Handsome Sayings and Quotes

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

Don't hate me because I'm handsome, hate me because your girlfriend thinks I am.     

Azgraybebly Josland

An evil for these times destined to move through the world in handsome human guise.     

Anne Rice

The best accessory for a woman, handsome man!     

Coco Chanel

Though they may not always be handsome men doomed to evil posses the manly virtues.     

Jean Genet

Nothing is more appealing than a handsome man who is also uncertain of himself.     

Laurell K Hamilton

An agreeable manner may set off handsome features, but can never alter plain ones.     

Jane Austen

Handsome people are always interesting to watch. But a handsome person in crisis is riveting.     

Augusten Burroughs

Handsome husbands often make a wife's heart ache.     

Samuel Richardson

A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a handsome fool is irresistible.     

William Makepeace Thackeray

Women were gravitating towards him from all directions like a planetary orbit.     

Dannika Dark

A handsome person, with perverted will, is a fine craft that's handled without skill.     


Don't let the devil fool you! Unless he's handsome.     

Ljupka Cvetanova

Being handsome wasn't much of a burden. It worked for me.     

David Bailey

It is a great plague to be too handsome a man.     


Handsome is as handsome does.     

J. R. R. Tolkien

Because his victims willingly follow him in broad daylight, he appears harmless. He's most likely handsome.     

Jeff Davis

I'm sorry that good-looking people like us made you throw up and feel bad about yourself.     

Drake Sather

Why is it that every time a good looking man comes around here I am a mess?     

Jim Byrnes

Young people today are hopeless. Good-looking, elegant, well-fed. They're all alike, like California oranges.     

Pierre Drieu La Rochelle

He's suspiciously good looking in ways that normal people are not!     

Rachel Bloom

It's because you're good-looking. Everybody's looking at you.     

Kôtarô Terauchi

His face is handsome, regal, majestic, lovable. A cuddly face.     

Larry Clemmons

High wide and handsome - that's how I like living. / High wide and handsome - that's how life should be. / Low skinny and ugly - that's for other people. / High wide and handsome suits me to a tee.     

Loudon Wainwright

Way back in history, three thousand years / In fact, ever since the world began / There's been a whole lotta good women shedding tears / Over a brown-eyed, handsome man / A lot of trouble was a brown-eyed, handsome man     

Chuck Berry

I'm independent / Smooth and confident / Always in command / With a graceful element / A tasteful compliment / I'm a deadly handsome man     

John K Wozniak

Fit like a champion, young, rich and handsome / Big bottles splashin', wrist like a magnet     

Eric A. Bellinger

The man is tall, mad, mean, and good-looking / And he's got me his eye / When he looks at me, I go weak at the knees / He's got me going like no other guy     

Imelda May

Cause he's my big, bad, handsome man / He's got me in the palm of his hand / He's the Devil Divine, I'm so glad that he's mine / Cause he's my big, bad, handsome man.     

Imelda May

With his rugged good looks yeah he's got me hooked / Got me where he wants me to be / With his arms so wide, he pulls me in by his side / He's the kind of guy that does it for me.     

Imelda May

I had a tall dark handsome stranger / I've had the devil in disguise / I've been attracted to the danger     

Albert Hammond

Tall and tan and young and handsome / The boy from Ipanema goes walking / And when he passes, each girl he passes goes aah     

Antonio Carlos Jobim

Good looks can, in fact, hinder your success with women.     

David Clare

A very good looking, handsome, or dapper man is expected to be an expert with women.     

David Clare

A man who looks life he is good with women should be good with women.     

David Clare

All women liked handsome men, but other factors mattered more, and there were some who worried about too handsome men: 'He mustn't be repulsive, but not so good-looking that the attracts other women.'     

Fengshu Liu

For a husband, someone with a good income, but also very steady, reliable, not risk-taking and not too handsome - someone to make a stable and happy family life with.     

Fengshu Liu

Stick with good looking men. Contrary to popular belief, if you mixed with a few other handsome men, it will enhance you.     

Jean-Charles Beytrison

Either we are born handsome or we're not; there is not much we can do to change that, even if we take good care of ourselves.     

Jean-Charles Beytrison

If you're handsome, you automatically attract women's attention or atleast you give them a favorable first impression.     

Jean-Charles Beytrison

Of course being good-looking is a responsibility.     

Kevin Shively

If you're a handsome man and don't consider your looks to be a 'power' then you haven't been utilizing your gifts the way the great spirits intended...or maybe your good looks are just so engrained into your being that your never paid attention to the effect they have on the world around you.     

Kevin Shively

Being broke sucks..One of your first lessons of being a handsome man is to stop doing it.     

Kevin Shively

These days it takes more than just being a handsome man or pretty a woman.     

Minister Jewel M. Taylor

Being handsome or pretty doesn't pay the bills or put food on the table.     

Minister Jewel M. Taylor

Mannerly-hearted! more than handsome face— / Beauty’s bearing or muse of mounting vein, / All, in this case, bathed in high hallowing grace…     

Gerard Manley Hopkins

I'm not a handsome guy, but I can give my hand to someone who needs help. Beauty is in the heart, not in the face.     

Abdul Kalam

There was nothing so attractive as a powerful, handsome, and self-assured man.     

Sylvia Day

He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise.     

George Herbert

I'm not handsome in the classical sense. The eyes droop, the mouth is crooked, the teeth aren't straight, the voice sounds like a Mafioso pallbearer, but somehow it all works.     

Sylvester Stallone

I am, as I am; whether hideous, or handsome, depends upon who is made judge.     

Herman Melville

You should take some responsibility for the way you present yourself. But you should not be hung up on your looks, whether you are ugly or handsome, because it isn't an achievement.     

Christopher Reeve

Personality is to a man what perfume is to a flower.      

Doris Roberts

I'm a handsome man with a charming personality.     

Wendell Phillips

A handsome face is a silent recommendation.      

Roman Proverb

Even the Devil was handsome at eighteen.      

Japanese Proverb

Handsome is as handsome does.      

German Proverb

Handsome is not what is handsome, but what pleases.     

Italian Proverb

Handsome women generally fall to the lot of ugly men.     

Italian Proverb

It is a great affliction to be too handsome a man.      

Roman Proverb

I require only three things of a man. He must be handsome, ruthless, and stupid.      

Dorothy Parker

With money in your pocket, you are wise and you are handsome—and you sing well too.      

Yiddish Proverb

We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented, and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?     

Nelson Mandela

Says he, 'I am a handsome man, but I'm a gay deceiver.'      

George Colman the Younger

O, what a world of vile ill-favoured faults / Looks handsome in three hundred pounds a year!      

William Shakespeare

What are the natural features which make a township handsome? A river, with its waterfalls and meadows, a lake, a hill, a cliff or individual rocks, a forest, and ancient trees standing singly. Such things are beautiful; they have a high use which dollars and cents never represent.      

Henry David Thoreau

The handsome man is king, if there is no rich man near.      

Nigeria Proverb

Marry a handsome man and you marry trouble.      

American Proverb

My parents couldn't give me a whole lot of financial support, but they gave me good genes. My dad is a handsome son-of-a-gun, and my mom is beautiful. And I've definitely been the lucky recipient.      

Ashton Kutcher

It was better to be good-looking than to be good.     

Oscar Wilde

There's a million good-looking guys, but I'm a novelty.      

Jimmy Durante