You are here

You Can Run

You Can Run Ice Breakers Button Museum
Category: 
Additional Images: 
You Can Run Ice Breakers Button Museum
Text on Button: 
YOU CAN RUN BUT, YOU CAN'T HIDE
Image Description: 

Black text over white background. 

Back Style: 
The Shape: 
The Size: 
Additional Information: 

"You can run, but you can't hide" is an old saying that is attributed to the US heavyweight boxer Joe Louis, spoken on 19 June 1946.

Joe Louis and Billy Conn were about to face each other in a title fight when Louis declared the famous phrase. 

Sources: 

Ayto, J., & Crofton, I. (Eds.). (2011). You can run but you can't hide. In Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable. Chambers Harrap Publishers. 

Catalog ID: 
IB0476
Share with your friends: