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Microcosm Quotes

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Los Angeles is a microcosm of the United States.
If L.A.
falls, the country falls.
- Ice T

Sports are a microcosm of society.
- Billie Jean King (tennis player)

In some sense man is a microcosm of the universe;
therefore what man is,
is a clue to the universe.
We are enfolded in the universe.
- David Bohm

Well, today, the diocese is more than ever a microcosm.
- Rowan D. Williams

 

It's thrilling.
There's birth and death and frustration and victory in raising horses.
It's like a little microcosm of life is built into
the short lives of these creatures.
- John Phillips

Sports is human life in microcosm.
- Howard Cosell

Remembering that man is indeed the microcosm,
the universe in miniature, the Divine Dance of the
future should be able to convey with its slightest
gestures some significance of the universe.
- Ruth St.
Denis

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Man is a microcosm, or a little world,
because he is an extract from all the stars and planets of the whole firmament,
from the earth and the elements; and so he is their quintessence.
- Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus

In Los Angeles, by the time you're 35,
you're older than most of the buildings.
- Delia Ephron

Tip the world over on its side and
everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Fall is my favorite season in Los Angeles,
watching the birds change color and fall from the trees.
- David Letterman

I am back in Los Angeles after a very successful run
in Chicago as Billy Flynn.
- Greg Evigan

When I got a call from Los Angeles to do the Tonight Show,
I considered it more of an inconvenience than an opportunity.
- Lorna Luft

We have a project with Unocal here in Los Angeles,
where we as an environmental organization,
the oil company, and the state all get together to
promote the recycling of used motor oil.
- Ted Danson

I don't have any regrets.
When I quit college and moved to Los Angeles to become an actress,
it was so that I would not look back and have any regrets.
- Amy Weber

Los Angeles has the greatest concentration of surviving
movie palaces in the United States,
yet most residents have never been inside one of them.
- Leonard Maltin

For a house, somewhere near Los Angeles I found an old church.
Very old, no longer used.
So we moved the church to the land, and I took off the steeple,
and I got my hands dirty.
- Douglas Sirk

Los Angeles gives one the feeling of the future more
strongly than any city I know of.
A bad future, too, like something out of Fritz Lang's feeble imagination.
- Henry Miller

Los Angeles is just a more open place.
The way L.A.
functions is that people give you a forum.
They say, Show us what you can do.
- Esa-Pekka Salonen

I was just restless with being in school;
so I went out to Los Angeles.
- Beth Henley

I didn't like Los Angeles very much but I like San Francisco.
- Mick Ralphs

I love Los Angeles.
It reinvents itself every two days.
- Billy Connolly

I saw a story in the Los Angeles Times that 40 percent of the viewers are men.
It didn't really surprise me.
- James Denton

No, I did night clubs right here in Los Angeles.
My partner, Phil Erickson, put me in the business,
a guy from my home town, a dear friend who we just
lost a couple of months ago.
- Dick Van Dyke

I'll be going to the granddaddy of the Los Angeles theaters.
- Michael Ritchie

The way that a handful of corporations in Los Angeles
dictate how our stories are told creates a real poverty
of imagination and it's a big problem.
- Alex Cox

When they show the destruction of society on color TV,
I want to be able to look out over Los Angeles and
make sure they get it right.
- Phil Ochs

I fell in love with theater there, and after graduation
I moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
- Olivia Wilde

I've lived in Los Angeles for at least 24 years.
- Jack Herer

If most American cities are about the consumption of culture,
Los Angeles and New York are about the production of culture -
not only national culture but global culture.
- Barbara Kruger

You can have a laugh in Los Angeles,
or you can weep in Los Angeles,
depending on your attitude towards it.
- Miranda Richardson

Reggie Jackson hit one off me that's still burrowing its way to Los Angeles.
- Dan Quisenberry

At Johnny's suggestion I pursued a career in radio
that eventually brought me to Los Angeles.
- Randy West

I'm an adaptable nomad.
I love Paris, I've been living in Los Angeles and New York since 1990.
I love London, too.
My roots are inside of me.
- Julie Delpy

This outfit called Los Angeles Theatre Works does readings of plays.
- Jeffrey Jones

I read the Life magazine articles about free love and free dope in California.
At age 20 I drove to Los Angeles.
- Glenn Frey

I took a plane from New York City to Los Angeles for an audition.
I met all the people.
After that, I was told to have another audition,
but I didn't want to go there again.
- Ed O'Neill

I lived in Los Angeles in the '80s, which was not the best place to be.
- Corey Haim

I like the enthusiasm but not the insincerity of Los Angeles.
- Brenda Blethyn

I must say to you that my intensions for instance doing German,
it is because Victoria de los Angeles is nothing to
do with wanting to be like a German singer.
- Victoria de los Angeles

The final story, the final chapter of western man,
I believe, lies in Los Angeles.
- Phil Ochs

My current project is my band, Population 1.
We are writing, rehearsing and playing in Los Angeles.
- Nuno Bettencourt

Thank God I don't live in Los Angeles.
I think if you're there the whole time it just gets
out of proportion and you lose touch completely with reality.
- Sam Mendes

The Los Angeles riots were not caused by the Rodney King verdict.
The Los Angeles riots were caused by rioters.
- Rush Limbaugh

I finished the movie a month ago in downtown Los Angeles.
I had a lot of fun doing it.
- Coolio

I normally live in Los Angeles, if you can call it normal living.
- Steven Morrissey

I still have not given up the idea of becoming a journalist,
but at 17 I decided to follow my heart and stay in
Los Angeles with my girlfriend as opposed to going to Johns Hopkins.
- Mackenzie Astin

I made a dollar a day sweeping a laundry out.
Then we made a record that was number two in Los Angeles.
We got so excited hearing it on the radio that Carl threw up.
- Dennis Wilson

I travelled to California when I was 18 and went to
Los Angeles State College.
- Robert Vaughn

I still have agents in France, Los Angeles and Amsterdam
who call and suggest parts.
I'd love to keep on doing both painting and acting
until the end of my days.
- Sylvia Kristel

I have been coming to Los Angeles since 1975 to perform.
- Emanuel Ax

People here in Los Angeles are disgusted now about
a sex scandal involving Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Apparently for seven years, he carried on a sexual
relationship with his own wife.
- Craig Kilborn

I turn up in Los Angeles every now and then,
so I can get some big money films in order to finance my smaller money films.
- John Hurt

I think that unless you grew up in New York or Chicago or Los Angeles,
you're sheltered.
- Jordana Brewster

I love New York.
I love the multicultural vibe here.
Los Angeles doesn't inspire me in any way.
Everyone is in the same industry, yet you feel very isolated.
- Neve Campbell

When you're in Los Angeles, nobody bats an eye,
they're so used to seeing actors, they just act really cool.
- Luke Wilson

There's sort of an open offer to work with a guy in
Los Angeles who does big band and orchestra arrangements
who was at least an acquaintance to Les Baxter before he passed away.
- Jello Biafra

We have one cat.
I had eight cats and six dogs in Los Angeles.
- Rue McClanahan

Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the
music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard
for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.
- Ville Valo

Basically, what happened was, I had moved out to Los Angeles,
I was pretty damn lazy and I put on some pounds.
- Jason Biggs

Los Angeles, I don't like that town.
Too decadent, and it's slimy.
- Layne Staley

So, I completely and utterly support David and Gillian's
decision to go to Los Angeles,
but I think that Vancouver is the perfect location for the show.
- Nicholas Lea

The first thing I ask when I'm offered a part is,
Who's the director? which is something they never understand in Los Angeles.
- Swoosie Kurtz

And here in Los Angeles, once again,
I'm going to go down and be a witness.
There's a guilty plea.
I don't mind being on the witness stand,
but I think they mind it a lot.
- Patty Hearst

I think every young actor in Los Angeles went up for that role.
It was between Frankie Muniz and me,
and he pulled out,
so I got the role.
- Shia LaBeouf

I did Playboy.
There was an ad in the paper for playmates.
Playboy called me and flew me to Los Angeles,
and I was on the March cover of 1992.
- Anna Nicole Smith

We shoot double episodes in 15 days in Los Angeles.
- Stephen Hopkins

The nice thing is that, at least in Los Angeles,
I'm known as a character actor and I do auditions for
other things besides just cartoon shows.
- Dan Castellaneta

I like going to New York.
I like the galleries and the theatre and the restaurants and bars and music.
I think that city is more alive than Los Angeles.
- Sara Gilbert

Oh, well, in Los Angeles everybody is an actor,
or a producer, or a writer, or a director,
or an agent, or...
So everybody understands the hours.
- Julie Benz

Los Angeles has always been on the table with us.
- Michael Ritchie


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