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Whistling Quotes

We’ve collected the best Whistling Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Doug Larson, Emre Can, Sherrod Brown, Ethel Waters, Mindy Kaling. Use them as an inspiration.

Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.
I always say the Premier League is the best in the world, and I still feel it is an honour to be playing here, but I think English football suits my game. Football is more physical here; the ref is not whistling every foul.
For decades, or at least for years, Republican politicians have been dog whistling about race. And then, when – they’re shocked when Donald Trump starts barking.
After years in white theaters I dreaded working in colored houses. The noise, the stomping, whistling, and cheering that hadn’t annoyed me when I was young was now something I dreaded.
As a kid it’s adorable to have a gap in your teeth. But then, because of the shifting in my mouth, I started whistling through it, and as a 32-year-old woman, whistling while you speak in sort of annoying.
It is well-known that whistling is a great pick-me-up and promotes a feeling of happiness.
I understand the fans, I respect them. I’ll accept the whistling and booing. It’s up to me to transform that all into applause.
People took notice of me and saw that I can carry off light-hearted roles as well. They started talking about Pritam Vidrohi, and it became a lovable character; I saw that people were clapping and whistling. It was a big high to watch this kind of reaction.
It is impossible to be miserable and depressed whilst whistling.
Playing the violin and singing and whistling are just three different ways of making sound.
Al Gore is not just whistling in the wind. Global warming is for real. Every scientist knows that now, and we are on our way to the destruction of every species on earth, if we don’t pay attention and reverse our course.
The Republicans are whistling past the graveyard. If we don’t change our policies on immigration, you’re going to be looking at Iran Deal after Iran Deal after Iran Deal. I can count on Americans to protect Israel. I don’t count on foreigners to care about Israel, and that’s who‘s coming in to vote.
To attempt to advise conceited people is like whistling against the wind.
Thomas Hood
If the pressure is getting to you, whistle. In a barely audible way. It’s the best way I know of to let go of tension. Music gets your mind off the situation, and the act of whistling melts the tension out of your body.
I never once had a regular paycheck. Not for more than six weeks in a row and for the most part not even that. I still haven‘t. The notion of some whistling kid with a mail cart coming down the hall and handing me my weekly paycheck is something I’ve only seen in Matthew Broderick movies.
The parrot‘s so funny. He imitates me and I don’t even realize he’s doing it. I’m walking around the house talking to myself and whistling and the next day he’s said something I’ve said… it’s scary you know?
Mick Ralphs
One of my real goals was to hear someone whistling a song I’d written.
Mac Davis
I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections, Or the beauty of innuendoes, The blackbird whistling, Or just after.
I was taught to whistle as a little girl by an undertaker. I used to sit in his workshop, watching him planing wood for the coffins, and he used to whistle all the time – and eventually I started whistling, too. I can whistle anything, particularly trumpet tunes from Classic FM.
The measure of success was writing a song, recording it and for it being in the hit parade in England. Success was about the postman walking up the garden whistling my song. I wasn’t trying to conquer the world.
For awhile after you quit Keats all other poetry seems to be only whistling or humming.
I’ve grown up in Mumbai, did college from Mumbai, many colleges, actually – Jai Hind, Ruia, Andrews, Wilson, Whistling Woods… Then I worked as a production assistant with Prahlad Kakar, and then I started acting.
When hearing aids were first mentioned, I pictured myself as that old geezer at the back of the church with the whistling ear trumpet, but you can’t see these Phonak hearing aids, and people don’t realise you’ve got them in.
I do like not knowing where I’m going, wandering in strange woods, whistling and following bread crumbs.
Violence against women is real and something I feel passionately about, and the gateway to all that is wolf whistling. It’s allowing a man to impose his will on a woman who is just trying to walk down the street and live her life. It’s all about unwanted versus wanted attention, and, of course, there’s a fine line.