97+ Best Rude Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational rude quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

Famous Rude Quotes

A gentleman is never rude except on purpose.

When you tolerate disrespectful people you disrespect yourself. Wayne Gerard Trotman

I was so rude when I was a little girl. Rihanna

You least obtain something great from the great thing you regard as least though such a great thing can give you something great. Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Rudeness luxuriates in the absence of self respect. Eric Hoffer

Disrespect is the weapon of the weak. Alice Miller

If I treated you the way you treat me, you would hate my guts.

You don’t have to disrespect and insult others simply to hold your own ground. If you do, that shows how shaky your own position is. Red Haircrow

There is a difference between expressing your opinion and being rude.

No matter what the reason, if you start to scream and shout, you look a fool, and you feel a fool, and you earn the disrespect of everyone. Michael Caine

 Be kind to unkind people; they need it the most! Buddhism

A little rudeness and disrespect can elevate a meaningless interaction to a battle of wills and add drama to an otherwise dull day. Bill Watterson

Frankness is usually a euphemism for rudeness. Muriel Spark

Respect depicts acceptance while disrespect is rejection. Fawad Afzal Khan

Rudeness is the weak man’s imitation of strength. Eric Hoffer

I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect. Edward Gibbon

It is so tempting to return rudeness with rudeness! Mallory Ortberg

True irreverence is disrespect for another man’s God. Mark Twain

A true gentleman is one who is never intentionally rude.  Oscar Wilde

Ideological differences are no excuse for rudeness. Judith Martin

Forgive my rudeness. I cannot abide useless people.  Jane Espenson

I believe if you are nice to people, children will follow. Likewise, if you are rude to people, children will follow. Wendi Deng Murdoch

Inappropriateness is funny to me. Rudeness is hilarious. Zach Galifianakis

If they disrespect you to your face, imagine what they’re doing behind your back. Sonya Parker

Vanity and rudeness are seldom seen together. Johann Kaspar Lavater

Never make excuses for someone who disrespects you who they are or what they do isn’t a pass to treat you like trash!Trent Shelton

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Solomon

If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do? Christiane Amanpour

It’s a rather rude gesture, but at least it’s clear what you mean. Katharine Hepburn

No one is more insufferable than he who lacks basic courtesy. Bryant McGill

It is terribly rude to tell people that their troubles are boring. Lemony Snicket

Those who disrespect you with their mouth don’t deserve your ear. Curtis Tyrone Jones

In my culture, whispering in the company of others is considered rude.Yolanda Hadid

Disrespect for life is a direct reflection of violating the laws of the kingdom of love. Sunday Adelaja

A person who is nice to you, but rude to the waiter, is not a nice person. Dave Barry

Treat people like people. Beware of pity and patronization because in them, you can’t see when you’re unashamedly looking down on someone. Criss Jami

I was raised not to be rude, but I also try to get the best work out of people. Dick Wolf

Abusive language and swearing are a legacy of slavery, humiliation, and disrespect for human dignity, one’s own, and that of other people. Leon Trotsky

A gentleman is a man who is only rude when he intends to be. Winston Churchill

Nothing in the history of humankind has been disrespected as much as nature. M.F. Moonzajer

Most of the time, people don’t mean to be rude; it’s just their sadness showing through. Sarah Jio

I don’t do anything to disrespect the fans. Romeo Santos

The less you respond to rude, critical, argumentative people, the more peaceful your life becomes.

Don’t take things personally. But don’t condone disrespect. Izey Victoria Odiase

I’m not mean to fans because I’m a bad guy. I’m mean to them because they’re rude. Seth Rollins

A woman brought you into this world, so you have no right to disrespect one. Tupac Shakur

We all come across people who can be rude, never mistake yourself into believing there’s something wrong with you.

We disrespect ourselves and our free-will whenever we say that we need to do something. Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never respond to rudeness. When people are rude to you, they reveal who they are, not who you are. Don’t take it personally, be silent.

I have a strong disrespect for authority and for rules. Including gravity. Gravity sucks. Sebastian Thrun

I believe if you are nice to people, children will follow. Likewise, if you are rude to people, children will follow. Wendi Deng Murdoch

We strongly condemn any disrespect to human bodies regardless of whether they are those of enemies or friends. Karim Rahimi

It’s not a slam at you when people are rude, it’s a slam at the people they’ve met before. F. Scott Fitzgerald

Contempt is the only way to triumph over calumny. Francoise d’Aubigne

This rudeness is a sauce to his good wit, Which gives men the stomach to digest his words With better appetite. William Shakespeare

The way to avoid impudence is not to be ashamed of what we do, but never to do what we ought to be ashamed of. Tully

A polite enemy is just as difficult to discredit, as a rude friend is to protect. Bryant H. McGill

When people don’t respect one another seldom is there honesty. Shannon L. Alder

Discomfort is understandable. It’s the rudeness that isn’t. N.K. Jemisin, The Fifth Season

There is no mobility with bad manners. Ali Ibn Abi Talib

He must be aged to have good manners. Modern young men have to be angry, and that means plain rude.

There is an insolence which none but those who themselves deserve contempt can bestow, and those only who deserve no contempt can bear. Henry Fielding

Do not be threatened by rude people, because rudeness is a sign of insecurity. Gift Gugu Mona

Sometimes what you see of a person is only what they want you to see. But if you disrespect that part, you will see all of you. Robert Black

There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse. John Locke

There can be disagreement without disrespect, Dean Jackson

Do not complicate your proudness for my rudeness

Good manners are appreciated as much as bad manners are abhorred. Bryant McGill

Rudeness is better than any argument; it totally eclipses intellect. Arthur Schopenhauer

I am on this earth for many reasons. Being disrespected by you is not one of them. Ann Wilkinson

Straight forwardness, without the rules of propriety, becomes rudeness. Confucius

I can’t control your behavior, nor I do want that burden. but I will not apologize for refusing to be disrespected, to be lied to, or to be mistreated. I have standards; step up or step out. Steve Maraboli

Love, patience, and meekness can be just as contagious as rudeness and crudeness. Neal A. Maxwell

Now I feel like whatever I do, no one can hurt me. I cannot be violated, I cannot be humiliated, I cannot be disregarded, I cannot be disrespected. Fiona Apple

Arrogance is a mixture of impertinence, disobedience, indiscipline, rudeness, harshness, and a self assertive nature. Sivananda

The majority of human conflict comes from people just feeling disrespected. Paul K. Chappell

Focus not on the rudeness of others, not on what they’ve done or left undone, but on what you have done and have not done yourself. Gautama Buddha

Confidence is one thing, disrespect is quite another. David Baldacci

A little rudeness and disrespect can elevate a meaningless interaction to a battle of wills and add drama to an otherwise dull day. Bill Watterson

When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For disrespect is not a valuation of your worth but a signal of their character Brendon Burchard

Yet, sadly, accidental rudeness occurs alarmingly often. Best to say nothing at all, my dear man. J. K. Rowling

In the minds of great managers, consistent poor performance is not primarily a matter of weakness, stupidity, disobedience, or disrespect. It is a matter of miscasting. Marcus Buckingham

If you are rude, cynical, habitually sarcastic or pessimistic, your life options are going to be very limited. Bryant McGill

That bad manners are so prevalent in the world is the fault of good manners. Marie von Ebner Eschenbach

Rudeness affected Margaret like a bitter taste in the mouth. It poisoned life. At times it is necessary, but woe to those who employ it without due need. E.M. Forster, Howards End

Social media made you all way too comfortable with disrespecting people and not getting punched in the face for it. Mike Tyson

A dying culture invariably exhibits personal rudeness. Bad manners. Lack of consideration for others in minor matters. A loss of politeness, of gentle manners, is more significant than is a riot. Robert A. Heinlein

Surfeit begets insolence, when prosperity comes to a bad man. Theognis of Megara

It is a wise thing to be polite; consequently, it is a stupid thing to be rude. To make enemies by unnecessary and willful incivility is just as insane a proceeding as to set your house on fire. For politeness is like a counter an avowedly false coin, with which it is foolish to be stingy. Arthur Schopenhauer

Teenagers these days are out of control. They eat like pigs, they are disrespectful of adults, they interrupt and contradict their parents, and they terrorize their teachers. Aristotle

Impoliteness is frequently the sign of an awkward modesty that loses its head when surprised and hopes to conceal this with rudeness. Friedrich Nietzsche

Disrespect earns the displeasure of the creator and the creation. Abdul Qadir Gilani

Some people leave artwork, some people do rude things, other people then turn those rude things into nice things. Peter Molyneux

What is happening to our young people? They disrespect their elders, they disobey their parents. They ignore the law. They riot in the streets inflamed with wild notions. Their morals are decaying. What is to become of them?Socrates

I have seen people rude by being over polite. Michel De Montaigne

How can you blame others for disrespecting you when you think of yourself as unworthy of respect? Elif Safak

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