Anatole France
Anatole France

One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind that is not uneasy irritates and bores me.

Andy Ruiz Jr.
Andy Ruiz Jr.

It irritates me when Trump says what he does.

Anthony Bourdain
Anthony Bourdain

I don't have much patience for people who are self-conscious about the act of eating, and it irritates me when someone denies themselves the pleasure of a bloody hunk of steak or a pungent French cheese because of some outdated nonsense about what's appropriate or attractive.

Bill Bailey
Bill Bailey

I hate getting ill, it irritates me so I try to stay reasonably healthy.

Billy Corgan
Billy Corgan

In my case I don't mind playing a character that irritates people or makes people question my sanity.

Carl Jung
Carl Jung

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.

Christopher Isherwood
Christopher Isherwood

What irritates me is the bland way people go around saying, 'Oh, our attitude has changed. We don't dislike these people any more.' But by the strangest coincidence, they haven't taken away the injustice; the laws are still on the books.

Claire McCaskill
Claire McCaskill

There's nothing that irritates Americans more than the fact that some members of Congress think they are entitled to their own set of rules. And it's true - too many people in Washington live in an alternate reality.

Clara Barton
Clara Barton

I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.

Dave Matthews
Dave Matthews

Success turns a lot of people off. I have a pretty solid sense of joy and respect that irritates people, and can irritate me, too.