At daybreak, when loath to rise, have this thought in thy mind: I am rising for a man's work.
— Publilius Syrus

In the consciousness of the truth he has perceived, man now sees everywhere only the awfulness or the absurdity of existence and loathing seizes him.
Friedrich Nietzsche loathing quote

Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing.
— Marie Chapian

My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
— Vladimir Nabokov

We should be eternally vigilant against attempts to check the expression of opinions that we loathe.
— loathing quotation by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.