Tacky quotes:

  • Sexual underwear is tacky. -- Izabella Scorupco
  • Talking about money is garish. It's tacky. -- Paula Deen
  • Being dull and boring is far more tragic than being tacky. -- Thom Filicia
  • I'm not 18 anymore, so I'm not into starting unnecessary beefs. It's tacky. -- Sasha Grey
  • I wouldn't say I invented tacky, but I definitely brought it to its present high popularity. -- Bette Midler
  • I have done some tacky films, but then they were all my decisions, and I'm happy to have made those because they have made me who I am. -- Bipasha Basu
  • It's funny because I think it also goes very well with the show. It has this reputation as being this love city where everyone goes to get married, but when you get there, it's very corny and tacky. -- Caroline Dhavernas
  • I once owned a really, really ugly pair of white leather boots. They were so bad. It was back in the '80s! It was just a really tacky fashion choice when I was in middle school, and I thought it was cool. I'm really embarrassed. -- Jordana Brewster
  • Trendy is the last stage before tacky. -- Karl Lagerfeld
  • You don't have sex near unicorns. It's an ironclad rule. It's tacky. -- J. K. Rowling
  • Little boxes made of ticky-tacky, and they all look just the same. -- Pete Seeger
  • I think what we have to do is convince people that matter is tacky. -- Terence McKenna
  • Of course, personally, I think it'd be tacky to wear diamonds before I'm forty. -- Holly Golightly
  • It wasn't until I was working on 'Tacky' that I admitted to myself that I was writing a series. -- Steven Brust
  • Little boxes on the hillside, Little boxes made of ticky-tacky, Little boxes on the hillside, Little boxes all the same. -- Malvina Reynolds
  • I was having coffee with my bodyguard. I didn't expect to be hunting bad guys until later. Leather before sundown is tacky. -- Kim Harrison
  • I believe that great weirdness stalks the universe. That's not the issue with me, but it is not tacky. It is not tacky. -- Terence McKenna
  • And there's doctors and lawyers, And business executives, And they're all made out of ticky tacky And they all look just the same. -- Malvina Reynolds
  • There's no difference between a tacky Jew from Miami and a rap star. They both want the Cadillac and the Rolex with the diamonds. -- Brett Ratner
  • It's impossible to explain to a Yankee what `tacky' is. They simply have no word for it up north, but my God, do they ever need one. -- Pat Conroy
  • The Iraqi is really not whacky toady, perhaps, even tacky. When they gave him the word, he gave us the bird and joined with the Arabs, by cracky! -- Dean Acheson
  • Witnessing Panama's overnight transition from banana republic to middle-class retirement haven is like watching the Univision version of Extreme Makeover: it feels so tacky but you can't change channels because you just have to find out what happens next. -- Andrew Evans
  • I don't really understand the concept of having a career, or what agents mean when they say they're building one for you. I just do things I think will be interesting and that have integrity. I hate those tacky, pointless, big, fluffy, unimportant movies. -- Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Knowing me is easy. You can still twist your hair and feel silly. Look up the word tacky and have a salad. But when we're together you pull bread apart with your fingers into bites sometimes so small I gotta remind you, Peach, it is okay to be hungry. -- Buddy Wakefield
  • The name is something we thought about for a long time, and we wanted it to be a girl's name, but we didn't want it to be 'the Jesses,' ... We were very conscious of not wanting to make it a twin thing, because we think that's really tacky. -- Lisa Origliasso
  • I'm not a tacky person, I think. -- Claire Denis
  • There's definitely a thin line between being tasteful and tacky. -- Big Sean
  • My style is ghetto chic. I love tacky jewelry, mega heels, high-waisted shorts, catsuits. -- Jessie J
  • I would never speak about specifics in my own relationships because I think it's tacky. -- Jennifer Lopez
  • A pocket square must always - always - be white and a bit wild. If it is too prepared, it is tacky. -- Lapo Elkann
  • I love the Oscars. All sorts of tacky people win. And watching everyone run up and down those aisles is just adorable. -- Geraldine Page
  • Call me tacky, but I love the union of sweet and sour, even in some now-unloved Oriental dishes incorporating pineapple and ketchup. -- Yotam Ottolenghi
  • I actually really love the Kate Moss Rimmel lipsticks. Sometimes I get afraid of different colours. I want to try a bright pink, but I don't want to look tacky! -- Georgia May Jagger
  • The thing that makes my clothes really different is that, number one, they are really great designs; they're not tacky; they are very professional; the design is made from lots of decisions. -- Vivienne Westwood
  • Adult fantasy gets a bad name. You think of Xena - Warrior Princess. If you don't do it expensively, it becomes tacky and you end up just appealing to 45-year-old single men. -- Harry Lloyd
  • I think there is sexy. And then there's tacky sexy. When you're young, you can get away with tacky sexy. I mean, it's not even tacky when you're young. But when you get older, it's just tacky. -- Andie MacDowell
  • Everyone seems agreed that writing about sex is perilous, partly because it threatens to swamp highly individualised characters in a generic, featureless activity (much like coffee-cup dialogue, during which everyone sounds the same), and partly because it feels... tacky. -- Edmund White
  • When I got married in 1991, I had never been to a wedding, so I didn't know that my wedding was tacky. I didn't know that I was getting married in a quinceanera dress, because there was nobody there to cry over me and tell me I look like a fool. -- Niecy Nash
  • Van Morrison is probably, at this point in time, my biggest influence as a vocalist. When we were making our last album I had a vinyl copy of 'Veedon Fleece' in the vocal booth in front of me, in the dorky sense. I think there were candles around, which is really tacky, but hey, I needed to channel Van the Man! -- Nate Ruess
  • Lying to other people is fine and usually funny, but lying to yourself is tacky. -- Paul Neilan
  • I think it's tacky to have chains that go all the way down to your crotch. -- Big Sean
  • I'm the last of the truly tacky women. I do trash with flash and sleaze with ease. -- Bette Midler
  • I realized that my friends in the ashram needed to be celibate because, for them, sexuality was a very tacky issue. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • I would never speak about specifics in my own relationships because I think it's tacky. If you seriously want to know, listen to the music. -- Jennifer Lopez
  • It amazes me that some people who ordinarily can recognize autocratic bullying, tacky sloganeering, and - especially - camp value are unable to spot it in this Hate Scare that grips the Western world. -- Jim Goad