Benjamin Disraeli (1804 - 1881)
and complain - and most fools do.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)
Do what you feel in your heart to be right
- for you'll be criticized anyway.
You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't.
Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)
particularly from a relative, a friend,
an acquaintance, or a stranger.
Franklin P. Jones
Pay no attention to what the critics say...
Remember, a statue has never been set up
in honor of a critic!
Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957)
Against criticism a man can neither protest nor defend himself;
he must act in spite of it, and then it will gradually yield to him.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Never criticize a man until you've walked a mile in his moccasins.
Native American Proverb
People ask for criticism, but they only want praise.
W. Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965)