Uncomfortable Sayings and Quotes

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

If there is any thing disagreeable going on, men are always sure to get out of it.     

Jane Austen

We have to be honest about what we want and take risks rather than lie to ourselves and make excuses to stay in our comfort zone.     

Ray Bennett

The unknown makes people uncomfortable.     

Holly Hunter

Sometimes life seems uncomfortable and that's actually when life starts.     

M.H. Rakib

They are uncomfortable talking about sex because they don't want people to think they know about it.     

Sue Johanson

The more you seek the uncomfortable, the more you will become comfortable.     

Conor McGregor

It's a disagreeable thing to be whipped.     

William Tecumseh Sherman

Mere bashfulness without merit is awkwardness.     

Joseph Addison

No one has the right to make where you go or what you do uncomfortable.     

Normani Kordei

What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire.     


Change is uncomfortable, but it's helpful!     

Israelmore Ayivor

We're supposed to be uncomfortable when we read something. That's how we learn.     

Judy Blume

Sometimes being uncomfortable is the only way to save yourself from settling.     

Andrea Ager

Whatever makes you uncomfortable is your biggest opportunity for growth.     

Bryant McGill

People are uncomfortable about disability, and so interactions can become unintentionally uncomfortable.     

Stella Young

You can disagree without being disagreeable.     

Zig Ziglar

Be willing to be uncomfortable. Be comfortable being uncomfortable. It may get tough, but it's a small price to pay for living a dream.     

Peter McWilliams

True success is achieved by stretching oneself, learning to feel comfortable being uncomfortable.     

Ken Poirot

Everyone has an uncomfortable club in their bag.     

Jason Day

Comfort kills ambition. Get uncomfortable and get used to it in your pursuit of your goals and dreams.     

Robert Kiyosaki

The only time you are actually growing is when you are uncomfortable.     

T. Harv Eker

Uncertainty is an uncomfortable position. But certainty is an absurd one.     


If you want to change you have to be willing to be uncomfortable.     


The innocent seldom find an uncomfortable pillow.     

William Cowper

Discomfort brings engagement and change. Discomfort means you're doing something that others were unlikely to do, because they're hiding out in the comfortable zone.     

Seth Godin

If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along - whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.     

Bernard Meltzer

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable!     

Jillian Michaels

The purpose of making people feel uncomfortable is to play with their preconceptions.     

Mike White

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.     

Brian Tracy

It is uncomfortable to keep your dreams in a house just behind a public toilet; your dreams will surely attract bad odours from the waste products of people in detracting environments. Keep it away from negative people!     

Israelmore Ayivor