quote by Winston Churchill

A good speech should be like a woman's skirt: long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest

— Winston Churchill

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Long skirts quote It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat

It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.

As long as I am winning, people shouldn't care whether my skirt is six inches long or 6 feet long.

I'm all about high-waisted pants and skirts, pencil skirts, and sheer, long-sleeves in the summer.

Long skirts quote Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.

Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.

I always make this joke that I know you were expecting to see the big skirts and the hoops. But that was a long time ago. Artists aren't always seen as real people. If you start out as a teenager, sometimes people want to keep you locked as that. But I'm a woman now.

Oh, I wish it were in my power to put men in the place of fashionable women for one six months! They should curl their hair, consult the milliner, make spongecake, do a little embroidery, wear long skirts, and dress so tightly that they could scarcely breathe.

Don't leave me, Rainbow Girl." Rainbow Girl. Was that who I was? It seemed so long ago. I smiled faintly. "Remember the skirt I wore to Mallucé's the night you told me to dress Goth?" "It's upstairs in your closet. Never throw it away. It looked like a wet dream on you.

Long skirts quote I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.

I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.

I'm drawn to intergenerational tension, and it must have been strong in the 1920s: I wondered how Louise's [Brooks] generation of flappers appeared to the women who came of age at the beginning of the century - wearing corsets, long skirts, and high collars.

I go through different phases and change my mind about my style all the time.

In the winter, I wanted to wear jeans and pumps and black and leather all the time. Right now, I want to wear long skirts and belts, with my hair in a ponytail. It changes all the time!

The Aly loafer is our modern take on the penny loafer with a subtle slit across the top. I wear loafers with everything these days- skinny jeans, long skirts and dresses.

Long skirts quote No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the

No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.

Once upon a time, growing up male gave little boys a sense of certainty about the natural order of things. We had short hair, wore pants, and played baseball. Girls had long hair, wore skirts, and, no matter how hard they tried, always threw a baseball just like a girl.

[Women] ... is nothin' but little girls in long skirts, and their hair done up.

What if this young woman, who writes such bad poems, in competition with her husband, whose poems are equally bad, should stretch her remarkably long and well-made legs out before you, so that her skirt slips up to the tops of her stockings?

Long skirts quote The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.

The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.

People at Clinton Foundation are very greedy people.

These are people that have skirted the law for a long time. Hard to believe that, you know, somebody like this has a good chance of being president.

I am restless. I am athirst for faraway things. My soul goes out in a longing to touch the skirt of the dim distance. O Great Beyond, O the keen call of thy flute! I forget, I ever forget, that I have no wings to fly, that I am bound in this spot evermore.

A good sermon should be like a woman's skirt: short enough to arouse interest but long enough to cover the essentials.

Long skirts quote If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.

If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.

If you happen to live in Korea, you might always suffer from anger towards people in power, because of political and social problems. I felt gloomy under this social dictatorship. Looking back, I feel like I never saw a sunrise in Seoul. When I was at university, the policemen used to measure how short the women's mini-skirts were and how long guys' hair was. We were living under a government that considers her people to be soldiers.

When I was at university, the policemen used to measure how short the women's mini-skirts were and how long guys' hair was. We were living under a government that considers people to be soldiers.

I met this girl who had a huge scar on her leg from a car accident.

She was talking about how, after it first happened, she would always wear long pants and cover it up. But, as she started to grow into it, she decided that that's just her now. It's just a part of who she is. She wears skirts and she shows it off now.

Long skirts quote Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term su

Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term success diminish.

It's such a measure of your solidarity with Ed, that when you would give lectures, he would be wearing a tartan tie that matched. And I demanded that outfit, I thought it was so punk - her long skirt, she looked like a Scottish queen, so regal.

I bring myself innately to it, yeah. I bring those details as much as I - what I don't obsess over is, there are certain ways I might've pushed it even a little more. For example, [to Warren] your accent. I know Warner Bros. at one point came in. I don't know, until you came to set, I know I wore that long tartan skirt and the ruffled blouse for that.

I do think there is a completely different notion to glamour today.

I think modern glamour is more effortless, easy, and real. Moreover, I think it's about constantly challenging classical ideas by bringing in unexpected and different elements; for example a long, elegant evening skirt paired with a simple t-shirt on the red carpet. I think this approach is the future.

Long skirts quote Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.

Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.

But jest apart--what virtue canst thou trace In that broad trim that hides thy sober face? Does that long-skirted drab, that over-nice And formal clothing, prove a scorn of vice? Then for thine accent--what in sound can be So void of grace as dull monotony?

A query letter should be like a skirt.

Long enough to cover everything, but short enough to be exciting.

Writing should be like skirts. Long enough to cover what it needs to cover and short enough to maintain interest.

Long skirts quote Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term su

Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term success diminish.

I realised long ago that skirts are hopeless.

Anytime I hear a man say he prefers a woman in a skirt, I say, 'Try one. Try a skirt.'

Then Octavia drops to her knees, rubs the hem of a skirt against her cheek, and burst into tears. "It's been so long," she gasps, "since I've seen anything pretty.

Where were we?" she said. "Getting credit," I said. "What about it?" "Well, it's nice to get credit." The spokes of her rear wheel spun behind the curtain of her long skirt. She looked like a photograph from a hundred years ago. She turned her wide eyes on me. "Is it?" she said.

Long skirts quote It doesn't matter how slow you go, just as long you don't stop.

It doesn't matter how slow you go, just as long you don't stop.

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Why do women want to dress like men when they're fortunate enough to be women? Why lose femininity, which is one of our greatest charms? We get more accomplished by being charming than we would be flaunting around in pants and smoking. I'm very fond of men. I think they are wonderful creatures. I love them dearly. But I don't want to look like one. When women gave up their long skirts, they made a grave error.

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