I think people are like that. When you really look at them, you stop seeing a perfect nose or straight teeth. You stop seeing the acne scar or dimple in the chin. Those things start to blur, and suddenly you see them, the colors, the life inside the shell, and beauty takes on a whole new meaning.— Amy Harmon
Special Acne quotations
If you want to destroy something in this life, be it an acne, a blemish or the human soul, all you need to do is to surround it with thick walls. It will dry up inside.
The word 'geek' today does not mean what it used to mean.
A geek isn't the skinny kid with a pocket protector and acne. There can be computer geeks, video game geeks, car geeks, military geeks, and sports geeks. Being a geek just means that you're passionate about something.
I spent most of my life locked in my bedroom, miserable about my raging acne.
It seems that for many the cure to acne is at the end of their fork, not in a prescription pad.
The acne thing was bad. The shoulders, the face, my voice changed. I had a period every other week.
If you're gifted enough, nappy hair, gap teeth, acne face - I don't care what it is, greatness will shine through anything!
I've been blessed, acne never knocked on my door. I think I look pretty darn good.
A new idea is rarely born like Venus attended by graces.
More commonly it's modeled of baling wire and acne. More commonly it wheezes and tips over.
I don't want to return to the past. I don't yearn for when I was 18 years old. I was in high school then. I had acne. I had a terrible hairdo. I'm sure I was sporting polyester pants.
As a kid I had buck teeth and braces and acne.
I hated what I saw. I'm still not comfortable, but that's why I change and adapt the way I look.
I had acne late, in college. My skin used to be really flawless. Went to college, became a vegetarian, ate a lot of cheese - big mistake. Here I am trying to be healthy and I'm eating grilled cheese sandwiches and French fries every day, having mad eruptions all over my face.
I wasn't a jock in school, and by the 10th grade, when I was in boarding school I was carrying water buckets for the girls' hockey team. I was the kid with long hair and glasses and acne trying to learn how to play guitar and piano in the music center. I was not an athlete past the age of 13 or 14 when they start throwing the ball really fast.
For clothes, I like Dover Street Market and Acne.
For vintage, I go to Mint just off Seven Dials. For shoes, it's Church's and Russell & Bromley.
Ksubi' - the Australian jean brand, they're one of my favourite brands of just clothes and stuff, and the Swedish brand 'Acne', but other than that, not at this point in time designing. I wouldn't mind collab'n with those guys though.
Acne is a bigger problem than injuries.
I'm basically a sexless geek. Look at me, I have pasty-white skin, I have acne scars and I'm five-foot-nothing. Does that sound like a real sexual dynamo to you?
I'm an ugly girl, My face makes you hurl, Sad I have it, I should bag it.
Acne everywhere, Unwanted facial hair. I'm a relation to Frankenstein's creation.
It feels great to not be the acne-ridden outsider that I felt like when I was in high school. It's a lot more fun being alive now than it was then, I'll say that much.
Being a geek just means that you're passionate about something.
I’d designed my avatar’s face and body to look, more or less, like my own.
My avatar had a slightly smaller nose than me, and he was taller. And thinner. And more muscular. And he didn’t have any teenage acne. But aside from these minor details, we looked more or less identical.
Being a teenager is the worst thirty years of your life.
Peer pressure, acne, final exams, seven little tiny hairs on your upper lip. Luckily, the girls never noticed your infantile moustache, 'cos they were hyptonised by the fire engine sized zit on your forehead.
My ability to turn good news into anxiety is rivaled only by my ability to turn anxiety into chin acne.
The average age in the U.S. is now thirty-three, whereas Mexico gets younger and younger, retreats deeper and deeper into adolescence. Mexico is fifteen. Mexico is wearing a Hard Rock Cafe T-shirt and wandering around Tijuana looking for a job, for a date, for something to put on her face to take care of the acne.
I had horrible acne when I was a kid.
I felt like a complete and utter ne'er do well and someone who didn't fit in and wasn't handsome. So, I understand implicitly, and with a great amount of empathy, a man or human being that feels that way.
Altruism is a brief phase through which some adolescents must pass.
It is rather like acne. Happily, as with acne, only a few are permanently scarred.
Acne may be good at destroying self-confidence, but Proactiv+ is good at destroying acne.
I would not trade any of these features for anybody else’s.
I wouldn’t trade the small thin-lipped mouth that makes me resemble my nephew. I wouldn’t even trade the acne scar on my right cheek, because that recurring zit spent more time with me in college than any boy ever did.
I'm kinda stuck in that awkward in-between stage where my hair is just starting to fall out, but I'm still maintaining my youthful acne.
If you want to destroy something in this life, be it acne, a blemish or the human soul, all you need to do is to surround it with thick walls. It will dry up inside.
You're lucky you had that when you were 20. I sure didn't. I was overweight, and I had acne.
If I have to draw attention away from some hormone-induced acne on my chin, I put on a lot of mascara.
I used to have acne when I was a kid growing up.
You can imagine how serious that was in making you feel bad. And I had skinny bow legs. I mean, as a kid growing up, I was an insecure fella.
One thing to argue against Hillary Clinton being harmed by my saying on aging is that when you take Hollywood and television and look at the primary demographic there. Hollywood movies. Most of them are made for guys that still have acne, just reached puberty, you know, under 24. And they don't vote, the lowest common denominator in terms of age demographics.
I would get adult acne when it was somebody really famous I had to interview, so sometimes I would have to look straight at the camera because I couldn't look sideways or profile, because it would show.