178+ Best Red Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Inspirational red quotes will make you look at life differently and help you live a meaningful life.

Powerful Collection of Most Famous Red Quotes

Men’s hearts are cold. They are indifferent. – Mother Jones

A cold heart is my protection mechanism. I don’t really feel anything for anyone. – Emmanuel Jal

As she always did on any really important day, Penelope Hayes wore red. – Anna Godbersen, The Luxe

People do not care how much you know until they know how much you care. – John C. Maxwell

Some people can’t see the color red. That doesn’t mean it isn’t there. – Sue Grafton

A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It would be horribly selfish if it wanted all the other flowers in the garden to be both red and roses. – Oscar Wilde

Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it’s on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you’ve got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration. – Taylor Swift

True leaders understand that leadership is not about them but about those they serve. It is not about exalting themselves but about lifting others up. – Sheri L Dew

There is a shade of red for every woman. – Audrey Hepburn

Red goes with everything and red goes with nothing. – Chloe Thurlow

Loving him was red. – Taylor Swift

Red is a colour I’ve felt very strongly about. Maybe red is a very Indian colour, maybe it’s one of those things that I grew up with and recognise at some other level. – Anish Kapoor

They averred that the symbol was not mere scarlet cloth tinged in an earthly dyepot, but was red-hot with infernal fire, and could be seen glowing all alight whenever Hester Prynne walked abroad in the nighttime. And we must needs say it seared Hester’s bosom so deeply, that perhaps there was more truth in the rumor than our modern incredulity may be inclined to admit. – Nathaniel Hawthorne

The red carpet can hide more than just blood stains. – Anthony T. Hincks

I’m a cold-hearted bastard. I’m insular, I’m jaded, a workaholic, I’m ruthless and I’m self-serving. I don’t do forever, I rarely even do “I’ll call you tomorrow”. And just because I’m here now it does not mean if you ask me to stay I will. – Ally Blake

Xander Harris: Hair. Red. Red is good. Fire engines are red. Porsche’s are red. – Christopher Golden

The seat of knowledge is in the head, of wisdom, in the heart. – William Hazlitt

Your heart is free, have the courage to follow it. – Braveheart

The red sun was pasted in the sky like a wafer. – Stephen Crane

Red lips are not so red as the stained stones kissed by the English dead. – Wilfred Owen

If I could tell you about red i would sing to you of fire sweet like cherries burning like cinnamon smelling like a rose in the sun. – Dixie Dawn Miller Goode

Red is the archetypal color, the first color humans mastered, fabricated, reproduced, and broke down into different shades, first in painting and later in dyeing. This has given it primacy over all other colors through the millennia. – Michel Pastoureau

When your heart speaks, take good notes. – Judith Campbell

Pink gives me love that would even make red blush. – Anthony T. Hincks

Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything. – Billy Graham

Of two hearts one is always warm and one is always cold: the cold heart is more precious than diamonds: the warm heart has no value and is thrown away. – Graham Greene

Roses aren’t red, the detail is. – Dominic Riccitello

Nothing attracts attention like a red dress. – Laura Bush

The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers. – Deepak Chopra

Wherever you go, go with all your heart. – Confucius

The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being. – Lee Iacocca

We see the world, not as it is, but as we are–or, as we are conditioned to see it. – Steven R. Covey

When in doubt, wear red. – Unknown

Red has always been my color because red stands out. – Ravyn Lenae

Red is the ultimate cure for sadness. – Bill Blass

He was not an ill-disposed young man, unless to be rather cold hearted, and rather selfish, is to be ill-disposed – Jane Austen

Whatever the situation may be. Don’t ever be cold to someone you care about. Indifference and unanswerable questions hurt more than angry words. – Unknown Author

I want to be different. If everyone is wearing black, I want to be wearing red. – Maria Sharapova

Put on your red shoes and dance away the blues. – David Bowie

The mind forgets but the heart always remembers. – Anonymous

Great leadership usually starts with a willing heart, a positive attitude, and a desire to make a difference. – Mac Anderson

We treat our people like royalty. If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you. – Mary Kay Ash

And now she lies flat on her folded arms / Face down, and towards the dust her red mouth leans / And it is full of silence like all red things. – Brewster Ghisilen

The true color of life is the color of the body, the color of the covered red, the implicit and not explicit red of the living heart and the pulses. It is the modest color of the unpublished blood. – Alice Meynell

Though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool. – Isaiah

Red is the great clarifier bright and revealing. I can’t imagine becoming bored with red it would be like becoming bored with the person you love. – Diana Vreeland

Put on your red shoes, and dance the blues. – David Bowie

Red goes with everything and red goes with nothing. – Chloe Thurlow

When in doubt, make a red painting. – Kay WalkingStick

Red is a benevolent dictatorship. – James Jannard

Try to help others. Consult their weaknesses, relieve their maladies; strive to raise them up, and by so doing you will most effectually raise yourself up also. – Joseph Barber Lightfoot

A monster, some called her. But in the shadows, only said in whispers, she was an angel in red. – Emory R. Frie

If hot red is for anger and rage, pink is the color of a soft burning – hot enough to light up the dark corners of sadness and grief, but cool enough to be tender, innocent, open. – Ibi Zoboi

If the world is cold, make it your business to build fires. – Horace Traubel

I shut myself off to make life bearable. I’m like a damn machine sometimes. Unfeeling. Uncaring. Emotionless. – Monica Murphy

Cold hearts don’t bleed. Still they pray for eternity, never seeing tomorrow. – Ja Rule

A cold heart is my protection mechanism. I don’t really feel anything for anyone. – Emmanuel Jal

Never has it been inappropriate for a girl to wear a red dress. – Caroline George

Your veins are using up the redness of the world. – Frank O’Hara

When people go to work, they shouldn’t have to leave their hearts at home. – Betty Bender

Smile, it is the key that fits the lock of everybody’s heart. – Anthony J. D’Angelo

She’s wearing a tight red sweater and a red skirt and enough makeup to scare a hooker. – Kathryn Stockett

Red is the ultimate cure for sadness. – Bill Blass

The man who invented the red carpet needed his head examined. – Prince Philip

She’s applying her lipstick; I’ve always believed that the universe invented the color red solely for latinas. – Junot Diaz

Nothing attracts attention like a red dress. – Laura Bush

People abusing their power makes me see red. – Neil Jackson

Red serpents, fiery forms, and yelling hags, Fit company for mad adventurers. – Philip Freneau

Candy apple red is my favorite color. It’s a powerful color to wear. It’s always been that way i’ve always been really attracted to that color. – Carly Rae Jepsen

That red carpet has to be felt to be believed. – William H. Macy

Their silver war is being paid for in red blood. – Victoria Aveyard

The red was something none of them could contain. – E.J. Koh

How red the rose that is the soldier. – Wallace Stevens

You do not lead by hitting people over the head–that’s assault, not leadership. – Dwight D. Eisenhower

As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. – Bill Gates

To help others develop, start with yourself. – Marshal Goldsmith

Pink colors my world red! – Anthony T. Hincks

No matter how cold this world gets, please don’t lose touch of morality and allow it to turn your heart cold. – Edmond Mbiaka

You have to have a somewhat cold heart to be a writer. – Susanna Kaysen

I’ve learned the best way to prevent your heart from getting broken, is to act like you don’t have one. – Nishan Panwar

The sky inside my head never turns blue. It if forced to stay red. By the demon, who is yellow inside me. – Akshay Vasu

Any cat may stare into a fire and see red mice play, – George R.R. Martin

When I was out on the battlements it was cool and I could hardly hear them. I sat there quietly. I don’t know how long I sat. Then I turned round and saw the sky. It was red and all my life was in it. – Jean Rhys

I shall have peace, as leafy trees are peaceful when rain bends down the bough; and I shall be more silent and cold-hearted than you are now. – Sara Teasdale

When we really connect to that place of wisdom and strength and understanding, everything becomes easier. – Arianna Huffington

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakens. – Carl Jung

Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up. – Jesse Jackson

Don’t believe everything you think. – Byron Katie

I shall have peace, as leafy trees are peaceful when rain bends down the bough; And I shall be more silent and cold hearted than you are now. – Sara Teasdale

Looking up at that starry sky gave him the creeps: it was too big, too black. It was all too possible to imagine it turning blood-red, all too possible to imagine a Face forming in lines of fire. – Stephen King, It

Let the colours of your ideas are red so that all can easily notice them! And what is red? Red is scream, red is power, red is assertion! – Mehmet Murat ildan

Sentimentality is the respect the cold-hearted pay to feeling. – Mason Cooley

Let me be the first to tell you, drinking alcohol is the worst thing to do in cold weather. Hot soup is the best because the process of digesting food helps to warm you up. – Morgan Freeman

No one will ever know what ‘In Cold Blood’ took out of me. It scraped me right down to the marrow of my bones. It nearly killed me. I think, in a way, it did kill me. – Truman Capote

If your goals aren’t synced with the substance of your heart, then achieving them won’t matter much. – Danielle LaPorte

The heart is a muscle, and you strengthen muscles by using them. The more I lead with my heart, the stronger it gets. – Mark Miller

A person’s world is only as big as their heart. – Tanya A. Moore

If my heart could do my thinking, and my head begin to feel, I would look upon the world anew, and know what’s truly real. – Van Morrison

I’ve learned the best way to prevent your heart from getting broken, is to act like you don’t have one. – Nishan Panwar

Nobody should have to choose between a cold heart and a dead heart. – Nenia Campbell

She was cold by nature, self-love predominating over passion; rather than being virtuous, she preferred to have her pleasures all to herself. – Émile Zola

Civility doesn’t weaken a message. It helps others hear it. – Kate Nasser

Success isn’t about how much money you make. It’s about the difference you make in people’s lives. – Michelle Obama

The heart has eyes which the brain knows nothing of. – Charles H. Perkhurst

If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader. – Dolly Parton

Perhaps only those people who are capable of real togetherness have that look of being alone in the world. – DH Lawrence

It’s hard for me to characterise myself. I think I’m balanced. Some people might say I’m cold-hearted. – Beny Steinmetz

Life sometimes reminds us that it is sometimes heartless by giving something or someone we really need to someone who does not need or even want them or it. – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Only do what your heart tells you. – Princess Diana

One key to successful leadership is continuous personal change. Personal change is a reflection of our inner growth and empowerment. – Robert E. Quinn

To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Since in order to speak, one must first listen, learn to speak by listening. – Rumi

The proud, the cold untroubled heart of stone, that never mused on sorrow but its own. – Thomas Campbell

Nobody should have to choose between a cold heart and a dead heart. – Nenia Campbell

Sometimes I wish I would just disappear into thin air, leave the pain and the misery of this cold hearted world,I wonder who would miss me if anyone would even show a little sympathy to my family, probably no one I was just a little no one anyways. – kashmir foley

No child is born with a really cold heart, and it is only in proportion as we lose that youthful heart that we lose the inner warmth in ourselves. – Lin Yutang

I am someone who has a cold heart. If I am beside a great grief I throw barriers up so the loss cannot go too deep or too far. There is a wall instantly in place, and it will not fall. – Michael Ondaatje

Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence, making sure that impact lasts in your absence. – Sheryl Sandberg

Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. – Swami Sivananda

When pure sincerity forms within, it is outwardly realized in other people’s hearts. – Lao Tzu

Follow your heart, but be quiet for a while first. Ask questions, then feel the answer. Learn to trust your heart. – Unknown

Please think about your legacy, because you’re writing it every day. – Gary Vaynerchuck

There comes a time where you must become cold and separate the ones who are tearing you down. – Travis Martin

Great minds may have cold hearts. Form but no color. It is an incompleteness. And so they are afraid of any woman who both thinks and feels deeply. – Sena Jeter Naslund

I shut myself off to make life bearable. I’m like a damn machine sometimes. Unfeeling. Uncaring. Emotionless. – Monica Murphy

You have to have a somewhat cold heart to be a writer. – Susanna Kaysen

Leadership is doing what is right when no one is watching. – George Van Valkenburg

To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart. – Sr. Thomas Watson

As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. – Marianne Williamson

If you don’t stand for something you’ll fall for anything. – Malcolm X

Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart. – Zig Ziglar

She was cold by nature, self-love predominating over passion; rather than being virtuous, she preferred to have her pleasures all to herself. – Emile Zola

It doesn’t matter if the water is cold or warm if you’re going to have to wade through it anyway. – Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Vulnerability is not weakness. And that myth is profoundly dangerous. – Brené Brown

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched–they must be felt with the heart. – Helen Keller

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma–which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. – Steve Jobs

Now, after so many years, I understand what the Coldness was and where it came from-this sense that everything is lost, and worthless, and meaningless. – Lauren Oliver

Red is for fire red is for love too it lies in our hand what we wanna choose. – Shivangi Lavaniya

Who trusted God was love indeed and love creation’s final law though nature, red in tooth and claw with ravine, shrieked against his creed. – Tennyson

I love your lips when they’re wet with wine and red with wicked desire. – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

A red apple isn’t red, nor the lemon yellow. The sky is seldom blue, only when it isn’t. – Keith Crown

Some red star had come too close to the earth. – Oscar Wilde

Libraries are the thin red line between civilization and barbarism. – Neil Gaiman

Red roses for young lovers. French beans for longstanding relationships. – Ruskin Bond

Never trust a man in red trousers. – Mika

Roses are red, And ready for plucking, You’re sixteen, And ready for high school. – Kurt Vonnegut

Red, of course, is the colour of the interior of our bodies. In a way it’s inside out, red. – Anish Kapoor

I like the color red because it’s a fire. And I see myself as always being on fire. – Arnold Schwarzenegger

The color red is associated with romance and blood, but not at the same time. – Dov Davidoff

I love red so much, I almost want to paint everything red. – Alexander Calder

But for real, for me, I feel like with the red lipstick thing it all depends on the pair of complexion. I’m just being for real. You have to be fair skinned to get away with that. – ASAP Rocky

Red lips and fragrance always top off an outfit for me. – Christina Aguilera

Doubt is a great worm in a crispy, red apple. – Sally Gardner

Red carpets and dressing up are a part of work that I enjoy less than some people. – Sally Phillips

When you came, you were like red wine and honey, and the taste of you burnt my mouth with its sweetness. – Amy Lowell

Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue green meat, that’s bad for you! – Tommy Smothers

The red squirrel is more common and less dignified than the gray, and oftener guilty of petty larceny about the barns and grain-fields. – John Burroughs

The first color to be registered in our ancestors’ brains was most likely red, the color of blood (connoting danger) and fire (power, both beneficial and destructive). – Dov Michaeli

To keep a warm heart in winter is the real victory. – Marty Rubin

If Bible Christianity is to survive the present world upheaval, we shall need to have a fresh revelation of the greatness and the beauty of Jesus…. He alone can raise our cold hearts to rapture and restore again the art of true worship. – Aiden Wilson Tozer

Just another cold, misty morning inviting, “want to go again?” – Mary Anne Radmacher

A man’s vanity is more fragile than you might think. It’s easy for us to mistake shyness for coldness, and silence for indifference. – Lisa Kleypas

Anger’s like a battery that leaks acid right out of me and it starts from the heart ’til it reaches my outer me. – Criss Jami

A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination. – Nelson Mandela

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them. – Harvey Mackay

A cold atheistical materialism is the tendency of the so-called material philosophy of the present day. – Adam Sedgwick

I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes. – Ferdinand de Saussure

There comes a time where you must become cold and separate the ones who are tearing you down. – Travis Martin

It’s hard for me to characterise myself. I think I’m balanced. Some people might say I’m cold-hearted. – Beny Steinmetz

What makes life worth living? Better surely, to yield to the stain of suicide blood in me and seek forgetfulness in the embrace of cold dark death. – Zane Grey

No matter how cold this world gets, please don’t lose touch of morality and allow it to turn your heart cold. – Edmond Mbiaka

He was not an ill-disposed young man, unless to be rather cold hearted, and rather selfish, is to be ill-disposed. – Jane Austen

Good words cool more than cold water. – John Ray

Sentimentality is the respect the cold-hearted pay to feeling. – Mason Coole

A person with a cold heart can only show their love by being cold – PureDragonWolf

Nothing burns like the cold. – George R.R. Martin

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