Rack quotes:

  • Rack your brains, that should only take a couple of seconds. -- J. K. Rowling
  • I still gasp at the revealing lingo for weapons: erector launchers, thrust ratios; my teeth grind reflexively when Dubya sputters Eye-Rack and Eye-Ran have 'nookyular capabacity. -- Robin Morgan
  • When I'm on the road traveling, the things I miss most are my two children and barbecuing with friends. Rack of ribs, lamb and veal are my specialties. -- Angel Cabrera
  • I'm a creative person, and I've got a lot of ideas. People probably thought that my mentality was quick fame because I made 'Rack City' and it blew up fast, but I have over 1,000 songs recorded. -- Tyga
  • I'm just trying different styles and switching it up, but getting back to rap and the essence and the swag that I brought to the game from records like "Rack City" and "Faded," records like that. I got some good collaborations that people are gonna be excited about. -- Tyga
  • You want to look fashionable and put-together, not like you hit every sale rack this season. -- Tommy Hilfiger
  • The old Inquisition had its rack and its thumbscrews and its instruments of torture with iron teeth. -- Rose Schneiderman
  • Gleason used to rack balls for me when he was a kid in Brooklyn and in Long Island. -- Minnesota Fats
  • Women like my shoes because they look good on them, not because they look good on the rack. -- Christian Louboutin
  • I don't go to the sale rack. But I wouldn't say I am decadent in my spending. I am careful. -- Madonna Ciccone
  • The unsaid message of that endless rack of juniors' pushup bras? No matter what size you are, it still isn't good enough. -- Adora Svitak
  • Truth be told, I'm much more comfortable in a pair of hiking boots or with a rack of climbing gear than in front of a laptop. -- Mark Udall
  • If you don't have the money management skills yet, using a debit card will ensure you don't overspend and rack up debt on a credit card. -- T. Harv Eker
  • For 'Death Magnetic,' I used what I always use, which is my standard touring rack, which is filled with some Boogie stuff and a Marshall that I've had forever. -- Kirk Hammett
  • And you know, the baby boomers are getting older, and those off the rack clothes are just not fitting right any longer, and so, tailor-made suits are coming back into fashion. -- Amy Irving
  • Qualified software engineers, managers, marketers and salespeople in Silicon Valley can rack up dozens of high-paying, high-upside job offers any time they want, while national unemployment and underemployment is sky high. -- Marc Andreessen
  • It's very important to me that I look good when I go out publicly. I like looking at my clothes rack in the morning and deciding what to pick out. I enjoy fashion. -- Anna Wintour
  • My wife and I make the bed every morning, but it's a queen size bed today, as opposed to a rack, you know, a small single bed, which I had in basic SEAL training. -- William H. McRaven
  • Knowing that the 'Sex and the City' chicks now rack up almost two centuries between them, why do some of us fuss and hiss about a bit of retouching on their forthcoming film poster? -- Julie Burchill
  • In the little hall leading to it was a rack holding various Socialist or radical newspapers, tracts, and pamphlets in very small print and on very bad paper. The subjects treated were technical Marxist theories. -- Agnes Smedley
  • Like most people, I used to wear clothing off the rack. But having them fitted to me makes a really big difference, especially with pieces like a cocktail dress. Little nips and tucks can take 10 pounds off you. -- Lauren Conrad
  • I really like the idea of being utilitarian. My dream is to edit down my wardrobe and be very Japanese, where you have one rolling rack and it's like your four T-shirts, your five dresses, your two pairs of jeans. -- Erin Wasson
  • I think I could walk into any music shop anywhere and with a guitar off the rack, a couple of basic pedals and an amp I could sound just like me. There's no devices, customized or otherwise, that give me my sound. -- David Gilmour
  • People always say 'Etta, you know what your problem is? You're neither fish nor fowl. There is no place to rack you.' When I would go in a record shop, you might find one or two records by me in different stacks. -- Etta James
  • All those spices and herbs in your spice rack can do more than provide calorie-free, natural flavorings to enhance and make food delicious. They're also an incredible source of antioxidants and help rev up your metabolism and improve your health at the same time. -- Suzanne Somers
  • Banks will fee you to death. If you bounce a check, the bank has a policy to re-post the check three more times to see if it will be paid. If it continues to bounce they charge a $30 overdraft every time. So, one bounced check will rack up $90 for the bank. -- Jonathan Raymond
  • When you are having fun and creating something you love, it shows in the product. So when a woman is sifting through a rack of clothes, somehow that piece of clothing that you had so much fun designing speaks to her; she responds to it and buys it. I believe you can actually transfer that energy to material things as you're creating them. -- Tom Ford
  • When we played the Dodgers in St. Louis, they had to come through our dugout, and our bat rack was right there where they had to walk. My bats kept disappearing, and I couldn't figure it out. Turns out, Pee Wee Reese was stealing my bats. I found that out later, after we got out of baseball. He and Rube Walker stole my bats. -- Stan Musial
  • I like the way I look in a suit, and I wish I owned more. Actually, I wish I owned suits that fit me, I should say. You can buy off the rack and think, 'Oh, this is perfect.' But then you get a tailor-made suit for you, and it's a whole different animal. You don't just look good in a suit, you feel good in a suit. -- Donald Faison
  • Life is too short for a half-rack. -- Mike Mills
  • Off-the-rack solutions, like bargain basement dresses, never fit anymore. -- Francoise Giroud
  • Compassionate conservative, that's like having a gun rack on a Volvo. -- Robin Williams
  • The only bookstore I had was the paperback rack at the drugstore. -- Larry McMurtry
  • In the old days men had the rack. Now they have the Press. -- Oscar Wilde
  • Usually when I buy clothes off the rack, I need to have them adjusted. -- Kim Kardashian
  • As a golfer, you feel like you're perpetually on the rack [in foursomes]. Mentally, it's very difficult. -- Ben Crenshaw
  • Fear is a tyrant and a despot, more terrible than the rack, more potent than the snake. -- Edgar Wallace
  • Compassionate conservative. I don't know what that is, it sounds like a Volvo with a gun rack. -- Robin Williams
  • A man in a well tailored suit will always shine brighter than a guy in an off-the-rack suit. -- Michael Kors
  • I recommend against a wooden squat rack, for much the same reason that I recommend against a wooden car. -- Mark Rippetoe
  • Kissing power is stronger than will power: Girls need to "prove their love" like a moose needs a hat rack. -- Abigail Van Buren
  • It's great that we've got a compassionate conservative, but to me, that sounds like a Volvo with a gun rack. -- Robin Williams
  • On the Internet, everyone squats. In real life, the squat rack is always empty. You figure out what this means. -- Steve Shaw
  • Standardized sizes made inexpensive, off-the-rack garments economically feasible. They gave shoppers a reliable guide to finding clothes in self-service shops. -- Virginia Postrel
  • O, let him pass. He hates him That would upon the rack of this tough world Stretch him out longer. -- William Shakespeare
  • I took my brains out and stretched them on the rack, now I'm not too sure I'm gonna get them back. -- Paul McCartney
  • Everything is very individual for me in the way that I work; I don't just show a rotating rack of clothes. -- Brad Goreski
  • O Captain my Captain! our fearful trip is done, / The ship has weathered every rack, the prize we sought is won -- Walt Whitman
  • One can never rack up his goals mere through hard-work, there is a thing in this world which is known as self-confidence. -- M.H. Rakib
  • You might be a redneck if there is a sheet hanging in your closet and a gun rack hanging in your truck. -- Jeff Foxworthy
  • That which is now a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimms, and makes it indistinct As water is in water -- William Shakespeare
  • You might be a redneck if your father encourages you to quit school because Larry has an opening on the lube rack. -- Jeff Foxworthy
  • Trying too hard to follow every trend. You want to look fashionable and put-together, not like you hit every sale rack this season. -- Tommy Hilfiger
  • A lie is troublesome, and sets a man's invention upon the rack, and one trick needs a great many more to make it good. -- Richard Steele
  • Nearly all of Latin America, from Chile to Mexico, is one long rack of torture. Financed, equipped, and refined by the U.S. government. -- Edward Abbey
  • We made love like two smiles torturing a frown. My advice is to put it on the rack, and really stretch out the event. -- Jarod Kintz
  • Don't be afraid to mix things up by pairing a military-style jacket with a velvet skirt, vintage with modern, off-the-rack with couture, formal with casual. -- Nina Garcia
  • Too often a sister puts all her patients back to bed as a housewife puts all her plates back in the plate-rack-to make a generally tidy appearance. -- Richard Asher
  • I'm a tidy sort of bloke. I don't like chaos. I kept records in the record rack, tea in the tea caddy, and pot in the pot box. -- George Harrison
  • I'm not talking about having to consult Julia Child before you can take a pot off the rack. I think that's something we can all do more and do better. -- Michael Pollan
  • Qualified software engineers, managers, marketers and salespeople in Silicon Valley can rack up dozens of high-paying, high-upside job offers any time they want, while national unemployment and underemployment is sky high -- Marc Andreessen
  • Our [western] culture embraces sex addiction. If I drink too much or rack up credit-card debt or lose the rent in Vegas, that's bad. But if I have many lovers, that's good. -- Susan Cheever
  • You emptied the top rack of the dishwasher but not the bottom, so the clean dishes have gotten all mixed up with the dirty ones - and now you want to have sex? -- Lorrie Moore
  • Alexander, Caesar, Napoleon, you all had great moments, but you never tasted the supreme triumph; you were never a farm boy riding in from the fields on a bulging rack of new-mown hay. -- Grant Wood
  • The summer stretched out the daylight as if on a rack. Each moment was drawn out until its anatomy collapsed. Time broke down. The day progressed in an endless sequence of dead moments. -- China Mieville
  • You know, the Philistines have long since discarded the rack and stake as a means of suppressing the opinions they feared: they've discovered a much more deadly weapon of destruction -- the wisecrack. -- W. Somerset Maugham
  • I don't necessarily need 400 pounds on my back in the squat rack, and then take a picture of myself and send it out to my Twitter followers, 'Part of the 400 pound club today.' -- Ryan Reynolds
  • Irish tory employers hid[e] their sweatshops behind orange flags, and Irish home rule landlords us[e] the green sunburst of Erin to cloak their rack-renting in the festering slums of our Irish towns. -- James Connolly
  • I usually have a hard time with the fit of off-the-rack suits, thanks to my athletic proportions, but somehow Burberry always fits me perfectly. There's no tailoring really required, which is rare for me. -- Henrik Lundqvist
  • My kitchen's pink, like skin-tone pink, and I lowered my spice rack so it's eye level - it's true! - and my phone, so I can reach it when I fall, it's right there. -- Amy Sedaris
  • I am the wound and the knife! I am the slap and the cheek! I am the limbs and the rack, And the victim and the executioner! I am the vampire of my own heart. -- Charles Baudelaire