Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.
— Italian Proverbs

We have done almost everything in pairs since Noah, except govern. And the world has suffered for it.
Bella Abzug pairs quote

When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?
— Aeschylus

The only way to spend New Year's Eve is either quietly with friends or in a brothel. Otherwise when the evening ends and people pair off, someone is bound to be left in tears.
— W. H. Auden

Be an optimist -- at least until they start moving animals in pairs to Cape Canaveral.
— pairs quotation by Unknown