Best Chameleon Quotes On Success In Life

These chameleon quotes will inspire you. Chameleon is a small slow-moving Old World lizard with a prehensile tail, long extensible tongue, protruding eyes that rotate independently, and a highly developed ability to change color.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging chameleon quotes, chameleon sayings, and chameleon proverbs.

Famous Chameleon Quotes

  1. “People generally fall into one of three groups: the few who make things happen, the many who watch things happen, and the overwhelming majority who have no notion of what happens. Every person is either a creator of fact or a creature of circumstance. He either puts color into his environment or, like a chameleon, takes color from his environment.” ~ Myles Munroe
  2. “Words are chameleons, which reflect the color of their environment.” ~ Learned Hand
  3. “For me a chameleon is something that disguises itself to look as much like its environment as possible. I always thought I did exactly the opposite of that.” ~ David Bowie
  4. “There are so many different walks of life, so many different personalities in the world. And no longer do you have to be a chameleon and try and adapt to that environment – you can truly be yourself.” ~ Hope Solo

  5. “Everybody in life is a chameleon.” ~ Melanie Chisholm
  6. “I like being like a chameleon who transforms himself with each role.” ~ Oscar Isaac
  7. “Belonging starts with self-acceptance. Your level of belonging, in fact, can never be greater than your level of self-acceptance, because believing that you’re enough is what gives you the courage to be authentic, vulnerable, and imperfect. When we don’t have that, we shape-shift and turn into chameleons; we hustle for the worthiness we already possess.” ~ Brené Brown
  8. “The chameleon Love can feed on the air” ~ William Shakespeare

  9. “I love life way too much and find fun in almost anything. I’m a chameleon.” ~ Kellan Lutz
  10. “I have a lot of chameleon qualities, I get very absorbed in my surroundings.” ~ River Phoenix
  11. “We are chameleons, and our partialities and prejudices change place with an easy and blesses facility, and we are soon wonted to the change and happy in it.” ~ Mark Twain
  12. “We take our colors, chameleon-like, from each other.” ~ Nicolas Chamfort

  13. “To journey without being changed is to be a nomad. To change without journeying is to be a chameleon. To journey and to be transformed by the journeying is to be a pilgrim.” ~ Mark Nepo
  14. “Karma chameleon: we come and go, we come and go.” ~ Boy George
  15. “To be a character actor is to be open, to be a chameleon.” ~ Giancarlo Esposito
  16. “I’m such a chameleon. I never get bored.” ~ Natalie Imbruglia

  17. “Even a chameleon needs the proper amount of suction.” ~ Craig Ferguson
  18. “It’s a new challenge to see how people can change your look. I like words like transformation, reinvention, and chameleon. Because one word I don’t like is predictable.” ~ Naomi Campbell
  19. “I became a chameleon. My color didn’t change. But I could change your perception of my color.” ~ Trevor Noah
  20. “It’s beneficial to play against your type; to be chameleon-like.” ~ Laura Carmichael

  21. “Did you ever see a chameleon catch a fly? The chameleon gets behind the fly and remains motionless for some time, then he advances very slowly and gently, first putting forward one leg and then the other. At last, when well within reach, he darts his tongue and the fly disappears. England is the chameleon and I am that fly.” ~ Lobengula
  22. “I was always an unusual girl. My mother told me I had a chameleon soul, no moral compass pointing due north, no fixed personality; just an inner indecisiveness that was as wide and as wavering as the ocean.” ~ Lana Del Rey , Chameleon quotes personality
  23. “I’m comfortable wherever I am, and I can be anywhere and feel comfortable after three weeks. I adapt, and I’m like a chameleon. If a country doesn’t have Internet, then I get used to not having the Internet. I could basically live anywhere. I’m a nomad at heart. Nothing is more boring than monotony.” ~ Julie Delpy
  24. “The chameleon, who is said to feed upon nothing but air, has of all animals the nimblest tongue.” ~ Jonathan Swift

  25. “I’ll drown more sailors than the mermaid shall; I’ll slay more gazers than the basilisks; I’ll play the orator as well as Nestor, Deceive more slily that Ulysses could, And like a Sinon, take another Troy. I can add colors to the chameleon, Change shapes with Proteus for advantages, And set the murderous Machiavel to school. Can I do this, and cannot get a crown? Tut! were it further off, I’ll pluck it down.” ~ William Shakespeare , Chameleon quotes about colors
  26. “Singing is an incredible expression and something that is important to me, but where I feel comfortable with how much I reveal about myself is acting. I enjoy the characters, the costumes, the wigs and just being a chameleon.” ~ Brie Larson
  27. “We are all a sort of chameleons, that still take a tincture from things near us: nor is it to be wondered at in children, who better understand what they see, than what they hear.” ~ John Locke
  28. “Much guilt arises in the life of the believer from practicing the chameleon life of environmental adaptation.” ~ Beth Moore

  29. “I’m like a chameleon. I can kind of change and get my game going to whatever the situation is. If I play well, which I don’t think I’ve even reached yet at all in this tournament, it’s really hard for anyone on the women’s tour to beat me.” ~ Serena Williams
  30. “A divorce lawyer is a chameleon with a law book.” ~ Marvin Mitchelson
  31. “I give you the chameleon, whose ability to blend itself into the background tells you all you need to know about the roots of ecology and the foundations of a personal identity” ~ Frank Herbert
  32. “I always had a repulsive sort of need to be something more than human.” ~ David Bowie
  33. “I’ve always wanted to be a Meryl Streep or a Natalie Portman. I want to do all kinds of different movies, to be a chameleon. I don’t want to limit myself.” ~ Hayden Panettiere

  34. “Chameleons feed on light and air: Poet’s food is love and fame.” ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley
  35. “Compassion is a chameleon: it can wear the face of fear, anger, sadness, joy, or even dispassion, depending on what’s needed at the time. The compassionate Buddha has a smile in one eye and a tear in the other, and our Buddha mission is to lead people to true freedom, not to hold their hand and tell them that everything is going to be all right. In teaching, compassion means doing whatever needs to be done to get to the next phase.” ~ Gabrielle Roth
  36. “I’m an instant star. Just add water and stir.” ~ David Bowie

  37. “I become a chameleon for wherever I am.” ~ Bob Saget
  38. “I’m a dude who likes to create music with good feeling. I live like a chameleon through music. It all depends on what the beat tells me to do; that’s why you’re always gonna get passionate hooks, because I’m feeling the beats and the emotion behind the drums and melodies.” ~ Kid Cudi
  39. “[William Butler] Yeats has the phrase Hodos Chameliontos, chameleon-like, in that you don’t know where the beginning or the middle or the end is, so it’s an unrelieved hallucination, because you don’t know where you’re coming in and you don’t know where you’re going out. It ends, you’re going into the hallucination, or maybe coming out of it, I don’t know.” ~ Allen Ginsberg
  40. “I am like a chameleon, influenced by whatever’s going on. If Elvis can do it, I can do it. If the Everly Brothers can do it, me and Paul can. Same with Dylan.” ~ John Lennon

  41. “What a sight there is in that “smile!” it changes like a chameleon. There is a vacant smile, a cold smile, a smile of hate, a satiric smile, an affected smile; but, above all, a smile of love.” ~ Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  42. “I believe writers need to be chameleons, or like Meryl Streep, who can play all sorts of characters. A good writer should be able to cross gender lines and people of all social classes. So for me, writing from a male point of view would be a great challenge, that I would look forward to taking on.” ~ Marisha Pessl
  43. “I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.” ~ David Bowie
  44. “I’m a chameleon, so changeable. I see myself as a gadfly and a questioner.” ~ Philip Johnson

  45. “When you can’t draw chameleons and you can’t draw blenders, it’s a bad idea to write strips where chameleons become blenders.” ~ Stephan Pastis
  46. “My ambition is to become one of those actresses that is like a chameleon that you don’t recognize.” ~ Alexandra Roach
  47. “The Chameleon’s face reminded Aristotle of a Baboon. Aristotle wasn’t much of a looker himself.” ~ Will Cuppy
  48. “What shocks the virtuous philosopher, delights the chameleon poet.” ~ John Keats

  49. “Aiyyo, camouflage chameleon,
    ninjas scalin’ your building,
    No time to grab the gun,
    I already got your wife and children” ~ RZA
  50. “‎What color is a chameleon placed on a mirror? … The chameleon responding to its own shifting image is an apt analog of the human world of fashion. Taken as a whole, what are fads but the response of a hive mind to its own reflection? In a 21st-century society wired into instantaneous networks, marketing is the mirror; the collective consumer is the chameleon.” ~ Kevin Kelly
  51. “I kind of consider myself a chameleon in music. I love all sorts of music.” ~ Nick Carter
  52. “I’m a chameleon. I can change my voice a lot. I always was able to, because in my family’s music I was a harmony singer, and harmony singing is really hard.” ~ Linda Ronstadt

  53. “What is the greater good but tyranny’s chameleon?” ~ Karen Marie Moning
  54. “Newt Gingrich was campaigning at a zoo this week and he was bitten by a penguin. Newt Gingrich is always campaigning at zoos. Mitt Romney once did a photo op at a zoo. That was a big mistake, because he stood next to the chameleon, and HE changed colors.” ~ Bill Maher
  55. “I want to make films and write films, which will happen, I’m just taking a different route right now. I’m a bit of a chameleon with the whole entertainment industry so to speak.” ~ David Boreanaz
  56. “The whole chameleon thing about acting. That’s why I’m moving towards directing – it’s a much more healthy occupation.” ~ Andy Serkis

  57. “…the Magnificent Seven consisted of one swimmer of color, a representative from each extreme of the educational spectrum, a muscle man, a giant, a chameleon, and a one-legged psychopath. When I envision us walking seven abreast through the halls of Cutter High, decked out in the sacred blue and gold, my heart swells.” ~ Chris Crutcher
  58. “Acting is what I love. I love being the chameleon, and you can’t do that if you have just one physical type.” ~ Alexander Ludwig
  59. “I’m like a chameleon. I adapt to my situation. It’s very slowed down here. I like it that way. I’m a guy that’s very reserved, quiet and shy myself.” ~ Kevin Durant
  60. “I think I would make a good spy. I can sort of be a chameleon. People don’t notice me very easily. I never get recognized.” ~ Dana Delany

  61. “The reason I trained so hard in school was so that I could be versatile and play any character. With all these in my bag, I’m like a chameleon. I always tell other young actors to go to school, or at least watch movies to learn as much as you can.” ~ Rutina Wesley
  62. “The capacity to transform itself from the inside makes capitalism a somewhat peculiar beast – chameleon-like, it perpetually changes its color; snake-like, it periodically sheds its skin.” ~ David Harvey
  63. “And that’s how the Peacock saved the Chameleon” ~ Ally Carter

  64. “As a model, I didn’t have an identity; I was a chameleon, a silent actress. I was an amorphous thing. I wasn’t full of personality, I was full of solitude and solemnity. I wasn’t a cover-girl type.” ~ Carmen Dell’Orefice
  65. “Because of my Asian-ness, I couldn’t be anonymous – what I said, what I ate, what I did at the weekend were startlingly different to what everyone else did. I was also a performer, quick and chameleon-like, good at accents, so that made me stand out.” ~ Sanjeev Bhaskar

Chameleon is a person who often changes his or her beliefs or behavior in order to please others or to succeed

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