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.

We have natural tendencies to achieve neatness and tidiness. However, most times, we are blindsided by chaos.     

Emma Lee Bach

Yet, when I look upon the neat stacks of clothes in any bed and bath outlet, the joy in my heart erupts, spewing out memories and makes me feel like I am in a soft tufted cloud, floating above all my cares.     


A nice, neat stack of fresh folded clothes can usually uplift the most sombre moods.     

Emma Lee Bach

The comfort and luxury of a home is unmatchable and this if kept clean and maintained well accounts for a blissful living.     

Anne Leez

A clean home is enticing and gives a sense of uplift. It also imparts a sense of accomplishment and clearly exhibits the hosts personal style and taste.     

Anne Leez

The act of tidying is a series of simple actions in which objects are moved from one place to another.     

Marie Kondo

A clear and clean space radiates positive energies and harmony. People's moods change and they become more receptive.     

Heidi Flores

If your idea of tidying is getting rid of one unnecessary item a day or cleaning up your room a little at a time, then you are right.     

Marie Kondo

If you tidy up in one shot, rather than little by little, you can dramatically change your mindset.     

Marie Kondo

No game in the world is as tidy and as dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result so cleanly defined.     

Paul Gallico

Homekeeping is a lost art— treat it as such and you'll find some unexpected happiness as you clean and organize your home.     

Becky Rapinchuk

Granted, the house wasn't as tidy as it had been in the past, but it only took a little bit of time and effort to whip it into shape.     

Becky Rapinchuk

Being neat, clean, and organized has nothing to do with gender and everything to do with social style.     

Kimberly Alyn

Analyticals are normally very clean and organized people. Drivers also tend to have things neat and ares sometimes even militant about being organized.     

Kimberly Alyn

As men are given responsibility and credit for more of the housework, the idea that men are slobs and women are neat may change.     

Kimberly Alyn

The man and the woman in a household may both work full-time, but women still clean more.     

Kimberly Alyn

Neatness and cleanliness is not a function of how rich or poor you are but that of mentality and principle.     

Ikechukwu Izuakor

The solution of logical problems must be neat for they set the standard of neatness.     

Ludwig Wittgenstein

The solution of logical problems must be neat for they set the standard of neatness.     

Stephen King

There's one thing about baldness, it's neat.     

Don Herold

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

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