Crayon Sayings and Quotes

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


Everyone has a colorful life. You just have to get out your crayons.

Benay Nordby

Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.

Pedro Calderón de la Barca

Art is your personal diary where you may color your thoughts and emotions on a page.

Sara

Give crayons. Adults are disturbingly impoverished of these magical dream sticks.     

Dr. SunWolf

Beauty without colour seems somehow to belong to another world.

Murasaki Shikibu

Artists are just children who refuse to put down their crayons.

Al Hirschfeld

We could learn a lot from crayons; some are sharp, some are pretty, some are dull, while others bright, some have weird names, but they all have learned to live together in the same box.

Robert Fulghum

Never invest in any idea you can't illustrate with a crayon.

Peter Lynch

Pink is not just a color, it’s an attitude

Anonymous

Colour could give rise to sensations which would interfere with our conception of space.

Georges Braque

History written in pencil is easily erased, but crayon is forever.

Emilie Autumn

Color affects us. Everyone should have a paintbox and a large box of crayons.

Dr. SunWolf

Colour is, on the evidence of language alone, very bound up with the feelings.

Marion Milner

Broken crayons still colour the same

Trent Shelton

Red is passion-lit, orange is flowerageous, yellow is suntastic, pink is lipsensual, green is lifebursting, blue is skyful, purple is berrydancing, gray is cloudrainy.     

Terri Guillemets

Coloring outside the lines is a fine art.

Kim Nance

Stop counting crayons, just draw pictures.

Mark Scharenbroich

An artist spends himself like the crayon in his hand, till he is all gone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Colour is a creative element, not a trimming.

Piet Zwart

If you were a crayon, what color would you most like to make out with?

Hank Green

All the other colors are just colors, but purple seems to have a soul — when you look at it, it's looking back at you.

Terri Guillemets

Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet

Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright colors to the picture by including humor, and your picture begins to lighten up.     

Allen Klein

A box of new crayons! Now they’re all pointy, lined up in order, bright and perfect. Soon they’ll be a bunch of ground down, rounded, indistinguishable stumps, missing their wrappers and smudged with other colors. Sometimes life seems unbearably tragic.     

Bill Watterson

Our attitudes are the crayons that color our world.

Allen Klein

No things could seem further apart than the doubt of grey and the decision of scarlet. Yet grey and red can mingle, as they do in the morning clouds.

G.K. Chesterton

Color... thinks by itself, independently of the object it clothes.     

Charles Baudelaire

A box of crayons and a big sheet of paper provides a more expressive medium for kids than computerized paint programs.

Clifford Stoll