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Criticism is prejudice made plausible.
– H.L. Mencken
Criticism is the disapproval of people, not for having faults, but having faults different from your own.
– Author Unknown
Critics are by no means the end of the law. Do not think all is over with you because you articles are rejected. It may be that the editor has his drawer full, or that he does not know enough to appreciate you, or you have not gained a reputation, or he is not in a mood to be pleased. A critic's judgment is like that of any intelligent person. If he has experience, he is capable of judging whether a book will sell. That is all.
– Lavina Goodell
Critics are like eunuchs in a harem they know how it's done, they've seen it done every day, but they're unable to do it themselves.
– Brendan Francis Behan
Critics are like pigs at the pastry cart.
– John Updike
Critics are our friends, they tell us our faults.
– Benjamin Franklin
Critics I love every bone in their heads.
– Eugene O'Neill
Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find.
– Peter Ustinov
Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame.
– Robert Burns
Cross-country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
– Steven Wright
Crowds prevent you to see the infinite horizons; get rid of the crowds and open your horizons.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
– George Bernard Shaw
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of the organized life.
– H. G. Wells
Crude, immoral, vulgar and senseless.
– Leo Tolstoy
Cruel persecution and intolerance are not accidents, but grow out of the very essense of religion, namely, its absolute claims.
– Morris Raphael Cohen
Cruelty is like hope: it springs eternal.
– Dr. Anthony Daniels, The Observer (1998)
Cruelty is one fashion statement we can all do without.
– Rue McClanahan
Crushes do crush, looks do kill but love has come to show the difference
– Ikogho David
Cry "Havoc," and let slip the dogs of war.
– William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 3 scene 1
Cry Havoc, and let slip the dogs of war.
– William Shakespeare
Crying has no potential for solving the problems!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Cuando amor no es locura, no es amor. (When love is not madness, it is not love.)
– Danish proverb
Cultivate solitude and quiet and a few sincere friends, rather than mob merriment, noise and thousands of nodding acquaintances.
– William Powell
Cultivate the habit of early rising. It is unwise to keep the head long on a level with the feet.
– Henry David Thoreau
Cultivate your curiosity. Keep it sharp and always working. Consider curiosity your life preserver, your willingness to try something new. Second, enlarge your enthusiasm to include the pursuit to excellence, following every task through to completion. Third, make the law of averages work for you. By budgeting your time more carefully than most people you can make more time available. Does the combination of curiosity, enthusiasm, and the law of averages guarantee success Indeed it does not ... Success in the final analysis always involves luck or the element of chance. Louis Pasteur grasped this well when he said that chance favors the prepared mind.
– John W. Hanley

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