Complacent Related Quotes



“We clearly separated ourselves from everyone else in the fall. We didn't want to be complacent with that. We wanted to look at the spring as a brand-new season and not rest on our laurels. We set out to show that the fall was not a fluke and that we didn't just play well in a few tournaments.”

Chris Wilson


Although most of us are complacent in our assumption that science is gaining on the unknown, scientists are acknowledging that man's own brain is complex beyond any hope of complete understanding.

Marilyn Ferguson


After winning, most teams become individuals; most teams become complacent.

Lou Holtz


I think that overall, ultimately the impact of advertisers calling the shots is a more cloying, complacent culture. For example, it was just announced that Unilever is branding environmental content at The Guardian. How radical or pointed can that content be?

Astra Taylor


President George W. Bush's aggressive war on Islamic terrorism produced a 100 percent perfect track record of keeping the United States safe from another attack. The result has been increased security for the American people, who, in turn, have become complacent about the true nature of the threat.

Monica Crowley


“The market has been extraordinarily complacent, viewing central bankers only as buyers although they're also sellers.”

Dana Johnson


You can never pat yourself on the back during the season. Then you get complacent, stop working and let yourself slide.

Mark Teixeira


“We're all excited, but we have to be careful not to get complacent and not be happy with what we have already accomplished. We have an interesting mix because our freshman group had never lost. Through junior high they were 32-0. Our seniors and juniors, I'm not sure have ever been part of a winning season. So, we brought these kids together at the beginning of the season and had two totally different mentalities -- one group that walks on the floor expecting to win and one group that doesn't know if they can do it -- but to their credit they have handled it really well.”

Chad Belville


“I thought we did a good job. We didn't have a lot of unforced errors. You just can't get complacent. You can't let down or you're going to get beat.”

Catherine Young


“It keeps us all motivated when you know you're not the for-sure guy. You can't become complacent. Hopefully I'm the starter against Maine. I know the four other guys will work hard, too.”

Zac Taylor