Carriage Related Quotes



Gravity is a mysterious carriage of the body invented to cover the defects of the mind.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld


Undoubtedly the Afghans must be, by our standards, the best-looking people in the world. They have everything; height, proportions, carriage, features and complexion.

Dervla Murphy


Whether we think of Disney's blonde beauty and her pumpkin carriage or Marissa Meyer's recent recasting of 'Cinderella' as a cyborg in the young adult novel 'Cinder,' we know that there are countless modern retellings of the tale.

Marie Rutkoski


“A person may be indebted for a nose or an eye, for a graceful carriage or a voluble discourse, to a great-aunt or uncle, whose existence he has scarcely heard of.”

William Hazlitt


A pleasant traveling companion on a journey is as good as a carriage. Each day is the scholar of yesterday.

Publilius Syrus


In one of the Welsh counties is a small village called A-----. It is somewhat removed from the high road, and is, therefore, but little known to those luxurious amateurs of the picturesque, who view nature through the windows of a carriage and four.

Edward Bulwer-lytton, 1st Baron Lytton


Dignity of position adds to dignity of character, as well as to dignity of carriage. Give us a proud position, and we are impelled to act up to it.

Christian Nestell Bovee


“When Justin died and we got the call offering the carriage, I immediately asked for Mike.”

Vicki Bosley


An agreeable companion on a journey is as good as a carriage.

Publilius Syrus


Nothing can be more delicate without being fantastical, nothing more firm and based in nature and sentiment, than the courtship and mutual carriage of the sexes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson