Expression Sayings and Quotes

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

Life is an expression of the sum total of our beliefs. Believe in faith.     

Terry Mark

Expression is the mystery of beauty.     

Edward Bulwer-Lytton

If you have the words, there's always a chance that you'll find the way.     

Seamus Heaney

Expression is the essence of thought.     

Tony Calderone

Sometimes you don't need words to say something your silence is enough to convey your message.     

Anurag Prakash Ray

Love and express your feelings to the people you love when you still have the time to do so.     

Anurag Prakash Ray

The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than the clothes she wears on her back.     

Dale Carnegie

The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie.     

Agnes De Mille

Emotion constantly finds expression in bodily position.     

Mabel Elsworth Todd

The expression of your heart is beating beneath your fears.     

Rachel Archelaus

Feelings or emotions are the universal language and are to be honored. They are the authentic expression of who you are at your deepest place.     

Judith Wright

All expression of truth does at length take this deep ethical form.     

Henry David Thoreau

If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.     

Noam Chomsky

Our self-expression is meant to be a manifestation of the silence of our hearts.     

Matthew Fox

Freedom of expression comes with responsibilities, especially when it comes with serious implications for peace.     

Mohammed Morsi

The expression of gratitude for whatever blessing you receive from God here on earth can only be in Joy.     

Sunday Adelaja

Your attitude is an expression of your values, beliefs and expectations.     

Brian Tracy

Creative expression is not just a means of getting attention, although some have approached art that way. Think of art as a way of connecting, of sharing your insights with others.     

Nita Leland

To express one's inner self so that others can understand you, is art. If your expressions are elevated and beautiful, it is good art.     


It is important to express oneself, provided the feelings are real and are taken from your own experience.     

Berthe Morisot

Expression is a function of intention and intention emanates from your thought faculty.     

Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.     

Anne Roiphe

Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.     

Sigmund Freud

Expression and the right to express is vital, anyone can be artistic.     

Kurt Cobain

Modest expression is a beautiful setting to the diamond of talent and genius.     

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Self-expression must pass into communication for its fulfillment.     

Pearl S. Buck

There is something of the essence of creative expression that informs and transcends all its manifestations – and when you touch it magic!     

Annie Bevan

Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.     


Expression that comes from the deepest, darkest place that most of us would rather hide from the rest of the world is the substance that will most likely also deeply affect others.     

Ken Poirot

Forgiveness is a powerful expression of the love within our soul.     

Anthony Douglas

Say what you feel, it's not being rude. It's being real. Better be truthful than illusive.     

Malika E Nura

The expression of preferences is the essence of love.     

Stefan Molyneux

Caring for others is an expression of what it means to be fully human.     

Hillary Clinton

Expression is the dress of thought.     

Alexander Pope

The most perfect expression of human behavior is a string quartet.     

Jeffrey Tate

Expression alone can invest beauty with supreme and lasting command over the eye.     

Henry Fuseli

Expressing gratitude to others can increase our self esteem.When gratitude becomes way of life success, satisfaction and happiness makes feeling of fullness.     

Dr Anil Kumar Sinha

Expression, to a great extent, is a matter of terms, and terms are anyone's.     

Charles Ives

Sometimes expressing yourself fully helps to let go faster. So cry, laugh, scream when you need to.     


Self expression is a function of responsibility.     

Werner Erhard

Self-expression must pass into communication for its fulfillment     

Pearl S. Buck

Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.     

Alfred Adler

Self-expression is always a right, but its still not there to be abused.     

Isaac Hayes

Total freedom of expression does not compensate for lack of talent.     

Nicolás Gómez Dávila

Expression is never helped by suppression.     

Ming-Dao Deng

Every expression of desired friendship has potential bite. Every smile reveals the teeth.     

Dean Koontz

Expression is when you are at one with nothingness.     

John Frusciante

Emotions become more violent when expression is stifled.     


Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world.     

Edward Hopper

The world is not ready for some people when they show up, but that shouldn't stop anyone.     

Ashly Lorenzana