Review Sayings and Quotes

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

To read is human, to review is divine.     

Peter James

One cannot review a bad book without showing off.     

W. H. Auden

A good review from the critics is just another stay of execution.     

Dustin Hoffman

it's a good idea to review past mistakes before committing new ones.     

Warren Buffett

A man who reviews the old so as to find out the new is qualified to teach others.     


A bad review is like baking a cake with all the best ingredients and having someone sit on it.     

Danielle Steel

A savage review is much more entertaining for the reader than an admiring one; the little misanthrope in each of us relishes the rubbishing of someone else.     

Arthur Smith

If you get a bad review, you take that in your stride.     

Anish Kapoor

Whoever shall review his life, will find that the whole tenor of his conduct has been determined by some accident of no apparent moment.     

Samuel Johnson

To review ones store is to mow twice.     

George Herbert

Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.     

Les Brown

A bad review may spoil your breakfast, but you shouldn't allow it to spoil your lunch.     

Kingsley Amis

Review your work. You will find, if you are honest, that 90% of the trouble is traceable to loafing.     

Ford Frick