• There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.
    There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.
    ~ Elbert Hubbard
  • I like criticism. It makes you strong.
    I like criticism. It makes you strong.
    ~ LeBron James
  • Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
    Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
    ~ Winston Churchill
  • Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs.
    Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs.
    ~ Christopher Hampton
  • The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don't have the time to read reviews.
    The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don't have the time to read reviews.
    ~ William Faulkner
  • Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive.
    ~ Henry Steele Commager
  • If I had listened to the critics, I'd have died drunk in the gutter.
    ~ Chekov
  • To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
    ~ Elbert Hubbard
  • We are not trying to entertain the critics. I'll take my chances with the public.
    ~ Walt Disney
  • If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
    ~ Malcolm X