Resentment is one burden that is incompatible with your success. Always be the first to forgive; and forgive yourself first always.

Dan Zadra

The overman...Who has organized the chaos of his passions, given style to his character, and become creative. Aware of life's terrors, he affirms life without resentment.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Guilt is anger directed at ourselves -- at what we did or did not do. Resentment is anger directed at others -- at what they did or did not do.

Peter McWilliams

Resentment is anger directed at others--at what they did or did not do.

Peter McWilliams

Resentment is weak and lowers your self-esteem.

Barbara Sher

There has never been any ego or resentment. Jim has always been gracious and shared his career with everybody else in the group.

Scott May

Sympathy for victims is always counter-balanced by an equal and opposite feeling of resentment towards them.

Ben Elton

What President Bush encountered was the rising tide of resentment, both popular and among leaders ... that the Bush agenda just does not jibe with Latin America.

Bruce Bagley

At first, I think there was some resentment among those who loved the 6-player game. But I think eventually we realized it was the kids that made the game, not the number playing it.

Troy Dannen

The secret of how to live without resentment or embarrassment in a world in which I was different from everyone else. was to be indifferent to that difference.

Al Capp

There's a little bit of subconscious resentment that they don't use Broadway people when they're putting Broadway musicals on film. That's cool - that's usually the way it's been. But it would be nice to get the opportunity to get some of those actors' takes on film.

Tom Wopat

Bisexual people can, depending on who they're in relationships with, 'pass' for straight and get heterosexual privileges. So resentment from gay people can be really damaging.

Ben Hines

I try to leave and come back without anyone knowing. There is resentment.

Betty Bright

The man who is anybody and who does anything is surely going to be criticized, vilified, and misunderstood. That is part of the penalty for greatness, and every great man understands it; and understands, too, that it is no proof of greatness. The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure continously without resentment.

Elbert Hubbard

Becca Gardner is wonderful as the good-hearted little Griff who refuses to be daunted by all the heart-ache and resentment on dad's ranch and this young actress proves there's another young child actress in Hollywood besides Dakota Fanning.

Richard Roeper

Family dinners are more often than not an ordeal of nervous indigestion, preceded by hidden resentment and ennui and accompanied by psychosomatic jitters.

M. F. K. Fisher

Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before... He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way.

Kurt Vonnegut

Don't you see the resentment that he's carrying, the pain that he's carrying? He gets into these problems and situations. It hurts me so bad when he has these problems, because I know there's an inner hurt there.

Solomon Burke

Those meetings are so good. It keeps me proud and keeps my resentment down. It reminds me of why we are over there.

Megan Mires

I would do as I was told, but I had a growing resentment about what was happening. It damaged my relationship with the rest of the group and it made my personal relationships very difficult. And there was so much drinking.

Graham Coxon

Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.

Joan Lunden

Put love first. Entertain thoughts that give life. And when a thought or resentment, or hurt, or fear comes your way, have another thought that is more powerful -- a thought that is love.

Mary Manin Morrissey

He just wanted me to be careful and not make a decision off of a reaction and emotion or resentment or anything, ... but to make a logical, good decision.

Lance Reynolds

There's some things I've done wrong that I've asked forgiveness for, and there's some things other people have done that I've forgiven them for. I have absolutely no ill feelings, no anger, no resentment for anybody that's had anything to do with the past.

Mike Dubose

We in the rest of the Western states say okay, if we're going to conserve and if we're going to provide excess power and then we find you in California could have done more, there is going to be resentment.

Jim Geringer

This is a top-to-bottom problem in France. It is not a mood or a moment, it is a deeply felt resentment for the government, for the changes that are coming.

Richard Whitman

It's funny to hear the rage that a holiday symbolized by cute little Cupids and fluffy things brings out in people. That resentment definitely makes you want to not just ignore the holiday but do something as a protest ... a statement against dinner for two and cheesy professions of love.

Dannielle Romano

If there's one word that I use to sum up what I'm hearing from customers, it's resentment.

Michael Silver

India just cannot afford to build resentment against multinationals and foreign investors.

Raghavendra Rao

This kind of thing can just bring out all the resentment and anger from one party to another because they feel one of their own people has been violated. It has not been easy for him.

Chuck Sherwood

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

Norman Vincent Peale

.....every time there are losses there are choices to be made. You choose to live your losses as passages to anger, blame, hatred, depression and resentment, or you choose to let these losses be passages to something new, something wider, and deeper.

Henri Nouwen

I came here to show resentment to ... lesbians and homosexuals coming to our shores. I saw with my own eyes two people kissing. I'm upset with the government for allowing them to come here.

Barbara Taylor

People needed an outlet for their anger. They mobilized around the pay raise issue. This pent-up resentment [toward state politicians] has shown impressive staying power.

Christopher Borick

Being an inventor, I chose the career side of my life instead of the personal side. I have a lot of resentment over that because I'm not married and don't have any children. That may be my next project. But if I had a family, I probably wouldn't have taken the risk to develop the Aura.

William Collier

People vote their resentment, not their appreciation. The average man does not vote for anything, but against something.

William Bennet Munro

Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.

Carrie Fisher

Restaurants and bars here rely on Spaniards for 50 percent of the business, ... We cater to the Spaniards, but overall there is absolutely no tension. The only resentment is the fact they are richer than we are.

Ricardo Carvalho

It's kind of like apples and oranges, not really an even playing field. ... I know there are some other people, if you got the right people at the right moment — there is some resentment. But from our experience, everything's been good. I think our kids realize, you know what, they've got a lot of crosses to bear that we don't. We're fortunate.

Bill Thom

Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom they never read.

Charles Churchill

It makes almost no sense to come into a department and ignore the people who have the most experience. And, it's a sure recipe for disaster because it will build up resentment from people who have made the department of justice their life's work and it will make it less possible for the president to get his policies implemented.

Douglas W. Kmiec

If you hug to yourself any resentment against anybody else, you destroy the bridge by which God would come to you.

Peter Marshall

A lot of hip-hop fans resented them for being the token hip-hop group that was representing hip-hop culture to the mainstream. It wasn't their fault; they're just an accessible, easy-going group that started making really good pop music and was celebrated by everybody after they added Fergie. But there was a lot of resentment and hate.

Erik Parker

We express our strong resentment over this.

Zhu Bangzao