Apathy Quotes | 12 Famous Quotes About Apathy

12 Famous Quotes About Apathy

12 Famous Quotes About Apathy

Apathy is a lack of interest, enthusiasm or concern, while many people feel apathetic as a teenager, it is generally a feeling that fades away as we age.

Apathy is in fact a significant indicator and symptom of many mental health problems.

Introducing 12 Famous Quotes About Apathy that will ring true with anyone who has felt apathy at some point in their life:

“I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate – it’s apathy. It’s not giving a damn. “

Leo Buscaglia

“The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public welfare as the apathy of a citizen in a democracy.”

Charles de Montesquieu
“It is often when night looks darkest, it is often before the fever breaks that one senses the gathering momentum for change, when one feels that resurrection of hope in the midst of despair and apathy.”


Hillary Clinton

“If I look at the mass I will never act.”

Mother Teresa

“You can present the material, but you can’t make me care.”

Bill Watterson

“We may have found a cure for most evils; but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all, the apathy of human beings.”

Helen Keller

“Apathy is a sort of living oblivion.”

Horace Greeley

“Hate is not the opposite of love; apathy is.”

Rollo May


“Fear is better than apathy because fear makes us do something.”

Emiliano Salinas
“It is the apathetic person that sees the cause while the charitable person sees the need.”
Shannon L. Alder

“Is it ignorance or apathy? Hey, I don’t know and I don’t care.”

Jimmy Buffett


“Is sloppiness in speech caused by ignorance or apathy? I don’t know and I don’t care.”

William Safire
We hope you enjoyed reading the 12 Famous Quotes About Apathy, feel free to leave a comment below if you have any great apathy quotes of your own!