Quotes About Los Angeles

Greatest Quotes About Los Angeles
Greatest Quotes About Los Angeles

Los Angeles is such a town of show business, and I’m a terrible celebrity. I find it difficult — it’s the beast that must be fed. There’s this big wheel of pictures and articles that goes around, and you get pinned on it.
Julia Roberts

Marriages that last are with people who do not live in Los Angeles.
Farrah Fawcett

Los Angeles is 72 suburbs in search of a city.
Dorothy Parker

Los Angeles is a large city-like area surrounding the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Fran Lebowitz

Los Angeles is just New York lying down.
Quentin Crisp

Los Angeles is a microcosm of the United States. If L.A. falls, the country falls.
Ice T.

I mean, who would want to live in a place where the only cultural advantage is that you can turn right on a red light?
Woody Allen

There is nothing worse for me than sitting in traffic.
Joe Montana

You know, you’re really nobody in LA unless you live in a house with a really big door.
Steve Martin

I love Los Angeles. I love Hollywood. They’re beautiful. Everybody’s plastic, but I love plastic. I want to be plastic.
Andy Warhol

Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
Frank Lloyd Wright

Downtown Los Angeles is at present one of the most squalid places in the United States. Los Angeles gives one the feeling of the future more strongly than any city I know of. A bad future, too, like something out of Fritz Lang’s feeble imagination.
Henry Miller

If most American cities are about the consumption of culture, Los Angeles and New York are about the production of culture – not only national culture but global culture.
Barbara Kruger

Cities are distinguished by the catastrophic forms they presuppose and which are a vital part of their essential charm. New York is King Kong, or the blackout, or vertical bombardment: Towering Inferno. Los Angeles is the horizontal fault, California breaking off and sliding into the Pacific: Earthquake.
Jean Baudrilliard

If we talk about the environment, for example, we have to talk about environmental racism – about the fact that kids in South Central Los Angeles have a third of the lung capacity of kids in Santa Monica.
Danny Glover

When I came to Los Angeles, it was the first time that I ever felt like I belong somewhere. Not because it was wacky, but because people here understood what I felt like to perform, and there were other kids my age who wanted to do it. I didn’t get looked at as God, you freak.
Jennifer Love Hewitt

Anyone who has tried to take a stroll at dusk through a strange neighborhood patrolled by armed security guards and signposted with death threats quickly realizes how merely notional, if not utterly obsolete, is the old idea of the ‘freedom of the city’.
Mike Davis

People are afraid to merge on freeways in Los Angeles.
Bret Easton Ellis