"Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table. It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness."
"The poster boy for our superabled future is Oscar Pistorius, an increasingly famous South African sprinter who happens to have had both of his legs amputated below the knee. Using upside down question mark-shaped carbon fiber sprinting prosthetics, called Cheetah blades, Mr. Pistorius can challenge the fastest sprinters in the world."
"The people who criticise you will not be the ones taking care of your legs when you are in your wheelchair. People who never drove a car in these conditions, they just don't know."
"When you have got an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run."
"In our film profession you may have Gable's looks, Tracy's art, Marlene's legs or Liz's violet eyes, but they don't mean a thing without that swinging thing called courage."
"Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul."
"Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs, rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys, advancing boldly, sudden to take alarm, retreating to the corner of arm and knee, eager to be reassured, taking pleasure in the fragrant brilliance of the Christmas tree."
"Restore human legs as a means of travel. Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities."
"Since the presidency of Ronald Reagan, conservatives have succeeded by adhering to a platform that rests firmly on three legs: smaller government, faith and family, and a strong national defense. These three legs do not merely represent a political coalition they are three necessary components of a strong and secure America."
"I have always had good strength in my legs from working out with weights. I have also been riding a bike of some sort for most of my life and have good agility."