Towel Related Quotes
The house was immaculate, as always, not a stray hair anywhere, not a flake of dandruff or a crumpled towel. Even the roses on the dining-room table held their breath. A kind of airless cleanliness that always made me want to sneeze.
Any man who can hitch the length and breadth of the galaxy, rough it, slum it, struggle against terrible odds, win through, and still knows where his towel is is clearly a man to be reckoned with.
“We've had a few wounded ducks during this period, but never threw in the towel. To have this kind of streak is a tribute to the crew for knowing how to react both quickly and efficiently when repair work needs to get done.”
“The guys really rose to the occasion tonight. They could have been demoralized and could have thrown in the towel. It was real good resolve and real good character.”
I guess you never know what's going to come at you in life, but the answer is never to crawl into a box and throw in the towel. There is good that can come from anything, even if it's just a later laugh and a good story.
If John Lennon was right that life is what happens when you're making other plans, parenthood is what happens when everything is flipped over and spilling everywhere and you can't find a towel or a sponge or your "inside" voice.
Neighbors would pass, and when they honked I'd remember that I was in my Speedo. Then I'd wrap my towel like a skirt around my waist and remind my sisters that this was not girlish but Egyptian, thank you very much.
Do not quit! Hundreds of times I have watched people throw in the towel at the one-yard line while someone else comes along and makes a fortune by just going that extra yard.
You decent?â? I pulled the towel up a little higher. â??Yes, if my wrinkled toes donâ??t offend.â? Marcoâ??s swarthy head popped around the doorjamb. â??Naw, theyâ??re cute.