Neat Sayings and Quotes

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


Life doesn't have a neat beginning and a tidy end; life is always going on. You should begin in the middle and end in the middle, and it should be all there.

V.S. Naipaul

I want players to look neat and responsible. Maybe it's old school, but it's kind of neat when people are always clean.     

Joe Girardi

Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.

Gustave Flaubert

It's important to look neat and tidy and not be too flashily dressed. If you look untidy, you're considered to have an untidy mind - it's as simple as that!     

Lynda Chalker, Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Neatness is a crowning grace of womanhood.     

Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle

As a general thing, an individual who is neat in his person is neat in his morals.

Josh Billings