Top 110 Sensual Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Sensual Quotes from famous people such as Aditi Rao Hydari, Franz Marc, Bill Pullman, Kim Cattrall, Marquis de Sade, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I have played innocent characters that are inherently m

I have played innocent characters that are inherently me, but I have a sensual side, too.
Aditi Rao Hydari
Blue is the male principle, stern and spiritual. Yellow the female principle, gentle, cheerful and sensual. Red is matter, brutal and heavy and always the colour which must be fought and vanquished by the other two.
Franz Marc
I can be sweet-looking innocent girl, but I may have a sensual side to me, which I would love to explore.
Aditi Rao Hydari
The idea of taking classic American stories and reinterpreting them for a time and place is not just commercially viable. These stories also carry a sensual nature of what it meant to be an American, and they deserve to be reinterpreted.
Bill Pullman
I sort of have a love affair with my work. Many of us work far too hard and we don’t put enough value in the epicurean, sensual part of life.
Kim Cattrall
Once you have a child, that becomes your life, and while that’s the way it should be, I sort of have a love affair with my work. Having said that, many of us work far too hard and we don’t put enough value in the epicurean, sensual part of life.
Kim Cattrall
Sensual excess drives out pity in man.
Marquis de Sade
The odd thing about Bob is that even though he’s known as really taking chances and being very sensual, he was also a very moral man.
Ann Reinking
The act of conducting in itself, of waving my arms in the air and being in charge, I didn’t miss. I missed the sensual pleasure of being in contact with music.
Esa-Pekka Salonen
I never thought of Kim Basinger in terms of age. For me she embodies woman with her subtleties and intricacies. She’s sensual and intellectually engaging, elegant with a very strong personal style.
Camilla Belle
I have never known a man who was sensual in his youth, who was high-minded when old.
Charles Sumner
The idea of taking classic American stories and reinterpreting them for a time and place is not just commercially viable. These stories also carry a sensual nature of what it meant to be an American, and they deserve to be reinterpreted.
Bill Pullman
Sensual is everything that refers to the delight of the senses. And that’s what artists do, is stimulate the senses in any possible way.
Shakira
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
With drawing, I am acutely aware of creating something on a sheet of paper. It is a sensual act, which you cannot say about the act of writing. In fact, I often turn to drawing to recover from the writing.
Gunter Grass
When I was a young kid at art school, I loved the sensual geometry of Poliakoff, which, of course, is inherent in my own work.
Sean Scully
I don’t like perfumes that are too strong or sweet. I like a fragrance that is earthy and sensual and can be worn at any time.
Angelina Jolie
Smell is incredibly important and sensual; it communicates who you are.
Sean Combs
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The truth is that from birth on we are, to one extent or another, a fairly sensual species.
Jock Sturges
I really get inspired by songs. Like, if I hear a thug ‘Want to kill ya’ song, I’m ready to go out and get crazy. Or if you hear this really sexual, sensual slow song, I want to go have sex. I’m very animalistic when it comes to stuff like that. Very basic emotions.
Channing Tatum
I thought make-up was a very sensual thing.
Francois Nars
My writing style is very sensual, as in sensory detail.
Laurell K. Hamilton
Lidia Bastianich, sorry, but kind of boring. I mean, I love Lidia, but you can fall asleep watching her. And Mario Batali? I love Mario to death… but he’s not romantic or sensual. Those are the things I bring to the table.
Giada De Laurentiis
Worldly pleasures, such as flow from greatness, riches, honours, and sensual gratifications, are infinitely worse than none.
David Brainerd
Lidia Bastianich, sorry, but kind of boring. I mean, I love Lidia, but you can fall asleep watching her. And Mario Batali? I love Mario to death… but he’s not romantic or sensual. Those are the things I bring to the table.
Giada De Laurentiis
Music can also be a sensual pleasure, like eating food or sex. But its highest vibration for me is that point of taking us to a real understanding of something in our nature which we can very rarely get at. It is a spiritual state of oneness.
Terry Riley
I was a millionaire twice over and half again before I was twenty-one. I stole every nickel of it and blew the bulk of the bundle on fine threads, gourmet foods, luxurious lodgings, fantastic foxes, fine wheels, and other sensual goodies.
Frank Abagnale
Why is there such passion for any sort of gossipy, provocative sensual stuff? It sells!
John Densmore
Originally, when I wrote the song ‘The Sensual World’ I had used text from the end of ‘Ulysses.’ When I asked for permission to use the text, I was refused, which was disappointing.
Kate Bush
My censor board is my own heart and mind. Our audience can say that the women in my films are bold or sensual, but never, ever vulgar.
Pooja Bhatt
Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a com

Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.
Ann Landers
For me, electronic music is like cooking: it’s a sensual organic activity where you can mix ingredients.
Jean-Michel Jarre
Smell is incredibly important and sensual; it communicates who you are.
Sean Combs
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do so alone, but since it unconsciously has the element of heavenly love within it, it can do so.
Franz Kafka
It is the most sensual men who need to flee women and torment their bodies.
Friedrich Nietzsche
I think a woman’s body is so much more sensual than a man’s. I’m not saying strip off all your clothes, but there are certain photos I like people taking of me, where I’m comfortable. As long as it’s tasteful, why not?
Lindsay Lohan
Originally, when I wrote the song ‘The Sensual World’ I had used text from the end of ‘Ulysses.’ When I asked for permission to use the text, I was refused, which was disappointing.
Kate Bush
Just as there is no substitute for original works of art, there is no substitute for the world of direct sensual experience.
Paul Mellon
Worldly pleasures, such as flow from greatness, riches, honours, and sensual gratifications, are infinitely worse than none.
David Brainerd
I love the camera; there’s something very special and sensual about it, and I have a tendency to call it a he, like it was a man. But, unlike a man, a camera is accepting of everything I do.
Lena Olin
Wood is very warm and sensual and meant to be touched.
David Linley
I like to wear bodysuits and things that make me feel really active and athletic and also really sensual.
Sophie Hawley-Weld
Eating is so intimate. It’s very sensual. When you invite someone to sit at your table and you want to cook for them, you’re inviting a person into your life.
Maya Angelou
Making pizza is a great job. All that kneading the dough – everything to do with cooking is wonderful, sensual.
Claire Denis
It’s a very thin line between looking sensual and vulgar.
Sana Khan
There are four Powers: memory and intellect, desire and covetousness. The two first are mental and the others sensual. The three senses: sight, hearing and smell cannot well be prevented; touch and taste not at all.
Leonardo da Vinci
The mechanics of love imply some sort of bridge between the sensual and the spiritual, sometimes to the point of deification; the notion of an afterlife is implicit not only in our couplings, but also in our separations.
Joseph Brodsky
Sensual excess drives out pity in man.
Marquis de Sade
I love sensual materials like silk or cashmere.
Jeanne Damas
A Bond girl must be a strong and independent woman, but at the same time charming and sensual. Those opposite qualities combined together make her interesting. She must be strong but at the same time feminine.
Olga Kurylenko
It was a joy to do something sensual and sexy. It was exciting. I don’t get many of those types of roles.
Mariette Hartley
The unique and supreme voluptuousness of love lies in the certainty of committing evil. And men and women know from birth that in evil is found all sensual delight.
Charles Baudelaire
You know, music is sex. It’s a sensual driving mode that affects people if it’s played a certain way.
Dick Dale
Japan was this wonderful unexplainable sensual explosion – everything about it I found fascinating. There’s a real dichotomy between the ‘Blade Runner’-esque Tokyo to visiting a Buddhist monastery in the countryside.
Edith Bowman
What resonates culturally with me about Japanese style is that it is very covered up but very sensual.
L’Wren Scott
I will always admit immediately to what’s obvious, which is that Homo sapiens is inherently erotic or inherently sensual from birth.
Jock Sturges
I would love to live in ‘The Lord of the Rings.’ J. R. R. Tolkien’s world is so vivid and rich and sensual. I love the country setting and the routine of the hobbits. Of course, I would like to be a hobbit who goes on small adventures – not huge, horrifying ones like Frodo’s quest.
Mary Pope Osborne
Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.
Ludwig van Beethoven
It’s nice to be thought of as soft and sensual.
Mariette Hartley
Miami is one of these great places that is a really sensual, physically beautiful place.
Michael Mann
I believe very much in sensual powers as a means of obtaining understanding.
Laura Esquivel
A ponytail or a chignon makes me feel very beautiful an

A ponytail or a chignon makes me feel very beautiful and sensual. I feel like I can be more myself that way – I can move and talk without worrying about the hair.
Bianca Balti
It’s nice to be thought of as soft and sensual.
Mariette Hartley
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do so alone, but since it unconsciously has the element of heavenly love within it, it can do so.
Franz Kafka
Blue is the male principle, stern and spiritual. Yellow the female principle, gentle, cheerful and sensual. Red is matter, brutal and heavy and always the colour which must be fought and vanquished by the other two.
Franz Marc
There are women who are just extraordinary, who are smart and brilliant, sensual women in their 70s and even 80s!
Amanda de Cadenet
A cat is incredibly physical, and as a performer, I’m physical. If I feel emotions, they move through my body in a way that is sensual. I’m not necessarily in control of that.
Ruth Wilson
I like to wear bodysuits and things that make me feel really active and athletic and also really sensual.
Sophie Hawley-Weld
Singing is a very sensual activity! You engage in it with all your senses and your heart.
Yasmine Hamdan
I think scent is sensual. I guess evoking a mood or a spirit is key, and I think with the women’s fragrances we have evoked different types, moods or sensibilities of a woman – whether it’s Daisy with the sweetness and the innocence or Lola which is more provocative, sexy and sultry.
Marc Jacobs
I don’t like perfumes that are too strong or sweet. I like a fragrance that is earthy and sensual and can be worn at any time.
Angelina Jolie
I really get inspired by songs. Like, if I hear a thug ‘Want to kill ya’ song, I’m ready to go out and get crazy. Or if you hear this really sexual, sensual slow song, I want to go have sex. I’m very animalistic when it comes to stuff like that. Very basic emotions.
Channing Tatum
All bronzes are made to be touched. Bronze is a sensual ‘living’ material. The sweat and oil of your palms adds to the patination.
Peter Marino
To people of my generation, the picture show was really another dimension – sensual, whimsical. No uniforms or collective rites, but a place where little boys like me could laugh and feel free.
Federico Fellini
Too many times you come across lyrics that sound like you’ve heard them before or you can’t really relate to them. And I think that I write songs that sound fresh and sensual in kind of a layered, lush way. But I also think that they are real, and that’s why I wanted to call the record ‘Inside Out.’
Emmy Rossum
Once you know the Romance languages, singing in those languages is so sexy and sensual. I do have a global audience, so why not?
Gloria Estefan
The truth is that from birth on we are, to one extent or another, a fairly sensual species.
Jock Sturges
I want to tap into different styles. Something definitely mature, sultry, sensual, easy listening that everyone can enjoy. Every one of every race and everyone that likes different styles.
LaToya London
I was a millionaire twice over and half again before I was twenty-one. I stole every nickel of it and blew the bulk of the bundle on fine threads, gourmet foods, luxurious lodgings, fantastic foxes, fine wheels, and other sensual goodies.
Frank Abagnale
Japan was this wonderful unexplainable sensual explosion – everything about it I found fascinating. There’s a real dichotomy between the ‘Blade Runner’-esque Tokyo to visiting a Buddhist monastery in the countryside.
Edith Bowman
I think a woman’s body is so much more sensual than a man’s. I’m not saying strip off all your clothes, but there are certain photos I like people taking of me, where I’m comfortable. As long as it’s tasteful, why not?
Lindsay Lohan
The world we live in is not purely visual. For me it’s totally poly-sensorial so the tactile, sensual aspect of living in the work that I do is brought to the fore.
Ross Lovegrove
Real love is the love that sometimes arises after sensual pleasure: if it does, it is immortal; the other kind inevitably goes stale, for it lies in mere fantasy.
Giacomo Casanova
I do think I have an ability to record sensual and emotional facts and factoids, to construct a convincing surface of what life feels like, both physical life and emotional life.
Anne Carson
I still miss qualities of Khmer life that are hard to quantify: the slow, sensual pace, the hovering presence of the past, the vast skies filled with terrifying and beautiful butts. And, of course, the food.
Lawrence Osborne
When you have those two languages – an analytic one like English and a synthetic, very sensual thing like Russian, you get almost a psychotic sense of humanity that permeates nearly everything. It can help you understand, and it can discourage you, because you see how little can be done.
Joseph Brodsky
If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction, usually in the form of sensual pleasure, that wrong desire takes the form of lust rather than love.
Mortimer Adler
We were so fundamental that almost everything had been stripped away from the place of worship. Think of the role words can play, when all other enticements and sensual attractions are gone.
James D. Houston
I think that childhood is innocent, but not in the way we usually believe. I think it’s a very sensual age, where emotions and feelings are so strong just for the simple fact that we are living them for the first time.
Celine Sciamma
I think that childhood is innocent, but not in the way we usually believe. I think it’s a very sensual age, where emotions and feelings are so strong just for the simple fact that we are living them for the first time.
Celine Sciamma
It is impossible to remain indifferent to Japanese culture. It is a different civilisation where all you have learnt must be forgotten. It is a great intellectual challenge and a gorgeous sensual experience.
Alain Ducasse
On stage, I wear my ‘uniform’ – my all white and flowy suit. It makes me feel ‘in-my-body’ and sensual.
Sophie Hawley-Weld
If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction, u

If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction, usually in the form of sensual pleasure, that wrong desire takes the form of lust rather than love.
Mortimer Adler
I still miss qualities of Khmer life that are hard to quantify: the slow, sensual pace, the hovering presence of the past, the vast skies filled with terrifying and beautiful butts. And, of course, the food.
Lawrence Osborne
There are so many things going on in your head while shooting bold scenes. On screen it might look sensual, or hot and great. But when you’re shooting for it, you need to take care of so many things.
Zareen Khan
Work out really hard and be confident because bodies are beautiful, sensual and natural. I’ve also trained in Wushu, a form of martial arts – it’s very beautiful and flowy, and it’s predominantly used in fight scenes in movies, which is how it was introduced to me, and I just love it.
Jessica Clark
My approach has always been rather sensual.
Jil Sander
Stereotypes, they’re sensual, cultural weapons. That’s the way that we attack people. At an artistic level, stereotypes are terrible writing.
Junot Diaz
If I have chosen the female form in particular, it is because beauty has been debased and exploited in our sensual 20th century.
Ruth Bernhard
I do take advantage of, you know, feeling sensual and feeling sexy. And I think that is tremendously empowering and is not diminishing in any way. I fell that any woman who is in control, who is in touch with her femininity and sensuality, is a woman that is empowered.
Shakira
Miami is one of these great places that is a really sensual, physically beautiful place.
Michael Mann
Stereotypes, they’re sensual, cultural weapons. That’s the way that we attack people. At an artistic level, stereotypes are terrible writing.
Junot Diaz
Romanian is a very beautiful, sensual, poetic language.
Herta Muller
I sort of have a love affair with my work. Many of us work far too hard and we don’t put enough value in the epicurean, sensual part of life.
Kim Cattrall
There are four Powers: memory and intellect, desire and covetousness. The two first are mental and the others sensual. The three senses: sight, hearing and smell cannot well be prevented; touch and taste not at all.
Leonardo da Vinci
Wit as an instrument of revenge is as infamous as art is as a means of sensual titillation.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Money is sensual.
Jerry Stiller
People tend to think of fairy tales as ‘archetypal.’ They are also extremely sensual, something which translates well over the ages.
Kate Bernheimer
Bengali women have a lot of sensual appeal.
Vivek Agnihotri