65 Worst Quotes On Success In Life

These worst quotes will inspire you. Worst, the least favorable outcome, or most severely or seriously.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging worst quotes, worst sayings, and worst proverbs.

Best Worst Quotes

  1. “Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.” ~ George Edward Woodberry
  2. “In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.” ~ Theodore Roosevelt
  3. “Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.” ~ Denis Waitley
  4. “The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized – never knowing.” ~ Jim Rohn
  5. “There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.” ~ Winston Churchill

  6. “You know, it really doesn`t matter what the media write as long as you`ve got a young and beautiful piece of ass.” ~ Donald Trump
  7. “Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  8. “Survival is not possible if the best of us lack all conviction, while the worst of us are full of passionate intensity.” ~ John Silber
  9. “A flu shot is the worst thing you can do.” ~ Bill Maher
  10. “It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.” ~ Winston Churchill

  11. “Got to be the worst place in the world, inside an oven. You in here, you either cleaning or you getting cooked.” ~ Kathryn Stockett
  12. “Historically, the most terrible things – war, genocide, and slavery – have resulted not from disobedience, but from obedience.” ~ Howard Zinn
  13. “People feel the worst film I made was ‘Jack.’ But to this day, when I get checks from old movies I’ve made, ‘Jack’ is one of the biggest ones. No one knows that. If people hate the movie, they hate the movie. I just wanted to work with Robin Williams.” ~ Francis Ford Coppola , Feeling worst quotes
  14. “I know this year hasn’t gone as we’d all like it. But please, please, everyone do not forget about that 2013 season – the worst to first, the tragedy of the Boston Marathon, everyone rallying around the city, the finish line, the duck boats, everything, celebrating at home. Might be down a little bit in the win/loss column right now, but do not let that erase any of those memories from last year that I get to wear a ring on my finger for. I’m proud to be a Red Sox for those times.” ~ Jonny Gomes
  15. “Trust is a careless pursuit at best. At worst, it’s a good way to get yourself killed.” ~ Lauren Kate

  16. “The worst thing you can do is nothing.” ~ Terry Pratchett
  17. “If you have a 2 or 3-year-old who is not talking, you must start an early intervention program. The worst thing you can do with an autistic 3-year-old is to do nothing.” ~ Temple Grandin
  18. “Your worst parts of your life, the things that you’re ashamed of will become your strongest assets in a very quick amount of time. And the implication in that is your story is all that you have so passing it on to someone else who is struggling behind you coming up the ladder helps them. And so in the spirit of service in recovery, we often talk about the power of our own stories to connect with other people and show them that they too can get well. I have found that not only is that true in the recovery world, but it is true in the social world in the social milieu in which I exist.” ~ Andrew Zimmern , Worst quotes life
  19. “The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that’s the essence of inhumanity.” ~ George Bernard Shaw
  20. “The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.” ~ William Butler Yeats

  21. “There are likable characters in prison. Sometimes the worst criminals are also some of the most charming people.” ~ Taryn Manning
  22. “Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  23. “Vin shook her head. “No, not me. I’m not a good person or a bad person. I’m just here to kill things.” OreSeur watched her for a moment, then settled back down. “Regardless,” he said, “you are not my worst master. That is, perhaps, a compliment among our people.” ~ Brandon Sanderson
  24. “you ever been trapped in a world where you’re everyone’s worst nightmare?” ~ Chuck Palahniuk
  25. “It’s probably been the worst three months of my life.” ~ Steven Gerrard

  26. “Telling me that I can’t do something is probably the worst thing that anyone can say, because I’ll definitely do it. I’m very determined.” ~ Dustin Johnson
  27. “Michael Jordan on his worst day is ten times better than Kobe Bryant on his best day.” ~ Reggie Miller
  28. “The credit belongs to those who are actually in the arena, who strive valiantly; who know the great enthusiasums, the great devotions, and spend themselves in a worthy cause; who at best know the triumph of high achievement; and who, at worst, if they fail, fail while daring greatly, so that their place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” ~ Theodore Roosevelt
  29. “The worst thing that can happen to a good cause is not to be skillfully attacked, but to be ineptly defended.” ~ Frederic Bastiat
  30. “The oppressed will always believe the worst about themselves.” ~ Frantz Fanon

  31. “Keep a light, hopeful heart. But ­expect the worst.” ~ Joyce Carol Oates
  32. “The best men are not consistent in good– why should the worst men be consistent in evil.” ~ Wilkie Collins
  33. “Have you ever asked yourself,do monsters make war, or does war make monsters? I’ve seen things, angel. There are guerrilla armies that make little boys kill thier own families. Such acts rip out the soul and make space for beasts to grow inside. Armies need beasts, don’t they? Pet beasts, to do their terrible work! And the worst part is, it’s almost impossible to retrieve a soul that has been ripped away. Almost.” He gave Akiva a keen look.”But it can be done, if ever…if ever you decide to go looking for yours.”___Izil” ~ Laini Taylor
  34. “As a professor in two fields, neurology and psychiatry, I am fully aware of the extent to which man is subject to biological, psychological and sociological conditions. But in addition to being a professor in two fields I am a survivor of four camps – concentration camps, that is – and as such I also bear witness to the unexpected extent to which man is capable of defying and braving even the worst conditions conceivable.” ~ Viktor E. Frankl
  35. “I’m allergic to sad memories. It’s the worst.” ~ Gabrielle Zevin

  36. “The future is meant for those who are willing to let go of the worst parts of the past. When you cannot take two steps without turning around to inspect your footsteps, you are getting nowhere fast.” ~ Corey Taylor
  37. “Never lose faith in yourself, and never lose hope; remember, even when this world throws its worst and then turns its back, there is still always hope.” ~ Pittacus Lore
  38. “If you’re not reading – with your heart as well as your brain – you will be one stupid grown up. Even worst, you’ll be missing out on one of the best experiences you can possibly have. Nowhere will you meet more interesting people than in books.” ~ James Patterson
  39. “A man should be able to hear, and to bear, the worst that could be said of him.” ~ Saul Bellow
  40. “Even in the worst tragedies and crisis, there’s no reason to add to everyone’s misery by looking miserable yourself.” ~ Elizabeth Gilbert

  41. “Lust is not the worst thing. It is because any day, any time, lust may turn into love that we have to avoid it. And when we love our sin then we are damned indeed.” ~ Graham Greene , Worst quotes love
  42. “According to his dad’s journal, vampires had been through some of the worst epidemics in history. And apparently, during the days of the Black Plague, their biggest complaint had been rotten “food”.” ~ Heather Brewer
  43. “To be sure, man’s search for meaning may arouse inner tension rather than inner equilibrium. However, precisely such tension is an indispensable prerequisite of mental health. There is nothing in the world, I venture to say, that would so effectively help one to survive even the worst conditions as the knowledge that there is a meaning in one’s life. There is much wisdom in the words of Nietzsche: “He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how” ~ Viktor E. Frankl
  44. “It’s amazing that something as simple as a kiss can overpower the worst of worries.” ~ Neal Shusterman
  45. “Death followed by eternity the worst of both worlds. It is a terrible thought.” ~ Tom Stoppard

  46. “I might have lost some skin, but I got kissed by a beautiful woman who was happy to see me. I gotta say that’s pretty epic in my book. Definitely not a worst-case day here.” – Sundown” ~ Sherrilyn Kenyon
  47. “Yes, man is mortal, but that would be only half the trouble. The worst of it is that he’s sometimes unexpectedly mortal—there’s the trick!” ~ Mikhail Bulgakov
  48. “Look, let me just say it: He was hot. A nonhot boy stares at you relentlessly and it is, at best, awkward and, at worst, a form of assault. But a hot boy . . . well.” ~ John Green
  49. “The name, his true name, was weaker and more flawed than he would have liked, and he hated himself for that, but there was also much to admire within it, and the more he thought about it, the more he was able to accept the true nature of his self. He was not the best person in the world, but neither was he the worst.” ~ Christopher Paolini
  50. “She remembered me.’ This was his worst weakness, his most toxic drug.” ~ Ann Brashares

  51. “The worst of this sorry bunch of semi-educated losers are those who seem to glory in being irritated by nouns becoming verbs. How dense and deaf to language development do you have to be? If you don’t like nouns becoming verbs, then for heaven’s sake avoid Shakespeare who made a doing-word out of a thing-word every chance he got. He TABLED the motion and CHAIRED the meeting in which nouns were made verbs” ~ Stephen Fry
  52. “The worst thing to call somebody is crazy. It’s dismissive. “I don’t understand this person. So they’re crazy.” That’s bullshit. These people are not crazy. They strong people. Maybe their environment is a little sick.” ~ Dave Chappelle
  53. “We face up to awful things because we can’t go around them, or forget them. The sooner you get it over with, the sooner you say ‘Yes, it happened, and there’s nothing I can do about it,’ the sooner you can get on with your own life. You’ve got children to bring up. So you’ve got to get over it. What we have to get over, somehow we do. Even the worst things.” ~ Annie Proulx
  54. “I never can stand seeing people pleased with themselves,” said Joanna. “It arouses all my worst instincts.” ~ Agatha Christie
  55. “And the worst thing she had heard were the words he hadn’t said, the fact that he hadn’t loved her.” ~ Danielle Steel

  56. “It was suicide, wasn’t it?” “In an involuntary sort of way,” said Vorob’yev. “These Cetagandan political suicides can get awfully messy, when the principal won’t cooperate.” “Thirty-two stab wounds in the back, worst case of suicide they ever saw?” murmured Ivan, clearly fascinated by the gossip. “Exactly, my lord.”” ~ Lois McMaster Bujold
  57. “Her eyes met his, but she looked quickly away; entangling gazes with Will was confusing at best, dizzying at worst.” ~ Cassandra Clare
  58. “Being in love with someone who doesn’t even know that you exist isn’t the worst thing in the world.” ~ Tonya Hurley
  59. “Every human being who has ever lived has the same potential in them for good and evil. Mortal or sorcerer, it doesn’t matter. Power has a way of bringing out the worst in people. Mevolent. Serpine. Hitler. Lord Vile. Darquesse. We’re all the same.” “You just put me on a list with Hitler.” “You’re going to start sulking again, aren’t you?” ~ Derek Landy
  60. “As far as I’m concerned, this is the worst thing that’s happened since I found out why Magnus was banned from Peru.” ~ Cassandra Clare

  61. “The way she told it, she was such a criminal even the most God-fearing church ladies got bored of reporting on her; she did the marketing on Sunday, dropped by any church she liked or none at all, was a feminist (which Mrs. Asher sometimes confused with communist), a Democrat (which Mrs. Lincoln pointed out practically had “demon” in the word itself), and, worst of all, a vegetarian (which ruled out any dinner invitations from Mrs. Snow).” ~ Kami Garcia
  62. “And if I tried to give you something else, something outside myself, you would not know that the worst of anyone can be, finally, an accident of hope” ~ Anne Sexton
  63. “Under the law, even the best failed. Under grace, even the worst can be saved!” ~ Joseph Prince

  64. “Unfortunately, the world has taken some of the greatest minds God has given us and locked them up in cages. Most very brilliant or creative people seem strange to ordinary people. Geniuses are almost always outcasts. The intelligent are bullied on the playground. They see the world differently and are shunned for it. They nearly all turn out to be lonely at the least, locked up at the worst. It’s human nature to encourage the status quo and shun those who see life differently.” ~ Ted Dekker
  65. “My spirits rose as I went deeper; into the forest, but I could not regain my former elasticity of mind. I found cheerfulness to be like life itself – not to be created by any argument. Afterwards I learned, that the best way to manage some kinds of pain fill thoughts, is to dare them to do their worst; to let them lie and gnaw at your heart till they are tired, and you find you still have a residue of life they cannot kill. So, better and worse, I went on, till I came to a little clearing in the forest.” ~ George MacDonald

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