"I never thought a basketball shoe would be named after a woman, let alone me."
"I'm coming out with my line of shoes and my very first shoe is called 'The Nethia.' How we came up with the name is that my legal name is Linnethia and we shortened it."
"The shoe that fits one person pinches another there is no recipe for living that suits all cases."
"I thank Marc Jacobs so much for giving me the opportunity to design a shoe for Louis Vuitton, but the thing that broke my heart most was when they said, 'You're finished. The shoe's finished.'"
"A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth."
"I mean, the shoe - there is a music to it, there is attitude, there is sound, it's a movement. Clothes - it's a different story. There are a million things I'd rather do before designing clothes: directing, landscaping."
"If the shoe doesn't fit, must we change the foot?"
"The one thing my mom will let me get is a nice shoe sometimes."
"Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush."
"My happiest memory of childhood was my first birthday in reform school. This teacher took an interest in me. In fact, he gave me the first birthday presents I ever got: a box of Cracker Jacks and a can of ABC shoe polish."