18 foot quotes

18 foot quotes

“The human foot is a masterpiece of engineering and a work of art.” – Leonardo da Vinci “Better slip with foot than tongue.” – Benjamin Franklin “Toe: A part of the foot used to find furniture in the dark.” – Unknown “The man with the boots does not mind where he places his foot.” – Irish Proverb “Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.” – Chinese Proverbs “Progress always involves risk; you can’t steal second base and keep your foot on first base.” – Frederick Wilcox “Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep your foot out of your mouth.” – Unknown “Sometimes you have to put your foot down to get a leg up.” – David Weinbaum “Dancing is the poetry of the foot.” – John Dryden “It doesn’t work to leap a twenty-foot chasm in two ten foot jumps.” – American Proverb “He who has imagination without learning has wings and no feet.” – Joseph Joubert “Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.” – Henry David Thoreau “You can’t sweep people off their feet if you can’t be swept off your own.” – Clarence Day “Less than a foot made the difference between a hero and a bum.” – Grover Alexander “People wish to learn to swim and at the same time to keep one foot on the ground.” – Marcel Proust “If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the...
10 Foot Riddles

10 Foot Riddles

What has a foot at each end and a foot in the middle? A yard stick Why isn’t your nose 12 inches long? Because then it would be a foot Why couldn’t the two feet get along?  Because they both thought they were right. What has four legs but no feet?  A table Why did the kid put T.G.I.F. on his shoes?  Toes Go In First What lies on the ground, 100 feet up in the air?  A centipede lying on it’s back Who always goes to bed with his shoes on?  A horse What does a shoemaker use to repair shoes?  Toe-nails How did the Queen find her son on the beach She followed his foot prince (prints). What kind of vehicle did the podiatrist (foot doctor) drive? A toe truck And a two bonus riddles. What was the foot surgeon’s favorite Olympic event?  Arch-ery Why did the Opera singer only sing songs about feet?  She was an all-toe (alto) singer.   The first riddle and the image are courtesy of Funny Jokes. All other riddles are courtesy of The Club Foot Club....
5 myths about feet

5 myths about feet

There are many widely circulated myths about feet.  Five of the most frequently repeated ones are: If a person’s second toe is longer than the others, they are dependable, conservative and keep their emotions in check. If a person’s third toe is bigger than the others, they’re hot-headed and have a temper. If a person has long toes, they’re among the thinkers of the world. If a person’s feet are wide, they’re a hard worker and have strong family values. If a person’s feet are narrow, they’re shy and quiet. It is rumored that these were compiled by Xenna Corporation in a press release....