60+ Tattoo Quotes – Short and Inspirational Quotes for Tattoos
Different Categories of Tattoo Quotes
Love Tattoo Quotes for Men & Women
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea
Honore de Balzac
All my life, my heart has yearned for a thing I cannot name.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
Latin Quotes for Tattoos
Status quo, you know, is Latin for ‘the mess we’re in’.
Inspirational Tattoo Quotes
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Great hopes make great men.
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.
Life Quotes for Tattoos
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
I do not regret one moment of my life.
I love life because what more is there.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is anything that dies when you stomp on it.
Bible Tattoo Quotes
God himself preserved the Bible, and brought it down through the ages.
Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains.
The words of the Bible, and the Bible alone, should be heard from the pulpit.
Ellen G. White
There’s no better book with which to defend the Bible than the Bible itself.
Dwight L. Moody
We gather for prayer, and reading the Bible, and singing the songs of David.
Small Quotes for Tattoos
I have never been hurt by what I have not said.
I rant, therefore I am.
I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.
If love is the answer, could you please rephrase the question?
Marilyn Monroe Tattoo Quotes
A sex symbol becomes a thing. I just hate to be a thing.
Dogs never bite me. Just humans.
Dreaming about being an actress, is more exciting then being one.
Hollywood is a place where they’ll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.
I don’t mind making jokes, but I don’t want to look like one.
I’m very definitely a woman and I enjoy it.
I’ve been on a calendar, but I’ve never been on time.
If I’m a star, then the people made me a star.
It’s all make believe, isn’t it?
It’s not true I had nothing on, I had the radio on
Men are so willing to respect anything that bores them.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
What do I wear in bed? Why, Chanel No. 5, of course.
Music Quotes for Tattoos
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
I don’t care much about music. What I like is sounds.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Music is my religion.
Music is the shorthand of emotion.
Funny Quotes for Tattoos
Be obscure clearly.
E. B. White
Experience is what you have after you’ve forgotten her name.
Guilt: the gift that keeps on giving.
I like marriage. The idea.
If two wrongs don’t make a right, try three.
Laurence J. Peter
Family Tattoo Quotes
A family can develop only with a loving woman as its center.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
George Bernard Shaw
Family is not an important thing, it’s everything.
Michael J. Fox
I don’t think anyone has a normal family.
Coloring of Quotes for Tattoos should be in a dark ink such dark green, blue, black, and red for visibility. Fonts should definitely be a consideration. Have fun with this; there are fonts to choose from you are sure to find one that matches the genre of quotation that you’ve chosen. If you select other patterns or designs as backgrounds for your quotations for tattoos, select a color that goes well with skin coloring. Discuss with your tattoo artist.
Placement of quotation for tattoos probably wear best on the hip, chest, upper arm, shoulder, back, and around the ankles.
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