Stockings Related Quotes



Once I spent a whole day there, a blade of grass in each hand to anchor me to the warm earth. I watched the sun rise, pass over my head and set. Ladybirds mated on my knuckle; a shrew nibbled a hole in my stocking while I tried not to laugh. Such a day was worth any punishment.

Emma Donoghue


It is a myth that art has to be sold. It is not like stocking a grocery store where people fill a pushcart. Art is a product that has no apparent need. The salesperson builds the need in the mind of the buyer.

Jack White


The Monte Carlo casino refused to admit me until I was properly dressed so I went and found my stockings, and then came back and lost my shirt.

Dorothy Parker


When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?

Gilbert K. Chesterton


...The fact that it's black transforms it. Has the same effect on women that black stockings have on men.

Daphne Du Maurier


I keep my campaign promises, but I never promised to wear stockings.

Ella T. Grasso


“No. Better research needed. Fire your research person. No fishnet stockings. Never. Not in this band.”

Gene Simmons


“I'll come no more behind your scenes, David; for the silk stockings and white bosoms of your actresses excite my amorous propensities”

Samuel Johnson


So we went to bed, assaulted by sleep that fumed at us from medicine glasses, or was wielded from small sweet-coated tablets -- dainty bricks of dream wrapped in the silk stockings of oblivion.

Janet Frame


Pick a better verb. Most people use twenty verbs to describe everything from a run in their stocking to the explosion of an A-bomb.

Janet Fitch