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I come from Main Street, from a small town that's really depressed.
So many girls come up and say to me, 'I have never listened to country music in my life. I didn't even know my town had a country-music station. Then I got your record, and now I'm obsessed.' That's the coolest compliment to me.
You know, Hollywood is a very interesting town - always has been, always will be.
I literally came to L.A. like every actor does from this little town with this big dream, and I'm living in it now. It's mind-blowing.
Your white uniform as a black domestic was your ticket anywhere in town.
I literally integrated the small town of Libertyville, Illinois. I was the first person of color to reside within its borders.
People have kind of latched on with my personality and how I play golf and how I carry myself. It seems like every town we go to, I'm experiencing newer things with these types of fans.
Hollywood can be a very stinging town. They say it's a forgiving business. It's not that forgiving.
As a kid, I would always shop for my back-to-school clothes at department stores. I lived in a small town, and department stores were all we had access to.
I was at the first Minor Threat show, and you could tell, 'This band is going to be the king of the town.' It was obvious. They were so good.
I come from a town of great musicians: Washington, D.C. It's no joke, that history.
I was very lucky to have had the opportunity to tour with the Beastie Boys and watched almost every set they played on all those dates. Why not? You do your set and then you get to see the Beasties play? Best deal in town.
Richard Burton came from the same town as me, so I thought I'd follow my nose, and follow my luck. I think I've been very lucky.
I grew up in a small town about 40 miles outside London, but it was a fairly cosmopolitan household.
I rode my bike to school every day from age five to age fourteen. It was a small town - you could go anywhere.
Know how to travel from your town to a nearby town without a car, either by bus or by rail.
Marilyn vos Savant
Over the years, I've spent a lot of time in Washington. It's a great theater town.
I have a daughter and two grand-daughters and a great grandson in Africa, in Cape Town.
For years, my mom dated a man who was really active in the Baptist church in the town next to the town I grew up in, and so he used to drag me to these Baptist church services that lasted forever. I remember that I didn't like the church services, but I really liked the music.
Shouting down and intimidating someone from speaking their mind is not exactly a Vermont town meeting value, nor should it be an American town meeting value.
My life started on the banks of the Boyne in County Meath. Navan is the name of the town; only me, Mom, Dad.
'Darkness on the Edge of Town' came out of a huge body of work that had tons of very happy songs.
My grandparents - both of my mother's parents - were actors, and they ran the Reading Repertory Theatre Company, through the town of Reading, where I come from.
Walking down the street in any town or city in the world and having people look at you and start talking to you, convinced that they know you as well or better than they do members of their own family, that's just an odd phenomenon. But I mean, I wouldn't say it was a bad thing. It's an interesting thing.
I really do love Diana Ross; I grew up listening to her records. I grew up in a little town in Mexico, so while we got the music, we never got the experience of watching her.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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