Quotations that match 'tourist'.

We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars. Anatole Broyard War
[ History Irony Tourists Wars Win]
The elephants were being slaughtered in masses. Some were even killed in the vicinity of big tourist hotels. Richard Leakey
[ Being Big Elephants Even Hotels Killed Masses Slaughtered Some Tourist Vicinity Were]
I have come to the conclusion that the major part of the work of a President is to increase the gate receipts of expositions and fairs and bring tourists to town. William Howard Taft
[ Bring Come Conclusion Fairs Gate Increase Major Part President Receipts Tourists Town Work]
I hope I'm not a tourist attraction - I'm sure that they come here really because St. Andrews is just amazing, a beautiful place. Prince William
[ Amazing Andrews Attraction Beautiful Because Come Here Hope Just Place Really St Sure Tourist]
The tourist who moves about to see and hear and open himself to all the influences of the places which condense centuries of human greatness is only a man in search of excellence. Max Lerner
[ Centuries Condense Excellence Greatness Hear Himself Human Influences Man Moves Only Open Places Search See Tourist Which]
But the Spain which emerged around 1960, beginning with its economic miracle, created by the invasion of tourists, can no longer result in impassioned dedication on the part of its intellectuals, and even less on the part of foreign intellectuals. Juan Goytisolo
[ Around Beginning Created Dedication Economic Emerged Even Foreign Impassioned Intellectuals Invasion Less Longer Miracle Part Result Spain Tourists Which]
After 13 years of life on the half shell in Hollywood, I have made a trip where I wasn't a tourist. Edgar Bergen
[ After Half Hollywood Life Made Shell Tourist Trip Where Years]
The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes "sight-seeing." Daniel J. Boorstin Travel
[ Active Adventure Expects Experience Goes Happen Him Interesting Passive Search Strenuously Things Tourist Traveler Went]
Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going. Paul Theroux Travel
[ Been Going Know Tourists Travelers Where]
Terri and her mother arrived. She was obviously a dedicated stage mother because she was loaded down with camera equipment, looking like a Japanese tourist. Audrey Meadows
[ Arrived Because Camera Dedicated Down Equipment Her Japanese Loaded Looking Mother Obviously She Stage Terri Tourist]
Carloads of tourists would photograph the family mailbox, and there was weird mail, death threats. Henry Thomas
[ Death Family Mail Photograph Threats Tourists Weird Would]
The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see. Gilbert K. Chesterton Travel
[ Come See Sees Tourist Traveler]
To supply people for ages in camps makes no sense... you have to rebuild that cabana that they rent out to tourists on the weekend. They need help getting their fields repaired and their boats repaired. Sam Worthington
[ Ages Boats Camps Fields Getting Help Makes Need Out Rebuild Rent Repaired Sense Supply Their Tourists Weekend]
It's tourists in New York. Everything is geared towards that. It's so hard on Broadway now for them to get people in there. They have to compete with so many other entertainments, so they have to bring a star in which puts people there out of work. Delta Burke
[ Bring Broadway Compete Entertainments Everything Geared Get Hard Many New Now Other Out Puts Star Them Tourists Towards Which Work York]
Well, it was just, the bars was all just like the bamboo roofs and everything. You know. As I say, to me, it's completely spoiled all, all these places now. Make them all just tourist traps. David Walker
[ Bamboo Bars Completely Everything Just Know Make Now Places Roofs Say Spoiled Them These Tourist Traps Well]
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
[ Actually America American Could Effort Everything Festival Mall Minds Put Smithsonian Something Their Through Tourists Walk Washington Would]
Yeah, I had an idea to make a very scary movie, based on a kind of serial murderer that preys on tourists. Brian De Palma
[ Based Had Idea Kind Make Movie Murderer Preys Scary Serial Tourists Very Yeah]
In the middle ages people were tourists because of their religion, whereas now they are tourists because tourism is their religion. Robert Runcie
[ Ages Because Middle Now Religion Their Tourism Tourists Were Whereas]
The world does not need tourists who ride by in a bus clucking their tongues. The world as it is needs those who will love it enough to change it, with what they have, where they are. Robert Fulghum
[ Bus Change Does Enough Love Need Needs Ride Their Those Tongues Tourists Where Will World]
After I convinced them that I was a harmless novelist, I actually got them to give me a tour of the harem - which is usually off limits for tourists. Dorothy Dunnett
[ Actually After Convinced Give Got Harem Harmless Limits Novelist Off Them Tour Tourists Usually Which]
The Broadway audience is made up of a greater percentage of tourists now. There's not nearly as much variety and danger and challenge in what's being offered. John Lithgow
[ Audience Being Broadway Challenge Danger Greater Made Much Nearly Now Offered Percentage Tourists Up Variety]
I read about this hotel that was great, down in the south of the island, not in a touristy area. I had no particular desire ever to go to Jamaica, but I thought, what the hell? Sounds nice. Let's go! Jeremy Northam
[ Area Desire Down Ever Go Great Had Hell Hotel Island Jamaica Nice Particular Read Sounds South Thought]
The worst thing about being a tourist is having other tourists recognize you as a tourist. Russell Baker
[ Being Having Other Recognize Thing Tourist Tourists Worst]
I miss my family, and I like being a tourist when I go back. Tim Roth
[ Back Being Family Go Miss Tourist]
Prayer for many is like a foreign land. When we go there, we go as tourists. Like most tourists, we feel uncomfortable and out of place. Like most tourists, we therefore move on before too long and go somewhere else. Robert McAfee Brown
[ Before Else Feel Foreign Go Land Long Many Most Move Out Place Prayer Somewhere Therefore Too Tourists Uncomfortable]
I'm not a good tourist, I don't like tourism. Joe Sacco
[ Good Tourism Tourist]
I will not be just a tourist in the world of images, just watching images passing by which I cannot live in, make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy. Anais Nin
[ Cannot Ecstasy Images Joy Just Live Love Make Passing Permanent Possess Sources Tourist Watching Which Will World]
Since both its national products, snow and chocolate, melt, the cuckoo clock was invented solely in order to give tourists something solid to remember it by. Alan Coren
[ Both Chocolate Clock Give Invented Melt National Order Products Remember Since Snow Solely Solid Something Tourists]
I quit flying years ago. I don't want to die with tourists. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Ago Die Flying Quit Tourists Want Years]
The camera makes everyone a tourist in other people's reality, and eventually in one's own. Susan Sontag
[ Camera Eventually Everyone Makes Other Own Reality Tourist]
I represent central Florida, which depends on tourists for its economic survival. We need people to be able to get to the State and enjoy it. Corrine Brown
[ Able Central Depends Economic Enjoy Florida Get Need Represent State Survival Tourists Which]
The tourist transports his own values and demands to his destinations and implants them like an infectious disease, decimating whatever values existed before. Arthur Erickson
[ Before Demands Destinations Disease Existed His Implants Infectious Own Them Tourist Transports Values Whatever]
My writing is a combination of three elements. The first is travel: not travel like a tourist, but travel as exploration. The second is reading literature on the subject. The third is reflection. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Combination Elements Exploration First Literature Reading Reflection Second Subject Third Three Tourist Travel Writing]
We just kind saw the images and knew the cliches, so to have the opportunity to go there and learn something about Russian music and about Russian people and to see things apart from being a tourist. Marc Almond
[ Apart Being Cliches Go Images Just Kind Knew Learn Music Opportunity Russian Saw See Something Things Tourist]
My only failure was the restaurant in Myrtle Beach. I kept it open for four years. It was in a tourist town, it was only busy four and half, five months of the year. But the bills kept coming all year. Mickey Gilley
[ Beach Bills Busy Coming Failure Five Four Half Kept Months Only Open Restaurant Tourist Town Year Years]
They read their sports pages, know their statistics and either root like hell or boo our butts off. I love it. Give me vocal fans, pro or con, over the tourist types who show up in Houston or Montreal and just sit there. Mike Schmidt
[ Boo Butts Con Either Fans Give Hell Houston Just Know Love Montreal Off Our Over Pages Pro Read Root Show Sit Sports Statistics Their Tourist Types Up Vocal]
I wanted to go back to Sun. Unfortunately, most of the gear is gone from Sun. The way I take it now, it's almost like a tourist destination. So, it would have been pretty difficult to have brought all the gear into Sun to make it like it was in the '50's. Brian Setzer
[ Almost Back Been Brought Destination Difficult Gear Go Gone Into Make Most Now Pretty Sun Take Tourist Unfortunately Wanted Way Would]
We are each other's seventh largest trading partner, we are the fifth largest investor there and likewise, we have a lot of exchanges between political leaders, businessmen, tourists and school children too. Sellapan Ramanathan
[ Between Businessmen Children Each Exchanges Fifth Investor Largest Leaders Likewise Lot Other Partner Political School Seventh Too Tourists Trading]
I did not feel 'evil' when I wrote advertisements for Puerto Rico. They helped attract industry and tourists to a country which had been living on the edge of starvation for 400 years. David Ogilvy
[ Advertisements Attract Been Country Did Edge Evil Feel Had Helped Industry Living Puerto Rico Starvation Tourists Which Wrote Years]
I don't mind being a tourist at all, and a gawker. I just walk around. Ann Robinson
[ Around Being Just Mind Tourist Walk]
The tourist may complain of other tourists, but he would be lost without them. Agnes Repplier
[ Complain Lost May Other Them Tourist Tourists Without Would]
With everything it has to offer, Las Vegas is an obvious destination for tourists, as proven by the over 40 million visitors the city welcomes per year. Jon Porter
[ City Destination Everything Las Million Obvious Offer Over Per Proven Tourists Vegas Visitors Welcomes Year]
How many people have a family grave in the backyard? I'm sure I'll end up there, or I'll shrink my head and put it in a glass box in the living room. I'll get more tourists to Graceland that way. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Backyard Box End Family Get Glass Grave Head How Living Many More Put Room Shrink Sure Tourists Up Way]
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]
I can't tell you how much I love Target and Costco, that kind of culture, because it's something I never felt a part of. I've always felt like a tourist because I have never fit in anywhere. Augusten Burroughs
[ Always Anywhere Because Culture Felt Fit How Kind Love Much Never Part Something Target Tell Tourist]
The British tourist is always happy abroad as long as the natives are waiters. Robert Morley
[ Abroad Always British Happy Long Natives Tourist Waiters]
The average tourist wants to go to places where there are no tourists. Sam Ewing
[ Average Go Places Tourist Tourists Wants Where]
In fact, Tibet is one of the most popular European tourist attraction of asia. Alex Chiu
[ Asia Attraction European Fact Most Popular Tibet Tourist]
The People's Republic of China has not yet reached the military might of the Soviet Empire. It requires a little more time and a little more infusion of Western aid, loans, technology and the hard currency of our tourists. Barbara Amiel
[ Aid China Currency Empire Hard Infusion Little Loans Might Military More Our Reached Republic Requires Soviet Technology Time Tourists Western Yet]
I am leaving the town to the invaders: increasingly numerous, mediocre, dirty, badly behaved, shameless tourists. Brigitte Bardot
[ Am Badly Behaved Dirty Increasingly Invaders Leaving Mediocre Numerous Shameless Tourists Town]