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Pairs Quotes


"Sometimes miracles come in pairs." - Richard Branson

"Adverbs and cops always come in pairs." - Gary Reilly

"Great striking partnerships come in pairs." - Nigel Spackman

"Commas, like nuns, often travel in pairs." - Mary Norris

"I've got four pairs of cowboy boots." - Jordan Spieth

"I have 137 pairs of shoes and 200 pairs of jeans." - Frances Bean Cobain

"Randalf the Wise indeed!I've worn wiser pairs of underpants!" - Paul Stewart

"At one point, I had 14 pairs of golf shoes" - Tea Leoni

"... and later we'll have action from the men's cockles pairs." - Sue Barker

"Some socks are loners They can't live in pairs." - Wendy Cope

"I own at least 300 pairs of sneakers." - Austin Mahone

"At one point, I had 14 pairs of golf shoes." - Tea Leoni

"I've got about eight pairs of shoes, and that's it." - Emma Watson

"With four pairs of shoes I can travel the world." - Coco Chanel

"Sexual attraction pairs people, but does not match them." - Mason Cooley

"Counting pairs is the oldest trick in combinatorics... Every time we count pairs, we learn something from it." - Gil Kalai

"Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life." - Brian Clough

"How do you get all those coins?" asked Mort. IN PAIRS." - Terry Pratchett

"I do not have 3,000 pairs of shoes, I have 1,060." - Imelda Marcos

"I have two pairs of eyes - one to paint and one to take photographs." - Jacques-Henri Lartigue

"I have to wear six pairs of speedos when I run." - Armie Hammer

"Be an optimist - at least until they start moving animals in pairs to Cape Canaveral." - Anonymous

"I can't count how many pairs of Converse shoes I own." - Selena

"A man can never have too many pairs of sunglasses or too many guitars." - Richie Sambora

"How do you expect mankind to be happy in pairs when it is miserable separately?" - Peter De Vries

"Wolves don't hunt singly, but always in pairs. The lone wolf was a myth." - John Fowles

"When the chemist makes gloves, he usually cannot help making them in pairs for both hands." - Henry Edward Armstrong

"I don t get through many pairs. Luckily enough they are very hard wearing." - Peter Crouch

"The activities of the liberated soul transcend the pairs of opposites." - Patanjali

"O when meet now Such pairs, in love and mutual honour joined?" - John Milton

"I own two or three pairs of jeans and a bunch of T-shirts." - Santiago Cabrera

"I wish I had eight pairs of hands, and another body to shoot the specimens." - John James Audubon

"I've got ten pairs of trainers. That's one for every day of the week." - Samantha Fox

"I have about 100 pairs of pajamas. I like to see people dressed comfortably." - Hugh Hefner

"That's like asking a cobbler if he's made too many pairs of shoes." - Harvey Keitel

"I did not have three thousand pairs of shoes, I had one thousand and sixty." - Imelda Marcos

"Proverbs should be sold in pairs, a single one being but a half truth." - William Mathews

"I love jeans - I have so many pairs, it's ridiculous. I'm all about soft and comfy." - Sarah Roemer

"I actually have a closet that's all shoes, maybe 700 pairs." - Russell Westbrook

"Pickpockets either work alone or in pairs, or what is called a mob." - Harry Houdini

"With sixty professors there are roughly eighteen hundred pairs of professors. Out of that many pairs it was not surprising that there were some whose members did not like one another." - Stanislaw Ulam

"The Third Quartet I made the instruments in pairs - Two different pairs - Violin and viola, and violin and cello. They played very different things from each other all through the whole piece." - Elliott Carter

"We have done almost everything in pairs since Noah, except govern. And the world has suffered for it." - Bella Abzug

"I'm obsessed with shoes. I must have hundreds of pairs...That reminds me- I need to go shopping!" - Keira Knightley

"Think of the many different relations of form and content. E.g., the many pairs of trousers and what's in them." - Mason Cooley

"Learning to play two pairs is worth about as much as a college education, and about as costly." - Mark Twain

"The purpose of the journey is compassion. When you have come past the pairs of opposites, you have reached compassion." - Joseph Campbell

"All maxims have their antagonist maxims; proverbs should be sold in pairs, a single one being but a half truth." - William Mathews

"If you run a thousand miles a minute, you can expect to wear out a few pairs of shoes." - Ellis

"Ideas come in pairs and they contradict one another; their opposition is the principal engine of reflection." - Jean-Paul Sartre

"I prefer to forget both pairs of glasses and pass my declining years saluting strange women and grandfather clocks." - Ogden Nash

"We focus upon pairs of words very often which are the same in some areas and different in other areas." - William Labov

"I own now, I think about 38 pairs of cowboy boots, or 37, something like that now." - Skylar Laine

"I love Michael Kors! I also love Miu Miu shoes - they're fabulous, I have so many pairs." - Bella Thorne

"I've got a thing for footwear; I have about 200 pairs of shoes from all over the world." - Sophie Ellisbextor

"I always have two pairs of glasses: geeky black Warby Parker frames and Wayfarer Ray Bans. Those are key!" - Christa Miller

"I've got a thing for footwear; I have about 200 pairs of shoes from all over the world." - Sophie Ellis Bextor

"Ideas rose in clouds; I felt them collide until pairs interlocked, so to speak, making a stable combination." - Henri Poincare

"Kerouac opened a million coffee bars and sold a million pairs of Levis to both sexes. Woodstock rises from his pages." - William S Burroughs

"In the Year 2000 men will finally discover that the reason women go to the bathroom in pairs... is to make out." - Conan O'Brien

"Sex always has consequences. When Hitler's mother spread her legs that night, she effectively canceled out the spreading of fifteen to twenty million other pairs of legs." - George Carlin

"And then-a Day as huge As Yesterdays in pairs, Unrolled its horror in my face- Until it blocked my eyes" - Emily Dickinson

"By the end of this century, climate change will reduce the human population to a few breeding pairs surviving near the Arctic." - James Lovelock

"I really think guys only need two pairs of shoes. A nice pair of black shoes and a pair of Chuck Taylors." - Mindy Kaling

"The only true voyage would be not to travel through a hundred different lands, but to see the same land through a hundred different pairs of eyes." - Marcel Proust

"There is no word for the recipient of the love. There is only a word for the giver. There is the assumption that lovers come in pairs." - David Levithan

"In merest prudence men should teach... That science ranks as monstrous things Two pairs of upper limbs; so wings - E'en Angel's wings! - are fictions." - Henry Austin Dobson

"In this world we see the pairs of opposites. Ultimately there are no oppositions. In the superconscious awareness there is no division." - Frederick Lenz

"Except for light, all other media come in pairs, with one acting as the "content" of the other, obscuring the operation of both." - Marshall Mcluhan

"In merest prudence men should teach . . . That science ranks as monstrous things Two pairs of upper limbs; so wings- E'en Angel's wings!-are fictions." - Henry Austin Dobson

"I always have a pair of Ray-Bans in my bag and lots of pairs at home because they seem to go missing. They're a real staple." - Kate Moss

"Nature is about balance. All the world comes in pairs - Yin and Yang, right and wrong, men and women; whats pleasure without pain?" - Angelina Jolie

"I was just passing buy some racks of socks and remembered I needed some. So I picked 'em up. 1 black, 2 grey and 3 white pairs." - Lucas Grabeel

"Of all the pairs the Throne endorsed None rose to burn as bright As Lucifer, the Morning Star, And Lucinda, his Evening Light" - Lauren Kate

"I also love visiting the malls but not to do shopping. The only things I enjoy shopping are clothes and shoes. I have many pairs of shoes" - Tevin Campbell

"Back then, people were throwing their underwear onstage. I remember taking eight pairs of my own underwear to the cleaners and getting only four back." - Dennis Quaid

"I'm not like a super duper sneaker head. I got a couple pairs, but I'm not a "stand in line for sneakers" type of dude." - Hannibal Buress

"I'm the Joker of the pack, which makes me such a lucky Jack and if you like things that come in pairs, check out my fabulous Croupiers." - Bruce Forsyth

"A man in Thailand was arrested with more than 10,000 pairs of stolen underwear. Legal experts are expecting a brief trial." - Jimmy Fallon

"Life is a system of recurrent pairs, the poison and the antidote being eternally packaged together by some considerate heavenly druggist." - Mary Mccarthy

"Pairs skating and singles are two different things. Although some skaters have achieved this successfully, it is a very difficult transition. You're looking at double work." - Oksana Baiul

"Filmmaking has always involved pairs: a director coupled with a producer, a director alongside an editor... The notion of couples is not foreign to cinema." - Luc Dardenne

"I'm a jeans person; I love Abercrombie. My shoe collection is composed mostly of Chucks and a few pairs of girly ones." - Lalaine

"Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian holidays that move in sync, like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics." - Marvin Olasky

"I have got this obsessive compulsive disorder where I have to have everything in a straight line, or everything has to be in pairs." - David Beckham

"The trick is always to write in pairs because if at least two people find it funny, you've immediately halved the odds of it not being funny." - Steve Coogan

"I've seen a lot of pairs of guys that have been hanging out together way too long-until they're laughing all the time." - Mike Judge

"I honestly don't know how many pairs of shoes I have - about 100 in use. It sounds so bad. I splurge when I work hard." - Ashley Leggat

"When I travel, I always have about 40 pairs of skis with me, plus a ski technician and a ski coach." - Julia Mancuso

"I had so many pairs of '70s platforms that literally disintegrated while I was wearing them because they were all I wore." - Annaleigh Ashford

"We cut up time and space and mind and place and being and non-being. We create a world of ideas. This is duality, pairs of apparent opposites." - Frederick Lenz

"I've got over three-hundred pairs of shoes back home - I'm twenty-four years old and I wear a size four, so all my shoes are just cheap." - Rau'shee Warren

"I feel less pressure to dress youthfully. I'm 50 and everyone knows I'm 50 - who are you kidding? Jeans are my uniform. I have about 15 pairs." - Michelle Pfeiffer

"Family holidays and weekends are really brightly colored memories, full of my mother and father, rather than our nannies and au pairs." - Olivia Williams

"One product that you can never go wrong with is sunglasses because they are easy to misplace. I always get a couple of pairs every year." - Jessica Szohr

"I love to shop, especially in retro stores. I have about a million pairs of old-school sports shoes like Adidas, so that's probably my biggest vice." - Carrot Top

"I lost dozens of pairs of expensive glasses because I'd put them down and then not be able to find them again." - Bonnie Tyler

"I've got over three-hundred pairs of shoes back home - I'm twenty-four years old and I wear a size four, so all my shoes are just cheap." - Raushee Warren

"I actually don't shop very much. I have a tendency to rotate a few pairs of ripped jeans and an old cashmere sweater." - Candace Bushnell

"To choose one sock from each of infinitely many pairs of socks requires the Axiom of Choice, but for shoes the Axiom is not needed." - Bertrand Russell

"God divides the stillness of His omnipresent Oneness into mated pairs, and simultaneously multiplies their power to simulate His omnipotence and omniscience through fast centripetal motion. He then unites His mated pairs to simulate His Oneness, and simultaneously multiplies their speed of centrifugal motion until they disappear into His omnipresent stillness." - Walter Russell

"Reducing your life down to three pairs of jeans, two skirts, a couple of shirts, and a few pairs of shoes was so nice for me. I really loved living in this tiny room where I didnt have space for anything. It sounds really lame, but it made me feel a lot more free, because I just didnt have as many choices." - Emma Watson

"I've been spoiled being in the fashion business. My son will be like, 'Mommy, 20 new pairs of shoes came today. How come?' Because I'm always telling him it's not normal to have 20 pairs of tennis shoes to try on before school." - Gwen Stefani

"When we were growing up we only got two pairs of shoes every year. With me, I was lucky because I got three pairs of shoes, the third were basketball shoes: Black Air Force Ones, White Air Force Ones, and boots for the winter." - Iman Shumpert

"Traffic counting was very boring and cold to sit out on the streets of New Haven in five pairs of pants - well, that's an exaggeration; it was three pairs of pants - in November for hours and hours clicking buttons counting which cars go left, right, and forward." - John Hodgman

"He (the devil) always sends errors into the world in pairs-pairs of opposites...He relies on your extra dislike of one to draw you gradually into the opposite one. But do not let us be fooled. We have to keep our eyes on the goal and go straight through between both errors. We have no other concern than that with either of them." - C S Lewis

"I've got more than 600 pairs of Ray-Ban sunglasses, from 1950s originals to newer models. I have them on the wall like opticians do so I can pick out a pair that goes with my outfit. I had around 30 pairs, then my husband Rainer started getting them for me as birthday and Christmas gifts." - Suzi Quatro

"I need to have a quick wardrobe. Two or three blazers with dark gray pants, two pairs of jeans, two light blue shirts, a casual shirt, two pairs of shoes, one formal one not. Small accessories like Tod's Greca belt and our woven bracelets for a wild touch." - Diego Della Valle

"Only flies have true halteres. In fact, the scientific term for flies, 'diptera,' means 'two wings.' Most insects, including bees, have two pairs of wings for a total of four. In flies, the hindwing pairs have been transformed through evolution into the halteres." - Michael Dickinson

"I'm at like 325 pairs right now, give or take. But I've given away about 200 pairs of sneakers. I'm not as big of a collector as I used to be, because I think the game just got weird. Everybody likes to collect now, so it's kind of corny. But I got the essentials." - Wale

"Pick up a pinecone and count the spiral rows of scales. You may find eight spirals winding up to the left and 13 spirals winding up to the right, or 13 left and 21 right spirals, or other pairs of numbers. The striking fact is that these pairs of numbers are adjacent numbers in the famous Fibonacci series" - Stuart Kauffman

"I own more pairs of Calvin Klein underwear than I can count. At any given time, I probably have 50 to 60 pairs on deck. I travel with an entire suitcase of underwear and t-shirts, and they're all Calvin Klein." - Trey Songz

"Twin primes: pairs of prime numbers that are close to each other, almost neighbors, but between them there is always an even number that prevents them from truly touching. If you go on counting, you discover that these pairs gradually become rarer, lost in that silent, measured space made only of ciphers. You develop a distressing presentiment that the pairs encountered up until that point were accidental, that solitude is the true destiny. Then, just when you're about to surrender, you come across another pair of twins, clutching each other tightly." - Paolo Giordano

"Twin primes: pairs of prime numbers that are close to each other, almost neighbors, but between them there is always an even number that prevents them from truly touching. If you go on counting, you discover that these pairs gradually become rarer, lost in that silent, measured space made only of ciphers. You develop a distressing presentiment that the pairs encountered up until that point were accidental, that solitude is the true destiny. Then, just when you're about to surrender, you come across another pair of twins, clutching each other tightly." - Paolo Giordano

"It was easy in the early nineties to make a list of great things that could be done, now that there was such a convenient source of entangled pairs. Anton's claim to fame is that he went and did them." - Anton Zeilinger

"They say if you fall, someone who loves you will lend a hand for you, I have 8 pairs of hands always ready to hold me back up when I stumble" - Jessica Jung

"Why?" Eve leaned forward. "Sincerely, I've always wanted to know why anyone buys multiple pairs of shoes at a time." "If I have to explain it, the joy is lost." - Nora Roberts

"She pushed the gardener away and called for them. In her sleep she had seen love. It was poisoning. It was possessing. Devouring. Or it was seven pairs of boots climbing up the stairs to find her." - Francesca Lia Block

"Why?" Eve leaned forward. "Sincerely, I"ve always wanted to know why anyone buys multiple pairs of shoes at a time." "If I have to explain it, the joy is lost." - Nora Roberts

"I am dying a thousand cruel and unusual deaths as fifty pairs of eyes take me in, size me up like something that should be hanging over a fireplace in a gentleman's den." - Libba Bray

"The single simplest reason why human space flight is necessary is this, stated as plainly as possible: keeping all your breeding pairs in one place is a retarded way to run a species." - Warren Ellis

"I've heard that we come on the earth in pairs, get separated only to meet once again through marriage. So whoever is there on this earth for me, will eventually get paired with me. Till then, I'll enjoy my singlehood." - Rani Mukerji

"I may finally call attention to the probability that the association of paternal and maternal chromosomes in pairs and their subsequent separation during the reducing division as indicated above may constitute the physical basis of the Mendelian law of heredity." - Walter Sutton

"a car is just a moving, giant handbag! You never have actually to carry groceries, or dry cleaning, or anything! You can have five pairs of shoes with you at all times!" - Cynthia Heimel

"The Garden is a metaphor for the following: our minds, and our thinking in terms of pairs of opposites-man and woman, good and evil-are as holy as that of a god. (50)" - Joseph Campbell

"I saw a dog wearing a sweater and I thought that looked ridiculous 'cause dogs don't have arms. If you're going to put clothes on the dog, you should put two pairs of pants on it." - Demetri Martin

"For a long time, my uniform consisted of a trench coat, wide flared jeans, and little bottines - I copied a pair that my mother had in this theater place. I had, like, 10 pairs of the same shoes." - Nicolas Ghesquiere

"So I go back and forth forever All my thoughts they come in pairs Oh I will, I won't, I doubt, I don't, I'm not surprised but I never feel quite prepared" - Conor Oberst

"When the record of any human life is set down, there are three pairs of eyes who see it in a different light. There is the life as I see it. as others see it, and as God sees it." - Fulton J Sheen

"I've always wanted my own fragrance; Avon pairs with the way I think: what they do and represent, what they do for women, and the good causes such as domestic violence, and breast cancer." - Kate Del Castillo

"We have such an embarrassment of riches when it comes to choice. Do you want to hike in the Alps? There are 300 pairs of shoes you can order within the next 10 minutes. You have your choice of everything." - Nick Offerman

"Satan always sends error into the world in pairs that are opposites. His great hope is that you will get so upset about one of his errors, that you'll react into the opposite one, and he's got you." - C S Lewis

"I love good old-fashioned black or white Converse. I have a few pairs. And they are all really dirty. I can't have clean Converse - I go in the dirt and run around!" - Ashley Benson

"Collecting shoes is my biggest hobby. I've got a couple hundred pairs of Nikes and Jordans. I got a lot of hats, too. I like to play basketball, but nothing competition wise." - Chumlee

"I'm not a great consumer. I always ask myself, 'Do I really need that piece?' I have friends who have 300 pairs of shoes; how would you leave the house in the morning?" - Mireille Guiliano

"I have two pairs of reading glasses. One pair is for reading fiction, the other for non-fiction. I've read the Bible twice wearing each pair, and it's the same." - Steven Wright

"I love traditional shoes. I have a nice couple of pairs of traditional Oxford-style shoes, a pair of Edward Green shoes, and I aspire to a pair of hand-made George Cleverley shoes. Mark McNairy, all those are amazing." - Jamie Cullum

"'Empty Moves' is elegantly and coolly inventive. Two pairs of dancers shadow each other in slow, deliberate rearrangements and manipulations of legs and torsos, only occasionally switching partners or breaking free of the formal patterning." - Robert Gottlieb

"One thing my dad always told me, was he would make sure I always had what he didn't have. He couldn't play basketball because he didn't have tennis shoes - so I had five pairs of tennis shoes." - Robert Griffin Iii

"I'm a big shoe guy, too. I have far too many pairs. Whenever there's a new style out, I'll text my stylist: 'Can we get a pair of those?'" - Joe Jonas

"I think it's a lot harder for the pros to have a long career in ice dance and in pairs. It seems the singles have a little bit of a longer career." - Nancy Kerrigan

"At this point, I have 10 pairs of cat earrings because fans bring them to me. The next song I write, I'm going to be like, 'I love Chanel.'" - Mary Lambert

"I am wrestling with the overalls trend. I wore so many pairs in junior high, and no one thought they were cute. Perhaps I'll try them cuffed with a tasteful crop top?" - Gillian Jacobs

"My mother has never approved of high heels. As a result, I have never been able to walk in high heels - and they were all I ever wanted. So of course, my daughter has two pairs." - Emma Thompson

"I like having pairs of characters to play off each other. I love drawing Batman, but he's more fun with Robin. Batman charges ahead, Robin jumps off the walls. It's fun showing that contrast." - Jim Lee

"Some people train for certain sports and I want to train to be able to hold a super heavy electric guitar and carry luggage around myself because I always have to have 7,000 pairs of shoes. Who cares about sports?" - Lisa Loeb

"I perfectly understand the obsession with shoes. I myself am pretty obsessed. I have a few hundred pairs of shoes in general, because I've been collecting shoes for a long time." - Christian Louboutin

"When my agents tell me how much I'm going to be paid for a film, instead of quoting a figure, they'll say: 'You're going to make ten pairs of Christian Louboutins.'" - Kate Mara

"When it comes to shoes, you don't really need more than a few pairs of wing tips or oxfords. They're classics. And I wear only black shoes in the city. Brown ones are for the country." - Thom Browne

"The moment I saw the model and heard about the complementing base pairs I realized that it was the key to understanding all the problems in biology we had found intractable - it was the birth of molecular biology." - Sydney Brenner



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