I am glad to learn that the Parliament Bill has been passed for the Darlington Railway.
— George Stephenson

The press, the machine, the railway, the telegraph are premises whose thousand-year conclusion no one has yet dared to draw.
Friedrich Nietzsche railways quote

Railway termini are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, alas! we return.
— E. M. Forster

I went on all over the States, ranting poems to enthusiastic audiences that, the week before, had been equally enthusiastic about lectures on Railway Development or the Modern Turkish Essay.
— Dylan Thomas

In the decade before the Civil War various north and south lines of railway were projected and some of these were assisted by grants of land from the Federal Government.
— John Moody