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Top 100 Street Quotes

#1. Esther Rantzen, like me, is an egomaniac of the highest order. - Author: Janet Street-Porter
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#2. If you walk down the street and see someone in a box, you have a choice. That person is either the other and you're fearful of them, or that person is an extension of your family. And that makes you at home in that world and not fearful. So really it's very self-serving. - Author: Susan Sarandon
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#3. My first day in Chicago, September 4, 1983. I set foot in this city, and just walking down the street, it was like roots, like the motherland. I knew I belonged here. - Author: Oprah Winfrey
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#4. Although I had committed just about every sort of assault imaginable on people and even the odd one or two against the police, I still had and still do have respect for the old school policeman. - Author: Stephen Richards
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#5. Practise your confidence tricks on the street and you risk getting shot by trigger-happy security guards; do it in the office and you get put on the board. - Author: James Scudamore
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#6. It's all ka-ka, saying mind is really brain. Sure, my hand is in my pocket. Is my pocket my hand? Every wino on M Street knows a thought is a thought and not some cells or chazerei going on in the brain. They know that jealousy is not some kind of game from Atari. - Author: William Peter Blatty
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#7. Looking into it a bit, Jamie found that the model used by Wall Street to price LEAPs, the Black-Scholes option pricing model, made some strange assumptions. - Author: Michael Lewis
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#8. I was so astonished that another had penetrated so deeply into the secrets of my soul, and that he knew what I did not know myself, that when I recovered from it he had already been long upon the street. - Author: Max Muller
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#9. In this quiet place on a quiet street
where no one ever finds us
gently, lovingly, freedom gives back our pain.
from poem In a Quiet Place on a Quiet Street - Author: Aberjhani
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#10. It's a shadowy world, skies are slippery grey. A woman just gave birth to a prince today and dressed him in scarlet. He'll put the priest in his pocket, put the blade to the heat, take the motherless children off the street and place them at the feet of a harlot. - Author: Bob Dylan
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#11. Only the Army conducts an annual assessment, and they appear to do relatively little to analyze the problem, contributions to the problem, and potential solutions. - Author: Carter F. Smith
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#12. For three years Albert would stay huddled in his den during the day and see almost no one, content to be alone with his books. From time to time, unshaved and sloppily dressed, he would appear in the street to take a meal or perform some errand. Then it was back to his room for more study. - Author: Robert Cwiklik
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#13. My mother and I had a lot of distance between us emotionally, although, on the surface, most of the time, we appeared good and friendly, and all that. But I was a problem. I was a street kid. - Author: George Carlin
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#14. I walk alone, absorbed in my fantastic play,
Fencing with rhymes, which, parrying nimbly, back away;
Tripping on words, as on rough paving in the street,
Or bumping into verses I long had dreamed to meet. - Author: Charles Baudelaire
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#15. We still have community, but we don't seem to have local community. Even in a small town where you know your neighbors and your mother's down the street, they're not in arm's length. - Author: Helen Fisher
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#16. Him and God are supposed to be at war with each other. But if God hates sin and Satan punishes the sinners, aren't they working the same side of the street? Aren't the judge and the executioner on the same team? - Author: Joe Hill
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#17. People who are tired of K Street corruption and Wall Street greed are ready for Main Street Values. - Author: Mike Huckabee
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#18. Accountability for the largest financial institutions on Wall Street is the bedrock for a strong economy. Hard-working families and honest businesses cannot survive in a world where the rules don't keep the marketplace honest. - Author: Elizabeth Warren
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#19. Any Wall Street advertising that does not go into the boring details of methodology is most likely to be pushing past performance. - Author: Barry Ritholtz
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#20. Take personal responsibility. A lot of people go, 'Well, I'll get a dog because I have a kid and a kid needs a dog.' And it doesn't work out for that dog and the dog is on the street. - Author: Betty White
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#21. What Kate wore, whether on the street or the red carpet was much cooler to them than what she modelled. Her paparazzi photos were becoming indistinguishable from her editorials. - Author: Maureen Callahan
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#22. He was a super shiny boy and I liked the shape of him. Under the blanket. In the shower. I liked his shadow on the street and his imprint on the sofa. I hated the smell of hair gel on his head, but I loved it on the pillow. I love the smell of losing someone. - Author: Emma Forrest
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#23. There was no lightbulb moment in the story of the lightbulb. By the time Edison flipped the switch at the Pearl Street station, a handful of other firms were already selling their own models of incandescent electric lamps. - Author: Steven Johnson
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#24. My family, the support of my friends, the amount of people that have written and come up to me on the street and said, 'Thank you for representing us,' and Adam Lambert, and Lady Gaga, that's been amazing. - Author: Johnny Weir
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#25. Wall Street banks have the right to express their views to lawmakers and regulators through lobbying, but the law is clear: If they want to influence lawmakers, they must disclose their lobbying expenditures. - Author: Elizabeth Warren
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#26. Even if I live not in a big city, even if I detest to go to parties, I love street fairs and long conversations with people in the countryside. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#27. The other day I was down by the Hudson River, and I see two nuns in full habit rollerblading down the street holding hands. And I'm like, 'Oh, my God, I get it. The world is surreal and beautiful. And everything is fine.' - Author: Regina Spektor
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#28. It still hasn't sunk in that I'm going to be in Coronation Street. Everything about the role is brilliant and I'm working with some great people. - Author: Richard Fleeshman
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#29. alter kocker like me. Street-word is Hal hired Coral - Author: Scott Turow
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#30. I like creating something from nothing and hearing it on the radio or on stage or from somebody driving down the street singing it. It's like building a house, taking a vacant piece of land, and next thing you know, there's a house with somebody living in it. - Author: Harvey Mason Jr.
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#31. I sat on the floor and watched TV
Thanking Christ for the BBC
A stupid fucking place to be
Down Rain Street - Author: Shane MacGowan
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#32. Here's to Mulberry Jane
She made jam when she came
Somebody cut off her feet
Now jelly rolls in the street. - Author: Lou Reed
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#33. I want a girl with extensions in her hair,
Bamboo earrings, at least two pair,
A Fendi bag and a bad attitude,
That's all I need to get me in a good mood.
She can walk with a switch and talk with street slang,
I love it when a woman ain't scared to do her thing. - Author: LL Cool J
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#34. Prices are always lower when the troops are in the street. - Author: David Bonderman
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#35. What does it take to get you on board with building this district to mirror Coral Gables or the Hamptons? - Author: Thomas Barr Jr.
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#36. A woman of wire had laid herself down, her scream traveling the street, till it fell sideways like a rolling coin starved of momentum. - Author: Markus Zusak
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#37. Instead of bailing out Wall Street for the fourth time.. let's bail out the students. - Author: Jill Stein
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#38. I've received a lot of compliments. People come right up to me on the street. They recognize me. - Author: Harry Dean Stanton
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#39. If you meet someone on the street that likes something that you did or likes the way you brought this character to life, that's really rewarding. That's really cool. - Author: Elden Henson
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#40. Down the long and silent street,
The dawn, with silver-sandaled feet,
Crept like a frightened girl. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#41. I don't like having people pick me out on the street. I don't like the status - good, bad or indifferent. I don't like it. I want my private life back, and I'm never going to have it. - Author: Mark Fuhrman
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#42. When the world is mine, then you all will be the 99.9%. - Author: Scott Jonathan Nixon
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#43. Over the whole, a young lady presided, whose gloomy haughtiness as she surveyed the street, announced a deep-seated grievance against society, and an implacable determination to be avenged. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#44. to live on Pierson Street, just two blocks north of - Author: Jeff Hobbs
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#45. If I do a picture, I want the audience to be the people I was just packed against on the subway or on the street, walking on Fourteenth Street. I don't want it to be some narrow public that I myself feel alienated from. - Author: Eric Drooker
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#46. Why should I run all the way down to 17th St. to buy dirty, badly made books whenI can buy clean, beautiful ones
from you without leaving the typewriter? From whereI sit,London's a lot closer than 17th Street. - Author: Helene Hanff
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#47. Hong Kong is a nice playground for my street pieces as the architecture is very different from my home city. It's also a great opportunity to take place in a dynamic city of the global art scene. - Author: Invader
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#48. Fighting George Foreman is like being in the street with an 18-wheeler coming at you. - Author: Joe Frazier
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#49. On my own or with a friend, I'm a shopaholic, and I particularly love the cleaning aisle in the supermarket. But when I'm with my husband, I'm shop shy because he can't bear it. It always ends up with us making a huge scene on the High Street and then going off in a huff in separate directions. - Author: Emilia Fox
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#50. Obviously it's hard for anyone to imagine, but these dance halls were powder kegs just waiting to erupt. Names were made and reputations were enhanced or blown in a flash! - Author: Stephen Richards
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#51. But [Patrick's] character is partly based on a boy named Mark who lived across the street from me when I was growing up ... I liked hanging out with him and was sad when he moved away after only a year in the neighborhood. I guess writing about Patrick is a way for me to spend more time with Mark. - Author: Linda Sue Park
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#52. A bench in the street can be a good writer because all kind of material comes onto it like a heavy rain! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#53. Dementia resembles delirium in the same way an ultra-marathon resembles a dash across the street. Same basic components, vastly different scale. If you've run delirium's course once or twice in your life, try to imagine a version that never ends. - Author: Floyd Skloot
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#54. The street was full of animals, milling around uncertainly. When animals are in a state of uncertainty they get nervous, and the street was already, as it were, paved with anxiety. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#55. Dicing with death is one man's cup of tea, but another man's poison. I just didn't fear anything. - Author: Stephen Richards
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#56. Every black American is bilingual. All of them. We speak street vernacular and we speak 'job interview.' - Author: Dave Chappelle
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#57. Sometimes to walk in shaded parts of Manhattan is to be inserted into a Magritte: the street is night while the sky is day. - Author: Joseph O'Neill
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#58. My own father used to boast to me of biting off a man's ear in a street fight. - Author: Richard Elman
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#59. How does one conquer fear, Don B.?" "One takes a frog and sews it to one's shoe," he said. "The left or the right?" Don B. gave me a pitying look. "Well, you'd look mighty funny going down the street with only one frog sewed to your shoes, wouldn't you?" he said. "One frog on each shoe. - Author: Donald Barthelme
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#60. As soon as I was out in the street, I realized I didn't want to be alone after all, I realized I didn't want to be anything at all. - Author: Elizabeth Wurtzel
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#61. But she was out of earshot, already moving on down the street amongst the other passers-by. - Author: Frank Caron
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#62. Wall Street is one big turf war. By benefiting one person you are disadvantaging another person. - Author: Bernard Madoff
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#63. As a street artist, I'm used to sharing my stuff with the public. It's a communal experience. I've learned not to be so precious, but rather to enjoy the process. - Author: Shepard Fairey
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#64. I had an irritating flash of nervousness, wondering if he was right outside - or across the street, or downstairs, or hiding in a closet. Because I couldn't stop myself, I rushed to the hall closet and flung it open to make sure. Packed - Author: Cherie Priest
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#65. John Longridge, the cook at Harley-street, had suffered from low spirits for more than thirty years, and he was quick to welcome Stephen as a newcomer to the freemasonry of melancholy. - Author: Susanna Clarke
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#66. The interests of the IMF represent the big international interests that today seem to be established and concentrated in Wall Street. - Author: Che Guevara
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#67. As he thought about his life, he felt both tears and mockery welling up inside him. All that lay before him was madness or suicide. He walked down the darkening street alone, determined now to wait for the destiny that would come to annihilate him. - Author: Ryunosuke Akutagawa
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#68. I passed what I thought was a Halloween parade, which was disorienting since I was fairly sure this was May. When I stopped on the corner of Sixteenth Street and made a closer inspection it turned out to be something called a "Gay Pride Parade," which made my stomach turn. - Author: Bret Easton Ellis
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#69. The way you might fear a cow sitting down in the middle of the street during rush hour, that's how I fear Canadians. - Author: Maria Semple
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#70. Wall Street had been doing business with pieces of paper; and now someone asked for a dollar, and it was discovered that the dollar had been mislaid. - Author: Upton Sinclair
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#71. Cinema for me only has meaning when it has a relationship with what I see outside on the street. - Author: Jacques Audiard
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#72. I was so incensed that I was oblivious to all as I ran over broken glass, holding a five-foot weightlifting bar. The glass tore the soles of my feet as I chased the gang's car up the street. I remember breathing heavily as I cursed failing to catch my enemies. - Author: Stephen Richards
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#73. neck and collarbone and took a picture. Kiss me here. #atnight She pressed upload and then put the phone in her bag, walked out into the street and flagged a taxi. - Author: Kate Forster
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#74. Nineteen eighty is almost here, thank God. the hippies are getting old, they blew their brains on acid and now they're begging on street corners all over San Francisco. Their hair is tangled and their bare feet are thick and gray as shoes. We're sick of them. - Author: Jennifer Egan
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#75. I would rather be arrested as a traitor than fight a war for Wall Street. - Author: Eugene V. Debs
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#76. When I was going to Paris for Paris Fashion Week, I'd often walk down the street and go into all the different shops that we didn't necessarily have in the U.K., and Maje was definitely one of the ones that stood out for me. - Author: Alexa Chung
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#77. I sang on Church Street, every place that had a stage. - Author: Ruth Brown
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#78. They very seldom let me lose my cool. They made me like I was Polly Perfect, which was ridiculous so that when I bump into kids on the street they'd say 'I wish my Mom were like you.' - Author: Charlotte Rae
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#79. The jobs crisis has reached a boiling point, which is why we see Occupy Wall Street protestors crying out for an America that lets all of us reach for the American Dream again - a dream that says if you work hard and play by the rules, you can have a good life and retire with dignity. - Author: John Garamendi
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#80. Success can be obviously a two way street. - Author: Chris Noth
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#81. It could be a meeting on the street, or a party or a lecture, or just a simple, banal introduction, then suddenly there is a flash of recognition and the embers of kinship glow. There is an awakening between you, a sense of ancient knowing. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#82. Not only was I not the best catcher in the Major Leagues, I wasn't even the best catcher on my street! - Author: Joe Garagiola
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#83. He could hear his granny speaking. "No one's too poor to buy soap." Of course, many people were. But in Cockbill Street they bought soap just the same. The table might not have any food on it but, by gods, it was well scrubbed. That was Cockbill Street, where what you mainly ate was your pride. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#84. Let Wall Street have a nightmare and the whole country has to help them back to bed again. - Author: Will Rogers
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#85. Over on the Democratic side, Martin O'Malley recently spoke about the need for Wall Street reform and said that he isn't running for president to be quote, 'wined and dined' by executives. Then Chris Christie said, 'And I am also not running to be wined.' - Author: Jimmy Fallon
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#86. My natural instinct after doing something shameful is not to rush into the street boasting about it but to put on dark glasses and head for the next county, hoping nobody notices I've been in the neighborhood. - Author: Russell Baker
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#87. At the entrance of this street, a Janissary was pinned to a wooden door by an eight-foot-long spear, which Jack looked on as proving that Yevgeny had passed by there recently. - Author: Neal Stephenson
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#88. DeLois lived up the block on 142nd Street and never had her hair done, and all the neighbourhood women sucked their teeth as she walked by. Her crispy hair twinkled in the summer sun as her big proud stomach moved her on down the block while I watched, not caring whether or not she was a poem. - Author: Audre Lorde
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#89. No real fairytale scared me, but Freddy Krueger did. 'Nightmare on Elm Street' scared the living hell out of me, but no fairytale. Maybe 'Hansel and Gretel' a little bit when they were walking through the forest and they met the witch. But I liked being scared, I really enjoy being scared. - Author: Lana Parrilla
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#90. My mother and father instilled in me a sense of purpose not defined by today's street obsession with bling, cars or cribs. - Author: Brian J. White
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#91. In the distance, up the street, too far away for Sam to want to chase after, a couple of kids, maybe ten years old, maybe not even that. Barely visible in the false moonlight. Just outlines. The kids passing a bottle back and forth, taking swigs, staggering. - Author: Michael Grant
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#92. People ask me to predict the future, when all I want to do is prevent it. Better yet, build it. Predicting the future is much too easy, anyway. You look at the people around you, the street you stand on, the visible air you breathe, and predict more of the same. To hell with more. I want better. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#93. I think when something becomes a comfortable genre, it's against what street art stood for in the beginning - breaking out of genres and taking art out of galleries. Now street art is in the gallery, and it's all made up into a nice, packaged concept. - Author: M.I.A.
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#94. Whose SUV is this?" I asked once we were out of Carnal.
"Mine." He answered.
I looked at him. "You drive a Harley."
"Not big on puttin' bad guys on the back of my bike when I hunt them down, Ace. Fucks with my street cred. - Author: Kristen Ashley
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#95. And then I return to find your dumb ass hanging out in the street by the car, practically saying Take me! I'm all yours! he said in a feminine voice, wiggling his fingers. - Author: Dannika Dark
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#96. Are you already drunk?"
"No. Just ... in a weird mood." And it's true. I feel unsteady like if I stop moving I'll crack and the crazy will spill out onto the street like a pool of oil. - Author: Christina Lauren
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#97. He's out there waiting for us. We his the street, and we're ducks in a barrel. (Steele)
Isn't that fish in a barrel? (Syd)
Don't fuck with my metaphors right now, Syd. Can't you see that I'm under stress? (Steele) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#98. I found my way to street level and into what optimists call 'fresh air - Author: Gunnar Staalesen
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#99. Leadership is a two-way street, loyalty up and loyalty down.
(CBS 60 Minutes interview, March 6, 1983) - Author: Grace Murray Hopper
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#100. Intelligent too, ooh you my sweetheart. I've always liked my women book and street smart. Long as they got a lil' class like half days and the confidence to overlook my past ways. - Author: Drake
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