Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.
There are too many books I haven't read, too many places I haven't seen, too many memories I haven't kept long enough.
High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
Washington is a place where politicians don't know which way is up and taxes don't know which way is down.
It is only prudent never to place complete confidence in that by which we have even once been deceived.
There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in travelling in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position, and be bruised in a new place.
In most places in the country, voting is looked upon as a right and a duty, but in Chicago it's a sport.
Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
Time is the longest distance between two places.
I am not bound for any public place, but for ground of my own where I have planted vines and orchard trees, and in the heat of the day climbed up into the healing shadow of the woods.
Here is the difference between Dante, Milton, and me. They wrote about hell and never saw the place. I wrote about Chicago after looking the town over for years and years.
Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.
People need religion. It's a vehicle for a moral tradition. A crucial role. Nothing can take its place.
Old age is no place for sissies.
Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.
Of any stopping place in life, it is good to ask whether it will be a good place from which to go on as well as a good place to remain.
You have a wonderful child. Then, when he's 13, gremlins carry him away and leave in his place a stranger who gives you not a moment's peace.
The Egyptians could run to Egypt, the Syrians into Syria. The only place we could run was into the sea, and before we did that we might as well fight.
A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it.
The reason lightning doesn't strike twice in the same place is that the same place isn't there the second time.
There's so much pollution in the air now that if it weren't for our lungs there'd be no place to put it all.
In a total work, the failures have their not unimportant place.
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.