Plagiarism Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old plagiarism quotes, plagiarism sayings, and plagiarism proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
Self-plagiarism is style.
Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
All originality and no plagiarism makes for dull preaching.
If you plagiarize others' techniques, you steel their emotions and tell your spectators a lie with your work. Works as such equal zero.
There is much difference between imitating a man and counterfeiting him.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic.
Nothing is said which has not been said before.
Writers who copy or plagiarise others are dreaming in another man's sleep.
He invades authors like a monarch; and what would be theft in other poets is only victory in him.
Originality is undetected plagiarism.
William Ralph Inge
If we steal thoughts from the moderns, it will be cried down as plagiarism; if from the ancients, it will be cried up as erudition.
Charles Caleb Colton
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
If you steal from one author it's plagiarism; if you steal from many it's research.
Stealing things is a glorious occupation, particularly in the art world.
Plagiarism is the fear of a blank page.
Plagiarism is necessary. Progress implies it.
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
Most plagiarists, like the drone, have neither taste to select, industry to acquire, nor skill to improve, but impudently pilfer the honey ready prepared, from the hive.
Plagiarists are always suspicious of being stolen from.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism; to steal from many is research.
Plagiarism brings on bad karma and may lead to reincarnation as a bad piece of art or, worse, a bad politician.
Everything is not tradition, it's plagiarism.
All work and no plagiarism makes a dull speech.
It's not plagiarism in the digital age â€“ it's repurposing.
The low-grade plagiarism of popularity will never lead you to true contentment.
T. D. Jakes
Immature artists imitate. Mature artists steal.
The ethics of plagiarism have turned into the narcissism of small differences: because journalism cannot own up to its heavily derivative nature, it must enforce originality on the level of the sentence.
Originality is nothing but judicious plagiarism.
Plagiarism is basic to all culture.
Anticipatory plagiarism occurs when someone steals your original idea and publishes it a hundred years before you were born.
Robert K. Merton