Crayon Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old crayon quotes, crayon sayings, and crayon proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Everyone has a colorful life. You just have to get out your crayons. Benay Nordby
Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises. Pedro Calderon de la Barca
Art is your personal diary where you may color your thoughts and emotions on a page. Sara
Give crayons. Adults are disturbingly impoverished of these magical dream sticks. Dr. SunWolf
Beauty without colour seems somehow to belong to another world. Murasaki Shikibu
Artists are just children who refuse to put down their crayons. Al Hirschfeld
We could learn a lot from crayons; some are sharp, some are pretty, some are dull, while others bright, some have weird names, but they all have learned to live together in the same box. Robert Fulghum
Never invest in any idea you can't illustrate with a crayon. Peter Lynch
Pink is not just a color, it's an attitude Anonymous
Colour could give rise to sensations which would interfere with our conception of space. Georges Braque
History written in pencil is easily erased, but crayon is forever. Emilie Autumn
Color affects us. Everyone should have a paintbox and a large box of crayons. Dr. SunWolf
Colour is, on the evidence of language alone, very bound up with the feelings. Marion Milner
Broken crayons still colour the same Trent Shelton
Red is passion-lit, orange is flowerageous, yellow is suntastic, pink is lipsensual, green is lifebursting, blue is skyful, purple is berrydancing, gray is cloudrainy. Terri Guillemets
Coloring outside the lines is a fine art. Kim Nance
Stop counting crayons, just draw pictures. Mark Scharenbroich
An artist spends himself like the crayon in his hand, till he is all gone. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Colour is a creative element, not a trimming. Piet Zwart
If you were a crayon, what color would you most like to make out with? Hank Green
All the other colors are just colors, but purple seems to have a soul — when you look at it, it's looking back at you. Terri Guillemets
Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment. Claude Monet
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
A box of new crayons! Now they're all pointy, lined up in order, bright and perfect. Soon they'll be a bunch of ground down, rounded, indistinguishable stumps, missing their wrappers and smudged with other colors. Sometimes life seems unbearably tragic. Bill Watterson
Our attitudes are the crayons that color our world. Allen Klein
No things could seem further apart than the doubt of grey and the decision of scarlet. Yet grey and red can mingle, as they do in the morning clouds. G.K. Chesterton
Color... thinks by itself, independently of the object it clothes. Charles Baudelaire
A box of crayons and a big sheet of paper provides a more expressive medium for kids than computerized paint programs. Clifford Stoll