Face Quotes

Most popular face quotes

The face is the soul of the body.
Often a noble face hides filthy ways.

appearances

The face that launch'd a thousand ships.
A good face is a letter of recommendation.
The human face is the organic seat of beauty.
A face is too slight a foundation for happiness.

happiness

Wearing makeup is an apology for our actual faces.

makeup

My face looks like a wedding-cake left out in the rain.
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.

tears

God hath given you one face, and you make yourselves another.

cosmetics makeup

The fingers of your thoughts are molding your face ceaselessly.

thoughts

To me the most entertaining surface on earth is the human face.
If twas the fashion to go naked, the face would be hardly observ'd.
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
A man's face is his autobiography.  A woman's face is her work of fiction.

men and women

The features of our face are hardly more than gestures which have become permanent.
Was this the face that launch'd a thousand ships/And burnt the topless towers of Ilium?
My comfort is that old age, that ill layer-up of beauty, can do no more spoil upon my face.
It has been said that a pretty face is a passport. But it's not, it's a visa, and it runs out fast.
After a certain number of years, our faces become our biographies.  We get to be responsible for our faces.

biography years

To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something to respect and something to pity in his face.

men

A man finds room in the few square inches of the face for the traits of all his ancestors; for the expression of all his history.