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It's no use carrying an umbrella if your shoes are leaking.

Irish Proverb

Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.

Oprah Winfrey

Junkies might be easy to knock down, but they're never fragile. They have souls like old leather shoes studded with steel, and they're about as much good as friends.

Scott Westerfeld

Don't throw away your old shoes until you have got new ones.

Dutch Proverb

Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.

Elvis Presley

The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.

Jonathan Swift

A thousand miles on these shoes is not out of the question. There's nothing in the mid-sole to crush down.

Kent Bohling

I realized that potato chips were no longer a choice for me, I just didn't want them. I stepped back and realized that was a little victory. That day, I went out and bought a pair of shoes to celebrate!

Palma Posillico

You can make a lot of money. One day you have to hang up your shoes, and these opportunities don't come knocking every day. Russia is cold, and it's hard to be away from your family, but it's well worth it.

Ticha Penicheiro

Jim Fowler deserves much of the credit for the tremendous growth of our missions ministries, ... Jim brought a unique blend of gifts and passion to this position. He leaves big shoes to fill and we will miss his leadership.

Larry Hovis

I've been in their shoes, and it's hard. It's great to see somebody at least have that opportunity.

Burney Lamar

You get nothing out of helping these people. Your oil is not going to be any cheaper. Your shoes are still going to smell the same, and your sitcoms are going to be just as stupid.

Brian Steidle

Some people think its just fun and games and others don't know how much I pushed to get here. They have to be in my shoes, but by listening to my music they can find out.


They should hold their heads up high. To be 25-6-3 is nothing to be ashamed of. I've been in their shoes, when all the pressure is on you, and they handled it all season remarkably well.

Bill Beard

We have, through his lawyer, Gotti's admission that he was the boss of the Gambino family, standing in his father's shoes.

Michael Mcgovern

Just as people have different shoes or handbags that they wear at different times, they'll also use different phones. We're getting to the point where cell phones are more than communication tools; they're accessories, too.

Sky Dayton

Everyone gets their shoes made at that place.

Dikembe Mutombo

Our line blocked better and it just opened up for me. It was a hard spot to fill but I just had to step up my game and fill his (Parks') shoes.

Doug Scott

There's a lot of pressure there. But I like the pressure. It's going to push me to be a better player. I've got some big shoes to fill.

Dustin Grutza

She's in a very tough spot, either way it goes. Let's say she doesn't prosecute. There's been a lot of hype (since the FBI re-opened the case in 2004), and that has raised expectations. But if she does prosecute, there will be people saying this is a weak case. I would not want to be in her shoes.

David Beito