The face is a central sense organ complex, normally on the ventral surface of the head for animals that have one. It can, depending on the definition in the human case, include the hair, forehead, eyebrow, eyelashes, eyes, nose, ears, cheeks, mouth, lips, philtrum, temple, teeth, skin, and chin. The face has uses of expression, appearance, and identity amongst others. It also has different senses like olfaction, taste, hearing, and vision.

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Famous quotes containing the word face:

    The sense of the serpent in younanke,
    And your averted stride
    Add nothing to the horror the frost
    That glistens on your face and hair.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    Had Cleopatra’s nose been shorter, the whole face of the world would have changed.
    Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    Each of us, face to face with other men, is clothed with some sort of dignity, but we know only too well all the unspeakable things that go on in the heart.
    Luigi Pirandello (1867–1936)