Examples from the Web for sure-footed
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (a more realistic possibility if he maintains his sure-footed leadership in Albany)?
In dealing with this issue, Romney has not exactly shown himself to be a sure-footed candidate.
Now he seems to be reversing again—on this issue, he has not at all been sure-footed.
For where are our modern physicians who are strong and sure-footed enough to hold up another or lead him by the hand?Thoughts Out of Season (Part II)|Friedrich Nietzsche
His brain was capable of only one thought—pursuit; and he thanked his stars for the sure-footed beast under him.The Night Riders|Ridgwell Cullum
They were sure-footed and capable of carrying a substantial load.The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I|Herbert Brayley Collett
He is valuable as an honest, genial artist, a many-sided and sure-footed man of talent, somewhat inclined to Classicism.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 2 (of 4)|Richard Muther
They moved about as sure-footed and quick as sailors on their ship, and always on the alert.Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2)|Carl Lumholtz