Village Related Quotes



Being famous as a writer is like being famous in a village. It's not really any very heady fame.

Peter Carey


I write a column for The Village Voice, which I've done since time immemorial, and occasionally - and books. And I occasionally write minor notes for record albums and occasional articles.

Nat Hentoff


“The base village concept promotes the idea of warm pillows and the greater the number of warm pillows, the greater number of lift tickets sold.”

Michael Berry


The books transported her into new worlds and introduced her to amazing people who lived exciting lives. She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingway and to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.

Roald Dahl


You can pregrow a village with no consequence on the land. In fact, with a positive carbon contribution.

Mitchell Joachim


I'm doing a collaborative project with another artist, Mary Hamill. My project is to gather the oral history of war widows, starting with the women of my village, Kop Nymit.

Chath Piersath


Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow.

Robert Frost


“It seems both of them were from Nepal and have fled to their village.”

Shalini Singh


Every village in Africa now has a cyber cafe.

Patrick Chappatte


“None of that's there in an African village. How can we give it to them?”

Seymour Papert