Moving On Shopping Mall Quotes

“If you want to go to the mall, you have to take security. But it’s always cool. The kids are amazing.” – Aaliyah

“Once again, we come to the Holiday SCities may now bulldozeeason, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice.” – Dave Barry

We used to build civilizations.

“We used to build civilizations. Now we build shopping malls.” – Bill Bryson

“If we are to succeed, we must recognize that the community redevelopment is not solely the rehabilitation of housing, or putting a mall in the business strips.” – Jane Byrne

“If you spend fifteen minutes in a shopping mall, you will pass more people than our ancestors saw during their entire lifetimes.” – Rolf Dobelli

“America is a great disappointment to me. As I said in one of my books, other societies create civilisations; we build shopping malls.” – Bill Bryson

“Des Moines is like your typical American city; it’s just these concentric circles of malls, built outward from the city.” – Bill Bryson

“I don’t have any focus groups on talent and programming. If I need five people in a mall to be paid $40 to tell me how to do my job, I shouldn’t do my job.” – Roger Ailes

“It’s not like I’m hanging out at shopping malls or going to celebrity golf tournaments. I’m so in my own little world. I got my dog, my music, my brother, a couple of friends.” – Jared Leto

Cities may now bulldoze

“Cities may now bulldoze private citizens’ homes, farms and small businesses to make way for shopping malls or other developments.” – Bob Goodlatte

“I couldnt really relate to the fraternity or party scene, to the people out in the mall every day protesting one thing or another. I felt like there was no one I could relate to.” – Charlie Trotter

“The Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife, actually, was an effort to put something on the mall in Washington so American tourists could walk through America, and in their minds everything on the mall would be American” – Bernice Johnson Reagon

“I was singing in a mall, and I picked a girl to come up onstage with me. As I was grabbing her hand, I fell off the stage. It felt like I was in the air forever, flying like Superman.” – Aaron Carter

“Being in this business for as long as I’ve been in it, it’s sort of like living in a town or a city before the war and then after the war and then during the reconstruction and then during the time that it sprawls out to the malls.” – Carly Simon

“I choose the places I go to carefully and wisely. I’ll rarely go to a shopping mall anymore.” – Fran Drescher

“Like going to my favorite restaurant, it can sometimes get hard. I just can’t go to the mall.” – Hilary Duff

“Goth culture, as mired in the past as it is, even it goes through changes, so Goth when I was growing up is not what it is now. When I think of Goth culture as it is at the moment I think of mall culture.” – Jhonen Vasquez

Fans are my favorite thing

“Fans are my favorite thing in the world. I’ve never been the type of artist who has that line drawn between their friends and their fans. The line’s always been really blurred for me. I’ll hang out with them after the show. I’ll hang out with them before the show. If I see them in the mall, I’ll stand there and talk to them for 10 minutes.” – Taylor Swift

“I’ve been going to shopping malls since I was on General Hospital.” – Richard Simmons

“Unless you live in Indonesia, there should be several malls within five miles of your home. It makes no difference whatsoever which one you go to: Under federal law, all malls in the United States must have the same 42 chain stores.” – Dave Barry

“Well morning came, and it dressed the sky in a lovely yellow gown. Shopping malls are opening in that narrow hallway of downtown, filled with people who are shopping for their lovers and their friends, singing “I won’t ever be lonely again” – Conor Oberst

“Roads get wider and busier and less friendly to pedestrians. And all of the development based around cars, like big sprawling shopping malls. Everything seems to be designed for the benefit of the automobile and not the benefit of the human being.” – Bill Bryson

“I was shopping at my local mall in Dallas that I’ve gone to for like three years now. And everyone was like “Oh my God, who’s that? Who’s that?” And I was like whatever, because you know, there are like 20 people traveling with me. It’s like I have an entourage following me — which is so funny.” – Cheyenne Kimball

“I was in the shopping mall because that’s where I go lately. For the last couple of weeks, I’ve been going there every day, trying to figure out why people go there. It’s kind of a personal project.” – Stephen Chbosky

“Fans are my favorite thing in the world.” – Taylor Swift

Strip malls are history

“Strip malls are history.” – Jeff Bezos

“Lives with no more sense of spiritual meaning than that provided by shopping malls, ordinary television, and stagnant workplaces are barren lives indeed. Spirituality enriches culture.” – Marianne Williamson

“I don¬ít like going to the mall. I’m not really like the other girls. I just like to go out on the golf course and play. Golf is fun and feels really good.” – Michelle Wie

“Turn inward and say to yourself “I’m just gonna do it”. That mindset got me to where I am now. I look at the industry like it’s a giant mall, and I have a little store – this what I’m selling: I do stand-up, I’ve got a podcast, and occasionally I act.” – Bill Burr

“I love consumerism, TV culture, shopping malls. There’s nothing I’d ever buy, but I like being there. It’s wacky.” – John Lydon

“The only place I’m recognized is at the mall, because that’s where the teens are.” – Amy Lee

“Many of my friends back in New York and elsewhere have a glib or dismissive attitude toward Los Angeles. It’s a place of strip malls and traffic and not much else, in their opinion.” – Moby

“It’s not just NYU. There are days when I feel like I’m stranded in some upscale mall in Pasadena. Don’t even get me started on the insidious transformation of Bleecker Street!” – Jessica Hagedorn

I mean I constantly had

“I mean I constantly had security guards around me when I was younger and I wasn’t allowed to go to the mall with a lot of my friends and stuff like that. And so, when I finally was able to sneak out, I would just really, really take it to the next level.” – Nicole Richie

“Venice is the perfect place for a phase of art to die. No other city on earth embraces entropy quite like this magical floating mall.” – Jerry Saltz

“Nostalgia is, ‘Hey, remember the other mall that used to be there?'” – George Saunders

“If I was a freak of nature… Hell yeah I wanna do freak shows! I don’t wanna be applying for jobs at the mall.” – Doug Stanhope

“Every time you take a train, step into your car, walk into the shopping mall, go to the airport – every single time, something could happen. That’s how terrorism works.” – Ayaan Hirsi Ali

“God may have loved the common people, but a trip to any shopping mall suggests that He made far too many of them.” – Florence King