Streets Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old streets quotes, streets sayings, and streets proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Easy street is a blind alley. Wilson Mizner
The language of the street is always strong. Ralph Waldo Emerson
The streets were dark with something more than night. Raymond Chandler
The street is full of humiliations to the proud. Ralph Waldo Emerson
In the street, the gaze of desire is furtive or menacing. Mason Cooley
The roaring street is hung for miles With fierce electric fire. William Vaughn Moody
By the streets of 'by and by,' one arrives at the house of 'never'. Miguel de Cervantes
The magic of the street is the mingling of the errand and the epiphany. Rebecca Solnit
The streets are full of admirable craftsmen, but so few practical dreamers. Man Ray
In the street, your mouth's a beak, big like a bird, and your future's bleak. Kool Moe Dee
In the streets the children screamed. The lovers cried, and the poets dreamed Don McLean
The streets of Vienna are paved with culture, the streets of other cities with asphalt. Karl Kraus
On the streets, unrequited love and death go together almost as often as in Shakespeare. Scott Turow
What is a street? It is where the living weep, where the dead go off in silence to their peace. William Saroyan
A street that you have never visited is a book that you have never read! You never know what you are missing! Mehmet Murat ildan
The street is the river of life of the city, the place where we come together, the pathway to the center. William H. Whyte
An empty street sucks your fullness; a full street fills your emptiness! Mehmet Murat ildan
Go into the street, and give one man a lecture on morality, and another a shilling, and see which will respect you most. Samuel Johnson
The streets of London have their map, but our passions are uncharted. What are you going to meet if you turn this corner? Virginia Woolf
In violent streets and broken homes, the cry of anguished souls is not for more laws but for more conscience and character. Cal Thomas
Walking the streets of Charleston in the late afternoons of August was like walking through gauze or inhaling damaged silk. Pat Conroy
The street is a room by agreement. Louis Kahn
The street has its own use for things. William Gibson
The streets of hell are paved with good intentions. Shania Twain
Every path, every street in the world is your walking meditation path. Nhat Hanh
A street in Constantinople is a picture which one ought to see once-not oftener. Mark Twain
A dead end street is a good place to turn around. Naomi Judd
On the streets, hanging out with the fellows, there are things you learn that no book can teach you. Ramon Rodriguez
There are streets to enjoy, there are streets to wander aimlessly and also there are streets to contemplate! Mehmet Murat ildan
A street full of shadows will teach you what life is much better than the street full of lights! Mehmet Murat ildan