Bohemian Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old bohemian quotes, bohemian sayings, and bohemian proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

They were all brilliant. They wrote books and painted pictures, and if they ever stopped talking, which I was sure they would never do, they planned to change the world.     

Gloria Whelan

Channel a bohemian state of mind with an effortless dress paired with a must have embroidered moto jacket.     

Lubov Azria

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody's watching.     

Satchel Paige

Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills.     

O. Henry

There's a part of bohemia I love. The lack of prejudice, the lack of aggression, I love the lack, for the most part, of competitiveness. It's more peaceful.     


The bohemian life that reigned in Paris until the end of the 50s is gone. The artists had more time to think, to reflect; success didn't come so suddenly.     

Pontus Hulten