Tall Girl Sayings and Quotes

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

If being a tall girl is a good thing, it is likely to be because of the advantages that the tall have over the short.     

Iain Brassington

Research does show a modest advantage of taller women.     

Rachelle M. Smith

The only difference is that the Jews are now a group of leggy women, and they meet and compete for a suitor who is supposedly a multi-millionaire.     

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

The modern obsession with tallness -- its perceived association with strength, physical superiority, and moral virtue -- has many roots.     

Stephen S. Hall

Countless social science surveys have shown that the public uncritically ascribes positive traits to tall people -- more intelligent, more likable, more dependable, and better leaders.     

Stephen S. Hall

I always assumed the obvious: when you're tall, people don't mess with you.     

Arianne Cohen

Yet for society as a whole, there seems to be no advantage whatsoever in people being taller.     

Stephen Michael Holland

But in the real world, where women worked as waitresses, school-teachers, and secretaries, being tall bestowed few benefits.     

Susan Cohen

If a girl was too tall, her chances of finding a suitable mate would be severely compromised.     

Susan Cohen

The tall girl generally is admired by our society, but the girl who grows too tall--six feet or more--finds difficulty buying smart clothes, obtaining certain jobs (airline hostesses) or selecting suitable dance partners.     

Susan Cohen

Everyone knows that being tall has its benefits: greater social and economic prospects, an advantage in mate selection, a better shot of making it as a model.     

Anahad O'Connor

Studies shows that tall people are automatically considered more intelligent, more attractive and more likable.     

Anahad O'Connor

Only in a room full of tall people does it become apparent that height is a pivotal piece of identity, that height was the most defining force in our lives.     

Arianne Cohen

Being tall, I learned, has meaning far beyond just seeing over people's heads. We share the balancing act of being the chosen people, yet we live in a society that is not built for us.     

Arianne Cohen

Being tall has many advantages, it makes you extraordinary.     

Charmina Mason

Because clothes look better in tall people. They hang better, move better, show better.     

Wendy Wax

Tall, slim, blue eyed girl: this is what is seen--what is enforced to be the definition of beauty and utter inspiration.     

Sabrina Eiya Makein

Many women have said to me that they wish they were as tall as I am. My height in the end turned out to be a big advantage (modeling! volleyball!).     

Gisele Bündchen

Tall people are jealous of you because while they can't shrink, you can still 'grow.'     

Becky Murphy

Although shorter women faced clear disadvantage in the modelling industry, taller women also endured the problematic of being too tall.     

Joanne Entwistle

Being tall and having long legs is all fun & games, until you get into the back of a small car.     


It is not how tall you are, it is how good you are.     

Marv Dunphy