself and being natural with a man is wonderful, but being downright unattractive with him is foolish." - Diane Von Furstenberg

"France? I don't want to be anti-French but there isn't a more unattractive group of people on the streets." - Tom Ford

"Probably one of the reasons why gushing is so unattractive is that it leaves nothing for the listener to do." - Margery Wilson

"The unattractive thing about chauvinism is not so much the aversion to other nations as the love of one's own." - Karl Kraus

"Along with people who pretty themselves for the camera, the unattractive and the disaffected have been assigned their beauty." - Susan Sontag

"She was dull, unattractive, couldn't tell the time, count money or tie her own shoe laces... But I loved her" - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"I am a sick man...I am a spiteful man. An unattractive man. I think that my liver hurts." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"I don't know how it is the most unattractive creatures of every nation seem to be the ones who travel." - Elinor Glyn

"I wasn't pretty enough to be the pretty girl and I wasn't unattractive enough to be the dorky girl." - Jane Fonda

"The conventionality of the English is something I find unattractive - the whole lack of joy in the physical." - Denholm Elliott

"In my studio, it is unkempt and unattractive. Once I'm in my work, I don't notice where I am." - Paul Auster

"I was a personality before I became a person - I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy and driven." - Barbra Streisand

"Sometimes, I don't even want to put on makeup. And sometimes, I feel so unattractive and blah." - Lil' Kim

"I learned to think about religion, race and sex through the complex and often unattractive medium of jokes." - Andrew Hudgins

"Yes, testosterone-sodden young men too unattractive to get a woman in this world might be desperate enough to go for 72 private virgins in the next." - Richard Dawkins

"When I first went to America in 1928, there were spittoons everywhere. I remember avoiding spit as it flew past me in Times Square. Very unattractive." - John Gielgud

"The inner speech, your thoughts, can cause you to be rich or poor, loved or unloved, happy or unhappy, attractive or unattractive, powerful or weak." - Ralph Charell

"Arianna Huffington is unattractive both inside and out. I fully understand why her former husband left her for a man-he made a good decision." - Donald Trump

"Beauty is not an exclusive club - there are no unattractive women, just some that don't know understand the power of makeup." - Charlotte Tilbury

"I am a sick man... I am a spiteful man. I'm an unattractive man. I think there is something wrong with my liver." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Christian history looks glorious in retrospect; but it is made up of constant hard choices and unattractive tasks, accepted under the pressure of the Will of God." - Evelyn Underhill

"A dull speaker, like a plain woman, is credited with all the virtues, for we charitably suppose that a surface so unattractive must be compensated by interior blessings." - A P Herbert

"I like to move fast, and wearing high heels was tough, and low heels with a skirt is unattractive. So pants took over." - Katharine Hepburn

"There is a lot of talk about a centre party - and that I might lead it. I find this idea profoundly unattractive" - Roy Jenkins

"Iniesta doesn't dye his hair, he doesn't wear earrings and he hasn't got any tattoos. Maybe that makes him unattractive to the media but he is the best." - Pep Guardiola

"The government can reasonably rely on debt ratings when it forms programs to lend money to buyers of otherwise unattractive debt instruments." - Seth Klarman

"There's nothing attractive about doing a documentary. Nothing. It's hard, hard work, and I find having all the attention of the day on me a very unattractive proposition." - Elaine Stritch

"I always want to look unattractive, it's more fun. I like playing opposites, people who aren't attractive who think they are pretty. That's always interesting to me." - Amy Sedaris

"As an actress people always tease me like: if there's anything you can do to make yourself unattractive you will do it." - Amy Adams

"I'm not unattractive, but I'm not a matinee idol. I think I have a very non-threatening look - I'm fine, I'm right in the middle." - Steve Carell

"Against the beautiful and the clever and the successful, one can wage a pitiless war, but not against the unattractive: then the millstone weighs on the breast." - Graham Greene

"I find it so unattractive when women wear sneakers with their business suits. I wear a nice pair of loafers or low-heeled pumps, and that's that." - Mireille Guiliano

"The worst thing you can do in a relationship, and what's really unattractive about it, is that people begin to limit each other." - Jamie Johnson

"Nobody says you must laugh, but a sense of humor can help you overlook the unattractive, tolerate the unpleasant, cope with the unexpected, and smile through the day." - Ann Landers

"I like to play unattractive people who think they're pretty. You can do what you want, but I prefer to look interesting." - Amy Sedaris

"It is difficult to imagine any time in history when so many people claiming to be so free have lived in so much fear of being unattractive." - Michael Leunig

"You are exposing yourself all the time as an actor. There's the risk of being thought of as bad or boring or unattractive." - Emily Mortimer

"I have a tendency to hire people who tend to be unattractive to the studios. Maybe this is a bad idea." - Charlie Kaufman

"My worst ever car was a green Datsun B210, back when they called it 'Datsun' - now it's 'Nissan.' Very unsexy, unattractive. Girls hated the car. I was embarrassed to even be in it but it was my transportation." - Ice Cube

"I became a writer because during several of the most important years of my life, writing seemed to me to be the most unreal, unattractive, and unecessary idea ever imposed upon the human race." - William Saroyan

"If there's a message, it's that the unlovable and unattractive parts of ourselves should be embraced. The only real currency between people is what happens when they're not cool. And I hope people feel OK about not being cool." - Helen Hunt

"Even beauties can be unattractive. If you catch a beauty in the wrong light at the right time, forget it. I believe in low lights and trick mirrors. I believe in plastic surgery." - Andy Warhol

"There are also half bricks. ...As the bricks are always laid so as to break joints, this lends strength and a not unattractive appearance to both sides of such walls." - Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

"My home is humble and unattractive to strangers, but to me it contains what I shall find nowhere else in the world - the ... affection which brothers and sisters feel for each other." - Charlotte Bronte

"No education is worth having that does not teach the lesson of concentration on a task, however unattractive. These lessons, if not learnt early, will be learnt, if at all, with pain and grief in later life." - Cyril Connolly

"I've met people who've dismissed me, and then they find out that they like my work, and suddenly their attitude changes toward me. And I think that's very funny and very human. But it's also very unattractive." - Steve Coogan

"Think of all the girls who could become top athletes but quit sports because they're afraid of having too many defined muscles and being made fun of or called unattractive." - Serena Williams

"Here's what I think: the five most unattractive traits in people are cheapness, clinginess, neediness, unwillingness to change and jealousy. Jealousy is the worst, and by far the hardest to conceal." - Douglas Coupland

"I took to writing at an early age to escape from meaninglessness, uselessness, unimportance, insignificance, poverty, enslavement, ill health, despair, madness, and all manner of other unattractive, natural and inevitable things." - William Saroyan

"Girls," their mother interjected, "you must both stop being strange - it is unattractive. And don't forget your hats. It would be absolutely the end for me if you two came down with freckles at a time like this." - Anna Godbersen

"These things...they are who you are. They brought you here. To this day. You didn't give me a chance to understand that ever the unattractive parts of you, the messy parts, were something I could accept." - Laura Dave

"Women get hit with a double whammy. If they're attractive, they're presumed to have slept their way to the top. If they're unattractive, they are presumed to have chosen a profession because they could not get a man." - Gloria Steinem

"We are not beautiful because we fit the popular ideal of beauty, and we are not ugly or unattractive because we don't measure up. Our beauty as human beings is not derived from ourselves. It comes from a beautiful God." - Carolyn Mahaney

"The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.- Robert Frost Now that all your worry has proved such an unattractive business - why not find a better job?" - Hafez

"We are not beautiful because we fit the popular ideal of beauty, and we are not ugly or unattractive because we do' measure up. Our beauty as human beings is not derived from ourselves. It comes from a beautiful God." - Carolyn Mahaney

"When abused children under court protection were studied in California and Massachusetts, it turned out that a disproportionate number of them were unattractive...abused kids had head and face proportions that made them look less infantile and cute." - Nancy Etcoff

"I've often felt unattractive or different looking. As I've grown up, I've felt more comfortable in my own skin. It may sound cliche, but when you feel beautiful and strong on the inside, it shows on the outside." - Angelina Jolie

"'Good wine needs no bush', and if there were need to urge the reading of history it would be proof that history is too dull and unattractive to be read." - Albert Bushnell Hart

"The central principle of investment is to go contrary to the general opinion, on the grounds that if everyone agreed about its merits, the investment is inevitably too dear and therefore unattractive." - John Maynard Keynes

"To a space alien or a German Shepherd dog, two humans would be indistinguishable, just as attractive and unattractive space aliens and German Shepherd dogs are difficult for you to tell apart." - David Eagleman

"'Feminism was established so as to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream of American culture and society,' and I'm sure in politics, you would have to acknowledge that it has worked." - Rush Limbaugh

"Melania Trump`s husband tweeted this: "Arianna Huffington is unattractive both inside and out. I fully understand why her former husband left her for a man. He made a good decision."" - Lawrence O'Donnell

"To my mind, there are no unattractive women; only those who haven't been awakened by love . . . A woman is often like a strip of film-obliterated, insignificant-until a man puts the light behind her." - George Hamilton

"Vanity begins and ends with deception, so the reason people put interesting and attractive clothes on their bodies is perhaps the same for having uninteresting and unattractive expressions on their faces." - Eugene J. Martin

"People strive to achieve a certain form of perfection constantly and it's impossible because it's a form of opinion. I can think someone is pretty but the person next to me can think that they're unattractive." - Mila Kunis

"I've never played anyone who didn't like themselves. I don't care if they're unattractive, but it's important that they think of themselves as attractive. And I guess that's part of their charm." - Amy Sedaris

"I find the elitism and blatant provincialism of many (Manhattan-based) New Yorkers unattractive. Just as place can be an identity crutch that helps a person feel individual, place can be a crutch in poetry." - Cate Marvin

"If I was in Sydney, I love the beach. Even though I'm incredibly pale, I put on these terribly long unattractive rashies, and people laugh at me. My kids laugh at me. But that's what I would do." - Nicole Kidman

"He is beyond question a writer of power; and his power lies in his ability to make sex so thoroughly, graphically, and aggressively unattractive that one is fairly shaken to ponder how little one has been missing." - Dorothy Parker

"I am a sick man...I am a spiteful man. I am an unattractive man. I think my liver is diseased. Then again, I don't know a thing about my illness; I'm not even sure what hurts." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"A disruptive innovation is a technologically simple innovation in the form of a product, service, or business model that takes root in a tier of the market that is unattractive to the established leaders in an industry." - Clayton Christensen

"A disruptive innovation is a technologically simple innovation in the form of a product, service, or business model that takes root in a tier of the market that is unattractive to the established leaders in an industry." - Clayton M Christensen

"I've yet to meet a bitter teenager. Bitterness, jealousy and jadedness, I think, are the most unattractive qualities in a person, and unfortunately they do seem to come with age." - Jane Goldman

"If we were living in ancient Rome or Greece, I would be considered sickly and unattractive. The times dictate that thin is better for some strange reason, which I think is foolish." - Gwyneth Paltrow

"Most ankle strap shoes are seriously unattractive, cutting the line of the leg as well as cutting off the circulation! Try dancing in them - your feet will look like a pair of overdone hotdogs afterwards." - Joan Collins

"My worst ever car was a green Datsun B210, back when they called it 'Datsun' - now it's 'Nissan.' Very unsexy, unattractive. Girls hated the car. I was embarrassed to even be in it... but it was my transportation." - Ice Cube

"Do you know how rare it is in parts of America to actually see 'an outfit'? France? I don't want to be anti-French, but there isn't a more unattractive group of people on the streets." - Tom Ford

"I've talked to so many people, men and women alike, that get overweight and their self-esteem just goes in the tank. They think they're judged. They think they're unattractive." - Phil Mcgraw

"Not many women will go out on a limb to make themselves really unattractive and unfeminine so you can get the laughs, but it's a great thing to do in my book." - Jo Brand

"The foreground in a picture is always unattractive... Art demands that the interest of the canvas should be placed in the far distance, where lies take refuge, those dreams which blossom out of fact and are man's only love." - Louis-Ferdinand Celine

"I find the aristocratic parts of London so unattractive and angular; the architecture is so white and gated. But in New York, it's different - even uptown it's really grand, and there's no real segregation there. It's all mixed up." - Imogen Poots

"I feel that if you really want an Oscar, you're in trouble. It's like wanting to be married - you'll take anybody. If you want the Oscar really badly, it becomes a naked desire and ambition. It becomes very unattractive." - Bill Murray

"My wife and I have four children, and none of them are in lab science, so clearly I returned home at night and presented a fairly unattractive example of a scientific life." - Peter Agre

"If you're an unattractive girl who's trying to be beautiful with Botox, forget it. If you are a beautiful girl who's trying to be beautiful with Botox, you will look like you're angry all the time." - Stevie Nicks

"I'm over the Oscar thing. I feel that if you really want an Oscar, you're in trouble. It's like wanting to be married - you'll take anybody. If you want the Oscar really badly, it becomes a naked desire and ambition. It becomes very unattractive. I've seen it." - Bill Murray

"Oh! if people were but acquainted with piety, they would not fear it so much, or give it so unattractive a character; 'tis the balm of life, and perhaps in the world it is believed to consist of bitterness, harshness, uncouthness; but, take my word for it, nothing is more gentle, more yielding, more loving than a pious soul." - Eugenie de Guerin

"Let the artist have just enough to eat, and the tools of this trade: ask nothing of him. Materially make the life of the artist sufficiently miserable to be unattractive, and no-one will take to art save those in whom the divine daemon is absolute." - Clive Bell

"I have a deep-seated distrust and even contempt for people who are driven by ambition to conquer the world ... those who cannot control themselves and produce vast amounts of crap that no one cares about. I find it unattractive. I like the Zen artists: they'd do some work, and then they'd stop for a while." - Saul Leiter

"Sticklers never read a book without a pencil at hand, to correct the typographical errors. In short, we are unattractive know-all obsessives who get things out of proportion and are in continual peril of being disowned by our exasperated families." - Lynne Truss

"She could not admit but that he had remarkable qualities, sometimes she thought that there was even in him a strange and unattractive greatness; it was curious then that she could not love him, but loved still a man whose worthlessness was now so clear to her." - W Somerset Maugham

"I have met a great celebrity, Madame Dudevant, known as George Sand... Her appearance is not to my liking. Indeed there is something about her which positively repels me... What an unattractive person La Sand is... Is she really a woman? I'm inclined to doubt it." - Frederic Chopin

"I don't intentionally try to find the scripts with unattractive characters, but I think that if a character is described in a script as heart-stoppingly beautiful, and there's nothing else said about her, it just doesn't hold a lot of interest for me." - Amy Adams

"I was never raised to think that I was pretty. It's not that I was raised to think I was unattractive, but it was just never something that was pointed out to me by my family. They would point out personality traits - 'our daughter is really quirky' - versus what I look like, because inevitably, looks go, so it makes no difference." - Mila Kunis

"A noiseless course, not meddling with the affairs of others, unattractive of notice, is a mark that society is going on in happiness. If we can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them, they must become happy." - Thomas Jefferson

"I decided I was a feminist and this seemed uncomplicated to me. But my recent research has shown me that feminism has become an unpopular word. Apparently I am among the ranks of women whose expressions are seen as too strong, too aggressive, isolating, anti-men and, unattractive." - Emma Watson

"Next time you see a yardful of sprouting dandelions, note that they look remarkably like things we call "flowers." And later, when the flowers turn into fluff balls, look closely at one of those fluff balls and ask yourself whether it's really so unattractive." - Robert Wright

"If in addition to being physically unattractive you find that you do not get along well with others, do not under any circumstances attempt to alleviate this situation by developing an interesting personality. An interesting personality, is, in an adult, insufferable. In a teenager it is frequently punishable by law." - Fran Lebowitz

"Dearest Lord, may I see you today and every day in the person of your sick, and, whilst nursing them, minister unto you. Though you hide yourself behind the unattractive disguise of the irritable, the exacting, the unreasonable, may I still recognize you, and say: "Jesus, my patient, how sweet it is to serve you." - Mother Teresa

"If only Sam could have stayed just like the Dog, she thought. A comforting friend without the complication of romantic interest.There had to be something she could do to completely discourage him, short of throwing up, or making herself totally unattractive. "I'm thirty-five," she said at last." - Garth Nix

"I liked doing comedies, but as I got older I was better suited to do Westerns. Because I think it becomes unattractive for an older fellow trying to look young, falling in love with attractive girls in those kinds of situations ... Anyway, I always felt so much more comfortable in the Western." - Joel Mccrea

"I fell in love with it. Walking around just feels so cinematic. I find the aris- tocratic parts of London so unattractive and angular; the architecture is so white and gated. But in New York, it's different-even uptown it's really grand, and there's no real segregation there. It's all mixed up." - Imogen Poots

"Stay true to yourself because a lot of times women get so wrapped up in doing for a man that we forget to focus on us. A lot of times that is unattractive. They love us because we are independent and focused on the things that make us happy. Because when they see you happy, their happy!" - Gabrielle Dennis

"May the state fence in the harmless mentally ill solely to save its citizens from exposure to those whose ways are different? One might as well ask if the state, to avoid public unease, could incarcerate all who are physically unattractive or socially eccentric." - Potter Stewart

"I fell in love with it. Walking around just feels so cinematic. I find the aris- tocratic parts of London so unattractive and angular; the architecture is so white and gated. But in New York, it's different-even uptown it's really grand, and there's no real segregation there. It's all mixed up." - Imogen Poots

"I have a deep-seated distrust and even contempt for people who are driven by ambition to conquer the world ... those who cannot control themselves and produce vast amounts of crap that no one cares about. I find it unattractive. I like the Zen artists: they"d do some work, and then they"d stop for a while." - Saul Leiter

"We all know what feminists are. They are shrill, overly aggressive, man-hating, ball-busting, selfish, hairy, extremist, deliberately unattractive women with absolutely no sense of humor who see sexism at every turn. They make men's testicles shrivel up to the size of peas, they detest the family and think all children should be deported or drowned." - Susan J. Douglas

"From my point of view, when I was thinking about the prospect of [Michael Douglas] in this part, I wondered if he would go all the way with it. The reason I was concerned is that, oftentimes, actors - especially movie stars - when they're playing a character who might be perceived as unattractive or eccentric, will wink at the audience while they're doing it." - Curtis Hanson

"Eleanor Roosevelt was painfully shy, painfully shy. So she overcompensated. In the same way that Nancy [Reagan] felt unattractive and unlovable and so everything had to be - hair had to be perfect, and the makeup and the clothes. Because she thought, "They don't think I'm pretty."" - Cynthia Nixon

"The truth is that most families have no smart ones and no pretty ones. Most families are a bunch of unattractive dopes. And it turns out that the Bush family, like most families, has no smart ones. I was not surprised to see this." - Fran Lebowitz

"Moreover, given the unpleasant option of having to associate with either the self-satisfied beautiful or the self-pitying plain, he'd choose the former every time because beauty could sometimes transcend smugness whereas self-pity just made ugliness all the more unattractive." - Tom Robbins

"Famous crime stories almost always lead to the passing of new laws. There's a great many intersections between this unseemly tabloid phenomena and serious social issues and we never get to that intersection because serious people don't like to talk about that unattractive stuff." - Bill James

"If a country is an attractive place for foreigners to invest their funds, then that country will have a relatively high exchange rate. If it's an unattractive place, it will have a relatively low exchange rate. Those are the fundamentals that determine the exchange rate in a floating exchange rate system." - Milton Friedman

"I love people like Renee Zellweger who aren't afraid to look unattractive and really put themselves into a character role and to really be an actress instead of just thinking "Am I on-screen pouting and looking beautiful?" because that's not really what it's about." - Emma Watson

"Don't ever criticize yourself. Don't go around all day long thinking, 'I'm unattractive, I'm slow, I'm not as smart as my brother.' God wasn't having a bad day when he made you... If you don't love yourself in the right way, you can't love your neighbour. You can't be as good as you are supposed to be." - Joel Osteen

"I couldn't help wondering, is my husband so unattractive that no woman has ever wanted him? Except me, of course. I must have wanted him, in a way, once, but I've forgotten why, and I was too young to know what I was choosing." - Graham Greene

"When you grow up in Bel Air and shop only in expensive boutiques on Rodeo and Robertson, you develop a kind of allergy to anything unpretty -clothes, cars... even people... you start thinking that if you hang around unattractive people, their homeliness can be contagious." - Nicole Richie

"I famously had a huge television producer say to me one time, 'Can you please stop doing that to your face? It's very distracting and unattractive.' And I was like, 'You mean move it? Okay, sorry, I guess we're not going to work together.'" - Katee Sackhoff

"I did some pretty embarrassing modeling, like catalogs and QVC. I know there's probably a stereotype where all pretty girls think they're unattractive, but modeling is the worst thing for your self-esteem, because you're never pretty enough, you're never thin enough." - Whitney Cummings

"Women live lives of continual apology. They are born and raised to take the blame for other people's behavior. If they are treated without respect, they tell themselves that they have failed to earn respect. If their husbands do not fancy them, it is because they are unattractive." - Germaine Greer

"I was brought up in an environment to believe that my opinion was important, that I had something to say, and that it was no less powerful because I was young, a girl, at the time really unattractive, definitely not the smartest kid in the class." - Megyn Kelly

"People have interpretations of what you're supposed to be like. If you're unattractive and overweight, you must have a great personality. If you're attractive, then you must not be the nicest person. People are always taken aback that I'm easygoing but not necessarily stupid." - Mila Kunis



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