Famous quotes containing the word place:
“Mr. Jordan: What territory do you cover?
Messenger 7013: Its a place called New Jersey. And if it could be arranged, sir, I should like very much to be transferred.”
—Seton I. Miller (19021974)
“The child ... stands upon a place apart, a little spectator of the world, before whom men and women come and go, events fall out, years open their slow story and are noted or let go as his mood chances to serve them. The play touches him not. He but looks on, thinks his own thought, and turns away, not even expecting his cue to enter the plot and speak. He waits,he knows not for what.”
—Woodrow Wilson (18561924)
“I have been disappointed in all my expectations of Australia, except as to its wickedness; for it is far more wicked than I have conceived it possible for any place to be, or than it is possible for me to describe to you in England.”
—Henry Parkes (18151896)