I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes. I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator.— Mary Harris Jones
Heartwarming Pair Of Shoes quotations
It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you down. It's the pebble in your shoe.
To the barefoot man, happiness is a pair of shoes.
To the man with old shoes, it's a pair of new shoes. To the man with new shoes, it's stylish shoes. And of course, the fellow with no feet would be happy to be barefoot. Measure your life by what you have not by what you don't.
I did not have three thousand pairs of shoes, I had one thousand and sixty.
The shoe that fits one person, pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
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.
Religion is like a pair of shoes.....Find one that fits for you, but don't make me wear your shoes.
I love living my life in flip-flops. I met a guy in the islands a while ago who told me he hadn't worn a pair of shoes in three years! I thought, 'Man, that's the life!'
I pray that you all put your shoes way under the bed at night so that you gotta get on your knees in the morning to find them. And while you're down there thank God for grace and mercy and understanding.
Because its hard to realize now that that was the end of the great depression, you know. All of a sudden all of this is in front of me and I'm solvent, you know. I'm making some money and I know where my next meal is coming from, and I have a new pair of shoes and that's it.
I love handbags. And shoes. Investing in like a great handbag or a pair of shoes can really make or break an outfit. It's fun to mix and match high street with luxury brands and throw in a bit of vintage as well.
It is an amazing thing, the difference to one’s powers of concentration a pair of comfortable shoes can make.
Truth walks bare foot. Lies keep switching shoes
You can wear anything as long as you put a nice pair of shoes with it.
you don't need any [money] to do [Parkour], just a pair of good shoes and that's all.
I see a pair of shoes I adore, and it doesn't matter if they have them in my size. I buy them anyway.
It isnt the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; its the pebble in your shoe.
I would be happy naked as long as I'm wearing fabulous shoes.
. . . the poor man, whom the law does not allow to take . . . a pair of shoes for his freezing feet, is allowed to put his hand into the pocket of the rich, and say, You shall educate me. . . .
Everyone must leave something behind when he dies, my grandfather said.
A child or a book or a painting or a house or a wall built or a pair of shoes made. Or a garden planted. Something your hand touched some way so your soul has somewhere to go when you die, and when people look at that tree or that flower you planted, you're there.
You have brains in your head. You have the feet in your shoes, You can steer yourself, any direction you choose
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.
I think the comfort of sneakers is really coming back.
Everybody wants a cool pair of shoes, but they want to be comfortable.
I do not have 3,000 pairs of shoes, I have 1,060.
If the shoe fits, buy it in every color.
The right pair of shoes can change the feel of an outfit, and even change how a woman feels about herself
If you're wearing a pair of shoes that's a little flashy, then it's important not to be flashy up top and vice versa.
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.
A woman with good shoes is never ugly.
I was in the Commons recently and saw a young lady wearing a nice pair of shoes.
I said I liked them and she said my shoes were the reason she became involved in politics.
That's like asking a cobbler if he's made too many pairs of shoes.
My favorite toy growing up was Polly Pocket.
But one gift that I wanted though never received for Christmas was a pair of trampoline moon shoes. You strap them to your feet and they have springs on them, and you can just jump around!
Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.
Being constantly with children was like wearing a pair of shoes that were expensive and too small. She couldn't bear to throw them out, but they gave her blisters.
It's better to buy one good pair of shoes than four cheap ones.
What I wear is a reflection of where I am going and how I am feeling.
If Im in a good mood, its got to be cashmere and jeans - just something comfy, soft and warm. When Im down, I might find something that I havent worn for a while that was bought for me - or wear a brooch or a pair of shoes that are like old friends.
I am physically allergic to flip-flops.
In fiction, when you paint yourself into a corner, you can write a pair of suction cups onto the bottoms of your shoes and walk up the wall and out the skylight and see the sun breaking through the clouds. In nonfiction, you don't have that luxury.
Running is something you just do. You don’t need a goal. You don’t need a race. You don’t need the hype of a so-called fitness craze. All you need is a cheap pair of shoes and some time; the rest will follow.
Upon retiring, sleep as if you had entered your last sleep.
Upon awakening, leave your bed behind you instantly as if you had cast away a pair of old shoes.
Pride makes for the most slippery shoes.
I have 137 pairs of shoes and 200 pairs of jeans.
All you really need in life is some fresh water, a good hat, and a really good pair of shoes.
If somebody steps on your shoes and ruins them, don't freak out.
. get a new pair of shoes. If you miss something, don't freak out.. there's nothing you can do to change it.. just move on
I love to shop, especially in retro stores.
I have about a million pairs of old-school sports shoes like Adidas, so that's probably my biggest vice.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.