Unfair Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old unfair quotes, unfair sayings, and unfair proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

He never made the ten-most-wanted list. It's very unfair voting. It's who you know. Woody Allen
All that is unfair, offends us if it's not beneficial for us. Luc De Clapiers
It is unfair to believe everything we hear about lawyers, some of it might not be true. Gerald F. Lieberman
Sometimes, life is unfair, and you have to suck it up and move on and not use it as an excuse. Robert Kraft
You will never win an unfair competition since the reward is meaningless. Cass van Krah
Try to learn to let what is unfair teach you. David Foster Wallace
It's probably unfair to expect the world at large, or even most people, to see us for all we are. It is essential, however, that we see ourselves for all we are. Victoria Moran
It's unfair to be fair,For life is unfair. Farley Maglaya
There is always inequality in life. Some men are killed in a war and some men are wounded and some men never leave the country. Life is unfair. John F. Kennedy
When life is sweet, say thank you and celebrate. And when life is bitter, say thank you and grow. Shauna Niequist
It's unfair of a circle to accuse the angle of being sharp. Multatuli
It's unfair to think that we can do what we do with the intensity that we do it and expect injuries to not happen. Daniel Cormier
Life can be unfair sometimes, but that's no reason to give up on it. Anonymous
It is the fairness of life that makes it seem unfair. Gugu Mona
Unfair and unkind behavior in exchange for your loving efforts is the rule rather than the exception. Paul Hauck
I know the world isn't fair, but why isn't it ever unfair in my favor? Bill Watterson
If our view is limited to mortal life, some things become unbearable because they seem so unfair and so permanent. Boyd K. Packer
If our view is limited to mortal life, some things become unbearable because they seem so unfair and so permanent. Boyd K. Packer
Life is savagely unfair. It ignores our deep-seated convictions and places a disproportionate emphasis on the decisions we make in split seconds. Chris Cleave
Never be a spectator of unfairness or stupidity. Seek out argument and disputation for their own sake the grave will supply plenty of time for silence. Christopher Hitchens
Employers who violate rules of fairness are punished by reduced productivity, and merchants who follow unfair pricing policies can expect to lose sales. Daniel Kahneman
Creativity is one of the last remaining legal ways of gaining an unfair advantage over the competition. Ed McCabe
Every time you lose, you think that life's unfair. You think of the bad breaks. But when you're winning and playing well, you still get those bad breaks, only you overcome them. It just depends on how strong your mind is. Greg Norman
It is very unfair to judge any body's conduct, without an intimate knowledge of their situation. Jane Austen
Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive. You will thrive in spite of it. Joel Osteen
There’s a difference between the fact that the universe is inherently unfair on a cosmic level, and the fact that life is unfair because people are actively making it so. John Scalzi
Life is hard. It’s cruel sometimes. It’s merciless and unfair, but we all go through difficult times, one way or another. You’ve had more than your share of knocks lately, I’ll give you that, but it doesn’t mean you get to quit. No one gets to quit. You keep fighting, every day, and sooner or later, the grief fades a little. You grow stronger, find joy again, and everything gets easier. You come out of it more equipped to handle the next wave, which will come eventually. There will always be waves. Julianne MacLean
I wanted to show the real side of me because of the unfair things that people said about me, but I realized that it was impossible and tried to think of why people thought of me in that manner. Kim Jong-hyun
Greatness is best measured by how well an individual responds to the happenings in life that appear to be totally unfair, unreasonable, and undeserved. Marvin J. Ashton
It seems totally unfair that the way we look matters so much. I mean, why can't we just get over this gotta-be-thin-and-beautiful thing? Why can't we just accept ourselves and others for what we are? Melody Carlson