Topics: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Atlantic City Quotes

RELATED QUOTES

"Put your makeup on, fix your hair up pretty. And meet me tonight in Atlantic City" - Bruce Springsteen

"If Mother Theresa went to Atlantic City, I don't think she'd start playing Blackjack." - Michael Shannon

"The difference between Las Vegas and Atlantic City is the difference between getting conned by a beautiful call girl and getting mugged by a crack head." - Drew Carey

"I'll tell you, it's Big Business. If there is one word to describe Atlantic City, it's Big Business. Or two words - Big Business." - Donald Trump

"I'm the No. 1 developer in New York, I'm the biggest in Atlantic City, and maybe we'll keep it that way." - Donald Trump

"They have no allegiance to Atlantic City whatsoever, other than nostalgia, and that doesn't pay the bills, ... The Miss America pageant has to do what it thinks best serves its interests, and if moving out of Atlantic City does, that's what it should do." - Leonard Horn

"Cleveland, city of light! City of magic!" - Randy Newman

"City wits, country humorists." - Mason Cooley

"Minnesota's a great city." - Ray Allen

"Toronto's a delightful city." - Nellie Mckay

"I'm a city boy." - Ron Perlman

"It doesn't seem too unusual to have a live hermit crab here in Atlantic City, but when you think I brought it all the way from Texas, it's unusual." - Phyllis George

"The commies are the only people on earth who think Star Wars will work. If they're that gullible, maybe we should have held the summit at Atlantic City and let them lose all their missiles playing Keno." - P. J. O'Rourke

"With the development of the web everything is instantaneous. Everything is about how quick you can get it. So with online gambling you don't have to travel to Vegas, Atlantic City, or anywhere in the world to gamble." - Brad Furman

"This problem is not only in Mississippi. During the time I was in the Convention in Atlantic City, I didn't get any threats from Mississippi. The threatening letters were from Philadelphia, Chicago and other big cities." - Fannie Lou Hamer

"I could've always worked shows, clubs, Las Vegas and Atlantic City, but I was successful in business ventures, and things weren't happening in show business, so I said, 'Let me see what I can do.'" - Gabe Kaplan

"Cole Archer's Chillout Mix. That's my son's mix. He's ten weeks old, and this is what he listens to: 'Valerie' by Amy Winehouse, 'Everyday People' by Arrested Development, The Beatles' 'Rocky Raccoon,' and Bruce Springsteen's 'Atlantic City.'" - Adam Pally

"Economies are risky. Some industries rise, and others implode, like housing. Some places get richer, and others drop, like Atlantic City. Some people get new jobs that pay better, many lose their jobs or their wages." - Robert Reich

"The success of one market model cannot be migrated to another. Ignoring Macau's special characteristics and duplicating a Las Vegas or an Atlantic City would not be a successful strategy." - Stanley Ho

"I was actually born in New York City, but my family moved to Atlantic City when I was five, this being my dad's home town, so I think that qualifies me as a Jersey resident if not a bona fide native." - Sharon Kay Penman

"New York is the only real city-city." - Truman Capote

"For me today, Hull City beat Hull City." - Phil Brown

"New York is a fabled city, a fabulous city." - Italo Calvino

"The City that knows how." - William Howard Taft

"God! I loove this city!" - Herb Caen

"You can't fight City Hall." - Proverbs

"A city life for me!" - Thomas Beecham

"The people are the city." - William Shakespeare

"L.A. is my American city." - Tom Ford

"Berlin is my favourite city." - Logan Lerman

"Paris is a beautiful city." - Bubba Watson

"The city of angels? It's the city of devils. The city of smiling cobras." - Sean Young

"Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning." - Giotto Di Bondone

"Paris. City of love. City of dreams. City of splendor. City of saints and scholars. City of gaiety. Sink of iniquity." - Edward Rutherfurd

"The Atlantic Ocean was something then." - John Guare

"NATO remains the cornerstone of Atlantic security." - Victor Ponta

"I started with the book Boardwalk Empire and then immersed myself in the history of Atlantic City, World War I, the temperance movement, Prohibition, pop culture. I even read the news and magazines of the period just to soak in it. That was before I even started thinking of the story." - Terence Winter

"During Prohibition, Atlantic City created the idea of the speakeasy, which turned into nightclubs and that extraordinary political complexity and corruption coming out of New Jersey at the time. The long hand that they had-and maybe still do-even had to do with presidential elections." - Martin Scorsese

"I remember being in Atlantic City once when I was 18 or 19, and a sea of people were screaming and pulling their hair because I was there. It was weird. Nobody deserves adulation like that. I tried to explain it to my kids once. I said, 'Mommy used to be kind of cool, kind of like a Britney Spears." - Genie Francis

"After we testified before the Credentials Committee in Atlantic City, their Mississippi representative testified also. He said I got 600 votes but when they made the count in Mississippi, I was told I had 388 votes. So actually it is no telling how many votes I actually got." - Fannie Lou Hamer

"In coming to Atlantic City, we believed strongly that we were right. In fact, it was just right for us to come to challenge the seating of the regular Democratic Party from Mississippi. But we didn't think when we got there that we would meet people, that actually the other leaders of the Movement would differ with what we felt was right." - Fannie Lou Hamer

"She was as unmistakably American as the pink two-cent Washington postage stamp, as the Stars and Stripes, definitely more American in my eyes than the frizzy-haired big-bosomed dolls who won the title of Miss America each year at Atlantic City." - Luigi Barzini

"That got me thinking. Bon Jovi kills in Jersey. Just kills. We did Atlantic City this past winter and man, you wouldn't believe the intensity in that crowd. Can I just talk for a minute about how amazingly hot Heather is?" - Richie Sambora

"I remember being in Atlantic City once when I was 18 or 19, and a sea of people were screaming and pulling their hair because I was there. It was weird. Nobody deserves adulation like that. I tried to explain it to my kids once. I said, 'Mommy used to be kind of cool, kind of like a Britney Spears.'" - Genie Francis

"I started with the book 'Boardwalk Empire' and then immersed myself in the history of Atlantic City, World War I, the temperance movement, Prohibition, pop culture. I even read the news and magazines of the period just to soak in it. That was before I even started thinking of the story." - Terence Winter

"The city is recruited from the country." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Florence - the city of tranquillity made manifest ..." - Katherine Cecil Thurston

"Everything is real, except Beika City" - Gosho Aoyama

"Every city is a living body." - Saint Augustine

"New York City is my playground." - Bethenny Frankel

"Manchester City are defending like beavers" - Chris Kamara

"Not I, but the city teaches." - Socrates

"What is the city but the people?" - William Shakespeare

"The cool, grey city of love." - George Sterling

"New York is the last true city." - Toni Morrison

"A great city is a great solitude." - Hermione Gingold

"Libraries are the pride of the city." - Amy Tan

"I believe that George Washington knew the City of Man cannot survive without the City of God; that the Visible City will perish without the Invisible City." - Ronald Reagan

"I love this city [Tel Aviv]!" - Missy Elliot

"Paris isn't a city, it's a world." - Francis I of France

"London; a nation, not a city." - Benjamin Disraeli

"The city that has speed has success." - Le Corbusier

"Nature is a petrified magic city." - Novalis

"A Mediterranean city is really my culture." - Zinedine Zidane

"I've always been drawn to city skylines." - Dave Haywood

"Atlanta is an incredibly cool city." - Andrew Lincoln

"Diversity gives our city a competitive edge." - Thomas Menino

"It's a holy city for music." - Hugh Laurie

"City diversity represents accident and chaos." - Jane Jacobs

"I have family in Oklahoma City." - Blake Shelton

"Washington isn't a city, it's an abstraction." - Dylan Thomas

"New York is my favorite city." - Walter Dean Myers

"A city without books, a city without a library is like a graveyard." - Malala Yousafzai

"True citizens of the heavenly city are the best residents of the earthly city." - Timothy Keller

"What is a city, but the people; true the people are the city." - Coriolanus III

"Dhaka the city of mosques has become the city of Hindu temples." - Delwar Hossain Sayeedi

"The city is not the problem; the city is the solution," - Jaime Lerner

"A city without passion is just a city of artistic events." - Pier Giorgio Di Cicco

"I really feel that New York City is the greatest city in the world." - Gabriel Macht

"The city is like a great house, and the house in its turn a small city." - Leon Battista Alberti

"I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble." - Augustus

"However, the moral center of New York City, I believe, is the New York City Ballet." - John Guare

"If Paris is a city of lights, Sydney is the city of fireworks." - Baz Luhrmann

"Mumbai may not be my city. But it is my kind of city." - Vikas Swarup

"New York is the perfect model of a city, not the model of a perfect city." - Lewis Mumford

"Society' in America means all the honest, kindly-mannered, pleasant- voiced women, and all the good, brave, unassuming men, between the Atlantic and the Pacific. Each of these has a free pass in every city and village, 'good for this generation only,' and it depends on each to make use of this pass or not as it may happen to suit his or her fancy." - Henry Adams

"I had been asked to open a nightclub in Atlantic City. They offered me a ridiculous amount of money. They literally overpaid me. So I did one show a night. Then they asked me back by popular demand. So I went back. Then I said, "To hell with this." I was only doing it for the money, and I was doing easy routines. It's just too much work to get up every day and practice." - Gene Kelly

"That's the best way to cross the Atlantic." - Arthur Whitten Brown

"The all-time greatest Atlantic group - The Drifters" - Ahmet Ertegun

"I was very much disappointed in the Atlantic Ocean." - Oscar Wilde

"The bell just rang in the Tropical Atlantic... Hello Dolly..." - Lixion Avila

"The cloudlets are lazily sailing O'er the blue Atlantic sea." - Heinrich Heine

"The city of cats and the city of men exist one inside the other, but they are not the same city." - Italo Calvino

"And if the City falls and one survives he shall carry the City within on the roads of exile he shall be the City" - Zbigniew Herbert

"City life is millions of people being lonesome together." - Henry David Thoreau

"I sell mirrors in the city of the blind." - Kabir

"In my dreams of this city I am always lost." - Margaret Atwood

"There are so many cities in every single city." - David Mitchell

"In a strange city, I connect through food and fantasy." - Mason Cooley

"Montreal's not a city. It's a Disney World for alcoholics." - Mike Wilmot

"I had a good friend in New York City." - Hank Williams, Jr.

"This city has two great teams - Liverpool and Liverpool reserves." - Bill Shankly

"Jerusalem is a port city on the shore of eternity." - Yehuda Amichai

"The chicken is the country's, but the city eats it." - George Herbert

"Accursed be the city where the laws would stifle nature's!" - Lord Byron

"Every city began as a campsite - pg. 25" - Chris Ware

"I'm a creature of the New York City streets." - Woody Allen

"Ive been in New York City now for 22 years." - Julie Gold

"Los Angeles is seven suburbs in search of a city." - Alexander Woollcott

"New Orleans is a city of elegance, beauty, and refinement." - Tom Piazza

"The sewer is the conscience of the city." - Victor Hugo

"My city love me like Mac Dre in the Bay" - Drake

"The Merseyside derby games are unique in the city." - Brendan Rodgers

"If you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all." - Spiro T Agnew

"There are a thousand viewpoints in the viewtiful city." - Herb Caen

"the pearl-grey city, the opal that is Paris ..." - Anais Nin

"Leningrad ... is a city with the gift of timelessness." - Jan Morris

"A win tonight is the minimum City must achieve" - Alan Parry

"Los Angeles: Seventy-two suburbs in search of a city." - Dorothy Parker

"When the music changes, the walls of the city shake." - Plato

"The city has a face, the country a soul." - Jacques de Lacretelle

"Rampaging horsemen can conquer; only the city can civilize." - James A Michener

"Fragmentarily the City is nothing, but collectively it is gigantic..." - Charlotte Riddell

"Hollywood, of course, is the city of illusion." - Curtis Hanson

"When a city is unstimulating, you get pretty isolated." - Zach Condon

"The city disappears street by street as you enter it." - Ian Seed

"Oh Rome! My country! City of the soul!" - Lord Byron

"Seventy-two suburbs in search of a city." - Dorothy Parker

"The only city people are those born so." - George Ade

"Watergate left Washington a city ravaged by honesty." - Russell Baker

"You can't fight City Hall. It keeps changing its name." - Jack Kerouac

"Glorious as it had been, the city-state was obsolete." - Robert A Dahl

"I love Japan, and Tokyo is my favorite city." - Barry Eisler

"Every city is always changing, on its own trajectory." - Olafur Eliasson

"I've always liked New York, always liked the city." - Shane Larkin

"Rio's a beautiful city, a vibrant place, special place." - Eduardo Paes

"The hard rain nailed the night to the city." - Dean Koontz

"Blame the city I'm a product of it" - Drake

"I love driving in the city at night." - Waris Ahluwalia

"Chicago is an October sort of city even in spring." - Nelson Algren

"The city of Atlanta has always had a good spirit." - Ivan Allen

"We must be willing to courageously invest in our city." - Alan Autry

"We blocked them inside the city. Their rear is blocked." - Mohammed Saeed Alsahaf

"I don't like Moscow. It's not my city." - Oleg Deripaska

"The people really are what make New York City great." - David Dinkins

"I write 'Broad City,' so I connect it to me." - Ilana Glazer

"I've been in New York City now for 22 years." - Julie Gold

"One great building does not make a great city." - Thomas Heatherwick

"Sydney's a beautiful city. It was a great experience." - Barbara Hershey

"I love New York City; I've got a gun." - Charles Barkley



| NEXT PAGE



RELATED TOPICS

Atlantic City, Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean, City, Beautiful City, Big City, Big City Dreams, Big City Life, Bombay City, Chennai city, Chicago city, City and nature, City and village, City at night, City barcelona, City buildings, City bus, City Council, City development, City dreams, City girl, City Government, City growth, City Hall, City landscape, City Life, City light, City lights, City nightlife,