Gossip Quotes

The only time people dislike gossip is when you gossip about them. - Will Rogers


The healthy, the strong individual, is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he has an abscess on his knee or in his soul. - Rona Barrett


Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys. - Joseph Conrad


Men have always detested women's gossip because they suspect the truth: their measurements are being taken and compared. - Erica Mann Jong


The inspired scribbler always has the gift for gossip in our common usage he or she can always inspire the commonplace with an uncommon flavour, and transform trivialities by some original grace or sympathy or humour or affection. - Elizabeth Drew


Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality. - Oscar Wilde


Gossip needn't be false to be evil, there's a lot of truth that shouldn't be passed around. - Frank A. Clark


Gossip is nature's telephone. - Sholom Aleichem


If you haven't got anything nice to say about anybody, come sit next to me- -Alice Roosevelt Longworth


If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees- -Kahlil Gibran,


No one gossips about other people's secret virtues- -Bertrand Arthur William Russell


Show me someone who never gossips, and I'll show you someone who isn't interested in people- -Barbara Walters


Gossip needn't be false to be evil - there's a lot of truth that shouldn't be passed around- -Frank A. Clark


It isn't what they say about you, it's what they whisper- -Errol Flynn


Gossip is just news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress- -Liz Smith


There is so much good in the worst of us,
And so much bad in the best of us,
That it hardly becomes any of us
To talk about the rest of us- -Edward Wallis Hoch


The best way to keep one's word is not to give it- -Napoleon I, Maxims


The biggest liar in the world is They Say- -Douglas Malloch


I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It makes me far too conceited- -Oscar Wilde


The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about- -Oscar Wilde


Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who diffuse it; it proves nothing but the bad taste of the smoker- -George Eliot


He's gone, and who knows how may he report Thy words by adding fuel to the flame? -John Milton


The things most people want to know about are usually none of their business- -George Bernard Shaw


Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys- -Joseph Conrad


Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them- -Horace


The only time people dislike gossip is when you gossip about them- -Will Rogers


Gossip is when you hear something you like about someone you don't.-Earl Wilson


Gossip isn't scandal and it's not merely malicious. It's chatter about the human race by lovers of the same.-Phyllis McGinley


Gossip needn't be false to be evil - there's a lot of truth that shouldn't be passed around.-Frank Howard Clark


Gossip, even when it avoids the sexual, bears around it a faint flavor of the erotic.-Patricia Meyer Spacks


Historian - a broad-gauge gossip.-Ambrose Bierce


I don't like to read. The only things I read are gossip columns. If someone gives me a book, it had better have lots of pictures.-Ethel Merman


I don't want to be involved in endless media gossip.-Kate Adie


I sometimes read in a gossip column that I was at a party when I was in Europe at the time. It sometimes feels I've got a Doppelganger somewhere.-Candace Bushnell


I think the hardest part about being a teenager is dealing with other teenagers - the criticism and the ridicule, the gossip and rumors.-Beverley Mitchell


I thought we would have at most an audience of 5,000 devotees because I made the decision to stick to craft, not to gossip, not to be interested in any of the juicy stuff that they talk about on other shows, but stick to the question of craft.-James Lipton


I was both very successful and very left; the living demonstration of how you could be on the left and still be in the gossip columns and be envied for the money you made.-Elia Kazan


I'm drawing the gossip surrounding the celebrity, or the image the celebrity tries to push on us.-Hilary Duff


I'm more of a guy's girl. I like having a beer in a bar, and I don't bicker or sit down and do my nails. But I have two sisters and a mother, and we're Latin, so we gossip.-Zoe Saldana


It is just as cowardly to judge an absent person as it is wicked to strike a defenseless one. Only the ignorant and narrow-minded gossip, for they speak of persons instead of things.-Lawrence G. Lovasik


It is the gossip columnist's business to write about what is none of his business.-Louis Kronenberger


It was the basilica of gossip, the Vatican of inside dope.-Robert Hughes


It's an indulgence to sit in a room and discuss your beliefs as if they were a juicy piece of gossip.-Robert A. Heinlein


Knowing policy does help make the gossip more understandable.-Tabitha Soren


Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.-Will Rogers


Male and female gossip also sounds different, as women use more animated tones, more detail and more feedback.-Kate Fox