quote by Gerry Cooney

I was a small kid from Huntington, Long Island. I never imagined that anything like that would happen to me.

— Gerry Cooney

Breathtaking Huntington quotations

I was born and raised in Huntington Beach, California.

I was very athletic, playing volleyball and softball. I did gymnastics for about ten years, too.

Growing up in Huntington Beach, you were either a traditional sports athlete, a skateboarder, or a surfer. I got my first skateboard when I was five and skated off and on over the years, did a little BMX racing as a kid, and then in my freshman or sophomore year I started getting a little bit more into skateboarding.

God raises up such men as John Bunyan and William Huntington but once in a century.

Promises controversy on a scale not seen since Samuel Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations sought to reframe a new world order.


Anyone who wants to pretend that your Huntington's disease is an invention is someone who does not have your best interests at heart.

Underneath this little stone Lies Robert Earl of Huntington;

No other archer was so good - And people called him Robin Hood. Such outlaws as he and his men Will England never see again.

I go down to Newport and Huntington a lot.

It's more crowded than where I grew up on Phillip Island, but I think it's helped me adjust to life in America - getting into the water as much as I can.

My favorite museums are things like the Frick Museum in New York and the Huntington Hartford in Pasadena where it's someone's home that you walk through.

Going to the Huntington gardens and libraries was radically important for me.

They have one of the best collections of 18th- and 19th-century British portraiture that you can imagine in Southern California. One doesn't think about Southern California as being the capital of great art.


In Huntington Beach, California, three police instructors lost their jobs after ordering two cadets who were caught smoking to eat cigarette sandwiches as punishment. And of course the tobacco companies are thinking, 'Cigarette sandwiches - what a great idea.'

Here's an uplifting story. Congratulations to the Little League team from Huntington Beach, California. Yeah, they beat Japan to win the Little League World Series. That's pretty good. See, that proves that when math and science aren't involved, our kids can beat anybody.

Any suggestion that Mexicans are fundamentally different from Americans should be taken as racist on its face; America, after all, is a pluralistic society, and Mexico is hardly the alien civilization that some (really, just Samuel Huntington) would suggest.

I was born in Orange, California and I grew up in Huntington Beach.

I started skateboarding when I was five and continued to do so off and on over the years.

James Parkinson. George Huntington. Robert Graves. John Down. Now this Lou Gehrig fellow of mine. How did men come to monopolize disease names too?


When I want an opinion, I'll get it from my peers - from men of vision, like our great railroad builders... Stanford, Huntington, Dinsmore... fellows with imaginations broad enough to span the continent.