Quotations on Flaws
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Eventually you love people - friends or lovers - because of their flaws.
- Karen Allen
(Keywords: Love, People, Flaws, Friends, Lovers)
You know, having been an election monitor in countries across the world, I can tell you that we would never certify another country's election if it had as many flaws in place as we had in Florida.
- Corrine Brown
(Keywords: Countries, Country, Flaws, World)
You know, we have to take these characters - who, granted, have their separate personalities but, on a lot of levels, are pretty two-dimensional - and make them into people with flaws, with insecurities.
- Rachael Leigh Cook
(Keywords: People, Flaws, Pretty)
I have a critical nature, in the sense that when I look at something I often look for the flaws.
- Donald Fagen
(Keywords: Nature, Flaws, Sense)
I do not believe we can blame genetics for adultery, homosexuality, dishonesty and other character flaws.
- Jerry Falwell
(Keywords: Character, Adultery, Blame, Dishonesty, Flaws, Genetics, Homosexuality)
It's a very complex scenario, and certainly Dave was, and is, not the only person in Pearl Jam with personality flaws. Everybody in this band exhibits some form of neurotic behavior. And we couldn't find a balance, a mutual respect for each other.
- Stone Gossard
(Keywords: Balance, Behavior, Flaws, Personality, Respect)
This president has been reluctant to hold anybody accountable. No one was held accountable after September the 11th. Nobody's been held accountable after the clear flaws in intelligence leading up to the war in Iraq.
- Bob Graham
(Keywords: Intelligence, War, Flaws, Iraq, Leading, President)
I love it when ugliness is beautiful. I love character flaws.
- Marcia Gay Harden
(Keywords: Love, Character, Flaws, Ugliness)
I don't see myself as beautiful, because I can see a lot of flaws. People have really odd opinions. They tell me I'm skinny, as if that's supposed to make me happy.
- Angelina Jolie
(Keywords: People, Flaws, Opinions)
I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don't like that. It's great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you're worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.
- Angelina Jolie
(Keywords: Women, Flaws, Hate)
Western society has many flaws, and it is good for an educated person to have thought some of these through, even at the expense of losing a lecture or two to tear gas.
- Robert B. Laughlin
(Keywords: Society, Thought, Flaws, Losing)
The painter who feels obligated to depict his subjects as uniformly beautiful or handsome and without flaws will fall short of making art.
- Joyce Maynard
(Keywords: Art, Flaws, Will)
There is a price for popularity. Critics look for your weaknesses, your flaws, anything that makes the work seem like a fluke and not seem worthy of all the attention it's getting.
- Terry McMillan
(Keywords: Work, Attention, Flaws, Popularity)
That so unlikely an outcome should accrue to a man possessed of such limited talent and so many flaws, and one lacking in a sense of ethics and decency was one of the bitter ironies of history.
- William Thomas Green Morton
(Keywords: History, Talent, Decency, Ethics, Flaws, Man, Sense)
There are so many factors when you think of your own films. You think of the people you worked on it with, and somehow forget the movie. You can't forgive the movie for a long time. It takes a few years to look at it with any objectivity and forgive its flaws.
- George A. Romero
(Keywords: Time, People, Flaws, Forget, Years)
It would be really great if people would realize that stars are only people with the same weaknesses and flaws, not immaculate idols.
- Meg Ryan
(Keywords: People, Flaws, Idols, Stars)
The benefit of this kind of outlining is that you discover a story's flaws before you invest a lot of time writing the first draft, and it's almost impossible to get stuck at a difficult chapter, because you've already done the work to push through those kinds of blocks.
- George Stephen
(Keywords: Time, Work, Draft, First, Flaws, Writing)