20+ Best Peacock Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Peacock is a large bird, the male of which has very long tail feathers that it can spread out to show bright colours and patterns shaped like eyes. Profoundly inspirational peacock quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

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Famous Peacock Quotes

The purpose of an actress is not to just look beautiful and strut around like a peacock but act, too. — Raveena Tandon

Just as people behave to me, so do I behave to them. When I see that a person despises me and treats me with contempt, I can be as proud as any peacock. — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Genius and virtue are to be more often found clothed in gray than in peacock bright. — Van Wyck Brooks

The spirit of non-conformity is as prevalent now in my part of west Yorkshire as it was in the time of my two immediate predecessors, Mike Wood and Elizabeth Peacock. — Jo Cox

Whenever I can put a fresh, clean suit on, I’m like a peacock. That’s my most confident moment. — RJ Barrett

People are crying up the rich and variegated plumage of the peacock, and he is himself blushing at the sight of his ugly feet. — Saadi

If you go back to the ’80s, you had a whole plethora of artists, everyone from Madonna and Cyndi Lauper to Prince. God bless Lady Gaga for doing her thing, but she’s kind of a lone peacock now. If anything, we have a much more conservative kind of pop world. It’s not necessarily about individuality. — Boy George

There are eight different breeds of peacock. I have them all. — Bidzina Ivanishvili

Animals use a broad range of strategies to advertise themselves in the mating market. In some instances, visual cues highlight a morphological feature – for example, the peacock’s tail. — Gad Saad

To Paradise, the Arabs say, Satan could never find the way Until the peacock led him in. — Charles Godfrey Leland

She is a peacock in everything but beauty. — Oscar Wilde

Most critical histories of U.S. involvement in Iran rightly began with the joint British-U.S. coup against democratically elected Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh in 1953, which installed Pahlavi on the Peacock Throne. But it was Kissinger who, in 1972, greatly deepened the relationship between Washington and Tehran. — Greg Grandin

I didn’t like the way Andrew Peacock was not supported in 1984. He’d done well in that election; he deserved to continue. But by the end of ’85, he was out. — Malcolm Fraser

At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy an ape, at eighty a nothing at all. — Baltasar Gracian

Some animals are cunning and evil-disposed, as the fox; others, as the dog, are fierce, friendly, and fawning. Some are gentle and easily tamed, as the elephant; some are susceptible of shame, and watchful, as the goose. Some are jealous and fond of ornament, as the peacock. — Aristotle

An example I often use to illustrate the reality of vanity, is this: look at the peacock; it’s beautiful if you look at it from the front. But if you look at it from behind, you discover the truth… Whoever gives in to such self-absorbed vanity has huge misery hiding inside them. — Pope Francis

The peacock has become one of my regular sources of inspiration from nature. — Matthew Williamson

I want to make sure that people with talents, who want to perform or to develop their act, know that the Peacock Theater exists and to reach out to us and know that there’s a safe and fun place for them to develop their material. — Randy Pitchford

I remember I had an aunt that lived in a house that had this beautiful ceramic wall that was entirely a painting of a peacock. — Kevin Kwan

The Ferrari is exactly the same in the human context as the peacock’s tail is on the peacock. — Gad Saad

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