Wrong Reasons Quotes

We’ve sourced some of the most interesting and thought-provoking Wrong Reasons Quotes from Patrick Bamford, Chris Sarandon, Jonathan Coe, Steve Harvey, Gary Weiss. Each of the following quotes is overflowing with creativity, and knowledge.

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A lot of people said I left Nottingham Forest for the wrong reasons, but that wasn’t true. I wanted to play for a top team like Chelsea.
Patrick Bamford
Being on stage is a seductive lifestyle. My advice to aspiring actors is think twice. People sometimes go into acting for the wrong reasons – as a shortcut to fame and fortune. If these goals are not attained, they feel a bitter disappointment.
Chris Sarandon
But you can try to read books at the wrong time or for the wrong reasons.
Jonathan Coe
I got married for the wrong reasons. I was tired of being alone. I have to own that. It was me, not her.
Steve Harvey
Numerous academic studies have shown that amateur investors make poor traders – buying stocks for the wrong reasons, holding losers for too long, and acting on whims and emotions.
Gary Weiss
I’m not interested in anyone who would want me for the wrong reasons.
Rostam Batmanglij
Whenever you do a film for the wrong reasons, it may or it may not pan out. Sometimes people do it because it is a good move or the right move. I don’t know; maybe one day I will do a film for the wrong reasons, and it will work for me.
Alia Bhatt
The biggest thing I’ve found since I left the game – and I’m glad I chose to leave rather than being sacked – is that so many people are in football for the wrong reasons. Not because they love the game, but because they smell money.
Graham Taylor
I’m disliked a lot and it’s probably for the wrong reasons.
Travis Browne
The problem with religious doctrine, as with politics, because of its ability to give people authority, it has a tendency to attract people that want authority for all the wrong reasons, and that is what it has done across all time.
Tobias Forge
It is so important that you don’t stay with someone just for the children and for the wrong reasons.
Sadie Frost
I’m not skinny for the wrong reasons. It’s not because I’m bulimic or anorexic or doing drugs. Compared to a lot of actresses my age, I’m actually overweight.
Lindsay Lohan
Most of our customers want something glamorous. They want to be looked at, but not for the wrong reasons.
Jenny Packham
When Sania Mirza says she feels hurt or fed up at constantly grabbing the headlines for the wrong reasons, it’s an understandable reaction. But when she goes ahead to say she doesn’t want to play in India anymore, we can’t help thinking it’s the sort of thing you’d expect a defeatist to say.
Barkha Dutt
If you look at the movie ‘Belly,’ I identify with Sincere the most. I am a gangster. I love my lady to death. I’m not in the game for the wrong reasons. I’m not in the game for the glory. I’m in the game to survive so the people that I love could be straight. I’m a highly intelligent individual.
Kevin Gates
I feel very awkward about receiving attention for the wrong reasons.
Vijay Deverakonda
If you have a success you have it for the wrong reasons. If you become popular it is always because of the worst aspects of your work.
Ernest Hemingway
Mainly, I don’t like it when music is made solely to impress people or in order to please business people; it doesn’t sound good to me. If you’re making music in order to become famous or loved by the masses… that’s not what I’m about. When somebody’s making music for the wrong reasons, I hear it right away.
John Frusciante
In my own life, hate has consumed me at times. Or envy. When my TV show was canceled, I didn’t think it deserved to be canceled because people liked it. It was canceled for the wrong reasons, you know? I was consumed with hate for about a year.
Jim Jefferies
Field goal kicking is wildly exciting for all the wrong reasons. We regularly interrupt games to go for a ride on the equivalent of Disney’s stomach-in-throat Tower of Terror.
Skip Bayless
The IndyMac name had a lot of brand recognition – maybe for the wrong reasons, but there was recognition.
Steve Mnuchin
I’ve sort of mellowed out. It used to be: I want to be a star, do big movies. Now, being married, it’s like the reasons I wanted to do that seem the wrong reasons. I want to have kids.
Josie Bissett
Why is marriage the pinnacle for everyone? People get married for the wrong reasons. We need to start looking at different packages, whether it’s living together, or being with six partners, or dedicating your life to taking care of flowers.
Sandra Bullock
I used to say to myself, ‘Well, in the old days everybody danced because they loved to dance, and there was none of this professional garbage going on about how much can you get for this or that or the other, or any of the kinds of things that insecurity can sometimes promote. Sometimes it’s for the wrong reasons.’
Twyla Tharp
If you marry the wrong person for the wrong reasons, then no matter how hard you work, it’s never going to work, because then you have to completely change yourself, completely change them, completely – by that time, you’re both dead.
Anne Bancroft
Its only when you are a great actor and are recognised for your good work that you become famous. Unless you are in the news for the wrong reasons!
Christine Lahti
I got married at a very young age, and of course, for all the wrong reasons, and ended up divorced and lost everything. It was a very difficult time in my life.
Willie Aames
In whatever work environment, whether we admit it or not, there is always a little part of us that has been or will be tempted by a lifestyle for the wrong reasons.
Dominic Cooper
If people go into music with the idea of competing with other artists, then they’re doing it for all the wrong reasons.
Natalia Kills
I’m an old-fashioned girl, and I didn’t believe in living with people, so I guess I married for the wrong reasons at times.
Jaclyn Smith