I pride myself on being a jerk, because I'm brutally honest all the time.— Sayings
Unique Brutally Honest quotations
There is always a way to be honest without being brutal.
Be brutally honest about the short term and optimistic and confident about the long term.
People who are brutally honest get more satisfaction out of the brutality than out of the honesty.
If you're serious about improving your play, be brutally honest with yourself.
I think brutal honesty is extremely important.
Don't be afraid of being up-front about your feelings and your life. I'd rather be an honest friend than a phony lover.
Every time we tell a lie, the thing we fear grows stronger.
The truth brings with it a great measure of absolution, always.
My most difficult thing so far, to be brutally honest, has been to waltz as if I knew what I was doing.
A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, repute possesses you when you have taken the scrape and left out the lie.
The hunger [to success] is the same, no matter what it is that you're doing.
It's like an unquenchable thirst to learn more, or to feel like you could have done more, and to be brutally honest and self critical, which is very hard to do. It's easy, and human nature is to just blame somebody else. It's very, very hard to self assess.
Be honest, be brutally honest, and if you want something go out there and get it.
Those who are brutally honest are seldom so with themselves.
Those who boast about being "brutally honest" are usually more brutal than honest.
I'm very honest - brutally honest. I always look at things from their point of view as well as mine. And I know when to walk away.
I won't have a hard time being brutally honest.
But I won't be mean. You don't have to be mean to be honest.
I have gotten into a lot of trouble in my life for being brutally honest.
Sometimes I put both my feet in my mouth. But like Elton John, I'm still standing.
I think in a weird way that the entertainment industry is strangely more brutally honest than any other.
Ultimately, I think writing is a mixture of craft, inspiration, and being incredibly, courageously explorative with yourself - and being brutally honest, too.
Luck in all its moods had to be loved and not feared Bond saw luck as a woman, to be softly wooed or brutally ravaged, never pandered to or pursued. But he was honest enough to admit that he had never yet been made to suffer by cards or by women. One day, and he accepted the fact he would be brought to his knees by love or by luck.
The best men tell you the truth because they think you can take it;
the worst men either try to preserve you in some innocent state with their false protection, or are 'brutally honest.' When someone tells, lets you think for yourself, experience your own emotions, he is treating you as a true equal, a friend...And the best men cook for you.
What happened to our friendship? I really think it's our obligation as friends to be brutally honest and be frank with them and say, 'Look, I'm sorry, but your baby is fking boring.'
My favorite judge is Simon because he is brutally honest and he thinks I'm
Fame stole my yellow. Yellow is the color you get when you're real and brutally honest. Yellow is with my kids[...]The bundle of bright yellow warming my core, formerly frozen and uninhabitable[...]They got yellow from me, and I felt yellow giving it to them and it was all good[...]So, why am I leaving my show? It took my yellow. I wanted it back. Without it I can't live. The gray kills me.
To be brutally honest, it's simple economics.
If they want to come into cycling, sponsors need to know the team they are funding is clean, otherwise the risk is just too great.
The person who is brutally honest enjoys the brutality quite as much as the honesty. Possibly more.
I promised to run the most open and transparent administration in Britain.
That is why, with this brutally honest and unprecedented progress report, I am determined to level with Londoners.
The song "This Is Not Surreal," was inspired by a painter I love, Frida Kahlo.
She really did suffer for her art. She speaks to me. She was brutally honest in her work. At that time in fine art, you really didn't see many female artists expressing that. She was such a strong female presence, and I really look up to her. She had a lot of physical pain.
I read Warren Zevon's bizarre biography, "I'll Sleep When I'm Dead.
" His wife, Crystal Zevon, posthumously published a journal he wrote and some interviews with ex-band members. Like [Keith] Richards's book "Life," it's brutally honest.
In Dallas, in Houston, the local stuff is great.
But the national media is really brutal. So you know, I'd love to see the media get honest.
Mostly you don't want to make people feel bad because they carry that with them for the rest of their lives. I've found that. I hurt people on Celebrity Fit Club by being too honest. People loved it, but I was serious. I just hate phony baloneys. I can't do it anymore. I told them no. My tongue is too sharp. It was brutal.
Some of the things I liked in my years as a student in workshops: the occasional in-class prompt; discussions about what it means to be a writer in the world; professors who are brutally honest and encouraging at the same time (this is a tough one).
Having the ability to be brutally honest with yourself is the greatest challenge you face when creating a business model. Too often we oversell ourselves on the quality of the idea, service, or product. We don't provide an honest assessment of how we fit in the market, why customers will buy from us, and at what price.
I feel like I learn every day how I can be a better producer or writer or storyteller. The thing that keeps me the most balanced is just going home every day and getting my ass kicked by my kids, and having a wife who is the most wonderfully/brutally honest person I've ever met. I think that that is always the first lens through which I see the world. For everything else, I'm just grateful for the people I work with.
I don't lie. I would never stuff my bra because it's going to come off and the truth is going to be revealed. I don't like that padding. I try to be completely - if not brutally - honest.