65 Unwanted Quotes On Success In Life

These unwanted quotes will inspire you. Unwanted is not wanted or needed or not or no longer desired.

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

Best Unwanted Quotes

  1. “It’s very hard, feeling that you’re no more than a piece of unwanted furniture in this world.” ~ Anton Chekhov
  2. “Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.” ~ Mother Teresa
  3. “To be lonely is to feel unwanted and unloved, and therefor unloveable. Loneliness is a taste of death. No wonder some people who are desperately lonely lose themselves in mental illness or violence to forget the inner pain.” ~ Jean Vanier
  4. “Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.” ~ Mother Teresa
  5. “The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.” ~ Mother Teresa

  6. “We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love.” ~ Mother Teresa
  7. “Every person with whom you interact is a part of the person you are becoming.
    Not a single interaction with a single person is left out of the process of your becoming. Many assume that only pleasing relationships have value, but that is not the case. Your awareness of an unwanted situation evokes from you a clear Vibrational request for something different. And so, even those uncomfortable interactions with others form the Vibrational basis of your expansion.” ~ Esther Hicks
  8. “We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.” ~ Mother Teresa
  9. “She lived almost fifty years of her life completely dedicated to the care of the poor and the marginalized. Astonishingly, for those nearly fifty years she identified completely with the poor she served by her own experience of being seemingly unwanted and unloved by God. In a mystical way — through this painful interior “darkness” — she tasted their greatest poverty of being “unwanted, unloved, and uncared for.”” ~ Mother Teresa
  10. “We must not inflict life on children who will be resented; we must not inflict unwanted children on society.” ~ Anne Lamott

  11. “I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath toys were a toaster and a radio.” ~ Joan Rivers
  12. “Does it make all the difference in the world? No. But there’s a great deal of symbolism associated with whether we’re going to add $24 billion to the debt in unwanted and unnecessary pork-barrel projects.” ~ John McCain
  13. “I could do terrible things to people who dump unwanted animals by the roadside.” ~ James Herriot
  14. “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” ~ Mother Teresa
  15. “There are unwanted emotions and pain that goes along with any birth.” ~ John Travolta

  16. “Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.” ~ Mother Teresa
  17. “The greatest disease in the West today is not TB or leprosy; it is being unwanted, unloved, and uncared for. We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread but there are many more dying for a little love. The poverty in the West is a different kind of poverty — it is not only a poverty of loneliness but also of spirituality. There’s a hunger for love, as there is a hunger for God.” ~ Mother Teresa , Unwanted quotes love
  18. “There is much suffering in the world – physical, material, mental. The suffering of some can be blamed on the greed of others. The material and physical suffering is suffering from hunger, from homelessness, from all kinds of diseases. But the greatest suffering is being lonely, feeling unloved, having no one. I have come more and more to realize that it is being unwanted that is the worst disease that any human being can ever experience.” ~ Mother Teresa
  19. “People have forgotten what the human touch is, what it is to smile, for somebody to smile at them, somebody to recognize them, somebody to wish them well. The terrible thing is to be unwanted.” ~ Mother Teresa
  20. “Resistance to unwanted circumstances has the power to keep those circumstances alive and well for a very long time.” ~ Pema Chodron

  21. “Like her [Mary], let us be full of zeal to go in haste to give Jesus to others. She was full of grace when, at the Annunciation, she received Jesus. Like her. we too become full of grace every time we receive Holy Communion. It is the same Jesus whom she received and whom we receive at Mass. As soon as she received Him. she went with haste to give Him to John. For us also. As soon as we receive Jesus in Holy Communion, let us go in haste to give Him to our sisters, to our poor, to the sick, to the dying, to the lepers, to the unwanted, and the unloved. By this we make Jesus present in the world today.” ~ Mother Teresa
  22. “The poverty in the West is a different kind of poverty—it is not only a poverty of loneliness but also of spirituality. There’s a hunger for love, as there is a hunger for God.” ~ Mother Teresa
  23. “Society had grown cruel. People who felt they were unwanted or unwelcome in their own country, reacted with aggression. There was no such thing as meaningless violence. Every violent act had a meaning for the person who committed it. Only when you dared accept this truth could you hope to turn society in another direction.” ~ Henning Mankell
  24. “I believe that life is valuable, even when it is unwanted, even when it is physically imperfect. I believe our society has a responsibility to defend the vulnerable and the weak. And I believe our nation should set a goal that unborn children should be welcomed in life and protected in law.” ~ George W. Bush
  25. “Perhaps the unattached, the unwanted, the unloved, could grow to give love as lushly as anyone else.” ~ Vanessa Diffenbaugh

  26. “When it comes to female fan attention, I’m married, so obviously I avoid the places where you might get unwanted female attention – clubs and social environments, bars and public spaces.” ~ Simon Bird
  27. “I’m a little disappointed I didn’t get fiddled with by a TSA agent at the airport. I feel unwanted. Maybe next time.” ~ William Regal
  28. “Englishmen Francis Galton to describe the “science” of bettering human stock and the elimination of unwanted characteristics… and individuals. Galton proposed societal intervention for the furtherance of “racial quality,” maintaining that “Jews are specialized for a parasitical existence upon other nations” and that “except by sterilization I cannot yet see any way of checking the produce of the unfit who are allowed their liberty and are below the reach of moral control.” ~ Francis Galton
  29. “This is precisely the purpose of censorship – not only to block unwanted views, but to keep people who are unhappy from knowing how many millions of others share their unhappiness; to keep the dormant opposition from awakening to its own developing strength.” ~ Hedrick Smith
  30. “All men are sculptors, constantly chipping away the unwanted parts of their lives, trying to create their idea of their masterpiece.” ~ Eddie Murphy

  31. “It was more like having unwanted attention as a child – if you’d walk around, people would recognize you, and it would be in a weird, almost making-fun-type manner.” ~ Anna Chlumsky
  32. “Jesus, I don’t want to be a secret keeper with my faith. I want to be a bold and gracious truth proclaimer. For You. With You. Because of You. Me, the unwanted girl whom You loved, redeemed and wanted.” ~ Lysa TerKeurst
  33. “The biggest disease today is not leprosy or cancer or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling or being unwanted, uncared for, deserted by everybody. The greatest evil is the lack of love and charity, the terrible indifference towards one’s neighbor who lives at the roadside, the victim of exploitation, corruption, poverty, and disease.” ~ Mother Teresa
  34. “Use the rows, otherwise you either go nowhere or you are drifted to somewhere unwanted!” ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan
  35. “Unwanted favors gain no gratitude.” ~ Sophocles

  36. “As far as I am concerned, the greatest suffering is to feel alone, unwanted, unloved. The greatest suffering is also having no one, forgetting what an intimate, truly human relationship is, not knowing what it means to be loved, not having a family or friends.” ~ Mother Teresa , Unwanted quotes relationship
  37. “The greatest tragedy of old age is the tendency for the old to feel unneeded, unwanted, and of no use to anyone; the secret of happiness in the declining years is to remain interested in life, as active as possible, useful to others, busy, and forward-looking.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt
  38. “I’m an ugly girl, My face makes you hurl, Sad I have it, I should bag it. Acne everywhere, Unwanted facial hair. I’m a relation to Frankenstein’s creation.” ~ Al Yankovic
  39. “It is a common thing for people to begin to lean in the direction of recovery, only to stop and take score too soon. And when they still find unwanted symptoms or conditions, they then offer resistant thought and lose the improved ground they have gained. With consistent releasing of resistance, all unwanted conditions will subside, returning you to your natural state of Well-Being.” ~ Esther Hicks
  40. “Do you know what an unwanted bodily condition is? It’s a freshly hatched energy-summoning life-giving desire!” ~ Esther Hicks

  41. “Most of the problems that plague our society – addiction, overeating, crime, domestic violence, prejudice, debt, unwanted pregnancy, educational failure, underperformance at school and work, lack of savings, failure to exercise – are in some degree a failure of self-control.” ~ Roy Baumeister
  42. “Chaos is everywhere – and artists, to fashion art and live truthfully, have no choice but to invite this unwanted guest right into the studio.” ~ Eric Maisel
  43. “Herman Cain was unaware that China is a nuclear power. And I said to myself, ‘Hey, Herman, how about making an unwanted advance on a history book?'” ~ David Letterman
  44. “There’s no doubt that on the issue of abortion, oftentimes it’s very difficult to split the difference, although we can agree on the notion that none of us are pro-abortion and all of us would like to see a reduction in unwanted pregnancies, for example, and we could focus on those issues.” ~ Barack Obama
  45. “Old is unwanted. You don’t find Thais going to the thrift store. They want new clothes. They want the newest cell phone.” ~ Alan Bishop

  46. “The exaggerated dopamine sensitivity of the introvert leads one to believe that when in public, introverts, regardless of its validity, often feel to be the center of (unwanted) attention hence rarely craving attention. Extroverts, on the other hand, seem to never get enough attention. So on the flip side it seems as though the introvert is in a sense very external and the extrovert is in a sense very internal – the introvert constantly feels too much ‘outerness’ while the extrovert doesn’t feel enough ‘outerness’.” ~ Criss Jami
  47. “Our practical choice is not between a tax-cut deficit and a budgetary surplus. It is between two kinds of deficits: a chronic deficit of inertia, as the unwanted result of inadequate revenues and a restricted economy; or a temporary deficit of transition, resulting from a tax cut designed to boost the economy, increase tax revenues, and achieve — and I believe this can be done — a budget surplus. The first type of deficit is a sign of waste and weakness; the second reflects an investment in the future.” ~ John F. Kennedy
  48. “Biodiesel seems to be the answer to a lot of our prayers. Not only can it help the U.S. economy, our unwanted dependence on foreign oil, and the gasping environment, it could also help the family farmers out of this tragic dilemma they have found themselves in through no fault of their own.” ~ Willie Nelson
  49. “It is important for a father who feels pushed away [by the mom] to say, in effect, When you do that, I feel unwanted as a father, or I feel my rough-housing is not bad parenting; it’s my contribution to helping our child take risks. Women cannot hear what men do not say.” ~ Warren Farrell
  50. “It’s so much unwanted interest in your privacy that you don’t want to invite any more.” ~ Natalie Portman

  51. “More and more it seems to me that the philosopher, being of necessity a man of tomorrow and the day after tomorrow, has always found himself, and had to find himself, in contradiction to his today: his enemy was ever the ideal of today. So far all these extraordinary furtherers of men whom one calls philosophers, though they themselves have rarely felt like friends of wisdom but rather like disagreeable fools and dangerous question marks, have found their task, their hard, unwanted, inescapable task, but eventually also the greatness of their task, in being the bad conscience of their time.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  52. “If it was true that moss did not have roots, and maternal love could grow spontaneously, as if from nothing, perhaps I had been wrong to believe myself unfit to raise my daughter. Perhaps the unattached, the unwanted, the unloved, could grow to give love as lushly as anyone else.” ~ Vanessa Diffenbaugh
  53. “I dislike the word ‘victim.’ I dislike being told that I ‘lost’ my husband – as if I had idly abandoned you by the side of the railway track like an unwanted pair of old shoes.” ~ Nina Bawden
  54. “It used to be that wealthy people were the leisure class, and having time off was a status symbol. That’s switched now: being busy and overworked is the reality for many white-collar workers, and there’s a kind of perverse currency to that, competitive busy-ness. At the other end of the income scale, there’s a swath of lower-wage workers who are underemployed or unemployed, with too much unwanted leisure, and zero status for that. For shift workers, devices mean they’re accessible in ways they weren’t before, susceptible to that call from the boss to log more hours.” ~ Katrina Onstad
  55. “May we all emerge from winter with our strength renewed and any unwanted pieces left under the ice.” ~ John Darnielle

  56. “No political movement can avoid the reality of desire in its midst. Every office building is full of the illicit affairs, the unwanted pregnancies, the crises that happen in human lives.” ~ Amber Hollibaugh
  57. “Refugees are threatening, not just to Americans, but also in many countries the world over. And it’s partially because, unlike immigrants, refugees do not choose where they’re going to go or why they’re fleeing, and they are unwanted populations. They bring with them the stigma of disaster.” ~ Nguyen Viet Thang
  58. “The weak are not a noble breed. Their sublime deeds of faith, daring, and self-sacrifice usually spring from questionable motives. The weak hate not wickedness but weakness; and one instance of their hatred of weakness is hatred of self. All the passionate pursuits of the weak are in some degree a striving to escape, blur, or disguise an unwanted self. It is a striving shot through with malice, envy, self-deception, and a host of petty impulses; yet it often culminates in superb achievements.” ~ Eric Hoffer
  59. “I wouldn’t say I was bullied per se, but I did get a lot of unwanted attention because I was musical and stood out. In school you don’t want to stand out; you want to blend in.” ~ Debbie Gibson
  60. “In order to change unwanted habits and actions, it is important to take the time to get to know yourself.” ~ Darren Johnson

  61. “My favorite story about O’Connor – one of them – is I was in Toronto at a pro-life conference.I had a session before he was to come on,I thought very moderately – that not have unwanted abortions was to have much more research on contraception. Two true-faith people came out of the audience, wrested the microphone out of my hand and said, `That is im – inappropriate, improper. Pro-lifers do not believe in contraception.’ [John] O’Connor’s watching this said,`I want to tell you I’m delighted that Nat is not a member of the Catholic Church. We have enough trouble as it is.'” ~ Nat Hentoff
  62. “To include freedom in the very definition of democracy is to define a process not by its actual characteristics as a process but by its hoped for results. This is not only intellectually invalid, it is, in practical terms, blinding oneself in advance to some of the unwanted consequences of the process.” ~ Thomas Sowell
  63. “When people access the use of force for the threat of violence they have, by definition, a new political power. An unwanted political power.” ~ Cody Wilson

  64. “The chief burden of the frustrated is the consciousness of a blemished, ineffectual self, and their chief desire is to slough off the unwanted self and begin a new life. They try to realize this desire either by finding a new identity or by blurring and camouflaging their individual distinctness; and both these ends are reached by imitation.” ~ Eric Hoffer
  65. “I want to know if you are willing to live, day by day, with the consequence of love and the bitter unwanted passion of your sure defeat. I have heard, in that fierce embrace, even the gods speak of God.” ~ David Whyte

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