Quotations list about street, avenue and boulevard captions citing Victor Hugo, Warren Buffett and William Blake sayings.
What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul
— Victor Hugo
Wall street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway.
— Warren Buffett street quote
Great things are done when men and mountains meet. This is not done by jostling in the street.
— William Blake
Actually, the streets are quite safe today, it's the people on them who aren't.
If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning Good morning at total strangers.
— street quotation by Maya Angelou
Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.
Don't blame Wall Street, don't blame the big banks.
If you don't have a job and you are not rich, blame yourself!
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Manners is he key thing. Say, for instance, when you are growing up, you are walking down the street, you've got to tell everybody "Good morning everybody"! You can't pass one person.
I had the bluesbecause I had no shoesuntil upon the street,I met a man who had no feet.
Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires; I have lost friends, some by death... others through sheer inability to cross the street.
Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.
I just use my muscles as a conversation piece, like someone walking a cheetah down 42nd Street.
By the street of by-and-by, one arrives at the house of never.
I'm very ambitious, despite all the challenges I face in the streets.
What I'm fighting for now in my work.
.. for an expression relevant to all manner of blacks, poems I could take into a tavern, into the street, into the halls of a housing project.
It doesn't matter what you're trying to accomplish.
It's all a matter of discipline. I was determined to discover what life held for me beyond the inner-city streets.
Go into the street, and give one man a lecture on morality, and another a shilling, and see which will respect you most.
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Though a quarrel in the streets is a thing to be hated, the energies displayed in it are fine; the commonest man shows a grace in his quarrel.
I was street smart, but unfortunately the street was Rodeo Drive.
The election is not very far off when a candidate can recognize you across the street.
When I got to college, acting suddenly seemed like a very risky proposition and all my friends were going to law school or med school or Wall Street.
But if, if you take a look at what would have happened, I mean, do we need to see soup lines down the street to figure out what would have happened? We avoided - and all economists will tell you that millions of jobs were saved because of the Recovery Act, and we avoided a second Great Depression. That, that is a reality.
If I weren't earning $3 million a year to dunk a basketball, most people on the street would run in the other direction if they saw me coming.
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.