Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.— Charles Dickens
Tremendous Collar quotations
The flaw in our character is our insistence on separating blue-collar jobs from white-collar jobs, and encouraging one form of education over another.
I also have always liked the monster within idea.
I like the zombies being us. Zombies are the blue-collar monsters.
White-collar crime gets more outrageous by the second in America.
I remember in that red leisure suit I sort of felt like a Pizza Hut employee, and the white one was the ultimate, with the white turtleneck collar, that was the ultimate in bad taste.
Behind my carefully buttoned collar is my nakedness, the struggle to find clean clothes, food, meaning, and money. Behind sex is rage, behind anger is love, behind this moment is silence, years of silence.
I think the accessories look very modern and very exciting.
These big earrings, these big hoops. I think the girls are sort of falling in love with... collars, neck collars.
I spent 10 years as a marketing manager.
I've found my experience in the financial world invaluable background for writing about white-collar crimes.
Prisons are fascinating places, especially when the inmates are educated white-collar types.
In some circles Stalin has in fact been making a comeback.
His portrait hangs above the dashboard of trucks, a symbol of blue- collar nostalgia for a tough leader.
My personality is that I'm a human being like everybody else, just a citizen and a blue collar guy.
There will always be a business cycle, and white-collar workers will get hit in the next recession like they always do in recessions.
The possibility of bringing white-collar criminals to justice is ever receding over the horizon.
I love little Peter Pan collars and little puff sleeves.
Whenever I see people with their collars up, I'm tempted to point it out to them like you would for someone who has a food stain on their shirt or food in their teeth, as if to say, 'Your fashion sense is so offensive I'm assuming it's some sort of accident you'll want to fix.
When something does not insist on being noticed, when we aren't grabbed by the collar or struck on the skull by a presence or an event, we take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
I had never seen hair that purely black.
It was glossy and slightly long, the ends drifting over his collar. That sexy length was the crowning touch of bad boy hotness over the successful businessman, like whipped cream topping on a hot fudge brownie sundae. As my mother would say, only rogues and raiders had hair like that." (Eva about Gideon)
That turned-up collar. The jacket that zipped all the way down the front into a nice fitted shape. The white denim that made my untanned skin look like a color.
Zombies are the blue-collar monsters
Growing up training, I use to get up so early I would wave to the garbage men going by. So, I had this relationship with Blue Collar America and I really liked it. I felt that lots of those people looked forward to me winning.
I think a lot of people see, obviously, the business side of my father.
But, I mean, he's just a great guy. We enjoyed the holidays so much. To be able to spend time with him when he's not necessarily working or not doing the political thing, I mean, he's much more of a blue collar American.
I'm a working-class kid from a blue-collar New England family.
I've met them down in the Cost and Accounting Department, clean-shaven and in white collars. They can't see a damn thing ridiculous about themselves... only about you.
I'm not the least bit polished, I come from a blue collar background and I never thought I could feel comfortable around the English.
Kinsey was never a lawyer. She's strictly blue collar.
What is the biggest public forum in the United States? We were told it's the Super Bowl. The ad shows kids working at blue-collar jobs, and the final statement is just written text: Who's going to pay for the trillion dollar deficit?
I am pretty sure that, if you will be quite honest, you will admit that a good rousing sneeze, one that tears open your collar and throws your hair into your eyes, is really one of life's sensational pleasures.
His locked, lettered, braw brass collar, Shewed him the gentleman and scholar.
Ladies bathed before noon, after their three o'clock naps, and by nightfall were like soft teacakes with frostings of sweat and sweet talcum.
And I come here as a daughter, raised on the South Side of Chicago - by a father who was a blue-collar city worker and a mother who stayed at home with my brother and me.
I was raised in a very blue-collar family.
I'm a doofus from the Valley, a blue-collar guy.
A comedy is just a tragedy interrupted, I once said.
Do you finish with the kiss or when she opens her eyes to tell him she loves him and sees blonde hairs on his collar?
Whether one eats a cat or not is a personal choice, and I don't want to sway anyone one way or another. But if you do, there is one obvious cooking tip: Always remember to remove the bell from the cat's collar before cooking.