Quotations About / On: CITY

  • 11.
    Village is the elder brother of City.
    (to my students)
    More quotations from: Prof Niamat Ali Murtazai
  • 12.
    Cities are minds, while villages are bodies of states.
    (to my students)
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  • 13.
    β€œIn what language does rain fall over tormented cities?”
    (― Pablo Neruda, The Book of Questions)
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  • 14.
    'Here is the new paradigm: beauty is nature, cities are culture'
    (- -Nathan Coppedge, Febr 2016.)
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  • 15.
    He that conquers his self is greater than he that conquered a city
    (Avid)
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  • 16.
    If you notice urban public dialogue crap, you can be sure the city's sewers are dysfunctional.
    (Prasanna Mishra, born in 1942, is a social activist, a columnist and a former civil servant. He lives in Bhubaneswar (India) .)
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  • 17.
    In a city, the most precious item for sale is time.
    (This is my original thought. I do not like wasting time or have shop assistants keep me waiting unnecessarily. I am impatient. Time is precious.M. Walker.)
    More quotations from: michael walker
  • 18.
    The point of cities is multiplicity of choice.
    (Jane Jacobs (b. 1916), U.S. urban analyst. The Death and Life of Great American Cities, ch. 18 (1961). Jacobs lived in the lively, diverse Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan (New York City).)
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  • 19.
    In the city, nudity means something; in the wild, it just exists.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Third Selection, New York (1986).)
    More quotations from: Mason Cooley, city
  • 20.
    A fastidious taste is best indoors, away from nature and the city.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Seventh Selection, New York (1990).)
    More quotations from: Mason Cooley, city, nature
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