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Easy Street Quotes


"Easy street is a blind alley." - Wilson Mizner

"On street corners everywhere, people are looking at their cell phones, and it's easy to dismiss this as some sort of bad trend in human culture. But the truth is life is being lived there." - Ze Frank

"The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer." - John Madden

"Street sign: Ho Hum Road & Easy Street In retirement, I look for days off from my days off." - Mason Cooley

"If my life was a song it would be, 'It ain't that easy being green' from Sesame Street." - Jacob Lusk

"Swing easy and hit hard." - Julius Boros

"Well, the first days are the hardest days, don't you worry anymore. When life looks like Easy Street there is danger at your door." - Robert Hunter

"Whether one agrees or disagrees with the tactics of the Occupy Wall Street movement, it's easy to understand the inspiration for its anger as well as its impatience." - Eric Alterman

"Once again, the puppets on Capitol Hill are about to slam the Muppets on Main Street. The country still hasn't recovered from the Wall Street-induced financial cataclysm of 2008, yet Congress is preparing to enact the Orwellian 'JOBS Act' - a bill that should in fact be called the 'Return Fraud to Wall Street in One Easy Step Act.'" - Eliot Spitzer

"Respect is intended to operate on a two-way street." - James Dobson

"Tis easy to see, hard to foresee." - Benjamin Franklin

"Silence is a text easy to misread." - A.A. Attanasio

"Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard." - Guy Kawasaki

"It is either easy or impossible." - Salvador Dali

"God bless perseverance. Because it's not easy." - Junot Diaz

"I just like easy clothes - comfort." - Tory Burch

"The killing of everyone was the easy part, the most difficult part was lathering them up and shaving them, that's the part that freaked me out the most in [Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street ]." - Johnny Depp

"Truth can break the gates down, truth can howl in the street; unless truth is pleasing, personable and easy to like, she is condemned to stay whimpering at the back door." - Hilary Mantel

"It was easy to see how upsetting it would be if women began to love freely where love came to them. An abyss would open in the principal shopping street of every town." - Christina Stead

"When people are courting, many of them think that when they get married, that's it, and everything will be on Easy Street. But you really have to work even harder once you're married, because the challenges are that much greater." - Morris Chestnut

"A long generation ago, back in the twisted twenties when Chicago was still a dangerous city, a mild-mannered youth called Fancy used to tend bar in a dingy speak-easy on the wrong side of Van Buren Street." - Nelson Algren

"There's nothing people like better than being asked an easy question. For some reason, we're flattered when a stranger asks us where Maple Street is in our hometown and we can tell him." - Andy Rooney

"Street circuits mean that we are racing in the centre of roads that people use everyday, which is very cool for drivers, but it also makes it very easy to make a mistake, which adds more excitement for fans." - Sam Bird

"It?s very easy to capture pictures of jubilant people in the street after the nuclear bomb. But there were no pictures of morose people sitting in their kitchens and living rooms." - Amartya Sen

"Something like Nightmare On Elm Street, to me, was kind of an examination of levels of consciousness and the pain of facing the truth, and how easy it is to fall asleep, or want to fall asleep." - Wes Craven

"It's easy to set a story anywhere if you get a good guidebook and get some basic street names, and some descriptions, but, for me, yes, I am indebted to my travels to India for several of the stories." - Jhumpa Lahiri

"I think it's easy for directors to stay fresh more than actors, especially once an actor becomes a star. It's hard for Russell Crowe to walk down a street or take a subway. I can fly coach." - Michael Mann

"Easy is right. Begin right and you are easy. Continue easy and you are right. The right way to go easy is to forget the right way, and forget that the going is easy." - Zhuangzi

"Street hockey is great for kids. It's energetic, competitive, and skilful. And best of all, it keeps them off the street." - Gus Kyle

"I have been performing in the street for more than 50 years: magic for basically 60 years, and the high wire 45 years. The beauty of it is that it's never the same. It's never easy. And yet, part of my art is to make it look easy." - Philippe Petit

"The election is not very far off when a candidate can recognize you across the street." - Kin Hubbard

"Don't be just another guy going down the street and going nowhere." - Al Mcguire

"...Louis Fourteenth Street furniture..." - Addison Mizner

"Think street, train sport." - Conor Mcgregor

"All difficulties are easy when they are known." - William Shakespeare

"Quitting smoking is easy, I've done it hundreds of times." - Mark Twain

"But if fashion were easy, wouldn't everybody look great ?" - Tim Gunn

"It is no easy task to be good." - Aristotle

"From politics it was an easy step to silence." - Jane Austen

"Soccer is easy if you work hard at it." - Ian Feuer

"Once you've wrestled, everything in life is easy." - Dan Gable

"I don't need easy, I just need possible." - Bethany Hamilton

"Imagine there's no heaven... it's easy if you try." - John Lennon

"Lust is easy. Love is hard. Life is most important." - Carl Reiner

"I'm easy to please and hard to satisfy." - Clint Hurdle

"It is easy to perform a good action, but not easy to acquire a settled habit of performing such actions." - Aristotle

"There is no easy path leading out of life, and few are the easy ones that lie within it." - Walter Savage Landor

"Poverty demoralizes. A man in debt is so far a slave; and Wall-street thinks it easy for a millionaire to be a man of his word, aman of honor, but, that, in failing circumstances, no man can be relied on to keep his integrity." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"We never really cared about all the things that other people cared about, you know? Like, people recognizing me on the street never interested me. I've always been kind of suspicious of the world, anyway, so it's pretty easy for me to live in my own little world." - Megan Martha White

"Watch your thoughts as you watch the street traffic. People come and go; you register without response. It may not be easy in the beginning, but with some practice you will find that your mind can function on many levels at the same time and you can be aware of them all." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"But our love isn't easy because it's not meant to be. It requires work and sacrifice and protection. And I wouldn't want it any other way, not right now, with the morning sun making the curtains glow and Her arms around my neck and the sounds of the street so far away. I'm in it for the long haul, I'm not going away." - Pete Wentz

"He had called girls to him before. There was nothing so easy whether you were walking into a classroom, a club, or down the street. All you had to do was send out the right signals, give her the right look, turn your body the right way, and never for a moment let it cross your mind that she might not be interested." - Sarah Rees Brennan

"When you talk about revolution, it's very easy to romanticize picking up a gun or marching in the street, but I think before we take any of those actions, violence of course being the last one, we first have to have a revolution of the mind." - Immortal Technique

"People ask me to predict the future, when all I want to do is prevent it. Better yet, build it. Predicting the future is much too easy, anyway. You look at the people around you, the street you stand on, the visible air you breathe, and predict more of the same. To hell with more. I want better." - Ray Bradbury

"We never really cared about all the things that other people cared about, you know? Like, people recognizing me on the street never interested me. I've always been kind of suspicious of the world, anyway, so it's pretty easy for me to live in my own little world." - Meg White

"But our love is' easy because it's not meant to be. It requires work and sacrifice and protection. And I would' want it any other way, not right now, with the morning sun making the curtains glow and Her arms around my neck and the sounds of the street so far away. I'm in it for the long haul, I'm not going away." - Pete Wentz

"Usability is not everything. If usability engineers designed a nightclub, it would be clean, quiet, brightly lit, with lots of places to sit down, plenty of bartenders, menus written in 18-point sans-serif, and easy-to-find bathrooms. But nobody would be there. They would all be down the street at Coyote Ugly pouring beer on each other." - Joel Spolsky

"On street corners everywhere, people are looking at their cell phones, and it's easy to dismiss this as some sort of bad trend in human culture. But the truth is life is being lived there. When they smile - right, you've seen people stop - all of a sudden, life is being lived there, somewhere up in that weird, dense network." - Ze Frank

"It was easy for the Democrats to attack the wealthy fat cats of Wall Street, the elite, and the privileged people - to portray them as a profiteer of the system, which to some extent, they are. Not because they wanted to, but because Mr. Bernanke enabled them to be profiteers." - Marc Faber

"I walk out my front door in New York and I'm out on the street and there are people everywhere. L.A. is so much more spread out, so it's really easy in L.A. to have a little more isolation and to just not see as many people." - Moby

"I'm not a detective from Baker Street or an old lady who solves crimes while she's knitting in an easy chair. I'm just a book girl. So I can't make a deduction, only take a flight of fancy-er, forget I said that. I meant, I can only take a guess." - Mizuki Nomura

"If Wall Street crashes, does Main Street follow? Not necessarily." - Ben Bernanke

"Congress doesn't regulate Wall Street. Wall Street regulates Congress." - Bernie Sanders

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

"Wall Street is in trouble because Main Street is broke." - Peter Schiff

"Communicating w/kids, its a 2 way street, sometimes they just need us to be there for them & listen." - Kevin Heath

"Children and dogs are as necessary to the welfare of the country as Wall Street and the railroads." - Harry S Truman

"I like fashion to go down to the street, but I can't accept that it should originate there." - Coco Chanel

"Leadership is a two-way street, loyalty up and loyalty down. Respect for one's superiors; care for one's crew." - Grace Hopper

"Main Street is almost alright." - Robert Venturi

"I was a street dancer." - Eartha Kitt

"It's easy to carry the past as a burden instead of a school. It's easy to let it overwhelm you instead of educate you." - Jim Rohn

"If it was easy, everyone would be doing it, and you wouldn't have an opportunity." - Bob Parsons

"Gettin' good players is easy. Gettin' 'em to play together is the hard part." - Casey Stengel

"It's easy to get good players. Getting them to play together, that's the hard part." - Casey Stengel

"The man (or woman) who can make hard things easy is the educator." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Money is hard to earn and easy to lose. Guard yours with care." - Brian Tracy

"It's easy to say 'no!' when there's a deeper 'yes!' burning inside." - Stephen Covey

"If things came easy, then everybody would be great at what they did." - Mike Ditka

"To struggle is difficult but to surrender is easy. Surrender is the beginning of devotion." - Bhakti Charu Swami

"There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly." - Terence

"That's not easy to find in a corporate world, somebody who cares about music." - Michael Penn

"You write with ease, to show your breeding, But easy writing's vile hard reading." - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"The only difference between the easy goals and the tough goals is your determination." - Jean Charest

"A good one iron shot is about as easy to come by as an understanding wife." - Dan Jenkins

"In everything, it is no easy task to find the middle." - Aristotle

"Placing blame on others is easy. Taking responsibility for yourself is empowering." - Tony DiCicco

"Putting off an easy thing makes it hard. Putting off a hard thing makes it impossible." - George C. Lorimer

"It is perilously easy to have amazing sympathy with God's truth and remain in sin." - Oswald Chambers

"I'm very easy to see on the podium because everyone else is small!" - Svetlana Khorkina

"If you train your mind for running, everything else will be easy." - Amby Burfoot

"What's up wit these new niggas? And why they think it all come so easy?" - Drake

"You need a heart which is in love, not an easy life, to achieve happiness." - Josemaria Escriva

"We have to choose between what is right, and what is easy." - J K Rowling

"To choose what is difficult all one's days, as if it were easy, that is faith" - W H Auden

"She never lets ideas interrupt the easy flow of her conversation." - Jean Webster

"Sharp men, like sharp needles, break easy, though they pierce quick." - Henry Ward Beecher

"It is easy to be wise on behalf of others than to be so for ourselves." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"My practices were not set up to be easy or enjoyed." - Bobby Knight

"It is as easy to unknowingly deceive yourself as it is to deceive others." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Easy there, Smurfette." - Larissa Ione

"Easy comfort isn't comforting" - John Green

"Every time I wake, I understand how easy it is to be nothing" - Antonio Porchia

"Nothing is so easy as to deceive oneself; for what we wish, we readily believe." - Demosthenes

"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men." - John F Kennedy

"Diligence is a good thing, but taking things easy is much more restful." - Mark Twain

"There's no point in spending your life in the pursuit of something that's easy." - Alice Kuipers

"In the end it seems we're just toys,easy to break and hard to mend" - Mark Lawrence

"It's not easy getting old, you know. Things become a lot less clear." - Jonathan Evison

"When life has gone into overtime it's easy to take liberties," - Jonas Jonasson

"Nothing worthwhile is easy..." - Daniel Taylor

"Train hard, fight easy." - Alexander Suvorov

"Devaluations are never easy." - Jeffrey Sachs

"Only entropy comes easy." - Anton Chekhov

"Trust me, it has been anything but easy to make it as an actor." - Dhanush

"Talking up a storm about food is so easy for me, it's second nature." - Rocco Dispirito

"If things came easy, then everybody would be great at what they did, let's face it." - Mike Ditka

"Change is never easy." - Sally Field

"Easy doesn't do it." - Al Bernstein

"I'm real easy-going." - Prince

"I'm easy to hate." - Olivia Munn

"Golf is not easy." - Yani Tseng

"The joke or the pratfall is easy for me to do." - Sandra Bullock

"Prepare while it's easy." - Laozi

"But I smiled, and smiling was easy, no matter how strange and disorienting the street seemed to be. I was a fugitive. I was a wanted man, a hunted man, with a price on my head. And I was still one step ahead of them. I was free. Every day, when you're on the run, is the whole of your life. Every free minute is a short story with a happy ending." - Gregory David Roberts

"That we need help is easy to see every time we walk down the street. The experts confirm what the obscured view in front of us tells us. They estimate that 64% of adults in the United States are obese and that this percentage is growing. Even our children are being affected, as nearly every one in three American children under the age of 18 is overweight." - Jeff Schweitzer

"Usually the casting process is lengthy and humiliating, but in this instance, The Ghost Writer, it was just too easy. I was sitting in a rental car on an L.A. street and my cell phone rang, and it was Roman Polanski on the line. I couldn't really believe my luck. He said, "See you in Berlin." I sat staring at a palm tree, thinking how surreal that was." - Olivia Williams

"People who are tired of K Street corruption and Wall Street greed are ready for Main Street Values." - Mike Huckabee

"Humor [in a scene] is not jokes. It is that attitude toward being alive without which you would long ago have jumped off the 59th Street Bridge." - Michael Shurtleff

"I told a story with the E Street Band that was bigger and better than I could have done on my own." - Bruce Springsteen

"It doesn't have to be the Grand Canyon, it could be a city street, it could be the face of another human being - Everything is full of wonder." - A.C. Grayling

"To know after absence the familiar street and road and village and house is to know again the satisfaction of home." - Hal Borland

"Luc Robitaille is a great kid and good player, but ask anybody on the street and they'd probably think Luc Robitaille is a type of salad dressing." - Bruce McNall

"How beautiful is the rain! After the dust and the heat, In the broad and fiery street, In the narrow lane, How beautiful is the rain!" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Part of growing up is not waiting in line at a hipster breakfast restaurant. The eggs taste the same across the street. I promise." - Jason Segel

"No matter how good you are, at top pf your game, always remember that you're a half a step away from the street." - Hubie Brown

"Every town has an Elm Street." - Michael De Luca

"Street fights are unpredictable, dirty fights." - Imi Lichtenfeld

"I always think street but train sport." - Conor Mcgregor

"Remember the street car cannot turn out." - Charles Melville Hays

"Communication is not a one-way street." - Jim George

"Love is a two-way street." - Dorothy Koomson

"Wall Street is stronger than ever." - Cornel West

"Remember the street car cannot turn out." - Charles M. Hayes

"The unofficial force-the Baker Street irregulars." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"The street is no place to race." - Mick Doohan

"Compassion is a two way street." - Frank Capra

"Occupy Wall Street is a real movement." - Russ Feingold

"The street is a room by agreement." - Louis Kahn

"Respect is not a one way street" - Henry Rollins



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