Paris Related Quotes



For me, playing music while I write is important. Several of the romantic scenes in 'Paris' were written with Debussy's 'String Quartet,' his 'L'Apres-midi d'une Faune,' or Canteloube's 'Songs of the Auvergne' playing in the background.

Edward Rutherfurd


“[A flaneur is] a sentient ambler through urban space, ... Paris: The Biography of a City.”

Colin Jones


I think Paris Hilton is really our generation's Marilyn Monroe. She's the image of the youth today. There's a real fascination with Paris, ranging on the obsessive. I'm repulsed by her, but because of her notoriety, she has access to an audience.

Matt Tong


Heading to Paris when I was 17 and modelling exposed me to high fashion, which influenced me to dress on-trend - not extravagantly, but always in fashion.

Suzy Amis


As a result of World War II, European artists migrated to America, enlarging the scene and diminishing Paris as the center. America was beginning its dominance of the art world with the emergence of the Abstract Expressionists.

Arne Glimcher


People always go to Paris for their honeymoon. It's like they think because the distances are closer, it's much warmer.

Louis Garrel


“I go to Paris, I go to London, I go to Rome, and I always say, 'There's no place like New York. It's the most exciting city in the world now. That's the way it is. That's it.'”

Robert De Niro


“In the '40s and '50s, Havana was the Paris of the Caribbean. Everyone was always well-dressed.”

Andy Garcia


What Paris has done right is to make it awful to get around by car and awfully easy to get around by public transportation or by bike.

Serge Schmemann


“With the development of the Christian Lacroix house in Paris and my work notably for the theater, it wasn't serious doing things by half,”

Christian Lacroix