Hair Quotes

An harmless flaming meteor shone for hair, And fell down his shoulders with losses care. - Abraham Cowley

 

We lose our hair, our teeth! Our bloom, our ideals. - Samuel Beckett

 

Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too late and the game finished, that the stage belongs to the rising generations. The true evil is not the weakening of the body, but the indifference of the soul. - Andre Maurois

 

Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or wings, it is, for that reason, to be of no account? - Jean Paul Richter

 

Quoth the Raven 'Nevermore!' On desperate seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, Thy naiad airs have brought me home To the glory that was Greece And the grandeur that was Rome. - Edgar Allan Poe

 

When others kid me about being bald, I simply tell them that the way I figure it, the good Lord only gave men so many hormones, and if others want to waste theirs on growing hair, that's up to them. - John Glenn

 

Dear, dead women, with such hair, too, what's become of all the gold Used to hang and brush their bosoms? - Robert Browning

 

I am not the archetypal leading man. This is mainly for one reason: as you may have noticed, I have no hair. - Patrick Stewart

 

For whom do you bind your hair, plain in your neatness? - Horace

 

The role of Charlie Eppes has changed me. I never imagined I would play a role like this. I lost some weight, grew my hair and now every woman in America over 40 wants to date me. It's their daughters I want to convince. The truth is all this talk makes me blush. Me, I look in the mirror and all I see is this Jewish kid from Queens.-David Krumholtz

 

Most good roles are written for young men. We are fixated on youth. So however much people say there is nothing wrong with being bald, the reality is once the hair is gone, you might not get the parts.-Ian Hart

 

On the first season of our show, I commissioned a Native American artist to make up, 'cause I'm known for the tomahawk, besides the hair and the leather outfit and the whole thing.-Joe Lando

 

I had heard before that there were rumors I was gay. It's funny. My cousin gets his hair cut at this place, and one of the guys there told him that Scott Wolf was gay. He didn't realize that he was my cousin.-Scott Wolf

 

They warned me, 'you're going to be doing the screen test with Daniel Radcliffe a week after the audition.' And then in the hair and make up department, he walked up behind and scared me. But you get used to him quickly because he tries to make you feel very welcome and at home.-Evanna Lynch

 

I think Charles Manson was a hair's breath away from just being a terrorist. He wanted to start a war, too.-Patty Hearst

 

I still go to a salon where a gal does my hair, and I don't know if it's because I'm a celebrity but by the time I leave there, we are eating chicken and talking and screaming.-Jenifer Lewis

 

This is the first time in my life I've had hair this short. It's always been down to my waist. I can't hide behind my hair any more.-Melissa Joan Hart

 

Yet I've discovered that how I look is not a function of anything as ephemeral as my hair.-Judith Light

 

It was tough for him in that newsroom with Ted Baxter getting all the glory and this poor guy doing all the work. Murray worried so much he worried his hair off!-Gavin MacLeod

 

Everybody was starting to grow long hair and wear pink suits and purple glasses and stuff and then, I suppose, some people thought we were crazy, but we weren't really crazy because we're all still here!-Noel Redding

 

I wish we did have responsibility for the hair. I have been screwed up by the hair on many occasions.-Julie Harris

 

Bleaching my hair for Two Moon Junction... my hair was fried and I looked like an idiot.-Sherilyn Fenn

 

It's been fascinating watching all those pictures of me with a lot more hair Jeremy, and looking very young. And we've all got things we've said, twenty, thirty years ago, indeed the whole world has changed since then.-Peter Hain

 

Never having played Chess before, it was most interesting to be playing the game with no pieces in front of me. But I still knew how to stroke my hair when I won.-Peter Mayhew

 

For six months I'd do movies and make it all about me. Then the other six months, it's not about me and it doesn't matter what my hair looks like or what anything looks like.-Rachel True

 

I used to have a sort of spiky haircut and it just feels better to have short hair again.-Evan Dando

 

You know, I do not think it is necessarily looks, I do not think I am the prettiest girl... Everyone has something that is their asset, some have the hair, some have the cheekbones, others have the lips. But once you know what is your asset, then you should capitalize on it.-Blu Cantrell

 

I'm a very outgoing person. I'm always happy, I'm one of those people who are always smiling. If somebody described me to somebody else, they'd say the kid with the curly hair with the big smile on his face. I get along with everybody.-Corbin Bleu

 

I slipped at a bus stop; I went one way and my hair went the other. That was the end of my wig.-Tia Carrere

 

Let the devil catch you but by a single hair, and you are his forever.-Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

 

What I really wanted to know, though, was what it was like to be a geisha? Where do you sleep? What do you eat? How do you have your hair done?-Arthur Golden

 

Hopes are like hair ornaments. Girls want to wear too many of them. When they become old women they look silly wearing even one.-Arthur Golden

 

But quite honestly, personally, I was much more concerned - I mean, there's not much I can do about my appearance obviously other than spending four hours in hair and makeup.-Diane Kruger

 

Everybody has a bad hair day, but us girls still like to be told we look nice even if we don't feel like we do.-Cat Deeley

 

I have the biggest hair in the world - and that's official!-Cat Deeley

 

I was traveling on our tour bus through Europe and I was thinking I want to have long blonde hair.-Nina Hagen

 

You know, my hair is very upsetting to people, but it's upsetting on purpose. It is important to look old so that the young will not be afraid of dying. People don't like old women. We don't honor age in our society, and we certainly don't honor it in Hollywood.-Tyne Daly

 

Acting is all about big hair and funny props... All the great actors knew it. Olivier knew it, Brando knew it.-Harold Ramis

 

What I remember most about junior homecoming was my date getting sick afterwards. That kinda sucked. Then, senior year, someone got gum in her hair when we were dancing. She had to get one of the chaperones to take her to the office and cut up her hair. I felt really bad for her, but it worked out fine.-James Lafferty

 

When I was a kid I had this funny blond hair and everyone called me 'Chick' because I looked like Tweety Bird.-Nicky Hilton

 

I used to comb my hair back and do stupid stuff.-Shane West

 

To be a feminist, you could cut your hair really short. You have to be really angry about something.-Tucker Carlson

 

She looks like she combs her hair with an egg beater.-Hedda Hopper

 

I don't have much choice these days in how I have my hair.-Mackenzie Crook

 

The Death of Advertising? I think that's in the book of Revelation. It's the day when people everywhere become satisfied with their weight, their hair, their skin, their wardrobe, and their aroma.-Jef I. Richards

 

It's a hard thing to age a character because you can't really suddenly give someone gray hair.-Alison Bechdel

 

Even drawing gray hair at all is difficult to render in black and white.-Alison Bechdel

 

It is not by the gray of the hair that one knows the age of the heart.-Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

 

The biggest misconception about me is the bad-boy image that everyone stuck me into due to my tattoos, drug days and the constant changes I make with my hair color.-A. J. McLean

 

You forget how many people watch TV until you come into a town like this. Everybody knows you, and I'm always humbled, especially when there are 500 little kids who all have their hair done like yours and want to be designers.-Genevieve Gorder

 

On my own I generally have very messy hair, wear jeans and sneakers.-Jewel Kilcher

 

And when power ballads come back, we'll get big hair again.-Jerry Cantrell

 

I know that I've got big ears and a big forehead and that my hair sticks up. But I'm happy with myself. I'm not necessarily trying to win a beauty pageant here.-Clay Aiken

 

I got rid of my glasses and they changed my hair. That's really all they did. They went shopping for me, so the clothes are different too. It wasn't like Extreme Makeover where I got a nose job or anything.-Clay Aiken

 

I used to lie between cool, clean sheets at night after I'd had a bath, after I had washed my hair and scrubbed my knuckles and finger-nails and teeth. Then I could lie quite still in the dark with my face to the window with the trees in it, and talk to God.-Frances Farmer

 

Girls can wear jeans, cut their hair short, wear shirts and boots, 'cause it's okay to be a boy, but for a boy to look like a girl is degrading.-Charlotte Gainsbourg

 

No rival will steal away my sure love; that glory will be my gray hair.-Sextus Propertius

 

Basically, they had asked me if I would shave my head or wear a bald cap. I said look, if you are doing a series for five years I would want to shave my hair because I would go bald with all the gum and glue from the bald cap.-Persis Khambatta

 

I hate the only one of my book jackets when I was made up professionally, my hair made into a smooth bell.-Antonia Fraser

 

Hair is also a problem. I remember once, when I was reporting from Beirut at the height of the civil war, someone wrote in to the BBC complaining about my appearance.-Kate Adie

 

I just kind of opened up and said, 'I feel like a rag doll. I have hair and makeup people coming to my house every day and putting me in new, uncomfortable, weird dresses and expensive shoes, and I just shut down and raise my arms up for them to get the dress on, and pout my lips when they need to put the lipstick on.'-Jennifer Lawrence

 

Hair style is the final tip-off whether or not a woman really knows herself.-Hubert de Givenchy

 

I had short hair for a while, but I ended up loving it.-Tatyana Ali

 

I think my wife saw a picture of the rock group Journey, and they're kind of aging, and the one guy had dyed blonde hair with black roots, and... my idea was to get a little earring, I wanted to have a dangling earring.-Fred Willard

 

One who hates is a man holding a magnifying-glass, and when he hates someone, he knows precisely that person's surface, from the soles of his feet all the way up to each hair on the hated head.-Hermann Broch

 

I get a wild hair up my nose and I want to go.-Broderick Crawford

 

The '80s were the worst period. You had these horrible pop bands growing their hair and calling themselves metal.-Geezer Butler

 

With a lot of hair and make-up then I'm possibly, remotely attractive. But it's rare, I don't think I'm ugly but I'm nothing particularly special. I'm not a yoga and health girl. I don't exercise that much and I eat crap and smoke and bite my nails.-Lisa Marie Presley

 

I got a feeling I had loads when I was in primary school, 'cause I had red hair; you know, like Duracell.-Richard D. James

 

Ron was always my favorite character, because I feel like I relate to him, like we've both got red hair, we both like sweets, we've both got lots of brothers and sisters.- Rupert Grint

 

I do like my hair being pulled from time to time, it's like a pair of reins, innit?-Katie Price

 

Most of the time it's the parents who recognise me. They try to tell their kids, 'Look, it's Giselle,' and I say, 'No, no, no, don't ruin this for them,' because I'm usually standing there with my hair sideways and no make-up on. And the kid is saying, 'That is not Giselle. No way. That is some worn-out girl who really needs a bath.'-Amy Adams

 

When I died my hair red the first time, I felt as if it was what nature intended. I have been accused of being a bit of a spitfire, so in that way, I absolutely live up to the stereotype. The red hair suits my personality. I was a terrible blonde!-Amy Adams

 

I love getting ready to do a scene, and thinking about it, and talking about it. But the rest of the time, I'm so nervous and obsessed. I'm just tearing my hair out in the trailer. The whole time I'm really tense.-Casey Affleck

 

On TV people look at your hair and then they look at your skin, and then they look at your clothes, and by the time they're listening to what you're saying, you're off the screen.-Doug Coupland

 

Nature is one great big wood-chipper. Sooner or later, everything shoots out the other end in a spray of blood, bones and hair.-Doug Coupland

 

It's not the hair on your head that matters. It's the kind of hair you have inside.-Garry Shandling

 

The whole series is black-and-white, so when I went to shoot one of the women I only had black-and-white film with me. She had reddish hair and was a very pretty girl, a nice girl.-Helmut Newton

 

I have so much residue crap in my hair from years and years of not washing it and not having any sense of personal hygiene whatsoever. Even today, I go into these things where I'm supposed to be this sexy guy or whatever, and I'm literally asking, 'If I get plumes of dandruff on me, can you just brush it off?'-Robert Pattinson

 

Beauty is about perception, not about make-up. I think the beginning of all beauty is knowing and liking oneself. You can't put on make-up, or dress yourself, or do you hair with any sort of fun or joy if you're doing it from a position of correction.-Kevyn Aucoin

 

I'm in fact a hair under six feet, but I'm very svelte. People would never see me if I turned sideways.-Mo Rocca

 

The thing about doing anything artificial to your hair is that you have to look after it. So you're always vulnerable to the weather and time.-Francesca Annis

 

When I was 12, every little girl in Russia was trying to wear her hair like mine and playing tennis.-Anna Kournikova

 

I had beautiful wavy hair and a waxed mustache.-Curly Howard

 

I want a part where I can use my own hair, my own voice, and maybe even be literate.-Judy Holliday

 

The hair is real - it's the head that's a fake.-Steve Allen

 

I love the smell of shampoo on a girl's hair. You can walk past someone and be like, 'Wow, you took a shower this morning, didn't you? Because you smell lovely!'-Jensen Ackles

 

I like to sing in the car with the windows rolled down and hair blowing all over my face.-Lauren Alaina

 

There are times when I flick through magazines and think I'm in danger of becoming a prisoner of my own hair.-Brian May

 

They kept me in short pants as long as they could, until they were shaving the hair on my legs because it was beginning to photograph.-Jackie Cooper

 

I'm not dead and I don't have blue hair but some people say there are similarities. It is usually intolerable to watch myself onscreen but this time it's fine. I think it's beautiful and a real work of art.-Helena Bonham Carter

 

I feel sexy when I get out of the tub - your skin is fresh and you've put up your hair without looking.-Shania Twain

 

Yes, exercise is the catalyst. That's what makes everything happen: your digestion, your elimination, your sex life, your skin, hair, everything about you depends on circulation. And how do you increase circulation?-Jack LaLanne

 

I have a friend who, if she has a bad hair day, it affects her whole mood because it is part of her sexuality, her confidence. I don't have that problem any more.-Cathy Freeman

 

He may have hair upon his chest but, sister, so has Lassie.-Cole Porter

 

Prejudice is like a hair across your cheek. You can't see it, you can't find it with your fingers, but you keep brushing at it because the feel of it is irritating.-Marian Anderson

 

Confidence is at the root of so many attractive qualities, a sense of humor, a sense of style, a willingness to be who you are no matter what anyone else might think or say and it's true, I do have a certain fondness for women that have dark hair.-Wentworth Miller

 

But, you know, the Stones were my opening act in the Sixties. I loved those British guys, the way they just stood there and shook their hair.-Ronnie Spector

 

I mean, Janet Jackson? She's like Michael Jackson with hair.-Ronnie Spector

 

I would wear flamboyant clothes and long hair, and most singers at the time didn't.-Little Richard

 

I had a really good time in New Orleans, although I had some very tragic times in Baton Rouge. Some guys beat me up and threw my horn away. 'Cause I had a beard, then, and long hair like the Beatles.-Ornette Coleman

 

We know grooming is important for people. To get their hair done, to get makeup and things like that - that makes a person feel better.-Kenneth Williams

 

I had long hair when I was a teenager.-Beck

 

This head has risen above its hair in a moment of abandon known only to men who have drawn their feet out of their boots to walk awhile in the corridors of the mind.-Djuna Barnes

 

I'm the artist formally known as Beck. I have a genius wig. When I put that wig on, then the true genius emerges. I don't have enough hair to be a genius. I think you have to have hair going everywhere.-Beck

 

Focusing on the way I look makes me uncomfortable. I try to focus on the way I feel - I know what makes me feel better about myself. Reading my child a story makes me feel great, doing my hair nicely doesn't.-Elle Macpherson

 

I'm lying in my bed, blanket is warm, this body will never keep me safe from harm. I still feel your hair, black ribbons of coal. Touch my skin to keep me whole. If only you'd come back to me. To feel you at my side, wouldn't need no Mojo Pin to keep me satisfied.-Jeff Buckley

 

Youth is not restored by the dyeing of your hair.-Abu Bakr

 

Since I have fair skin, I have to stay out of the sun. I can't stand the sun. I dyed my hair red for a while during the 1990s but I'm actually a natural blonde.-Nicole Kidman

 
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