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Quotes of leather

  1. Choosing the right mask helps you... We went through many masks. It was very particular leather that as soon as you smudged it, you had to get a new one. We went through about 55 masks. – Gerard Butler
  2. I ordered each man to be presented with something, as strings of ten or a dozen glass beads apiece, and thongs of leather all which they estimated highly; those which came on board I directed should be fed with molasses. – Christopher Columbus
  3. There was a chance for me to write one song for the section where Elvis sat in his black leather outfit and sang the old hits. At eight oclock the next morning I had written Memories. – Mac Davis
  4. My friend made me a leather dress for the MTV awards. It gives you confidence, wearing something you love. – Cat Deeley
  5. I never wear leather – Linda Fiorentino
  6. I deliberately decided to write a kind of guide to leather bars for straight people, for people not into leather so that people could see what it was all about. – Thom Gunn
  7. After all we did for Britain, selling that corduroy and making it swing, all we got was a bit of tin on a piece of leather – George Harrison
  8. With their souls of patent leather they come down the road. Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand. – Federico Garcia Lorca
  9. In Hollywood we acquire the finest novels in order to smell the leather bindings. – Ernst Lubitsch
  10. I don't wear leather wool, or silk. – Alexandra Paul
  11. Some mornings it just doesn't seem worth it to gnaw through the leather straps. – Emo Philips
  12. Some mornings, it's just not worth chewing through the leather straps. – Emo Philips

Usage examples for leather

  1. You stick to a leather purse, brother William John? – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. He took out a leather bag, and counted into my hand five gold pieces of twenty dollars each. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  3. I make my sticks sing on the leather – When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009
  4. When the clock struck the hour of midnight, we exchanged our black clothes for our leather suits. – By Canoe and Dog-Train by Egerton Ryerson Young
  5. On her feet were blue stockings and heavy leather shoes. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  6. The large leather chairs under the light. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  7. I never grew big- but hard, Henry, as leather – Gunman's Reckoning by Max Brand
  8. Lucien knew how to dress the elk- hide, and could make leather out of it as well as any Indian squaw in the country. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  9. But May Leather knew better. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  10. But the rude boy seemed to like being in the red leather saddle on the back of the Rocking Horse. – The Story of a White Rocking Horse by Laura Lee Hope
  11. I put the bag back on the table, and began to search for the leather money- case. – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  12. He was a wiry little man with a face like leather but his touch brought healing and his presence, hope. – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  13. So Rollo took out a small leather bag which he had bought in London. – Rollo in Paris by Jacob Abbott
  14. Blake swung around one of the heavy leather seated chairs with a twist of his wrist, and drew out a silver matchsafe. – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  15. Upon his feet were shining patent leather shoes; upon his head was a shining high hat. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  16. Saddle- leather is in some respects even preferable to sole- leather – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  17. " The directions I got," said I " was to get a leather here,- that 's the directions." – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  18. Ronald took from a small leather bag, which he wore round his neck, a tiny gold chain with a little cross. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  19. His face shone like wet leather – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  20. I have been in these colonies more nor thirty years, and I'm good enough company for any fine lady's- maid as ever walked on shoe leather – Mr. Hogarth's Will by Catherine Helen Spence

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