Moving On Cafes Quotes

“Strangely enough, the first character in Fried Green Tomatoes was the cafe, and the town. I think a place can be as much a character in a novel as the people.” – Fannie Flagg

“I don’t want to be famous. I like to be able to sit in a cafe and watch the world go by and observe people.” – Sophia Myles

I'm happy to just sit

“I’m happy to just sit in a cafe and watch people. It’s my favorite thing to do, for sure.” – Zoe Kravitz

“And the idea of just wandering off to a cafe with a notebook and writing and seeing where that takes me for awhile is just bliss.” – J. K. Rowling

“I’m never bored, never ever bored. If I’ve got a day off I’ll sit in a cafe and watch and observe. I’m a great observer.” – David Suchet

“Writing and cafes are strongly linked in my brain.” – J. K. Rowling

“When cafe life thrives, talk is a shared limberness of the mind that improves appetite for conversation: an adequate sentence maker is then made good, a good one excellent, an excellent one extraordinary.” – Vivian Gornick

“Of course I have played outdoor games. I once played dominoes in an open air cafe in Paris.” – Oscar Wilde

“The cafe windows wrapped all the way around the observation floor, which gave us a beautiful panoramic view of the skeleton army that had come to kill us.” – Rick Riordan

“I can remember sittin in a cafe when I first started in rodeo, and waitin until somebody got done so I could finish what they left.” – Chris LeDoux

“You get to where you kind of like it, and It’s a habit That’s hard to break. I still find myself sittin’ in a cafe, like a pizza parlor.” – Chris LeDoux

“Never mind the track. The track is for punks. We are Road People. We are Cafe Racers.” – Hunter S. Thompson

“I work on a laptop specifically so I can work in cafes and pretend I’m part of the human world.” – Jonathan Lethem

“Cooking for six people every day is like having a cafe.” – Linda McCartney

“The most important part of a city is its people. In fact, people for me are like little cities. When you meet someone, it’s like you’ve found a new city to explore. You take a tram, visit the museums and operas and cafes.” – Sarnath Banerjee

“I have a study now – I used not to. I also love working in cafes; ignoring noise is good for concentration.” – Sadie Jones

“But one of the most fantastic things about Ireland and Dublin is that the pubs are like Paris and the cafe culture. And Dublin, in many ways, is a pub culture.” – Hugh Dancy

“All romantics meet the same fate some day. Drunk and cynical and boring someone in some dark cafe.” – Joni Mitchell

“The modern mocha is a bittersweet concoction of imperialism, genocide, invention, and consumerism served with whipped cream on top” – Sarah Vowell

“Paris was a universe whole and entire unto herself, hollowed and fashioned by history; so she seemed in this age of Napoleon III with her towering buildings, her massive cathedrals, her grand boulevards and ancient winding medieval streets – as vast and indestructible as nature itself.” – Anne Rice

“The people that I liked and had not met went to the big cafes because they were lost in them and no one noticed them and they could be alone in them and be together.” – Ernest Hemingway

“CAFE is like trying to cure obesity by requiring clothing manufacturers to make smaller sizes.” – Bob Lutz

“I dont really have an office or anything, and I like to have to move location every two hours. So I just kind of write in a park, on a bench, in the library, in a cafe, back to the library, that kind of thing.” – Steve Toltz

“He stood at the window of the empty cafe and watched the activites in the square and he said that it was good that God kept the truths of life from the young as they were starting out or else they’d have no heart to start at all.” – Cormac McCarthy

“Recipe For Happiness Khaborovsk Or Anyplace’ One grand boulevard with trees with one grand cafe in sun with strong black coffee in very small cups. One not necessarily very beautiful man or woman who loves you. One fine day.” – Lawrence Ferlinghetti

“I remember that – you know, I didnt receive a formal education. I was educated in the Montevideo cafe, in the cafes of Montevideo. There, I received my first lessons in the art of telling stories, storytelling.” – Eduardo Galeano

“In a Cafe” I watched a man in a cafe fold a slice of bread as if he were folding a birth certificate or looking at the photograph of a dead lover.” – Richard Brautigan

Weird people follow you

“Weird people follow you in the streets, you can’t sit alone in a restaurant or a cafe and read a book in peace, and I think everybody values those moments of being alone.” – Winona Ryder

“Streets crowded with people strolling, or sitting at outdoor cafes. And always, talking, gesturing, singing, laughing. I liked Rome immediately.Everybody was a performer.” – Kirk Douglas

“A number of us had conversations with the Kerry campaign about what he was going to say about CAFE. What he told us was that he did not want to sacrifice jobs and that he wanted to work with the auto industry to achieve that goal.” – Jennifer Granholm

“We always knew how to honor fallen soldiers. They were killed for our sake, they went out on our mission. But how are we to mourn a random man killed in a terrorist attack while sitting in a cafe? How do you mourn a housewife who got on a bus and never returned?” – A. B. Yehoshua

“I want to go to culinary school because I love cooking. One day I’d love to open up a restaurant or cafe” – Mary-Kate Olsen

“But we must take other steps, such as increasing conservation, developing an ethanol industry, and increasing CAFE standards if we are to make our country safer by cutting our reliance on foreign oil.” – Jim Costa

“I lost in the second round of the French Open and had 10 days off. I went to the Hard Rock Cafe. It was exciting to be away from my parents, to stay in a hotel. Hotels at 17 meant freedom.” – Boris Becker

“A girl came in the cafe and sat by herself at a table near the window. She was very pretty with a face fresh as a newly minted coin if they minted coins in smooth flesh with rain-freshened skin, and her hair black as a crow’s wing and cut sharply and diagonally across her cheek.” – Ernest Hemingway

Cafe society is as old as

“Cafe society is as old as the hills. Starbucks and its imitators are the coffee face of the new man in a hurry.” – Ian Anderson

“Percy imagined what that would be like: getting an apartment in this tiny replica of Rome, protected by the legion and Terminus the OCD border god. He imagined holding hands with Annabeth at a cafe. Maybe when they were older, watching their own kid chase seagulls across the forum.” – Rick Riordan

“I was not only the first woman to become secretary of state, I was the first [U.S.] secretary of state of the 21st century. I was the first secretary of state to own a Web site, to visit Internet cafes, and to make Internet access a part of policy.” – Madeleine Albright

“Welsh is my mother tongue, and my children speak it. If you come and live in this community you’ll work out pretty quickly that it’s beneficial to learn the language, because if you’re going to the pub or a cafe you need to be a part of the local life.” – Bryn Terfel

“I love New York, it’s always been my home. It has everything – music, fashion, entertainment, impressive buildings, huge parks, street cafes. And it’s very international, with people from all over the world.” – Puff Daddy