Bug Sayings and Quotes

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


Bugs never bug my head. They are amazing. It is the activities of humans which actually bug me all the time.     

Munia Khan

If I could turn myself into any bug or insect; I would like to be a butterfly and fill colours, beauty and happiness in other's lives.     

Miti Sengupta

I've never been on safari because I've got a phobia of bugs. I just don't want things crawling on me when I'm sleeping. It's a shame given my passion for big cats. But I really enjoy photography, so I'd love to photograph leopards in the wild some day.     

Jackie Collins

Bugs are not going to inherit the earth. They own it now. So we might as well make peace with the landlord.     

Thomas Eisner

If camping is so great, why are the bugs always trying to get in your house?     

Jim Gaffigan

I would like to turn into a ladybug so that I can add to the beauty of nature     

Prachi Pandey

Become a worry-slapper. Treat frets like mosquitoes. Do you procrastinate when a bloodsucking bug lights on your skin? 'I'll take care of it in a moment.' Of course you don't! You give the critter the slap it deserves. Be equally decisive with anxiety.     

Max Lucado

I ate a bug once. It was flying around me. I was trying to get it away. It went right in my mouth. It was so gross!     

Hilary Duff

Compared to the bugs and the spiders and flies, I am an apeman.     

Ray Davies

People are inexterminable - like flies and bed-bugs. There will always be some that survive in cracks and crevices - that's us.     

Robert Frost

What's changed? I'm a dad. That's fundamental. Watching your kids grow, you go back a bit. You can watch a bug crawling around for minutes at a time--just sit and marvel at its complexity, the utter bugness of it. I've learned to do that again.     

Bob Weir

I loved being outside. We'd hold lightning bugs in our fingers and pretend they were diamond rings     

Loretta Lynn

Too many bugs and leeches and spiders and spiderwebs. Please spray the wilderness to rid the area of these pests     

Dave Barry

The best thing about bugs is their lack of self consciousness, also the ability to fly doesn't hurt     

Dov Davidoff

I started racing myself and once you get bitten by that bug you really are hooked.     

Nick Mason

Like measles, the reading bug is best caught when you are young.     

John Niven

Decorum -- that bug-bear which deters so many from bliss until the opportunity for bliss has forever gone by.     

Edgar Allan Poe

I'm not looking to freak people out-eating rodents or bugs. I don't do that anymore     

Anthony Bourdain

Natural grass is a wonderful thing for little bugs and sinkerball pitchers     

Dan Quisenberry

Frogs have it easy, they can eat what bugs them     

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