Tailors quotes:

  • If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor. -- Albert Einstein
  • Every generation tailors history to its taste. -- Ada Louise Huxtable
  • It takes nine tailors to make a man. -- John Heywood
  • I've got the luxury to tailor make the songs so I can sing them. -- Glenn Tipton
  • So, after school, I needed to learn a trade and started to work as a tailor. -- Desmond Dekker
  • The only sensible person is my tailor. He measures me anew each time he sees me. -- George Bernard Shaw
  • Sister, look ye, How, by a new creation of my tailor's I've shook off old mortality. -- John Ford
  • Tis not the robe or garment I affect; For who would marry with a suit of clothes? -- John Heywood
  • You cannot tailor-make the situations in life but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit those situations. -- Zig Ziglar
  • If youre wearing suits and you want to create your own sense of style, get to the tailor. -- Matt Bomer
  • Macroeconomic adjustment programmes are tailor-made to the situation of the country concerned and no models or templates are used. -- Jeroen Dijsselbloem
  • Truth is for tailors and shoemakers. I, on the contrary, have always held that the Lord has a penchant for masquerades. -- Isak Dinesen
  • As is the business of tailors to make clothes and cobblers to make shoes, so it is the business of Christians to pray. -- Martin Luther
  • The only person who acts sensibly is my tailor. He takes my measure anew every time he sees me. Everyone else goes by their old measurements. -- George Bernard Shaw
  • 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
  • A tailor, though a man of upright dealing,-- True but for lying,--honest but for stealing,-- Did fall one day extremely sick by chance And on the sudden was in wondrous trance. -- John Harington
  • My landlady, who is only a tailor's widow, reads her Milton; and tells me, that her late husband first fell in love with her on this very account: because she read Milton with such proper emphasis. -- Karl Philipp Moritz
  • I went out of my way to make 'Immortal' sound perfect. 'Immortal,' 'Just What I Am,' and 'King Wizard,' those are perfect beats. Not a lot of people can perform on them. I say that meaning they're tailor-made for me. -- Kid Cudi
  • I then wrought at my trade as a tailor; carefully attended meetings for worship and discipline; and found an enlargement of gospel love in my mind, and therein a concern to visit Friends in some of the back settlements of Pennsylvania and Virginia. -- John Woolman
  • Tailor your space to your needs. In one closet, I have upper and lower rods for skirts, pants and tops. The second is all shelves for bags and linens. In the third, there's just one rod for suits and dresses. To hang evening gowns, I use hooks on the ceiling. -- Thelma Golden
  • Costume designers don't care about trends. They appreciate, above so many other qualities, that tailoring is everything, which is a mantra for the way I dress. Ladies: The most important thing in clothing is to find a good, inexpensive tailor, because clothes at the stores are made for bodies that are anomalies. -- Ginnifer Goodwin
  • And what movies we saw! All the actors and actresses whose photographs I collected, with their look of eternity! Their radiance, their eyes, their faces, their voices, the suavity of their movements! Their clothes! Even in prison movies, the stars shone in their prison clothes as if tailors had accompanied them in their downfall. -- Paula Fox
  • I was literally 3 years old when I started drawing. I did it all my life, through primary school, secondary school, all my life. I always, always wanted to be a designer. I read books on fashion from the age of twelve. I followed designer's careers. I knew Giorgio Armani was a window-dresser, Emanuel Ungaro was a tailor. -- Alexander McQueen
  • Our entire being is fashioned as an instrument of praise. Just as a master violin maker designs an instrument to produce maximum aesthetic results, so God tailor-made our bodies, souls and spirits to work together in consonance to produce pleasing expressions of praise and worship. When we use body language to express praise, that which is internal becomes visible. -- LaMar Boschman
  • I honestly don't think Peter is that interesting without Harriet - the only exception being 'The Nine Tailors', which is such a good book it doesn't really matter whether he's got a consort or not. -- Jill Paton Walsh
  • Men who pay their tailors never amount to anything, they never even become Cabinet ministers. -- Honore de Balzac
  • I designed it, the tailors wanted the kilt as a high joint but I wanted mine low like a Jedi. -- Iman Shumpert
  • I don't know any comedian who tailors his act to his audience. Maybe people say they do, but I can't even imagine them. -- Colin Quinn
  • Nurses nurse and teachers teach and tailors mend and preachers preach and barbers trim and chauffeurs haul and parents get to do it all. -- Babs Bell Hajdusiewicz
  • What I think tailors the creativity of most people are the rules that we learn from the age we are very small - in school, our parents. -- Philippe Petit
  • May Moorland weavers boast Pindaric skill, And tailors' lays be longer than their bill! While punctual beaux reward the grateful notes, And pay for poems--when they pay for coats. -- Lord Byron
  • Why are women so fond of raking up the past? They're as bad as tailors, who invariably remember what you owe them for a suit long after you've ceased to wear it. -- Hector Hugh Munro
  • Millions of people are provided with their thoughts as with their clothes; authors, printers, booksellers, and newsmen stand, in relation to their minds, simply as shoemakers and tailors stand to their bodies. -- George Augustus Henry Sala