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Tall Persons Quotes


"Stand tall and believe in yourself" - Roxrite

"Advise persons never to engage in killing." - Billy the Kid

"Happiness is no respecter of persons." - Stephen Fry

"But happiness is no respecter of persons." - Stephen Fry

"Advice to persons about to marry - don't." - Henry Mayhew

"An oak is no respecter of persons." - Aldo Leopold

"It's a well-known fact that tall people are evil." - Kevin Hart

"In real life I'm a tall, blond Christian." - Gilbert Gottfried

"Stand tall, laugh loudly, and be who you truly are" - Sark

"Ballet is good, because it makes you stand up tall." - Carine Roitfeld

"You must see the persons who are in charge-persons you can punish or vote for." - Joschka Fischer

"Money sometimes makes fools of important persons, but it may also make important persons of fools." - Walter Winchell

"Exemplary persons are steadfast in the face of adversity, while petty persons are engulfed by it." - Confucius

"We are all built differently. Some guys are more powerful. Some guys are very tall. I'm not very tall, so I rely on quickness." - Henrik Lundqvist

"Great persons are able to do great kindnesses." - Miguel De Cervantes

"History - a biography of a few stout and earnest persons" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons." - Aristotle

"God has been incredible in creating us to be persons." - Desmond Tutu

"Many persons of high intelligence have notoriously poor judgement." - Sydney J Harris

"Solitude is better than the society of evil persons." - Abu Bakr

"In planning an attack, persons have various roles." - Robert Mueller

"All persons, living and dead, are purely coincidental." - Kurt Vonnegut

"Women will always put persons above ideas ... and so they'll always be defeated. Persons die, and ideas rule the world." - Storm Jameson

"No law can give power to private persons; every law transfers power from private persons to government." - Isabel Paterson

"If I was tall and blonde, I might have been a dancer or singer." - Agnes Varda

"Being tall and big was probably more painful than being black." - Wendy Williams

"If I weren't as tall as I am, I would've been a member of AC/DC." - Rick Nielsen

"I love a little bit of glamour and I love tall girls." - Jason Wu

"Well, I'm about as tall as a shotgun, and just as noisy." - Truman Capote

"I'm still standing up there tall and strong every night that I perform." - Patti Labelle

"I do a great deal of research - particularly in the apartments of tall blondes." - Raymond Chandler

"I believe if I stay tall and run up high, I can see better." - Eric Dickerson

"A tall, thin old man waving a scorecard from the corner of his dugout. That's baseball." - Ernie Harwell

"It's the fashion, I tell you: big, tall women going out with tiny, tiny men." - Nicholas Haslam

"When you see another tall woman on the street, you nod, sort of like Orthodox Jews." - Judy Gold

"I'm not a tall man. I'm just a hair under 5'5." - Samm Levine

"I am six feet tall. I am not supposed to be afraid." - Keith Miller

"I always wore the highest heels possible, because the other women on the show were tall." - Donna Mills

"Some say, Life is short. I say; Life is tall-grab a straw!" - Sark

"I'm really tall - almost six feet - and my features tend to be extreme, especially on TV." - Missi Pyle

"In my school days, everyone thought I'm too tall for a Chinese girl." - Liu Wen

"He's too short, he's too... tall, he's... just not going to work." - Ed Wood

"I was probably tall as a child, but I just stopped growing." - Kevin Hart

"I'm a whopping 5 foot 4 inches tall. I'm not going to get any taller." - Kevin Hart

"Everyone expects me to be 9 feet tall and weigh 200 pounds when they meet me." - Khloe Kardashian

"Persons attempting to find a motive in this narrative will be prosecuted; persons attempting to find a moral in it will be banished; persons attempting to find a plot in it will be shot. BY ORDER OF THE AUTHOR." - Mark Twain

"Presidents cannot always kick evil-minded persons out of the front door. Such persons are often selected by the electors to represent them." - Herbert Hoover

"In real life, the most practical advice for leaders is not to treat pawns like pawns, nor princes like princes, but all persons like persons." - James Macgregor Burns

"Paul Ryan's just a really, deeply evil little creature. But he's not little; he's actually quite tall, I'm sorry to see. I'm always sorry when really bad guys are tall." - Richard Ford

"I used to want to be tall, and then I thought, 'If I were tall, then people would say I was pretty and not cute.' And then I realized that there are worse things than being called cute." - Kristin Chenoweth

"I walk tall; I got a tall attitude." - Dolly Parton

"Tall, dark, and gruesome." -Tori" - Kelley Armstrong

"What's so wonderful about being 6'3. What is this mythical edge tall men have over average and short men?" - Regis Philbin

"I used to wear heels because I wanted to show people I wasn't ashamed of being tall." - Elle Macpherson

"He was tall and scrawny with a face that could be mistaken with Keith Richards on a bad day." - Kelley Armstrong

"Well, The Rock says this, you should be concerned with fixing yourself a nice, tall glass of shut-up juice!" - Dwayne Johnson

"I was interested in becoming a show dancer, for which I tried, but I'm not tall enough." - Twyla Tharp

"I play defense and I'm a unique defender because I'm tall and slim but I also have great speed." - Steve Purdy

"Mr. Tall, Blonde and Lightning" - Kevin Hearne

"Girls of all kinds can be beautiful; from the thin, plus-sized, short, very tall, ebony to porcelain-skinned" - Tyra Banks

"I'm never happy with my face, my hair, I haven't really got any boobs and I'm not really that tall." - Ellie Goulding

"There can be little question that the tall building presents one of the most difficult challenges to the architect." - Martin Filler

"I have a confidence about my life that comes from standing tall on my own two feet." - Jane Fonda

"For me, being tall was very positive because I thought my mom was the most beautiful person ever." - Lisa Leslie

"I always liked tall blondes." - Joe Franklin

"I hate talking about my height, because I don't feel like a tall person... When I see a tall woman, I'm always slightly like, 'Whoa.' It looks weird, but that could be because of my complex about it, my worry over whether it's womanly to be that tall." - Miranda Hart

"Persons with a talent who never practice excellence are the worst enemies of themselves." - Nelly Mazloum

"There may be responsible persons, but there are no guilty ones." - Albert Camus

"The most fortunate of persons is he who has the most means to satisfy his vagaries." - Marquis De Sade

"The United States Constitutional Convention, except for three or four persons, thought prayers unnecessary." - Benjamin Franklin

"Some persons' letters seem almost framed to afford a series of alibis for their personality ..." - Vernon Lee

"Many persons feel art, some understand it; but few both feel and understand it." - George Stillman Hillard

"In persons grafted in a serious trust, Negligence is a crime." - William Shakespeare

"The propriety of some persons seems to consist in having improper thoughts about their neighbors." - F H Bradley

"Many young persons believe themselves natural when they are only impolite and coarse." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Nothing convinces persons of a weak understanding so effectually, as what they do not comprehend." - Lord Chesterfield

"All persons are not discreet enough to know how to take things by the right handle." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Vanity keeps persons in favor with themselves who are out of favor with all others." - William Shakespeare

"A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know." - H L Mencken

"Persons visited by the angel quiver with a thrill unknown to the rest of mankind" - Gaston Leroux

"One must not permit oneself excesses, except with persons whom one wishes soon to leave." - Pierre Choderlos de Laclos

"Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives them." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"A mob is a group of persons with heads but no brains." - Jet Li

"As we grow as unique persons, we learn to respect the uniqueness of others." - Robert H Schuller

"Is there no respect of place, persons, nor time in you?" - William Shakespeare

"I have known great things and wonderful persons, and I have known homage" - Lillie Langtry

"Cowardice encroaches fast upon such as spend their lives in company of persons higher than themselves." - Samuel Johnson

"Nothing is more common than for persons to hate those whom they have injured." - Charlotte Lennox

"Few persons have courage enough to appear as good as they really are." - Augustus Hare

"Public Servant: Persons chosen by the people to distribute the graft." - Mark Twain

"Swans sing before they die - t'were no bad thing did certain persons die before they sing." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"We can be human only together. A person is a person to other persons." - Desmond Tutu

"Worthless persons appointed to have supreme control of weighty affairs do a lot of damage." - Aristotle

"Guyal reined his horse and reflected that flowers were rarely cherished by persons of hostile disposition." - Jack Vance

"We credit scarcely any persons with good sense except those who are of our opinion." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Persons of delicate taste endure stupid criticism better than they do stupid praise." - Joseph Roux

"Those entrusted with arms... should be persons of some substance and stake in the country." - William Windham

"Friendship is an art, and very few persons are born with a natural gift for it." - Kathleen Norris

"The public is more easily swayed by persons than by principles." - Rachel Field

"We hardly find any persons of good sense save those who agree with us." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"He consorted with prostitutes and poets...and with persons even worse." - Jorge Luis Borges

"In a capitalist society, persons who create capital, like Michael Eisner, are given the staggering rewards." - Carroll Oconnor

"Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators." - Amos Bronson Alcott

"Swans sing before they die - 'twere no bad thing should certain persons die before they sing." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Susceptible persons are more affected by a change of tone that by unexpected words." - George Eliot

"I went to the Missing Persons Bureau but no one was there." - George Carlin

"Things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other's little failings." - Jean De La Bruyere

"If some persons died, and others did not die, death would be a terrible affliction." - Jean De La Bruyere

"You see persons and things not as they are but as you are." - Anthony De Mello

"My dad once told me that he would rather I had an old boyfriend than a tall boyfriend. I don't know why, I think he's just feels stressed by... He' not that short I just think the idea of a really tall guy is super anxiety producing to him. And now I'm with neither old guy nor a very tall guy. So everything has worked out perfectly." - Lena Dunham

"I've never felt like there's just one way to be beautiful. Tall or short, straight hair or curly, it doesn't matter." - Taylor Swift

"Tall poplars-human beings of this earth!" - Paul Celan

"I may not have been very tall or very athletic, but the one thing I did have was the most effective backside in world rugby." - Jim Glennon

"I was tall from minute one. Always the tallest kid by a large margin. And my fantasy was to take up less space in the world." - Geena Davis

"You're not really an adult at all. You're just a tall child holding a beer, having a conversation you do' understand." - Dylan Moran

"I appreciate and love women for many reasons, tall and small, plump and skinny, and crazy and demure. I see beauty in all of them." - Gerard Butler

"You know how as a kid you picture yourself with a tall, handsome husband, and you imagine him cuddling your baby? Ben is like that, like, on crack." - Jennifer Garner

"I'm nearly six foot tall and have biggish breasts, as well as being a sexual know-it-all. Yes, loving me does require a certain level of confidence." - Dian Hanson

"I see a good marriage as being like two tall trees growing beside each other, each nourishing the grace of the other." - Lawrence Fagg

"Tall oaks from little acorns grow." - Proverbs

"Usually, I get hired because I'm tall." - Peter Falk

"There was a rock in front of my hut, a tall, gray rock. By its looks it seemed to be well-disposed toward me..." - Knut Hamsun

"Harlem is not a playground for rich bankers and consultants. It's got students of all colors. It's got old people who keep history and tell tall tales." - Marcus Samuelsson

"Being tall is an advantage, especially in business. People will always remember you. And if you're in a crowd, you'll always have some clean air to breathe." - Julia Child

"The house I grew up in was a tall Victorian town house in Bristol. There were very big rooms, which were under-furnished and always cold." - Philippa Gregory

"I did play two years of high school football and was very short and uncoordinated but the second year I was very tall and skinny and very uncoordinated." - Kyle Chandler

"The ages two to 15 I spent at different stages of shortness. I didn't become a tall person until I was 16." - John Cusack

"When you have a beanpole body, everything looks cute. Like Alexa Chung. I like her style, but she's really tall and skinny, so everything looks good on her." - Kirsten Dunst

"You size up someone physically in less than one second - too tall, too short, too fat, too thin, too old, too young, too stuffy, too scruffy." - Helen Fisher

"I fought tall fighters, short fighters, strong fighters, slow fighters, sluggers and boxers. It was either learn or get knocked off." - Sugar Ray Leonard

"I'm not attracted to dangerous men. I'm attracted, apparently, to height. One ex was 6'6; the one before was 6'4, then 6'3. I like freakishly tall people." - Rose Mcgowan

"My cousin once told me, 'You're tall, you're handsome - and you're gonna have to apologize for it the rest of your life.' He imparted that information to me." - Orlando Bloom

"I thought I was going to the NBA, but God knows, I'm not tall enough. I don't know what I was thinking." - Tequan Richmond

"I imagine if aliens came down to Earth, they'd actually be quite tall; people seem to get everything right about extraterrestrials but the size!" - Nicolas Roeg

"My mum's really short so she always wears really tall heels, and I used to steal them and now it's just a part of my everyday life." - Taylor Momsen

"In the nineteenth century, slavery was the greatest wrong, and government never stood so tall as when it was redressing that wrong." - William Weld

"I used to have an afro - like Will Ferrell in 'Semi-Pro.' It was bleached blond from the sun. I was tall and awkward. I was not cool." - Liam Hemsworth

"Oh, I'm not a true genius. I'm a near genius. I would say I'm a short genius. I'd rather be tall and normal than a short genius." - Mel Brooks

"Letters should be easy and natural, and convey to the persons to whom we send them just what we should say to the persons if we were with them." - Lord Chesterfield

"Persons appear by entering into relation to other persons." - Martin Buber

"Do all you have agreed to do, and do not encroach on other persons or their property." - Richard J. Maybury

"Even without success, creative persons find joy in a job well done. Learning for its own sake is rewarding." - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

"The most popular persons are those who take the world as it is who find the least fault." - Charles Dudley Warner

"The soul knows no persons." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"We need not concern ourselves much about rights of property if we faithfully observe the rights of persons." - Calvin Coolidge

"there was great difference between persons and, discretion did not always accompany years nor was youth always with out it" - Benjamin Franklin

"Persons extremely reserved are like old enamelled watches, which had painted covers, that hindered your seeing what o'clock it was." - Robert Walpole

"For reasons which many persons thought ridiculous, Mrs. Lightfoot Lee decided to pass the winter in Washington." - Henry Adams

"There are no persons capable of stooping so low as those who desire to rise in the world." - Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington



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