Famous quotes containing the words gray and/or iii:
“Dont say, dont say there is no water.
That fountain is there among its scalloped
green and gray stones,
it is still there and always there....”
—Denise Levertov (b. 1923)
“Napoleon wanted to turn Paris into Rome under the Caesars, only with louder music and more marble. And it was done. His architects gave him the Arc de Triomphe and the Madeleine. His nephew Napoleon III wanted to turn Paris into Rome with Versailles piled on top, and it was done. His architects gave him the Paris Opera, an addition to the Louvre, and miles of new boulevards.”
—Tom Wolfe (b. 1931)