15 People Share the Single Phrase That Annoys Them the Most

There are a lot of commonly used phrases in this world. Some of them make complete sense. But some of them are rude, or may just irk you to no end for no particular reason.

Whatever the case, there’s no denying there are some pretty annoying phrases that come of out people’s mouths sometimes. In fact, there’s an entire Reddit thread dedicated to these.

No matter who says them, these are the ones from the thread that we couldn’t agree with more:

  1. I am who I am and if you don’t like it, that’s your issue not mine.”

    “Variations of this is ALWAYS (in my experience at least) said by toxic people who seek to justify their sh*tiness with self-proclaimed individuality.”

  2. “Am I the only one…?”

    “No. You are never the only one.”

  3. “Get over it.”

    “Sometimes it’s just not that simple, dammit.”

  4. “Ladies first.”

    “Because of a time in kindergarten where I didn’t get to do anything because this bratty little girl was using it to skip my turn each time.”

  5. “I’m not like most girls.”

    “I have bad news for you…”

  6. “Work hard, play hard.”

    “Sorry, one trip paintballing a year doesn’t make up for 12 hour shifts as a slave in a collar.”

  7. “People are dying and you’re sad about this?”

    “Well yeah Karen, just because something is sadder doesn’t mean I can’t be sad about something else. Being sad is not something you earn

  8. “You’re so domesticated.”

    “No you sexist turd, I’m a grown man, I have my own house and I can look after myself.”

  9. “Say it louder for those in the back.”

    “This comes off so rude to me.”

  10. “Spit it out.”

    “In reference to when I’m trying to find the right words to say something.”

  11. “Everything happens for a reason.”

    “Go say that to people who have los babies due to miscarriage or SIDS or anything else. In fact, say it to anyone who ahs lost anyone or anything that mattered to them.”

  12. “Calm down.”


  13. “Could have been worse.”

    “Yeah it could have been! It an always be worse. I can also be freakin’ better!”

  14. “Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me.”

    “Words hurt me sometimes.”

  15. “Same difference.”

    “Because you can use it between any two things and it’s still technically the truth.”

We can see how a lot of these phrases are annoying! What’s the phrase that always seems to bother you when someone says it?