18 Great Hat Quotes

There are quotes for just about everything, and hats are no exception.  Some of these are deep, and some are just plain fun…but they all help tie our Gentlemen’s Cap Co. community together (the first one is one of my favorites).  If you run across others, please send them my way and we’ll keep adding to the list.


  —  “For no matter what the world, men who deal in headwear are men to be trusted above any other”

– Frank Beddor

  —  “Cock your hat…angles are attitudes”

– Frank Sinatra

  —  “May your hats fly as high as your dreams”

– MIchael Scott

  —  “The whole shadow of Man is only as big as his hat”

– Elizabeth Bishop

  —  “Honor’s a good brooch to wear in a man’s hat at all times”

– Ben Johnson

  —  “Be like Curious George, start with a question and look under the yellow hat to find what’s there”

– James Collins

  —  “How a hat makes you feel is what a hat is all about”

– Philip Treacy

  —  “And all your fortune lies beneath your hat”

– John Oldham

  —  “Seems hats have been on top of all the stages of comings and goings…helping us remember our heroes and idols”

– Richard L. Ratliff

  —  “Everywhere you hang your hat is home.  Home is the bright cave under the hat”

– Lance Morrow


—  “Every day’s an adventure when I step out of my door.  That’s why I usually wear a hat and keep my head low”

– Steve Buscemi

  —  “And everyone…men and women seem inordinately fond of hats”

– Stephen Lawhead

  —  “America brought us the baseball cap…it’s one of my favorite hats”

– Philip Treacy

  —  “I know everything about Ty Cobb except the size of his hat”

– Pete Rose

  —  “You can’t have two faces under one hat”

– Jamaican Proverb

  —  “My aim is to change people’s perceptions of what a hat can look like in the 21st century”

– Philip Treacy

  —  “If he takes off his hat to kiss you…he’s a keeper”

– Unknown

  —  “With a great cap…comes great responsibility”

– R. Hughes