54+ Best True Colors Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Someone’s true colors mean the kind of person someone really is rather than what the person seems to be. Profoundly inspirational true colors quotes will encourage you to think a little deeper than you usually would and broaden your perspective.

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Famous True Colors Quotes

Early risers catch the world waking and see its true colors. Bernie Taupin

In the beginning, some people try to appear that everything about them is in black and white, until later their true colors come out. Anthony Liccione

Black is the color of night. White is the true color of death. Melissa de la Cruz

Lingering, bottled-up anger never reveals the true colors of an individual. It, on the contrary, becomes all mixed up, rotten, confused, forms a highly combustible, chemical compound then explodes as something foreign, something very different than one’s natural self. Criss Jami

Hatred is one of the poisons; like jaundice, it alters the true colors of things. Rae Foley

Friends show their true colors in times of need; and not in times of happiness. Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

In the beginning, some people try to appear as though everything about them is in black and white, until later their true colors come out. Anthony Liccione

When people say they are happy for you it may mean they are sad for themselves. Josephine Humphreys

A rainbow is not afraid of showing its true colors because it knows it is beautiful inside and out. Matshona Dhliwayo

I say what I want to say and do what I want to do. There’s no in between. People will either love you for it or hate you for it. Eminem

The best leaders are the ones who show their true colors not during the banner years, but during times of struggle. Shawn Achor

To be a man is to bring together that which you should be and that which you are. Deception is darkness. Brent Weeks

I have a visual sense for music. It has to stay true to a certain sense of period. I rely on a sense of colors and mood in my approach to the arrangement. Leon Redbone

Truthfully, wicked people reveal themselves in words first, to inhibit speech would inhibit us seeing the wicked before they act. Leviak B. Kelly

A hundred things are done today in the divine name of Youth, that if they showed their true colors would be seen by rights to belong rather to old age. Wyndham Lewis

When we are in a wrong environment, we feel so paranoid, yet unwilling to move out. There’s no need for pussyfooting, we got to release our poisonous fluid and scream aloud, storming  out of the show like a radical. Michael Bassey Johnson

Some people have the coldest smiles but have the tenderest hearts. And many have the most tender smiles, but carry the coldest hearts. You cannot judge a man by his smile, but you can judge a man by his heart. The smallest actions reveal the most about a heart’s true color, so pay attention to them. Actions are the true words of the heart. Suzy Kassem

Once you show someone your true colors it is impossible to paint over them. Matshona Dhliwayo

Everyone loves each other for the pilot. But once you start to do the show, you see everybody’s true colors. If it’s successful, people start to change, and then if it’s not doing well, people start to change in other ways. Vanessa Marano

Thank you for undusting my true colors; or color black. Oh, how I missed the darkness! Ahmed Mostafa

Our errors and failings are chinks in the heart’s armor through which our true colors can shine. Elizabeth Lesser

Watch them describe you to somebody else and see how it long it takes for them to bring up your physical description that’ll tell you all. Karishma Magvani

In some cases, we first need to disappoint or enrage someone, or to break their heart, for them to finally show us their true colors. Mokokoma Mokhonoana

She’s a doorbell ringer, not a knocker. Things are awkward and I haven’t even greeted her yet. Dave Cenker

When someone shows you their true colors, trust your instincts, and don’t all of a sudden become colorblind. Christine E. Szymanski

Never take your eyes from your enemy, Imanishaketheto. Never underestimate them. When you think you’ve won, they will show their true colors and their strength. You must be ready. E.Y. Laster

Don’t let your character change color with your environment. Find out who you are and let it stay its true color. Rachel Scott

And if someone shows you their true colors, don’t make excuses for them or hope that they’ll change listen to your gut. Aly Raisman

You see a person’s true colors when you are no longer beneficial to their lives. Ritu Ghatourey

You let your true colors show when those walls come down a little. You’re strong and kind and fierce in your care of others. No one hurts the people you love and gets away with it. Catherine Cowles

And I’ll see your true colors shining through I see your true colors and that’s why I love you so don’t be afraid to let them show your true colors, true colors are beautiful like a rainbow. Cyndi Lauper

No one said it would be easy, but our true colors show when we’re put under the spotlight. Maddie Roy

If we treated ourselves as well as we treated our best friend, can you imagine? Megan Markle

Our true colors show when the world is ending and no one is looking. Nicole Wells

I don’t know what I would have done so many times in my life if I hadn’t had my girlfriends. Reese Witherspoon

Ya never can really tell for sure, until the fakers’ true colors show, and when the colors show, I mean the colors really freaking show. Heather Maria Ramirez

There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. Jane Austen

Be true to yourself, and don’t be afraid to let your true colors show. Larry Stains

Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything. Muhammad Ali

Listen, friend, no one will think less of you because you let your true colors show from time to time. In fact, others will probably appreciate you more for allowing them to see the true you. Mark E. Strong

Friendship is the only cement that will hold the whole world together. Woodrow Wilson

And if someone shows you their true colors, don’t make excuses for them or hope that they’ll change listen to your gut. You deserve to be treated well. Aly Raisman

A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down the wrong way. Arnold H. Glasgow

When you see their true colors, don’t forget it. Don’t let it drop unconscious as usual only to repeat it. Karen Kellock

Each friend represents a world in us. A world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born. Anaïs Nin

Don’t be afraid to be who you are. Who cares if your true colors don’t paint a happy portrait to a man that doesn’t even see his own self worth. Toni Bennett

A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked. Bernard Meltzer

Under pressure, your faith life is forced into the open and shows its true colors. Dana Adams

Share your smile with the world. It’s a symbol of friendship and peace. Christie Brinkley

Sometimes it takes time to see a person’s true colors. Dale Robinson

It’s not that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but it’s your best friends who are your diamonds. Gina Barreca

Money can cover up a lot of things, and when it’s gone people’s true colors tend to come out. Todd Stottlemyre