67+ 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

Play not the Peacock, looking everywhere about you, to see if you be well deck’t. George Washington

For she was seeing the peacocks through a great, barred gate, with a funny little boy in a sailor suit and a wide brimmed hat, whose wistful eyes looked sadly out between his odd tufts of red hair.

I wouldn’t mind exploding her into fireworks of peacock and pearl. Franny Billingsley

It sports a mosaic of passions like a peacock’s tail, It soars to the sky with delight, it quests, Oh wildly, it dances today, my heart, like a peacock it dances. Rabindranath Tagore

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

Ills are many, blessing few, But dreams tonight will shelter you. Herman Melville

I saw the peacocks, fed grapes to the monkeys, and even braved the fabled Grotto. After seeing the estate, I understood why anyone would be reluctant to leave. Diablo Cody

I do not believe that any peacock envies another peacock’s tail, because every peacock is persuaded that his own tail is the finest in the world. The consequence of this is that peacocks are peaceable birds. John Ruskin

A tulip lacks scent, a peacock has an unpleasant voice. The one takes pride in its garb, the other in its tail. French proverb

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

The peacock in all his pride does not display half the colors that appear in the garments of a British lady when she is dressed. Joseph Addison

You’re different. And I’m different too. Different is good. But different is hard. Believe me, I know. Matthew Quick

Fly pride, says the peacock: mistress that you know. William Shakespeare

Be magnificent as the leopard, fight to win. Spend less time with nightingales and peacocks. One is all talk, the other only color. Rumi

I don’t know if it’s animalistic or what, but men become like peacocks with their feathers up when women are around. Bradley Cooper

The lust of the goat is the bounty of God. The wrath of the lion is the wisdom of God. The nakedness of woman is the work of God. William Blake

 The tulip is, among flowers, what the peacock is among birds. French proverb.

I think peacock is a word I’d put out there. Kyle MacLachlan

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

A peacock has too little in its head, too much in its tail. Swedish proverb

Many a peacock hides his peacock tail from all eyes and calls it his pride. Friedrich Nietzsche

I think in the first half, we were killed on the boards. Maybe it was because we were concerned about Peacock and we were out of position. Matt Hixenbaugh

Turkeys are peacocks that have really let themselves go Kristen Schaal

It is reported of the peacock that priding himself in his gay feathers he ruffles them up. Anne Bradstreet

Peacocks have the bright feathers. Fish have the long tails. Women have the mall. Janette Rallison

He was Mr. Peacock before NBC. Dan Hendricks

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

I get a lot of stray everything, but never a stray peacock. Michelle Sherman

They’re becoming more colorful and more flamboyant, and the male peacock is beginning to show his true plumage. Liberace

Bond is not a peacock, He is a very tough character. Nick Sullivan

For roasting or basting a chicken, render down your fat or butter with cider: about a third cider. Let it come together slowly, till the smell of cider and the smell of fat are as one. This will enliven even a frozen chicken. Sylvia Townsend Warner

It is strange. I thought it was a peacock. Jennifer Jones

Ruin, weariness, death, perpetually death, stand grimly to confront the other presence of Elizabethan drama which is life: life compact of frigates, fir trees and ivory, of dolphins and the juice of July flowers, of the milk of unicorns and panthers’ breath, of ropes of pearl, brains of peacocks and Cretan wine. Virginia Woolf

So that you had the coming into being of ever more complex and diverse creatures, until one day you wake up and find there are peacocks and giraffes. Margaret Wertheim

If you fish early and know those peacock hangouts, you will have little or no trouble catching peacocks on lures and live bait. Mark Hall

This is the Cecil Peacock and Brother Derek party. We’ve got a bunch of friends going and were going to enjoy it. Dan Hendricks

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

My philosophy on what makeup is it’s very different from what a woman’s is. Makeup came from a very psychological place of the peacock. Jeremy Renner.

British men are peacocks. You see a lot more style on the streets here than you see anywhere else, on every level. Tom Ford

For Peacock to be able to command three pitches like that was very impressive. Scott Benedict

I don’t know if it’s animalistic or what, but men become like peacocks with their feathers up when women are around. Bradley Cooper

Hansel is certainly about comfort, while still sort of having a peacock principle of wanting to attract attention. Owen Wilson

The Italians have voices like peacocks  German gives me a cold in the head  and Russian is nothing but sneezing Edward Bulwer

There’s a history to Peacock Pond. It was a very valuable conservation area. Rosa Durando

Play not the Peacock, looking everywhere about you, to see if you be well deck’t. George Washington

If a man knew anything, he would sit in a corner and be modest; but he is such an ignorant peacock, that he goes bustling up and down, and hits on extraordinary discoveries. Ralph Emerson

The sun fades like the spreading Of a peacock’s tail, as though twilight Might be read as a warning to those desperate For easy solutions. John Ashbery

When the peacock has presented his back, the spectator will usually begin to walk around him to get a front view; but the peacock will continue to turn so that no front view is possible. Flannery O’Connor

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

Still he found the energy to act like an arrogant peacock. Julia Quinn

 Always look bright and beautiful just as the peacock feather does, keep your eyes open for opportunities and never let anything get you down.

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 nothing at all. Baltasar Gracian

 Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and true beauty lies within. Being a peacock requires always being bright, inspired, and strong.

Mr. Peacock, I am sorry I have to ask you to stand up. Lee Gilmour

 The Peacock feather represents the best of nobility, wealth, and beauty. Let the Peacock be your inspiration to make the most of life.

And that’s how the Peacock saved the Chameleon. Ally Carter

 You were born to stand out. You are not like everyone else. You were put on this earth to be beautiful. To be different. To be bold and imaginative, just like the Peacock.

When the border closes each evening around six o’clock, the soldiers on each side do these amazing high stepping peacock march offs. Matthea Harvey

 Each feather is brightly coloured and elegantly designed to catch the eyes of all who gaze upon it. It’s beautiful and elegant, but it also serves as a warning to its predators.

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

 Peacocks are known for their bright feathers. They also possess an ability to blend into their surroundings easily

And he’s sly and selfish and vain as a peacock and cowardly, and you can’t pin him down to anything. Diana Jones

 As a symbol of hope, the peacock feather is a perfect representation of everything you can achieve in life

I like Shane and Falguni Peacock. I keep telling girls that if I marry them, I’ll buy them wedding trousseau from Peacock. Sooraj Pancholi

 Successful leaders are like peacock feathers. They are abundant, live in a big space, and are extravagant. But just like the Peacocks, they work hard for that success.