65 Cleaning Quotes On Success In Life

These cleaning quotes will inspire you. Cleaning is the process of removing unwanted substances, such as dirt, infectious agents, and other impurities, from an object or environment. Cleaning occurs in many different contexts and uses many different methods. Several occupations are devoted to cleaning.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging cleaning quotes, cleaning sayings, and cleaning proverbs.

Best Cleaning Quotes

  1. “Clean up your own mess.” ~ Robert Fulghum
  2. “I’ve tried to lead a straight, clean life, not set any kind of a bad example.” ~ Elvis Presley
  3. “Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing.” ~ Phyllis Diller
  4. “No person who can read is ever successful at cleaning out an attic.” ~ Ann Landers

  5. “The rocks, to a great extent, look swept clean. It’s a much cleaner surface than what we had a right to hope for.” ~ Steve Squyres
  6. “Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.” ~ Charles Dickens
  7. “I am never five minutes into stripping the clutter from my life before I start running into the clutter that is my life.” ~ Robert Breault
  8. “Excuse the mess but we live here.” ~ Roseanne Barr

  9. “Let’s clean up our environment. Let’s clean up our bodies, but most importantly, let’s not permit our babies of the future to be polluted before they are even born.” ~ Louise Slaughter
  10. “I’m always happy when I’m cleaning, and besides, I had just found out that I was going to have a baby.” ~ Peggy Lee
  11. “You cannot make women contented with cooking and cleaning and you need not try.” ~ Ellen Swallow Richards
  12. “Housekeeping ain’t no joke.” ~ Louisa May Alcott

  13. “The time I save setting up and cleaning up probably balances out by the time I spend on output.” ~ Buffy Sainte-Marie
  14. “The cleaning is something I use as a reward if I get some work done. I go into a very happy state of mind when I’m vacuuming.” ~ Joyce Carol Oates , Cleaning quotes for work
  15. “I love cleaning, weird but true. It really relaxes me.” ~ Jessie J
  16. “My idea of superwoman is someone who scrubs her own floors.” ~ Bette Midler

  17. “The failure of the system to deal quickly was attributable to Nixon’s lying, stonewalling and refusal to come clean. So it took 26 months for the final truth to be known.” ~ Bob Woodward
  18. “I always clean before the cleaning lady comes. If not, when I come home, I can’t find anything. Cleaning ladies are always hiding things you leave out.” ~ Celia Cruz
  19. “I was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker, put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in Brooklyn so I would have food on the table. But she taught me as I walked her to the subway that life is about not where you start, but where you’re going. That’s family values.” ~ Al Sharpton
  20. “Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.” ~ Kurt Vonnegut

  21. “The obvious issue is providing clean drinking water and sanitation to every single human being on earth at the cost of little more than one year of the Kyoto treaty.” ~ Bjorn Lomborg
  22. “Fuel cell vehicles run on clean-burning hydrogen and are three times more efficient than the traditional combustible engine.” ~ Albert Wynn
  23. “When we realize we can make a buck cleaning up the environment, it will be done!” ~ Dennis Weaver
  24. “Did you know babies are nauseated by the smell of a clean shirt?” ~ Jeff Foxworthy

  25. “The meals were served in a large hall, in which Moctezuma was accustomed to eat, and the dishes quite filled the room, which was covered with mats and kept very clean.” ~ Hernando Cortes
  26. “The government should set a goal for a clean environment but not mandate how that goal should be implemented.” ~ Dixie Lee Ray
  27. “The secret thoughts of a man run over all things, holy, profane, clean, obscene, grave, and light, without shame or blame.” ~ Thomas Hobbes
  28. “The circuit training program along with a healthy clean diet is the way to excellent results.” ~ Lee Haney

  29. “Life is denied by lack of attention, whether it be to cleaning windows or trying to write a masterpiece.” ~ Nadia Boulanger
  30. “There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts he puts on every day.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  31. “Some of us are like a shovel brigade that follow a parade down Main Street cleaning up.” ~ Donald T. Regan
  32. “Why do I continue making movies? Making movies is better than cleaning toilets.” ~ Klaus Kinski

  33. “Just as there’s garbage that pollutes the Potomac river, there is garbage polluting our culture. We need an Environmental Protection Agency to clean it up.” ~ Pat Buchanan
  34. “Few tasks are more like the torture of Sisyphus than housework, with its endless repetition: the clean becomes soiled, the soiled is made clean, over and over, day after day.” ~ Simone de Beauvoir
  35. “When I was a kid a growing up in Ontario, Canada, Lake Erie was so polluted, I never thought it would ever, EVER be turned around where they could start cleaning it out in my lifetime!” ~ Rick Danko
  36. “I enjoy the cleaning up – something about the getting of things in order for winter – making the garden secure – a battening down of hatches perhaps… It just feels right.” ~ David Hobson

  37. “I’ve met them down in the Cost and Accounting Department, clean-shaven and in white collars. They can’t see a damn thing ridiculous about themselves… only about you.” ~ Jean Shepherd
  38. “I’ve always had the impression that real militants are like cleaning women, doing a thankless, daily but necessary job.” ~ Francois Truffaut
  39. “My mother came here to New York. She and my grandmother were domestics, cooking, cleaning for other people.” ~ David Dinkins
  40. “Of course I was delighted the flight was over, but I still had to worry about cleaning up inside the cabin, I had to worry about the hatch, how to get in the sling, and so on.” ~ Alan Shepard

  41. “There we times when everybody in the house has the flu. You’re cleaning up vomit and it’s 2 in the morning, and you’re wishing there was somebody else there to help you.” ~ Meg Tilly
  42. “I am the granddaughter of a Welsh coal miner who was determined that his kids get out of the mines. My dad got his first job when he was six years old, in a little village in Wales called Nantyffyllon, cleaning bottles at the Colliers Arms.” ~ Ann Romney
  43. “In many ways, our campaign this year will be the same as last time: We’re still going to focus on fixing up basics and cleaning up ethics at City Hall.” ~ Laura Miller
  44. “A great thing about these trees is that they are excellent for cleaning, both groundwater, and of course, air.” ~ Mike Lowry

  45. “Superfund was passed with the good intention of cleaning up America’s toxic waste sites” ~ Fred Thompson
  46. “Mr. Vice President, the most fiscally conservative thing this government has ever done, is to invest massively in the green part of the recovery. Because those green dollars are the hardest working dollars in the history of American politics. That same dollar that is being used to cut energy bills, is also cutting global warming gas emissions, is also cutting unemployment, is also cutting poverty, through retrofits it’s also raising the value of homes, is also by cleaning the air, cutting asthma rates.” ~ Van Jones , Cleaning quotes for home
  47. “It’s meant to reaffirm the validity of that music – clean, minimalist, honest, classic music.” ~ Dwight Yoakam
  48. “It’s very clean. With tape, you get noise.” ~ Herb Alpert

  49. “I can’t write if someone else is in the house, not even the cleaning woman.” ~ Patricia Highsmith
  50. “I started my own little carpet and upholstery cleaning business. I’ve done it for 20 years. I live well” ~ Tommy Kirk
  51. “I am just a nice, clean-cut Mongolian boy.” ~ Yul Brynner , Cleaning quotes for business
  52. “At least I’m going into the job with clean hands.” ~ Pete Rozelle

  53. “The 6th of August in the morning we saw an opening in the land and we ran into it, and anchored in 7 and a half fathom water, 2 miles from the shore, clean sand.” ~ William Dampier
  54. “I visited those friends who’d just had a baby, and she was washing dishes and he was cleaning the house, and I burst with happiness. And in their minds, they were in this terrible domestic rut” ~ Josh Lucas
  55. “I started making some proper decisions, getting things in order. It’s kind of like cleaning up your house. I was looking for direction for what God wanted me to do – and that’s when I got a call about The Passion.” ~ Scott Stapp
  56. “I’m eighteen years behind in my ironing. There’s no use doing it now, it doesn’t fit anybody I know.” ~ Phyllis Diller

  57. “There is no Democratic or Republican way of cleaning the streets.” ~ Fiorello H. La Guardia
  58. “I could draw Bloom County with my nose and pay my cleaning lady to write it, and I’d bet I wouldn’t lose 10% of my papers over the next twenty years. Such is the nature of comic-strips. Once established, their half-life is usually more than nuclear waste.” ~ Berkeley Breathed
  59. “I make no secret of the fact that I would rather lie on a sofa than sweep beneath it. But you have to be efficient if you’re going to be lazy.” ~ Shirley Conran
  60. “Housework is work directly opposed to the possibility of human self-actualization.” ~ Ann Oakley

  61. “The best time to plan a book is while you’re doing the dishes.” ~ Agatha Christie
  62. “All a woman needs is a good bath, clean clothes, and for her hair to be combed. These things she can do herself. I very seldom go to the hairdresser, but when I do, I just marvel.” ~ Hedy Lamarr
  63. “Slash sat me down at his house and said, You’ve got to clean up your act. You know you’ve gone too far when Slash is saying, Look, you’ve got to get into rehab.” ~ Charlie Sheen
  64. “In a neighborhood, as in life, a clean bandage is much, much better than a raw or festering wound.” ~ Ed Koch

  65. “I’d find it demeaning to be cleaning toilets.” ~ Jack Kevorkian

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