Quotations that match 'brooklyn'.

I grew up in Brooklyn. Johnny Kelly
[ Brooklyn Grew Up]
I have made all my films for my children with the exception of my first film because my oldest daughter wasn't born when I was making the film about the Brooklyn Bridge. Ken Burns
[ Because Born Bridge Brooklyn Children Daughter Exception Film Films First Made Making Oldest]
I'm from Brooklyn. I grew up very poor- seven people, four rooms. My dad had no education. Peter Criss
[ Brooklyn Dad Education Four Grew Had Rooms Seven Up Very]
And so there I was living in California from Brooklyn, New York, and it was this whole new world for me and I was meeting vegetarians. I thought, let me try this vegetarian thing. I got really into that. Warren Cuccurullo
[ Brooklyn California Got Into Living Meeting New Really Thing Thought Try Vegetarian Vegetarians Whole World York]
You do not send me to Brooklyn to get a cheesecake and then I come back and you're gone. Brandy Norwood
[ Back Brooklyn Cheesecake Come Get Gone Send Then]
I learned a great deal doing Brooklyn Bridge. I was able to take a giant step into the terrible reality that was then. We saw the cattle cars that took folks away. Just knowing it was real, it would be impossible not to feel. Marion Ross
[ Able Away Bridge Brooklyn Cars Cattle Deal Doing Feel Folks Giant Great Impossible Into Just Knowing Learned Real Reality Saw Step Take Terrible Then Took Would]
In Manhattan, and its true on some level till this day; its a whole different mentality from the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens, which I didn't know at the time - because you basically just know your neighborhood. Kool Moe Dee
[ Basically Because Bronx Brooklyn Day Different Just Know Level Manhattan Mentality Neighborhood Queens Some Till Time True Which Whole Your]
I grew up to the sound of live music in our Brooklyn household. Tony Visconti
[ Brooklyn Grew Household Live Music Our Sound Up]
I was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker, put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in Brooklyn so I would have food on the table. But she taught me as I walked her to the subway that life is about not where you start, but where you're going. That's family values. Al Sharpton Mom
[ Brooklyn Cleaning Domestic Family Floors Food Going Her Life Made Mother Pocketbook Put Raised Ride Scrub She Single Start Subway Table Taught Used Values Walked Way Where Worker Would]
By then I was in Brooklyn and drank my way through that summer. I stopped when I got sick of that and got a job at the Strand bookstore, which was a little better than the tax job. Robert Quine
[ Better Bookstore Brooklyn Drank Got Job Little Sick Stopped Strand Summer Tax Than Then Through Way Which]
Brooklyn was the most wonderful city a man could play in, and the fans there were the most loyal there were. Pee Wee Reese
[ Brooklyn City Could Fans Loyal Man Most Play Were Wonderful]
Scientists are people who build the Brooklyn Bridge and then buy it. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Bridge Brooklyn Build Buy Scientists Then]
What I love about Brooklyn is there are more wonderful little joints than anywhere. Arthur Schwartz
[ Anywhere Brooklyn Joints Little Love More Than Wonderful]
I was a prosecutor in Brooklyn in the homicide division and then as a senior assistant district attorney. Star Jones
[ Assistant Attorney Brooklyn District Division Homicide Prosecutor Senior Then]
I was raised in Brooklyn, and I lived there for 59 years. Herbie Mann
[ Brooklyn Lived Raised Years]
Brooklyn is not the easiest place to grow up in, although I wouldn't change that experience for anything. Neil Diamond
[ Although Anything Brooklyn Change Easiest Experience Grow Place Up]
I had taken on the color of the climate around me and had driven back all the emotion that rose from the Brooklyn streets so that I could belong to the exclusive club of Congress. Emanuel Celler
[ Around Back Belong Brooklyn Climate Club Color Congress Could Driven Emotion Exclusive Had Rose Streets Taken]
If I wasn't bound to Brooklyn, due to my own personal reasons like taking care of my mother and the fact that this is where the band is based, I would probably move to Iceland. Peter Steele
[ Band Based Bound Brooklyn Care Due Fact Iceland Mother Move Own Personal Probably Reasons Taking Where Would]
Even though I grew up as a Sephardic Jew in Brooklyn where we ate Syrian food and went to temple, it was still America. Isaac Mizrahi
[ America Ate Brooklyn Even Food Grew Jew Still Syrian Temple Though Up Went Where]
I am from Brooklyn, NY, so we could not have many pets, but I always had at least two dogs. Connie Stevens
[ Always Am Brooklyn Could Dogs Had Least Many Ny Pets Two]
After a subsequent interview at Brooklyn Poly, I was hired, and life as a fully independent researcher began. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ After Began Brooklyn Fully Hired Independent Interview Life Researcher Subsequent]
It's a nice neighborhood, like the one I left. My home borough is Brooklyn and Queens. Anthony Weiner
[ Brooklyn Home Left Neighborhood Nice Queens]
Gleason used to rack balls for me when he was a kid in Brooklyn and in Long Island. Minnesota Fats
[ Balls Brooklyn Gleason Island Kid Long Rack Used]
My childhood here... was very limited. So it was a long, long time before I actually went out to Brooklyn. Frank McCourt
[ Actually Before Brooklyn Childhood Here Limited Long Out Time Very Went]
I have some Russian friends. But probably only 10 percent. I don't hang out usually in the big Russian communities in Brooklyn and New Jersey. Mikhail Baryshnikov
[ Big Brooklyn Communities Friends Hang Jersey New Only Out Percent Probably Russian Some Usually]
I went to Brooklyn College and met this beautiful Jewish girl named Merle, with dark hair, exotic looking and brilliant. So we got married and had three children. Dominic Chianese
[ Beautiful Brilliant Brooklyn Children College Dark Exotic Girl Got Had Hair Jewish Looking Married Merle Met Named Three Went]
My uncle and my grandfather both worked in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Dave Van Ronk
[ Both Brooklyn Grandfather Navy Uncle Worked Yard]
And when we used to play and fight in the streets in Brooklyn and I would get hurt or something, my mother would always come out and save me. So that sort of postponed the inevitable about getting a good beating, without having somebody to come and save you. Sanford I. Weill
[ Always Beating Brooklyn Come Fight Get Getting Good Having Hurt Inevitable Mother Out Play Postponed Save Somebody Something Sort Streets Used Without Would]
I was unaware of the dispute in Brooklyn. I would never knowingly wear any clothes or support any company who produced clothing with alleged wage and labor violations. Shakira
[ Alleged Any Brooklyn Clothes Clothing Company Dispute Knowingly Labor Never Produced Support Unaware Violations Wage Wear Would]
When I went to Brooklyn in 1948 Jackie Robinson was at the height of his brilliant career. Ernie Harwell
[ Brilliant Brooklyn Career Height His Jackie Robinson Went]
I went to an art school in Brooklyn and painted Fine Art, if that's what you'd call it for eight years in New York, until I saw the first underground comics in the East Village Other. Bill Griffith
[ Art Brooklyn Call Comics East Eight Fine First New Other Painted Saw School Underground Until Village Went Years York]
I'm just a simple kid from Brooklyn who landed into the most enchanted lifestyle imaginable. Michael Musto
[ Brooklyn Enchanted Imaginable Into Just Kid Landed Lifestyle Most Simple]
I'm a Brooklyn boy. I was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised there, and spent most of my childhood there. Robert Jay Lifton
[ Born Boy Brooklyn Childhood Most New Raised Spent York]
The job at Brooklyn is interesting because Brooklyn reflects what happened to university art departments everywhere. It might be the worst department now, and yet at one point it was the best in the country. Ad Reinhardt
[ Art Because Best Brooklyn Country Department Departments Everywhere Happened Interesting Job Might Now Point Reflects University Worst Yet]
When it was over, I was so happy, I felt like crying. I wanted to win this one for Casey. After what I did in Brooklyn, he could have forgotten about me and who would blame him? But he gave me another chance and I'm grateful. Don Larsen
[ After Another Blame Brooklyn Casey Chance Could Crying Did Felt Forgotten Gave Grateful Happy Him Over Wanted Win Would]
Also, I preached to gangs on the streets of Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx - and miracles began to happen. David Wilkerson
[ Also Began Bronx Brooklyn Gangs Happen Manhattan Miracles Preached Streets]
Lacey didn't like it, even though he was born here, I understand. I mean, he was born in Brooklyn. He told the staff that they better prepare themselves to say goodbye to some of their friends. Sydney Schanberg
[ Better Born Brooklyn Even Friends Goodbye Here Lacey Mean Prepare Say Some Staff Their Themselves Though Told Understand]
The Brooklyn Dodgers had a no hitter last night. Bob Dole
[ Brooklyn Dodgers Had Hitter Last Night]
I've chosen not to live in Hollywood, and instead I live in Brooklyn, New York. It's how I like to live. I'd rather hang out with my kids and family when I'm not working. Going to premieres is not my idea of a fun night out. Jennifer Connelly
[ Brooklyn Chosen Family Fun Going Hang Hollywood How Idea Instead Kids Live New Night Out Premieres Rather Working York]
I'm shooting in Brooklyn, we've got all kinds of crap going on, and I'm all alone now in a big hotel suite that you can't believe the size of it and a thing sticks in my foot and I just think it's the funniest thing that's ever happened to me. Danny DeVito
[ Alone Believe Big Brooklyn Crap Ever Foot Funniest Going Got Happened Hotel Just Kinds Now Shooting Size Sticks Suite Thing Think]
He came to the States in 1963, I think with a view to making up with my mother, but that didn't work. He came for three weeks, and drank his way all over Brooklyn. And went back... I went to his funeral in Belfast. Frank McCourt
[ Back Belfast Brooklyn Came Drank Funeral His Making Mother Over States Think Three Up View Way Weeks Went Work]
Well when I was young, when I was very young, when I was a little boy I don't remember the music I heard, but there was an article in the Brooklyn Daily written by my Aunt about how I could choose phonograph records. Elliott Carter
[ Article Aunt Boy Brooklyn Choose Could Daily Heard How Little Music Phonograph Records Remember Very Well Written Young]
Able Danger was a top-secret military planning operation, established in '99 by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to identify cells of al-Qaida worldwide and to take out al Qaida terrorists. They identified five cells worldwide, one of them in Brooklyn. Curt Weldon
[ Able Al Al-Qaida Brooklyn Cells Chairman Chiefs Danger Established Five Identified Identify Joint Military Operation Out Planning Qaida Staff Take Terrorists Them Worldwide]
I think that my interpretation of Italian was a lot more southern than what my husband cooks. You know, I grew up in Queens and in Brooklyn, and we - really, it's more southern. It's Naples and Sicily. It's heavier. It's over-spiced. And like most Americans, I thought spaghetti and meatballs was genius. Debi Mazar
[ Americans Brooklyn Cooks Genius Grew Heavier Husband Interpretation Italian Know Lot More Most Queens Really Sicily Southern Spaghetti Than Think Thought Up]
My youngest son, who is now the drummer in my band, lives in Brooklyn. My oldest son is about to move out to California, and my daughters are both out of town. Herbie Mann
[ Band Both Brooklyn California Daughters Drummer Lives Move Now Oldest Out Son Town Youngest]
I've lived most of my life in Manhattan, but as close as Brooklyn is to Manhattan, there are people who live there who have been to Manhattan maybe once or twice. Ellen Burstyn
[ Been Brooklyn Close Life Live Lived Manhattan Maybe Most Once Twice]