Indifference Quotes

Many… teach us not to trust ourselves with favorite enjoyments, not to indulge the luxury of fondness, but to keep our minds always suspended in such indifference that we may change the objects about us without emotion… An attempt to preserve life in a state of neutrality and indifference is unreasonable and vain.

There is one right I would not grant anyone. And that is the right to be indifferent.

We often look with indifference on the successive parts of that, which, if the whole were seen together, would shake us with emotion.

Because of indifference, one dies before one actually dies.

If moderation is a fault then indifference is a crime.

Tolerance is only another name for indifference.

Hate is not the opposite of love, apathy is.

I would recommend the cultivation of extreme indifference to both praise and blame because praise will lead you to vanity, and blame will lead you to self-pity.

My dear, I don’t give a damn.

Indifference may not wreck a man’s life at any one turn, but it will destroy him with a kind of dry-rot in the long run.