Shoes Quotes by Elvis Presley, Chris Evans, Mark Webber, Mother Jones, Beryl Bainbridge, Bryan Ferry and many others.
You can do anything, but lay off my blue suede shoes
I feel like my style’s always been influenced by ‘less is more.’ The coolest styles are kind of simple and classic, like a white T-shirt and jeans. Maybe you have a cool belt and cool shoes, but everything else you keep simple.
I hate wearing trousers and shoes. I wear jeans and sneakers most of the time.
My address is like my shoes. It travels with me. I abide where there is a fight against wrong.
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.
All those rappers, they’re the only glamorous people working in music now. They dress up in these chains of gold, cars, girls and this and that, high-heeled shoes.
We will begin by learning how to tie our shoes.
In the best-case scenario, the audience sees themselves in your shoes. The only way you can do that is if you try to play it as if it was happening to you.
A girl’s just as hot as the shoes she choose
It’s not that I’m Mr. Goody-Two-Shoes now, but I’ve got my priorities in order.
Do what you are not supposed to do, like wear white shoes all year round.
I think it’s really tough being in Donald Trump’s shoes, when you’ve got the media looking to put the worst possible spin to everything that you say.
My shoes are worth more……than your house!
For me, with a character, you start with the shoes.
When I was in my early 20s, I looked towards exterior things to make me feel sexy – guys, clothes, shoes, etc. Now it’s all about how I feel internally.
But I still show up for gentleman practice in the company of lead dancers, hoping their grace will get stuck in my shoes.
If truth is like the terrain, are we the generation who sees it as one who has worn shoes all his life or one who has never worn shoes? Yet still, even if the walk starts out as painful, the experience may be well worth it.
I didn’t grow up thinking, ‘Oh, maybe someday I’m going to have a shoe named after me.’
I had to do a tango with Raft and I learned to dance in ballet shoes with my knees bent.
If there was a payment to the bank due, and we needed shoes, she’d get the shoes, and then deal with them guys at the bank. I don’t mean she wouldn’t pay the bank, but the children always came first.
Abortion, however, is a big threshold issue for me because the dominant majority of people in my state are pro-choice. I ran as a pro-choice Democrat, and she fills Sandra Day O’Connor’s shoes, and they are critical shoes.
The designer side of me has many ideas on how the shoes or woman should look, but the man is thinking ‘would I want to see my girl in those shoes?’
The shoe is very much an X-ray of social comportment.
Your shower shoes have fungus on them. You’ll never make it to the bigs with fungus on your shower shoes. Think classy, you’ll be classy. If you win 20 in the show, you can let the fungus grow back and the press’ll think you’re colorful. Until you win 20 in the show, however, it means you are a slob.
You never truly know someone until you’ve stood in their shoes and walked around in them.
I thought, enough of this, I’m not an abstract painter, what the hell am I going to do? Should I get a job in a shoe store, sell real estate, or what? I was really depressed by the whole thing, because I felt like a painter, yet I couldn’t make paintings.
My culinary wardrobe is the same as my biking wardrobe, just no shoes.
Some people train for certain sports and I want to train to be able to hold a super heavy electric guitar and carry luggage around myself because I always have to have 7,000 pairs of shoes. Who cares about sports?
A lot of guys I know are into this whole scarf trend. Not my thing. I prefer to update and personalize my style with the smaller things, like a pocket square or, again, with the shoes. All in the details.
When I moved in, I said, ‘I don’t care how this makes me look or sound: I am converting one of these bedrooms into a shoe closet.’ It’s become more of a dressing room, but one wall is shoes in their perfect cubbies.
Some actors start with the right shoes. I start with the right hats.
I remember as a kid being cold a lot, and hungry sometimes. Wed go to bed with just cornbread and milk, and I remember wearing shoes with holes in the bottom. I remember having twine for shoestrings.
I buy women shoes and they use them to walk away from me.
Baseball people are generally allergic to new ideas; it took years to persuade them to put numbers on uniforms, and it is the hardest thing in the world to get Major League Baseball to change anythingвЂ”even spikes on a new pair of shoesвЂ”but they will eventually…they are bound to.
The mature, forty-five-year-old woman, quite experienced in matters of life and death, knows that it was ‘for the best,’ but Daddy’s girl, who hung onto his belt and danced fox trots on the tops of his shoes, cannot accept that Daddy is not here anymore.
I’d much prefer my books to shoes…In the summer I sometimes take walks without shoes but never without a novel.
It’s as if women are in a totally rigged race. A lot of men are driving souped-up, low-slung racing cars and we’re running as fast as we can in tennis shoes we managed to salvage from a local garage sale.
Don’t you *ever* let go?” “I haven’t yet.” “Why?” “I suppose… because in this world, after everyone panics, there’s always got to be someone to tip the wee out of the shoe.
We were poor. My mother got our clothes out of the free box at the church, you know? So much of when you’re a kid is about relating about what you watch on TV. And who’s got these cooler shoes, and ‘Let’s trade lunches.’ And I was just like, ‘I don’t have a television. I have a rock and a piece of tofu.’
It’s what they say to do when you’re depressed, you know. Walk in someone else’s shoes for a while, and your own won’t feel so tight.
I imagine the wave of water colliding with the rock and spilling over the tile floor, collecting around my shoes. Doing a little at once can fix something, eventually, but I feel like when you believe that something is truly a problem, you throw everything you have at it, because you just canвЂ™t help yourself.
I do enjoy wearing Japanese and Italian clothing. I also enjoy my blue jeans or tennis shorts and running shoes. I like driving a Porsche because it is an elegant machine and it is a very beautiful experience to drive it. It’s magnificently made.
You can hit as many revolutions as you want, but women are always going to wear uncomfortable shoes that look good.
I remember my dad, who coached football, would buy some of his players football shoes when they couldn’t afford it.
Wearing a pair of yellow shoes does not make you an interesting person, that is of course unless you’ve just murdered someone in them.
I think something that’s very relevant in real life and that they don’t portray enough on TV is that when you think ‘Christian,’ you think ‘goody two shoes’ – they have to look a certain way and do certain things – and it’s just not true.
What I mean by “empathy” is putting yourself in other people’s shoes, feeling what they feel.
My primary school teacher once poured a bottle of curdled school milk forcefully down my throat. Then I threw it up all over her suede shoes. I’d rather have drunk from the spittoon in Barney’s barber shop.
Selling $500 shoes when you make $12 an hour is just an awkward economic juxtaposition.
I did a little soul searching to explore where I had gone wrong, why I made the decisions I did, how my definitions of success and ambition were off. I love a great new pair of shoes – I love to look at my bank account and see zeroes – but what is it attached to?
I plead – that it’s very difficult when you deal with – ISIS and organizations like that whose – whose behavior is so barbaric and so vicious – that it doesn’t seem to have any purpose other than lust for killing and power. And that’s very difficult to put ourselves in other shoes.
It takes a Real man to fill my shoes.
You know what FSU stands for, don’t you? Free Shoes University.
If I was a woman, I would be dressed in the same thing for a month and just change my hat and gloves. Maybe my shoes too; yes, I see what you mean but, really, it’s jewels that change an outfit.
Shoes are real. Money is an end result.
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!’
The preaching that this world needs most is the sermons in shoes that are walking with Jesus Christ.
Shoes transform your body language and attitude. They lift you physically and emotionally.
As a kid, my nickname was Tarzan. I never wore shoes, and I walked around and fished and camped out and just was a grub.
The Barbarian’s shoes are Hair Jordans
If you knew that you only had one day to live, what would you think about-your car or favorite pair of shoes or would it be the more everyday joys that occupy your mind?
Want a strong, solid relationship that is willing to go the distance? Get to know your running shoes.
There’s nothing worse than looking as if you’ve tried too hard or preened to within an inch of your life. If I’m wearing a strong item like a really beautiful dress, then I’ll play down my shoes and accessories and make my hair really natural.
I’ve always been interested in films where you can identify with the actors. Where you can be in their shoes and therefore be more involved if they’re people that you recognize.
I love and admire the American culture and the American dream. I learnt so many things about the American shoe industry and marketing strategies. I caught the secrets of American casual wear, that is elegant and wearable, retro and modern, and mixed it with an Italian touch, luxurious and handmade.
You can never take too much care over the choice of your shoes. Too many women think that they are unimportant, but the real proof of an elegant woman is what is on her feet.
There are only so many skaters like Brian Orser. Nobody is going to just step into his shoes.
The midget, Bush, and that Rumsfeld deserve only to be beaten with shoes by freedom loving people everywhere.
Designing my shoes, I’m thinking timeless. Not trendy.
God bless the boys from Memphis, blue suede shoes, and Elvis.
You have to understand that the bass guitar is the party instrument. It only has four strings. If you see a bass player playing five strings, take your shoe off and throw it at him.
Kids? It’s like living with homeless people. They’re cute but they just chase you around all day long going, ‘Can I have a dollar? I’m missing a shoe! I need a ride!
People don’t listen to marketplace logic; they listen for meaning and purpose. Attention can’t be bought. Before any interaction, ask yourself: ‘How do I want to make people feel or act?’ Put yourself in their shoes. The role of a leader is to create an experience that will inspire people to take action.
Wanting to reform the world without discovering one’s true self is like trying to cover the world with leather to avoid the pain of walking on stones and thorns. It is much simpler to wear shoes.
I never loved a man as far as I could pitch my shoe.
Invest in a couple of really good things – a great, classic coat; a good pair of shoes; and a timeless bag – then fill in the gaps with lower-priced pieces.
There is no attitude required. The hat brings the attitude. And when people try on a hat they like, it is a bit of fun. It makes them laugh. You don’t laugh when you put on a pair of shoes, but you do with a hat.
I believe in keeping running simple and, in regard to shoes, that would mean no gimmicks, unnecessary cushioning, etc
Shoes are the first thing I notice on a man. I like classic styles – not too square, not too pointy, not too fashiony. There’s a fine line between too much and too little effort.
I always have shoe trouble.
I’ll never forget the time my mother showed up with her best friend and two daughters, and all four of us dressed up in matching clothes, shoes and hats to go pick up my brother from school. I thought it was a fun thing to do, but we stepped outside my brother’s school and he was mortified!
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.
Before you criticize a man, walk a mile in his shoes. That way, when you do criticize him, you’ll be a mile away and have his shoes.
I find the Englishman to be him of all men who stands firmest in his shoes. They have in themselves what they value in their horses, mettle and bottom.
I love those preliminary conversations about who a character is. You try on wigs, shoes and clothes. It’s preferable when it’s not about looking pretty. It can get a little dull to just be cute. We talk about things like, maybe my character can’t afford these Christian Louboutins.
You don’t need to wear certain shoes or carry a kind of bag because of peer pressure.
I never thought that shoes would be the reason that you recruit players, but it’s a factor. I think we need to get the shoe companies out of the lives of the athletes. I think we need to get it back to where parents and coaches have more of a say than peripheral people, but that’s easier said than done.
This woman talk like she from so deep in the country she got corn growing in her shoes.
All the things I thought I was – simple and plain and sometime funny – are very small words. They do not begin to describe me. They do not begin to express what is inside of me. I have value, and I have worth. I cannot be replaced like old shoes or taken for granted like tap water.
When we start a new venture, we base it on hard research and analysis. Typically, we review the industry and put ourselves in our customer’s shoes to see what we could do better.
I grew up in the 90s, so Ive definitely resurrected many looks from my youth lately, including overalls, jelly shoes, and, of course, Doc Martens.
The American white relegates the black to the rank of shoeshine boy; and he concludes from this that the black is good for nothing but shining shoes.
Women have this obsession with shoes.
Always double-knot your sneakers. One of my teammates once lost a shoe during a game!
The future of TOMS is really creating a whole new business model of this one-for-one giving and expanding the TOMS model from shoes into other products as well.
When I was a young man, I shined the shoes of Louis Armstrong and Louis Jordan! Music was just everywhere like that. And in my family, everyone could play something, and if they couldnt play, they could sing.
Intercession is about putting ourselves in otherвЂ™s shoes or having sympathy with others. But intercessions are about having the mind of God and see things through His perspective
No one should judge what I’ve done with my life, not unless they’ve been in my shoes every horrible day and every sleepless night.
Hey, I put some new shoes on and suddenly everything is right.
If you can’t be proud of what you do, go and sell shoes. Do something else.
The best way to break down that fear is to spend time with somebody, put yourself in somebody else’s shoes, understand what the other person is going through.
I don’t trust you with my shoe; I wouldn’t trust you with an old pair of socks.
When my shoes are killing me, I take a maxi pad and put it in the bottom of my shoe. It is better than any Dr. Scholl’s insert. That fashion tip has saved me through some long nights.
I try to show compassion to people I come into contact with and try to put good out, as much good as I can. But that’s my life; that’s not my work. With my work, my job is to walk in another man’s shoes.
It isn’t the mountains that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.
I love my closet, and I always buy things that I love 100 percent. I’m very organized, and I like everything sorted by colors, even the shoes. It’s important to know exactly where everything is when you walk into the closet.
In money, and in life, you are very often your own worst enemy. You promise yourself you’re going to diet, then eat not one or two French fries but a whole plate. You decide to really commit to saving for retirement, only to wind up with a new pair of shoes in your closet.
I never thought that I would sell to young people, but now girls who are 14 and 15 buy my shoes.
The Japanese don’t have a specific religion, but a spirituality. A cap, shoes, and a table have a spirituality. When you eat an apple, you don’t say you eat it: you say, ‘I am receiving it.’ Kind of like you are thanking the food.
A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small, to pinch the feet. So it is with those whose fortune does not suit them.
You were going to travel for love, without shoes, or cloak, or common sense. This is one of the things a woman can do when her lover leaves her. It’s hard on the feet perhaps, but staying at home is hard on the heart, and you weren’t quite ready to give up on him yet.
My relationship with shoes has always been linked to shoes, women, women in their shoes and performance.
For someone like Daniel Radcliffe, itвЂ™s really fun to go against your image. HeвЂ™s such a goody-two-shoes in Harry Potter. I just wanted him to throw off the gloves and be weird and quirky.
Selling wine is all about sizing people up, and it takes a certain amount of chutzpah. The tableside bottle sell is a very funny thing – you take a look at the guy’s blazer, what kind of shoes he’s wearing, what kind of broad he’s with. Is he trying to be a hero?
I’ve never been tempted to do these hideous furniture shoes.
What’s wrong with shoes? I collected them because it was like a symbol of thanksgiving and love?
I am a man who has never tied his own shoes before!
Money doesn’t buy elegance. You can take an inexpensive sheath, add a pretty scarf, gray shoes, and a wonderful bag, and it will always be elegant.
On the last day of every character I’ve ever played, I lay the clothes out on the floor with the shoes and socks, so that it looks like the character has literally vanished. That’s the way you have to leave them.
I had had a father whose shoes I could never fill, against whom I would never measure up; yet, I felt no pressure do so.
Angie, I’ve seen my mom wrestle two cops to the ground with a taser dart in her neck, and you cry when your shoes pinch. Good luck, Bambi!
A lot of people get a misconception
And start drifting in the wrong direction
Miss Goody Two Shoes see you later
I ain’t got time and you ain’t nuthin but a playa hater.
And start drifting in the wrong direction
Miss Goody Two Shoes see you later
I ain’t got time and you ain’t nuthin but a playa hater.
Be strong , my young friends; that is my advice to you. You will be nearer to Heaven through football than through the study of the Gita. These are bold words; but I have to say them, for I love you. I know where the shoe pinches.
You have dancing shoes with nimble soles. I have a soul of lead.
When you cut human beings down to size, we’re really quite simple creatures; food, shelter, warmth, light, heat and you build it up from there really until you finally go Gucci shoes or whatever it is or whatever your consumer desires are. All those desires are ultimately, they’re about gratification.
I feel very blessed to have two wonderful, healthy children who keep me completely grounded, sane and throw up on my shoes just before I go to an awards show just so I know to keep it real.
They call him the Streak, he likes to turn the other cheek. He’s always making the news, wearing just his tennis shoes.
It doesn’t matter what you are wearing-if you have good shoes and a good bag, you’ll look right.
David Duchovny asked me while I was picking out shoes in the closet. It wasn’t a special occasion. He just asked, ‘Will you marry me?’
Good shoes are important. I wear English brogues in a wide fitting. They last me years.
Being a star requires risk-taking shoes.
Everybody’s got their secrets; I carry mine like a jagged stone in my shoe.
My shoes are size 2 and a 1/2, the same size as my feet
Who waiteth for dead man’s shoes will go long barefoot.
It’s got to do with putting yourself in other people’s shoes and seeing how far you can come to truly understand them. I like the empathy that comes from acting.
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!
…You have to pass an exam, and the jobs that you get are either to shine shoes, or to herd cows, or to tend pigs. Thank God, I don’t want any of that! Damn it! And besides that they smack you for a reward; they call you an animal and it’s not true, a little kid, etc.. Oh! Damn Damn Damn Damn Damn!
My wife always asks me why I don’t make the bed. And I respond with the same reason why I don’t tie my shoes after I take them off.
As you go through life’s rich tapestry, you realize that most people you meet aren’t fit to shine your shoes. It’s a sad fact, but it’s true. A good friend is someone who’d hide you if you were on the run for murder. How many of them do you know?
All around the world, there are children wishing they had some cool sneakers like you do. But before you decide to give them your old pair, they’d first like a decent meal, some fluid, and some medication so they can walk comfortably in your shoes.
Our incomes should be like our shoes; if too small, they will gall and pinch us; but if too large, they will cause us to stumble and to trip.
All feete tread not in one shoe.
The base paths belonged to me, the runner. The rules gave me the right. I always went into a bag full speed, feet first. I had sharp spikes on my shoes. If the baseman stood where he had no business to be and got hurt, that was his fault.
The prevailing – and foolish – attitude is that a good manager can be a good manager anywhere, with no special knowledge of the production process he’s managing. A man with a financial background may know nothing about manufacturing shoes or cars, but he’s put in charge anyway.
A majority of women’s magazines feature women who do amazing things, but then the article focuses on how she ruined it with her shoes.
A black face, run-down shoes and elbow-out make-up give me a place to hide. The real Bert Williams is crouched deep down inside the coon who sings the songs and tells the stories.
He doesnвЂ™t have to love your CD collection. He doesnвЂ™t have to love your shoes. But any good, mature guy better make an attempt to love your friends and familyвЂ”especially when theyвЂ™re great.
I always look at a girls shoes. And if theyвЂ™re wearing heels, i wonder how she would look if she was just wearing those.
Religion is like a pair of shoes…..Find one that fits for you, but don’t make me wear your shoes.
I love visual stylists like Bob Fosse and Vincente Minnelli and Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger with The Red Shoes and The Tales of Hoffman.
I come from a long line of women who like shoes to a fault.
And whenever I’m in a situation where I’m wearing the same as 600 other people and doing the same thing as 600 other people, looking back, I always found ways to make myself different, whether it be having a red lining inside of my jacket, having red shoes, it hasn’t changed.
Reading is an exercise in empathy; an exercise in walking in someone else’s shoes for a while.
How can we help my kids step into the shoes of another child?
Your spikes, which were really quite long then, would catch the material of the track and your shoe would get heavier. I was simply filing them down and rubbing some graphite on the spikes, so that I thought I would run more effectively.
I can tell where my own shoe pinches me.
I think I was one of those kids that I might not fight you if you stepped on my shoes or stole my lunch money or that kind of stuff. But if you picked on a girl or something like that, that would cause me to rear up a little bit.
The True Artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife, has nothing broader than his shoes.
But it was like wearing a size five sneakers when your foot is a seven- you can get by for a few steps, and then you set down and pull off the shoes because it just plain much
I have as many pairs of sneakers as I have shoes.
Boutique hotels are great, but they get too cute. Some hotels have shoe polish. It’s like, come on, this isn’t 1960. No one’s polishing their shoes.
Humans are divided between those who can still look through the eyes of youth and those who cannot. Though it causes me frequent pain, I find it very easy to place myself in the shoes of almost any boy, and can conjure my own youth with an ease that is troublesome.
When someone can’t afford to wear shoes, it’s not just about them not having shoes on that day. It’s about a cycle of poverty that exists within their community.
Walking in high heels should be made an Olympic sport.
We’ve created an unnatural form of running. It’s not just the shoes, but we run on artificial surfaces – straight ahead, hard and steady – instead of speeding up and slowing down, reacting to the terrain with changes of pace and rhythm.
Andy [Warhol] was on the scene, but he wasn’t an artist at first; he was more an illustrator. He was always surrounded by about ten people who worshipped him. He’d go to a party and they would all come along. But he was drawing shoes and that sort of thing.
It’s more enjoyable when I’m disguised in some way; stepping into someone else’s shoes is part of the reason why I became an actor.
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, his cloak was out at the elbows, the water passed through his shoes, – and the stars through his soul.
I have close to 300 pairs of shoes. I’m fortunate enough to be in a position to get any shoes I want. So I have a pretty nice collection. It’s pretty valuable. It’s funny when sometimes I buy a pair of shoes and I look on eBay and it’s already selling for $500. I just wanted to buy those shoes to wear them!
I need to have a quick wardrobe. Two or three blazers with dark gray pants, two pairs of jeans, two light blue shirts, a casual shirt, two pairs of shoes, one formal one not. Small accessories like Tod’s Greca belt and our woven bracelets for a wild touch.
I did not have three thousand pairs of shoes, I had one thousand and sixty.
If you default on your Visa bill, nobody comes to repossess your refrigerator or auction off your shoes. The biggest penalty you’ll face is trouble getting future credit.
Really good shoes have to seduce both men and women.
He warned Mother not to flout God’s Will by expecting too much of us. “Sending a girl to college is like pouring water in your shoes,’ he still loves to say, as often as possible. ‘It’s hard to say which is worse, seeing it run out and waste the water, or seeing it hold in and wreck the shoes.
Whether it’s a film, a television show, an event or a pair of shoes, everything Uninterrupted does comes back to the fundamental belief that every human is multidimensional and should be empowered to share their own story.
I just got an honorary degree from Glasgow University, and I had to wear around very painful shoes so that I didn’t laugh all the way through the ceremony because I felt like an outlaw.
My mom is an art teacher and my dad owns a women’s shoe store, so they’re not actors by any means. Well, I guess to sell women’s shoes, you have to be an actor.
Something that comes to us, some gym shoe that comes to us as a result of child labor from a brutal dictatorship, where people do not have basic freedoms, it wouldn’t bug me to tax the living Dickens out of that thing or even to forbid its importation whatsoever. But that’s a moral question, not an economic question.
Summer, and he watches his children’s heart break. Autumn again and Boo’s children needed him. Atticus was right. One time he said you never really know a man until you stand in his shoes and walk around in them. Just standing on the Radley porch was enough.
Wear a belt! It’s an easy way to pull together your outfit. Just be sure to match it to your shoes.
In modeling, my height was a big challenge to overcome, because I was pretty much the shortest girl on the runway whenever I was doing the catwalk. The clothes didn’t fit and the shoes didn’t fit. It was an issue, but luckily, it didn’t prevent me from working.
Christian Louboutins are uncomfortable, but I screamed the first time I put on a Pointe Shoe.
You see how picky I am about my shoes and they only go on my feet.
I have an impulse to write all over the orange walls- I need an alphabet of endings ripped out of books, of hands pulled off of clocks, of cold stones, of shoes filled with nothing but wind.
I would have people send me shoes and I had 40 pairs and none would fit in the dorm room. People would come by and be like, “Yo, I’ve been looking for these shoes.” I was like, “I’ll sell them to you for $300 right now.” I’d sell them, save up $4,000 to $5,000, go to the mall and just buy a bunch of new stuff.
Almost everyone wears rubber on their feet these days, but there was a time when it was considered cheap. Luxury shoes had leather soles, which were rigid and heavy.
Take dem shoes off your teeth and stop running your mouth.
Three quarters of the miseries and misunderstandings in the world would finish if people were to put on the shoes of their adversaries and understood their points of view
I had no shoes, and I felt sorry for myself until I met a man who had no feet. I took his shoes. Now I feel better.
We are the great grassroots campaign of the modern era, built from mousepads, shoe leather and hope.
I’ll tell you one thing you can’t do: you can’t put your shoes on, then your socks on.
A hero called Adin rose from the ranks of the people. He was an ordinary man, a blacksmith who made swords and armor and shoes for horses. But he had been blessed with strsngth, courage, and cleverness.
I never learned how to tie my shoes, and I was mocked for that. I still don’t know how to.
I feel more comfortable performing when I’m wearing something crazy. I grew up in the ’90s, so I love a choker and platform shoes like the Spice Girls wore.
Before you judge someone, walk a mile in his shoes.
A way into a creative mind is to really step into their shoes. Do what they love most or try out their art.
I like what Proenza Schouler is doing. I also love the Miu Miu chunky embellished shoes and really like Prada as well.
Learning to stand in somebody else’s shoes, to see through their eyes, that’s how peace begins. And it’s up to you to make that happen. Empathy is a quality of character that can change the world.
All that hoops are good for is to clean dirty shoes and keep fellows at a distance.
Do you know Afghan children wear shoes when they sleep, so they can run easily if a bomb falls during the night? Iraq has been similarly pushed against the wall. What proof did the West ultimately have, what justification for raining bombs on them?
I was always very physical, growing up, and did sports. I like to get out and do different things, and walk in different shoes. I like change. I like challenge.
In designing shoes for myself; I’m not thinking of a specific person or catwalk. I’m just not thinking of clothes at all. I’m always thinking of a naked woman, actually.
The working people are bound to their native shores.
I’ve worn some ugly shoes.
For me, shoe-wise, platforms give me the same height that I need, but they’re not as taxing on my feet.
Opting for gold shoes could have been considered downright cocky, but I was confident and never doubted my ability to deliver gold medals to match my shimmering footwear.
I know he’s retired, but I’m a big fan of Shaquille O’Neal, his game and his personality. I have a pair of his shoes in my office. You see the size of his shoe and think, ‘This is not real, this couldn’t belong to a human being.’ But he is human!
I live in heels. Give me a pair of flip-flops and I’ll trip all over myself.
Lies circle the earth while Truth is still trying to put on its shoes.
I always felt really alone because no one wanted to talk about the things that I enjoyed, and that was really rap music and hip-hop as a culture. You know, having the shoes, using the words, buying the magazines, seeing the videos. And I had nobody to share it with, so I feel like I lived a lot online.
My dream is to walk around the world. A smallish backpack, all essentials neatly in place. A camera. A notebook. A traveling paint set. A hat. Good shoes. A nice pleated (green?) skirt for the occasional seaside hotel afternoon dance.
I wonder how Admat can be everywhere. Is he in my sandal? Or is he my sandal itself? Why would a god bother to be a sandal? Does he wear shoes or sandals himself, invisible ones?
When a woman wants to look festive, she should add some shine, sheen or sparkle to her outfit, like a metallic clutch, an embellished shoe, or a blingy statement necklace.
If a model is going to make some shoes, she’s going to make them comfortable.
My only phobia is untidiness. My hair has to be neatly kept; my shoes are always clean. Everything has to be in a straight line, in its place.
Almost every single commercial on television for shampoo, sports shoes, drinks, food, clothes, perfume, cars, etc., is a short fairy tale, for they are given magical qualities.
I’ll do shoes for the lady who lunches, but it would be, like, a really nasty lunch, talking about men. But where I draw the line, what I absolutely won’t do, is the lady who plays bridge in the afternoon!
The right shoe can make everything different.
I perfectly understand the obsession with shoes. I myself am pretty obsessed. I have a few hundred pairs of shoes in general, because I’ve been collecting shoes for a long time.
My wardrobe consists of antique clothes, many of my designs, plus shoes and shirts from Brooks Brothers and Paul Stuart.
My shoes I got to pick. I chose worn-out red flats. I figured I should make it clear from the start that I wasnвЂ™t princess material.
Portland is a really great city, especially because I’m a shopper and there’s no sales tax! That really adds up so fast, because in California, a $1000 pair of shoes ends up costing another $100.
I grew up in Italy, and our country is a country of great agriculture and food produce. It wasn’t like I was urban and only knew about high-heeled shoes and purses and never knew where my eggs came from.
I’d already decided I wanted to design shoes after I saw a sign in the Museum of African and Oceanic Art forbidding high heels. Well, who could resist?
I like stripper shoes. I like being tall because I’m claustrophobic.
The poor taxpayer may wipe his shoes on a $3 doormat when he goes home, but not the Navy. It is, damn the cost, full feet ahead on a doormat you would be ashamed to get muddy.
I wish that for just one time you could stand inside my shoes. You’d know what a drag it is to see you.
Comfortable shoes and the freedom to leave are the two most important things in life.
There is an element of seduction in shoes that doesn’t exist for men. A woman can be sexy, charming, witty or shy with her shoes.
I love books; my suitcases are always full of them. Books and shoes. I read when I am sad, when I am happy, when I am nervous. My favourite British author is Jane Austen, and my favourite American one is John O’Hara.
Stepping into the “shoes” of someone’s life other than my own, great movies such as ‘Cinema Paradiso,’ scenic landscapes, the work of Daniel Day-Lewis, the books of Joel Goldsmith, traveling, doughnuts, ice cream.
You can’t tell stories and really walk in someone’s shoes and not have a love for them, even if they’re doing horrible things.
Rose!” I looked to my right and saw Adrian cutting across the lawn toward me, oblivious to the slush’s effects on his designer shoes. “Did you just call me ‘Rose’?” I asked. “And not ‘little dhampir’? I don’t think that’s ever happened.” “It happens all the time,” he countered, catching up to me.
Habitual caution ties and binds us; it is as if we were dressed always in clothes and shoes that were several sizes too small.
My message is to get human beings to love God, love their neighbor and for the life of me I just don’t see the downside of human beings not being so mean to one another and actually care for one another and not steal from one another and not murder each other for their tennis shoes. That’s the message I have.
I always say you need something weird on your face and some good shoes and nobody looks in the middle.
When you feel stuck in a hard time, jump-start a pro-change attitude by letting go of possessions that no longer work for you – like old clothes and old shoes.
My American walking shoes are new, and my Oriental eyes are old.
In fashion, the time is so short, and even with pre-collection, there are not only dresses, shoes, bags, and furs but now raincoats and T-shirts. It’s just an endless amount of work that we have to produce in no time.
I like a man who can be a real friend, has a good sense of humor, a good pair of shoes and a healthy gold card.
I think every celebrity that I love wears my shoes. I’m a particular fan of Julianne Moore, and I adore Jennifer Lawrence. There are so many beautiful women. I love Poppy Delevingne, of course; I even made a collection with her.
When in doubt…shoe it out.
I’ve always looked at shoes as being immensely beautiful things.
I liked work shoes and big, working-class hands. The stars would come and go, but the crew on my movies was my extended family.
I’m used to writing fairy tales that can be somewhat dark, and the truth is that in fairy tales, romances are always problematic. They may end happily ever after, but someone’s getting pushed into an oven or has blood in her shoe.
Who is Tom? There is no Tom. If we sell a pair of shoes today, we give away a pair of shoes tomorrow. Originally we thought of “Tomorrow’s Shoes,” but I could only fit “TOMS” on the label. I had no idea everybody would want to meet him. There is no Tom; it’s an idea for a better tomorrow.
Cause IвЂ™m gonna put my foot so far up their butts theyвЂ™re going to burp shoe leather. (Nick)
The Republican party is not a church. It does not promulgate doctrine and then exclude those who fail to share it. But political parties must stand for something, or they will be unable to generate enthusiastic support from the volunteers needed to burn shoe leather and calories winning competitive elections.
I own about 300 pairs of shoes. When I start to go over 300, I have mini-sales from my closet and give the money to charity. It’s my way of recycling; I feel like I can give back to the universe.
An essential part of true listening is the discipline of bracketing, the temporary giving up or setting aside of one’s own prejudices, frames of reference and desires so as to experience as far as possible the speaker’s world from the inside, step in inside his or her shoes.
The three biggest fashion mistakes are cheap suits, shoes, and shirts. Spend your money on something good.
Whenever I go shopping with my wife, all I ever seem to come home with is a new pair of shoes.
In fact we put so many things in our mouths we constantly have to be reminded what not to eat. Look at that little package of silicon gel that’s inside your sneakers. It says DO NOT EAT for a reason. Somewhere sometime some genius bought a pair of sneakers and said Ooooh look. They give you free mints with the shoes
I’m not trying to overcome my father or fill his shoes or reach any kind of level that he did. We’re talking about a Mozart of rock music.
Remember that I’m Human. Before you judge me or decide how you’ll deal with me, walk awhile in my shoes. If you do, I think you’ll find with more understanding we can meet in the middle and walk the rest of the way together.
If I’m going to spunk ВЈ500 on a pair of designer shoes, it’s going to be a pair that I can a) dance to ‘Bad Romance’ in and b) will allow me to run away from a murderer, should one suddenly decide to give chase.
I grew up in a sanctified church. I had to wear skirts below the knee. I couldn’t wear pants, open-toe or heeled shoes. We couldn’t cut our hair.
Put yourself in their shoes before you decide on the best way to take their shirts.
The crazy thing is I got all of these shoes, and probably 80 percent of them I’ve never worn before. I’ve worn all the glasses. I sleep in them, bend them up a little bit. Glasses are on all the time except when I’m at practice or at work.
My cradle was a shoe.
I spend most of my time wearing uncomfortable things, so for me, it’s all about trainers.
I think being Shaquille O’Neal would be the most amazing thing. There’s nothing I would have done differently in his life. Everything he’s done I think is pretty spot on, even, like, the bad rap videos, the shoes, the movies, everything.
It’s a good addition. There are so many bad addictions. Better be addicted to shoes than something else
Where is the real low thing? Where are the jelly shoes that you find that are sick because theyвЂ™re so greatвЂ¦Everything has air quotes around it now.
I dreamed I was buying new shoes last night,” said Ron. “What d’ya think that’s gonna mean?” “Probably that you’re going to be eaten by a giant marshmallow or something,” said Harry.
As human beings, we aren’t as individual as we’d like to believe we are. And I think that’s what makes acting possible. Despite the fact that I have not experienced something, I have it in my human capacity to imagine it and to put myself in someone else’s shoes, and to take someone else’s circumstances personally.
Woman for whom Botox and fillers are the norm don’t feel dressed without it. It’s like going to the hairdresser’s for them. Also, famously, lipstick sales go up in a recession: you may not be able to afford the shoes and the dress but you are sure going to keep your lips pillow perfect.
Robert Englund’s done an amazing job over the years playing Freddy. Everybody that’s a fan of ‘Nightmare’ loves Robert and you know so that’s a challenge when you’ve got to step in a big man’s shoes like that, so it’s scary but it’s also exciting.
If you never want to see the face of hell, when you come home from work every night, dance with your kitchen towel and, if you’re worried about waking up your family, take off your shoes.
I flew on Air Force Two for eight years, and now I have to take off my shoes to get on an aeroplane.
The shoemaker makes a good shoe because he makes nothing else.
In the dressing room, I always put on my right shoe first. Same thing for my right wristband.
Perfect heroines, like perfect heroes, aren’t relatable, and if you can’t put yourself in the protagonist’s shoes, not only will they not inspire you, but the book will be pretty boring.
Just where do you think you are going, Arya?’ the septa demanded. Arya glared at her. ‘I have to go shoe a horse,’ she said sweetly taking a brief satisfaction in the shock on the septa’s face.
I’m a responsible soul. But anyone who has the chance to spend time with me can see I’m still 22 years old. I love talking about clothes and guys and shoes and makeup. Plus, I’m obsessed with anything Hello Kitty!
To wear dreams on one’s feet is to begin to give reality to one’s dreams.
Not every woman is obsessed with shoes. But every woman is more obsessed with shoes than her husband is (although that’s not too difficult to accomplish, since your husband has exactly two pairs–black shoes that are ten years old and barely broken in and sneakers that are so dirty they classify as a biohazard).
I grew up not really thinking I had a disability. I grew up thinking I had different shoes.
Formal is formal. I can’t wear sneakers all the time. Sometimes, I wear other shoes. It’s not my challenge designing formal – it’s so boring – but it’s still important. I sell a lot of classic black sneakers made from every material because everyone loves black, and if you mix and match material, you get an opera.
I think people are going to like my new shoes. I like them. I had a lot of success with the one last year, but this year’s shoe is going to be a little different, but at the same time it’s going to be a little spin-off on last year’s shoe.
People get nervous accessorising, but there is nothing wrong with adding a belt or a pair of shoes in another colour.
If you want to give the devil a message, write it on the bottom of your shoes.
When I had no shoes I was comfortable – I used to run barefoot. When I wore shoes it was difficult. To run in shoes was ok, but at the beginning of my career it was hard.
Round-heads and Wooden-shoes are standing jokes.
I’m like, ‘I think I’m just going to wear what makes me happy,’ so I’m just really big on wearing things that reflect my personality, like colorful hats and weird shoes and things that I just think are fun.
our limbs which had already traveled far beyond her world, carrying the click of distances in the smooth, untroubled soles of their shoes.
People ask me if my shoes were too small when I was a kid and I say it wouldnt matter how fight my shoes were, I just liked that feeling of them being in there. Thats how I started tapping my toes.
I do believe that in order to be a successful negotiator that as a diplomat, you have to be able to put yourself into the other person’s shoes. Unless you can understand what is motivating them, you are never going to be able to figure out how to solve a particular problem.
My life is like my shoes, worn out by service.
The kids know what I’m doing when I exercise, and that’s powerful. So don’t just tell your kids to go play outside. Take a moment off your computer, put on your tennis shoes, hop outside and help them start their game and run off some energy.
You’re invited to tons of parties, and you’ll wear these shoes and that dress, and it can be enticing, but I think it also sucks you dry. If you do it a little, sure, it’s fun, but too much and you start to lose your footing.
I empathize with women in their high heels so I’ll be there in my kilt and T-shirt and I’ll walk around all day just to prove that if I can wear the shoes for 36 hours then certainly our customer can wear them.
I always enjoyed getting dolled up. I grew up surrounded by a bunch of women so you know there were always hair/makeup, clothes, shoes and other girly things around.
I’m blacker than Barack Obama. I shined shoes. I grew up in a five-room apartment. My father had a little laundromat in a black community not far from where we lived. I saw it all growing up.
Why do I wear tennis shoes? That’s two questions. Do I wear tennis shoes? The answer to that question is, “Yes.” “Why?” That’s a question philosophers have been pondering for centuries.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven’t had fourteen pairs in my life.
You wouldn’t think such a place as San Francisco could exist. The wonderful sunlight there, the hills, the great bridges, the Pacific at your shoes. Beautiful Chinatown. Every race in the world. The sardine fleets sailing out. The little cable-cars whizzing down The City hills. And all the people are open and friendly.
My dad says that when I was two or three I used to go out dressed as a different character every day. I remember thinking it was perfectly normal to wear different coloured shoes and carry a pink umbrella. But now I’ve got a goddaughter of that age; I realise it’s not normal at all.
As tempting as it seems to wear tennis shoes with your tux, don’t do it. I think it looks ridiculous. If you’re 14 years old, maybe give it a shot. In general, don’t portray anything that says ‘I’m too cool and I don’t care.
I’m not sure how to describe my style. A lot of my work is dark and looks a bit sad, which is strange because I’m such a smiley, over-the-top positive guy who wears gold shoes most days.
‘Slumdog’ was my first movie, and I had never been to India before – I was just a teenager in the U.K. with my headphones and my Nike shoes. What did I know about growing up in a slum?
Not all the Greek runners in the original Olympics were totally naked. Some wore shoes.
I can be whatever. I can wear shoes or don’t wear shoes. I can tie my hair up or wear it down. It doesn’t matter.
Shoes divide men into three classes. Some men wear their father’s shoes. They make no decisions of their own. Some are unthinkingly shod by the crowd. The strong man is his own cobbler. He insists on making his own choices. He walks in his own shoes.
When a woman buys shoes, she takes them out of the box and looks at herself in the mirror. But she isn’t really looking at her shoes – she’s looking at herself. If she likes herself, then she likes the shoes.
I see a pair of shoes I adore, and it doesn’t matter if they have them in my size. I buy them anyway.
We all walk in different shoes.
Who is wurs shod, than the shoemakers wyfe,With shops full of shoes all hir lyfe?
Did you ever feel as if the whole world was a tuxedo, and you were a pair of brown shoes?
I used to travel in tennis shoes; I am just not allowed to anymore. I’m an old hippie from San Francisco.
It was hard not to feel violated [in Stone movie], ’cause I have to go home after walking in these shoes all day. It plays a number on your head. Some days I came home and was really upset; it was hard to see the baby [Jovovich’s 2-year-old daughter].
You can change the look of an outfit so easily by changing the kind of jewellery you wear. If you have a basic outfit on – a black sweater and skirt or a simple black dress – you can go from the office to a cocktail party at night just by changing your jewellery. It helps if you change your shoes as well.
Her sister’s shoes. They sparkeled even in the darkening afternoon. They sparkeled like yellow diamonds, and embers of blood and thorny stars.
I think that we pay much more attention to fashion and our hair, skin and foreheads, our abdominal muscles and shoes than what is happening in the world. We willingly take that ‘drug’ and go along with that.
The best way to get to know the place you are traveling in is to walk around… and the best way to walk around is with comfortable shoes! Grab your travel buddy and your running shoes and go explore!
“Admission” is Paul Weitz’s movie. This is Karen Croner – the screenwriter’s – movie. To have such a lovely role in such a beautifully written script offered to me, it’s like elves made the shoes.
Who said you had to fill his shoes? Wear your own shoes. They’re bound to fit better. Walk your own path your own way and you’ll be more likely to get to where you need to be.
I think that ultimately any effective drama or tragedy tries to put you as much as it can into the protagonist’s shoes.
You go to something like the Golden Globes, and it’s the most glamorous place you could ever be, but then you go home and you’re still like, ‘Urgh, this dress is too tight, I wanna take off these shoes and put on my pyjamas.’ At the end of the night all the glamour goes away and you’re just a human.
Even a strong man can succumb to the wiles of a pretty girl with pointy shoes.
you don’t need any [money] to do [Parkour], just a pair of good shoes and that’s all.
If you want to be a theater actor, where do you live now? Young actors struggle on a Broadway salary. A lot of them live in shoe boxes; some of them are literally three to a shoebox. New York has gotten prohibitively expensive.
We would be driving down the street in a place like Zaire, now the Democratic Republic of Congo, and started to see, my gosh, the only people that have shoes are men. Why does that woman have a baby in her belly and one on her back, and she’s carrying a huge load of bananas? You start to ask these questions.
It’s so important to just be kind to one another because we aren’t walking in that other person’s shoes.
I am such a goody-two-shoes.
As long as I get those running shoes on, then there’s no turning back, and I have to go for that run. As long as you’ve got those workout clothes, you’ve got them on, you’ve got to go.
I actually have more shoes than anyone will ever know.
Beauty is a pair of shoes that makes you wanna die.
My perfect beach town isn’t a fancy resort or glitzy planned community. It’s a place with a hometown grocery that has decent meat, seafood, and a deli; a couple of ice cream shops; and a handful of good restaurants – where the island-wide dress code is ‘no shoes, no shirt, no problem.’
I never thought of acting as a creative process. Christ, I used to go to the movies and see Brando talking like he was trying to sell shoes, and he was great. I thought anybody could do it. Then I tried it, and I got so uptight, I’m limited as to what I can do on film.
It’s actually great to shoot far away from Hollywood because we don’t have the distractions of the parties and premieres and all that. And, of course, you can save money – there are no good shoe stores.
I’d love to be in Paul McCartney’s shoes for a day. I’d love to pick up a guitar and write songs like he does. Or to experience what it might have been like to be a Beatle for a day.
I wasn’t a great skater and I needed my skates to be perfect – really tight around the ankles. But I couldn’t break in new ones because my feet would hurt so much. I wore a size 9 shoe and a 6.5 skate – my foot was really crunched.
It is tempting to think of your husband-to-be as just another bridal accessory. It may be easier for him to play along with this too. After all, you don’t expect your shoes or your beaded bag to help you make decisions.
I have wanted women whose very shoes are worth all I have ever possessed.
It’s not a good idea to match your shoes with a bag too stringently. Go for subtle similarity.
I don’t ever want to part with any of my shoes. They all have a special place in my heart because they say something about who you are today.
Ballet really lends itself to that because there’s such a sense of ritual, with wrapping the shoes every day and preparing new shoes for every performance. It’s such a process. It’s almost religious, in nature.
Did you ever get the feeling that the world is a tuxedo and you’re a pair of brown shoes?
Growing up in the Bay Area, I played early on with these quartet groups who set guidelines for me. I remember the guys would all have the same clothes and shoes, like these uniforms. I was in awe.
Interesting shade #23 Lush Golden Blonde highlights. Heyyyyyy…. The woman in the awful suit was me! The woman in the cheap shoes was me!
Seriously. Who needed a real lover when you had a handsome, affectionate man who adored you, put a beautiful house over your head, gave you a great job, lavished you with fabulous clothes, shoes, purses and jewelry and would never break your heart?
I’ve got a thing for footwear; I have about 200 pairs of shoes from all over the world.
My iPhone stays on. All my friends and family know that I hate the phone, so no one calls me on it. I just use it to play Words With Friends and take pictures of cute shoes.
I really had no great love for shoes. I was a working First Lady; I was always in canvas shoes. I did nurture the shoes industry of the Philippines, and so every time there was a shoe fair, I would receive a pair of shoes as a token of gratitude.
I got an attitude, that’s rude because I walked over Elvis’ grave in some blue suede shoes.
We need to put ourselves in the shoes of our customers. That is my new battle cry. Live and breathe Starbucks the way our customers do.
I like to wear short-sleeved collared shirts and high-waist trousers with shiny shoes. And at night, when I’m playing, I’ll often wear suits. But it started with my uncle’s vintage clothes.
I am very bad at drawing. Seriously. I can draw shoes. That’s about it.
I remember being mad about having pink and red shoes. I gew up envying other girls’ pink and red shoes.
If you wanted a safe job, go sell shoes. This is a tough business.
It is hard to play Blue Suede Shoes. I know everyone has heard it 10 million times, and that makes it even harder to play it, but there’s a very laid back tempo on that. I was surprised at how slow it really was.
I’m less comfortable in stilettos than I am in running shoes.
The woman who steals your boyfriend has the ugliest shoes on earth. Truly hideous. You wouldn’t be caught dead in them.
My worst fashion faux pas: probably orange shoes with white pants. I thought I looked spectacular.
The problem that we have is thinking there’s only one kind of feminist, and that she’s politically correct and right on at all times, wears flat shoes, doesn’t wear makeup, probably doesn’t have sex, is very angry, wears dungarees, is a vegetarian.
I can certainly put myself in Israel’s shoes. They are humans just like we are. They want peace and security inside their borders.
I am indeed, sir, a surgeon to old shoes; when they are in great danger I recover them.
Language does not always have to wear a tie and lace-up shoes.
As a kid, I always had a super vivid imagination, like “Man, I like those shoes, but they should’ve made them in purple” or like, “Man, I wonder how people make songs.”
Ole Golly: The time has come, the walrus said… Harriet M. Welsch: To talk of many things… Ole Golly: Of shoes and ships and ceiling wax… Harriet M. Welsch: Of cabbages and kings… Ole Golly: And why the sea is boiling hot… Harriet M. Welsch: And whether pigs have wings!
I was sad because I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no feet. So I said, “Got any shoes youвЂ™re not using?
A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a devout manner.
You know, you cannot be comfortable on a high heel shoes the way you would be in sneakers. But, you know, not everyone wants to be on sneakers. Sneakers are for different purposes.
I’m essentially a jeans girl, and I dress them up or down with accessories. For me, it’s ultimately about a great pair of shoes.
For sale. Baby shoes. Never worn.
Every song, every form of art, clothing, shoes, it has to be special.
A travel book is a book that puts you in the shoes of the traveler, and it’s usually a book about having a very bad time; having a miserable time, even better.
It’s tough at the top. It’s tough at the bottom. But in between you could use them for horse-shoes.
One of my most memorable moments serving the community was after I built the Live Civil Playground in Haiti, and I visited an orphanage and gave away shoes to all the kids. I also sat with them and helped them design their shoes. The smiles on their faces were priceless.
I love funky shoes and hats. I’m into large-brimmed fedoras with big feathers in fun colors like purple and lime-yellow. I just think hats add pizzazz to your outfits.
That’s like asking a cobbler if he’s made too many pairs of shoes.
Continued traveling is far from productive. It begins with wearing away the soles of the shoes, and making the feet sore, and erelong it will wear a man clean up, after making his heart sore into the bargain. I have observed that the afterlife of those who have traveled much is very pathetic.
I’ve learned a lot about doing accessories and making shoes and handbags. I don’t think my perspective has really changed. The subtlety of understanding yarns, what makes a fabric what it is – I’ve learned technical skills and more about the craft.
Have you ever heard the expression: Walk a mile in my shoes, and then judge me? And write your own books.
What ever is the natural propensity of a person is hard to overcome. If a dog were made a king, he would still gnaw at his shoes laces.
I’m so excited about school. I’m such a shameless student. I laid my clothes out last night, just like I did before my first day of first grade, with my patent leather shoes and my new lunch box. I hope the teacher will like me 🙂
Stepping outside the comfort zone is the price I pay to find out how good I can be. If I planned on backing off every time running got difficult I would hang up my shoes and take up knitting.
With every book, you go back to school. You become a student. You become an investigative reporter. You spend a little time learning what it’s like to live in someone else’s shoes.
I think there is a part of me that’s always a little bit like, “Why would I torture myself? Just in case you forgot how big the shoes are you’re walking in, take a look again”
I hate to shop. I consider it one of life’s necessary evils, like brussels sprouts and high-heeled shoes.
I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large.
If you think about human nature, our favourite pair of shoes are the ones we bought yesterday, our favourite thing is the newest thing that we haveвЂ¦and the thing weвЂ™ve seen the most and for the longest period of time is our reflection in the mirror, so obviously thatвЂ™s going to be our least favourite thing.
Oh, what’s this in my shoe? Red carpet insole. Everywhere I go, I’m walking on red carpet.
Every girl needs a shoe that goes with nothing and therefore goes with everything.
If a man’s fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the story; if too large it trips him up, if too small it pinches him.
A man hasn’t got a corner on virtue just because his shoes are shined.
A shoe has so much more to offer than just to walk.
The ‘Tarahumara’ use their legs ‘as designed.’ By running at a young age with minimal footwear, they naturally develop the best biomechanical use of their legs. Cushioned shoes restrict foot movements and allow for over-striding. Short strides are natural.
… the running shoe … could be called the Swiss Army knife of footwear … What appeal is there to a shoe whose only selling point is comfort?
I’m quite British; I’ve got big, flat feet, and I can’t wear heels. I’ve got very, very pale Celtic skin, so my legs are always a frightening blue color. So when you take out clothes that reveal your legs, shoes that have any kind of heel, no shop will actually take my money.
When the leaves rustle, they sound very much like the stealthy movement of a woman in evening dress, and when they shiver suddenly, and fall, and scatter away along the ground, they might be the patter of a womanвЂ™s hurrying footsteps, and the mark in the gravel the imprint of a high-heeled shoe.
Shoes are very emotional. For women, they carry the message that you want to give to the world. One day you want to be sexy, or super powerful at your job – you wear a great pump. If you want to be on-the-go and running after your kids – you wear a great flat.
If the shoe fits, it is probably worn out.
People say that globalisation has negative aspects, but I don’t believe globalisation is bad. It’s criticised from a western perspective, but if you put yourself in the shoes of people in the developing world, it provides an unprecedented opportunity.
It was in the air, or so it seemed to Kiki, this hatred of women and their bodies- it seeped in with every draught in the house; people brought it home on their shoes, they breathed it in off their newspapers. There was no way to control it.
I dreamt we walked together along the shore. We made satisfying small talk and laughed. This morning I found sand in my shoe and a seashell in my pocket. Was I only dreaming?
The sports apparel industry was dominated by the big shoe companies. But there was a void in apparel and I decided to fill it.
Angels cry because they want to experience what you and I feel: the moment. They live in eternity. They dont know what it is like to read a newspaper and get ink on your fingers. They dont know what it is like to take your shoes off and wiggle your toes under the dinner table.
If you were ever a ballerina, you know the pain: just to be able to look like it’s all so light, but when they take off their shoes, it’s all bloody.
What do women want? Shoes.
When I was a kid, man, my dad used to buy me the Ted Williams glove at Sears with the Ted Williams shoes with the eight stripes on ’em. I used to play Little League, and I was Ted Williams-ed out.
Being where I’m at, standing in these shoes, it feels amazing. It feels like a weight has been lifted.
For my prom, I wore a white suit with a burgundy shirt, tie and cummerbund, along with white shoes, a white trilby and a cane. I was extra fly that day.
I never thought a basketball shoe would be named after a woman, let alone me.
These are my new shoes. They’re good shoes. They won’t make you rich like me, they won’t make you rebound like me, they definitely won’t make you handsome like me. They’ll only make you have shoes like me. That’s it.
I’ve slipped enough times over the years to know the peril of a too-smooth sole, so every time I buy a new pair, I take a pair of scissors or a piece of sandpaper to the bottoms to roughen them up. In my catwalk days, I even used to spit on the soles of shoes before I ventured down the runway.
You hear about women buying shoes? I buy DVDs. I definitely have a problem.
No one is going to try to fill my mother’s shoes, what she did was fantastic. It’s about making your own future and your own destiny and Kate will do a very good job of that.
An old-shoe lover loves loving old shoes.
When I moved out, my mom and dad came to help me get settled into my apartment – a place I ultimately got hooked up with in Coach Nelson’s building. We had to figure out how to get all my shoes over here. That was a little stressful.
Being a celebrity stylist, there are many tricks of the trade that I use in my house and with my clients. The Mr. Clean Magic Eraser has so many uses, so it’s my secret cleaning tool for keeping my shoes – like the vintage Air Jordan’s I am obsessing over now – and my clients’ shoes, scuff and dirt free.
I spent thirty-two years in a paper mill in southern Ohio, and before that I worked in a meatpacking plant and a shoe factory.
I tested in the top percentile for IQ, but I couldn’t tie my shoes or really ride a bike without training wheels until I was almost 7.
I definitely rediscovered reading for pleasure by devoting such a large swath of my time to sitting on airplanes. I am now painfully adept at removing my shoes so as to have the least amount of foot surface area touching an airport floor.
I think when it comes to women who write or who fancy ourselves ‘hip downtown literati’, there is a certain contempt for being overly sexual or really looking for boyfriends. We tend to be marginalized as some ‘Sex & The City’ Carrie Bradshaw chick-lit dummies who just want shoes and a ring.
I have realised I have been cheating myself and it is me who pays for it. So I am going to give myself the best opportunity to give my all. It’s me who walks in my shoes.
Every time we walk along a beach some ancient urge disturbs us so that we find ourselves shedding shoes and garments or scavenging among seaweed and whitened timbers like the homesick refugees of a long war.
I like the simplicity of a halter-top or plunging neckline, but I’ll rough it up by wearing studded shoes and my leather jacket.
I do have ambition – I can dress up for a premiere, get in a limousine, but it’s not my life. My life is wearing jeans and tennis shoes and travelling on the metro. I have to do that because otherwise my acting is going to be false.
I love to wear boots – and shoes, I don’t like at all.
In sci-fi convention, life-forms that hadn’t developed space travel were mere prehistory — horse-shoe crabs of the cosmic scene — and something of the humiliation of being stuck on a provincial planet in a galactic backwater has stayed with me ever since.
If I could do shoes for anyone, it would be a special project for the Queen of England.
When I enter the studio, I leave my body at the door the way the Moslems leave their shoes when they enter the mosque, and I only allow my spirit to go in there and paint.
She was dull, unattractive, couldn’t tell the time, count money or tie her own shoe laces… But I loved her
I’m an artist. There are a lot of people in the business who aren’t. It’s like they’ve got a shoe repair shop.
You can’t really get to know a person until you get in their shoes and walk around in them.
We had to take off our shoes after school to save wear on the soles.
Everyone thought I was going to fall down on my shoes and I kept saying, ‘Well if I do I’ll just get up!’
Any style that Nike makes in all black, shoe, sweatshirt, onesie, doesn’t matter, I pretty much need to have.
I even have shoes that don’t fit. They’re just so cool, I wanted to have them.
Women always think that when they have my shoes, my dress, my hairdresser, my makeup, it will all work the same way. They do not conceive of the witchcraft that is needed. They do not know that I am not beautiful but that I only appear to be at certain moments.
The struggle for Zimbabwe lit up the imagination of people around the world. In London, New York, Accra and Lagos, bell-bottomed men and women with big hair and towering platform shoes sang the dream of Zimbabwe in the words of the eponymous song by Bob Marley: Every man has the right to decide his own destiny.
He was dressed as if everything he wore had come from different stores or from a rummage sale, except that the crease in his trousers was sharp and his shoes were shined.
Sometimes I hear people saying, ‘Nothing has changed.’ Come and walk in my shoes.
The average woman falls in love seven times a year. Only six are with shoes.
I always want my shoes real clean. The front of my shoe is really like my personality, where off the court I’m kind of calm and kind of shy a little bit – low key. In the back, it’s kind of crazy, just like me on the court. I love how both of my personalities are involved into the shoe.
In my early days in school, I had no shoes, no school bags. There were days I had only one meal… I walked miles and crossed rivers to school every day. Didn’t have power, didn’t have generators, studied with lanterns, but I never despaired.
For a long time, my uniform consisted of a trench coat, wide flared jeans, and little bottines – I copied a pair that my mother had in this theater place. I had, like, 10 pairs of the same shoes.
It’s very difficult to fill the shoes of somebody like Rahul Bhai. He has set the bench mark for a generation to come. However, it’s our responsibility to carry forward his legacy.
Luckily I don’t have to buy shoes anymore, because I design them! I’m off tour, so I can dive in and create the shoes that I want for my line. But okay, I did buy a pair of vintage combat boots because they were so beaten up – I had to have them.
Forget the shoes, forget the mile long walk… just stop judging each other.
I was the first athlete, from a training standpoint, with Adidas to have their own signature shoe.
I am vegetarian, so I donвЂ™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 IвЂ™ve got a pair of vintage boots, which are PVC.
So there was great clashes when, you know, if you believe you shouldn’t remove your shoes and someone’s taking their shoes off, how can they do this? That actually was such a big clash in this case that they had to put a curtain down the middle of where they would worship.
I’ll show up at Fashion Week with a mink on with a lion head biting my shoulder. I would love that. Oh my God, with a jaguar tail on my shoes. Something crazy.
A boy got a splinter in his eye, and his heart turned cold. Only two people noticed. One was a witch, and she took him for her own. The other was his best friend. And she went after him in ill-considered shoes, brave and completely unprepared.
[My brother] lived in a dry gulch where the world of socks and shoes became extremely fascinating, and he felt that everyone needs a good pair of socks, and why not limit his gift giving to something that everybody needs? He thought that there was something humorous about it. So he gives socks.
I think playing any iconic role when you’re stepping into big shoes, into the shadow of people who have come before you and you can’t process that.
You know you’re old when someone compliments you on your alligator shoes, and you’re barefoot.
When you’re comfortable, you’re more confident – I really believe that. If you’re walking around in a dress or a pair of shoes that are uncomfortable, it reads all over you.
I think we should really discourage this sort of empathic engagement when it comes to making moral decisions. I think we should focus on something like compassion, on getting people to care more for others without putting ourselves in their shoes.
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.
Many years ago, Bill Gates said that one day we’d be able to click on the shoes of a character in a TV show and buy them online. Whether that happens or not, are you thinking about new ways to combine your assets in programming, customer knowledge, and technology?
I didn’t go to school for a full year until I was 12. In the summer I was a wild child in the woods, with no shoes, and in the fall it was back to the city, shoe shops and school.
Kick your shoes off, kickem off
I would wear pink because I knew my future was anything but rosy. I would accessorize myself to the hilt, and I would wear flirty shoes because my world needed more beauty to counter all the ugliness in it. I would wear pink because I hated gray, I didnвЂ™t deserve white, and I was sick of black.
‘Frida’ was a joy; this was delicious, I couldn’t wait every day to get to the set, although I was exhausted, and have my leg get cut off or lose the baby or be in her shoes and get to play my hero and be able to go places emotionally. You know, we live for parts like this. This is a dream for an actor.
I love music in general. It’s like girls and their clothes and shoes; when you love shoes, you love shoes. So, for me, I think it’s a really dangerous thing to say I’m going to write the best dance song in the world.
I usually just dress myself. I typically make something or buy something and fix it up. I really like to spend my money on accessories like bags, shoes, belts. I don’t really spend on things I can make.
I’m not a clotheshorse or a big shoes guy.
When you were six you thought mistress meant to put your shoes on the wrong feet. Now you are older and know it can mean many things, but essentially it means to put your shoes on the wrong feet.
As the oldest I was a daddys girl and loved him with all my heart. My daddy had holes in his shoes so that he could pay for my photography classes, you know what I mean.
Trying to вЂњfixвЂќ the people in your life that cause you pain is like massaging your shoes because your feet ache.
I’m a huge shoe person, and I have lots of shoes.
I’m not trying to overcome my father or fill his shoes or reach any kind of level that he did. We’re talking about a [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart] of rock music.
The way the function dictates the form… elegant lines… nothing extraneous… this shoe perfectly expresses the essence of shoeness.
To be a good citizen, it’s important to be able to put yourself in other people’s shoes and see the big picture. If everything you see is rooted in your own identity, that becomes difficult or impossible.
A lot of young people think they’re invincible, but the truth is young people are knuckleheads… Now young people can get insurance for as little as $50 a month, less than the cost of gym shoes.
One of the central assumptions of the concept of democracy, perhaps its most central assumption, is that by and large human beings are better judges of their own interests…. The operating maxim of the democratic ideology is, “Whoever wears the shoe knows best where it pinches.
You can try on our suede underwear if you choose. Do what you want, but don’t step on my blue suede shoes.
These are my shoes that I designed from top to the very sole to the very top to the bottom. Laces.
So often at home in the West Village, I’m like, ‘Why aren’t I allowed a horse?’ I would keep a horse in a stable in my apartment, and I would fit him with rubber shoes, and we’d just roll him out. If I needed to go to a meeting somewhere, I’d just get on my horse and go across town.
If the shoe doesn’t fit, must we change the foot?
I went to an all-boys Catholic school, and not only were we not allowed to wear pajamas, we had to wear dress shirts, dress pants, a tie, dress shoes… they stopped making us wear blazers, like, two years before I started there, so pajamas… you wouldn’t even get in the front door wearing pajamas at my school.
I don’t need shoes. I need a night scope. You think they sell night scopes someplace here?
I’m at least smart enough to know I could never fill Billy Graham’s shoes, but I’m grateful he gave me an opportunity to help him finish his race on earth well and to continue his life’s work.
Usually, I wear tennis shoes because my feet are flat, and it hurts to wear anything other than shoes that are cushiony.
I used to be another little fellow with some hoop dreams / Now I got the game laced up, shoe strings.
[Adolf Hitler] would wear whatever what was put in front of him. He didn’t match his ties or his shoes with his clothes, it was as if he deliberately dressed in such a way as to get Eva to get upset. It was his form of teasing or perhaps of controlling [Eva Braun], manipulating her emotions.
Journalists seem mostly interested in what brand of shoes I wear.
I own A LOT of shoes; I am not sure how many. My three favorite pairs would have to be a black pair of Christian Louboutins; they were the first pair I ever bought and still wear them! A pair of cream YSL pumps that are great for spring/summer and a pair of YSL wedges that I wear with everything.
Americans love our shoes and us Brits love that we can always pick up a bargain when in the US.
I can’t wear flat shoes. My feet repel them. I was in agony. My high heels had left my feet bleeding. Laugh all you want, my feet hurt
Being on a trapeze is like dreaming. I feel totally outside of myself when I’m flying. You know, designing shoes, my imagination is flying in my drawings.
The red sole was born from red nail polish. I am giving back to beauty what the shoes took from the nails many years ago.
We have such an embarrassment of riches when it comes to choice. Do you want to hike in the Alps? There are 300 pairs of shoes you can order within the next 10 minutes. You have your choice of everything.
I am as comfortless as a pilgrim with peas in his shoes – and as cold as Charity, Chastity or any other Virtue.
She only maintains that it is possible, under some circumstances, for a lady to murder her husband; but that a woman who wears ankle-strap shoes and smokes on the street corner, though she may be a joy to all who know her and have devoted her life to charity, could never qualify as a lady.
When I sit down and design, it’s shoes that always appear.
I have to put myself back in the audience’s shoes and figure out what they would know and not know. But, there are also times when I do know what’s coming up and I maybe need to hint at it, though not in a big way. It’s a little bit of both. It’s an interesting tightrope to walk.
It’s better to buy one good pair of shoes than four cheap ones.
It was much later that I realized Dad’s secret. He gained respect by giving it. He talked and listened to the fourth-grade kids in Spring Valley who shined shoes the same way he talked and listened to a bishop or a college president. He was seriously interested in who you were and what you had to say.
It’s now possible to have your body 3D-imaged from head to toe at a sub-millimeter accuracy, showing every ripple of muscle or cellulite, to allow the perfect-fitting jeans or shoes.
Smuggling poems out of prison in the soles of mt shoes i’m way past finding salvation in the arms of a woman, I look out my window and see burning flowers and starving armies but when I look up into the night sky I see the souls of dead heroes
I love wearing interesting shoes that work well with my outfit.
I had a great shoe contract and glove contract with a company who paid me a lot of money never to be seen using their stuff.
I try not to be superstitious, but, you know, we never put any shoes on the table. That’s totally against the law in our house. And I always salute when I see one magpie.
There’s one good thing about tight shoes; they make you forget your other troubles.
I do not think that shoemaker a good workman that makes a great shoe for a little foot.
They were almond cookies, although they could have been made of spinach and shoes for all I cared. I ate eleven of them, right in a row. It is rude to take the last cookie.
I’ve always said the shoes must never tell the foot how big to be.
Put cotton in your ears and pebbles in your shoes. Pull on rubber gloves. Smear Vaseline over your glasses, and there you have it: instant old age.
Nobody gave me what I wanted for my birthday! Nobody! What sort of presents do you call these? New shoes, a green sweater and a bunch of stupid toys!” “What were you expecting?” “Real estate!
I could design an $800 shoe line; it’s easy. You use the best materials and you can make beautiful shoes. It’s easier than making great shoes for $90.
My first songs were about animals and shoes. I wrote one song about PF Flyers, and one to my fish.
Depression must be avoided, no matter what the cost. Depression is lying on the Edwardian couch for six months, too tired to unlace your shoes. Depression is awakening each morning feeling as if someone near and dear and closely related died the night before. Bad news. Don’t tempt depression.
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.
Empathy requires something extremely difficult: accepting the fact that we are not and never will be in the other person’s shoes. There’s no rational, universal course because individuals have different goals, different worldviews and different experiences.
вЂ‹To go where you’re wishing you could go, first you must tie your shoes and step off the porch.
Make no mistake, shoes are very important, almost as important as the racket. You need to feel comfortable; you need to be supported by the shoes.
I want to make shoes that a woman can walk in. That’s kind of what they’re made for.
I’m tired of this back-slappin’ “isn’t humanity neat” bullshit. We’re a virus with shoes.
When they first cast me, I was a pretty avid fan and vampire movies and Celtic mythology, so I was excited to get a chance to walk in Doyle’s shoes and have fun with it.
Pope Francis has stressed humility and austerity – a far cry, according to many, from the predecessor’s bling and Ferragamo shoes – those were pretty entertaining. And he’s translating all of that into a policy agenda.
If you have a character stand up and put on her shoes and open the door, in order to do that, you’re imagining her shoes and her clothes and her house and her door. The character becomes more real. But once you’ve done that, you can probably just get it all across with a couple of details.
The biggest deficit that we have in our society and in the world right now is an empathy deficit. We are in great need of people being able to stand in somebody else’s shoes and see the world through their eyes.
For most of your career, what you’re trying to do is to step into other people’s shoes.
To be happy, it first takes being comfortable being in your own shoes. The rest can work up from there.
A good golf course makes you want to play so badly that you hardly have the time to change your shoes.
A sermon in shoes is often more eloquent than a sermon on paper.
‘Drekitude’ is the lowest point in the lowest ebb. It could be your look. It could be your shoes. It could be that you’re standing wrong. ‘Drek’ is a total, total, total hot mess.
I wish I was making shoes instead of reading or watching movies, which is what I do in my free time.
Who will wear a shoe that hurts him, because the shoe-maker tells him ’tis well made?
Kids raised on a culture of вЂњWeвЂ™re not going to keep score in the game because we donвЂ™t want anybody to lose.вЂќ Or just ignoring race to a fault. You canвЂ™t say вЂњthe black kid over there.вЂќ No, itвЂ™s вЂњthe guy with the red shoes.вЂќ You canвЂ™t even be offensive on your way to being inoffensive.
Christian Louboutin – his shoes are classic and can be worn for any occasion. I love the feel of Prada shoes and the comfort of Fendi. I like Miu Miu and Nicholas Kirkwood. A shoe can decide how stylish you are.
Sex and the City changed New York-New York’s become a big shoe store now, unfortunately.
I don’t have to live the lives of my characters to write about them. It’s about really putting yourself in their shoes.
I can’t wear flat shoes. My feet repel them.
Let every foot have its own shoe.
But the ground of a man’s culture lies in his nature, not in his calling. His powers are to be unfolded on account of their inherent dignity, not their outward direction. He is to be educated, because he is a man, not because he is to make shoes, nail, or pins.
If I had to control what I was speaking, it would be a chore. Right now I just feel I’ve got my shoes off, everybody comes in, I talk. If I was an actor it could be a problem, but right now I just talk all the crap, I can badmouth anybody I want, I can say what I want and move on.
I would be happy naked as long as I’m wearing fabulous shoes.
I thank Marc Jacobs so much for giving me the opportunity to design a shoe for Louis Vuitton, but the thing that broke my heart most was when they said, ‘You’re finished. The shoe’s finished.’
A lot of American guys wear really wide legged jeans and square shoes. Then they come to Sweden and think my friends are gay because they’re wearing ‘really tight jeans’. It’s called ‘fitted!’
People always ask me, when I had the idea for TOMS, did it change my life? As romantic and noble as it is, no it did not change my life. But when I went to Argentina on that first shoe-drop, it did change my life.
In my closet, you’d find five black shirts that look the same, 10 pairs of the same white pants, and five pairs of almost the exact same shoe. Every time I go out, I buy shoes that are very similar to my other shoes – it’s a problem.
Every day you’ve got running shoes on, it’s a good day.
If I could do shoes for anyone, it would be a special project for the Queen of England. She and the Pope are the ultimate clients.
I woke up this mornin’ Feelin’ round for my shoes Know ’bout I got these, Old walkin’ blues.
I grew up in the ’90s, so I’ve definitely resurrected many looks from my youth lately, including overalls, jelly shoes, and, of course, Doc Martens.
Not belonging is a terrible feeling. It feels awkward and it hurts, as if you were wearing someone else’s shoes.
You don’t order someone to polish your shoes one day and call them ‘sister’ the next.
Let your dreams outgrow the shoes of your expectations.
When women do succeed, the press, even the industry press, spend far too much time talking about how we dress, what shoes we’re wearing, who we’re meant to be seeing. That’s pretty sad for women, especially when it’s written by women who really should know better.
I always get jealous when I’m in London because the men are so well put together. They wear suits with shoes and ties that have splashes of colour here and there.
At one point, I had 14 pairs of golf shoes.
Empathy is about standing in someone else’s shoes, feeling with his or her heart, seeing with his or her eyes. Not only is empathy hard to outsource and automate, but it makes the world a better place.
I’m pretty sure I’m going to fall in my GaGa shoes one night on tour and I’m hoping it becomes a Youtube sensation.
There are moments as a teacher when I’m conscious that I’m trotting out the same exact phrase my professor used with me years ago. It’s an eerie feeling, as if my old mentor is not just in the room, but in my shoes, using me as his mouthpiece.
I think if she lived in A little shoe-house That little old woman was Surely a mouse!
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
I’m an organizational fanatic. I created a locker room that the children pass through when they come in the house. Each child has a personal locker, and every day when they arrive home from school, they dump their stuff there-backpacks, shoes, soccer uniforms. I organize them by season.
The little girls were wearing black party dresses and black party shoes, so strangers would know at once how nice they were.
You will put on a dress of guilt and shoes with broken high ideals.
I was born with a crippled leg. I wore a corrective shoes since I was three years old and I still wear them.
In the Bowling Alley of Tomorrow, there will even be machines that wear rental shoes and throw the ball for you. Your sole function will be to drink beer.
When people tell me nothing has changed, I say come walk in my shoes and I will show you change.
Creativity often consists of merely turning up what is already there. Did you know that right and left shoes were thought up only a little more than a century ago?
Women dress very much according to their moods, so when you see their shoes, it really shows you the character and what they want to show to the world, and what they are feeling at that time.
The hardest part about being vegan is shoes. I mean, really, that’s the only difficult part, finding shoes that don’t have leather on them.
You may like walking barefoot, but keep your shoes with you; you may need it when the ground changes!
I love shoes. I am a shoe fanatic. I have a special closet in my home just for my shoes.
If I’m not going out, my go-to outfit is some comfortable pants, Vans, and a fitted tee. But if I’m going out, definitely some Diesel jeans, either some super cool boots or nice shoes, and then a button-up.
It is almost better to be an impulse shirt-buyer than an impulse shoe-buyer. I have worn shirts that made people think I was a retired Mafia hit-man or a Yugoslavian sports convener from Split, but I have worn shoes that made people think I was insane.
How can you need so many rods and reels to catch a fish? , she asked, her lips pulled into that weaned on a gherkin look, as she watched me prepare for a fishing trip. Probably for much the same reason that you seem to need 30 pairs of shoes for one pair of feet, I nearly said, but decided to live for another day.
Strangely enough, I really think that shoes are a communication tool between people.
A woman carries her clothes. But the shoe carries the woman.
I just had a normal African childhood; we played football a lot, but it was always in the street and always without shoes. Boots were very expensive, and when there are seven in your family, and you say you want to buy a pair, your father wants to kill you.
I bowled for two years in college, because I was drunk and needed shoes.
The dancer’s trembling heart must bring everything into harmony, from the tips of her shoes to the flutter of her eyelashes, from the ruffles of her dress to the incessant play of her fingers.
Shoes are a good starting point. I’ve become quite fussy about them! A patent pair of Sonia Rykiel oxfords have become invaluable.
I love cops. I think you have to walk in their shoes to understand, you know when they use violence, Michael Brown in Ferguson, a classic case.
When I was 20, 21 years old, I had just got married. Put yourself in my wife’s shoes. All of these fans all across the world would have Donny Osmond burning – record-burning parties. They would put my albums and burn them.
Sexy as she wanna be and she dancing next so close to me. I said please excuse, you steppin on expensive shoes.
I loved superhero stuff.So comfortable, I got to wear like orthopedic running shoes every day.
The grass is always greener. You think how wonderful it would be to be someone else, but I don’t think I would like it. I’m thrilled to observe other people, but I don’t want to be in their shoes. If I got there, I might find it not quite what I expected, and it would break my illusion, and I don’t want that!
My retail partners, they are my brand ambassadors. They’re the ones who are selling the shoes to women.
Good shoes and a good scent make the perfect day.
There is a lot men don’t know about women. And I’m not just talking about how you manage to leave the bathroom smelling like a tropical rainforest after you shower or how you’re able to walk in shoes that rely on nothing more than the support of two five-inch toothpicks.
Acting’s not particularly complicated. But the great thing is you can step into somebody else’s shoes without dealing with the consequences. It’s very therapeutic in that way.
My father ran London Films. He made films like ‘The Red Shoes,’ ‘The Third Man.’ And he had had a long career in the film business, which was bifurcated with a career in intelligence. He had to deal with gangsters, and sometimes he would take me with him. Also, I went to school with their children.
I’m such a goody two-shoes, I don’t even taste the fruit at the grocery store. Like oh, are these grapes good? I can’t even do that. I’m that much of a rule-follower.
As women, we all have certain weaknesses. I know one who can’t resist pretty shoes but has nothing suitable to wear with them. Others adore frilly lingerie but never have any money to buy outer clothing.
I think the first thing is don’t give up. If you love the craft. If you love being a detective and discovering who a character is and the detail of how they walk and what kind of shoes they wear and what did they do yesterday and what’s important to them. I definitely advise actors to learn about the craft.
Hopefully, I can follow in Leonardo DiCaprio’s shoes. I probably say this in every interview, but he is one of my favorite actors of all time.
I have huge hands and feet. I’m 5’6″ and wear a size 10 shoe.
What was the self-sacrifice?” I jettisoned half of a much-loved and I think irreplaceable pair of shoes.” Why was that self-sacrifice?” Because they were mine!” said Ford, crossly. I think we have different value systems.” Well mine’s better.
Comfort is number one for me with shoes. I like to do a test walk in heels to make sure I won’t fall or get crazy blisters.
Perhaps it’s a good time to reconsider pleasure at its roots. Changing out of wet shoes and socks, for instance.
I do not understand how you humans can walk in shoes that are that tall.вЂќ вЂњIts my motto,вЂќ said Isabelle, with a sultry smile. вЂњNothing less than seven inches.
The idea of taking off my shoes and trying on all these clothes is so exhausting, I just leave.
A shoe is not only a design, but it’s a part of your body language, the way you walk. The way you’re going to move is quite dictated by your shoes.
Many a man that could rule a hundherd millyon sthrangers with an ir’n hand is careful to take off his shoes in the front hallway whin he comes home late at night.
Hypebeasts want shoes just to say other people don’t have them.
The worst thing about me is my toes. I’ve thick joints from wearing pointe ballet shoes – I went to a dance school from the age of 11 and danced every day.
[Devina] вЂњYou know, Adrian, you ever get bored with being a Goody Two-shoes, you could come over to my side.вЂќ вЂњBecause you have cookies, right.вЂќ Those black eyes returned to his own. вЂњAnd so much more.вЂќ вЂњWell, IвЂ™m on a diet. SorryвЂ”but thanks for the invite.
It’s safe to assume that no matter where you stand, someone would be happy to be in your shoes, just as you’d be happy to be in someone else’s.
I can’t not put myself in the shoes of every person I pass.
I’m the type of person to put myself in everybody else’s shoes.
A lot of men said they were jealous of me because my shoes excite women in a way they can’t.
There are so many empty headed people in the fashion business who take themselves way too seriously and I don’t think I am at all like one of them. To me there are lots more important things in the world than just having the right shoes!
You can never take too much care over the choice of your shoes.
Did you ever get the feeling that the world was a tuxedo and you were a pair of brown shoes?
Of all the wonderful things that men and women share, shoes, tragically, are not one of them. This is because men lack the shoe chromosome.
Language does not always have to wear a tie and lace-up shoes. The object of fiction isn’t grammatical correctness but to make the reader welcome and then tell a story… To make him/her forget, whenever possible, that he/she is reading a story at all.
And what of the dead? They lie without shoes in the stone boats. They are more like stone than the sea would be if it stopped. They refuse to be blessed, throat, eye and knucklebone.
During the offseason, I go to the movies almost every day. You hear about women buying shoes? I buy DVDs. I definitely have a problem.
When I first started buying shoes with my own money, I would always get them from eBay. I used to hack my mum’s account, and suddenly these white cowboy leather boots would arrive.
When I lace my shoes I can’t stand when they are twisted and dirty. It just looks sloppy. Even if it’s a new pair of Chuck Taylors and the laces are all twisted it looks like you don’t care.
Dennis Conner is Pete Rose in deck shoes.
Well, shoes, bags and clutches are usually my big weaknesses – my husband always laughs when I call them ‘investment pieces.’
I never leave anything until the morning. I put my jumpers, scarves, and shoes out the night before. You never know what is going to happen. You don’t want to get stressed.
I am an organization freak. I am such a freak that in my closet, shoes, belts, ties – everything is color-coded and organized that way. Not a shoelace is out of place.
It’s easy for people in an air-conditioned room to continue with the policies of destruction of Mother Earth. We need instead to put ourselves in the shoes of families in Bolivia and worldwide that lack water and food and suffer misery and hunger.
I love putting on an outfit or a costume and just looking at myself in the mirror. Baggy pants or some real funky shoes and a hat and just feeling the character of it. That’s fun to me.
And one more thing: Sometimes comfort doesnвЂ™t matter. When a shoe is freakinвЂ™ fabulous, it may be worth a subsequent day of misery. Soak in Epsom salts and take comfort in the fact that youвЂ™re better than everyone else.
I had no shoes and I pitied myself. Then I met a man who had no feet, so I took his shoes.
I don’t really know what ‘respect’ means. That sounds like something a kid in the street says after he’s getting ready to take your coat and your shoes.
I was changing a light bulb over Groucho Marx’s bed, so I took my shoes off, got on his bed and changed the bulb. When I got off the bed he said: ‘That’s the best acting you’ve ever done.
I cried when I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no feet. And then I laughed REALLY hard.
I shall pray for your soul,’ promised Nessarose. I shall wait for your shoes,’ Elphie answered.
I’d play music on the street, especially in developing nations where a lot of kids couldn’t wear shoes. In order to relate with kids that would be following me barefoot, I would take off my shoes, and they would all laugh at me because I couldn’t go three steps without wincing.
I know my hair is out of the ’60’s, my clothes are ’50’s and the shoes I wear are from the ’40’s. But I like looking like I came out of a fairy tale.
If the shoe fits you’re lucky.
I’ve always liked boots. I always think it’s better to wear a boot, not a shoe.
I feel for all the parents whose babies just keep waking up for years. My heart and back go out to you guys! You are my heroes, and I am not fit to walk in your shoes!
I actually did use to sell shoes.
I’ve been spoiled being in the fashion business. My son will be like, ‘Mommy, 20 new pairs of shoes came today. How come?’ Because I’m always telling him it’s not normal to have 20 pairs of tennis shoes to try on before school.
The problem is you can’t wear your old shoes too often because people say, ‘You’re still wearing that shoe?’
I do believe in saving shoes. But that does not make me a hoarder. I am not a hoarder. But why not save them? Styles come back.
” many seemingly independent businessmen or craftsman are more or less well paid retainers of larger corporations, such as the cobbler, operating a United States shoe machine or an automobile dealer holding a license of the General Motors Corporation.”
If you read literature, you put yourself in somebody else’s shoes. You learn from great figures in literature.
My biggest accomplishment was playing “Lark” on the daytime drama Port Charles because it was the most regular acting job I have had, and I had to step in and fill someone else’s shoes.
Ne’er ask me what raiment I’ll wear, for I have no more doublets than backs, no more stockings than legs, nor no more shoes than feet–nay, sometime more feet than shoes, or such shoes as my toes look through the overleather.
Some men’s memory is like a box where a man should mingle his jewels with his old shoes.
Shoes are important, of course. I love my Lanvin sneakers – they go with a lot of things. And then I think a nice bag is great, so you carry your computer or whatever else in style. I’ve been carrying a Tom Ford backpack lately.
God is here, right now, at our side. We can see him in this mist, in the ground we’re walking on, even in my shoes. His angels keep watch while we sleep and help us in our work. In order to find God, you have only to look around.
Yet if a woman never lets herself go, how will she ever know how far she might have got? If she never takes off her high-heeled shoes, how will she ever know how far she could walk or how fast she could run?
A friend and I flew south with our children. During the week we spent together I took off my shoes, let down my hair, took apart my psyche, cleaned the pieces, and put them together again in much improved condition. I feel like a car that’s just had a tune-up. Only another woman could have acted as the mechanic.
Bowling is not a sport because you have to rent the shoes.
How could you look more stupid than to be the guy accepting a bronze medal in gold shoes?
I’ve always hate child stars, starting from way back when, when I was a child. The first child star I saw was Shirley Temple. She was six years old, two foot six and the biggest star in Hollywood. She wore ribbons in her hair, and frilly little pinafores and shiny patent-leather tap shoes – just like the boys in Glee do.
For me accessories create and define a woman’s personal style. The bag she carries, the watch on her wrist, her jewelry, her sunglasses, her shoes all define a look that is her signature. For Spring 2014, my accessory collections are about a clean, graphic boldness creating a new dimension redefining modern classics.
I dislike the word ‘victim.’ I dislike being told that I ‘lost’ my husband – as if I had idly abandoned you by the side of the railway track like an unwanted pair of old shoes.
A nation that still needs to distinguish between stealing an election, and stealing a new pair of shoes, is not completely civilized yet.
You might be a redneck if going to the bathroom involves shoes and a flashlight.
My grandmother used to get her shoes made in Paris in the ’30s, and they would be shipped to her in Singapore.
If y,ou do buy shoes from wherever you like wear the hell out of them, and go to your cobbler when the heels go and get them reheeled for a few quid.
I was changing a light bulb over Groucho Marx’s bed, so I took my shoes off, got on his bed and changed the bulb. When I got off the bed he said: ‘That’s the best acting you’ve ever done.’
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.
Shoes off in the whale! And don’t try and make a break for the anus.
When I was younger I used to lock myself in the bathroom and read in the dry tub. I was also a fan of the ‘shoe closet.’ Reading felt thrilling and illicit and deeply private to me, and I felt vulnerable doing it in public.
You can either buy shoes or paint.
Oh I used to be disgusted and now I try to be amused. But since their wings have got rusted, you know, the angels wanna wear my red shoes.
The past is a pebble in my shoe.
People think I only wear new clothes, that I’m very trendy, but I like classic things on me, to mix with a trendy pair of shoes.
Michael held me when I got inside, because I was shaking all over. That felt so good. Warm all the way down. Did I mention MichaelвЂ™s feet? TheyвЂ™re all the way sexy, and heвЂ™s always barefoot вЂ“ he hates shoes. I wish he hated pants and shirts, too.
The common thread between ‘Moon Shoes’ and ‘Midnight Moonlight’ would definitely be their connection to the moon. However, I feel they both capture a very different quality of the moon. Perhaps ‘Moon Shoes’ epitomizes the moon during the summer, while ‘Midnight Moonlight’ the winter.
Even if you’re fat, one thing always fits: shoes.
If you run a thousand miles a minute, you can expect to wear out a few pairs of shoes.
I saw my parents come over. They were immigrants, they had no money. My dad wore the same pair of shoes, I had some ugly clothes growing up, and I never had any privileges. In some ways, I think the person that I am now, I think it’s good that I had that kind of tough upbringing.
Oh yes, after the war, and we were all starving – we had no proper food or anything – no proper shoes.
We are taking our culture and suturing it to America. Like gum on the bottom of a shoe, we are not going to disappear. Unlike other peoples who totally assimilated, we are more interested in co-assimilation.
Ballet pumps are the dream shoes because they are so comfortable. They look great both with jeans and summer dresses; and you can even wear the right pair with an evening gown.
Don’t reject a shoe because you can’t run in it. It’s OK not to run.
Women like my shoes because they look good on them, not because they look good on the rack.
So I’m back again to the eternal question, the one that has plagued me all my life: How Do Other People Do It? How come they were given life’s rule book and I missed out? Where was I when God was dispensing capability and cop on? Looking at shoes, probably.
You think you need the newest shoe and the newest outfit. We forget exercising is free. We forget it only takes a little bit every day.
My parents grew up during the space race, and I think they imagined the future would be us living on moon bases and everyone has rocket shoes.
My go-to shoes for everyday would probably have to be either my white Converse that I’ve had since high school or my black Alexander McQueen flats with the skull on the top. It depends on my day.
I couldn’t have asked for a better kid. She’s our own little Buddha baby so far. I’m waiting for the other shoe to drop to tell you the truth. It’s like the calm before the storm.
My mom couldn’t afford dance shoes, so she put me in these old cowboy boots with a hard bottom so I could get some sound out. I used them for seven months. When I finally got real tap shoes, I was nervous. I kept moving my feet, thinking, ‘Oh, so this is how it’s supposed to sound.’
I love traditional shoes. I have a nice couple of pairs of traditional Oxford-style shoes, a pair of Edward Green shoes, and I aspire to a pair of hand-made George Cleverley shoes. Mark McNairy, all those are amazing.
The Alps are a simple folk, living on a diet of old shoes. And the Lord Alps those who alp themselves.
IвЂ™m taking off my shoes.вЂ™вЂ™ вЂвЂFine. Shoes off.вЂ™вЂ™ вЂвЂAnd my pants.вЂ™вЂ™ вЂвЂDonвЂ™t push it, Claire.
You know, kicking people’s butts with round-edged boots is good, but with pointy shoes, it’s even better.
My name is Catherine Elizabeth Deeley and I am a huge Mulberry fan . . . Almost an addict! Bags, shoes, knitwear, bikinis, whatever Emma Hill designs, I normally want in copious amounts! This is an easy, breezy, Grace Kelly in High Society piece. A timeless dress, just perfect!
I had just sat down at a table with Star [Jones] and, bam, it just popped all over Star’s shoes. Star was like, ‘What is that!?’ I said, ‘My water broke!’
A brand-new pair of toe shoes presents itself to us as an enemy with a will of its own that must be tamed.
True love wasn’t found in good hair or the right clothes, make-up or shoes. True love was found in the soul – as was wisdom and compassion
We have to compete in a universe of 200 networks, so we have to carve out our own niche, and to me, that niche is just basic shoe-leather journalism with some good journalists at the helm you can trust as presenters.
Running is something you just do. You donвЂ™t need a goal. You donвЂ™t need a race. You donвЂ™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.
If you haven’t got it. Fake it! Too short? Wear big high heels, but do practice walking!
I have big feet. Do you know how embarrassing it is when you ask for a shoe and they look at you like, “No, we don’t make these heels for Bigfoot, sorry.”
I am grateful for the blessings of wealth, but it hasn’t changed who I am. My feet are still on the ground. I’m just wearing better shoes.
Just go on dancing with me like this forever and I’ll never tire. We’ll scrape our shoe on the stars and hang upside down from the moon.
If you want to be unhappy, uncomfortable, and insecure, just spend your life trying to do something that is not right for you. It is just like trying to wear shoes that don’t fit.
Perfectionism may look good in his shiny shoes, but heвЂ™s a little bit of an asshole and no one invites him to their pool parties.
Blue tried not to look at Gansey’s boat shoes; she felt better about him as a person if she pretended he wasn’t wearing them.
There’s no pressure; like Kate said, it is about carving your own future. No one is going to try to fill my mother’s shoes; what she did was fantastic. It’s about making your own future and your own destiny, and Kate will do a very good job of that.
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. We all fall short of the glory, we all got plenty.
I can’t jump into other people’s shoes, I can only speak for me. My songs are pretty much sermons put to music.
Funny how the world always praises its opera-singers so much and pays ’em so well and then starves its shoemakers, and yet it needs good shoes so much more than it needs opera–or war or fiction.
Chanel is composed of only a few elements, white camellias, quilted bags and Austrian doorman’s jackets, pearls, chains, shoes with black toes. I use these elements like notes to play with.
I’m still a massive fan of shoes.
Whenever I go to shows, I end up looking at what shoes the guy onstage is wearing and the jacket he’s got on. And when you know everything’s gonna be under scrutiny, it makes you feel more comfortable if you have cool stuff.
Happiness, it seems to me, consists of two things: first, in being where you belong, and second — and best — in comfortably going through everyday life, that is, having had a good night’s sleep and not being hurt by new shoes.
If you drag your shoe a bit those plastic spikes or rubber spikes can be almost as bad as metal spikes.
I like Cinderella – she has a good work ethic and she likes shoes.
It does not matter whether you paint, sculpt, or make shoes, whether you are a gardener, a farmer, a fisherman, a carpenter-it does not matter. What matters is, are you putting your very soul into what you are creating? Then your creative products have something of the quality of divine.
If you werenвЂ™t there, how do you know someone pushed her?вЂќ Sergeant Kenn asked. вЂњWell вЂ¦,вЂќ said Jared. вЂњAnd what were you doing, running through a strange town at night?вЂќ вЂњI was jogging?вЂќ Jared offered. вЂњWithout your shirt or your shoes?вЂќ вЂњUh,вЂќ said Jared.
The truth is that the world is full of dragons, and none of us are as powerful or cool as weвЂ™d like to be. And that sucks. But when youвЂ™re confronted with that fact, you can either crawl into a hole and quit, or you can get out there, take off your shoes, and Bilbo it up.
I never thought it was fair for an 8-year-old child not to be able to afford shoes, or to wander the streets having to beg for money. To know that child’s joy would end soon, when they realised there was no future.
The big, shoe-thumping fellow continues as a dark thunderhead to threaten all unrepentant non-Communists with hail and thunder.
A lot of people now think Im a shoe. They dont even know I was a tennis player. The shoe has really taken on a life of its own, way beyond me.
One of the good things about losing your feet is I can wear all the pointy shoes I want, and it doesn’t hurt anymore. I can wear shoes just for fashion now.
Then I buckled up my shoes, and I started.
What you wear – and it always starts with your shoes – determines what kind of character you are. A woman who wears high heels carries herself very different to a girl who wears sneakers or sandals. It really helps determine how you carry yourself.
Once, right before a show, I realized I’d forgotten shoes. I didn’t want to wear my flip-flops onstage because I could trip. I ended up going barefoot, which actually worked out because it became my ‘thing.’
I honestly don’t think that I am cool enough or important enough that anyone would care about what I am doing at all hours of the day like “I just had a latte from Starbucks and now I am going to Barney’s. Love me some shoes!
A-well-a, splish, splash, I forgot about the bath, I went and put my dancing shoes on.
Because of my tremendous respect for Bob Barker and for the show’s high standards of professionalism I consider this a tremendous honor that few announcers have ever been treated to. Both Rod’s and Johnny’s shoes are huge; I can’t think about filling them.
Frankly that’s what makes such a big difference between President Obama on one hand and Mitt Romney on the other. Gov. Romney has not walked in those shoes of the ordinary Americans and frankly I don’t think he has the capacity to quite understand the struggle that the 98 percent of Americans go through every single day.
Checking voicemail is like, “When’s the other shoe going to drop?” I’m always afraid it’s going to be terrible news I don’t want to hear.
On ‘Sex and The City’, when Carrie talked about money problems, I would always think, ‘Sell your shoes!’
I love Prada. Not so much the clothes, which are for malnourished thirteen-year-olds, but I covet, with covety covetousness, the shoes and handbags. Like, I LOVE them. If I was given a choice between world peace and a Prada handbag, I’d dither. (I’m not proud of this, I’m only saying.)
The one thing you have to do if you write a book is put yourself in someone else’s shoes. The reader’s shoes. You’ve got to entertain them.
I am wearing a gray shirt, blue jeans, black shoes–new clothes, but beneath them, my Dauntless tattoos. It is impossible to erase my choices. Especially these.
I waste a lot of money buying the same pair of shoes.
Nicki Minaj has a better booty; but I have better shoes.
I will put on my shoes and shirt and get out of here – it’ll be better for all of us.
What becomes of the broken-hearted? They buy shoes.
Girls’ strength lies in its diversity, and its members have walked in a lot of borrowed shoes to make it that way. ‘Solitude’ is a bold and sweet example of inspiration trumping originality.
From shoes that are a size too small to a dress that doesn’t fit quite right, there are incredible pieces in most wardrobes that have never been worn.
I don’t really wear foreign shoes. It gotta be a pair of wheat timbs and ones I don’t think I could go without those not a whole month without those.
In glades they meet skull after skull
Where pine cones lay-the rusted gun,
Green shoes full of bones,
the mouldering coat And cuddled up skeleton;
And scores of such.
Some start as in dreams,
And comrades lost bemoan;
By the edge of those wilds Stonewall had charged-
But the year and the Man were gone.
Where pine cones lay-the rusted gun,
Green shoes full of bones,
the mouldering coat And cuddled up skeleton;
And scores of such.
Some start as in dreams,
And comrades lost bemoan;
By the edge of those wilds Stonewall had charged-
But the year and the Man were gone.
I’m no longer a shoeaholic, but I used to be. I used to spend all my time on tour either buying records or shoes.
A silk dress in four sections, and shoes with high heels that would have broken the heart of John Calvin.
When a young artist asked me for advice on drawing the human foot, I told him, вЂThe first thing you must learn is how to take your shoe off, and then how to take your sock off, then prop your leg up carefully on your other knee, take a piece of paper, and draw your foot.вЂ™
It isn’t the mountain ahead that wears you out; it’s the grain of sand in your shoe.
It’s unarguable that the right shoes can really add elegance to an outfit and to the person who’s wearing them. Take a pair of high heels, for instance. Suddenly, you’re looking taller, shoulders back, body curved.
It embarrasses me to think of all those years I was buying silk suits and alligator shoes that were hurting my feet; cars that I just parked, and the dust would just build up on them.
I hate the French because they are all slaves and wear wooden shoes.
Ah,” he said. “I had an . . . artistic disagreement with the director of the panto. As it happens, I take issue with the objectification of women in Cinderella, and the reliance on shoes as a means of identification. Surely you understand.
Throughout my childhood, when I raised my blanket in the morning, I saw a black, sparkling powder float off it. My socks were always black with coal dirt when I took off my shoes at night.
I’m against solutions that are worse than the problem. Like old women who want their hair dyed the color of shoe polish to hide the gray.
I buy hats like women buy shoes. I have well over 150.
I mean, the shoe – there is a music to it, there is attitude, there is sound, it’s a movement.
As an economist, whenever I hear the word shortage I wait for the other shoe to drop. That other shoe is usually price control.
I disobeyed Ra’s wishes, and so he ordered my onw father, Shu-” “Hang on,” I said. “Shoe?” “S-h-u,” she said. “The god of the wind.” “On.” I wished these gods had names that wearn’t common household objects. “Go on, please.
When we can really put ourselves in the shoes of the other, when we can reach new depths of empathy, then we can be effective ambassadors of peace.
You cannot, by all the lecturing in the world, enable a man to make a shoe.
Have you noticed how nobody ever looks up? Nobody looks at chimneys, or trees against the sky, or the tops of buildings. Everybody just looks down at the pavement or their shoes. The whole world could pass them by and most people wouldn’t notice.
Someone stole my shoelaces once from my shoes. I still wear them and never put laces in them – they’re like my trademark shoes now!
Illustrators are word people who happen to draw. We work with one foot in a book, the other stuck in a paint pot. Our shoes are a disgrace.
I love the garishness of the ’90s – the giant platform shoes, the sparkly butterfly tops, the chokers.
The whole business of smoking is like forcing yourself to wear tight shoes just to get the pleasure of taking them off.
I’ve learned that ‘love’ is used a lot in the States for everything: ‘I love that burger,’ ‘I love my shoes,’ ‘I love a friend.’ To me, if it’s overused, it loses meaning.
Never judge. Step in their shoes.
Now the kids are portrayed as dirty when they talk to an agent, a shoe guy, some hanger-on. Well, it’s only natural that people are circling them – there are millions of dollars involved.
A toe shoe is as eccentric as the ballerina who wears it: their marriage is a commitment.
I like things to feel a touch unfinished; sweatpants with heels, or tennis shoes with a trouser. Those things are important.
Whenever anything important happens in America, they have to gold-plate it, like baby shoes. That way you can forget it.
I asked my mother could I have an instrument. She said, ‘Well if you go out and save your money.’ So I went and got – I made me a shine box. I went out and started shining shoes, and I’d bring whatever I made.
Even when I was a little kid, I hated to dress up. I hated to put on regular shoes. I wanted to play all the time. I hate to wear any kind of coat or sweater. I’ve never liked hot. I’ve never liked to be warm.
My mum is a fashion inspiration to me. She always goes to great lengths to get ready in the morning, from her hair to her makeup to her nails, and matching her suit with her shoes.
I still have my feet on the ground, I just wear better shoes.
I have a dog. He needs to be walked, and I love running, so I pull out my running shoes.
I find it very difficult to wear nice, pretty shoes. I’m much more comfortable in boots or Birkenstocks or loafers.
I love being a woman. I like dressing up; I love buying shoes.
I have to be more modest now that I’m a mama, but I loved those days when I could really wear what I wanted to. I do love crazy shoes and clothes. But I mean, come on, I’m 38, so even if I like a dress of Betsey Johnson, I have to say, ‘Stop it. Go for Chanel!’
Value yourself. The only people who appreciate a doormat are people with dirty shoes.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old shoes, an eye for nature, good humor, vast curiosity, good speech, good silence and nothing too much.
I just love the ideal of the surreal quality of putting it on a shoe.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who’ll decide where to go.
I’m rather pleased with the new manuals. I see Inform now as a gauche young adult, having got past the stage of growing out of his shoes every few months.
It is ridiculous that I have so many shoes I don’t wear. I worry that they’re sitting there, being sad.
I really wish I had invented the flip-flop. I love flip-flops. It’s the one style of shoe I would be so proud of inventing: the Havaiana.
If you guys throw one more shoe or one more coin, I’m just going to leave my guitar next to my amp and there’s going to be massive feed back for an hour.
Secrets are inherently selfish. The longer you keep them, the harder it is to put yourself in other people’s shoes about them and the more irrational your thinking surrounding it becomes.
I wanted to make the lightest shoe possible, but still be able to perform at the same time.
I have 137 pairs of shoes and 200 pairs of jeans.
I feel like I’m wearing orthopedic shoes, because I stand corrected.
I don’t want to be known as this goody-two-shoes who can only do comedies where puppies are licking peanut butter off my face.
Little Lotte thought of everything and nothing. Her hair was as golden as the sun’s rays, and her soul as clear and blue as her eyes. She wheedled her mother, was kind to her doll, took great care of her frock and her red shoes and her fiddle, but loved most of all, when she went to sleep, to hear the Angel of Music.
I can’t possibly put myself in his [Tony Blair’s] shoes and be inside his head but what I can say is that the security of the nation is the first duty of any government but at the same time for me going to war would always be the last resort. I would exhaust all other opportunities first.
The older I get, the more I look like my favorite shoes.
Christian Louboutin, I love you, but honey, please! But when you have this much weight, you’ve got to give us a little platform. Sorry! The shoes are stunning though. An ounce of pain, it’s worth it.
The Holocaust is a sacred subject. One should take off one’s shoes when entering its domain, one should tremble each time one pronounces the word.
By five or six, when the heels start to hurt, I kick off my shoes and walk bare feet. But that’s not a big deal. Nobody else is at the office at that time, and as for singing loudly, I don’t sing loudly. I might hum a tune at times when I am thinking about something, but that’s all fine.
You don’t need to go to the gym; all you need is a pair of shoes.
I’m romantic. I fall in love every day. Not with people but with situations. The other day, I saw a tramp polishing his shoes. That just gripped my heart.
My characters make incomprehensible decisions until you stand in their shoes. Then it makes more sense. Life is very rarely black and white, and most people are trying to do their best. I try not to judge.
I’ve determined the ideal job for me is one where I can write clever essays about my life and my employer will give me enough money not only to live a comfortable existence, but also to buy many, many new pairs of shoes.
There is a standard joke in the family. Probably we should go into selling second-hand shoes.
Ma is my biggest critic. When she cleans my cupboard she keeps nagging me as to why I have 20 shoes or why my accessories don’t match my dresses. I just keep hiding things from her. There are times when I wonder why she can’t praise me like other mommies. But, in a way she is right and I like it when she corrects me.
Estimated from a wife’s experience, the average man spends fully one-quarter of his life in looking for his shoes.
I definitely would say, by sixth grade, I was a professional shoplifter – and not because I wanted to. I’m not going out to shoplift earrings or clothes or shoes like the average teenager. I was shoplifting frozen dinners at a grocery store.
Jobs, as such, are a relatively new concept. People may have always worked, but until the advent of the corporation in the early Renaissance, most people just worked for themselves. They made shoes, plucked chickens, or created value in some way for other people, who then traded or paid for those goods and services.
We walk the same path, but got on different shoes, live in the same building, but we got different views
Growing up, I had only one good pair of shoes. So on rainy school days, my mom would slip plastic bread bags over them to keep them dry. But I was never embarrassed. Because the school bus would be filled with rows and rows of young Iowans with bread bags slipped over their feet.
I try to make images that have the immediate presence we take for granted in objects – a chair, a shoe, a book, a Judd – and compose them like sentences.
Blake Lively is my style icon, and she always has rocking clothes and shoes. She keeps it really simple with hair and makeup, and I try to do the same thing. Onstage, I do a little smokier, a little more contouring, but I still always want to be an approachable and real artist, so I never try to go overboard.
It was just the greatest feeling to see a kid with your shoes on.
All I see is sissies in magazines smiling…
Whatever happened to wildin’ out and being violent?
Whatever happened to catching a good, old-fashioned, passionate ass whoopin’?
And getting your shoes, coat and your hat tooken?
Whatever happened to wildin’ out and being violent?
Whatever happened to catching a good, old-fashioned, passionate ass whoopin’?
And getting your shoes, coat and your hat tooken?
Would you just strap some toe shoes on and dance ‘Swan Lake?’ No. Would you just put a violin in your hand and – ? No. I felt that way about acting, and I was taught to feel that way. I didn’t come to it on my own.
I always leave for the stadium on the second bus. Never the first. And I have to have new shoes – brand new shoes – for every game. Same with gloves. But I don’t use my gloves in pregame, so the first football I catch with my new gloves each game is the first ball I catch in the game.
Sometimes I think, ‘To hell with acting’ and then I realize I could be working at a shoe shop. Acting is much cooler.
I had these shoes made and 2 to 3 inch lifts inside and the heel was another 2 and half inches. I walked around that way, wherever I could without falling over.
People were consuming on average less calories after the war than during the war. Things were still very tough. If you look at the film footage of London streets, even in areas which weren’t slums, there are kids in the streets who are dirty and have no shoes on. It was rough. There was a real edge.
I’m just happy that I’ll have someone to give all my shoes to! I’ll have someone to take over everything. It’s funny because I’m having a lot of fun buying clothes for my daughter. She already has shoes for when she’s a size eight. She’s covered for a while.
I also love visiting the malls but not to do shopping. The only things I enjoy shopping are clothes and shoes. I have many pairs of shoes
When you sit down to design something, it can be anything, a car, a toaster, a house, a tall building or a shoe, what you draw or what you design is really a culmination of everything that you’ve seen and done in your life previous to that point.
The wreath of cigarette smoke which curls about the head of the growing lad holds his brain in an iron grip which prevents it from growing and his mind from developing just as surely as the iron shoe does the foot of the Chinese girl.
I’m a girl who loves shoes. There is nothing like the feeling of trying on shoes at the store and they fit perfectly.
Point shoes are torture devices.
I feel like shoes are one of those things that no matter how conservative or how outrageous you get, a good pair of shoes is going to last you a lifetime.
I think books are just a great ticket to get you outside of yourself. You can not be you for a second and live in the shoes of a character, which is a special thing.
I grew up in communist Russia where we didn’t have anything, so I’m not worried that I can’t buy an extra pair of shoes.
Rules like ‘don’t wear white after Labor Day’ or ‘shoes matching the handbag’ are antiquated. Modern women should feel free to experiment.
The most important thing to remember is that you can wear all the greatest clothes and all the greatest shoes, but youвЂ™ve got to have a good spirit on the inside. ThatвЂ™s whatвЂ™s really going to make you look like youвЂ™re ready to rock the world.
I went to a Catholic school, so of course we had to wear uniforms. My only form of expression was in shoes and the style of my hair.
Don’t criticize that man unless you have walked in his shoes.
I never wore flats: The higher the shoe, the better.
Don’t step on my blue suede shoes.
I rarely wear tennis shoes. I’m 5′ 8′, I hate being short.
Our pointe shoes are our instruments. If something’s wrong with my feet, all my mind goes there. I usually have six pairs ready. Soft shoes for one act, stiffer shoes for another, stronger shoes for a variation with a lot of turns.
I have to take my shoes off, you guys.
I have an unending shoe closet. In fact, I don’t even know how many shoes I have.
When I spend money on myself, it’s almost always on shoes and clothes. I’m addicted to shoes. I always have been, since I was a kid. When I was young, I could never get the shoes I really wanted.
I love all of my shoes! It is a must to have them color coordinated, and to be able to see each and every one of them. I know exactly where each one lives and I can tell if one has even been moved!
ItвЂ™s a beautiful, distinctive art, and shoes are like the foundations. If the foundations arenвЂ™t right, the building wonвЂ™t stand upright, and if a womanвЂ™s balance isnвЂ™t right, nothing else is.
We must never lose sight of the fact that shoes go on the feet, and if people can’t walk in them, they are worthless. Fashion designers who are not specialists need the help of technical people. We help decide the collections together.
I’m the girl who’s like, ‘Why wear heels when I can wear tennis shoes and be comfortable?’ I’ve always been the girl who’s like, ‘Let’s go play basketball.
You can never have enough guitars. It’s like women and shoes… it’s nice to have different paints on your palette.
A cat likes to hear you calling him. He sits in a bush a yard from your shoes – and listens.
That is the responsibility of the artist, of the actor, to inhabit these roles and put on somebody else’s shoes. It’s the responsibility and the gift of what it is I get the opportunity to do.
I make shoes for white suburban kids, not the poor black kids. That would be like opening a restaurant for people without stomachs.
I think adidas really understands that it’s cool to be in business with the right people. It really feels like a bunch of creative minds rather than some rap guys stamping their names on a sneaker. We’re arguing over shoes, ideas, and everything – it’s like a tug of war.
It is an amazing thing, the difference to oneвЂ™s powers of concentration a pair of comfortable shoes can make.
With a suit, always wear big British shoes, the ones with large welts. There’s nothing worse than dainty little Italian jobs at the end of the leg line.
Not every man has shoes, so reduce the number of shoes at your home till every man has at least one!
An idea in the head is like a rock in the shoe; I just can’t wait to get it out.
If the shoe fits, buy another one just like it.
I never really stop and think about should I put my hat on this way or that, not thinking that little JoJo down the street would be copying that. I’m more conscious about it now and tell the kids that it’s not about the shoes or what kind of shoes… it’s all about the dance.
And if I donвЂ™t want you to? (Ravyn) You know, youвЂ™d look really weird in a dress and high heels. (Susan) WhatвЂ™s that supposed to mean? (Ravyn) It means youвЂ™re not my mother. Now stop arguing and help me find my shoes. (Susan)
When you have worn out your shoes, the strength of the show fiber has passed into your body.
My goal was to go back to Argentina, and give them all-all the shoes-away. Not just to give them away, but to place them on each child’s foot.
Oh, Georgia booze is mighty fine booze, The best yuh ever poured yuh, But it eats the soles right offen yore shoes, For Hell’s broke loose in Georgia.
I’ve done all of them except for Oprah. My shoes were on Oprah but they ran out of time so I wasn’t on. I left my shoes in Chicago so they could put them on the show.
It’s because you aren’t thinking very clearly tonight.” “I know. Being Drunk is weird.” “Oh my god. I love you so much. Especially when you say stuff like that.” “Like what?” “Nothing. Never mind. Although I’m dying to know why your shoe is green.
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful than the garment with which it is clothed?
Wandering around the mall and giggling at magazines doesn’t interest me. I’ve never enjoyed shopping. I detest shoes.
Style is innate to who I am. My father gave me a picture the other day. I must have been about seven, and I had on wing-tip shoes and some cool pants. I thought, ‘Wow!’
I know you don’t want to hear this but someone has to say it! You are out of control! I mean they’re just shoes… let it go!
‘ Shoes’ is very pink and yellow, and maybe orange, very bright, whereas ‘Midnight Moonlight’ is purple and blue and – I don’t know – gray.
I don’t want to feel a shoe; I want the shoe to become part of me.
I’ve got a thing for footwear; I have about 200 pairs of shoes from all over the world.
Georgie, stop trying to resurrect the shoes. They were never alive in the first place.
I love pedicures. And, yes, I have a ton of shoes.
People in Washington need to put their feet in the shoes of working Americans.
It was just so elaborate and so luxurious. We had every gadget imaginable. You know, I had the little gun that came out, and I had the little gun in the heel of the shoe.
Something I owe to the soil that grew-More to the life that fed-But most to Allah who gave me two Separate sides of my head. I would go without shirt or shoes, Friends, tobacco, or bread Sooner than for an instant lose Either side of my head.
For me, it’s important that I can talk to my customers all over the world. They can comment on what they like, tell me what fits – we have a daily dialogue. I can also see what she looks like and how she wears my shoes, which is a huge advantage. Thank God for Instagram; it helps me keep connected.
Where I have problems is when I am in the midst of doing something that I am completely focused on, and then I am asked to buy shoes or something.
Poetry: three mismatched shoes at the entrance of a dark alley.
I wear T-shirts and backwards hats and buy my shoes at Payless!
I wanted to be a shoe designer, but I never thought it could be a profession. But what was the alternative? Doctor? Too dirty! Air-hostess? Maybe not! Then someone gave me a book on Roger Vivier, and, cheri, instantly I knew that was it!
It takes a heap o’ children to make a home that’s true,And home can be a palace grand, or just a plain, old shoe;But if it has a mother dear, and a good old dad or two,Why, that’s the sort of good old home for good old me and you.
Because I have some amazing shoes and bags and stories that need to be appreciated.
I feel so honored to be reprising the role of Janet Weiss and stepping into Susan Sarandon’s shoes.
Theater is a living creature. It takes a while to break in, like a new pair of shoes.
Everyone says “I wish I was in your shoes…”, the hundreds of people that wish they were in my shoes don’t know the tenth of it. If they were in my shoes they would cry like a baby.
You had to pick something like Blue Suede Shoes because it’s the flagship of the Sun label, but then I wanted to dig down and find something like Rakin’ and Scrapin’.
I think about growing up back in Philly. It was about friendship with the guys and having a distant crush on some gal. And when you finally got the nerve to take her out on a date, you went to her parents’ house with a shine on your shoes, took her to the movies, and got her home nice and early.
You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace.
A man of meditation functions differently. Whatever profession he chooses, it does not matter. He will bring to his profession some quality of sacredness. He may be making shoes, or he may be cleaning the roads, but he will bring to his work some quality, some grace, some beauty, which is not possible without samДЃdhi.
I’ve never worn flats in my life. I haven’t owned any since I was a kid. I suppose the only flats I have are the shoes I wear to the gym, but I put them on just before I start to work out… I like heels.
Here’s my rule about shoes, buy them.
I used to be an over-packer! It took me a while to be smart about what I brought with me. I used to tour with a huge bag full of clothes and another one full of shoes because I wanted to have choices. And I ended up wearing the same pair of shoes all the time!
Be master of your petty annoyances and conserve your energies for the big, worthwhile things. It isn’t the mountain ahead that wears you out – it’s the grain of sand in your shoe.
My address is like my shoes. It travels with me. I abide where there is a fight against wrong.
I’m an ardent fan. All I really had to do was put myself in my own shoes.
Society? Can we trust us? Doubt it. We’re probably not even real, as was revealed in the popular documentary The Matrix. That bloke next door? Made of pixels. Your co-workers? Pixels. You? One pixel. One measly pixel. You haven’t even got shoes, for Christ’s sake.
Each side has legitimate aspirations – and that’s part of what makes peace so hard. And the deadlock will only be broken when each side learns to stand in the other’s shoes; each side can see the world through the other’s eyes. That’s what we should be encouraging. That’s what we should be promoting.
To throw a shoe at a man in Dundee is the equivalent of a kiss on the cheek and an embrace in London. Dundee is a very different place; they have their own rules.
Shoes, men, coffins; never accept the first one you see.
I like everything perfect. Everything has to be neat. My sister is 5, and she’s more messy than I am. I make my bed every morning, everything’s perfect. My shoes are all arranged. It’s sad. I’m a little like Ray, a little bit.
I autograph a lot of body parts of intoxicated people. And lots of shoes. And I signed a diaper once!
My happiest memory of childhood was my first birthday in reform school. This teacher took an interest in me. In fact, he gave me the first birthday presents I ever got: a box of Cracker Jacks and a can of ABC shoe polish.
Any girl that’s got a $500,000 table and $5 shoes, I’m in love with.
Virtual reality is the ‘ultimate empathy machine.’ These experiences are more than documentaries. They’re opportunities to walk a mile in someone else’s shoes.
Fitting people with books is about as difficult as fitting them with shoes.
I have a fetish for shoes; makeup and jewellery so I tend to splurge more on these products than clothes.
I double-knot my shoe laces. It’s a pain untying your shoes afterward-particularly if you get them wet-but so is stopping in the middle of a race to tie them.
If God sends us on stony paths, He will provide us with strong shoes.
It’s the chauffeur’s outfit from hell, right down to the alligator shoes. I was wearing these alligator shoes and this very interesting and haunting chauffeur’s outfit, but what really did it for me was the hat. And then, when I eventually get my eye taken out, the gold eye really brought it home for me.
How to Tell If Shoes Fit: Walking around the shoe store is not going to tell you any more than test-driving a car around a showroom. And those little mirrors? That’s so you can tell how your cat is going to like your shoes. The real way to tell how shoes fit is how badly you want them.
My girlfriend is a fashion designer. She has her own company called Rachel Antonoff. She is doing a collaboration with Urban Outfitters right now, a shoe collaboration with Bass. She sells to Barneys, stuff like that.
How many of you say: I should like to see His face, His garments, His shoes. You do see Him, you touch Him, you eat Him. He gives Himself to you, not only that you may see Him, but also to be your food and nourishment.
People are lonely, and only animals with fancy shoes.
And to the rest of the world
God gave you shoes to fit you
So put ’em on and wear ’em
Be yourself man, be proud of who you are
Even if it sounds corny
Don’t ever let anyone tell you you ain’t beautiful
God gave you shoes to fit you
So put ’em on and wear ’em
Be yourself man, be proud of who you are
Even if it sounds corny
Don’t ever let anyone tell you you ain’t beautiful
All God’s children need traveling shoes.
Age shouldn’t affect you. It’s just like the size of your shoes – they don’t determine how you live your life! You’re either marvellous or you’re boring, regardless of your age.
I’m not a goody-two-shoes. I’m just a father with four children.
The shoes and the eyes are windows to a woman’s spirit.
I’d sooner wear white shoes in February, drink unsweetened tea, and eat Miracle Whip instead of Duke’s than utter the words ‘you guys’.
Brown shoes don’t make it.
If you have a pair of shoes that hurt, don’t wear them. The ugliest thing that I think I’ve seen is a woman walk like her feet hurt. It’s awful, so make sure your shoes fit.
Why?вЂќ Eve leaned forward. вЂњSincerely, IвЂ™ve always wanted to know why anyone buys multiple pairs of shoes at a time.вЂќ вЂњIf I have to explain it, the joy is lost.
There are two industry secrets to surviving a long day on camera on the red carpet: First, no drinking the night before – ever. You can celebrate after with some bubbly. Second is make sure to use shoe insoles. I don’t care if you are a guy or a girl, dress shoes are painful. Worth it, but painful.
Behavior is individual and projecting an individual behavior upon an entire race is a version of racism. Put yourself in someone else’s shoes: imagine what it would be like going thru life having this type of projection on you.
Walking is easiest, you don’t need a lot of apparatus. Just shoe leather and good feet.
I’ve always loved clothes, especially handbags and shoes. I’d rather save my money on clothing and wear crap, but have the handbags and shoes. I used to buy a Ferragamo or Louis Vuitton bag every job that I got. Now I have a child, and we pay for private school, so I’ve had to scale back!
I can’t concentrate in flats.
We all have bad things that happen in our lives, and a lot of us wonder how we can go back to before the event, whatever it is. ‘Fallout 4’ is about realising that your life has a new normal. We want to put you in the shoes of someone who knows what life was like before this.
In a pinch, when my leather shoes need a quick shine, I take the inside of a banana peel and rub it on the leather like I would a shoe wax. Then I spit-shine it and buff it with a cloth, and my shoes look great.
Once in a while I’ll get moved to do some exercise. It’s something I long for but the biggest problem is bending down and putting my tennis shoes on. Once I go out I’m OK.
I’m a very un-excitable person. I always take things with a grain of salt, I’m always very even-keeled, and I’m always waiting for the other shoe to drop.
Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother’s shoes.
Every man should own a navy cashmere jacket with gold buttons, a grey suit, black shoes shoes for the city, brown shoes for elsewhere. Everything else should be simple and really well made.
All women are troublemakers who take the money their husbands need desperately for a new and better speaker, and selfishly squander it on things like shoes for the children, homogenized milk, or perhaps A SECOND DRESS!
Good shoes take you to good places
The spy genre is something I loved.It also extends to the bad guy because I think, to me, what I love the most about the spy genre is when you have a great bad guy. What makes a great bad guy, to me, is the logic. What he’s about has to make sense to me, that if I was in his shoes, yeah, right, that makes sense.
I always judge a man by his shoes and his watch.
I love those preliminary conversations about who a character is. You try on wigs, shoes, and clothes. It’s preferable when it’s not about looking pretty. It can get a little dull to just be cute.
Sometimes women feel uncomfortable when men stare at them when they try on shoes.
Edmonton is Canada’s answer to Omaha. Solid, unassuming, and surrounded by a whole lot of nothing. It’s a place that makes you think of sensible shoes.
I am a feral person. I have no bank account. I am unemployable. I own nothing. I lose my shoes sometimes when I go out. It sounds like I’m making a case for my own exceptionalism, which I suppose I am, but I wish it wasn’t true.
If you’re passionate about the world, and if you really look closely at everything around you, each thing can be transformed into a shoe, or into a part of a shoe.
We’ve seen many heroes from Jamaica, you know, and to be put in that class or to be looked upon on that level is overwhelming. It’s pretty big shoes to fill, you know. I’m a size eight, but I’ll try my best.
I am standing like shoe polish on an overstocked shelf hoping that one day someone will pick me to make things better.
I think money isn’t any good sitting around, so I spend some time in the shoe department at Saks.
I don’t speak up if I’m working. As a model, no one pays me for my opinion. I want to wear whatever will make a great photo, whether I like it or not. But if the shoes are too small, I will complain!
What do you wear on a running machine? I can’t bring myself to wear flat shoes.
A little neglect may breed great mischief. … For want of a nail, the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe, the horse was lost; for want of a horse, the battle was lost; for want of the battle, the war was lost.
We are already expected to be the goodie two shoes. I went through that during my junior high schools where I wasn’t allowed to watch television. I wasn’t allowed to listen to the radio.
The highest heels I do are six-inch heels – but mostly only dancers can wear them, since they are used to being on point in ballet shoes. Their feet are arched.
I know I’ve been called the Louis Vuitton Don … I’ve been called a lot of names … Due to what happened, so severely, when the red shoes hit the runway, I was forced to change my name to Martin Louis Vuitton the King, Jr. Address me as such.
Shoes have a meaning.
Shoes make an outfit; they’re like rims for a car.
None who are shod with fleshly shoes can stand on the holy ground of God’s service. Many failures and much waste and confusion which have resulted are due to men’s coming to work, instead of being sent out to work.
…Kaitlyn never wore open-toed shoes on account of how she hated her feet because she felt her second toes were too long, as if the second toe was a window into the soul or something.
There are countless artists whose shoes I am not worthy to polish – whose prints would not pay the printer. The question of judgment is a puzzling one.
I usually decide what to wear in the morning, but sometimes, I’ll have a favorite coat or sweater or shoes, and I’ll wear them everyday for a week!
We will welcome them with bullets and shoes.
Walking over to Iggy, he poked him with his shoe. “Does anysing on you vork properly?” Iggy rubbed his forehead with one hand. “Well, I have a highly developed sense of irony.
In my culture, shoes are more or less the first thing women look at. Women look at the build, and then they look at the shoes. If you don’t have nice shoes, you don’t have money. When I meet a lawyer, the first thing I look at are his shoes. If he has good shoes, he’s getting my money.
Luckily I don’t have to buy shoes anymore, because I design them!
I like Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent. I have some great Balenciaga jackets and I’m shoe crazy.
I’m a designer. I make clothes and bags and shoes. I have a job that involves making creative choices, but I’m not a divinely inspired human being like an artist!
When I would go a-visiting, I find that I go off the fashionable street,–not being inclined to change my dress,–to where man meets man, and not polished shoe meets shoe.
[On husband Phil Donahue:] The man does not know the meaning of the word tidy. He asked me one day, ‘Where are my shoes?’ So I asked him, ‘Where are my shoes?’ I don’t know what it is about men. They think that women have radar attached to our uteruses.
When you wear a fresh pair of shoes, you feel like you can never die. You feel like you’re gonna live forever.
I used to buy good shoes, now I buy good bags. They make me feel more confident.
I love disappearing. That’s what acting is. For me it’s about putting on a persona, stepping into a pair of shoes. It’s my face, but I’m using it as a tool for that spirit, that character.
We all get a little rush of excitement at the prospect of buying a brand-new outfit for a first date, but this is not the time. You’re much better off wearing clothes, shoes especially, that you’ve already tested.
My mom doesn’t fit into my shoes, so sucks for her!
No one around me was obsessed with Fred Astaire except for me. It just snowballed, really. I started with tap lessons. When I didn’t have tap shoes, I taped nickels on the bottom of my penny loafers.
When I believe in something, I support it fully. On that note, I totally don’t support Velcro shoes.
My style is a mashup of different eras, but each piece I have makes me feel good about myself. I do have a taste for expensive shoes.
People have an annoying tendency to compare shoe prices with the cost of other things. They might say, ‘Wow – those shoes cost as much as a sofa!’ Well, this may be true, but the comparison is so silly. After all, you can’t wear a sofa.
The reality of our business is that for every actor who’s rolled up his tent and given up and gone home, the next day you hear about some shoe salesman at Macy’s who had this audition and now he’s Harrison Ford. There’s always that carrot out there in our business.
I like to literally put women on a pedestal
Im not a person who wants to die with my shoes on. I do not think I can be immortal. Maybe my deeds will be immortal. Not me.
I zoomed in on the shoe department like a blonde homing pigeon. Shoes, shoes everywhere! Ah, sweet shoes. I truly think you can take the measure of a civilization by looking at its footwear.
I’d rather hang out with five people that I love than with 400 strangers at a club who are all doing the up-and-down inspection thing. They appraise everybody from head to toe – the outfit, the handbag, the shoes, how much they weigh… I can’t stand it!
It’s like one of those scenes from a feel-good Hollywood movie. Where everybody is happy and nobody’s hair fizzes in the wind. Where it doesn’t rain, your shoes stay comfortable all day, and everybody’s jokes are funny.
Well, I don’t think of myself as a diva. I’m too dorky! Look at my shoes. (Points to the aforementioned sneakers.) I always look like this. I don’t always want to be “working.”
You want to fall in love with a shoe, go ahead. A shoe can’t love you back, but, on the other hand, a shoe can’t hurt you too deeply either. And there are so many nice-looking shoes.
The poor old earth which has mothered us and nursed us we treat with scant respect. Our awe and veneration we reserve for the worlds we know not of. Our senses sell us out. The mud on our shoes disenchants us.
I was a daughterless mother. I had nowhere to put the things a mother places on her daughter. The nail polish I used to paint our toenails hardened. Our favorite videos gathered dust. Her small apron was in a box in the attic. Her shoes – the sparkly ones, the leopard rain boots, the ballet slippers – stood in a corner.
At the demonstration of sixty feminists against the Miss America Pageant in 1968, when the women filled a trash can with bras, girdles, curlers and spike-heeled shoes, the bra-burning myth was launched by the media and, in spite of its inaccuracy and spiteful intent, put radical feminism on the map.
It’s what I call the haute couture, high-end version of fear perfectionism. It’s just fear in really good shoes. But it’s still fear.
If I could only fly, you see, a lot of my problems would be gone. When you think of just how much I’d save on shoes alone.
Never go anywhere you have to wear brown shoes.
I’m not a person who wants to die with my shoes on. I do not think I can be immortal. Maybe my deeds will be immortal. Not me.
I’ve been making shoes my whole life.
Christ literally walked in our shoes and entered into our affliction. Those who will not help others until they are destitute reveal that Christ’s love has not yet turned them into the sympathetic persons the gospel should make them.
He that finds out he’s changed his lot for worse, Let him betimes the untoward choice reverse: For still, when all is said, the rule stands fast, That each man’s shoe be made on his own last.
It wasn’t easy once I started running 20th Century Fox. There were a lot of eyebrows raised, and it wasn’t easy, that transition, because, you know, I had big shoes to fill and I was very young, 27.
I’ve always liked a formal layout and informal planting,” she explained. “First get the structure right, like the bones in a face, then plant it like a crowded shoe. If you have a strong layout, you can let the plants seed themselves all over the place. Haphazard, unexpected… I like to be surprised by a garden.
I live in N.Y.C. and walk everywhere, so I like stylish shoes that are comfortable.
It’s very hard to feel the difficulties that the military goes through. It’s very hard to feel the difficulties of military families, unless you’re in that environment. And sometimes you have to force yourself to try and put yourself in other people’s sort of shoes and environment to get the sense of that.
No financial man will ever understand business because financial people think a company makes money. A company makes shoes, and no financial man understands that. They think money is real. Shoes are real.
Clothes as text, clothes as narration, clothes as a story. Clothes as the story of our lives. And if you were to gather all the clothes you have ever owned in all your life, each baby shoe and winter coat and wedding dress, you would have your autobiography.
Buyers decide in the first eight seconds of seeing a home if they’re interested in buying it. Get out of your car, walk in their shoes and see what they see within the first eight seconds.
I never wear the same shoe twice.
I wear cheap shoes. I don’t even wear socks.
Good design for the home should be universal. A house should be like old shoes, comfortable, like a good friend… The Japanese aesthetic is important to me. Very organic. They have a sense of the weight of the thing: very balanced.
Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.
If I did not wear torn pants, orthopedic shoes, frantic disheveled hair, that is to say, if I did not tone down my beauty, people would go mad. Married men would run amuck.
A big hole in a poor child’s shoe is the simplest evidence to condemn the society he lives in.
To me there are lots more important things in the world than just having the right shoes!
When it comes to getting dressed, men are a little bit more important than handbags but less important than shoes.
Charles could care less about shoes – and he suspected he wasn’t alone among men in his feelings. Shoe, no shoe, he didn’t care. Naked was good, though over the past couple of weeks he was beginning to think that dressed in his clothes was a decent second best.
I don’t give away my shoes to celebrities for free. I’m only happy when people like what I do and make the effort to buy them. I would not be happy to see people in my shoes if I knew that they had to be paid to do it, that they had to be pushed.
I was not “shoe.” That’s a misuse of the term “shoe,” which is derived from “white shoe.”
Matching shoes and bags immediately age you by 10 years.
True taste is forever growing, learning, reading, worshipping, laying its hand upon its mouth because it is astonished, casting its shoes from off its feet because it finds all ground holy.
I use to live on this street when I was a kid where there was an old person retirement home, and all of the old people would listen to that band Herman’s Hermits, and they would wear white nursing shoes. And they would throw away stacks of VHS tapes, and I would go through the trash and take them.
The bread which you use is the bread of the hungry; the garment hanging in your wardrobe is the garment of him who is naked; the shoes you do not wear are the shoes of the one who is barefoot; the acts of charity that you do not perform are so many injustices that you commit.
You can get stuff done in New York that you can’t in Los Angeles. If you wanted to get some milk and get your shoes repaired and drop something off at the dry cleaner, that’s an all-day adventure in Los Angeles. In New York, you can bang that out in half an hour.