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What I believe is that people have many modes in which they can be. When we live in cities, the one we are in most of the time is the alert mode. The 'take control of things' mode, the 'be careful, watch out' mode, the 'speed' mode - the 'Red Bull' mode, actually. There's nothing wrong with it. It's all part of what we are.
All cities do face similar, significant trends in the future... most importantly global warming and climate change.
New York is one of the greatest cities in the world. It is a fitting host to its many international visitors, who can come to witness first-hand what a vibrant multicultural democracy looks like.
The first cities to create friction-free enterprise zones will get a lot of entrepreneurial traction.
Cities are not problems. They are solutions.
During the Vietnam era, more than 30,000 draft dodgers and deserters sought harbor in cities like Montreal and Toronto, where public opposition to the war was strong and most residents didn't question their motives.
Wil S. Hylton
Nature made the fields and man the cities.
Marcus Terentius Varro
This President takes his inspiration from the capitals of Europe; we look to the cities and small towns of America. This President puts his faith in government. We put our faith in the American people.
I once went on the most grueling radio tour. Living in hotel rooms, sleeping in the backs of rental cars as my mom drove to three different cities in one day.
The Nike Fuel Band is interesting - it measures your movements and how far you've walked and how hard you've worked that day. I prefer using when I travel. It's a fun way to see how far I've walked - how many steps I've taken when I'm walking around different cities.
My keen love of travel was seldom hindered by Father. He permitted me, even as a mere boy, to visit many cities and pilgrimage spots.
There are at least 50 cities in the world that would have liked to obtain the Getty Collection.
J. Paul Getty
I remember when I was young, many cities in the Muslim world were cosmopolitan cities with a lot of culture.
I interviewed survivors, I went to Poland, saw the cities and spent time with the people and spoke to the Jews who had come back to Poland after the war and talked about why they had come back.
I always loved smokestack industry, and I love towns or cities that have grown up around factories.
Planning cities is a necessary but risky business.
I don't sleep very well when I travel. And as a result, I tend to be awake in cities when everyone else is asleep.
Cities have always been the fireplaces of civilization, whence light and heat radiated out into the dark.
The cities and mansions that people dream of are those in which they finally live.
The catalogue of forms is endless: until every shape has found its city, new cities will continue to be born. When the forms exhaust their variety and come apart, the end of cities begins.
Many countries - as well as cities, states and provinces - are taking global warming seriously and are working to reduce emissions and shift to cleaner energy sources.
My audience is, you know, pinkos in big cities.
We can be certain that cities around the world will compete for the jobs that the next revival of the financial services industry will bring.
The United States is a world unto itself. We have mountains, we have deserts, we have a river that equals the Yangtze River, that equals the Nile. We have the greatest cities in the world - among the greatest cities in the world.
We can see cities during the day and at night, and we can watch rivers dump sediment into the ocean, and see hurricanes form.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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