Boston Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Bryson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston’s freeway system is insane. It was clearly designed by a person who had spent his childhood crashing toy trains.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Walton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is so laced with jerseys that you can be dressed head to toe in team apparel and no one will look twice.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”E. B. White” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is about Boston a certain reminiscent and classical tone, suggesting an authenticity and piety which few other American cities possess.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frederick Engels” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is just a village, sprawling far and wide, more human than New York City.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Santayana” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is a moral and intellectual nursery always busy applying first principals to trifles.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Winkler” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is large enough to learn your independence and small enough to make your own.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julia Ward Howe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is an oasis in the desert, a place where the larger proportion of people are loving, rational and happy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Leonard Nimoy” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston was a great city to grow up in, and it probably still is. We were surrounded by two very important elements: academia and the arts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lincoln Steffens” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston has carried the practice of hypocrisy to the n-th degree of refinement, grace, and failure.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lucius Beebe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston does not represent the quintessential excellence of all the world’s cities synthesized into a paradigm of urban beauty and virtue, but it is a place at once characteristic, mellow and mature, and possessed of many qualities not entirely divorced from charm.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marty Walsh” float=”none” width=”100%”]In Boston, our strength is really our diversity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oliver Wendell Holmes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston has opened and kept open, more turnpikes that lead straight to free thought and free speech and free deeds than any other city of live or dead men.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Laffoley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is not an avant garde place. It stays literally 15 to 20 years behind New York at all times.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Waldo Emerson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is the one place in America where wealth and knowledge of how to use it are apt to coincide.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephen Pagliuca” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is really a small town, and the pro sports here are almost like a college sport.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Summer Sanders” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is the cream of the crop of the marathon world. It has such history that you feel such honor just being a part of it. All the other races have pacers to get you to a Boston qualifying time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Menino” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boston is the engine of the state’s economy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Van Wyck Brooks” float=”none” width=”100%”]The Boston people were willing to learn, but only if one recognized how much they knew already.[/wpsm_quote]