Best Misfits Quotes On Success In Life

These misfits quotes will inspire you. Misfits something that fits badly or a person whose behavior or attitude sets them apart from others in an uncomfortably conspicuous way.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging misfits quotes, misfits sayings, and misfits proverbs.

Famous Misfits Quotes

  1. “Here’s to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes… the ones who see things differently – they’re not fond of rules… You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can’t do is ignore them because they change things… they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.” ~ Steve Jobs
  2. “Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently.” ~ Walter Isaacson
  3. “Misfits aren’t misfits among other misfits.” ~ Barry Manilow
  4. “After all, in private, we’re all misfits” ~ Lily Tomlin
  5. “Man is physical as well as metaphysical, a thing of shreds and patches, borrowed unequally from good and bad ancestors, and a misfit from the start.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

  6. “So many of us feel like we’re misfits until we finally find our tribe – the other people who are strange in the same way – and suddenly everything clicks.” ~ Jenny Lawson
  7. “the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.” ~ Steve Jobs
  8. “Everything in the universe has a purpose. There are no misfits, there are no freaks, there are no accidents. There are only things we don’t understand.” ~ Marlo Morgan
  9. “The wizards represent all that the true ‘muggle’ most fears: They are plainly outcasts and comfortable with being so. Nothing is more unnerving to the truly conventional than the unashamed misfit!” ~ J. K. Rowling
  10. “I’ve always identified with the misfits” ~ Stephan Jenkins

  11. “Everybody feels like [a misfit] at different points in their life. If you feel like who you are is right for you, then you are beautiful.” ~ Marilyn Manson , Misfits Quotes in life
  12. “Anybody that goes to the theater, I think we’re all misfits, so we ended up on stage or in the audience.” ~ Patti LuPone
  13. “Kids deserve the right to think that they can change the world.” ~ Lois Lowry
  14. “I try to be the fixer of situations and I gravitate to people who are institutional misfits.” ~ Stephan Jenkins
  15. “Look at all the Misfits products that came out. We never made a dime off it.” ~ Gerald Caiafa

  16. “All women are misfits. We do not fit into this world without amputations.” ~ Marge Piercy
  17. “It’s time to start really writing some stuff, and I really wanted to write some stuff in the vein of the original Misfits, and this was really the first step in that direction.” ~ Gerald Caiafa
  18. “The Misfits pretty much funds the Misfits. It used to cost me money to be in the band. I think we got paid the last gig we ever did. After that, we had to work to support our families.” ~ Gerald Caiafa
  19. “Gay or straight? So what? It doesn’t matter to me. We have to be concerned about other people regardless.” ~ Willie Nelson
  20. “I love playing music. And that’s what it’s all about.” ~ Jason Aldean

  21. “Somebody said once ‘Follow the money’ and that is what it is all about.” ~ Murray Walker
  22. “Misfits need a place to get away, too. All that trying to fit in is exhausting.” ~ Sarah Addison Allen
  23. “I grew up a misfit. I never fit in.” ~ Joe Manganiello
  24. “When you’re an outsider or a misfit, if you play it smart, your motto should be, ‘I’ll show ’em. I will show you.'” ~ Wendy Williams

  25. “Discipline can only be obtained when all the officers are imbued with the sense of their awful obligation to their men and to their country that they cannot tolerate negligence. Officers who fail to correct errors or to praise excellence are valueless in peace and dangerous misfits in war.” ~ George S. Patton
  26. “Welcome to the island of misfit toys.” ~ Stephen Chbosky
  27. “I should be so lucky to be a misfit. I aspire to be a misfit.” ~ Claire Danes
  28. “Not bad for a bunch of castoffs and misfits.” ~ Bruce Bochy

  29. “America is no place for an artist: to be an artist is to be a moral leper, an economic misfit, a social liability. A corn-fed hog enjoys a better life than a creative writer, painter or musician. To be a rabbit is better still.” ~ Henry Miller
  30. “Since [Rousseau’s] time, and largely thanks to him, the Ego has steadily tended to efface itself, and, for purposes of model, to become a manikin on which the toilet of education is to be draped in order to show the fit or misfit of the clothes. The object of study is the garment, not the figure.” ~ Henry Adams
  31. “People always tell me I need to have a kid, and I say, No, I don’t. Because I wouldn’t have just one kid; I’d have six. I need a huge family. So I just kind of fill my house with tons of rejects and misfits so it feels like I have a bunch of children.” ~ Chelsea Handler
  32. “Leonardo da Vinci was comfortable being illegitimate, gay, a misfit, a heretic. But he also respected other people. He didn’t get into disputations. He was a genius but he had a certain humility. In his notebooks you see lists of people he wanted to grill about things like how the water diversions in Milan work; he was always interested in learning from other people.” ~ Walter Isaacson
  33. “Maverick is a word which appeals to me more than misfit. Maverick is active, misfit is passive.” ~ Alan Rickman

  34. “Then I read Little Women, and of course, like a lot of really young girls, I was very taken with Jo – Jo being the writer and the misfit.” ~ Patti Smith
  35. “We knew that Cecilia had killed herself because she was a misfit, because the beyond called to her, and we knew that her sisters, once abandoned, felt her calling from that place, too.” ~ Jeffrey Eugenides
  36. “If the sad truth be known, writers, being the misfits we are, probably ought not to belong to families in the first place. We simply are too self-interested, though we may excuse the flaw by calling it ‘focused.'” ~ Roger Rosenblatt
  37. “Right after the 9/11 attacks I was living near Oakland in California with a buddy who had also grown up in the skate/punk scene of the 80s. We were so shell-shocked from the attacks that we sort of regressed into this childlike mode of filling our apartment with ’80s memorabilia. We got all of our favorite skateboard decks off of eBay, bought a bunch of old independent trucks, we got a credit card so that we could buy 720 off of a videogame vendor, we sat around listening to T.S.O.L. and The Misfits playing 720 and pretending that we were still living in our childhood.” ~ Rick Remender
  38. “I was this weird misfit guy from suburban Seattle, I never really fit in, and then I became a drama geek, among all the other different kinds of geek that I was growing up, and I found I was pretty good at it.” ~ Rainn Wilson

  39. “I have been a comic book fan nearly all my life. My fascination began as a refuge after my father left because it was within the stories told in comics that I could find heroes who fought for justice and where outcasts or misfits could find purpose and commonality. But over time I have come to love comics as a medium for its ability to tell stories with tremendous depth and emotion that in some ways go beyond what is possible solely with the written word.” ~ Andrew Aydin
  40. “I had to get a driver’s license and drive to St. Louis to find the punk-rock scene that was happening there. And there was a punk-rock scene. It was sweet. It was real. It was like everywhere else in the county. It was a handful of people who were feeling the same pull, and, of course, it was like the Island of Misfit Toys in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer [1964]. Just the freaks, the fags, the fat girls, the unbelievable eccentrics .” ~ Michael Stipe
  41. “More than anything in this world, I wish I had been born rich. It would have made up for everything. I’d still be ugly, sure, but I’d be rich and ugly. I’d still be weak and dim and tongue-tied with women, but I’d be rich enough for them not to care. I’d no longer be a social misfit, I’d be eccentric. And most of all, I’d no longer be what I was, I’d be something different.” ~ William Lashner
  42. “I was always a bit of a loose cannon, then again I was always the artistic one: bit of a social misfit. I probably still am.” ~ Brian Molko

  43. “Instead, over the past thirty years, in the world of action and adventure sports, in situations where asses really were on the line, the bounds of the possible have been pushed further and faster than ever before in history. We’ve seen near-exponential growth in ultimate human performance, which is both hyperbolic paradox and considerable mystery. Somehow, a generation’s worth of iconoclastic misfits have rewritten the rules of the feasible, not just raising the bar but often obliterating it altogether. And this brings up one final question: Where-if anywhere-do our actual limits lie?” ~ Steven Kotler
  44. “Relationships, it seems to me, are timeless. What works between two people always works; what doesn’t is always troublesome. Over time, people learn – or not – how to negotiate what’s difficult, but that doesn’t mean the misfit has gone away entirely.” ~ Rafael Yglesias
  45. “A saint has to be a misfit. A person who embodies what his culture considers typical or normal cannot be exemplary.” ~ Martin E. Marty
  46. “I never felt at home. I stuck outIn New York City, especially in Greenwich Village, down among the cranks and the misfits and the one-lungers and the has-beens and the might’ve beens and the would-bes and the never-wills and the God-knows-whats, I have always felt at home.” ~ Joseph Mitchell
  47. “There’s a band of studio session – hot players – that play on my albums… They’re an eclectic bunch of misfits that I’ve worked with for years and years.” ~ Toby Keith

  48. “It used to be said that Pluto is a misfit. But now we know Earth is the misfit. This is the most populous class of planet in our solar system and we have never sent a mission to this class.” ~ Alan Stern
  49. “According to the oral tradition of Witches, we were once the priests and priestesses of a peasant Pagan religion. Members of this secret sect met at night beneath the full moon, for these were the “misfits” and “outcasts” who did not fit into mainstream society. Little has changed over the centuries and the Witchcraft community still embraces individuals frequently rejected in mainstream society. These include gays, lesbians, transgendered individuals, and other people with the courage to live their lives authentically in accord with who they are inside their hearts, minds, and spirits.” ~ Raven Grimassi
  50. “The progress of science is tremendously disorderly, and the motivations that lead to this progress are tremendously varied, and the reasons why scientists go into science, the personal motivations, are tremendously varied. I have said … that science is a haven for freaks, that people go into science because they are misfits, and that it is a sheltered place where they can spin their own yarn and have recognition, be tolerated and happy, and have approval for it.” ~ Max Delbruck
  51. “Beware of a misfit occupation. . . . Consider carefully your natural bent, whether for business or a profession.” ~ Marshall Field
  52. “I got to actually tattoo one of the members of The Misfits. The very first tattoo I ever did was this Misfits skull.” ~ Kat Von D

  53. “If he had unlimited money at his disposal, he might go into the wilds somewhere and shoot big game. I never know what the big game have done to deserve it, but they do help to deflect the destructive energies of some of our social misfits.” ~ Hector Hugh Munro
  54. “Except in a few well-publicized instances (enough to lend credence to the iconography painted on the walls of the media), the rigorous practice of rugged individualism usually leads to poverty, ostracism and disgrace. The rugged individualist is too often mistaken for the misfit, the maverick, the spoilsport, the sore thumb.” ~ Lewis H. Lapham
  55. “All is disgust when one leaves his own nature
    and does things that misfit it.” ~ Sophocles
  56. “I do not know of any salvation for society except through eccentrics, misfits, dissenters, people who protest.” ~ William O. Douglas
  57. “We’re all misfits herefrom our weirdnesses and our differences, from our manic fixations, our obsessions, our passions. From all those wild and wacky things that make each of us unique.” ~ Terri Windling

  58. “Politics, as I never tire of saying, is for social and emotional misfits, handicapped folk, those with a grudge. The purpose of politics is to help them overcome these feelings of inferiority and compensate for their personal inadequacies in the pursuit of power.” ~ Auberon Waugh
  59. “Mr. Huston (directed Marilyn in Asphalt Jungle and The Misfits) was an exciting looking man. He was tall, long-faced, and his hair was mussed. He interrupted everybody with outbursts of laughter as if he were drunk. But he wasn’t drunk. He was just happy for some mysterious reason, and he was also a genius – the first I had ever met” ~ Marilyn
  60. “And my experience in the music scene had shown me that there were places for places in the world where misfits were welcome.” ~ John Elder Robison
  61. “Every organization has an allotted number of positions to be filled by misfits.” ~ Owen Marshall

  62. “The difficult and risky task of meeting and mastering the new . . . is not undertaken by the vanguard of society but by its rear. It is the misfits, failures, fugitives, outcasts and their like who are among the first to grapple with the new.” ~ Eric Hoffer
  63. “I don’t think we ever sat down in the early days and said “hey lets be a band that wears make up”. I think it was just natural for us. We grew up loving stuff like Alice Cooper, Kiss, The Misfits, and the more theatrical stuff. I always loved rock stars. I loved David Bowie and Freddie Mercury, and these people that were larger than life and iconic. I think that is what we always wanted to do.” ~ Andy Biersack
  64. “Me personally, I side more with punk rock bands. I grew up with The Misfits, The Dead Boys, The Damned, Dropkick Murphys, and early AFI. That was the stuff that really got me into music. Song writing wise, bands like Alkaline Trio were very important to me for beginning to write songs.” ~ Andy Biersack
  65. “I was the green monkey, the pariah. And I had no friends. Not just a few friends, or one good friend, or grudging acceptance by other misfits and outcasts. I was alone. All stinking alone, without even an imaginary playmate.” ~ Harlan Ellison

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