Some quotes about cleanliness
|Civilisation is the distance that man has placed between himself and his own excreta.
Brian W. Aldiss
|Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world.
George Bernard Shaw
|Cleanliness is the scourge of art.
|Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.
P. J. O’Rourke
|Juliet’s version of cleanliness was next to godliness, which was to say it was erratic, past all understanding and was seldom seen.
|Cleanliness is very important. If you let kids make a total mess in the kitchen and then leave, you’re not really teaching them anything.
|I neither drink nor smoke, because my schoolmaster impressed upon me three cardinal virtues; cleanliness in person, cleanliness in mind; temperance.
|There’s something wrong with a mother who washes out a measuring cup with soap and water after she’s only measured water in it.
|I get strangely obsessed about the cleanliness of my house.
|It seems as if an age of genius must be succeeded by an age of endeavour; riot and extravagance by cleanliness and hard work.
|I think toilets are more important than temples. No matter how many temples we go to, we are not going to get salvation. We need to give priority to toilets and cleanliness.
|If by the quarter of the twentieth century godliness wasn’t next to something more interesting than cleanliness, it might be time to reevaluate our notions of godliness.