Face Quotes

By | November 11, 2008

Quotations about Faces

A face is like the outside of a house, and most faces, like most houses, give us an idea of what we can expect to find inside. ~ Loretta Young

It has been said that a pretty face is a passport. But it’s not, it’s a visa, and it runs out fast. ~ Julie Burchill

Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. ~ Walt Whitman

When I look at you, the wheels of time stand still vs. your face could stop a clock~ Source Unknown

He had a face like a blessing. ~ Miguel De Cervantes

The most important thing you wear is the expression on your face. ~ Source Unknown

Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter? ~ Pablo Picasso

False face must hide what the false heart doth know. ~ William Shakespeare

My face looks like a wedding cake left out in the rain. ~ W. H. Auden

You would not go out to work with a dirty face. Why start the day with the face of your soul unwashed? ~ Robert A. Cook

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. ~ Victor Hugo

A brave man is a man who dares to look the Devil in the face and tell him he is a Devil. ~ James A. Garfield

Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty. ~ Coco Chanel

A caricature is putting the face of a joke on the body of a truth. ~ Joseph Conrad

Thinking a smile all the time will keep your face youthful. ~ Frank Gelett Burgess

A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea. ~ Honore de Balzac

You’ve got to get up every morning with a smile on your face, and show the world all the love in your heart. ~ Carole King

I’ve never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful. ~ Source Unknown

Honest labor bears a lovely face. ~ Thomas Dekker

A face is too slight a foundation for happiness. ~ Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. ~ Kahlil Gibran

As Americans, our purpose is to make kinder the face of the nation and gentler the face of the world. ~ George H. Bush

Often a noble face hides filthy ways. ~ Euripides

The face of evil is always the face of total need. ~ William S. Burroughs

Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward. ~ Victor Kiam

Keep your nose out the sky, keep your heart to god, and keep your face to the raising sun. ~ Kanye West

For by his face straight shall you know his heart. ~ William Shakespeare

When a wife has a good husband it is easily seen in her face. ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Now and then one sees a face which has kept its smile pure and undefiled. Such a smile transfigures; such a smile, if the artful but know it, is the greatest weapon a face can have. ~ Helen Hunt Jackson

Her angel’s face, as the great eye of heaven shined bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place. ~ Edmund Spenser

Sorrow is better than laughter, for by the sadness of the face the heart is made better. ~ The Holy Bible

The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face. ~ William Makepeace Thackeray

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