Quotations About / On: HAIR

  • 1.
    Grey hair or baldness are better than losing head when it is black.
    (Living whole life is better.)
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  • 2.
    A chaste woman ought not to die her hair yellow.
    (Menander (c. 342-291 B.C.), Greek playwright. Fragments, no. 610.)
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  • 3.
    Science is science, but a girl must get her hair done.
    (Robert M. Fresco. Jack Arnold. Stephanie "Steve" Clayton (Mara Corday), Tarantula, taking a break from her lab work (1955). Story by Jack Arnold and Robert M. Fresco.)
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  • 4.
    No rival will steal away my sure love; that glory will be my gray hair.
    (Propertius Sextus (c. 50-16 B.C.), Roman elegist. Oxford Classical Text, I.8B. 45-46.)
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  • 5.
    Laurent, lock up my hair shirt and lacerating whip.
    (Molière [Jean Baptiste Poquelin] (1622-1673), French comic playwright. Tartuffe, in Tartuffe, act 3, sc. 2 (1664).)
  • 6.
    Barbershop conversations are irrefutable proof that heads exist for the sake of hair.
    (Karl Kraus (1874-1936), Austrian writer. Trans. by Harry Zohn, originally published in Beim Wort genommen (1955). Half-Truths and One-and-a-Half Truths, University of Chicago Press (1990).)
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  • 7.
    The twilight is long fingers and black hair.
    (Allen Tate (1899-1979), U.S. poet, critic. "Long Fingers.")
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  • 8.
    There's many a man has more hair than wit.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Antipholus of Syracuse, in The Comedy of Errors, act 2, sc. 2, l. 82-3. "Wit" means intelligence or sense.)
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  • 9.
    Superfluity comes sooner by white hairs, but competency lives longer.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Nerissa, in The Merchant of Venice, act 1, sc. 2, l. 8-9. Over indulgence or having too much ages people, while those of moderate means live longer.)
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  • 10.
    I mourn for those lads misery steals them yet they reached not puberty nor whitened their hair borders.
    (Poverty pushes youth to die in wars.)
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