quote by Arnold Schwarzenegger

If you are gonna wear gloves when you lift, just make sure they match your purse.

— Arnold Schwarzenegger

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As a West Side kid fooling around with boxing gloves, I had been, for some reason of temperament, more interested in dodging a blow than in striking one.

The only legitimate use for a glove is to cover an injury.

.. A desire to prevent callus formation (possibly so as to not snag one's pantyhose) does not constitute a legitimate use. And if you do insist on wearing gloves, make sure they match your purse.

When I am an old woman I shall wear purple, With a red hat which doesn't go and doesn't suit me, And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves, And satin sandals, and say we've no money for butter.

If they cut my bald head open, they will find one big boxing glove. That's all I am. I live it.

A champion shows who he is by what he does when he's tested.

When a person gets up and says 'I can still do it', he's a champion.

A man in love will jump to pick up a glove or a bouquet for a silly girl of sixteen, whilst at home he will permit his aged mother to carry pails of water and armfuls of wood, or his wife to lug a twenty-pound baby, hour after hour, without ever offe

I think winter wear is communal. You get some gloves and a scarf from a lost-and-found box, wash them, wear them for a while until you lose them. Then somebody else does the same thing

When the chemist makes gloves, he usually cannot help making them in pairs for both hands.

One doesn't lose a self, like a pair of gloves or a pine.

We learn and change, or we harden into stone.

One of the first times I ever performed in front of a big group of people was at my kindergarten graduation. I did, like, a Michael Jackson impersonation as, like, a five year old. I had the suit and blazer, the glove and the fedora, and I just performed a whole Michael Jackson song. I'm sure it was 'Smooth Criminal.

I have designs I like applied to my helmet, motorcycle, riding suits, gloves,and boots. I have a designer friend of mine put the designs on them for me. I think a livery on the helmet is significant in expressing a rider's personality.

I actually study boxing - my dad was a Golden Gloves champion so I learned how to fight at a very young age. Growing up in Brooklyn you always had to watch your back, so I pretty much learned to protect myself.

If you insist on wearing gloves, make sure they match your purse.

A champion shows who he is by what he does.

You cannot make a revolution with silk gloves.

Whether your name is (Lou) Gehrig or (Cal) Ripken, (Joe) DiMaggio or (Jackie) Robinson, or that of some youngster who picks up his bat or puts on his glove, you are challenged by the game of baseball to do your very best day in and day out. That's all I've ever tried to do.

Play ball! Means something more than runs Or pitches thudding into gloves! Remember through the summer suns This is the game your country loves.

The silence holds with its gloved hand the wild hawk of the mind.

Big messages come in small packages. All it may take to restore someone's trust in life may be returning a lost earring or a dropped glove.

A champion shows who he is by what he does when he's tested.

When a person gets up and says 'I can still do it', he's a champion. If they cut my bald head open, they will find one big boxing glove. That's all I am. I live it.

You cannot make a revolution in white gloves.

When I was a young boy, growing up in Durham, North Carolina, the women in my family were truly passionate about their clothes; nothing was more beautiful to me than women dressing with the utmost, meticulous attention to accessories, shoes, handbags, hats, coats, dresses and gloves to attend Sunday church services.

Porcupine, whom one must Handle, glove'd, May be Respected, but is never Loved.

When I look at small things, I think I shall go on living: drops of rain, leather gloves shrunk by being wet... When I look at something too big, I want to die: the Diet Building, or a map of the world.

All of my life had been spent in the shadow of apartheid.

And when South Africa went through its extraordinary change in 1994, it was like having spent a lifetime in a boxing ring with an opponent and suddenly finding yourself in that boxing ring with nobody else and realising you've to take the gloves off and get out and reinvent yourself.

Unseen in the background, Fate was quietly slipping lead into the boxing-glove.

I regret to say that during the first act of this, I fell so soundly asleep that the gentleman who brought me piled up a barricade of overcoat, hat, stick, and gloves between us to establish a separation in the eyes of the world, and went into an impersonation of A Young Man Who Has Come to the Theater Unaccompanied.

Iron hand in a velvet glove.

Diplomacy is the velvet glove that cloaks the fist of power.

See how she leans her cheek upon her hand.

O, that I were a glove upon that hand That I might touch that cheek!

Put your iron hand in a velvet glove.

I once fisted two babies and then used the corpses as boxing gloves to fight off the grieving parents.

I was coming home from kindergarten - well they told me it was kindergarten.

I found out later I had been working in a factory for ten years. It's good for a kid to know how to make gloves.

A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.

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