Eccentric Quotes by J. D. Souther, Graham Elliot, Dorian Yates, Jon Stewart, Marjorie Benton Cooke, Annette Bening and many others.
It is finally when you let go of what people expect you to be and people’s perceptions of you that you’re able to be the version of yourself that you’re supposed to be – like in God‘s eyes. It doesn’t matter if you’re half crazy, or eccentric, or whatever it is – that you have to be true to who you were born to be.
In Britain, British history is naturally a mainstream subject. Step outside your own narrow specialism, and you can find yourself treading on someone else‘s toes. But in America, British history is an eccentric, minority pursuit, and while this can be intellectually isolating, it also permits extraordinary freedom.
Everything is possible for an eccentric, especially when he is English.
I was an eccentric teenager in suburban New Jersey, in a town mostly interested in sports, popularity, and clothes. A fan of Jorge Luis Borges, I found a group of Borges scholars from Aarhus, Denmark – perfect strangers – whom I connected to online and immediately became enthralled by the idea of virtual communities.
Only poor people are weird. Rich people are eccentric.
You have to be a crazy guy and a little eccentric to be very successful.
I am eccentric, I admit it, but I am not a nutcase.
If you’re poor and you do something stupid, you’re nuts. If you’re rich and do something stupid, you’re eccentric.
I first got online in the late ‘80s when I was an eccentric teenager in suburban New Jersey, in a town mostly interested in sports, popularity, and clothes. I was a reader, into Jorge Luis Borges, and I found, connected to, and delighted in a group of Borges scholars from Aarhus, Denmark, that I met online.
Anybody talented in any way – they’re called eccentric.
I do some eccentric dancing.
I shouldn’t be called eccentric. I should be called a normal guy.
I’m eccentric, what else? I don’t know, I’ve got two people telling me what to say.
I like actors who are sort of different and eccentric – not what you expect.
I think BjГ¶rk is playing on the fact she knows she’s eccentric and she accepts the fact.
Life consists Of propositions about life. The human Revery is a solitude in which We compose these propositions, torn by dreams, By the terrible incantations of defeats And by the fear that the defeats and the dreams are one. The whole race is a poet that writes down The eccentric propositions of its fate.
I’m an eccentric English actor, and there’s a lot of us around.
If people weren’t watching, I’d be so much more eccentric. I know it makes me sound weak, but rather than make myself happy and wear the silly hat and say, ‘Oh, I don’t care,’ I actually really don’t feel like getting made fun of. So I put on something boring and navy and go out and try to disappear.
I love Dolce & Gabbana. I love Versace. I love the crazy, more eccentric stuff.
The poor are crazy, the rich just eccentric. – James Shin Hoo
My teachers were often very eccentric.
Higgins: I’m an ordinary man, who desires nothing more than just an ordinary chance, to live exactly as he likes, and do precisely what he wants. An average man am I, of no eccentric whim, Who likes to live his life, free of strife Doing whatever he thinks is best for him, Well, just an ordinary man
I think guitar is the best thing in the world.
In my 20s, I just had to be the centre of attention all the time. I was quite eccentric.
Be virtuous and you will be eccentric.
The whole race is a poet that writes down / The eccentric propositions of its fate.
It’s celebrated in British culture to be eccentric.
Everybody thought I was a bit of an eccentric for wanting to be out there looking at the stars, but I still do
That’s what being eccentric means–being natural.
People do call her eccentric, moody but with me she has always been the same. I always talk about love with Rekha.