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Complaints And Complaining Quotes

The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely the one who dropped it.

Author: Lou Holtz (1937)

Profession: American Football Coach

What do sad complaints avail if the offense is not cut down by punishment.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

I believe in grumbling; it is the politest form of fighting known.

Author: Edgar Watson Howe (1853-1937)

Profession: American Journalist, Author

The tendency to whining and complaining may be taken as the surest sign symptom of little souls and inferior intellects.

Author: Lord Jeffrey

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When any anxiety or gloom of the mind takes hold of you, make it a rule not to publish it by complaining; but exert yourselves to hide it, and by endeavoring to hide it you drive it away.

Author: Johnson

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When a person finds themselves predisposed to complaining about how little they are regarded by others, let them reflect how little they have contributed to the happiness of others.

Author: Johnson

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To hear complaints is tiresome to the miserable and the happy.

Author: Johnson

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Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is something in them that is not disagreeable to him.

Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

Profession: British Author

The usual fortune of complaint is to excite contempt more than pity.

Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

Profession: British Author

I find it unusual that it is more socially acceptable to complain about what you have than it is to ask for what you want.

Author: Phil Lout

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The world is sad enough without your woe.

Author: Orison Swett Marden (1850-1924)

Profession: American Author, Founder of Success Magazine

When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for.

Author: John Milton (1608-1674)

Profession: British Poet

Never excuse, never explain, never complain.

Author: Motto

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You can't stop the rain by complaining…

Author: Singing in the Rain Movie

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The sun was shining in my eyes, and I could barely see to do the necessary task that was allotted me. Resentment of the vivid glow I started to complain. When all at once upon the air I heard the blind man's cane.

Author: Earl Musselman

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