65 Low Key Quotes On Success In Life

These low key quotes will inspire you. Low key, having or producing dark tones only with little contrast or not elaborate, showy, or intensive; modest or restrained.

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

Best Low Key Quotes

  1. “A man’s high success requires a key; but his happiness needs personality to be low-key” ~ Anuj
  2. “I’m much more low-key than the characters I’ve played.” ~ Matt LeBlanc
  3. “I live a very low-key life.” ~ Martin Yan
  4. “It is a different world, the underground. When you hit mainstream, you hit a saturation level and that turns some people off. When you are on more low-key stuff, it works to your advantage and it creates a buzz on the streets. At that point, the sky is the limit.” ~ Joe Budden
  5. “It’s nice to have some anonymity and still be low key.” ~ Melanie Fiona

  6. “Large audiences did not suit my low-key approach.” ~ Van Morrison
  7. “In life, I’m pretty low-key and quite non-descript.” ~ Olivia Cooke
  8. “By nature, I am a low-key person and like being behind the camera.” ~ Rohit Shetty
  9. “I really like to live my life in a low-key fashion.” ~ Alicia Keys
  10. “Somedays I think I’m a rebel in my own mind but most of the times I’m a low-key, follow the rules type of guy.” ~ Denzel Whitaker

  11. “There’re always some notorious people in the crew who are doing crazy things, but I try to keep it a little more low-key. My crazy thing is always just the show and putting all my energy into it.” ~ Hoodie Allen
  12. “I like to keep my surroundings low-key. I don’t need much around me. I’m easy don’t need a lot of racket.” ~ Randy Moss
  13. “Nows the time to go for all the gusto you can grab. You’ll have plenty of time to be low-key when you’re laid out on the slab.” ~ Al Yankovic
  14. “I’m pretty low-key; you’ll often find me in jeans, a T-shirt and sweatshirt.” ~ Olivia Wilde
  15. “I’m very, very low-key in general.” ~ Debby Ryan

  16. “Modest. When they meet me, they think I’m going to be outgoing, but I like things low-key. I don’t like people to think I’m bragging.” ~ Laura Prepon
  17. “I’m perpetually single. Being alone is not the same as being lonely. I like to do things that glorify being alone. I buy a candle that smells pretty, turn down the lights, and make a playlist of low-key songs. If you don’t act like you’ve been hit by the plague when you’re alone on a Friday night and just see it as a chance to have fun by yourself, it’s not a bad day.” ~ Taylor Swift
  18. “I’m not altogether sure what I’m going to do for that. I think it will be a lot more low-key than the other two I’ve done. Dare I say it, a bit more relaxing.” ~ Peter Banks
  19. “I’ve got a very behind-the-scenes personality. I don’t know how I became a performer. I like to stay discreet, out of the public eye, very low-key.” ~ Leon Redbone
  20. “When we do get a little time off, I tend to watch movies, go to dinners, and keep it low-key.” ~ Nina Dobrev

  21. “It’s the demand in many ways of modern television drama – it’s very low key and naturalistic, and, generally speaking, the characters that I’ve played have not been low key and naturalistic.” ~ Rowan Atkinson
  22. “My public image is so low-key, but I get to travel the world and still have an audience and it’s really amazing. I don’t take that for granted.” ~ K. D. Lang
  23. “We thought, you know, this will just be kind of low-key. And no one will ever know we’re here, and we’re tucked back in.” ~ Kurt Meyer
  24. “Sometimes it’s more difficult to do very simple, low-key films.” ~ Catherine Deneuve
  25. “I’m kind of a low-key guy. The spotlight doesn’t suit me. I’m more of a side dish–cole slaw or French fries or a Wham! backup singer.” ~ Haruki Murakami

  26. “I was very, very shocked about Cooperstown. I thought my chances were fairly good, but I tried to stay low key about it, not too high and not too low. That was the way I played, too.” ~ Al Kaline
  27. “When I was young, I wanted to do something more low-key, like become a drummer in a rock band.” ~ Brooke Burke
  28. “I try to keep my life low key, and I don’t like going to parties unless they’re thrown by a friend of mine, or they’re to do with a project I’m in, or it’s because I’ve been nominated for an award.” ~ James McAvoy , Low key quotes life
  29. “While Jeb Bush finds himself mired in the muck of an intramural fight in his own party over his remarks about the Iraq War, Hillary Clinton is sticking to the low-key strategy, and it looks like it`s working.” ~ Chris Matthews
  30. “Some of your worst gangsters are guys who were very low-key.” ~ Mickey Rourke

  31. “What directors of television drama constantly tell you is ‘Don’t act it. Don’t try. Don’t emphasize that word’. Whereas with someone like Blackadder, even though he’s a relatively low key character in a way, he did relish the lines that he had and the words that he was given, with a lot of inflection.” ~ Rowan Atkinson
  32. “How often you are irresistibly drawn to a plain, unassuming woman, whose soft silvery tones render her positively attractive! In the social circle, how pleasant it is to hear a woman talk in that low key which always characterizes the true lady. In the sanctuary of home, how such a voice soothes the fretful child and cheers the weary husband!” ~ Charles Lamb
  33. “Jesus. Low-Key Lyesmith,” said Shadow. and then he heard what he was saying and he understood. “Loki,” he said. “Loki Lie-smith.” “You’re slow,” said Loki, “but you get there in the end.” And his lips twisted into a scarred smile and the embers danced in the shadows of his eyes.” ~ Neil Gaiman
  34. “I love going to work, doing acting. I love when I’m done with a movie or a TV show. I love hitting the road or being in the studio or going on tour. That’s what I get off on. I don’t need to have my business in the press and all that stuff. I’m pretty low key. It’s all about the work for me.” ~ Bryan Greenberg , Low key quotes about love
  35. “I grew up in the south of Italy, next to the sea, which was a great place to grow up. The type of life we lived there was very relaxing. Just very fun, open-minded people. It was all very sociable and low-key.” ~ Nicki Minaj

  36. “Actually, social drug-taking went kind of low-key for a couple of years. Probably because of AIDS, people got very conscious of their health. But it seems to be making a comeback. Just the other night I was at a party where people kept disappearing into the bathroom every few minutes. I’m glad I did all that in my 20s and that I’m done with it. And that I wrote about it in Postcards from the Edge.” ~ Carrie Fisher
  37. “It is not coincidence that at Barcelona we have low-key lifestyles and we have been successful. We know we are football players and not movie stars.” ~ Lionel Messi
  38. “I think jewelry is beautiful on all women and I think it’s sentimental – and Disney is sentimental. It’s subtle and it’s low-key and it’s just a sweet reminder of sweetness.” ~ Kidada Jones
  39. “People see me as pretty low key in a lot of ways. And for me, like, even choosing to be John Legend and to be who I am as a star, as an artist, it’s a risk ’cause I – you know, I graduated from college and worked as a management consultant, and I could have had this very kind of buttoned-up life and worn suits to work every day.” ~ John Legend
  40. “Heather and I decided we were going to be pretty low-key at the convention.” ~ Mary Cheney

  41. “I try to stay level-headed and it’s always the way I’ve been. Sometimes your personality out in the real world, you want to take that into your sport because that’s where you feel comfortable. You never want to try to do something that’s not you or you don’t feel comfortable doing. That’s where you get in trouble. It’s the only way I’ve played sports and done things. I’m low-key, but I’m very competitive and hate to lose.” ~ Eli Manning
  42. “I’d love to take a year off and travel the world under the radar. I would love to do it really low key. I wouldn’t need to stay in fancy hotels or anything; I just want to explore – but I don’t know how I’d do it. Would I shave my head to try and go incognito? Ha ha! I’m not telling.” ~ Zac Efron
  43. “Generally speaking, they have as many stars as other firms, but they are low-key about it, because that’s not the Goldman way, but their bench is a lot deeper. I think Goldman has as many A players, but more importantly they have fewer C players. And no firm, I have noticed, has the depth anywhere like that.” ~ William D. Cohan
  44. “I always want my shoes real clean. The front of my shoe is really like my personality, where off the court I’m kind of calm and kind of shy a little bit – low key. In the back, it’s kind of crazy, just like me on the court. I love how both of my personalities are involved into the shoe.” ~ Derrick Rose
  45. “I’m a pretty low-key North Carolina boy. I like to go fishing and hang out with my friends.” ~ Scotty McCreery

  46. “I was pretty nervous when I met Robert DeNiro. I kind of felt like a kid in a candy store for the first time. I couldn’t wipe the grin off of my face. But Bobby DeNiro was really, really sweet and made me feel very comfortable. He’s very low-key and just a superstar professional, and totally someone to be admired.” ~ Yvonne Strahovski
  47. “LA is an intense city. I was probably a bit too sensitive. I didn’t have any friends so I was keeping pretty low key. I just whipped myself up into a bit of an emotional frenzy.” ~ Matt Corby
  48. “My style when I was 17 was very low-key with jeans, T-shirts, and Converse. I was signed to a major record label by then, so I had stylists helping me.” ~ Michelle Branch
  49. “I think [Donald] Trump is going to try to be fairly low key, but the problem is that I don`t think he is going to very well with [Hillary] Clinton attacking him fairly relentlessly for 90 minutes.” ~ Josh Barro
  50. “I absolutely love low-key restaurants.” ~ Andy Cohen

  51. “In real life I’m very low-key. A wallflower. One of the reasons I went into comedy and acting was that I was sick of being shy.” ~ Jemaine Clement
  52. “I’d be really interested in making a dramatic, low-key 3D film.” ~ James Mangold
  53. “Fourth of July. My birthday is July first, and my best friend’s birthday is July fifth, so it’s always been a favorite holiday. It’s all about having a cooler full of sodas, hot dogs, and just hanging out and shooting off firecrackers, being low-key, watching the fireworks.” ~ Hilarie Burton
  54. “Before I was not in the television cameras every 5 minutes, I wasn’t as visible, but this year I plan on being more visible to ensure that Virgin Rap Division does not lose. Although I am a very low key person, I am competitive, and with every ounce of my spirit, I will ensure that this label is taken seriously.” ~ Jermaine Dupri
  55. “Before becoming an actor I kind of just wanted to paint and live somewhere and do something low-key and artistic.” ~ Norman Reedus

  56. “The last sort of really low-key race I ran, I realized with about a hundred metres to go, that my heart just wasn’t in it. I wasn’t trying my hardest, I didn’t care to compete against the girls I was up against. That spoke a lot about where my heart was taking me-which was off the track.” ~ Cathy Freeman
  57. “Super silver, Hawaiian haze Sativa, Indica, Solomon’s grave Genesis, chapter one verse twelve ways Marijuana, hashish, everybody blaze Fuels and fibers, energy saved When the natives met the travelers, guess what they gave All praise due to the seeds they raised And the people all over the world that smoke J’s Kings and queens, musicians, actors every day, working-class, stoners, slackers Low key blazers and green bowl packers If Mary Jane is in the house then I’m gon’ mack her This is dedicated to everybody in the world that smoke weed Legalize it” ~ Aceyalone
  58. “One important reason to stay calm is that calm parents hear more. Low-key, accepting parents are the ones whose children keep talking.” ~ Mary Pipher

  59. “I’m very low-key. I don’t really blend in, so it’s difficult to go out in public. I like to do things that are kind of quiet, whether it’s a dinner at my house or a restaurant, or a movie night at home.” ~ Dwayne Johnson
  60. “Our kids are in a little band, and they like to play video games, and my wife and I do our best to live a low-key, non-Hollywood kind of life.” ~ Justin Chambers

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