Do not compare yourself to others. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.— Unknown Author
Profound Insults You quotations
Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul.
I want to love you without clutching, appreciate you without judging, join you without invading, invite you without demanding, leave you without guilt, criticize you without blaming, and help you without insulting. If I can have the same from you, then we can truly meet and enrich each other.
I don't like what you`re doing, but I won't insult you.
Why? Because who you are tomorrow may be better than who I am today
You English are like mad bulls... you see red everywhere! What on earth has come over you, to heap on us such suspicion as is unworthy of a great nation. I regard this as a personal insult... You make it uncommonly difficult for a man to remain friendly to England.
If someone has offended you, insulted you, or disappointed you, let it go! If you are remembering all the ways you have been hurt or forgotten, let it go! Ask yourself, what good does it do for me to hold on to this?
People thrive on positive reinforcement.
They can take only a certain amount of criticism and you may lose them altogether if you criticize them in a personal way... you can make a point without being personal. Don't insult or belittle your people. Instead of getting more out of them you will get less
Never insult an alligator until after you have crossed the river.
If you really have integrity, there are very few people who can insult you, or honor you.
You cannot really conceive of how insulting it is to Native Americans to be told they were discovered.
When an evil-doer, seeing you practise goodness, comes and maliciously insults you, you should patiently endure it and not feel angry with him, for the evil-doer is insulting himself by trying to insult you.
[He] may talk like an idiot, and look like an idiot, but don't let that fool you: he really is an idiot.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Remember that any time you're filled with resentment, you're turning the controls of your emotional life over to others to manipulate.
You will certainly grant me that neither antiquity nor whatever nation has devised a more repulsive and blasphemous absurdity than that of eating your God. This is the most disgusting dogma of Christian religion, the greatest insult to the Highest Being, the climax of madness and insanity.
If the size of your vision for your life isn't intimidating to you, there's a good chance it's insulting to God.
You don't take insults. You leave them with the insulter.
If you are insulted, if you are accused, if they gossip about you, don't say anything bad. Don't be the one who sees the shame, be the one who corrects it.
If you know yourself, then you'll not be harmed by what is said about you.
If you take the the insults of your fellow human beings personally, you will be offended for the rest of your life.
People look at you, and they've got just the perfect little box for you, the perfect category. Call you a redneck. Call you a hillbilly. Like those were insults.
They always say that Albert Einstein was a genius.
Then how come when anyone ever calls you that, it's an insult? 'You don't know where you parked the car? Good job, Einstein.' I don't think we're honoring that man properly by using his name in vain in parking lots.
Ugly. Is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly the worst crime you can commit as a woman. But ugly, as beautiful, is an illusion.
Socrates, on being insulted in the marketplace, asked by a passerby, "Don't you worry about being called names?" retorted, "Why? Do you think I should resent it if an ass had kicked me?
Somebody says, 'Do a Tom Bodett, a folksy kind of thing,' and it sounds like something out of 'Hee Haw,' very insulting. They turn wry humor into disparaging sarcasm, and you get what amounts to insulting advertising.
Why don't you slip into something more comfortable? Like a coma.
Woman? Is that meant to insult me? I would return the slap, if I took you for a man. - Daenerys Targaryen
The single best thing about coming out of the closet is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you've just told them.
You don't have to disrespect and insult others simply to hold your own ground.
If you do, that shows how shaky your own position is.
If you want to dance on a bar top, some of us will fall off the bar top.
Some people will die as a result of liberalising bar top dancing... a young girl with a short skirt dancing on it may attract some insults from some other men, the boyfriend will start fighting and some people will die.
Imagine going to the holy land in Israel, whether you're a Christian or a Jew or a Muslim, and start carving up the mountain of Zion. It's an insult to our entire being. It's bad enough getting four white faces carved in up there [on Mount Rushmore], the shrine of hypocrisy.
Move as a total being, and accept things.
Just for twenty-four hours, try it - total acceptance, whatsoever happens. Someone insults you, accept it; don't react, and see what happens. Suddenly you will feel an energy flowing in you that you have not felt before.
Let others know when they have hurt or angered you.
By not speaking up when someone insults or mistreats you, you are inadvertently giving permission for him or her to continue to treat you in the same way in the future.
You know why you hate me so much, Jeffery? Because I look the way you feel.