quote by Shantideva

Instead of trying to cover the whole world with leather, put on some sandals.

— Shantideva

Terrific Leather quotations

A handbag is only one item to be worn with a complete outfit.

Add a peony pink leather handbag to a charcoal gray suit, for instance, and the impact is chic with a touch of wit.

I am reminded of a piece of advice my father gave me regarding shoes.

...He said it is better to buy one good pair of shoes than four cheap ones. One pair made of fine leather could outlast four inferior pairs and, if well-cared-for, would continue to proclaim your good judgment and taste no matter how old they become.

I haven't bought any leather articles for a very long time.

My ideal is to be able to avoid all animal products, in food as well as clothing.

The really great thing about my shop is that there's not one dead animal in it.

... Manolo's got a load of fabric shoes as well! We use plastic, fabric, rubber- anything but leather. I almost feel like I've been put here to show everyone that it's unnecessary.

I ordered each man to be presented with something, as strings of ten or a dozen glass beads apiece, and thongs of leather, all which they estimated highly; those which came on board I directed should be fed with molasses.

After all, there were thousands of so-called campus radicals, most of them white and tenured and happily tolerated. No, it remained necessary to prove which side you were on, to show your loyalty to the black masses, to strike out and name names.

That's a wonderful side effect of leather pants: when you pee yourself in them, they're more forgiving than jeans.

I'm into cotton underwear. I don”t need cheetah print leather to make me feel sexy.

With their souls of patent leather, they come down the road.

Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand.

I'm a big fan of the Adidas three-stripe old-school zip-up tracksuit tops.

I've got several for everyday wear, including an olive-green one, a burgundy one and a cream one with leather arms.

Bring me a wheel of oaken wood A rein of polished leather A Heavy Horse and a tumbling sky Brewing heavy weather.

I will meet you in the dirtiest city you can dream of.

We will drink cocktails so sweet they pucker our cheeks, as we perch on cracked leather bar stools. I will buy you plates of calcium and protein and we will run through the streets in excellent danger.

With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end.

I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes.

Standardization, instead of individualization.

Cheap books, instead of private press editions. Active literature, instead of passive leather bindings.

Some mornings, it's just not worth chewing through the leather straps.

I'm told leather drives men up the wall. I like wearing it because it because it feels nice.

If peace had a smell,it would be the smell of a library full of old, leather-bound books.

It's just about bein' yourself...even when you're on the dole, it's about your leather jacket. Music is the last refuge of the working class, along with football...in fact, gigs and riots are the only things left.

Even as a stage performer, I have my garb which is leather jackets and black jeans to make me feel a certain way. The wardrobe is really important to feeling the character you're playing.

We had a death pact, and I have to keep my half of the bargain.

Please bury me next to my baby in my leather jacket, jeans and motorcycle boots. Goodbye.

Those who purchase meat, fur, and leather have no right to be shielded from the sights and sounds of the slaughterhouses from which these products were produced.

There is definitely something sexy about a girl with an attitude and a pair of leather pants.

I am vegetarian, so I don’t have clothes, shoes or bags made from leather or suede or any animal products. Shoes are hard to find. These are fake Uggs. And I’ve got a pair of vintage boots, which are PVC.

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.

Men may not read the gospel in sealskin, or the gospel in morocco, or the gospel in cloth covers, but they can't get away from the gospel in shoe leather.

Fine, dandy, she thought. Then lose the shirt, peel off those leather pants, and lie down on my tile. We'll take turns being on the bottom.

Mercury poisoning sounds like a rich man's disease .

. . like something you might get from the leather seats in your Lamborghini.

Leather and lace is such a sexy combination.

He's Gandalf on crack and an IV of Red Bull, with a big leather coat and a .

44 revolver in his pocket.

A language like Ruby is a toolbox with some really neat little tools that do their job really nicely. JavaScript is a leather sheath with a really really sharp knife inside. That knife can cut anything, and with it you can do anything. You can kill a bear. You can catch fish. You can whittle a piece of wood into a pony. It's even a toothpick.

Speak, what trade art thou? Why, sir, a carpenter.

Where is thy leather apron and thy rule? What does thou with thy best apparel on?

I really can't break away from wearing black and leather!

Long hair minimizes the need for barbers;

socks can be done without; one leather jacket solves the coat problem for many years; suspenders are superfluous.

Whoever had the bright idea of putting Indiana Jones in a leather jacket and a fedora in the jungle ought to be dragged into the street and shot.

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