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32 Hair Quotes

The person who doesn't scatter the morning dew will not comb gray hairs

Irish Proverb Quotes

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The hair is the richest ornament of women.

Martin Luther Quotes

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His hair stood upright like porcupine quills.

Giovanni Boccaccio Quotes , Source: Decameron (fifth day, Nov. 8)

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And yonder sits a maiden, The fairest of the fair, With gold in her garment glittering, And she combs her golden hair.

Heinrich Heine Quotes , Source: The Lorelei (st. 3)

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Prejudice is like a hair across your cheek. You can't see it, you can't find it with your fingers, but you keep brushing at it because the feel of it is irritating.

Marian Anderson Quotes

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When they told it unto David, he sent to meet them, because the men were greatly ashamed: and the king said, Tarry at Jericho until your beards be grown, and then return.

Bible Quotes , Source: II Samuel (ch. X, v. 5)

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Those curious locks so aptly twin'd, Whose every hair a soul doth bind.

Thomas Carew Quotes , Source: To A.L.--Persuasions to Love (l.37)

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Dear, dead women, with such hair, too--what's become of all the gold Used to hang and brush their bosoms?

Robert Browning Quotes , Source: Men and Women--A Toccata of Galuppi's (st. 15)

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And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left alone: if mischief befall him by the way in the which we go, then shall ye bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.

Bible Quotes , Source: Genesis (ch. XLII, v. 38)

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But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.

Bible Quotes , Source: Matthew (ch. X, v. 30)

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The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.

Bible Quotes , Source: Proverbs (ch. XVII, v. 31)

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

Robert Bland Quotes , Source: Anthology (p. 20), (edition 1813)

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And though it be a two-foot trout, 'Tis with a single hair pulled out.

Samuel Butler (1) Quotes , Source: Hudibras

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It is foolish to pluck out one's hair for sorrow, as if grief could be assuaged by baldness. [Lat., Stultum est in luctu capillum sibi evellere, quasi calvito maeror levaretur.]

Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero) Quotes , Source: Tusculanarum Disputationum (III, 26)

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Within the midnight of her hair, Half-hidden in its deepest deeps.

Barry Cornwall (pseudonym of Bryan Waller Procter) Quotes , Source: Pearl Wearers

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

Abraham Cowley Quotes , Source: Davideis (bk. II, l. 803)

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His head, Not yet by time completely silver'd o'er, Bespoke him past the bounds of freakish youth, But strong for service still, and unimpair'd.

William Cowper Quotes , Source: Task (bk. II, The Timepiece, l. 702)

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Tresses, that wear Jewels, but to declare How much themselves more precious are.

Richard Crashaw Quotes , Source: Wishes to his (supposed) Mistress

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

John Dryden Quotes , Source: Persius (satire V, l. 246)

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When you see fair hair Be pitiful.

George Eliot (pseudonym of Mary Ann Evans Cross) Quotes , Source: The Spanish Gypsy (bk. IV)

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Beware of her fair hair, for she excels All women in the magic of her locks; And when she winds them round a young man's neck, She will not ever set him free again.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes , Source: Scenes from Faust (sc. The Hartz Mountain, l. 335), (Shelley's translation)

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Loose his beard, and hoary hair Stream's, like a meteor, to the troubled air.

Thomas Gray Quotes , Source: The Bard (I, 2, l. 5)

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It was brown with a golden gloss, Janette, It was finer than silk of the floss, my pet; 'Twas a beautiful mist falling down to your wrist, 'Twas a thing to be braided, and jewelled, and kissed-- 'Twas the loveliest hair in the world, my pet.

Charles G. Halpine (used pseudonym Miles O'Reilly) Quotes , Source: Janette's Hair

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I pray thee let me and my fellow have A hair of the dog that bit us last night.

John Heywood Quotes , Source: Proverbs (pt. I, ch. XI, l.424)

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But she is vanish'd to her shady home Under the deep, inscrutable; and there Weeps in a midnight made of her own hair.

Thomas Hood Quotes , Source: Hero and Leander (116)

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