Cities - City Quotes

I loathe the squares and streets, And the faces that one meets.

Cities have always been the fireplaces of civilization, whence light and heat radiated out into the dark.

City Life. Millions of people being lonesome together.

(Solon) being asked, namely, what city was best to live in, “That city,” he replied, “in which those who are not wronged, no less than those who are wronged, exert themselves to punish the wrongdoers.”

On the streets, unrequited love and death go together almost as often as in Shakespeare.

A city is a large community where people are lonesome together.

Human nature cannot be studied in cities except at a disadvantage – a village is the place. There you can know your man inside and out – in a city you but know his crust; and his crust is usually a lie.

Though the latitudes rather uncertain, And the longitude also is vague, The persons I pity who know not the city, The beautiful city of Prague.

Oh, London is a man’s town, there’s power in the air And Paris is a woman’s town, with flowers in her hair; And it’s sweet to dream in Venice, and it’s great to study Rome; But when it comes to living there is no place like home… Oh, it’s home again, and home again, America […]

This city desert makes you feel so cold. It’s got so many people but it’s got no soul.