Insensitive Sayings and Quotes

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


You are not a better or wiser person simply because you've ceased to care.     

Clifford Cohen

Even the most sensitive person can get used to even the most insensitive thing. Cruelty isn't a personality trait. Cruelty is a habit.     

Rick Yancey

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.     

Herm Albright

It is... axiomatic that we should all think of ourselves as being more sensitive than other people because, when we are insensitive in our dealings with others, we cannot be aware of it at the time: conscious insensitivity is a self-contradiction.     

W. H. Auden quotes

The culture of comfort, which makes us think only of ourselves, makes us insensitive to the cries of other people.     

Pope Francis

Insensitivity makes arrogance ugly; empathy is what makes humility beautiful.     

Renford Reese

It's one of the ironies of human nature that the most sensitive people are generally insensitive to the feelings of others.     

Ann Landers