Disturbed Sayings and Quotes

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


The man who is forever disturbed about the condition of humanity either has no problems of his own or has refused to face them.     

Henry Miller

People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them.     

Epictetus

That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.     

Swami Vivekananda

When you tire of living, change itself seems evil, does it not? For then any change at all disturbs the deathlike peace of the life-weary.     

Walter M. Miller Jr.

You can’t be disturbed by anything. There’s no emotion involved. You can’t feel sorrow, you can’t feel pity, there’s nothing you feel. The job has to be done.     

Mike Tyson

For the mind disturbed, the still beauty of dawn is nature’s finest balm.     

Edwin Way Teale

No passion disturbs the soundness of our judgement as anger does.     

Michel de Montaigne

The mind is so rarely disturbed, but that the company of friend will restore it to some degree of tranquility and sedateness.     

Adam Smith

I have made a pact with my tongue, not to speak when my heart is disturbed.     

Saint Francis De Sales

Keep your heart clear And transparent, And you will Never be bound. A single disturbed thought Creates ten thousand distractions.     

Ryokan

Don't allow yourself to be upset and disturbed. Hold your peace because without it you have no power.     

Joyce Meyer

A great rock is not disturbed by the wind; the mind of a wise man is not disturbed by either honor or abuse.      

Dalai Lama

Life is but a sleep disturbed by dreaming, prompted by the will; the saddened soul with sadness hides it's secrets, and the gay, with thrill.     

Kahlil Gibran

What a curious creature is man! With what a variety of powers and faculties is he endued! Yet how easily is he disturbed and put out of order!     

James Boswell

We are more disturbed by a calamity which threatens us than by one which has befallen us.     

John Lancaster Spalding

If you really want to examine your strength, see how many times a day you are disturbed.     

Rama Swami

Be not disturbed at trifles, or at accidents common or unavoidable.     

Benjamin Franklin

If I am no longer disturbed myself, I will deal less with disturbed people, but I don't regret having concerned myself with them because I think most of us are disturbed.     

Tennessee Williams

Only nut cases want to be president. This was true even in high school. Only clearly disturbed people ran for class president.     

Kurt Vonnegut

When the heart is still disturbed by the relics of a passion it is proner to take up a new one than when wholly cured.     

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

It is not worth the while to let our imperfections disturb us always.     

Henry David Thoreau

No one is so brave that he is not disturbed by something unexpected.     

Julius Caesar

When family ties are disturbed, devoted children arise.     

Laozi

Anyone who is disturbed by the idea of newts in a nightclub is potentially dangerous.     

Frank Zappa

Before anything great is really achieved, your comfort zone must be disturbed.     

Ray Lewis

A believer, a mind whose faith is consciousness, is never disturbed because other persons do not yet see the fact which he sees.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Some people just shouldn't be disturbed in their inclinations, whether large or small. A reminder can instantly turn enthusiasm into aversion and spoil everything.     

Tove Jansson

Nature is under control but not disturbed.     

Beatrix of the Netherlands

We must always be disturbed by the truth.     

Dogen