We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on but where life, in its real sense, is lost.

--Hubert H. Humphrey

What is a city, but the people; true the people are the city.

--Coriolanus III

To look at the cross-section of any plan of a big city is to look at something like the section of a fibrous tumor.

--Frank Lloyd Wright

City life is millions of people being lonesome together.

--Henry David Thoreau