Quotes of Chair

“ As if Misfortune made the Throne her Seat, And none could be unhappy but the Great. ”

- Nicholas Rowe

“ The art of writing is the art of applying the seat of the pants to the seat of the chair. ”

- Mary Heaton Vorse

“ Prayers were held in Assembly Hall. We all perched in rows on wooden benches while teachers sat up on the platform in armchairs, facing us. ”

- Roald Dahl

“ Makers of empire, they have fought for bigger things than crowns and higher seats than thrones. ”

- Herbert Kaufman

“ He wants nothing of a god but eternity and a heaven to throne in. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ A new lens to look through. Hear the pain in people's speaking. People who have an ear to hear can hear. You will no longer tolerate what you used to tolerate. A second point of reality. Declare a new future. There are no right answers. There is no is… ”

- Mal Pancoast

“ Always design a thing by considering it in its next larger context — a chair in a room, a room in a house, a house in an environment, an environment in a city plan. ”

- Eliel Saarinen

“ When Tiger was 6 months old, he would sit in our garage, watching me hit balls into a net. He had been assimilating his golf swing. When he got out of the high chair, he had a golf swing. ”

- Earl Woods

“ We're way overdue on a woman sitting in one of those Big Three chairs. ”

- Elizabeth Vargas

“ A chair is a very difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier. That is why Chippendale is famous. ”

- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

“ If you can make an employee happy by spending $800 on a comfortable office chair, what's $800? ”

- James R. Uffelman

“ Worrying is like a rocking chair, it gives you something to do, but it gets you nowhere. ”

- Glenn Turner

“ America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair. ”

- Arnold J. Toynbee

“ Nature is by and large to be found out of doors, a location where, it cannot be argued, there are never enough comfortable chairs. ”

- Fran Lebowitz

“ A male gets very, very frustrated sitting in a chair all the time because males are biologically driven to go out and hunt giraffes. ”

- Newt Gingrich

“ It was so nice to go into this fake courtroom on Ally McBeal. I immediately went up into the judge's chair. Nice view. A preferable perspective. ”

- Robert Downey Jr.

“ The past is an old armchair in the attic, the present an ominous ticking sound, and the future is anybody's guess. ”

- James Thurber

“ A throne is only a bench covered with velvet. ”

- Napoleon Bonaparte

“ Parties who want milk should not seat themselves on a stool in the middle of the field in hopes that the cow will back up to them. ”

- Elbert Hubbard

“ When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool. ”

- Chinua Achebe

“ He who placed me in this seat will keep me here. ”

- Elizabeth I

“ If it happens, short term, it will mean a loss of seats. Then, it's a matter of how quickly the other airlines could replace those seats. ”

- Frank Miller

“ For there are set thrones of judgment, the thrones of the house of David. ”

- Bible

“ I hope to die in the saddle seat. ”

- Albert Ellis

“ Arguably, Blackburn have got the best forward line in the Premiership. There's no denying that. ”

- Mark Lawrenson

“ While armchair travelers dream of going places, traveling armchairs dream of staying put. ”

- Anne Tyler

“ If we had more hell in the pulpit, we would have less hell in the pew. ”

- Billy Graham

“ You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants. ”

- Stephen King

“ I had three chairs in my house: one for solitude, two for friendship, three for society. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ When he stood up, it was a very complicated motion. If the deck chairs on the Ship to the Sea of Night had opened up, they would have done so like that. It was like he was unfolding himself forever. ”

- Neil Gaiman
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