“Reexamine all that you have been told in school, or in church or in any book. Dismiss whatever insults your soul.”
“An eye can threaten like a loaded and levelled gun, or it can insult like hissing or kicking; or, in its altered mood, by beams of kindness, it can make the heart dance for joy”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“I love it when someone insults me. That means that I don't have to be nice anymore.”
“The only graceful way to accept an insult is to ignore it; if you can't ignore it, top it. If you can't top it, laugh at it. If you can't laugh at it, it's probably deserved.”
J. Russell Lynes
“He insulted me, he cheated me, he beat me, he robbed me' - those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.”
“To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white.”
E. E. Cummings
“He who allows himself to be insulted deserves to be so; and insolence, if unpunished, increases.”
Quotes Daddy offers a number of tools for developers and bloggers to integrate quotes into their site including customizable widgets, embeddable quotes and API.
Over 1,000,000 famous quotes and user quotes that you can save to your favorites, share with friends and add to your site, blog or social network.