Being Thin Skinned Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 31 Quotes About Being Thin Skinned

#1. Beauty is only skin deep, and the world is full of thin skinned people. - Author: Richard Armour
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#2. It is possible, however, that the artist is both thin-skinned and prophetic and, like the canary lowered into the mine shaft to test the air, has caught a whiff of something lethal. - Author: Walker Percy
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#3. Teachers clarify, artists confuse; poets do a bit of both - Author: Robert Lindsay
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#4. Politics has never been for the thin-skinned or the faint-of-heart, and if you enter the arena, you should expect to get roughed up. - Author: Barack Obama
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#5. I try to take things that challenge me either physically or mentally, or I have to learn a new skill. - Author: John C. Reilly
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#6. I'm thin-skinned in a way that's just dumb. - Author: Sarah Koenig
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#7. You will be identified as thin-skinned and moody; in reaction you will identify yourself as civilized and sensitive. You will barricade yourself in that preposterous condition known as self-respect. - Author: Alphonso Lingis
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#8. When things are really painful, I turn it into comedy. - Author: Peter Mullan
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#9. Lord save us from off-handed, flabby-cheeked, brittle-boned, weak-kneed, thin-skinned, pliable, plastic, spineless, effeminate, ossified, three-karat Christianity. - Author: Billy Sunday
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#10. The French are pretty thin-skinned. The few times I mentioned a French writer in 'City Boy,' the relatives would ring up in high dudgeon. I once wrote a mocking review of Marguerite Duras in the 'New York Review of Books,' and good friends of mine in France got very angry. - Author: Edmund White
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#11. Reading reviews makes you thin-skinned. It's like waves washing layers off your skin. - Author: Ian McEwan
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#12. The truth is that I'm never sure how any of my books will be received, and because I can be thin-skinned, I try not to read too many reviews when a book first comes out. - Author: Charles Baxter
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#13. I live my life pretty emotionally, for better and for worse. I'm pretty thin-skinned and transparent. I lead with my heart, and I wanted to make a movie that did the same. - Author: Shawn Levy
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#14. The Black was looking out on the open sea; his ears pricked forward, his thin-skinned nostrils quivering, his black mane flowing like windswept flame. Alec could not turn his eyes away; he could not believe such a perfect creature existed. - Author: Walter Farley
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#15. But in those whom no necessity forces to turn Author, who merely write for fame, and have full leisure to polish their compositions, faults are impardonable, and merit the sharpest arrows of criticism. - Author: Matthew Gregory Lewis
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#16. As Montaigne wrote, observing late-sixteenth-century life, To die of age is a rare, singular, and extraordinary death, and so much less natural than others: it is the last and extremest kind of dying. - Author: Atul Gawande
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#17. We ask actors to come to work ready to open a vein, to be emotionally thin-skinned. If someone screams, 'What about my coffee?' it's not about the coffee; it's because they're working in an emotional state. It ain't easy being an actor. - Author: Don Scardino
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#18. I'm proud to say I'm the only Slaughterhouse member who has not rewritten a verse yet, and that's the ongoing joke in the group, 'cause everybody has rewrote their sh*t except for me. - Author: Joe Budden
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#19. Like most thin-skinned people who have been snubbed, he could not leave the snubbers alone. - Author: M.C. Beaton
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#20. Here and there on earth there is probably a kind of continuation of love; in which this greedy desire of two people for each other gives way to a new desire and greed, a shared higher thirst for an ideal above them.
But who knows such love? who has experienced it?
Its true name is friendship - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#21. Uncivil, incompetent in fulfilling basic constitutional responsibilities (such as timely appropriations), micromanagerial, parochial, hypocritical, egotistical, thin-skinned, often putting self (and reelection) before country - this was my view of the majority of the United States Congress. - Author: Robert M. Gates
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#22. Infinity is just zero spelled backwards. - Author: Derek R. Audette
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#23. Well, I think that those of us in public life that are trying to do a good job, and that are faced with this popular new game that the media has of being critical of everything that anybody in public office does probably are thin-skinned. - Author: Bill Scott
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#24. I long to be ... Like Other People! The extraordinary, ungetatable, oddly cruel Other People, with their way of wantonly hurting and then accusing you of being thin-skinned, sulky, vindictive or ridiculous. - Author: Jean Rhys
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#25. The sadness of our existence should not leave us blunted, on the contrary
how to remain thin-skinned, vulnerable and stay alive? - Author: Montgomery Clift
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#26. I almost threw up the first time I set foot inside the University of California, San Francisco's Comprehensive Care Center and joined the stream of thin, slow-moving, low-voiced, gray-skinned people. I didn't want to be one of the pitied, the struck-down. - Author: Kelly Corrigan
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#27. She would always be careful around people like Parley Burns, tricky people who are thin skinned and punitive and intelligent and surprisingly honest. - Author: Elizabeth Hay
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#28. Cursed is the one who trusts in man, who draws strength from mere flesh. - Author: Lacey Sturm
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#29. I'm only thin-skinned when somebody says bad things that are false. For instance, if you hit me about something that's true, all right, the bankruptcy - I used that as a tool. I didn't ever file for bankruptcy. - Author: Donald Trump
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#30. In media terms, the camera always lies, providing an edited version of reality. - Author: Mal Fletcher
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#31. Cupid is naked and does not like artifices contrived by beauty. - Author: Propertius
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