Quotations that match 'orleans'.

There's a great deal of disturbance in this country and how black feel about what happened in Katrina, and, you know, many of the comics, many of performers are in Las Vegas and New Orleans trying to raise money for what happened there. Michael Richards
[ Black Comics Country Deal Disturbance Feel Great Happened How Katrina Know Las Many Money New Orleans Performers Raise Trying Vegas]
I love New Orleans physically. I love the trees and the balmy air and the beautiful days. I have a beautiful house here. Anne Rice
[ Air Beautiful Days Here House Love New Orleans Physically Trees]
And I wound up in New Orleans for all those years and it was a great place, really a catalyst creatively. Jimmy Buffett
[ Catalyst Creatively Great New Orleans Place Really Those Up Wound Years]
We owe it to the flood victims of New Orleans to give them truthful answers as to why this event took place and to assure our citizens that tragedies like this will never happen again. Charles Rangel
[ Again Answers Assure Citizens Event Flood Give Happen Never New Orleans Our Owe Place Them Took Tragedies Truthful Victims Why Will]
In America, I would say New York and New Orleans are the two most interesting food towns. In New Orleans, they don't have a bad deli. There's no mediocrity accepted. Mario Batali Food
[ Accepted America Bad Deli Food Interesting Mediocrity Most New Orleans Say Towns Two Would York]
There are only two things: love, all sorts of love, with pretty girls, and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else ought to go, because everything else is ugly. Boris Vian
[ Because Duke Ellington Else Everything Girls Go Love Music New Only Orleans Ought Pretty Sorts Things Two Ugly]
Surely, if Mother Nature had been consulted, she would never have consented to building a city in New Orleans. Mortimer Zuckerman
[ Been Building City Consented Consulted Had Mother Nature Never New Orleans She Surely Would]
So while an incredible amount of progress has been made, on this fifth anniversary, I wanted to come here and tell the people of this city directly: My administration is going to stand with you - and fight alongside you - until the job is done. Until New Orleans is all the way back, all the way. Barack Obama
[ Administration Alongside Amount Anniversary Back Been City Come Directly Done Fifth Fight Going Here Incredible Job Made New Orleans Progress Stand Tell Until Wanted Way While]
If I had grown up in any place but New Orleans, I don't think my career would have taken off. I wouldn't have heard the music that was around this town. There was so much going on when I was a kid. Pete Fountain
[ Any Around Career Going Grown Had Heard Kid Much Music New Off Orleans Place Taken Think Town Up Would]
Invite the best and brightest to compete for a grand prize to come up with designs, including new zoning, building codes and so forth, for New Orleans that could make it safe from water, and let the state and city pick the plan that works best for Louisiana. Billy Tauzin
[ Best Brightest Building City Codes Come Compete Could Designs Forth Grand Including Invite Louisiana Make New Orleans Pick Plan Prize Safe State Up Water Works Zoning]
The inconveniences we faced within this state are minor compared to... New Orleans. Richard Burr
[ Compared Faced Inconveniences Minor New Orleans State Within]
To get to New Orleans you don't pass through anywhere else. That geographical location, being aloof, lets it hold onto the ritual of its own pace more than other places that have to keep up with the progress. Allen Toussaint
[ Aloof Anywhere Being Else Geographical Get Hold Keep Lets Location More New Onto Orleans Other Own Pace Pass Places Progress Ritual Than Through Up]
If New Orleans is allowed to die, a crucial part of the world's music heritage will disappear. Ray Davies
[ Allowed Crucial Die Disappear Heritage Music New Orleans Part Will World]
New Orleans is a city whose basic industry is the service industry. That's why it makes its money. That's - it brings people to the city. People come to the city and experience the wonders of this extraordinary city and everything else. The question is that, how do we create jobs which are the jobs that have pay, that - living wages? Danny Glover
[ Basic Brings City Come Create Else Everything Experience Extraordinary How Industry Jobs Living Makes Money New Orleans Pay Question Service Wages Which Whose Why Wonders]
About fifteen miles above New Orleans the river goes very slowly. It has broadened out there until it is almost a sea and the water is yellow with the mud of half a continent. Where the sun strikes it, it is golden. Frank Yerby
[ Above Almost Broadened Continent Fifteen Goes Golden Half Miles Mud New Orleans Out River Sea Slowly Strikes Sun Until Very Water Where Yellow]
My music is homegrown from the garden of New Orleans. Music is everything to me short of breathing. Music also has a role to lift you up - not to be escapist but to take you out of misery. Allen Toussaint
[ Also Breathing Escapist Everything Garden Homegrown Lift Misery Music New Orleans Out Role Short Take Up]
Like Venice, Italy, New Orleans is a cultural treasure. And everyone who lived in the city should be allowed to come back. But that doesn't mean that they all should live in exactly the same spot that they lived before. Ed McMahon
[ Allowed Back Before City Come Cultural Everyone Exactly Italy Live Lived Mean New Orleans Same Should Spot Treasure Venice]
So the mayor of New Orleans would have used his own buses had the people had been white? Sean Hannity
[ Been Buses Had His Mayor New Orleans Own Used White Would]
What is interesting in this is the exchange of music that occurred between New Orleans and Cuba, I mean, they had ferries that would go from one port to another. Ruben Blades
[ Another Between Cuba Exchange Go Had Interesting Mean Music New Occurred Orleans Port Would]
Creole is New Orleans city food. Communities were created by the people who wanted to stay and not go back to Spain or France. Paul Prudhomme
[ Back City Communities Created Creole Food France Go New Orleans Spain Stay Wanted Were]
I think the idea that you can go this alone is - was a huge mistake. And unfortunately, there was a price paid in terms of suffering and pain for people in New Orleans. Michael Chertoff
[ Alone Go Huge Idea Mistake New Orleans Paid Pain Price Suffering Terms Think Unfortunately]
The New Orleans I knew ain't no more. Michael Davis
[ Knew More New Orleans]
The people who couldn't get out of New Orleans to escape the storm were predominantly Black. Charles Rangel
[ Black Escape Get New Orleans Out Predominantly Storm Were]
This rebuilding of New Orleans gives us the perfect opportunity to see if we're ready to extend the legacy of Dr. King. Wynton Marsalis
[ Dr Extend Gives King Legacy New Opportunity Orleans Perfect Ready Rebuilding See Us]
And if citizens of New Orleans who are really contemplating coming back heard that we're really intent upon making the place secure again - regardless of whether the levees held or not - then I think a rebuilding process would really take shape. Billy Tauzin
[ Again Back Citizens Coming Contemplating Heard Held Intent Levees Making New Orleans Place Process Really Rebuilding Regardless Secure Shape Take Then Think Upon Whether Would]
You can't vote that water out of the city of New Orleans. Russel Honore
[ City New Orleans Out Vote Water]
What, other than injustice, could be the reason that the displaced citizens of New Orleans cannot be accommodated by the richest nation in the world? Wynton Marsalis
[ Accommodated Cannot Citizens Could Displaced Injustice Nation New Orleans Other Reason Richest Than World]
New Orleans has to learn to live with water rather than in fear of water, and we need a master plan that shows us how to do this. It's so critical that we send a signal to everyone in the country that we're serious about rebuilding New Orleans. Billy Tauzin
[ Country Critical Everyone Fear How Learn Live Master Need New Orleans Plan Rather Rebuilding Send Serious Shows Signal Than Us Water]
Coltrane came to New Orleans one day and he was talking about the jazz scene. And Coltrane mentions that the problem with jazz was that there were too few groups. Branford Marsalis
[ Came Coltrane Day Few Groups Jazz Mentions New Orleans Problem Scene Talking Too Were]
I started in New Orleans music and played all through the history of jazz. Steve Lacy
[ History Jazz Music New Orleans Played Started Through]
The grand jury, composed of 12 eminent New Orleans citizens, heard our evidence and indicted the defendant for participation in a conspiracy to assassinate John Kennedy. Jim Garrison
[ Assassinate Citizens Composed Conspiracy Defendant Eminent Evidence Grand Heard Indicted John Jury Kennedy New Orleans Our Participation]
Places I've lived since then had to have some kind of uniqueness and character about them. And logically Key West, and then Down Island. So, all of that stuff sort of had it's roots in New Orleans and went crazy. Jimmy Buffett
[ Character Crazy Down Had Island Key Kind Lived Logically New Orleans Places Roots Since Some Sort Stuff Them Then Uniqueness Went West]
I certainly wanted to write a book that was honest about New Orleans without explaining it to death, so much so that the first draft contained references absolutely incomprehensible to anyone who hasn't lived here for several years. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Absolutely Anyone Book Certainly Contained Death Draft Explaining First Hasn Here Honest Incomprehensible Lived Much New Orleans References Several Wanted Without Write Years]
I'm really getting to appreciate traditional jazz now - the New Orleans stuff - a lot more than I did before. John Goodman
[ Appreciate Before Did Getting Jazz Lot More New Now Orleans Really Stuff Than Traditional]
The biggest challenge in New Orleans has been to find workers who can climb a ladder after lunch. Harry Anderson
[ After Been Biggest Challenge Climb Find Ladder Lunch New Orleans Workers]
I was born in New Orleans, and I wasn't allowed to go to the movies. Kitty Carlisle
[ Allowed Born Go Movies New Orleans]
We closed the restaurant in New Orleans and brought the entire staff to San Francisco. But we had to go home. Paul Prudhomme
[ Brought Closed Entire Francisco Go Had Home New Orleans Restaurant San Staff]
We have to shore this thing up like a New Orleans levy. Richard Carlson
[ Levy New Orleans Shore Thing Up]
It's important to address young people in the reopening of New Orleans. In rebuilding, let's revisit the potential of American democracy and American glory. Wynton Marsalis
[ Address American Democracy Glory Important New Orleans Potential Rebuilding Revisit Young]
You know, for 300 years it's been kind of the same. There are restaurants in New Orleans that the menu hasn't changed in 125 years, so how is one going to change or evolve the food? Emeril Lagasse
[ Been Change Changed Evolve Food Going Hasn How Kind Know Menu New Orleans Restaurants Same Years]
It's hard to believe President George Bush gave a speech in New Orleans about disaster recovery and failed to mention the word 'farm' or the word 'rural.' Jim Hightower
[ Believe Bush Disaster Failed Farm Gave George Hard Mention New Orleans President Recovery Rural Speech Word]
The condition in New Orleans was changing every day. I said, why don't we appropriate another $10 billion, come back and look at the situation, and do another $10 billion every week, or every 10 days? Lynn Westmoreland
[ Another Appropriate Back Billion Changing Come Condition Day Days Every Look New Orleans Said Situation Week Why]
There could have been more planning in New Orleans, but you look at all the devastation that happened there - have we gotten to 3,000 deaths yet? For that magnitude of a disaster, that's not all that bad. John Hickenlooper
[ Bad Been Could Deaths Devastation Disaster Gotten Happened Look Magnitude More New Orleans Planning Yet]
Watching the scenes out of New Orleans, if you turn down the sound it could be the Sudan or any Third World country. But it's not. it's the United States of America. Al Roker
[ America Any Could Country Down New Orleans Out Scenes Sound States Sudan Third Turn United Watching World]
Venice, Italy, survives 365 days out of every year in water; New Orleans can survive a few days of water if it has to. Billy Tauzin
[ Days Every Few Italy New Orleans Out Survive Survives Venice Water Year]
Yeah, I think A Confederacy of Dunces is probably the perfect New Orleans book. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Book Confederacy Dunces New Orleans Perfect Probably Think Yeah]
I have been robbed of three million dollars all told. Everyone today is playing my stuff and I don't even get credit. Kansas City style, Chicago style, New Orleans style hell, they're all Jelly Roll style. Jelly Roll Morton
[ Been Chicago City Credit Dollars Even Everyone Get Hell Jelly Kansas Million New Orleans Playing Robbed Roll Stuff Style Three Today Told]
For a while I was living in New Orleans for like 4, 5 years. I had just come back to town. Delta Burke
[ Back Come Had Just Living New Orleans Town While Years]
I suppose when I was a kid, and I went to movies, and later went to some plays on my own when I got a little older, in New Orleans, where I was living then, I zeroed in on the actor. Ray Walston
[ Actor Got Kid Later Little Living Movies New Older Orleans Own Plays Some Suppose Then Went Where]
New Orleans. Born and raised. I lived there until I was 19. Patricia Clarkson
[ Born Lived New Orleans Raised Until]
The immediate, highest priority need, in my humble opinion, is that we build quickly the interim structures that can channel water away from population and businesses in the New Orleans area. Billy Tauzin
[ Area Away Build Businesses Channel Highest Humble Immediate Interim Need New Opinion Orleans Population Priority Quickly Structures Water]
There's a difference between the blues of the New Orleans guys and anyone else and the difference is in a chord, but I can't figure the name of it. It's a different chord, and they all make it. Jimmy Rushing
[ Anyone Between Blues Chord Difference Different Else Figure Guys Make Name New Orleans]
And we live in a French Quarter a lot of the time, in New Orleans. And the camaraderie of everybody there. Everybody takes care of each other. Delta Burke
[ Camaraderie Care Each Everybody French Live Lot New Orleans Other Quarter Takes Time]
New Orleans may well have been the most liberal Deep South city in 1954 because of its large Creole population, the influence of the French, and its cosmopolitan atmosphere. Constance Baker Motley
[ Atmosphere Because Been City Cosmopolitan Creole Deep French Influence Large Liberal May Most New Orleans Population South Well]
The rebuilding of New Orleans is an important point in the history of the United States. Wynton Marsalis
[ History Important New Orleans Point Rebuilding States United]
New Orleans cuisine is Creole rather than Cajun. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Creole Cuisine New Orleans Rather Than]
The most interesting place I've gone on location was New Orleans. Taryn Manning
[ Gone Interesting Location Most New Orleans Place]
There's nothing like New Orleans. When it comes back, it will be a tremendous highlight for America. Peter Max
[ America Back Comes Highlight New Nothing Orleans Tremendous Will]
I had a really good time in New Orleans, although I had some very tragic times in Baton Rouge. Some guys beat me up and threw my horn away. 'Cause I had a beard, then, and long hair like the Beatles. Ornette Coleman
[ Although Away Baton Beard Beat Beatles Cause Good Guys Had Hair Horn Long New Orleans Really Rouge Some Then Threw Time Times Tragic Up Very]
And you find as a writer there are certain spots on the planet where you write better than others, and I believe in that. And New Orleans is one of them. Jimmy Buffett
[ Believe Better Certain Find New Orleans Others Planet Spots Than Them Where Write Writer]
My father's record collection was full of New Orleans music of all kinds. I used to listen to the radio in New York, and all there was on it at the time was Madonna and Michael Jackson, so it sort of passed me by. Madeleine Peyroux
[ Collection Father Full Jackson Kinds Listen Madonna Michael Music New Orleans Passed Radio Record Sort Time Used York]
In '71 or '72 I returned to New Orleans and stayed there. I started cooking Louisiana food. Of all the things I had cooked, it was the best-and it was my heritage. Paul Prudhomme
[ Cooked Cooking Food Had Heritage Louisiana New Orleans Returned Started Stayed Things]
There's no way New Orleans will ever be the city it was. I think it will have half the population. They may create a sort of Disneyland at the French Quarter for tourists. The rest I don't know. Geraldo Rivera
[ City Create Disneyland Ever French Half Know May New Orleans Population Quarter Rest Sort Think Tourists Way Will]
My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Black Dad Eventually Instrument Listening Loved Music New Orleans Play Singers Wanted]
New Orleans life is such a night life. The thing that comes up very often is that our day essentially doesn't start until midnight or 2 in the morning. Robert Asprin
[ Comes Day Essentially Life Midnight Morning New Night Often Orleans Our Start Such Thing Until Up Very]
Well I went to New Orleans to cover the jazz festival for Trio, it's this new arts channel, it's really great. Amy Sedaris
[ Arts Channel Cover Festival Great Jazz New Orleans Really Trio Well Went]