Bad Habits Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old bad habits quotes, bad habits sayings, and bad habits proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Most people don't have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.     

Carlos Santana

It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.     

Benjamin Franklin

A change in bad habits leads to a change in life.     

Jenny Craig

Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don't put them both together by claiming you 'don't have the time'.     

Bo Bennett

Make no mistake about it. Bad habits are called 'bad' for a reason. They kill our productivity and creativity. They slow us down. They hold us back from achieving our goals. And they're detrimental to our health.     

John Rampton

Working people have a lot of bad habits, but the worst of these is work.     

Clarence Darrow

A single bad habit will mar an otherwise faultless character, as an ink-drop soileth the pure white page.     

Hosea Ballou

A bad habit never disappears miraculously, it's an undo-it-yourself project.     

Abigail Van Buren

Bad habits are our enemies because they hinder us from being the person we want to be.     

Joyce Meyer

The best way to stop a bad habit is never to begin it.     

James Cash Penney

Good habits are the key to all success. Bad habits are the unlocked door to failure.     

Og Mandino

Good or bad, habits always deliver results.     

Jack Canfield

A bad habit is only a habit until you can observe it, then it's a choice you make     

Boonaa Mohammed

Good habits are hard to develop but easy to live with; bad habits are easy to develop but hard to live with. The habits you have and the habits that have you will determine almost everything you achieve or fail to achieve.     

Brian Tracy

One bad habit often spoils a dozen good ones.     

Napoleon Hill

Cutting out bad habits is far more effective than cutting out organs.     

Herbert M. Shelton

You can't break a bad habit by throwing it out the window. You've got to walk it slowly down the stairs.     

Mark Twain

All bad habits start slowly and gradually, and before you know you have the habit, the habit has you.     

Zig Ziglar

Bad habits are easier to abandon today than tomorrow.     

Yiddish Proverb

The strongest thing in the world is a bad habit.     

Terri Guillemets

The best way to break a bad habit is to drop it.      

Leo Aikman

Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get out of.     

Anonymous 

The best cure for one’s bad tendencies is to see them in action in another person.     

Alain De Botton

Bad habits are like chains that are too light to feel until they are too heavy to carry.     

Warren Buffet

First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits or they will conquer you.     

Rob Gilbert

I don’t have any bad habits. They might be bad habits for other people, but they’re all right for me.     

Eubie Blake

Bad habits are like infection. Inflammation starts from the mouth and weaken the body’s ability.     

Kishore Bansal

I'll give up my bad habits as soon as equally satisfying good habits become available.     

Ashleigh Brilliant

Don't be too quickTo break bad habits: better stick,Like the Mission folk, to your arsenic.     

Bret Harte

We've all got our self-destructive bad habits, the trick is to find four or five you personally like the best and just do those all the time.     

David Lee Roth