Teeth Sayings and Quotes

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

You don't have to brush your teeth — just the ones you want to keep.     


Sometimes, getting up in the morning and brushing your teeth is the hardest part of the day - it all just hurts.     

Tom Brady

An aching tooth is better out than in. To lose a rotting member is a gain.     

Richard Baxter

The teeth of self-pity had gnawed away her essential self.     

Willa Gibbs

Nature is full of teeth that come in one by one, then decay, fall out     

Anne Sexton

His smile bore the same relation to a real smile as false teeth do to real teeth .     

Rebecca West

Teeth aren't pearly, until you smile.     

Anthony Liccione

Dentists tell you not to pick your teeth with any sharp metal object. Then you sit in their chair and the first thing they grab is an iron hook.     

Bill Cosby

You ever tried to pick up your teeth with a bunch of broken fingers     

Triple H

For loose teeth the tooth fairy recommends tying your tooth to a brick and throwing said brick down the stairs.     

Nicole McKay

The world had teeth and it could bite you with them anytime it wanted.     

Stephen King

Truth has sharp teeth, so do not expect anything beautiful (to see) when it smiles to you.     

Rastko Petrović

Don't let your teeth make you lose respect by permanently keeping them opened for the sake of being friendly.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

And truths, these days, are spokenThe same way promises are made,With gritted teeth and crossed fingers.     

Sanhita Baruah

Mouth of teeth on him like a vandalised graveyard but we all have our crosses.     

Kevin Barry

Every time you get the world by the tail, she thought, you gotta remember there's teeth on the other end     

Sharon Lee

His teeth sang in their individual sockets like tuning forks, each one pitch-perfect and clear as ethanol.     

William Gibson

Let us have a dagger between our teeth, a bomb in our hands, and an infinite scorn in our hearts.     

Benito Mussolini

Just be sure you brush your teeth tonight. Morning breath is a fresh sea breeze compared to the hellitosis of blood breath.     

Jaye Wells

No matter what all your teeth and wet fingers anticipated, there was no accounting for the way that simple joy could shake you.     

Toni Morrison

If you grit your teeth and show real determination, you'll always have a chance.     

Charles M. Schulz

Teeth are alive, and given the proper environment, they can regenerate; this is why internal factors that nourish the teeth are so important.     

Nadine Artemis

A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew.     

Herb Caen

There were no words, and no movements but the tearing of teeth and claws.     

William Golding

There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who cry to show their good hearts.     

Philibert Joseph Roux

Take the tale in your teeth, then, and bite till the blood runs, hoping it's not poison.     

Ursula K Le Guin

If you are capable of brushing your teeth in mindfulness, then you will be able to enjoy the time when you take a shower, cook your breakfast, sip your tea.     

Nhat Hanh

The tongue hardly quarrels with the teeth even though they both live together. Let us as humans learn to live together because there is enough space for everyone to survive in life     

Emmanuel Moore Abolo

Teeth hadst thou in thy head when thou wast born, To signify thou camest to bite the world.     

William Shakespeare

All their teeth are yellow. No tooth-brush ever entered that convent. Brushing one's teeth is at the top of a ladder at whose bottom is the loss of one's soul.     

Victor Hugo