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Letter "L" » leather
«I love leather and it's great to be a bad girl at times. But there is a time and place for everything. When I'm with Grandma it's flowers, and when I'm out on the town scoping guys, you know...»
«I bit the head off a live bat the other night. It was like eating a Crunchie wrapped in chamois leather.»
«After all we did for Britain, selling that corduroy and making it swing, all we got was a bit of tin on a piece of leather.»
«'Tis the same to him who wears a shoe, as if the whole earth were covered with leather»
«Do they prepare leather [for a battle shield] the day they fight? - Zar, Nigeria»
«I do have tatoos, and I do wear leather, but there are other sides of me, that my film express.»
«Cant is always rather nauseating; but before we condemn political hypocrisy, let us remember that it is the tribute paid by men of leather to men of God, and that the acting of the part of someone better than oneself may actually commit one to a course of behavior perceptibly less evil than what would be normal and natural in an avowed cynic.»
Author: Aldous Huxley
, The Cant
«And he said unto them, What manner of man was he which came up to meet you, and told you these words? / And they answered him, He was an hairy man, and girt with a girdle of leather about his loins. And he said, It is Elijah the Tishbite.»
«I couldn't deal with playing a character who rides motorcycles and has a leather jacket and is a tough kid, y'know?»
«A big leather-bound volume makes an ideal razor strap. A thin book is useful to stick under a table with a broken caster to steady it. A large, flat atlas can be used to cover a window with a broken pane. And a thick, old-fashioned heavy book with a clasp is the finest thing in the world to throw at a noisy cat.»
Author: Mark Twain
, big cat
, old fashioned
, The Finest
, Thick and Thin