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It isn't like the rest of the country - it is like a nation itself - more tolerant than the rest in a curious way. Littleness gets swallowed up here. All the viciousness that makes other cities vicious is sucked up and absorbed in New York.
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John Steinbeck Quotes

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The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.
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Mark Twain Quotes

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You can fall in love at first sight with a place as with a person.
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I think my favorite sport in the Olympics is the one in which you make your way through the snow, you stop, you shoot a gun, and then you continue on. In most of the world, it is known as the biathlon, except in New York City, where it is known as winter.
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Michael Ventre Quotes

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I wonder what it is in the New York air that enables me to sit up till all hours of the night in an atmosphere which in London would make a horse dizzy, but here merely clears the brain.
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James Agate Quotes

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The worst of a modern stylish mansion is that it has no place for ghosts.
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How hard it is to escape from places. However carefully one goes they hold you - you leave little bits of yourself fluttering on the fences - like rags and shreds of your very life.
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Katherine Mansfield Quotes

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France is France and a grand place for Frenchman.
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They turned the country up on its side, and everything loose fell into California.
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New York, the nation's thyroid gland.
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Christopher Morley Quotes

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