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I'm too tough and sensitive to have to have some pubescent twerp with his mom's earring in his tongue, who combs his hair with Redi-Whip and has an Ani DiFranco tattoo on his shin, come show me how a computer works.
P. J. O'Rourke
People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.
The sensitive artist knows that a bitter wind is blowing.
I am a sensitive writer, actor and director. Talking business disgusts me. If you want to talk business, call my disgusting personal manager.
I was a very defensive kid 'cause I was really sensitive underneath and didn't want people to know. So I came off as very tough and very angry.
A politics that is not sensitive to the concerns and circumstances of people's lives, a politics that does not speak to and include people, is an intellectually arrogant politics that deserves to fail.
The death of my own son has made me more sensitive. It's made me more compassionate.
Idle youth, enslaved to everything; by being too sensitive I have wasted my life.
Old men do it better. We're not so sensitive in certain areas.
A talent somewhat above mediocrity, shrewd and not too sensitive, is more likely to rise in the world than genius.
Charles Horton Cooley
You can't be sensitive, because you're going to get criticized. I don't care who you are, you're going to get criticized.
I think that women are more sensitive to emotional infidelity than men. I think men are more scared of physical infidelity.
Women are much more sensitive. We know that emotionally but their organs respond to the same degree.
Britons are good, though often brutal, colonists where they come into relations with entirely uncivilized tribes whose past is so remote as to be forgotten. But they trample with their heavy boots over the sensitive, delicate susceptibilities of an ancient, highly civilized and cultured nation, such as India.
Touch is the mother of the senses. Not only are women more sensitive when they touch, but they're also more sensitive to being touched.
You go through spells where you feel that maybe you're too sensitive for this world. I certainly felt that.
Humor is very very risky, particularly for a candidate, unless he's been in so long that it just doesn't matter, and he's not running for president. But it's just that people are so sensitive and so touchy, and you're just going to upset somebody without ever realizing it.
To the extent I am known, I think I am known as a person who expresses his opinion freely about things - and I was sensitive to the possibility that if I was seen taking money for saying nice things about a product, my comments and choices and opinions would become, understandably, suspect.
I'm one of the most sensitive human beings on Earth - and I know it.
Jean-Claude Van Damme
There's my personal life, my sensitive side, and then me as a performer, sexy and energised and fun.
Bill Clinton sitting on Air Force One getting his hair cut while people around the country cooled their heels and waited for him, became a metaphor for a populist president who had gotten drunk with the perks of his own power and was sort of, you know, not sensitive to what people wanted.
Dee Dee Myers
We need to do teacher training to educate them about what temperament means. Shyness is painful and you want to help a child with shyness - but the underlying temperament of being a careful, sensitive person is to be honoured, valued and respected.
The voice will guide you-will tell you what to do. In order to do that, you must be quite sensitive with the instrument and accept this daily conversation with your voice.
In government offices which are sensitive to the vehemence and passion of mass sentiment public men have no sure tenure. They are in effect perpetual office seekers, always on trial for their political lives, always required to court their restless constituents.
You know what Americans are really sensitive to? Issues of fairness. I think this is a modern phenomenon, born of the civil rights movement. Once you convince Americans that something is basically unfair, you've got a winning cause.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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