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

What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul
— Victor Hugo

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
— John D. Rockefeller

We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away.
— Plutarch

No sale is really complete until the product is worn out, and the customer is satisfied.
— L.L. Bean