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Unsolicited Quotes

We’ve collected the best Unsolicited Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Will Self, John Gray, Matthew McConaughey, Kat Von D, Edward Sapir. Use them as an inspiration.

I like texting as much as the next kidult – and embrace it as yet more evidence, along with email, that we live now in the post-aural age, when an unsolicited phone call is, thankfully, becoming more and more understood to be an unspeakable social solecism, tantamount to an impertinent invasion of privacy.
Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him.
John Gray
I will say this: one of the things that is a pain when you‘re expecting children is how much advice unsolicited people give you when you’re not asking for it.
I knew the minute we announced our pregnancy that we would be bombarded with unsolicited advice. Some good and some questionable – unsolicited none the less.
More and more, unsolicited gifts from without are likely to be received with unconscious resentment.
Moms get their fair share of conflicting advice, with a heaping of unsolicited advice. Parents debate the pros/cons of different types of disposable diapers, whether the supposed carcinogens in Johnson & Johnson baby products hurt their kids who used it, which method of sleep training to use.
I try to take a weekly digital Sabbath, batch my emails so I deal with them a few times a day rather than constantly, and increasingly give myself permission to ignore unsolicited communiques. I try, too, to give others more slack. The respond-now culture is a two-way street. I’m trying to be more mindful of that.
You know, it’s really strange now with the Internet, with everyone having an unsolicited, anonymous opinion.
An unsolicited sales pitch may be part of a fraudulent investment scheme. Exercise extreme caution if you receive an unsolicited communicationmeaning you didn’t ask for it and don’t know the sender – about an investment opportunity.
Taught by actor parents never to leave an awkward gap in the conversation I gabble out unsolicited responses to fill the voids.
The evasion of justice within academia is all the more infuriating because the course of sexual harassment is so predictable. Since I started writing about women and science, my female colleagues have been moved to share their stories with me; my inbox is an inadvertent clearinghouse for unsolicited love notes.
I never give advice unless someone asks me for it. One thing I’ve learned, and possibly the only advice I have to give, is to not be that person giving out unsolicited advice based on your own personal experience.
My younger sister looks to me to provide her with advice on how to do her job betterthough she’s too shy to ask me questions, so I have to give her my opinion on an unsolicited basis.