Thick Sayings and Quotes

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

A thick skin is a gift from God.     

Konrad Adenauer

You have to grow thick skin and that only comes with time and learning.     

Karlie Kloss

A thick head can do as much damage as a hard heart.     

Harold W. Dodds

A thick stick in one's hand makes people respectful.     

Lewis Carroll

Be not too thick with anybody; your joys will be fewer, and so will pains.     


A thick rivulet of lost blood reflects a city that will mourn but never die.     

Carla H. Krueger

It is in the thick of a calamity that one gets hardened to the truth, in other words to silence.     

Albert Camus

The broad brush of stereotyping is what least appeals to people of color.     

Eleanor Holmes Norton

Broad tolerance in the matter of beliefs is necessarily a part of the new ethics.     

Lafcadio Hearn

For broad understanding and deep feeling, you need pain and suffering.     

Fyodor Dostoevsky

A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a book.     

Henry David Thoreau