Miscommunication Sayings and Quotes

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


Between two brains, there will always be misunderstandings and lies caused by parasitic smells, drafts and poor-quality reception.     

Bernard Werber

Miscommunication is the number one cause of all problems; communication is your bridge to other people. Without it, there's nothing. So when it's damaged, you have to solve all these problems it creates.     

Earl Sweatshirt

It was just kind of a miscommunication on which way we were supposed to go. It was supposed to be a handoff at the line. It didn't work out.     

Zac Taylor

Miscommunication leads to complication.     

Lauryn Hill

90% of all management problems are caused by miscommunication.     

Dale Carnegie

Words are the source of misunderstandings.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Where misunderstanding serves others as an advantage, one is helpless to make oneself understood.     

Lionel Trilling

Between what is said and not meant, and what is meant and not said, most of love is lost.     

Kahlil Gibran

A mistake is to commit a misunderstanding.     

Bob Dylan

Most of our life is miscommunication, and when you add a language barrier to it, it just becomes total mayhem and confusion. It just adds to it with all of the cultural differences. It could be an American family meeting another American family and you could still have a total clash. With family, it's like visiting another planet.     

Julie Delpy