Coloring Quotes

I love quotes about coloring!

They might be funny or even thought-provoking – I love all of the coloring quotes.

Here are some of the favorites that I have collected so far.    I’ll be adding to this page from time to time.   Feel free to share the coloring quotes or pin them to Pinterest to save for later – the Pin It button is on the left of the quote.

If you have a favorite quote that you would like me to add, let me know.

My hobbies …

Wipend – definition

Purple is the soul lifter ….

So many books, such little time

Do you ever look at your pencils and think ….

There is nothing better than a friend …

I like you very much, just as you are

If you need me, I’ll be in my blanket fort coloring

If people want to make war, they should make a color war …..Yoko Ono

To me, you are perfect

It’s color o’clock time

I’m just a few coloring books away from being featured on hoarders

I’m not anti-social – I’d just rather be coloring

I suffer from O.C.D.

Colorief – definition

To Do – Eat, Sleep, Color, Repeat

There are no mistakes in art – only beautiful creations

I don’t run away from my problems – I go to my room and color like an adult

Home is where the coloring books are

Coloring each day – keeps my crazy away

I’m working on my PHD in coloring – Pages Half Done

I can’t color without my creativity juice

My problem with coloring books is that I get distracted by other coloring books

I’ve finished adulting for the day – time to color in

Adulting Review v coloring Review

Sometimes I really am away with the fairies – in my coloring books

Coloring comes before housework in the dictionary and in my house

I’m not addicted to coloring – we are just in an exclusive relationship

That awkward moment …

Log out, shut down, color in

On a scale of 1 to 5 – how much do you love coloring?

This is coloring – there are no rules

I’d rather be coloring

Coloring because adulting is hard

In my dream world, art supplies are free and coloring is exercise

If you love somebody set them free …if they come back with art supplies it was meant to be

When you said we could be friends with benefits ….I thought you owned an art shop

creativity is not a competition

I need food and water to survive and coloring to live

Good Morning – Let the coloring begin

Procolornating definition

I’m not a coloring book hoarder ..I’m just the curator of an extensive private museum

Love is …sharing my art supplies

Artists are just children who refuse to put down their crayons – Al Hirschfeld

The script is the coloring book you’re given, and your job is to figure out how to color it in.  And also when and where to color outside the lines – James Spader

Life is a painting, and you are the artist.  You have on your palette all the colors in the spectrum – the same ones available to Michaelangelo and DaVinci – Paul J Meyer

Give crayons.  Adults are disturbingly impoverished of these magical dream sticks –  Dr Sun Wolfa

Colour is a creative element, not a trimming – Piet Zwart

Gray is the Queen of colors, because she makes everyone else look good –  Helen Van Wyk

Colour stops me in the street, invites me to breathe it in and take it with me – Suzanne Partridge

If time were a color,  I bet it would be a tasteful off white – Greg Parrish

Some of us come on earth seeing.  Some of us come on earth seeing color. – Louise Nevelson

Colors pursue me like a constant worry.   They even worry me in my sleep – Claude Monet

I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music – Joan Miro

A thimbleful of red is redder than a bucketful – Henri Matisse

As the sun colors flowers, so does art color life – John Lubbock

Man needs color to live, it’s just as necessary an element as fire and water – Fernand Leger

All colors will agree in the dark – Francis Bacon

Color is the fruit of life – Guillaume Apollinaire

Colors are the smiles of nature – Leigh Hunt

Coloring outside the lines is a fine art – Kim Nance

The ones who are crazy enough who think they can color the world are the ones who do – Steve Jobs

Color in a painting is like enthusiasm in life – Vincent Van Gogh

I prefer living in color – David Hockney

The colors live a remarkable life of their own after they have been applied to the canvas  – Edvard Munch

All colors are the friends of their neighbors and the lovers of their opposites – Marc Chagall

He who wishes to become a master of color must see, feel and experience each individual color in its endless combinations with all other colors – Johannes Itten

Color is my day-long obsession, joy, and torment – Claude Monet

Colors speak all languages – Joseph Addison

Color!  What a deep and mysterious language, the language of dreams – Paul Gauguin

Mere color, unspoiled by meaning and unallied with definite form, can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways – Oscar Wilde

Generally speaking, color directly influences the soul.  Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the hammers, the soul is the piano with many strings.  The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another purposefully, to cause vibrations in the soul-  Wassily Kandinsky

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary – Pablo Picasso

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life – Pablo Picasso

A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who inspires – Salvador Dali

Everyone discussed my art and pretends to understand as if it were necessary to understand when it is simply necessary to love – Claude Monet

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint – Edward Hopper

Art is not what you see but what you make others see – Degas

Color is the place where my brain and the universe meet – Paul Klee

What I need most is color, always, always – Claude Monet

Each color lives by its mysterious life – Wassily Kandinsky

The whole world as we experience it visually comes to us through the mystic realm of color – Hans Hofmann

I am installed in a fairylike place, I do not know where to poke my head; everything is superb, and I would like to do everything, so I use up and squander lots of color, for there are trials to be made – Claude Monet

Color can do anything that black and white can –  Vincente Minnelli

I’d rather see the world as a rainbow than endless shades of gray – Amani Abbas

Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second – Mattie Stepanek

Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud- Maya Angelou

If you want to live your life in a creative way, as an artist, you have to not look back too much.    You have to be willing to take whatever you’ve done and whoever who were and throw them away – Steve Jobs

Do more of what makes you happy

I sometimes think that what I do as a writer is to make a kind of coloring book, where all the lines are there,  and then you put in the color – John Irving

You are the rainbow of hope in someone else’s grey sky – Emily Madill

We could learn a lot from crayons.   Some are pretty, some are dull, while others bright, some have weird names,  but they have all learned to live together in the same box – Robert Fullghum

Sometimes you have to see people as crayons.  They may not be your favorite color, but you need them to complete the picture

The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most – John Ruskin

The greatest masterpieces were once only pigments on a palette – Henry S Haskins

Life is about using the whole box of crayons – RuPaul

My idea of Bliss – A rainy day, hot coffee, coloring book, and all the art supplies – Coloring Queen

Add some sparkle to your day

Don’t be bitter add some glitter

I call myself a beginner colorist – I like to begin pages and not finish them – Coloring Queen

If in doubt add some glitter

I feel like I should clean the house so I’ll just color in until the feeling passes – Coloring Queen

For every one coloring page, I color I add another 5 coloring books to my wish list – Coloring Queen

If only coloring burned as many calories as exercising – Coloring Queen

I only buy coloring books so my cat has a box to play with honestly .. Coloring Queen

I’m so sorry I can’t make it this weekend  – I have plans (plan to color in) – Coloring Queen

I really must start saving money and acting like a grown-up – oooh look a new coloring book – Coloring Queen

Finally found a few boxes for my coloring books – – Coloring Queen

My mission in life is to rescue coloring books and art supplies trapped at Amazon – Coloring Queen

If you walk a mile in my shoes you will end up at the art shop – Coloring Queen

I love color therapy

I love coffee and coloring  – Coloring Queen

Coloring makes everything better – even Mondays  – Coloring Queen

I color instead of doing housework – Coloring Queen

Yes, I do have a retirement plan – coloring – Coloring Queen

My investment portfolio consists of coloring and craft supplies – – Coloring Queen

Coloring – cheaper than therapy

Weekend Forecast – coloring with a chance of chocolate – Coloring Queen

Money can’t buy happiness but it can buy new coloring supplies and that’s close enough – Coloring Queen

I wonder if my coloring supplies dream of me too – Coloring Queen

I love to party and by party, I mean put on my PJ’s and color in

My idea of a workout is organizing my coloring supplies – Coloring Queen

I love to take romantic walks through the art shop –  Coloring Queen

Some days I’m amazed at what I can achieve, on the other days I spend ages searching for the pencil that I’m holding – Coloring Queen


Happy coloring x