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Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Francis H. Bradley, Ernest Hemingway or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous shocked quote.

There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us. — Francis H. Bradley

The most essential gift for a good writer is a built-in, shock-proof, shit detector. This is the writer's radar and all great writers have had it. — Ernest Hemingway

The ear tends to be lazy, craves the familiar and is shocked by the unexpected; the eye, on the other hand, tends to be impatient, craves the novel and is bored by repetition. — W. H. Auden

The one who prosperity takes too much delight in will be the most shocked by reverses. — Horace

Ah well, perhaps one has to be very old before one learns how to be amused rather than shocked. — Pearl Buck

It's all that the young can do for the old, to shock them and keep them up to date. — George Bernard Shaw

A shocking crime was committed on the unscrupulous initiative of few individuals, with the blessing of more, and amid the passive acquiescence of all. — Tacitus

It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit. — Noel Coward