Top 135 Neat Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Neat Quotes from famous people such as Laura Mennell, Stewart O’Nan, Clive Owen, Sage Northcutt, William S. Burroughs, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

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I enjoy being in Toronto – there’s lots of energy, lots of neat different neighbourhoods – but Vancouver is still home and always will be. I miss going for walks on the ocean with beautiful mountains.
Laura Mennell
The story is always in service to the characters, and is only as long or short, or neat or ragged as it needs to be.
Stewart O’Nan
Very often when you see families it’s all perfect and neat, and parenting isn’t like that. You do have constant negotiations. Things are ever developing and ever changing, and you constantly have to evaluate how you deal with your kids.
Clive Owen
What’s neat about Sacramento is that you can drive – which I’ve done with the team a bunch of times – is drive, like, an hour or an hour and a half, and you’re in Lake Tahoe, and you can go out to the lake or go up in the mountains or go off-road driving or hiking.
Sage Northcutt
Some people like neat suburbs. I always am attracted to the rundown and the old and the offbeat.
William S. Burroughs
And in real life endings aren’t always neat, whether they’re happy endings, or whether they’re sad endings.
Stephen King
Each goal, each win, going to different buildings, the rivalries, the excitement – it is something. I try to catch myself, you know, in the warm-ups, when you’re on the line and the anthem and you get to some milestones and stuff. It’s such a neat experience.
Jarome Iginla
So I didn’t have anything to do with picking the songs, but I got to musically take them in places I thought might be interesting, so it was a real neat collaboration among the three of us.
Vince Gill
A deliberate choice on my part was for the player to continue to find new possibilities in the early Attic rooms far into the game. I think this builds atmosphere, though it means there’s no neat division of the prologue from the middle game.
Graham Nelson
There’s something pure about our bloodline: There are no accidental kids of gay parents. Every single gay parent desperately, passionately wanted to be a parent. That’s neat, and I hope we can keep it that way.
B. D. Wong
I’m a bit of a pick-pocket on-set. If something is small enough to go in my pocket, and it will be neat memorabilia, it’s gone.
Evangeline Lilly
That’s one of the neat things about ‘Call of Duty.’ There are areas in the game where we were able to score the gameplay.
Michael Giacchino
I love giving back. There were a lot of people when I got started who really helped me. I do a lot of seminars and appearances. It’s neat to be able to be in a position to do that. I’ve always loved coaching; it’s how I got started.
Brian Shaw
I love physics because it’s neat and it’s orderly in its own peculiar way.
Jim Peebles
What is poor? We had food. We dressed well. We didn’t have a lot, but what we had fit, and it was always neat.
Walter Payton
The world does not have tidy endings. The world does not have neat connections. It is not filled with epiphanies that work perfectly at the moment that you need them.
Dennis Lehane
It’s been really fun to see with each album when I change to see the fans of the show emulate my style and with the first record a lot of the kids in the crowd were wearing neck ties like I was and now you’ll see a lot of girls with pink hair. It’s cool, it’s actually really neat.
Avril Lavigne
To get art nowadays, in cinema or books or anything, that grapples with the possibility of a meaningless universe… it just doesn’t happen any more. In even the most indie of the indie films, everything has to come to some kind of neat conclusion.
Emily Mortimer
When I’m the happiest, my desk is not neat. It has lots of pens and the books I love. It gets messy when I’m in the flow. So many houses are so neat.
Alexandra Stoddard
We’ve been some cool places fishing. My parents and my family all went up to Alaska. We fished for king salmon, and that was really neat.
Luke Kuechly
Being on a television show and having so many fans is something that I’ve never experienced before, and it’s really neat when they come up to you and are like, ‘That storyline is amazing and really spoke to me in my life,’ and it’s really cool. I really enjoy it.
Shantel VanSanten
I think one of the great problems we have in the Republican Party is that we don’t encourage you to be nasty. We encourage you to be neat, obedient, loyal and faithful and all those Boy Scout words, which would be great around a campfire but are lousy in politics.
Newt Gingrich
I’m quite ragged. People say ‘raw,’ and some people don’t like raw. They prefer it neat and tidy but you can’t be neat and tidy and also be leaping above people at the far stick to score goals.
Michail Antonio
If you’re an L.C.N. guy, you don’t have facial hair and you don’t have long hair. You have to be neat all the time. It’s the rule.
Joseph D. Pistone
When you are doing something neat, and you’re doing it with neat people, and there is that convergence, something amazing will happen.
Rony Abovitz
Rush Holt would be a fine senator. He’s an actual physicist, which is neat. He cares very strongly about global warming, which is probably the single most pressing issue of our era.
Alex Pareene
The Inhumans, just as an idea – the idea that you were an ordinary horseman until you were exposed to this catalyst that is a very rare element – is a neat idea in and of itself.
Charles Soule
Dirt makes a man look masculine. Let your hair blow in the wind, and all that. It’s OK. All you have to do is look neat when you have to look neat.
Hedy Lamarr
I always think that’s neat, when you can hear a story told from different points of view, different perspectives.
Jason Isbell
At school I was very shy and coincidentally inherited the title ‘little miss worry guts,’ and that was just among the staff. I learned early on that I could make people laugh, and as my small neat body betrayed me by growing to dizzying heights, I used it as a tool that translated into complete slap-stick comedy.
Erin O’Connor
I have to admit: I have been known to be obsessively neat and like things arranged ‘just so.’
David Alan Basche
Some of the first infographics I did started off as not

Some of the first infographics I did started off as notes to myself: trying to plot out, for instance, how IP addresses are allocated. After a while, I thought, ‘This is a neat thing I can share with people, and they can follow me along in that process of understanding.’
Randall Munroe
There are two things that I hate: getting up at 6 in the morning and making my bed. I’m as neat as a pin, but I will not make beds. Period. I don’t care if I get into them and they’re messy. I just don’t care.
Brigid Berlin
I always was fascinated by neat nicknames.
Steve Sabol
Just to be able to say you’re No. 1, you are the best golfer on the planet, just for one day, would be the best thing ever. Knowing that you were the best in the world would be pretty neat.
Jason Day
It’s pretty neat to be able to help the team in different ways.
J. J. Watt
I can’t believe that people actually know my first and last name. I think it’s really, really, gosh-darn neat.
Brittany Murphy
Genius doesn’t always come in neat packages.
Jonathan Agnew
It’s so amazing that you can give somebody like David Fincher ‘House of Cards,’ and he can do whatever he wants – Netflix doesn’t say, ‘Oh, you can’t do that,’ or, ‘We need a subplot here about this.’ It’s pretty neat that it is allowing the creatives to be creative.
Jane Lynch
In the real world, answers may not be clear cut. There will be messy choices, and you’re not going to be able to construct a policy response in a neat and tidy way. Being able to listen to other people, even as you stay true to your principles, that’s how you actually succeed.
Jake Sullivan
Like any parent, they’ve been extremely supportive of my racing throughout my childhood. I mean, my mom says that she didn’t want me racing, but I think my dad and I both knew she wasn’t going to win that battle. She loves it more than anybody, so it’s neat to have the archives of all my old races.
Kyle Larson
I would always see my dad who was a big scotch drinker just enjoying his scotch with one ice cube or neat.
Aiden English
One thing that sticks in my mind is when I was a kid, and I had just learned to read, I came across one of my older sister’s textbooks that explained compound pulley. I thought that was really neat, and I still do.
Jim Peebles
It was really really neat to make the movie because there were mentally challenged actors in the movie. So that was really really cool to work with them and they were always really happy, and they made everybody really happy on the set too.
Dakota Fanning
The slasher film is such a neat, self-contained genre.
Stephen Graham Jones
I’m a freak of neat. The kitchen has to be clean.
Geoffrey Zakarian
I’m a neat freak.
Herm Edwards
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat.
John F. Lehman, Jr.
I’m a neat freak… It seems to me that an orderly desk is reflective of an orderly and organized mind, you know?
Jann Wenner
Moviemaking is just really neat, and I really like doing that. I’d like to get into it more, but in terms of my role in all of this and in terms of the gift that God has given me, I had to come to the conclusion that my strength is as a storyteller, creating the story.
Frank Peretti
The cosplayers are very fun. The kids are the best. Everyone is a kid at a comic con. There are some amazing stuff that goes on at these cons. The people have a blast. It’s so neat to see the fans lining up to see you and talk with you. And asking you questions.
Michael Rooker
‘Unjustly Maligned’ is a neat idea for a podcast. Antony Johnston invites a believer to make the case for a cultural artefact that consensus tends to deride.
David Hepworth
Typically, booksellers like to put things into neat little categories.
Nick Hornby
It is in your DNA to love a good story. You know, neat tales with heroes and villains and conflicts to resolve. A good story pushes our buttons, is exciting and memorable.
Barry Ritholtz