"Some of My Worst Mistakes Were Haircuts:" 10 Quotes on Hair


Hair keeps us warm, keeps us looking stylish and, as it turns out, makes for good quotes. Something that the musicians, athletes, actors and other esteemed characters below can attest to.

“Hair is the first thing. And teeth the second. Hair and teeth.
A man got those two things he’s got it all.” 

James Brown, the “Godfather of Soul”

“A fine head of hair adds beauty to a good face, and terror to an ugly one.”

—Lycurgus, legendary political leader of Sparta

“Some of the worst mistakes in my life were haircuts.”

Jim Morrison

“If I want to knock a story off the front page, I just change my hairstyle.”

Hillary Clinton

“A celebrity is any well-known TV or movie star who looks like he spends more than two hours working on his hair.”

—Steve Martin

“My hair was slicked down with a part. But that was before I discovered the blow-dryer. Now I’m fabulous.”

Barry Manilow

“It should just be a rule of thumb that if your job asks you to cut your hair… that means that it’s time to quit that job.”

Blake Anderson, actor on Workaholics

“It’s great to have gray hair. Ask anyone who’s bald.”

Rodney Dangerfield

“Hair loss is God’s way of telling me I’m human.”

Bruce Willis

“Anyone can be confident with a full head of hair. But a confident bald manthere’s your diamond in the rough.”

Larry David