Quotations About / On: PARIS

Quotations About / On: PARIS
Muzahidul Reza

Why are you crying Paris, Paris, Paris? Paris is now no more Paris but spot of full chaos.

Muzahidul Reza

Don't go to Paris as previous Paris has been already finished.

Jean Cocteau

In Paris, everybody wants to be an actor; nobody is content to be a spectator.

Mary Elizabeth Braddon

Paris is a mighty schoolmaster, a grand enlightener of the provincial intellect.

Molière [Jean Baptiste Poquelin]

Outside of Paris, there is no hope for the cultured.

Sébastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

Paris: a city of pleasures and amusements where four-fifths of the people die of grief.

Honoré De Balzac

The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.

Howard Koch

We'll always have Paris.

Friedrich Nietzsche

As an artist, a man has no home in Europe save in Paris.

Thomas Appleton

Good Americans, when they die, go to Paris.

Charles Dickens

Along the Paris streets, the death-carts rumble, hollow and harsh. Six tumbrils carry the day's wine to La Guillotine.

C. Wright Mills

America is a nation with no truly national city, no Paris, no Rome, no London, no city which is at once the social center, the political capital, and the financial hub.

Horace Walpole

If Paris lived now, and preferred beauty to power and riches, it would not be called his Judgment, but his Want of Judgment.

Oscar De La Renta

If you want to establish an international presence you can't do so from New York. You need the consecration of Paris.

Honoré De Balzac

Suicide , moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to the mystery of life for a skeptical society?

Philip Guedalla

I had always imagined that Cliché was a suburb of Paris, until I discovered it to be a street in Oxford.

Samuel Beckett

Love, that is all I asked, a little love, daily, twice daily, fifty years of twice daily love like a Paris horse-butcher's regular, what normal woman wants affection?

Albert Camus

[Paris] is dirty. It has pigeons and black yards. The people have white skin.

Mae West

I'd like to see Paris before I die. Philadelphia will do.

Jeanine Basinger

... in the movies Paris is designed as a backdrop for only three things—love, fashion shows, and revolution.