Quotes about Skyscrapers.

Showing 22 from 22
Votes
[+]
16
[-]
In 'Swimming Pool,' all the colors are very warm, sunny, the pool and all that. In 'Love Crime,' everything is so cold, and it's all inside skyscrapers.
Votes
[+]
3
[-]
Nature is impersonal, awe-inspiring, elegant, eternal. It's geometrically perfect. It's tiny and gigantic. You can travel far to be in a beautiful natural setting, or you can observe it in your backyard - or, in my case, in the trees lining New York City sidewalks, or in the clouds above skyscrapers.
Votes
[+]
8
[-]
There's the downtown area of Tupelo. Did you see the skyscrapers? Two stories.
Area, Did, Downtown, See, Skyscrapers, Stories, Two, You
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
People often think of New York as a city, a concrete jungle with soaring skyscrapers and yellow taxis and the bright lights of Times Square. And it is that, in part. But beyond that, it's rolling hills of fruit orchards and fields of grain and ice-cold waters brimming with oysters.
Votes
[+]
5
[-]
We can't have it so there are skyscrapers side by side with slums.
Side, Skyscrapers, Slums
Votes
[+]
8
[-]
I approached writing a story for the CBC Literary Awards as a mercenary venture - $5,000 for one story, not bad. Now, how do you win it? Jurors are wading through skyscrapers of paper, looking for one story that stands out.
Votes
[+]
2
[-]
I'm amazed every time I come back to Vancouver at how much it's changed. You go away for a month and there's three more skyscrapers.
Votes
[+]
12
[-]
I'm a huge Springsteen fan, and yet if either he or Bob Dylan had to be erased from the world's hard drive, I would save Bob Dylan's work for sure - he's the greater talent, and by leaps and bounds and skyscrapers and rocket blasts. But Bob Dylan is an alien to his public.
Votes
[+]
2
[-]
Asia is still dominated by skyscrapers. I hope that, in European cities, it will become a declining trend. They were almost never necessary.
Votes
[+]
1
[-]
I love the sea, but I avoid any sort of seaside resort that has skyscrapers or seaside entertainments.
Any, Avoid, I Love, Love, Resort, Sea, Skyscrapers, Sort
Votes
[+]
11
[-]
Manhattan, one of the most moneyed spots on the planet, also has one of the greatest concentrations of people in its skyscrapers. It's also, of course, the place where every architect wants to build his tower.
Votes
[+]
14
[-]
I just need green. I need to wake up and see grass and squirrels. I don't want to see skyscrapers.
Grass, Green, Just, Need, See, Skyscrapers, Up, Wake, Wake Up, Want
Votes
[+]
6
[-]
In any city with lots of skyscrapers, lots of skyline, the moon seems bigger than it is. It's called the moon illusion.
Any, Bigger, City, Illusion, Lots, Moon, Seems, Skyscrapers, Than
Votes
[+]
7
[-]
New York is vertical - all skyscrapers.
New, New York, Skyscrapers, Vertical, York
Votes
[+]
4
[-]
I'm about four skyscrapers behind.
About, Behind, Four, Skyscrapers
Votes
[+]
7
[-]
Drones photograph, prospect and advertise real estate from golf courses to skyscrapers; they also monitor construction in progress.
Votes
[+]
5
[-]
What are the symbols of American strength, wealth, power and modernity? Certainly not jazz and rock and roll, not chewing-gum or hamburgers, Broadway or Hollywood. It's their skyscrapers. Their Pentagon. Their science. Their technology.
Votes
[+]
7
[-]
I remember perfectly my first trip to New York, when I was on the bridge between Brooklyn and Manhattan, when I saw the skyscrapers. It was like an incredible dream.
Votes
[+]
10
[-]
As a kid growing up in a small town in Washington State, my only exposure to New York City was through movies. The town with its towering skyscrapers, fascinating people and teeming energy absolutely captivated me.
Votes
[+]
28
[-]
Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
Votes
[+]
12
[-]
From stoplights to skyscrapers, turn anywhere in civilization and you will see imagination at work. It's in our inventions, advances and remedies and how a single parent masterminds each day. Imagination is boundless, surrounds us and resides in us all.
Votes
[+]
12
[-]
Wall Street has come to America's heartland, really. The only thing missing are the skyscrapers, you know?

Top 10 Topics

Lot14621
Blind305
Light1339
Different7103
Harder788
Cannot3062
Nobody1852
I Love7515
Live6498
Same6245
Back to Top