Laced quotes:

  • King Agis said, "The Lacedæmonians are not wont to ask how many, but where the enemy are. -- Plutarch
  • Season of Miracles is a triumphant story with a heart of gold. Laced with wit and wisdom, the story had me chuckling out loud one minute and wiping away tears the next. Highly recommended! -- Deborah Raney
  • Talk of unusual swell of waist In maid of honor loosely laced. -- Matthew Green
  • Sister Hinckley and I are learning that the so-called golden years are laced with lead. -- Gordon B. Hinckley
  • Every new generation of SF writers remakes cyberpunk - a genre often laced with dystopian subtexts - in its own image. -- Paul Di Filippo
  • Boston is so laced with jerseys that you can be dressed head to toe in team apparel and no one will look twice. -- David Walton
  • The idea of 24-hour news, if you really step back, is pretty insane. Just even saying '24-hour news' almost has satire laced in it. -- Adam McKay
  • In the early Seventies, I had shoulder-length hair, bell-bottom pants, love beads and shirts that laced up at the front. But then I smartened up. -- Tom Ford
  • Vietnam was a lie but at least there was a political agenda. It was the domino theory. Iraq is about nothing but George Bush's ego laced with imperialist ambitions. And it was helped by your government. -- Donald Sutherland
  • I was very laced with drugs myself, but Fred seemed to be even more so than me. That might have had something to do with it. That might have had something to do with nobody wanting to play my records, too, I don't know. -- Barry McGuire
  • George Carlin is kind of my template now because George Carlin before was straight laced regular comic and he had short hair, a tie, suit, nightclub guy. Then he said screw it, let his hair grow, just started telling what he thought was the truth. So that's what I'm trying to do. -- Drew Carey
  • Most of the Amazon basin is as flat as a pancake and laced with extravagantly meandering waterways. One school of thought holds that more than 145 million years ago, when Africa and South America were joined, the Amazon's main stem was connected to the Niger River and actually flowed in the opposite direction, toward the Pacific Ocean. -- Alex Shoumatoff
  • His smile is laced with dynamite. -- Tahereh Mafi
  • [Hugh Jackman is] an Adamantium-laced Fred Astaire. -- Jon Stewart
  • I'm a very straight-laced, conservative news kind of guy. -- Bob Edwards
  • Every style formed elaborately on any model must be affected and straight-laced. -- Edwin Percy Whipple
  • ...even the most horribl e of nightmares is laced with the promise of dawn. -- Richard Paul Evans
  • Love is my drug of choice, even if it comes laced with pain and disaster. -- Jennifer Elisabeth
  • Kansas is very religious, very Republican, and very straight-laced. I needed to get away from that. -- Colton Haynes
  • Love is only one fine star away, even though the living is sometimes laced with lies. -- Stevie Nicks
  • There's a magical layer of love that's laced, designed to take us to a higher place. -- Bootsy Collins
  • I used to be another little fellow with some hoop dreams / Now I got the game laced up, shoe strings, -- Carlos Boozer
  • Hockey is a fast, body-contact game played by men with clubs in their hands and knives laced to their feet. -- Paul Gallico
  • Well time has a way of throwing it all in your face. The past, she is haunted, the future is laced. -- Gregory Alan Isakov
  • He liked confidence in a woman. And intelligence. And apparently he liked sass, all wrapped up in a straight-laced, tight-lipped bodyguard. -- J.K. Coi
  • Being young, and having your mom come to school with the laced-up hats and the crazy outfits are definitely moments to remember. -- Ciara
  • A full moon sprinkled the black ocean with diamonds, and she could imagine fairies dancing in the silver foam that laced the huge, dark waves. -- Patricia Hagan
  • there on the beaches of Normandy I began to reflect on the wonders of these ordinary people whose lives were laced with the markings of greatness. -- Tom Brokaw
  • I am a gluttonous, gorging failure. A waste. My body isn't used to high-sugar carbs laced with witchcraft. It can barely cope with soup and crackers. -- Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Annabeth laced her fingers through his. In the light of his bronze sword, her face was beautiful. 'We're together,' she reminded him. 'We'll get through this. -- Rick Riordan
  • I am a gluttonous, gorging failure. A waste. My body isnâ??t used to high-sugar carbs laced with witchcraft. It can barely cope with soup and crackers. -- Laurie Halse Anderson
  • I was home-schooled, was always very close with my mom and was very straight-laced and square. I was never the rebellious one, and I never threw hissy fits. -- Brie Larson
  • .. an emergency stash of Thin Mints. Frickin' Girl Scouts. Those things were way to addictive. They had to be laced with crack." Charlie Davidson Fourth Grave Beneath my Feet -- Darynda Jones
  • I grew up in Northern California, so the hippies were still around. My father and mother were very Republican, very strait-laced and very uptight, but my uncles were hippies. -- Grant Show
  • Fly-fishing is solitary, contemplative, misanthropic, scientific in some hands, poetic in others, and laced with conflicting aesthetic considerations. It's not even clear if catching fish is actually the point. -- John Gierach
  • i laced my shoes with sorrow and walked a weary road dead end streets don't come undone with double knots wing tipped shoes that walk on air through vacant lots -- Saul Williams
  • We all laced together"?a brothel madam, an English professor, a mute cook, a quadroon cabbie, and me, the girl carrying a bucket of lies and throwing them like confetti. -- Ruta Sepetys
  • It takes all kinds to make the world go 'round. If everyone was straight-laced and uptight, it would sure be a drag. We need a little tug of war in society. -- Nikki Sixx
  • [Josiah P. Mendum memorial at Paine Hall][He turned] the strait-laced Boston of sixty years ago [into] the enlightened Hub of today, . . . to 'destroy bigotry and uproot the evils of superstition. -- Josiah P. Mendum
  • Our relationship with nature has changed radically, irreversibly, but by no means all for the bad. Our new epoch is laced with invention. Our mistakes are legion, but our talent is immeasurable. -- Diane Ackerman
  • In the time of swords and periwigs and full-skirted coats with flowered lappets - when gentlemen wore ruffles, and gold-laced waistcoats of paduasoy and taffeta - there lived a tailor in Gloucester. -- Beatrix Potter