I was walking in the park and this guy waved at me. Then he said, 'I'm sorry, I thought you were someone else.' I said, 'I am.'
— Demetri Martin
An old-timer is one who remembers when it cost more to run a car than to park it.
All my friends were in the park smoking weed and getting pregnant. I didn't want to be the young black girl having a baby, a baby's father, being on welfare. That wasn't going to be my story.
— park quotation by Foxy Brown
I think we now come to the park expecting to win instead of playing not to lose.
It's very likely that graduates, current employees and retirees have some wonderful pieces of Deer Park history in their closets or garages.
Doing Shakespeare in the Park has always been a dream.
Everyone else says Hamlet, but I want to play Romeo.
You have to find what a sparks a light in you so that you in your own way can illuminate the world.
I do what I do because of Walt Disney - his films and his theme park and his characters and his joy in entertaining.
I used to work in a fire hydrant factory. You couldn't park anywhere near the place.
He was certainly in a confused state.
I used to go and visit him in Callan Park. They were really - to me they were the best poets those two writing in those days but it wasn't very encouraging because, well, they weren't getting far were they?
No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anybody but oneself.
In my next life, I want to be tall and thin, parallel park and make good coffee.
But for now, I have lots of stuff to work out in my life, but I'll have that until the day I die. I want to write more books.
If you have too many quotes from other people in your head, you can't create.
You have to keep your head empty. That's why I am constantly enjoying the sky, the park, the walk.
We went to Central Park in a horse-drawn carriage.
We had this huge suite of rooms at The Plaza Hotel, with a TV in each room, and we had radios with earpieces. This was too far out.
A mighty flame followeth a tiny spark.
I wanted to get out and walk southward toward the park through the soft twilight, but each time I tried to go I became entangled in some wild, strident argument which pulled me back, as if with ropes, into my chair. Yet high over the city our line of yellow windows must have contributed their share of human secrecy to the casual watcher in the darkening streets, and I was him too, looking up and wondering. I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.
Anyway, there's plenty of room for doubt.
It might seem easy enough, but computer language design is just like a stroll in the park....Jurassic Park, that is.
Death is the king of this world: 'Tis his park where he breeds life to feed him.
Cries of pain are music for his banquet
A single word even may be a spark of inextinguishable thought.
The doctor knows what his trained eyes see -- and he says it's the last of the ninth for me. So one more thing while the clouds loom dark and then I must leave this noisy park.
All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.
Bears don't live on Park Avenue.
If we spark a student's passion, we unleash a powerful force upon the world.
The label of liberalism is hardly a sentence to public ignominy: otherwise Bruce Springsteen would still be rehabilitating used Cadillacs in Asbury Park and Jane Fonda, for all we know, would be just another overweight housewife.
Any man with a fine shock of hair, a good set of teeth, and a bewitching smile can park his brains, if he has any, and run for public office.
Again at Park Corner. We came up to Kensington yesterday evening and drove down here. It was a beautiful evening and our drive was delightful. Besides, for me it had the charm of old scenes revisited. And when we came over the Irishtown hills and saw the beautiful gulf again and heard its low distant murmur, I thought of another evening long ago
Education is the kindling of a flame, not filling of a vessel.
Any walk through a park that runs between a double line of mangy trees and passes brazenly by the ladies toilet is invariably known as Lover's Lane.
Optimists are people who expect more kisses in their future, more strolls in the park. And that anticipation enhances their well-being.
Imagine the day when we might journey to the Saturnine system, and visit the Enceladus interplanetary geyser park, just because we can.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Disney's something to be a little alarmed about.
It's not just a little theme park anymore. It's now an ethic and outlook and strategy that goes way beyond central Florida.
The courtroom is a quiet place, Judge Roberts, where you park your political ideology, and you call the balls and you call the strikes.
Even though the National Guard and Army Reserve see combat today, it rankles me that people assume it was some kind of waltz in the park back then.
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
You know that everyone thinks that in order to do South Park we must be wild, crazy, rock and roll stars. But the truth is we're just wholesome middle-American guys. We enjoy soda pop, baseball and beating up old people just as much as anybody.
New York is a theme park for people with IQs over 108.
The players are under so much duress, it's like duressic park out there!
To get good at something, you need to have a little spark, but then you need to work hard at it.
Most of the time when I receive a script, it says something like 'Rosenberg is the fat, slovenly Mayor, who doesn't want the kids to use the skateboard park', or 'Stein is a pompous, rotund attorney, imposing to all.' It would be so freeing to get a script where my character is simply described as 'A Man'.
I love women, but I feel like you can't trust some of them.
Some of them are liars, you know? Like I was in the park and I met this girl, she was cute and she had a dog. And I went up to her, we started talking. She told me her dog's name. Then I said, 'Does he bite?' She said, 'No.' And I said, 'Oh yeah? Then how does he eat?' Liar.
To me, watching a movie is like going to an amusement park.
My worst fear is making a film that people don't think is a good ride.
Every revolution begins with a spark.
People will be able to raise their concerns: what are local officers doing about the drug dealing in the local park? What's happening about the pub where all the trouble is? And the police will have to respond.
I've always been a fan of melody and emotional melancholy, whether it was Rites of Spring or Tears for Fears or Neil Young. If I hear a song that has a sweet melody, I'm a sucker for it, whether it's Linkin Park or Little Richard.
I'm really going to miss all the people in the front office, media relations, marketing, all the great people at the ball park. They were my family for a while, and that part really stings. But life does go on.
Last week I was in London at an awards show, then I flew home and was in an RV park with my wife and kids in our motorhome, this week I'm in NY doing a charity event, and tomorrow I'll be coaching my daughters soccer practice. I guess the range of roles I play on film stem from the range of roles I play in real life.
I got involved in Gateway National Park and just became fascinated with gardens.
Jadakiss is not no walk in no park. Nas is not no walk in no park. These are dudes that could have ended my career.
Madrid is enjoyed most from the ground, exploring your way through its narrow streets that always lead to some intriguing park, market, tapas bar or street performer. Each night we'd leave our hotel to begin a new adventure in Madrid and nine out of 10 times, we'd walk through the Plaza Mayor.
I'm glad I don't live in Primrose Hill any more.
I couldn't even walk through the park. You never invite that kind of attention.
I'm perfectly happy doing nothing. I'll hang around the house and take the dog to the park.
I was a good surfer because we grew up a block from the water, and my father took us to the ocean the way other fathers take their kids to the park.
My wife is very patient. On our honeymoon in 1992, we got a motor home and drove from L.A. to Idaho and then down the coast. I was running a lot, then so she would drop me off, drive six miles, park and wait for me.
I got that nickname my first spring training camp with the Expos in 1974.
Tim Foli, Ken Singleton and Mike Jorgensen started calling me 'Kid' because I was trying to win every sprint. I was trying to hit every pitch out of the park.
I was accustomed to being in far, far riskier environments.
So I thought going into that canyon was a walk in the park - there were no avalanches, it was a beautiful day and I was essentially just walking.
When I was a young boy I wanted to play for Newcastle United, I wanted to wear the number nine shirt and I wanted to score goals at St James' Park. I've lived my dream and I realise how lucky I've been to have done that.
I spent ten years playing classical piano, and that was what led to keyboards and eventually to production and to Linkin Park.