Quotes About Gloves

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Vladimir Nabokov
“The lost glove is happy.”
Vladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire

Alex Morritt
“If ever an obsolete term urgently needed redefining, the humble 'glove compartment' would surely win any contest hands down.”
Alex Morritt, Impromptu Scribe
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Sara Sheridan
“Like most little girls, I found the lure of grown-up accessories astonishing - lipstick, perfume, hats and gloves. When I write female characters in my historical novels, getting these details right is vital.”
Sara Sheridan

Kate Gosselin
“Leah: I want those gubs Mommy.
Kate: They're not 'gubs' they're 'gloves'
Aaden and Leah try and say gloves
Leah: Gloves!
Kate: Good job!
Aaden: Gubs!
Kate: No”
Kate Gosselin

Virginia Woolf
“And her old Uncle William used to say a lady is known by
her shoes and her gloves.”
Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway

Israelmore Ayivor
“Leaders are raised through training and experience. Nobody was born naturally with hand-gloves of leadership. We come to life to search for it, discover it and optimize it.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Ladder

Marcel Proust
“But the harshness of his steely glare was compensated by the softness of his cotton gloves, so that, as he approached Swann, he seemed to be exhibiting at once an utter contempt for his person and the most tender regard for his hat.”
Marcel Proust, Swann's Way

توفيق الحكيم
“إن المبادئ بغير حكم كالقفاز بغير أصابع !
هل يستطيع القفاز أن يحرك شيئا أو يقبض على شئ بغير أصابع في داخله ؟ ..”
توفيق الحكيم, شجرة الحكم

Robert M. Pirsig
“I talked yesterday about caring, I care about these moldy old riding gloves. I smile at them flying through the breeze beside me because they have been there for so many years and are so old and so tired and so rotten there is something kind of humorous about them. They have become filled with oil and sweat and dirt and spattered bugs and now when I set them down flat on a table, even when they are not cold, they won't stay flat. They've got a memory of their own. They cost only three dollars and have been restitched so many times it is getting impossible to repair them, yet I take a lot of time and pains to do it anyway because I can't imagine any new pair taking their place. That is impractical, but practicality isn't the whole thing with gloves or with anything else.”
Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values

Israelmore Ayivor
“Those who see poverty looking for human slaves to capture, will tell you they saw him holding the handcuffs of laziness.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Ladder

Israelmore Ayivor
“Don't be a patron of disbelief; nobody fights and wins battles in the hand gloves of doubts.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

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