Opinionated Quotes

Collection of famous quotes and sayings about Opinionated.

Quotes About Opinionated

Enjoy collection of 100 Opinionated quotes. Download and share images of famous quotes about Opinionated. Righ click to see and save pictures of Opinionated quotes that you can use as your wallpaper for free.

#1. The nice thing about having a deeply weird, highly opinionated friend was that you never had to be the centre of attention if you didn't want to be. The - Author: Alexis Hall
Opinionated quotes by Alexis Hall
#2. If you have received a letter inviting you to speak at the dedication of a new cat hospital, and you hate cats, your reply, declining the invitation, does not necessarily have to cover the full range of your emotions. You must make it clear that you will not attend, but you do not have to let fly at the cats. The writer of the letter asked a civil question; attack cats, then, only if you can do so with good humor, good taste, and in such a way that your answer will be courteous as well as responsive. Since you are out of sympathy with cats, you may quite properly give this as a reason for not appearing at the dedicatory ceremonies of a cat hospital. But bear in mind that your opinion of cats was not sought, only your services as a speaker. Try to keep things straight. - Author: William Strunk Jr.
Opinionated quotes by William Strunk Jr.
#3. I've always been really opinionated, and mixed with being really open hearted, open to people shifting what I think all the time, but I like to speak with conviction. - Author: Alanis Morissette
Opinionated quotes by Alanis Morissette
#4. As always, I wonder if I'll get through the winter. Then when winter is over, I wonder about the summer. But that's because the system decided which author shall be commercially successful. As I said, the most vicious of them all is The New York Times, because it pretends to be literary and impartial, and it's really this opinionated, myopic, stupid giant of incompetence. - Author: James Purdy
Opinionated quotes by James Purdy
#5. I'm one of those women who's not to be messed with. I'm very opinionated and boisterous at times. I'm also kind and humble. I know when to fold and when to hold, and that's important. If my edge scares you, then you have a choice to remove yourself. - Author: LisaRaye McCoy-Misick
Opinionated quotes by LisaRaye McCoy-Misick
#6. That love at first sight should happen to me, was Life's most delicious revenge on a self-opinionated fool. - Author: Charles Boyer
Opinionated quotes by Charles Boyer
#7. Fat' is usually the first insult a girl throws at another girl when she wants to hurt her.

I mean, is 'fat' really the worst thing a human being can be? Is 'fat' worse than 'vindictive', 'jealous', 'shallow', 'vain', 'boring' or 'cruel'? Not to me; but then, you might retort, what do I know about the pressure to be skinny? I'm not in the business of being judged on my looks, what with being a writer and earning my living by using my brain…

I went to the British Book Awards that evening. After the award ceremony I bumped into a woman I hadn't seen for nearly three years. The first thing she said to me? 'You've lost a lot of weight since the last time I saw you!'

'Well,' I said, slightly nonplussed, 'the last time you saw me I'd just had a baby.'

What I felt like saying was, 'I've produced my third child and my sixth novel since I last saw you. Aren't either of those things more important, more interesting, than my size?' But no – my waist looked smaller! Forget the kid and the book: finally, something to celebrate!

I've got two daughters who will have to make their way in this skinny-obsessed world, and it worries me, because I don't want them to be empty-headed, self-obsessed, emaciated clones; I'd rather they were independent, interesting, idealistic, kind, opinionated, original, funny – a thousand things, before 'thin'. And frankly, I'd rather they didn't give a gust of stinking chihuahua flatulence whether the woman st - Author: J.K. Rowling
Opinionated quotes by J.K. Rowling
#8. We are opinionated society. We're very happy to spout forth our own views; we're not good about listening. We have to listen to other's stories. Learn to listen to the stories of the terrorists just as we hope that they will listen to ours because very often these narratives express frustrations, fears, and anxieties that most societies can safely ignore. - Author: Karen Armstrong
Opinionated quotes by Karen Armstrong
#9. I'm cursed with empathy. I'm also by nature way too opinionated. - Author: John Shirley
Opinionated quotes by John Shirley
#10. According to my parents, I was supposed to have been a nice, churchgoing Swiss housewife. Instead I ended up an opinionated psychiatrist, author and lecturer in the American Southwest, who communicates with spirits from a world that I believe is far more loving and glorious than our own. - Author: Elisabeth Kubler Ross
Opinionated quotes by Elisabeth Kubler Ross
#11. I'm very comfortable being married to an extremely strong, opinionated, and driven woman. But I also sit at the head of the table. I have both of those sides to me. - Author: Kevin Bacon
Opinionated quotes by Kevin Bacon
#12. I can certainly identify with The Villain. A Villain is someone who has a past, who is strongly opinionated, fearless, doesn't get intimated by anything, and went beyond suffering. It's an empowerment figure. - Author: Nuno Roque
Opinionated quotes by Nuno Roque
#13. It liberates the vandal to travel-you never saw a bigoted, opinionated, stubborn, narrow-minded, self-conceited, almighty mean man in your life but he had stuck in one place since he was born and thought God made the world and dyspepsia and bile for his especial comfort and satisfaction. - Author: Mark Twain
Opinionated quotes by Mark Twain
#14. In my family, there were Kei and Minoru and then there were the rest. Everyone in my family is very opinionated and everyone tried to join the debate. But by the time my turn came, there was nothing left to say. I couldn't keep pace, so I looked to do my own things. - Author: Akira Mori
Opinionated quotes by Akira Mori
#15. Babbit was an average father. He was affectionate, bullying, opinionated, ignorant, and rather wistful. Like most parents he enjoyed the game of waiting till the victim was clearly wrong, then virtuously pouncing. - Author: Sinclair Lewis
Opinionated quotes by Sinclair Lewis
#16. I'm very opinionated, very intelligent and not afraid to show that. - Author: Katori Hall
Opinionated quotes by Katori Hall
#17. I am a patient listener, but opinionated to the point of stubbornness when my mind is made up. - Author: Walt Disney
Opinionated quotes by Walt Disney
#18. The thing that has always baffled me about people's perception of my writing is the sense that I'm a very controversial, opinionated, polarizing person. I feel like I write about things that I'm interested in, and I describe why they're interesting to me. I could be negative, I guess. It's far easier to write why something is terrible than why it's good. - Author: Chuck Klosterman
Opinionated quotes by Chuck Klosterman
#19. I think you're under no obligation whatsoever to forgive anything, to forget anything. You're not required to push away the years of abuse because the abuser now chooses to be sober and in his sobriety regrets his actions. And white may be small and unforgiving of me, I think people who do so at the snap of a dam finger are either liars or are in need of serious therapy. I assume you heard him out, so in my personal opinion, any debt you might owe for your existence is now paid in full. It may be fashionable to hold that terrible actions are indeed terrible, but that hte person inflicting them isn't responbile due to alcohol, drugs, DNA, or GD PMS. He damn well was responsible, and if you decided to loathe him for the rest of your life, I wouldn't blame you for it. How's that? (Cybil to Gage - she ROCKS) - Author: Nora Roberts
Opinionated quotes by Nora Roberts
#20. Birth is really judgy, and people get really opinionated. Everyone's entitled to the experience they want. - Author: Jamie-Lynn Sigler
Opinionated quotes by Jamie-Lynn Sigler
#21. What is your friend: the things you know, or the things you don't know. First of all, there's a lot more things you don't know. And second, the things you don't know is the birthplace of all your new knowledge! So if you make the things you don't know your friend, rather than the things you know, well then you're always on a quest in a sense. You're always looking for new information in the off chance that somebody who doesn't agree with you will tell you something you couldn't have figured out on your own! It's a completely different way of looking at the world. It's the antithesis of opinionated. - Author: Jordan B. Peterson
Opinionated quotes by Jordan B. Peterson
#22. Poppy Devine did not deserve cancer. Poppy was sweet and industrious and careful and measured and always, always did the right thing. If anyone deserved cancer it was Julia. Julia was loud and opinionated and disagreeable. Rude, some might even say. She went out with bad men, took unnecessary risks, pushed people to their limits, swore like a sailor and flipped the bird more than any female in the history of the world.
It should be her number coming up in the cancer lottery. - Author: Amy Andrews
Opinionated quotes by Amy Andrews
#23. I've always been opinionated, unfortunately, to my mother's disappointment. - Author: Nina Garcia
Opinionated quotes by Nina Garcia
#24. I keep my distance from politics. Lots of money has been offered to me for campaigning over the years, and I have always refused. I used to be very politically aware and very opinionated, but I don't want to involve myself. - Author: Bipasha Basu
Opinionated quotes by Bipasha Basu
#25. How lonely am I ?


I am 21 year old. I wake up get ready for college.

I go to the Car stop where I have a bunch of accquaintances whom I go to college with.

If I'm unfortunately late to the stop, I miss the Car . But the accquaintances rarely halt the car for me. I have to phone and ask them to halt the car.

In the car I don't sit beside anyone because the people I like don't like me and vice versa.

I get down at college. Attend all the boring classes. I want to skip a class and enjoy with friends but I rarely do so because I don't have friends and the ones I have don't hang out with me.

I often look at people around and wonder how everyone has friends and are cared for. And also wonder why I am never cared for and why I am not a priority to anyone.

I reach home and rest for few minutes before my mom knocks on my door.

I expect her to ask about my day. But she never does. Sometimes I blurt it out because I want to talk to people.

I have a different relationship with my dad. He thinks I don't respect him and that I am an arrogant and self centered brat. I am tired of explaining him that I'm not. I am just opinionated. I gave up.

Neither my parents nor my sis or bro ask me about my life and rarely share theirs.

I do have a best friend who always messages and phones when she has something to say. That would mostly be about his girlfriend .

But - Author: Ahmed Abdelazeem
Opinionated quotes by Ahmed Abdelazeem
#26. I can be very stubborn. I'm very opinionated and if people cross me at work - if people who don't know about the job try telling me what to do - I become very stubborn and really rather unpleasant. - Author: Martin Shaw
Opinionated quotes by Martin Shaw
#27. I was always opinionated. - Author: Kim Novak
Opinionated quotes by Kim Novak
#28. I don't consider myself an artist. I consider myself a very opinionated man who uses words as fighting tools. - Author: Larry Kramer
Opinionated quotes by Larry Kramer
#29. The word 'philosopher' means 'lover of wisdom.' Also there is a Greek word to describe the philosopher's opponent: that word is 'philodoxer,' meaning 'lover of opinion'--that is, an opinionated man suffering from vain wishes, who passionately pursues illusion. Out of the doxa, the false opinion fanatically held, comes disorder in the soul and disorder in the body politic. - Author: Russell Kirk
Opinionated quotes by Russell Kirk
#30. If you happen to find it hard to have sustained conversations, try keeping your voice up at the end of the sentence. There is a charming graciousness in doing so, for it seems to say that you do not think your remarks are the last words to be said on the subject. It prevents you from seeming opinionated. How men dislike an opinionated woman! No one really likes her! To keep your voice up sounds as though you are interested in other people's ideas. The subject is still open! - Author: Margery Wilson
Opinionated quotes by Margery Wilson
#31. A man told me that for a woman, I was very opinionated. I said, 'for a man you're kind of ignorant'. - Author: Anne Hathaway
Opinionated quotes by Anne Hathaway
#32. However opinionated, perhaps even high-handed his presentations were, he was unquestionably an ingenious man--that was evident in the stimulating, thought-provoking effect his words had on a highly gifted young mind like Adri Leverkühn's. What had chiefly impressed him, as he revealed on the way home and the following day in the schoolyard, was the distinction Kretzschmar had made between cultic and cultural epochs and his observation that the secularization of art, its separation from worship, was of only a superficial and episodic nature. The high-school sophomore was manifestly moved by an idea that the lecturer had not even articulated, but that had caught fire in him:: that the separation of art from any liturgical context, its liberation and elevation to the isolated and personal, to culture for culture's sake, had burdened it with a solemnity without any point of reference, an absolute seriousness, a pathos of suffering epitomized in Beethoven's terrible appearance in the doorway--but that did not have to be its abiding destiny, its perpetual state of mind. Just listen to the young man! With almost no real, practical experience in the field of art, he was fantasizing in a void and in precocious words about art's apparently imminent retreat from its present-day role to a happier, more modest one in the service of a higher fellowship, which did not have to be, as at one time, the Church. What it would be, he could not say. - Author: Thomas Mann
Opinionated quotes by Thomas Mann
#33. Jobs had always been an extremely opinionated eater, with a tendency to instantly judge any food as either fantastic or terrible. He could taste two avocados that most mortals would find indistinguishable, and declare that one was the best avocado ever grown and the other inedible. - Author: Walter Isaacson
Opinionated quotes by Walter Isaacson
#34. A Communist must never be opinionated or domineering, thinking that he is good in everything while others are good in nothing; he must never shut himself up in his little room, or brag and boast and lord it over others. - Author: Mao Zedong
Opinionated quotes by Mao Zedong
#35. I'm very opinionated. - Author: Brian Eno
Opinionated quotes by Brian Eno
#36. I think I was in high school, actually, and it was a guidance counselor or someone said, you know, you're just too loud; like you need to just stop talking so much and stop being so opinionated; like no one wants to listen to you because you're really annoying. And I'm glad that I didn't shut up, because it seems like people are listening. - Author: Jessica Valenti
Opinionated quotes by Jessica Valenti
#37. I wandered through the stacks, running my hands along the spines of the books on the shelves, they reminded me of cultured or opinionated guests at a wonderful party, whispering to each other. - Author: Janet Fitch
Opinionated quotes by Janet Fitch
#38. I love how, when you're a teenager, you're really opinionated, you're really right, you can't be wrong, and you don't know any better. - Author: Maggie Carey
Opinionated quotes by Maggie Carey
#39. I became more confident within myself and matured as a person and become a little bit more opinionated - maybe the lads might say a little bit too opinionated for their liking but that is just a natural progression for a player. - Author: Kenny Cunningham
Opinionated quotes by Kenny Cunningham
#40. I pick up a copy of Newsweek on the plane and immediately notice how biased, slanted, and opinionated all the U.S. newsmagazine articles are. Not that the Euro and British press aren't biased as well
they certainly are
but living in the United States we are led to believe, and are constantly reminded, that our press is fair and free of bias. After such a short time away, I am shocked at how obviously and blatantly this lie is revealed
there is the 'reporting' that is essentially parroting what the White House press secretary announces; the myriad built-in assumptions that one ceases to register after being somewhere else for a while. The myth of neutrality is an effective blanket for a host of biases. - Author: David Byrne
Opinionated quotes by David Byrne
#41. She's an irritating, opinionated woman, a type Buddy can't stand. I don't think he could see her for what she is. A person, deprived, for life, of any understanding or taste for the main current of poetry that flows through things, all things. - Author: J.D. Salinger
Opinionated quotes by J.D. Salinger
#42. I like to think that I'm a really strong, tough person, but I'm not. I'm a very, very needy person. I'm very insecure. I'm very impressionable. But, there is a side of me that is very put-together, very strong, very capable and very opinionated. It's the two sides of myself. - Author: Katee Sackhoff
Opinionated quotes by Katee Sackhoff
#43. I think I'm more intensely opinionated when I speak; more agreeably balanced when I write. - Author: Adam Gopnik
Opinionated quotes by Adam Gopnik
#44. I don't know what people are going to think of my stand-up. If you only know me from 'The Price Is Right' and 'The Drew Carey Show,' then you might be a little bit shocked. I'm a little dirty and a little opinionated but all in fun. - Author: Drew Carey
Opinionated quotes by Drew Carey
#45. If Shakespeare were alive now, no doubt he'd be interviewed every week and his opinions canvassed on every subject from national foreign policy to the social effects of punk rock. But in his day nobody cared what Shakespeare's views were about anything, and he wouldn't have been allowed to discuss public affairs publicly. He wasn't, therefore, under a constant pressure to become opinionated. - Author: Northrop Frye
Opinionated quotes by Northrop Frye
#46. I've got two daughters who will have to make their way in this skinny-obsessed world, and it worries me, because I don't want them to be empty-headed, self-obsessed, emaciated clones; I'd rather they were independent, interesting, idealistic, kind, opinionated, original, funny – a thousand things, before 'thin'. And frankly, I'd rather they didn't give a gust of stinking chihuahua flatulence whether the woman standing next to them has fleshier knees than they do. Let my girls be Hermiones, rather than Pansy Parkinsons. Let them never be Stupid Girls. - Author: J.K. Rowling
Opinionated quotes by J.K. Rowling
#47. It is from a weakness and smallness of mind that men are opinionated; and we are very loath to believe what we are not able to comprehend. - Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Opinionated quotes by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
#48. Opinionated frameworks are also easier to learn because there is usually a "right" way to do something. The downside is that you're limited to building applications that the framework was made for, and moving outside of the use cases the framework was made for can be difficult - Author: Jeff D. Dickey
Opinionated quotes by Jeff D. Dickey
#49. The sad thing about our society is that women are put in one of two categories. You're either in the beautiful category and you're seen as sexy and beautiful, or some version of that, or you're put into another category.The latter category affords women the opportunity to be smart, funny, independent, mean, strong, intelligent and opinionated. We take them seriously as politicians, if they fit into that latter category. We respect their opinions more and give them higher expectations. That latter category is what allows female actors to be characters. - Author: Amber Heard
Opinionated quotes by Amber Heard
#50. Most of these super-sovereigns feel that God can comment if he wants to, but God must avoid getting loud. While God is welcome to his opinions, he is only one voice, and he doesn't get extra points just for being God. The unstudied opinionated are prone to say, even to God, "Yes, but here's what I think." In such a world, classic apologetics has lost much of its force. - Author: Calvin Miller
Opinionated quotes by Calvin Miller
#51. Your friends are all the dullest dogs I know. They are not beautiful: they are only decorated. They are not clean: they are only shaved and starched. They are not dignified: they are only fashionably dressed. They are not educated: they are only college passmen. They are not religious: they are only pewrenters. They are not moral: they are only conventional. They are not virtuous: they are only cowardly. They are not even vicious: they are only "frail." They are not artistic: they are only lascivious. They are not prosperous: they are only rich. They are not loyal, they are only servile; not dutiful, only sheepish; not public spirited, only patriotic; not courageous, only quarrelsome; not determined, only obstinate; not masterful, only domineering; not self-controlled, only obtuse; not self-respecting, only vain; not kind, only sentimental; not social, only gregarious; not considerate, only polite; not intelligent, only opinionated; not progressive, only factious; not imaginative, only superstitious; not just, only vindictive; not generous, only propitiatory; not disciplined, only cowed; and not truthful at all: liars every one of them, to the very backbone of their souls. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
Opinionated quotes by George Bernard Shaw
#52. My family is certainly very vocal. They're very Italian. A lot of our holidays end with people screaming at each other across the room. And everyone's very opinionated and intelligent. A lot of my aunts and uncles are wildly educated, and their opinions reflect that. We're all very liberal. - Author: Chris Evans
Opinionated quotes by Chris Evans
#53. Smatterers in learning are the most opinionated. - Author: Samuel Richardson
Opinionated quotes by Samuel Richardson
#54. Most of all, it teaches you that your body is not just a sort of jar made out of meat that you lug around because it's what you keep your brain in, but an equal and in fact quite opinionated and demonstrative partner in the joint production that is you. - Author: Hanne Blank
Opinionated quotes by Hanne Blank
#55. People misinterpret what I say all the time: They think I'm being offensive, when really, I'm only being opinionated. - Author: Taylor Momsen
Opinionated quotes by Taylor Momsen
#56. the best and worst critics I had was in the Marine Corps, If you can share poetry to a bunch of opinionated Marines, you can share with anyone - Author: Vincent Breit
Opinionated quotes by Vincent Breit
#57. Jane Austen's characters for women are always very strong, opinionated and elegantly written, so they're always great for an actress to have a chance to do. - Author: Tamsin Egerton
Opinionated quotes by Tamsin Egerton
#58. The people we want in our news prime-time space now are strongly opinionated people who I think, for the most part, attract audiences of like-minded people, who want to know 'what's our side thinking right now?' - Author: Juan Williams
Opinionated quotes by Juan Williams
#59. Friendship intimacy calls for whoever is on the receiving end of the information to offer "hefty helpings of emotional expressiveness and unconditional support." Yet, as Karbo points out, they can't be too opinionated. So if I'm enraged that Matt canceled our Friday night plans, again, she better huff and puff and agree it was lame of him, but she would never say "He's such an ass, I've never liked him." Such are the unwritten rules of friendship. - Author: Rachel Bertsche
Opinionated quotes by Rachel Bertsche
#60. Trust and belief are two prime considerations. You must not allow yourself to be opinionated. - Author: James Dean
Opinionated quotes by James Dean
#61. Traders and quants are genuinely different species. Traders pride themselves on being tough and forthright while quants are more circumspect and reticent. These differences in personality are reflections of deeper cultural preferences. Traders are paid to act. All day long they watch screens, assimilate economic information, page frantically through spreadsheets, run programs written by quants, enter trades, talk to salespeople and brokers, and punch keys. It's hard to have an extended conversation with a trader during the business day; it takes an hour of standing around to have five minutes of punctuated repartee. Part of what traders do has a video game quality. In consequence, they learn to be opinionated, visceral, fast-thinking, and decisive, though not always right. They thrive on interruption. Quants - Author: Emanuel Derman
Opinionated quotes by Emanuel Derman
#62. I used to write poetry when I was younger," Jess said. She had kept a notebook by her bed, in case some line or image came to her in her dreams, but she had always been a sound sleeper, and no Xanadus or nightingales woke her. She read Coleridge or Keats and felt that they had covered the great subjects so well that she had nothing to add about beauty, or immortality of the soul. "Now I just read."
She spoke cheerfully, without a hint of wistfulness. She was indignant sometimes, but never wistful. Opinionated, but still hopeful in her opinions. Oh, Jess, George thought, no one has hurt you yet. - Author: Allegra Goodman
Opinionated quotes by Allegra Goodman
#63. What then are the benefits of being mentally flexible? Imagine a storm brewing. Intense winds are blowing hard. Stiff trees are breaking under the pressure while softer more flexible trees are bending and will rise again when the strong winds subside. Now turn this image onto human beings. People who are narrow minded, opinionated, stubborn and bullheaded are more likely to crack under pressure than people who take up a more flexible attitude towards life. It is the difference between bending and breaking under pressure. - Author: Gudjon Bergmann
Opinionated quotes by Gudjon Bergmann
#64. What is asserted by a man is an opinion; what is asserted by a woman is opinionated. A woman with ideas and the ability to express them is something of a social embarrassment, like an unhousebroken pet. - Author: Marya Mannes
Opinionated quotes by Marya Mannes
#65. His diaries had begun to assume something of the knowingness of incipient middle age; at times, indeed, he was in danger of becoming priggish and opinionated. As with many later European voyagers, travel in this part of the world, far from broadening the mind, seemed instead to lead to a blanket distrust of anyone of a different creed, colour or class. - Author: William Dalrymple
Opinionated quotes by William Dalrymple
#66. I really am opinionated, but not for long. I have found myself coming off of what I think of something because the guy I'm talking to makes better sense than I am. I have so many points of view, I can't keep track of 'em, because I talk to too many people ... I'm not so opinionated that I won't budge. - Author: Jerry Lewis
Opinionated quotes by Jerry Lewis
#67. I never went to college - I don't believe in college for writers. The thing is very dangerous. I believe too many professors are too opinionated and too snobbish and too intellectual, and the intellect is a great danger to creativity … because you begin to rationalize and make up reasons for things, instead of staying with your own basic truth - who you are, what you are, what you want to be. I've had a sign over my typewriter for over 25 years now, which reads "Don't think!" You must never think at the typewriter - you must feel. Your intellect is always buried in that feeling anyway. - Author: Ray Bradbury
Opinionated quotes by Ray Bradbury
#68. I'm very opinionated about movie musicals when they're adapted from live shows. You'll sit still for a three-minute song in a theater. But in movies, a glance from someone's eyes will tell you the whole story in a few seconds. - Author: Stephen Sondheim
Opinionated quotes by Stephen Sondheim
#69. To be taken seriously, try being educated instead of opinionated. - Author: Jeffrey Fry
Opinionated quotes by Jeffrey Fry
#70. When you direct is the only time you get to have the world exactly how you want it. My movies are very close to what I set out to do. And I'm super-opinionated about what I do and don't like. - Author: Sofia Coppola
Opinionated quotes by Sofia Coppola
#71. I don't miss the obligation to be opinionated, but I do regret the chance to share a joy. - Author: Adam Gopnik
Opinionated quotes by Adam Gopnik
#72. My right to speak my mind, to have a voice, to be what some have called 'opinionated' is a right I deeply and profoundly cherish. My only hope is that, one day soon, women who have all earned the right to their opinions
instead of being called 'opinionated' will be called smart and well-informed, just like men. - Author: Teresa Heinz
Opinionated quotes by Teresa Heinz
#73. I think one should express opinions and these books are relatively opinionated. They would be a bit dry without it. - Author: John Gimlette
Opinionated quotes by John Gimlette
#74. Lottie stared blindly at the dark canopy overhead. "Nick," she asked raggedly, "is this the usual way that people h-have relations?"
His voice was muffled. "What is the usual way?"
She inhaled sharply as he nipped at the inner curve of her thigh. "I'm not entirely certain. But I don't think this is it."
His voice thickened with amusement. "I know what I'm doing, Lottie."
"I was not implying that you didn't ... oh, please don't kiss me there!"
Then she felt him shake with suppressed laughter. "For someone who has never done this before, you're rather opinionated. Let me make love to you the way I want, hmmn? The first time, at least." He grasped both her wrists and pinned them at her sides. "Lie still. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
Opinionated quotes by Lisa Kleypas
#75. I get pretty opinionated about books. - Author: Nora Roberts
Opinionated quotes by Nora Roberts
#76. By that time it was already clear that the next prime minster was going to be Golda Meir, a woman whom I frankly detested - a mutual sentiment, I might add. I knew her as an opinionated, obstinate person, primitive in her outlook, rigid in her attitudes, with a genius for reaching and exploiting the deepest fears and prejudices of the Jewish masses. I was certain that with her as prime minister, all peace efforts would come to a total standstill. - Author: Uri Avnery
Opinionated quotes by Uri Avnery
#77. The comic book world is so dangerous, you know what I mean? You say one thing and people - they're ravenous - they are very opinionated fans. But they're great fans. - Author: Chris Evans
Opinionated quotes by Chris Evans
#78. Obstinate people can be divided into the opinionated, the ignorant, and the boorish. - Author: Aristotle.
Opinionated quotes by Aristotle.
#79. [Katharine Hepburn] was much stronger, much more opinionated than I am or ever was, and it was considered attractive on her. But not on me. I don't know. Maybe her Bryn Mawr accent was more appealing than mine. - Author: Lauren Bacall
Opinionated quotes by Lauren Bacall
#80. Here, there, and everywhere-an opinionated riddle. - Author: Mary Downing Hahn
Opinionated quotes by Mary Downing Hahn
#81. Opinionated writing is always the most difficult ... simply because it involves retaining in the cold morning-after crystal of the printed word the burning flow of molten feeling. - Author: Gavin Lyall
Opinionated quotes by Gavin Lyall
#82. Russians are very discerning about ballet. They're very opinionated about what classical ballet is. - Author: David Hallberg
Opinionated quotes by David Hallberg
#83. She fascinated him.
She was annoying and opinionated and bossy at times, but she was also ... perfect for him.
He wanted to know everything about her, wanted to sit beside her at the opera and watch her cry. He wanted to grow old with this exasperating woman and argue with her as they sipped tea on the porch.
She would never bore him, and every day he spent in her company would be an adventure. - Author: Jen Turano
Opinionated quotes by Jen Turano
#84. After Birth is a fast-talking, opinionated, moody, funny, and slightly desperate account of the attempt to recover from having a baby. It is a romp through dangerous waters, in which passages of hilarity are shadowed by the dark nights of earliest motherhood, those months so tremulous with both new love and the despairing loss of one's identity-to read it is an absorbing, entertaining, and thought-provoking experience. - Author: Lydia Davis
Opinionated quotes by Lydia Davis
#85. It's what you learn after you know it all that counts. - Author: Earl Weaver
Opinionated quotes by Earl Weaver
#86. Most successful pundits are selected for being opinionated, because it's interesting, and the penalties for incorrect predictions are negligible. You can make predictions, and a year later people won't remember them. - Author: Daniel Kahneman
Opinionated quotes by Daniel Kahneman
#87. She was no pushover. That was for sure. She was strong, opinionated, easy to underestimate and misunderstand. She had her own ideas about duty and honor and she kept to her principles even with a gun at her back. - Author: Robert Edsel
Opinionated quotes by Robert Edsel
#88. I would love to see women be able to be powerful, complex, smart, opinionated and taken seriously, even if they are beautiful. Even more, I would love to see women held to different standards, other than the superficial ones that we're held to. - Author: Amber Heard
Opinionated quotes by Amber Heard
#89. My brain was so noisy and opinionated that it drowned out my heart. - Author: Julia Day
Opinionated quotes by Julia Day
#90. I'm very opinionated and I have a lot of things to say. Sometimes I sound a bit like a willy. - Author: Cher Lloyd
Opinionated quotes by Cher Lloyd
#91. Anne Boleyn is an intriguing character. She seems to appeal to modern-day women in a very potent way. Because she was such an independently opinionated and spirited young woman, which at the time was unheard of. - Author: Natalie Dormer
Opinionated quotes by Natalie Dormer
#92. I'm not opinionated; you're just wrong.
-Bucky - Author: Darby Conley
Opinionated quotes by Darby Conley
#93. I've been really opinionated my whole life. I was raised to be opinionated. I was raised to debate at the dinner table - my father demanded it - and you had to be able to debate in a confident and clear way. - Author: Jeanine Tesori
Opinionated quotes by Jeanine Tesori
#94. Literature is by definition opinionated. It is bound to provoke the arguments in many quarters, not excluding the hometown or even the family of the author. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Opinionated quotes by Kurt Vonnegut
#95. Korie: Phil and Willie are so much alike. We went to a marriage seminar at our church one time, and Phil and Kay and Jase and Missy were there as well. Each of the couples took a personality test to see if their personalities were compatible. We all laughed because Phil and Willie scored high in the characteristics for having a dominant personality. They were almost identical in a lot of areas, but somewhat different in that Willie was high in the social category as well. I think Willie got that part of his personality from his mother.
It's funny because people look at the Robertsons and think Jase and Phil are just alike, and they are certainly similar in their love for ducks. But when we took the personality test, we saw that Jase's personality is much more like his mother's. So I guess it makes sense that Phil and Jase get along so well in the duck blind. They made a good team, just like Phil and Kay do at home. Kay has always said that Willie is a lot like Phil and even calls him "Phil Jr." at times. While I wouldn't go that far, I definitely saw the similarities. They both have strong, charismatic personalities. They are both big-picture guys with big ideas and deep beliefs. Whatever either of them is going in life, he does it all the way, and they are both very opinionated, which can sometimes be a challenge. Phil and Willie haven't always been as close as they are now. As they grew, they recognized the attributes they have in common and learned to value one anothe - Author: Willie Robertson
Opinionated quotes by Willie Robertson
#96. People are so opinionated about things, and they don't even know what they're talking about, or can't even do it themselves. - Author: Ryan Cabrera
Opinionated quotes by Ryan Cabrera
#97. People say my content's mature, I don't think it's mature at all. I'm just a normal 20 year old. I'm opinionated. - Author: Amy Winehouse
Opinionated quotes by Amy Winehouse
#98. It is an animus, she decides, the representation of the Logos in the female, as the anima is the representation of Eros in the male. In its negative aspect it is opinionated, conventional, banal, self-righteous, argumentative ... In its positive aspect, it conveys spirit, feistiness, the capacity for reflection and self-knowledge, the capacity to handle philosophical and religious ideas at the higher levels. - Author: Michael Gruber
Opinionated quotes by Michael Gruber
#99. I'm very opinionated, and when you're put in a position where you're getting the storylines that are not necessarily what's cranking at the back of your mind, or digging at the potential of your character and you have to sit on your hands, that's frustrating. - Author: Matthew Davis
Opinionated quotes by Matthew Davis
#100. Well, what if we did this in the mind as opposed to the brain? So instead of blood vessels and dendrites, what if it was consciousness and dream production? And that would allow us to have characters that represent emotions. And that felt like, man, that's exactly what animation does best - strong, opinionated, caricatured personalities. And that just got me excited. - Author: Pete Docter
Opinionated quotes by Pete Docter
#101. Without absolutes revealed from without by God Himself, we are left rudderless in a sea of conflicting ideas about manners, justice and right and wrong, issuing from a multitude of self-opinionated thinkers. - Author: John Owen
Opinionated quotes by John Owen
#102. I'm not Dead-Eye Dan. I gave up chasin' bounties and don't plan on ever goin' back. I ain't a dime-novel hero, but I'm steady, I work hard, and I'll do my best to give you the life you deserve." Etta opened her mouth, but he shook his head at her, needing to get everything said at once. "I know I'm a good deal older than you, twelve years by my count, and most young ladies would probably wish for someone younger, less tarnished. I've seen a lot of ugliness in this life, Etta. I won't lie to you about that. I'm rather set in my ways and opinionated about how things oughta be done, but I'd like to think that God gave me some wisdom over the years, too. Wisdom that will help me be the husband and father I want to be, one who will lead his family in a way that honors the Lord." Dan - Author: Karen Witemeyer
Opinionated quotes by Karen Witemeyer
#103. I'm not out burning bras, but I'm very opinionated about women owning their power. - Author: Katherine Heigl
Opinionated quotes by Katherine Heigl
#104. Computers and the Internet have made it really easy to rant. It's made everyone overly opinionated. - Author: Scott Weiland
Opinionated quotes by Scott Weiland
#105. He knew more about the death of Lula Landry than he had ever meant or wanted to know; the same would be true of virtually any sentient being in Britain. Bombarded with the story, you grew interested against your will, and before you knew it, you were so well informed, so opinionated about the facts of the case, you would have been unfit to sit on a jury. - Author: Robert Galbraith
Opinionated quotes by Robert Galbraith
#106. I'm opinionated, but I'm not a vindictive person and I never say anything unprovoked, either. - Author: Lily Allen
Opinionated quotes by Lily Allen
#107. I'm definitely happier dancing in Germany; in the U.S., there's a different level of competition. I find in general that I try to get my voice heard about protecting women. It comes from everything I've been through personally - I'm opinionated, and that doesn't make it that easy. - Author: Sarah Hay
Opinionated quotes by Sarah Hay
#108. Kids are so fiercely opinionated, that if they love the Harry Potter books and they go see the movie, they'll be the first to say, 'That was wrong! They didn't get that right!' They're storytellers themselves. They're critics. They're going to have the critical opinion. - Author: Spike Jonze
Opinionated quotes by Spike Jonze
#109. Mean-spirited mediocrities, especially those with a smattering of learning, are the most likely to be opinionated. Only strong minds know how to correct their opinions and abandon a bad position. - Author: Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...
Opinionated quotes by Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...
#110. It always seems as though the definition of love will remain debatable by an opinionated world. - Author: Criss Jami
Opinionated quotes by Criss Jami
#111. One danger, when you're writing lots of quick, opinionated blog items about the latest developments, is that you never get around to stating fully, in one place, what you think about a particular topic. - Author: Mickey Kaus
Opinionated quotes by Mickey Kaus
#112. No good neurotic finds it difficult to be both opinionated and indecisive. - Author: Mignon McLaughlin
Opinionated quotes by Mignon McLaughlin
#113. I'm from Boston, and I'm hard-headed, opinionated and a good arguer. - Author: Kenny Wormald
Opinionated quotes by Kenny Wormald
#114. I have a very personal feeling about how special America is, and I know how precious freedom is. It is a sacred gift, sanctified by those who have lived it and those who have died defending it. My right to speak my mind, to have a voice, to be what some have called 'opinionated,' is a right I deeply and profoundly cherish. - Author: Teresa Heinz
Opinionated quotes by Teresa Heinz
#115. I personally think honestly disclosing rather than hiding one's subjective values makes for more honest and trustworthy journalism. But no journalism - from the most stylistically 'objective' to the most brazenly opinionated - has any real value unless it is grounded in facts, evidence, and verifiable data. - Author: Glenn Greenwald
Opinionated quotes by Glenn Greenwald
#116. Yes, the more successful you are - or the stronger, the more opinionated - the less you will be generally liked. All of a sudden people will think you're too braggy, too loud, too something. But the trade-off is undoubtedly worth it. Power and authenticity are worth it. - Author: Jessica Valenti
Opinionated quotes by Jessica Valenti
#117. In universities and intellectual circles, academics can guarantee themselves popularity
or, which is just as satisfying, unpopularity
by being opinionated rather than by being learned. - Author: A. N. Wilson
Opinionated quotes by A. N. Wilson
#118. I had failed the psychological profiling of a terrorist. The central committee of the Red Brigades had judged me too single-minded and too opinionated to become a good terrorist. - Author: Loretta Napoleoni
Opinionated quotes by Loretta Napoleoni
#119. They seem like a different race to me and I make sure never to get into disagreements with them, because any puny thing I say gets dashed on the rocks of their robust, shouty certainty. - Author: Marian Keyes
Opinionated quotes by Marian Keyes
#120. Average employee: Not too bright. Exceptionally well qualified: Made no major blunders yet. Character above reproach: Still one step ahead of the law. Zealous attitude: Opinionated. Quick-thinking: Offers plausible excuses. Careful thinker: Won't make a decision. Takes pride in work: Conceited. Forceful: Argumentative. Aggressive: Obnoxious. A keen analyst: Thoroughly confused. Conscientious: Scared. Meticulous attention to detail: A nitpicker. Has leadership qualities: Is tall or has a loud voice. Strong principles: Stubborn Career-minded: Backstabber Coming along well: About to be let go. Independent worker: Nobody knows what he/she does. Forward-thinking: Procrastinator. Loyal: Can't get a job anywhere else. - Author: Samuel A. Culbert
Opinionated quotes by Samuel A. Culbert
#121. My experience with journalists authorize me to record that a very large number of them are ignorant, lazy, opinionated, intellectually dishonest, and inadequately supervised.... They have huge power, and many of them are extremely reckless. - Author: Conrad Black
Opinionated quotes by Conrad Black
#122. We must express the view, based on our empirical observations, that a substantial number of journalists are ignorant, lazy, opinionated, and intellectually dishonest. The profession is heavily cluttered with aged hacks toiling through a miasma of mounting decrepitude and often alcoholism, and even more so with arrogant and abrasive youngsters who substitute 'commitment' for insight. The product of their impassioned intervention in public affairs is more often confusion than lucidity. - Author: Conrad Black
Opinionated quotes by Conrad Black
#123. If you have strongly held opinions, you are opinionated; if you don't, you lack conviction: either way, there is something wrong with you. - Author: Thomas Szasz
Opinionated quotes by Thomas Szasz
#124. When an opinionated person starts to challenge something, his mind shuts out all that could clear up the matter. The argument irritates him, however just it might be, and it seems that he is afraid of discovering the truth. - Author: Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...
Opinionated quotes by Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...
#125. When a group of ultra-opinionated, uber-creative romance authors get together, I'm sure you guys can imagine how fast the ideas start flying! - Author: Teresa Medeiros
Opinionated quotes by Teresa Medeiros
#126. I surround myself with a talented group of people that are opinionated and interesting. I try to remain very open to what others have to say. - Author: Anna Wintour
Opinionated quotes by Anna Wintour
#127. I figure there are enough self-opinionated assholes trying to get their ugly little faces in front of you as it is. You ask a lot of kids today what they want to be when they grow up, and they say, 'I want to be famous.' You ask them, 'For what reason?' and they don't know or care. I think Andy Warhol got it wrong - in the future, so many people are going to become famous that one day everybody will end up being anonymous for 15 minutes. - Author: Banksy
Opinionated quotes by Banksy
#128. Fixed mindset is not amenable to change and growth.dogmatic,opinionated.Solution:Allow God and Gods.Let this mind that was in christ ... - Author: Ikechukwu Joseph
Opinionated quotes by Ikechukwu Joseph
#129. As a kid, I was always a tomboy, playing sport and doing martial arts. And I'm pretty opinionated - I've never been told that I'm a weak person. - Author: Caity Lotz
Opinionated quotes by Caity Lotz
#130. i am not opinionated, im just always right! - Author: Pamela Yaye
Opinionated quotes by Pamela Yaye
#131. Men that aren't threatened by opinionated, faintly aggressive women are in a minority. - Author: Mariella Frostrup
Opinionated quotes by Mariella Frostrup
#132. I am a simple vessel with complex overtones, opinionated on occasions but willing to listen. Comfortable with reclusiveness and devoted to privacy and family. Patriotic to a fault and allergic to cruelty, ignorance and bad music. - Author: Bernie Taupin
Opinionated quotes by Bernie Taupin

Famous Authors

Popular Topics