41 Quotes About Pleasing Everybody

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There are many ways to connect with others without the need of having to please all the time. These quotes about pleasing everybody capture some of the difficulties associated with trying to make win win situations all the time.

“All I can do is follow my instincts, because I’ll never please everyone.”

“As a filmmaker, you have to understand the essence of the book and tell the story you want to see on the screen, and hopefully please yourself – because you can’t possibly please everyone.”

“As brands become larger, the need to reach greater numbers of customers makes them less edgy and dilutes their unique positioning as they try to please everyone. It is therefore not surprising to find such brands go into a few years of decline before they are able to reinvent themselves.”

“Believe me when I say this: you can’t please everyone in concert, even though I still want to. Someone always wants you to sing a song that isn’t necessarily on your set list.”

“Don’t go into the business of pleasing people. You can’t please everybody. Simply do your best at what you do.”

“Every child is taught if you try to please everyone, you end up upsetting everyone.”

“Everybody that listens to something hears it differently from their own perspective. And you can’t please everyone. Don’t even try. Please yourself first and then try to please those people around you that you feel know what you’re doing.”

“Everyone’s so timid and afraid to insult anybody, but in the end, it’s like we’re all trying to please everyone. In the end, we please no one.”

“I do want to make music that people love, but I also want to make music that I love. I know I can’t please everyone with anything I do, so I don’t think too much about how other people are going to take things.”

“I have made the choices that work best for me. I know I cannot please everyone, and that’s fine.”

“I just realized the best way to live your life is to just be you, as cliche as it sounds. I grew up trying to please everyone.”

“I realize you can’t please everyone.”

“I think one thing I’ve learned over the years is just that you’re not going to ever please everyone, and the most important person to please is yourself.”

“I think the danger is to try and please everyone. ”

“If I like it, it’s gonna be on my album. You can’t please everyone.”

“If you are busy pleasing everyone, you are not being true to yourself.”

“If you go about trying to please everyone, there’s going to be endless struggles.”

“If you’re trying to please everyone, then you’re not going to make anything that is honestly yours, I don’t think, in the long run.”

“In trying to please all, he had pleased none.”

“It ends up being a terrible movie if you try and please everyone.”

“It’s not okay to just make up false things about someone, especially in their personal life. Professionally, fine! Scrutinize me all you want. I know that I can’t please everyone, but personally, let’s just leave it alone. It’s going too far.”

“I’ve found that if you just try to make the film you want, you’ll find the right audience. If you try to please everyone, you’re going to make really boring films.”

“Selectors can’t please everyone, but I am OK if they are working for the benefit of Indian cricket. It’s an administrative decision to appoint a selection committee, and I would like to let them do their job.”

“Sometimes I’m very impatient. I also feel the need to please everyone, which is unnecessary and impossible.”

“Such is the endless dilemma of dialect. Not every reader will ever agree with the way that I handle it, no matter how hard I work to keep everything readable. But again it’s that balance I have to maintain between keeping it easy and keeping it real, and I know that I’ll never please everyone.”

“The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does not. The work is a private matter for the artist. The house is not.”

“To be truly positive in the eyes of some, you have to risk appearing negative in the eyes of others.”

“We have never considered our brand superior or inferior to any other one, and we have never spoken about our work in comparison to anyone else’s. We are ourselves; we have never had the presumption to please everyone, but we believe in the utmost liberty to express oneself.”

“What you learn is that you can’t please everyone all the time.”

“When you stand alone and sell yourself, you can’t please everyone. But when you’re different, you can last.”

“While being you and truly sharing what you do will bring happiness to others, you won’t find contentment merely trying to keep others happy.”

“You can get totally messed up trying to please everyone with what you do, but ultimately, you have to please yourself.”

“You cannot live to please everyone else. You have to edify, educate and fulfill your own dreams and destiny, and hope that whatever your art is that you’re putting out there, if it’s received, great, I respect you for receiving it. If it’s not received, great, I respect you for not.”

“You can’t please everyone so you gotta please yourself.”

“You can’t please everyone, and you have to trust your instincts, and you have to do your work and throw yourself in there and trust your instincts, and just trust that you’re doing a good job that I can be proud of as well.”

“You can’t please everyone, nor should you seek to, because then you won’t please anyone, least of all yourself.”

“You can’t please everyone. When you’re too focused on living up to other people’s standards, you aren’t spending enough time raising your own. Some people may whisper, complain and judge. But for the most part, it’s all in your head.”

“You can’t please everyone… If you make a good movie, that’s all that matters.”

“You definitely cannot please everyone at all.”

“You have a wide array of people that are watching something, and you cannot please everyone at the same time. Half the people will love it; half the people will hate it. Half the people won’t see it.”

“You’re never going to please everyone, and if you do, there’s something wrong.”

There are many ways you can go about getting resolutions without having to sacrifice too much.