„He went to Los Angeles to do the work even though he hated the city; it was full of happy homogeneous people without structure or direction. While on the bus to work, it seemed to him Los Angeles went on long after it had already made its point.“

— Gregory Benford, White Creatures, p. 170 (Originally published in New Dimensions 5, edited by Robert Silverberg), 1975

Citações relacionadas

Maxine Waters photo
Patrick Buchanan photo
Neil Simon photo
Bret Easton Ellis photo
Rick Riordan photo
Kage Baker photo

„Ah, Los Angeles. One disaster after another, always has been.“

— Kage Baker American writer 1952 - 2010
Part 1 “Establishing Shot” Chapter 1 (p. 9)

Frank Lloyd Wright photo
Viggo Mortensen photo

„A lot of people can forget about you in Los Angeles.“

— Viggo Mortensen American actor 1958
On why more American actors don't take roles in foreign-language films as he does, The New York Times, " Bilingualism Steps Into a Leading Role http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/31/movies/viggo-mortensen-and-other-actors-take-roles-in-foreign-films.html" (March 31, 2013).

Herb Caen photo

„Isn't it nice that people who prefer Los Angeles to San Francisco live there?“

— Herb Caen American newspaper columnist 1916 - 1997
Winokur, Jon. The Portable Curmudgeon, p. 174. http://books.google.com/books?id=V0DUAXBkf_0C Plume, 1992.

Christopher Hitchens photo
Ringo Starr photo

„The world's saddest man will live here in Los Angeles.“

— Ringo Starr British musician, former member of the Beatles 1940
"Fastest Growing Heartache In The West," from Beaucoups Of Blues (1970)

Margaret Cho photo
Algernon Charles Swinburne photo
John Fante photo
Ross Macdonald photo
Jack Benny photo

„Bob Crosby: That's like keeping the smog and throwing away Los Angeles.“

— Jack Benny comedian, vaudeville performer, and radio, television, and film actor 1894 - 1974