Sunday, April 29, 2012

Half the people in Hollywood are dying to be discovered and the other half are afraid they will be. - Lionel Barrymore

LA Quotes:
“Of course, in Los Angeles, everything is based on driving, even the killings." - George Carlin

 "Los Angeles gives one the feeling of the future more strongly than any city I know of. A bad future, too..." - Henry Miller
"The entrance to the Underworld is in Los Angeles." - Rick Riordan
 "In Hollywood the woods are full of people that learned to write but evidently can't read. If they could read their stuff, they'd stop writing." - Will Rogers
 "When they show the destruction of society on color TV, I want to be able to look out over Los Angeles and make sure they get it right." - Phil Ochs
 "Half the people in Hollywood are dying to be discovered and the other half are afraid they will be." - Lionel Barrymore
"Between a quarter and a third of Los Angeles's land area is now monopolized by the automobile and its needs-by freeways, highways, garages, gas stations, car lots, parking lots. And all of it is blanketed with anonymity and foul air." - Alistair Cooke
 "Los Angeles makes the rest of California seem authentic." - Jonathan Culler
"Hollywood is a place where a man can get stabbed in the back while climbing a ladder." - William Faulkner
 "Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles." -Frank Lloyd Wright

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