City Related Quotes



At a certain stage in his evolution, man himself had been able to lay hold upon a higher order of things, which raised him above the level of the beasts that perish, and enabled him to see, at least in the distance, the shining towers of the City of God.

Alfred Noyes


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“We need that bill passed, ... New York City is doing a great job on homeland security, but their resources are stretched as far as they can be stretched, and we're not getting the help from Washington that we need.”

Charles Schumer


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“Frankly, Fort Pierce is not regarded, as we say, as the shining city on the coast. Frankly it's had a poor self image. But gradually, I think what's happening is people on the Treasure Coast are moving away from 'Fort Pierce has problems' to 'Oh my God, Fort Pierce has Earth, Wind and Fire.”

David Jenkins


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The city buildings in the distance are holding up the sky, it seems.

Markus Zusak


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“The mayor has asked only one thing of me -- to take all necessary steps to find wrong doing in city government and to expose it. If this requires big plans, I stand ready to put them in place.”

David Hoffman


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“I was never referring to the city of Memphis or the players. I should have used better terminology. I love the city and the program.”

Dane Bradshaw


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Montreal's not a city. It's a Disney World for alcoholics.

Mike Wilmot


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“A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one.”

Aristotle


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“The city isn't obligated to permit an event on a public street that encourages the vandalism of subway cars in the name of selling T-shirts and video games.”

Ed Skyler


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“We have received permission to interview and possibly sign Herman Edwards as the next head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs. If an agreement is reached with the coach, then we will give the New York Jets our fourth-round draft choice in 2006. The NFL has approved the compensation if or when we come to an agreement with Herm.”

Carl Peterson


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