Familiarity Breeds Contempt Quotes

Familiarity Breeds Contempt Quotes by Apuleius, Noel Coward, Chaka Khan, Paul Lazarsfeld, George Santayana, Aesop and many others.

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But he who knows what insanity is, is sane; whereas insanity can no more be sensible of its own existence, than blindness can see itself.
Familiarity breeds contempt, but without a little familiarity it’s impossible to breed anything.
Noel Coward
My philosophy is familiarity breeds contempt.
Chaka Khan
In politics, familiarity doesn’t breed contempt. It breeds votes.
Paul Lazarsfeld
Familiarity breeds contempt, while rarity wins admiration.
Familiarity breeds contempt only when it breeds inattention.
George Santayana
Familiarity breeds contempt.
Familiarity breeds contempt. By bringing them in close, they realize that you’re just as human as they are. That’s when the madness sets in. They can’t understand why you have more than they do when you’re just a regular human being the same as them. Then they hate you for it. (Leta)
Sherrilyn Kenyon
Familiarity breeds contempt. How accurate that is. The reason we hold truth in such respect is because we have so little opportunity to get familiar with it.
Mark Twain
Distance makes the heart grow fonder.
Simone Elkeles
Familiarity breeds contempt – and children.
Mark Twain
Absence makes the heart grow fonder
Eleanor Roosevelt
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt.
Charles de Gaulle
If ever a man and his wife, or a man and his mistress, who pass nights as well as days together, absolutely lay aside all good breeding, their intimacy will soon degenerate into a coarse familiarity, infallibly productive of contempt or disgust.
Lord Chesterfield
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
William Hazlitt
Familiarity with evil breeds not contempt but acceptance.
Roy Hattersley