physical appearances Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about physical appearances
  1. #1
    “For a great nose indicates a great man.”
  2. #2
    “You may go—
    Or tell me why are you staring at my nose!”
  3. #3
    “And to complete
    This Punchinello figure—such a nose!—
    My lords, there is no such nose as that nose.”
  4. #4
    “The most common ego identifications have to do with possessions, the work you do, social status and recognition, knowledge and education, physical appearance, special abilities, relationships, personal and family history, belief systems, and often also political, nationalistic, racial, religious, and other collective identifications. None of these is you.”
  5. #5
    “‘You see this scar on the top of my head?’ He tilted his head to show me. ‘I got that scar in Greene County, Alabama trying to register to vote in 1964. You see this scar on the side of my head? […] I got that scar in Mississippi demanding civil rights. […] These aren’t my scars, cuts and bruises. These are my medals of honor.‘”
  6. #6
    “There is no question. I have to have this scarf. I have to have it. It makes my eyes look bigger, it makes my haircut look more expensive, it makes me look like a different person. I’ll be able to wear it with everything. People will refer to me as the Girl in the Denny and George Scarf.”
  7. #7
    “If everyone could just wear new clothes every day, I reckon depression wouldn’t exist anymore.”
  8. #8
    “She doesn’t brush her hair a thousand times at night, or pluck her eyebrows, or bathe with sesame oil so her skin will stay smooth. In a world without love, what is the point of any of that?”

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