Best Mint Quotes : Mint Sayings In Life

These mint quotes will inspire you. Mint is an aromatic plant native to temperate regions of the Old World, several kinds of which are used as culinary herbs or peppermint candy.

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

Famous Mint Quotes

  1. “The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.” ~ Evan Esar
  2. “Fresher than a pillow with a mint on it” ~ Drake
  3. “The savor of the water mint rejoiceth the heart of men.” ~ John Gerard
  4. “It is the destiny of mint to be crushed.” ~ Waverley Root

  5. “If someone offers you a breath mint, accept it.” ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
  6. “It was mint and memories and the past and the future and she felt as if she’d done this before and already she longed to do it again.” ~ Maggie Stiefvater
  7. “As for the garden of mint, the very smell of it alone recovers and refreshes our spirits, as the taste stirs up our appetite for meat.” ~ Pliny the Elder
  8. “Nothing except the mint can make money without advertising.” ~ Thomas B. Macaulay

  9. “It’s clear, it’s fresh, like a mint candy.” ~ Margaret Atwood
  10. “The world is like a little marsh filled with mint and white hawthorn.” ~ Mary MacLane
  11. “Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficult to get it to the mint.” ~ Don Marquis
  12. “My head is pounding. I wish the mints were aspirin.” ~ Holly Black

  13. “The yard was full of tomato plants about to ripen, and mint, mint, everything smelling of mint, and one fine old tree that I loved to sit under on those cool perfect starry California October nights unmatched anywhere in the world.” ~ Jack Kerouac
  14. “And eat lots of mints, it fools the cops.” ~ Greg Proops
  15. “Here’s flowers for you; Hot lavender, mints, savoury, marjoram; The marigold, that goes to bed wi’ the sun And with him rises weeping: these are flowers Of middle summer, and I think they are given To men of middle age.” ~ William Shakespeare
  16. “The past has been a mint Of blood and sorrow. That must not be True of tomorrow.” ~ Langston Hughes

  17. “She wanted to hold foreign syllables like mints on her tongue until they dissolved into fluency.” ~ Anthony Marra
  18. “Luxury lives in the finer details. It’s a cloth napkin at a dinner table. It’s a mint on your pillow before bed.” ~ Iggy Azalea
  19. “The greatest possible mint of style is to make the words absolutely disappear into the thought.” ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne
  20. “Scoops of mint ice cream with chips of chocolate cows.” ~ Jim Bishop

  21. “Peter curled his hands into fists at his sides. ‘Kiss me,’ he said. She leaned towards him slowly, until her face was too close to be in focus. Her hair fell over Peter’s shoulder like a curtain and her eyes closed. She smelled like autumn-like apple cider and slanting sun and the snap of the coming cold. He felt his heart scrambling, caught inside the confines of his own body. Josie’s lips landed just on the edge of his, almost his cheek and not quite his mouth. ‘I’m glad I wasn’t stuck in here alone,’ she said shyly, and he tasted the words, sweet as mint on her breath.” ~ Jodi Picoult
  22. “….that the mounds of ices, and the bowls of mint-julep and sherry cobbler they make in these latitudes, are refreshments never to be thought of afterwards, in summer, by those who would preserve contented minds.” ~ Charles Dickens
  23. “Breath mints and Chapstick are key if you want to have a good kiss.” ~ Brett Davern
  24. “I want you to take a sleeve of Thin Mints and line them up on the edge of the kitchen counter and when I’m hungry I can just bend over and sweep a cookie into my mouth like I’m scoring a goal in hockey.” ~ Jack Gantos

  25. “The world is not so much in need of new thoughts as that when thought grows old and worn with usage it should, like current coin, be called in, and, from the mint of genius, reissued fresh and new.” ~ Alexander Smith
  26. “Ally MacLeod thinks that tactics are a new kind of mint.” ~ Billy Connolly
  27. “A man in all the world’s new fashion planted, That hath a mint of phrases in his brain.” ~ William Shakespeare
  28. “Perhaps the most vivid recollection of my youth is that of the local wheelmen, led by my father, stopping at our home to eat pone, sip mint juleps, and flog the field hands. This more than anything cultivated my life-long aversion to bicycles.” ~ Tennessee Williams

  29. “Always keep mint on your windowsill in August, to ensure that buzzing flies will stay outside, where they belong. Don’t think the summer is over, even when roses droop and turn brown and the stars shift position in the sky. Never presume August is a safe or reliable time of the year.” ~ Alice Hoffman
  30. “I’m from South Jersey: The idea of eating a roll with olive oil and anchovies or some kind of sardine and drinking mint tea definitely comes from reading Paul Bowles.” ~ Patti Smith , Mint quotes tea
  31. “Hot lavender, mints, savory, marjoram; The marigold, that goes to bed wi’ the sun, and with him rise weeping.” ~ William Shakespeare
  32. “My intuition told me that it was the grass that was important.Now it glows parrot-green, cool as mint, soft as moss, lying there like a cashmere blanket.” ~ W. P. Kinsella

  33. “My wife is one of the best wimin on this Continent, altho’ she isn’t always gentle as a lamb with mint sauce.” ~ Charles Farrar Browne
  34. “They say no land remains to be discovered, no continent is left unexplored. But the whole world is out there, waiting, just waiting for me. I want to do things– I want to walk the rain-soaked streets of London, and drink mint tea in Casablanca. I want to wander the wastelands of the Gobi desert and see a yak. I think my life’s ambition is to see a yak. I want to bargain for trinkets in an Arab market in some distant, dusty land. There’s so much. But, most of all, I want to do things that will mean something.” ~ Lisa Ann Sandell
  35. “I wouldn’t treat a romantic scene any differently than any other scene. I would really say the biggest preparation was chewing gum and breath mints! For a kissing scene, it’s all about the breath mints!” ~ Alice Englert
  36. “The coolest gift I’ve ever gotten from a fan was from the Franklin Mint. It was a knife, and it had a picture of General Wade Hampton, who my oldest son is named after. It’s a collector’s item and came with a case and a stand and everything.” ~ Josh Turner

  37. “Tic Tacs are the maracas of breath mints.” ~ Demetri Martin
  38. “I am too rich already, for my eyes Mint gold, while my heart cries.” ~ Mervyn Peake
  39. “I come from down south, where vegetation does not know its place. Honeysuckle can work through cracks in your walls and strangle you while you sleep. Kudzu can completely shroud a house and a car parked in the yard in one growing season. Wisteria can lift a building off its foundation, and certain terrifying mints spread so rapidly that just the thought of them on a summer night can make your hair stand on end.” ~ Bailey White
  40. “Young playmates of the rose and daffodil, Be careful ere ye enter in, to fill Your baskets high With fennel green, and balm, and golden pines Savory latter-mint, and columbines.” ~ John Keats

  41. “I loved Morocco. It’s very exotic and different from anywhere I’ve ever been. I had an amazing day there in the high Atlas Mountains near Mount Tamadot, when I rode by donkey into a Berber village and drank some mint tea with a Berber family. It was exceptional.” ~ Isla Fisher
  42. “Use your head, Sep. Loads of wolverines. Hanging around waiting for super. Gtting excited. eating mint blasts. so what do you think they do?’ it must be here. they can’t have eaten that… i dunno, Nik, what do they do?’ POO.” ~ Angie Sage
  43. “He held the book up to his nose. It smelled like Old Spice talcum powder. Books that smelled that way were usually fun to read. He threw the book onto his bed and went to his suitcase. After rummaging about for awhile, he came up with a long, narrow box of chocolate-covered mints. He loved to eat candy while he read, and lots of his favorite books at home had brown smudges on the corners of the pages.” ~ John Bellairs
  44. “How awful that the artist has become nothing but the after-dinner mint of society.” ~ Samuel Barber

  45. “I get up at 5.30am, sluice myself and have two Weetabix and some mint tea, before starting to write by 6am.” ~ Andrew Motion
  46. “The irony is that Iraq actually has one of the richest and most sophisticated cuisines in the world. So many classic American or European foods – ceviche, albondigas, even the mint julep – have roots in Iraqi cuisine, which was a crossroads of Persian and Arab and Turkic traditions. The oldest written recipes in the world are from Iraq!” ~ Annia Ciezadlo
  47. “In fact we put so many things in our mouths we constantly have to be reminded what not to eat. Look at that little package of silicon gel that’s inside your sneakers. It says DO NOT EAT for a reason. Somewhere sometime some genius bought a pair of sneakers and said Ooooh look. They give you free mints with the shoes” ~ Morgan Spurlock
  48. “If God takes away from us the old, wrinkled, beat-up dollar bill we have clutched so desperately, it is only because He wants to exchange it for the whole Federal mint, the entire treasury! He is saying to us, ‘I have in store for you all the resources of heaven. Help yourself.'” ~ Aiden Wilson Tozer

  49. “If God takes away from us the old, wrinkled, beat-up dollar bill we have clutched so desperately, it is only because He wants to exchange it for the whole Federal mint, the entire treasury! He is saying to us, ‘I have in store for you all the resources of heaven. Help yourself.'” ~ Aiden Wilson Tozer
  50. “Economy, the poor man’s mint.” ~ Martin Farquhar Tupper
  51. “Books were put out, and ‘had a run,’ / Like coinage from the mint; / But which could fill the place of one, / That one they wouldn’t print?” ~ Phoebe Cary
  52. “The music community in Minneapolis is really incestuous so I’ve gotten the chance to work with a gang of people who have worked with Prince, Mint Condition, got to spend some time with Mujah Messiah, Atmosphere, P.O.S., Rhymesayers, a lot of poets around there.” ~ Nikki Jean

  53. “The music community in Minneapolis is really incestuous so I’ve gotten the chance to work with a gang of people who have worked with Prince, Mint Condition, got to spend some time with Mujah Messiah, Atmosphere, P.O.S., Rhymesayers, a lot of poets around there.” ~ Nikki Jean
  54. “I am a collector of many things, but I particularly love the sterling silver mint julep cups, each engraved with the titles of the Broadway shows in which I appeared.” ~ Bryan Batt
  55. “I took a fresh pack of Luckies, a mint called Sen-Sen, my old man’s Trojans.” ~ Billy Joel
  56. “Now if I cry on screen I think it’s mint. Because I think that’s how that person would feel at that time. And if it doesn’t, then it just doesn’t happen.” ~ Michael B. Jordan

  57. “I made a decision to live outside the city in northern California. My agent said to me, ‘Kid, you’re going to make a mint in television movies.’ He positioned me, and we picked really good projects, and I cornered that market. They were 20-day projects.” ~ Mare Winningham
  58. “Adversity is the mint in which God stamps upon man his image and superscription.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher
  59. “Man wants but little here below Nor wants that little long, ‘Tis not with me exactly so; But ’tis so in the song. My wants are many, and, if told, Would muster many a score; And were each wish a mint of gold, I still should long for more.” ~ John Quincy Adams
  60. “Man wants but little here below Nor wants that little long, ‘Tis not with me exactly so; But ’tis so in the song. My wants are many, and, if told, Would muster many a score; And were each wish a mint of gold, I still should long for more.” ~ John Quincy Adams

  61. “Life is legal tender, and individual character stamps its value. We are from a thousand mints, and all genuine. Despite our infinitely diverse appraisements, we make change for one another. So many ideals planted are worth the great gold of Socrates; so many impious laws broken are worth John Brown.” ~ Louise Imogen Guiney
  62. “Ive never drunk coffee. Im convinced it has something to do with why my skin is good. I have either mint, green or black tea.” ~ Saffron Aldridge , Mint quotes green
  63. “Yinzer: DAMN!! I wish I had your balls! Tucker:”I wish you had a breath mint, but I guess we don’t always get what we wish for.” ~ Tucker Max

  64. “I have a friend who actually told me that she’d rather be dead than be fat. This is a woman who, if I order a sandwich at lunch, she’ll order a salad. If I order a salad, she’ll order half a cantaloupe. If I order half a cantaloupe, she’ll order a cup of coffee. This bizarre contest continues until she’s down to sucking on a mint-flavored toothpick. At this rate, her preference for dying over being fat could be a reality sooner than she thinks.” ~ Joy Behar
  65. “The reason I wanted to become an organ player was because I heard Ray Charles play on Quincy Jones’ arrangement of “One Mint Julep.” I heard that sound, and it just struck me. I thought that’s what I want to do with my life. That’s the sound I want to try to make.” ~ Booker T. Jones

Mint is an aromatic herb of the genus Mentha, having opposite leaves and small, whorled flowers, as spearmint and peppermint.

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