51 Uninterested Quotes On Success In Life

These uninterested quotes will inspire you. Uninterested, not interested: not having the mind or feel engaged or not interested in or concerned about something or someone.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, knowledgeable, and encouraging uninterested quotes, uninterested sayings, and uninterested proverbs.

Best Uninterested Quotes

  1. “There are no uninteresting things, only uninterested people.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton
  2. “Being too good is apt to be uninteresting.” ~ Harry S. Truman
  3. “Let me… remind you that it is only by working with an energy which is almost superhuman and which looks to uninterested spectators like insanity that we can accomplish anything worth the achievement. Work is the keystone of a perfect life. Work and trust in God.” ~ Woodrow Wilson , Uninterested quotes life
  4. “Sometimes, when you have someone behind the counter who’s supposed to assist you and help you out, just being completely bored and uninterested – sometimes it’s a little bit frustrating, you know?” ~ Caroline Dhavernas
  5. “Not to like ice cream is to show oneself uninterested in food.” ~ Joseph Epstein

  6. “I’m tired of my life, my clothes, the things I say. I’m hacking away at the surface, as at some kind of gray ice, trying to break through to what is underneath or I am dead. I can feel the surface trembling—it seems ready to give but it never does. I am uninterested in current events. How can I justify this? How can I explain it? I don’t want to have the same vocabulary I’ve always had. I want something richer, broader, more penetrating, and powerful.” ~ James Salter
  7. “There is no such thing on earth as an uninteresting subject; the only thing that can exist is an uninterested person.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton
  8. “If you create something that is asking for people to respond as they’re going to respond, you have to allow them to respond as they’re going to respond. Some of the people are going to be uninterested and some people are going to be mad for some reason, which is their business. That’s just the way the world is.” ~ Charlie Kaufman
  9. “You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.” ~ Thomas Wolfe
  10. “If we were not all so interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that none of us would be able to endure it.” ~ Arthur Schopenhauer

  11. “Work is the keystone of a perfect life. Work and trust in God.” ~ Woodrow Wilson
  12. “The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton
  13. “If you can think of times in your life that you’ve treated people with extraordinary decency and love, and pure uninterested concern, just because they were valuable as human beings. The ability to do that with ourselves. To treat ourselves the way we would treat a really good, precious friend. Or a tiny child of ours that we absolutely loved more than life itself. And I think it’s probably possible to achieve that. I think part of the job we’re here for is to learn how to do it” ~ David Foster Wallace , Uninterested quotes love
  14. “I have a tendency to run after people who are completely unattainable and uninterested and make a complete fool of myself.” ~ Martha Wainwright
  15. “Identity for me is something that has to be played with and explored, and not become complacent about or uninterested in.” ~ Mika

  16. “I’m uninterested in superheroes. I am only interested in real stories, real people, real connection.” ~ Jamie Lee Curtis
  17. “My creative process begins when I get out with the camera and interact with the world. A camera is truly a license to explore. There are no uninteresting things. There are just uninterested people.” ~ Jerry Uelsmann
  18. “There is no such thing on earth as an uninteresting subject; the only thing that can exist is an uninterested person. Nothing is more keenly required than a defence of bores. When Byron divided humanity into the bores and bored, he omitted to notice that the higher qualities exist entirely in the bores, the lower qualities in the bored, among whom he counted himself. The bore, by his starry enthusiasm, his solemn happiness, may, in some sense, have proved himself poetical. The bored has certainly proved himself prosaic.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton
  19. “As for hearing, the sloth is not so much deaf as uninterested in sound.” ~ Yann Martel
  20. “In the ideal sense nothing is uninteresting; there are only uninterested people.” ~ Brooks Atkinson

  21. “At Columbus Circle, a juggler wearing a trench cloak and top hat, who is usually at this __cpLocation afternoons and who calls himself Stretch Man, performs in front of a small, uninterested crowd; though I smell prey, and he seems worthy of my wrath, I move on in search of a less dorky target. Though if he’d been a mime, odds are he’d already be dead.” ~ Bret Easton Ellis
  22. “I’ve always been terribly uninterested in criticism. And one of the reasons, I just thought recently, is that you know there are various schools of criticism that will compete, and one will supersede the other.” ~ Mark Helprin
  23. “I don’t detect any animus or lack of caring from Donald Trump on anybody in business. Trump knows where most of the jobs are created in this country. I don’t think there’s any evidence that Trump is uninterested or has any kind of an animus against small businesspeople. I think it’s just the opposite, in fact.” ~ Rush Limbaugh
  24. “I was so very interested in literature and so relatively uninterested in the movies when I was a teenager.” ~ Matthew Specktor

  25. “It is difficult to predict the outcome of any Presidency, but with Donald Trump the worst-case scenarios seem particularly plausible, because he is so uninterested in the safeguards that might prevent them.” ~ Kelefa Sanneh
  26. “I think Donald Trump is very uninterested in his business. In the past he would be talking up his business, but since the election, I’ve seen almost a laser-like focus on his job as president. What gets him lit up the most in any conversation is bringing jobs into these midwestern states that have suffered because of technology and trade policies.” ~ Christopher Ruddy
  27. “One of the reasons that people are so fascinated by Jared Kushner is that he has had no role at all in anything close to politics up to this point I mean much like his father-in-law, and he’s just such an unknown figure. I mean at least we knew Donald Trump as a reality television star and as a very bombastic figure. But Jared is so quiet, and he’s so uninterested in courting press attention.” ~ Sarah Ellison
  28. “Where all the people who used to say they were unbiased and uninterested in the outcome, all of that’s off the table and we’re up against some of the most vicious partisans everywhere we look, and Trump is the answer. That’s why [Donald] Trump supporters are not abandoning him. That’s why the left can’t force his supporters away. That’s exactly why they haven’t been able to put him away so far, because Trump answers that question: “What can we do?”” ~ Donald Trump
  29. “You’ll never see me in the front row of a fashion show. I’m uninterested in it; I find it trivial and banal and boring.” ~ Jamie Lee Curtis

  30. “I loved reading historical novels when I was young, but I definitely don’t think I wrote one. When I read my book through, when it was completely done and in printed galleys, I was surprised by how uninterested in the passage of time and history the book seemed to be. Even though you can feel it all there, that’s just not what it’s focused on.” ~ Danielle Dutton
  31. “In one way they make the movie something you can handle because it’s character driven and it’s slightly off center. That’s what’s attractive, but it also has the potential of being cutesy and sappy. I am so uninterested in that.” ~ Campbell Scott
  32. “The act of greatest subversion … is the one of indifference. A man, or a group, finds it unbearable that someone can be simply uninterested in his, or its, convictions. … There is a degree of complicity, or mutual respect, between the believer and the man who attacks his beliefs (the revolutionary), for the latter takes them seriously.” ~ John Carroll
  33. “I can’t bear to be around people who are bland or bored or uninterested (or to employ them).” ~ Anita Roddick

  34. “There are certainly valid reasons for taking a company private, and it’s also possible that C.E.O.s perform better when monitored by a small number of owners in a private company rather than by the dispersed and often uninterested shareholders of a public corporation.” ~ James Surowiecki
  35. “The general impression is that fifteen year-old Dolly remains morbidly uninterested in sexual matters, or to be exact, represses her curiosity in order to save her ignorance and self-dignity.” ~ Vladimir Nabokov
  36. “I am aware of the technical distinction between ‘less’ and ‘fewer’, and between ‘uninterested’ and ‘disinterested’ and ‘infer’ and ‘imply’, but none of these are of importance to me. ‘None of these are of importance,’ I wrote there, you’ll notice – the old pedantic me would have insisted on “none of them is of importance”. Well I’m glad to say I’ve outgrown that silly approach to language” ~ Stephen Fry
  37. “Truly we work and live on a streetful of splendid people, whom we are to love and serve even if they are uninterested in us!” ~ Neal A. Maxwell
  38. “It’s not important,” Silena insisted. “We have to find Charlie!” Another first: a child of Aphrodite uninterested in jewellery.” ~ Rick Riordan

  39. “Today the least educated of my children knows much more about the natural order than any of the founders of religion, and one would think-though the connection is not a fully demonstrable one-that this is why they seem so uninterested in sending fellow humans to hell.” ~ Christopher Hitchens
  40. “I’ve always been uninterested in boundaries or quarantines between tastes and types, between mediums and genres.” ~ Jonathan Lethem
  41. “I’m not only uninterested in having children. I am opposed to having children. Having a purebred human baby is like having a purebred dog; it is nothing but vanity, human vanity.” ~ Ingrid Newkirk
  42. “If you are uninterested in what I say, there’s an end to it. If you like what I say, please try to understand which previous influences have made you like it. If you like some of the things I say, and dislike others, you could try to understand why. If you dislike all I say, why not try to find out what formed your attitude?” ~ Idries Shah
  43. “I’m supremely uninterested as to what is written in many of the newspapers.” ~ John Bercow

  44. “I am uninterested in appearing in newspapers and on television. Many people think I am striking a pose – that I want to create a sense of shyness. But it’s just not something I want to do. I overdosed.” ~ Agnetha Faltskog
  45. “They don’t make poles long enough for me want to touch Microsoft products, and I don’t want any mass-marketed game-playing device or Windows appliance near my desk or on my network. This is my workbench, dammit, it’s not a pretty box to impress people with graphics and sounds. When I work at this system up to 12 hours a day, I’m profoundly uninterested in what user interface a novice user would prefer.” ~ Erik Naggum
  46. “I’ve always been really uninterested in politicians and the acts of the Houses of Parliament, or government as an idea. But I’m interested in politics in that I’m a member of the world, and I have strong feelings of right and wrong, but I can’t get into the ins and outs of it.” ~ Ewan McGregor
  47. “I’m completely uninterested in the origins of Stonehenge. I don’t care about the real story behind it or whether it should be saved or not. What I’m interested in is this: in the Victorian era, you could go there as an early cultural tourist and you were given a chisel to chip off a bit of the stones and take it with you. That’s what you did in Victorian times.” ~ Aleksandra Mir
  48. “Carstairs is alright, I suppose. If you like that sort.” “Oh?” “The taken. The uninterested.” “As opposed to… you, Gabriel?” “Well, yes.” ~ Cassandra Clare

  49. “I had tried, as I thought as a nun, to open myself to God and God seemed totally uninterested in me. The heavens remained closed and opaque. I now realize, of course, that I had a very, very inadequate idea of God. I was expecting clouds to part, a little sort of whisper in my ear, and of course, that’s not what God is. God is not another being; we are talking about something much more profound.” ~ Karen Armstrong
  50. “He was, as Billy Name said in the acclaimed Ric Burns documentary about Andy Warhol, uninterested in being a second-tier artist. He was uninterested in being a first-tier artist! He wanted to be, you know, a god. Someone who completely changed the…he wanted to be Zeus with the lightning bolt and nothing less would have satisfied him.” ~ Bob Colacello
  51. “It is therefore absurd to approach the subject of health piecemeal with a departmentalized band of specialists. A medical doctor uninterested in nutrition, in agriculture, in the wholesomeness of mind and spirit is as absurd as a farmer who is uninterested in health. Our fragmentation of this subject cannot be our cure, because it is our disease. The body cannot be whole alone. Persons cannot be whole alone. It is wrong to think that bodily health is compatible with spiritual confusion or cultural disorder, or with polluted air and water or impoverished soil.” ~ Wendell Berry

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