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Hair And Nails Quotes


"Once I started drinking more water, my skin, hair and nails all flourished." - America Ferrera

"Many self-employed people provide services that are nonessential. So whether you get your hair done less or your hair cut less, or your nails done less, as a writer and a speaker I was very clear that corporations weren't being as open and as generous and I wasn't getting the kind of work that I usually got." - Iyanla Vanzant

"Look at you walkin' out here with your hair done, nails done, everything did, what you think you fancy huh?!" - Alex Riley

"One boy made fun of me because one day, I had really curly hair, and I wear glasses normally, and I also bite my nails. I feel like everyone is different in their own way, so, people shouldn't try to make them feel bad because of that." - Elle Fanning

"Hellooo." I held out my arm. "An amethyst woman with blue hair is telling you this." She reached out and scraped her short nails over my arm. I snatched my arm back. "Ow." Not body makeup." She frowned and peered at the roots of my hair. "A good die-job or you"ve really got blue hair." For now," I said. "I'm half Drow." She raised an eyebrow. Dark Elves." Uh-huhhhh." During the day I look normal, like you." With an amused look she held up her arm, showing her dark, golden skin. "You're Kenyan and Puerto Rican?" - Cheyenne McCray

"I love the look of buffed nails. They look neat and chic without actually having to paint your nails-and it takes no time!" - Joy Bryant

"Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose their direction and begin to bend: such nails are then thrown into the dust or into the furnace." - Walter Savage Landor

"If Los Angeles is a woman reclining billboard model with collagen-puffed lips and silicone-inflated breasts, a woman in a magenta convertible with heart-shaped sunglasses and cotton candy hair; if Los Angeles is this woman, then the San Fernando Valley is her teenybopper sister. The teenybopper sister snaps bug stretchy pink bubbles over her tongue and checks her lipgloss in the rearview mirror, . . . Teeny plays the radio too loud and bites her nails, wondering if the glitter polish will poison her." - Francesca Lia Block

"Writing is not chewing your nails and picking your teeth, but a matter of public interest." - Alfred Doblin

"Britney painted her finger nails and it really seemed like they had a blast." - Shar Jackson

"People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend." - Walter Savage Landor

"At the moment I was mad enough to chew up nails and spit out paper clips." - Jim Butcher

"He will often have to scratch his head, and bite his nails to the quick." - Horace

"People criticize a woman for everything - like, I get criticized for how my hair looks when I go grocery shopping or the fact that I don't wear makeup when I get my nails done." - Mila Kunis

"Fear sometimes adds wings to the heels, and sometimes nails them to the ground, and fetters them from moving." - Michel De Montaigne

"I know why girls go and have their nails done so often and have spa days. It feels awesome." - DeAndre Jordan

"He is to be educated not because he's to make shoes, nails, and pins, but because he is a man." - William Ellery Channing

"A pair of socks is no less suitable to make a painting with than wood, nails, turpentine, oil and fabric." - Robert Rauschenberg

"Then it's just Venia, whose skin is so pale her tattoos appear to be leaping off it. Almost rigid with determination, she does my hair and nails and makeup, fingers flying swiftly to compensate for her absent teammates. The whole time, she avoids my gaze. It's only when Cinna shows up to approve me and dismiss her that she takes my hands, looks me straight in the eye, and says, "We would all like you to know what a...privilege it has been to make you look your best." Then she hastens from the room." - Suzanne Collins

"Then it's just Venia, whose skin is so pale her tattoos appear to be leaping off it. Almost rigid with determination, she does my hair and nails and makeup, fingers flying swiftly to compensate for her absent teammates. The whole time, she avoids my gaze. It's only when Cinna shows up to approve me and dismiss her that she takes my hands, looks me straight in the eye, and says, "We would all like you to know what a...privilege it has been to make you look your best." Then she hastens from the room." - Suzanne Collins

"Black hair, angelic face, and devil eyes." - Ilona Andrews

"Trust the universe and respekt your hair." - Bob Marley

"Pirate Dreams Needles and pins, Needles and pins, Sew me a sail to catch me the wind. Sew me a sail strong as the gale, Carpenter, bring out your hammers and nails. Hammers and nails, hammers and nails, Build me a boat to go chasing the whales. Chasing the whales, sailing the blue Find me a captain and sign me a crew. Captain and crew, captain and crew, Take me, oh take me to anywhere new." - Shel Silverstein

"There is nothing but God's grace. We walk upon it; we breathe it; we live and die by it; it makes the nails and axles of the universe." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"He will often have to scratch his head, and bite his nails to the quick. [To succeed he will have to puzzle his brains and work hard.]" - Horace

"Nails were not enough to hold God-and-man nailed and fastened on the Cross, had not love held Him there." - St. Catherine of Siena

"Blot out, correct, insert, refine, enlarge, diminish, interline. Be mindful, when invention fails. To scratch your head and bite your nails." - Jonathan Swift

"Well the deputy walks on hard nails and the preacher rides a mount, But nothing really matters much it's doom alone that counts." - Bob Dylan

"My girlfriend does her nails with white-out. When she's asleep, I go over there and write misspelled words on them." - Steven Wright

"Things on the essential list: vodka, Nine Inch Nails, a steady supply of mortal men, and an all-purpose bitchy attitude." - Richelle Mead

"The nails from a suicide's coffin, and the skull of the parricide, were of course no trouble; for Vesquit never traveled without these household requisites." - Aleister Crowley

"Oh my god! Would you shut the front door already?! Look at you walking out here with your hair done, nails done, everything did. Whatchu think you fancy, huh? Look, uh, sweetheart, I don't speak Gucci or anything, but I'll give it my best shot." - Alex Riley

"Self-righteous victims invite extra nails." - Mason Cooley

"Wrinkles and bones, white hair and diamonds: I can't wait." - Truman Capote

"I have an odd fetish with nails. I was always doing beauty blogs about nails, and it would be on Fridays called Fridays Fingertip Fetish. It became so popular that a nail polish company approached me, and Fingertip Fetish was born." - Adrienne Bailon

"The twilight is long fingers and black hair." - Allen Tate

"She has teeth like stars and hair like sheep fuzz" - Tamora Pierce

"The Lord Protector and his hair got off the elevator." - Karen Chance

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

"For the girls with messy hair and thirsty hearts." - Jodi Lynn Anderson

"Surrender one hair, and you'll end up beardless." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"Bone by bone, hair by hair, Wild Woman comes back. Through night dreams, through events half understood and half remembered..." - Clarissa Pinkola Estes

"It's hard to tell what's true compassion, when it's dressed up in hair and nails and fashion." - Edwin McCain

"My daughter gets to paint my nails and put clips in my hair, and I love it." - Ricardo Antonio Chavira

"I make sure the foods I eat will benefit the appearance of my hair, skin and nails." - Erin Heatherton

"Time has an undertaking establishment on every block and drives his coffin nails faster than the steam riveters rivet or the stenographers type or the tickers tick out fours and eights and dollar signs and ciphers." - John Dos Passos

"The emancipation of today displays itself mainly in cigarettes and shorts... painted lips and nails, and the return of trailing skirts and other absurdities of dress which betoken the slave-woman's intelligent companionship." - Sylvia Pankhurst

"The temptation is not here, where you are reading about it or praying about it. It is down in your shop, among bales and boxes, ten-penny nails, and sand-paper." - Edwin Hubbel Chapin

"A healthy newborn has been delivered in a more or less satisfying fashion. The baby is feeding well, has short nails and a clean bottom, and has not drowned. What now?" - Sandra Scarr

"The temptation is not here, where you are reading about it or praying about it. It is down in your shop, among bales and boxes, ten-penny nails, and sand-paper." - Edwin Hubbell Chapin

"My soul is a canvas stretched across four wooden corners and tacked with copper nails that sink into the edges of timber like teeth. My art is nothing less than my salvation." - Keariene Muizz

"When your spinal cord freezes up, you're vulnerable to everything. But he [Chrestopher Reese] was tough as nails. And he kept a great, kind of dark sense of humor about it, but also was able to accomplish amazing things." - Robin Williams

"Think of the tools in a tool-box: there is a hammer, pliers, a saw, a screwdriver, a rule, a glue-pot, nails and screws.-The function of words are as diverse as the functions of these objects." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"The old ideals are dead as nails-nothing there. It seems to me there remains only this perfect union with a woman-sort of ultimate marriage-and there isn't anything else." - D H Lawrence

"The daily life of a genius, his sleep, his digestion, he ecstasies, his nails, his colds, his blood, his life and death are essentially different from the rest of mankind." - Salvador Dali

"The wisdom of others remains dull till it is writ over with our own blood. We are essentially apart from the world; it bursts into our consciousness only when it sinks its teeth and nails into us." - Eric Hoffer

"Jace snorted so loudly that she turned on him with a frown. He wiggled his mud-caked fingers at her. His nails were black crescents. "Filthy inside and out." - Cassandra Clare

"She let him know how much she liked what he was doing by scoring his back with her nails and crying out with pleasure. "Oh, God." "Nay, lass. Connor." - Julie Garwood

"I think love to another human can't be wrong in any way. And to show that by painting my nails in rainbow colours, is a simple way to hopefully spread a little joy." - Emma Green Tregaro

"I adore my black skin and my kinky hair. The Negro hair is more educated than the white man's hair. Because with Negro hair, where you put it, it stays. It's obedient. The hair of the white, just give one quick movement, and it's out of place. It won't obey. If reincarnation exists I want to come back black." - Carolina Maria de Jesus

"I draw like other people bite their nails." - Pablo Picasso

"Nails didn't hold God to a cross. Love did." - Max Lucado

"The happiest girls always have the prettiest nails." - Tammy Taylor

"I don't like plain nails. I get sad." - Zooey Deschanel

"Oh, the ongoing love affair between hair and mouths. Hair always goes for the mouth. The mouth opens, and hair says, "I'm going in! I'm going in!" like a manic cave diver." - Maureen Johnson

"Our hair can be a fun outlet for self expression. I love wearing cornrows and getting my hair thread-wrapped because it feels ancient and African." - Goapele

"The first rule about a black woman's hair is you do' talk about a black woman's hair. And the second rule is you do' ever touch a black woman's hair without getting written permission first." - Ben Aaronovitch

"I mean, that is a mop of real hair. He has hair like a 15-year-old ... and so, I have to acknowledge I am a little envious of his hair." - Harry Reid

"I just blow-dry my hair and put on mascara and lip gloss, and I'm ready to go. I really don't get long nails. They're so Edward Scissorhands." - Kelly Clarkson

"What do you do to your hair?" "Dust, hair gel, and a little gun oil." "Ever thought of patenting the recipe?" "No." - Ilona Andrews

"My mother's white, and she didn't know how to do my hair, so I had something that I always call white-mama hair." - Jami Floyd

"I don't think men should think too much about their hair. They shouldn't think. They should just open bottles for women, hammer nails into wall and chop wood." - Kemp Muhl

"A bear! A bear! All black and brown and covered in hair!" - George R R Martin

"She had brillant red hair, like honey and roses and the sun all together." - Kiera Cass

"Time, which grays hair and wrinkles faces, also withers violent affections, and much more quickly." - Fernando Pessoa

"My age makes all my wrinkles and gray hair make sense." - Tig Notaro

"Every rock'n'roll band I know, guys with long hair and tattoos, plays golf now." - Alice Cooper

"I like to work in costumes, makeup, and hair that allow me tremendous freedom." - Jessica Lange

"I pick the hair from her eyes and watch her misery with compassion." - William Carlos Williams

"I've just washed my hair and I can't do a thing with it!" - Myrtle Reed

"I had my hair in a ponytail and looked my trademark exhausted." - Tina Fey

"I don't think I could live without hair, makeup and styling" - Lady Gaga

"so people really do tear out their hair and beat the ground with their fists" - Suzanne Collins

"For deadly fear can time outgo, and blanch at once the hair." - Walter Scott

"Spirituality has nothing to do with church, and everything to do with hair." - RuPaul

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

"You don't comb the mirror, you comb your own hair and the mirror changes." - David Icke

"Only God, my dear, Could love you for yourself alone And not your yellow hair." - William Butler Yeats

"Look. Survey. Inspect. My hair is ruined! I look like a pan of bacon and eggs!" - Diana Wynne Jones

"Naturally curly hair is a curse, and don't ever let anyone tell you different." - Mary Ann Shaffer

"I could lose myself forever in that dark hair and those sweet love handles." - Vera Brosgol

"I still have to remind myself to brush my hair and look socially acceptable." - Holland Roden

"I feel like I've woken up with suddenly more facial hair and a deeper voice." - Harry Styles

"There is an alternative to war. It's staying in bed and growing your hair." - John Lennon

"Fair tresses man's imperial race ensnare; And beauty draws us with a single hair." - Alexander Pope

"An harmless flaming meteor shone for hair, And fell adown his shoulders with losse care." - Abraham Cowley

"I was astounded, my hair stood on end, and my voice stuck in my throat." - Virgil

"With prudes for proctors, dowagers for deans, And sweet girl-graduates in their golden hair." - Alfred Tennyson

"Beautiful spirit, with thy hair of light and dazzling eyes of glory!" - Lord Byron

"Though time has touched it in his flight, And changed the auburn hair to white." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Make false hair, and thatch your poor thin roofs with burthens of the dead." - William Shakespeare

"While I plan, and plan, my hair Is gray before I know it." - Alfred Tennyson

"Gracious heavens! he cries out, leaping up and catching hold of his hair, what's this? Print!" - Charles Dickens

"And when obedient nature, knows his will, A fly, a grapestone, or a hair can kill." - Matthew Prior

"Skin white as snow, lips red as blood, and hair black as ebony." - Jacob Grimm

"With her braided hair and white dress, she seemed to glow in the moonlight." - Rick Riordan

"Klaus Toppmoller: hair like David Gower and dress sense like Austin Powers." - Jon Champion

"his hair was permed and gelled like a New Jersey girl's on homecoming night. Percy Jackson" - Rick Riordan

"Im very easy going and low maintenance when it comes to my hair." - Wendy Raquel Robinson

"Yeah, because I'm the one with the long hair and the pouty lips right?" - Alex Riley

"Hey, I'm just a singer in a fabulous dress, with great hair and a beard!" - Conchita Wurst

"I make tiny wooden people with bits of hair. Puppets and things like that." - PJ Harvey

"The most important thing I have to say to you today is that hair matters. Your hair will send significant messages to those around you: what hopes and dreams you have for the world, but more, what hopes and dreams you have for your hair. Pay attention to your hair, because everyone else will." - Hillary Clinton

"So you say, with your shiny hair and pouty lips - and those breasts - just wait till you start dropping whelps, they'll be at your ankles one day, big as they are - not the whelps, the breasts. The whelps will be in your hair - no, not the shiny hair on your head, well, yes, that hair, but only as a manner of speech." - Steven Erikson

"The life of each and every one of us has been written. The crucifix is my autobiography. The blood is the ink. The nails the pen. The skin the parchment. On every line of that body I can trace my life. In the crown of thorns I can read my pride. In the hands that are dug with nails, I can read avarice and greed. In the flesh hanging from him like purple rags, I can read my lust. In feet that are fettered, I can find the times that I ran away and would not let him follow. Any sin that you can think of is written there." - Fulton J Sheen

"The emancipation of today displays itself mainly in cigarettes and shorts. There is even a reaction from the ideal of an intellectual and emancipated womanhood, for which the pioneers toiled and suffered, to be seen in painted lips and nails, and the return of trailing skirts and other absurdities of dress which betoken the slave-woman's intelligent companionship." - Sylvia Pankhurst

"It's not difficult for me to stay healthy. I like healthy food. It's also become a lifestyle for me and I need a certain fitness level to be able to travel and have good skin and nails. If I ate worse then it would be difficult for me to keep up and it also wouldn't be so good for my looks either." - Heidi Klum

"Vig used to call me 'Elf boy', and I'd call him 'filthy human'. As an Elf, I never got a scratch on me, never got dirty. And Vig would come out with blood and sweat all over him. And he'd say to me, 'Oh, go manicure your nails." - Orlando Bloom

"Do you see these hands?" Jo said, holding them up. "These were made for caressing handsome men and meant to be adorned with pretty nails and diamond rings. They're not made for paint rollers and paint splatter and that kind of manual labor." - Nicholas Sparks

"Take this to heart and doubt not that you are the one who killed Christ. Your sins certainly did, and when you see the nails driven through his hands, be sure that you are pondering, and when the thorns pierce his brow, know that they are your evil thoughts." - Martin Luther

"Alfred Nobel - pitiable half-creature, should have been stifled by humane doctor when he made his entry yelling into life. Greatest merits: Keeps his nails clean and is never a burden to anyone. Greatest fault: Lacks family, cheerful spirits, and strong stomach. Greatest and only petition: Not to be buried alive. Greatest sin: Does not worship Mammon. Important events in his life: None." - Alfred Nobel

"Then he knew that they had rounded the cape of good hope, and he took her large, soft hand again and covered it with forlorn little kisses, first the hard metacarpus, the long, discerning fingers, the diaphanous nails, and then the hieroglyphics of her destiny on her perspiring palm." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"The beauty of my body is not measured by the size of the clothes it can fit into, but by the stories that it tells. I have a belly and hips that say, "We grew a child in here," and breasts that say, "We nourished life." My hands, with bitten nails and a writer's callus, say, "We create amazing things." - Sarah

"You couldn't find nobody deader, not if you'd sarched for a week. Why, door nails, and Julius Caesar, and things o' that description, would ha' been lively compared with your poor ma when I see her. Lively! that's what they'd ha' been." - Laura E. Richards

"Here! 'Not thread nor glue, not nails nor screws, will ever self and shadow wed.' Helpful, those poet-types. Perhaps this one: 'Seek the grimy queen of dread machines, if you your errant shadow miss.' Now that's quite good! As a Prophetic Utterance, Third Class (Vague Hints and Mysterious Signs), you couldn't ask for better. It's downright plain-spoken!" - Catherynne M Valente

"Into the silence rips a sound that makes me let go of Max's hand and cover my ears. It is like the strafe of a bullet, nails on a chalkboard, promises being broken. It's a note I have never heard - this chord of pure pain - and it takes a moment to realize it is coming from me." - Jodi Picoult

"My nails dug into his back, and he trailed his lips down the edge of my chin, down the center of my neck. He kept going until he reached the bottom of the dress's V-neck. I let out a small gasp, and he kissed all around the neckline, just enough to tease." - Richelle Mead

"His head is busy moving between my parted thighs. He makes low purr-like sounds between my legs and is so surprisingly ravenous I can feel his teeth. His nails bit into my thighs as he devours me like he's the one deriving pleasure from the act, and I'm so turned on by the way he laps me up, that I come." - Katy Evans

"A woman plays such an active role in society. And today, the woman who influences fashion is not that very rich woman who sits at home and polishes her nails. It's the one who works, who is a doer, who does things by dressing. She's very strongly projecting an image of herself as an individual." - Oscar De La Renta

"No... souls are just counters for churches to collect, all the same value, like nails. No, what makes man man is mind; it's not a thing, it's a quality, and minds aren't all the same value; they're better or worse, and the better they are, the more they mean." - John Wyndham

"TV is all about hair. And then skin. And then clothing. And then it's about your voice. And finally the report, what you're actually saying. And 99 times out of 100, it never gets past the hair." - Douglas Coupland

"Today's woman puts on wigs, fake eyelashes, false nails, sixteen pounds of make-up/shadows/blushes/creams, living bras, various pads that would make a linebacker envious, has implants and assorted other surgeries, then complains that she cannot find a 'real' man" - Maynard James Keenan

"The hearts of women are like those little pieces of furniture with secret hiding - places, full of drawers fitted into each other; you go a lot of trouble, break your nails, and in the bottom find some withered flower, a few grains of dust - or emptiness!" - Gustave Flaubert

"A man must at times be hard as nails: willing to face up to the truth about himself, and about the woman he loves, refusing compromise when compromise is wrong. But he must also be tender. No weapon will breach the armor of a woman's resentment like tenderness." - Elisabeth Elliot

"Studying chimps, I came to the conclusion that being evil is something that only humans are capable of. A chimp would never plan to pull another's nails out. The chimps' way of aggression is quick and brutal. I compare them to gang attacks." - Jane Goodall

"And then what? Said, 'Oh, I'm so sorry, Ms. Lane, I didn't mean to wrinkle your lovely blouse. May I press that for you?' Or perhaps you gouged it with one of your pretty pink nails?" I was really beginning to wonder what his hang-up with pink was, but I didn't resent the sarcasm in his voice." - Karen Marie Moning

"I'm all about kind of preserving hair and face, conditioning products and staying out of the sun." - Avril Lavigne

"Actors work and slave-and it is the color of your hair that can determine your fate in the end." - Helen Hayes

"Then I picked my book back up again and stroked her hair and read to the soundtrack of her breaths." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Her hair down-gushing in an armful flows, And floods her ivory neck, and glitters as she goes." - Allan Cunningham

"And from that luckless hour my tyrant fair Has led and turned me by a single hair." - Robert Bland

"She knows her man, and when you rant and swear, Can draw you to her with a single hair." - John Dryden

"Alice doesn't seem to mind because she's laughing too, and biting her lip, all doe-eyed, and tossing her freshly washed hair, and Norton tosses his lovely, glossy hair back, and she tosses her hair in return, and he tosses his, and she tosses hers, and it;s like some mating ritual on a wildlife program." - David Nicholls

"I love you more than anybody in the world... I love you for millions and millions of things, clocks and vampires and dirty nails and squiggly paintings and lovely hair and being dizzy and falling dreams." - Dylan Thomas

"When you have short hair, there's just a feeling of here I am. What you see is what you get. And there's a confidence that comes with wearing short hair and I like the way that makes me feel." - Halle Berry

"Extensions is you suddenly have long hair when you have short hair, and you can sleep with it and you have it forever, as long as you want to." - Nina Hagen

"March is a tomboy with tousled hair, a mischievous smile, mud on her shoes and a laugh in her voice." - Hal Borland

"If I raised my hand to wipe the hair out of my children's eyes, they'd flinch and call their attorney." - Erma Bombeck

"And our dreams, with what frivolity we have pared them like toenails, clipped them like ends of split hair." - Denise Levertov

"In my stiff, brocaded gown. With my powdered hair and jeweled fan, I too am a rare Pattern." - Amy Lowell



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