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Positive Quotes about Eccentric

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I was born into the most remarkable and eccentric family
I could possibly have hoped for.
- Maureen O'Hara

Related topics: Family

Money, like vodka, turns a person into an eccentric.
- Anton Chekhov

Tom is the most eccentric person I have ever worked with.
We get on very well and I am most impressed with how
he can hold an audience in the palm of his hand.
- Louise Jameson

My grandmother lived with us for a short time while I was a child.
Old people tend to be slightly more eccentric -
they can behave the way they want.
- Julie Walters

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If you're poor and you do something stupid,
you're nuts.
If you're rich and do something stupid,
you're eccentric.
- Bobby Heenan

Eccentric behavior is not routinely noticed around a movie set.
- Gene Tierney

Going to Nashville to meet the in-laws was the first
time when I'd been in America and not been seen as
some sort of eccentric character with a cute accent.
- Nick Lowe

 

Everybody thought I was a bit of an eccentric for wanting
to be out there looking at the stars,
but I still do.
- Brian May

That so few now dare to be eccentric,
marks the chief danger of the time.
- John Stuart Mill

At first, I did stories on people who were maybe just eccentric.
Omar was a natural progression from that.
- Jon Ronson

If this work seems so threatening, this is because
it isn't simply eccentric or strange,
but competent, rigorously argued, and carrying conviction.
- Jacques Derrida

I am not a grammarian.
Maybe my style is eccentric.
- Dorothy Kilgallen

There are two contrary impulses which govern this man's brain-the one sane,
and the other eccentric.
They alternate at regular intervals.
- Franz Schubert

Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion,
for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
- Bertrand Russell

Because artists can be extremely eccentric and insane,
and unfortunately, the people they hurt the most are
the people that are closest to them.
- Maynard James Keenan

Eccentric doesn't bother me.
'Eccentric' being a poetic interpretation of a mathematical
term meaning something that doesn't follow the lines -
that's okay.
- Crispin Glover

You pretend to be more eccentric than you actually
are because you fear you are an interchangeable cog.
- Doug Coupland

I have always idolized eccentric people.
- Brandon Boyd

The woman poet must be either a sexless,
reclusive eccentric, with nothing to say specifically to women,
or a brilliant, tragic, tortured suicide.
- Marilyn Hacker

When I was losing, they called me nuts.
When I was winning they called me eccentric.
- Al McGuire

The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally
been proportional to the amount of genius,
mental vigor, and moral courage it contained.
That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time.
- John Stuart Mill

Sure, my childhood was unusual.
All these eccentric, wild people frequented our home:
rock stars,
drag queens, models, bikers, freaks.
But I was not this little rich girl.
My mom and I lived in an apartment.
- Liv Tyler

You know, so I was a weird eccentric kid but I did
believe in the power of the word and of the word being made flesh I suppose,
which again I suppose came from my temperament as well as my upbringing.
- Thomas Keneally

When I'm writing a novel, I'm dealing with a double life.
I live in the present at the same time that I live
in the past with my characters.
It is this that makes a novelist so eccentric and unpleasant.
- John Phillips Marquand

I love the part of Hector as it takes me back to playing eccentric parts.
He is a funny character, which is fine by me as I've
been playing for laughs for decades now!
It's lovely to get a laugh; it's the best thing in the world!
- Richard Briers

Women can break down barriers to opportunity,
and men, many of them reluctantly, have learned to
relate to women as their equals in thought and action.
But except for an eccentric few, women do not want to become warriors.
- Suzanne Fields

I've always had great respect for Paddington because
he is amusingly English and eccentric.
He is a great British institution and my generation
grew up with the books and then Michael Horden's animations.
- Stephen Fry

I was watching Monster's Ball, which is a fabulous movie.
It's just a little gem: beautifully shot,
and shot in a way I never would have done.
It made me feel very old, really, because it wasn't
eccentric for its own sake,
it was just very original.
- Adrian Lyne

Desperation is the perfume of the young actor.
It's so satisfying to have gotten rid of it.
If you keep smelling it, it can drive you crazy.
In this business a lot of people go nuts,
go eccentric, even end up dead from it.
Not my plan.
- Uma Thurman

It is no accident that I made Cartoon Town a simple little village -
in many ways it mirrored my home town.
And, yes, many of my puppet characters took on some
of the more eccentric characteristics of people I knew there.
- William Jackson

To seek understanding before taking action,
yet to trust my instincts when action is called for.
Never to avoid danger from fear, never to seek out danger for its own sake.
Never to conform to fashion from fear of eccentricity,
never to be eccentric from fear of conformity.
- Steven Brust

There is all the difference in the world between departure
from recognised rules by one who has learned to obey them,
and neglect of them through want of training or want
of skill or want of understanding.
Before you can be eccentric you must know where the circle is.
- Ellen Terry

It's always nice when the eccentrics show up.
- Alex Cox

The English like eccentrics.
They just don't like them living next door.
- Julian Clary

I think London's sexy because it's so full of eccentrics.
- Rachel Weisz

There's a very fine line between a groove and a rut;
a fine line between eccentrics and people who are just plain nuts.
- Christine Lavin

People like eccentrics.
Therefore they will leave me alone, saying that I am a mad clown.
- Vaslav Nijinsky

No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.
- Andre Maurois

Graphic design is the paradise of individuality,
eccentricity, heresy, abnormality, hobbies and humors.
- George Santayana

There's not much room for eccentricity in Hollywood,
and eccentricity is what's sexy in people.
- Rachel Weisz

A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity
to the point of doubtful sanity.
- Robert Frost

My mother was the concert master of the symphony.
Absurdity and eccentricity were not criticized.
- Martin Short

Eccentricity has always abounded when and where strength
of character had abounded;
and the amount of eccentricity in a society has generally
been proportional to the amount of genius,
mental vigor, and courage which it contained.
- John Stuart Mill

See no evil, Hear no evil, Speak no evil.
- Japanese pictorial maxim (the Three Wise Monkeys)

I leave no trace of wings in the air,
but I am glad I have had my flight.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Believe nothing, no matter where you read it,
or who said it, no matter if I have said it,
unless it agrees with your own reason
and your own common sense.
- The Buddha

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences.
No one can eliminate prejudices -
just recognize them.
- Edward R. Murrow

If we have no peace,
it is because we have forgotten
that we belong to each other.
- Mother Teresa

There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Say NO to the demands of the world.
Say YES to the longings of your own heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

He who can no longer pause to wonder
and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead;
his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

Clouds come floating into my life,
no longer to carry rain or usher storm,
but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

The River of Life has no meaning,
no good, no bad, no better, no worse,
no love, no hate, no fear, no anger, no joy.
The River of Life has no judgment, no expectation.
The River of Life just IS.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision.
- Helen Keller

Live with intention.
Walk to the edge.
Listen hard.
Practice wellness.
Play with abandon.
Laugh.
Choose with no regret.
Appreciate your friends.
Continue to learn.
Do what you love.
Live as if this is all there is.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I say NO to the demands of the world.
I say YES to the longings of my own heart.
There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

Without change, there would be no butterflies.
- Anonymous

There is no passion to be found playing small -
in settling for a life that is less
than the one you are capable of living.
- Nelson Mandela

Choose with no regret.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.
- Leonardo da Vinci

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

Where there is no accusation of "fault,"
there can be no anger.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do not blame the thistle that you see no beauty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
- Confucius

Do not let Sunday be taken from you.
If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
- Albert Schweitzer

Travelers, there is no path.
Paths are made by walking.
- Antonio Machado

When people get caught up with that which is right
and they are willing to sacrifice for it,
there is no stopping point short of victory.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Do not follow where the path may lead.
Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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