50 Best Colourful Quotes To Empower Your Life

Colourful quotes

Colourful quotes: The existence of color has been a source of frustration for scientists, artists, philosophers, and thinkers. It is the visual effect of light reflecting or refracting. Others would describe it as expression. Most people would agree that it is beautifully made manifest. It’s possible to make a big difference with a splash of color. These artists, designers, and tastemakers have said it best. Continue reading to see a collection of inspiring quotes on color.

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Colourful Quotes To Empower Your Life

1. “Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second.” ~Mattie Stepanek. 

2. “Be uniquely you. Stand out. Shine. Be colorful. The world needs your prismatic soul!” ~Amy Leigh Mercree

3. “Life is about using the whole box of crayons.” ~RuPaul

4. “To me, beauty and makeup and color are like the finishing touch on everything.” ~Marc Jacobs

5. “You choose your friends by their character and your socks by their color.” ~Gary Oldman

6. “The greatest masterpieces were once only pigmented on a palette.” ~Henry S. Haskins

7. “In nature, light creates the color. In the picture, color creates the light.” ~Hans Hofmann

8. “Be uniquely you. Stand out. Shine. Be colorful. The world needs your prismatic soul!” ~Amy Leigh Mercree

9. “Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

10. “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” ~Maya Angelou

11. “Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” ~Rabindranath Tagore

12. “The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most.” ~John Ruskin

13. “This means yours and mine, my friend! And yes, we are ending with colorful pastels” 🙂

14. “The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.” ~Marcus Aurelius

15. “Life is like a rainbow. You need both rain and sun to make its colors appear.” ~Unknown

16. “Color is a power which directly influences the soul.” ~Wassily Kandinsky

17. “I’m intrigued by this background image I found on Pixabay! It has such depth. I swear the colors dance!

18. “I prefer living in color.” ~David Hockney

19. “Color is my day-long obsession, joy, and torment.” ~Claude Monet

20. “If everyone would look for that uniqueness then we would have a very colorful world.” ~Michael Schenker

21. “With color one obtains an energy that seems to stem from witchcraft.” ~Henri Matisse

22. “I have led a pretty colorful life.” ~Corey Feldman

23. “I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.” ~Georgia O’Keeffe

24. “Mere color, unspoiled by meaning, and unallied with definite form, can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways”. ~Oscar Wilde

25. “Sometimes my quotes may be too colorful.” ~Earl Butz

26. “The world is my canvas and I create my reality.” ~Unknown

27. “Color possesses me. I don’t have to pursue it. It will possess me always, I know it. That is the meaning of this happy hour: Color and I are one. I am a painter.” ~Paul Klee

28. “Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright colors to the picture by including humor, and your picture begins to lighten up.” ~Allen Klein

29. “Without black, no color has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there’s shadow – no, not just shadow, but fullness. You’ve got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that’s real.” ~Amy Grant

30. “Color! What a deep and mysterious language, the language of dreams.”

31. “Color is a power which directly influences the soul.”

32. “Color can affect people’s emotions. Yellow breeds happiness. Blue has a calming effect. Red symbolizes love.”

33. “Remember, green’s your color. You are spring.”

34. “I am a believer that color affects people’s moods.”

35. “If one could only catch that true color of nature—the very thought of it drives me mad.”

36.  “I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way.”

37. “The best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.”

38.  “I gave to pink, the nerve of the red, a neon pink, an unreal pink.”

39. “There’s a reason we don’t see the world in black and white.”

40.  “We live in a rainbow of chaos.”

41.  “Color helps to express light—not the physical phenomenon, but the only light that really exists, that in the artist’s brain.”

42. “You think it’s one color but it’s not. Closer and closer the folds appear not a deeper blue grey but a heavier one and finally just inches above the trees it’s a small bright seam full of smoke, not really bright but allowing the day as much as it needs.”

43. “You can never judge a paint hue by the liquid color in the paint pot. You must apply it to the wall, wait for the paint to dry, then decide.”

44.  “I sense a scream passing through nature. I painted… the clouds as actual blood. The color shrieked.”

45. “If we were to imagine an orange on the blue side or violet on the yellow side, it would give us the same impression as a north wind coming from the southwest.”

46. “During the blue nights, you think the end of the day will never come… Blue nights are the opposite of the dying of the brightness, but they are also it’s warning.”

47. “Life is a train of moods like a string of beads and as we pass through them they prove to be many-colored lenses which paint the world their own hue, and each shows only what lies in its focus.”

48. “There were colors, Ma. Yes, there were colors I felt when I was with him. Not words—but shades, penumbras.”

 49. “Nature rarer uses yellow than any other hue. Saves she all of that for sunsets prodigal of blue spending scarlet, like a woman yellow she affords only scantly and selectly like a lover’s words.”

 50. “Color Vision Deficiency isn’t the end of the world. It’s just a different view of it.”

51. “Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my favorite color was black to be cool, but it is pink.”

52. “The half-circle of blinding turquoise ocean is the love’s primal scene. That this blue exists makes my life a remarkable one, just to have seen it. To have seen such beautiful things. To find oneself placed in their midst.”

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Keep it colorful, friends. These quotes about colors and happiness I hope you enjoy them.

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