Heels Sayings and Quotes

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


If high heels were so wonderful, men would be wearing them.     

Sue Grafton

There's a real power in heels and a good dress.     

Talulah Riley

What you wear - and it always starts with your shoes - determines what kind of character you are. A woman who wears high heels carries herself very different to a girl who wears sneakers or sandals. It really helps determine how you carry yourself.     

Winona Ryder

A naked woman in heels is a beautiful thing. A naked man in shoes looks like a fool.     

Christian Louboutin

High heels are like a beauty lift. In a flat, you can feel beautiful, but a stiletto changes your mood, how you move - like a wild, beautiful animal. The idea was always to follow a woman's wardrobe, her desires.     

Giuseppe Zanotti

Who doesn't want to be, like, five inches taller whenever they can be? If boys could, they'd be wearing heels.     

Priyanka Chopra

Walking in high heels should be made an Olympic sport.     

Mimi Pond

The idealist walks on tiptoe, the materialist on his heels.     

Malcolm De Chazal

Keep your heels, head, and standards high.     

Coco Chanel

Sometimes you have to sacrifice your performance for high heels.     

Gwen Stefani

High heels can literally raise your status because you're taller when you wear them.     

Helen Fisher

I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!     

Marilyn Monroe

Shoes must have very high heels and platforms to put women's beauty on a pedestal.     

Vivienne Westwood

The higher the better. It's more about an attitude. High heels empower women in a way.     

Christian Louboutin

It's hard not be sexy in a pair of high heels.     

Tom Ford

High heels are pleasure with pain.     

Christian Louboutin

High heels make a woman 25% more dominant 50% more self secure and 100% more sexy.     

Marilyn Monroe

You put high heels on and you change.     

Manolo Blahnik

Superwoman do it in high heels.     

Brian Atwood

One moves more slowly in heels. Walking fast is neither sexy nor engaging. Nobody notices the people who race around. If you're walking in heels, you've got time. It's much more attractive.     

Christian Louboutin

Life is short, your heels shouldn't be.     

Brian Atwood

High heels? Painful pleasure.     

Christian Dior

Always wear high heels. Yes, they give you power. you move differently, sit differently and even speak differently.     

Carine Roitfeld

High heels were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.     

Christopher Morley

High heels can always put you in a good mood. The more depressed you are, the higher the heels you should wear.     

Anna Dello Russo

High heels empower women in a way.     

Christian Louboutin

There's nothing like a good pair of heels.     

Bridget Moynahan

Heels are a must. The higher the better. And when in doubt, go with black.     

Leigh Lezark

The stiletto is a feminine weapon that men just don't have.     

Christian Louboutin

The fact is, after a certain age, high heels can feel as painful as someone sticking hot pins into the soles of your feet.     

Marie Helvin

How can you live the high life if you do not wear the high heels?     

Sonia Rykiel

Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.     

Bertolt Brecht

People walk differently in high heels. Your body sways to a different kind of tempo.     

Manolo Blahnik

A cause may be inconvenient, but it's magnificent. It's like champagne or high heels, and one must be prepared to suffer for it.     

Arnold Bennett

After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.     

Ann Richards

Is not seasonable to call a man traitor, that has an army at his heels.     

John Selden

At first I threw my weight upon my heels, as one does naturally in a boot, and was a good deal bruised, but after a few hours I learned the natural walk of man, and could follow my guide in any portion of the island.     

John Millington Synge

Is this why women wear heels? thought Jane. We hobble ourselves so we can still be rescued by men?     

Shannon Hale

A pair of great heels was much more satisfying than a man. They lasted longer, and better yet, they didn’t leave me for someone prettier.     

Cindi Madsen

A pair of great heels was much more satisfying than a man. They lasted longer, and better yet, they didn’t leave me for someone prettier.     

Cindi Madsen

I’m amazed when I see mothers wearing high heels. If your kids run off you can’t run after them.     

Claudia Shiffer

All I want are high heels, high heels. If I was a girl, I'd wear a lot of high heels. High, stiletto heels.     

Isaac Mizrahi

I used to wear heels because I wanted to show people I wasn't ashamed of being tall. But I don't wear them any more because you don't have to wear heels to be beautiful. I can't even remember the last time I wore heels.     

Elle Macpherson

Yet if a woman never lets herself go, how will she ever know how far she might have got? If she never takes off her high-heeled shoes, how will she ever know how far she could walk or how fast she could run?     

Germaine Greer

Dancing in high heels is kind of tough. I learn the dances without the heels, and then we add them. We just practice, and I get used to it. My feet hurt really badly at the end of the shows, but it's fun. While it's happening it's fun. I feel tall.     

Ariana Grande

I've always liked dressing up. And I love a high heel the higher the better. I just feel funny in flats.     

Rachel McAdams