Center Of The World Quotes by Lilian Thuram, Richard Rodriguez, W. Somerset Maugham, John Green, John Burroughs, Dag Hammarskjold and many others.
When I came to Barcelona, I really liked in the dressing room that I found balanced, normal people: [Victor] Valdes, [Carles] Puyol, [Andrés] Iniesta. They don’t think they are the center of the world for being football players.
If you want to live in Tennessee, God bless you, I wish for you a long life and starry evenings. But that is not where I want to live my life. I want to live my life in Carthage, in Athens. I want to live my life in Rome. I want to live my life in the center of the world. I want to live my life in Los Angeles.
I do not confer praise or blame: I accept. I am the measure of all things. I am the center of the world.
Chicago is the Great American City, and it was really great to live there during a time of economic expansion and opportunity and growth. I felt like I was living at the center of the world. Unlike New York, no one expects you to be a professional writer.
Do not despise your own place and hour. Every place is under the stars, every place is the center of the world.
Here man is no longer the center of the world, only a witness, but a witness who is also a partner in the silent life of Nature, bound by secret affinities of the trees.
I thought I was the center of the world and that my parents had nothing to do with me, and I regret that. I wish I had been a little kinder to my family and been friends with them and let them into my life and shared with them the things I was doing rather than feel like I needed to do my life in secret.
Every civilization sees itself as the center of the world and writes its history as the central drama of human history.
I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can.
I unlearned the model of being an editor like Ezra Pound with T.S. Eliot, the unconscious belief that America was the center of the world, and that honesty meant saying what I thought and always being direct.
I am the center of the world, but the control panel seems to be somewhere else.
Salt and the center of the world have to be there, in that spot on the tablecloth.
The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are.
Mindfulness is loving all the details of our lives, and awareness is the natural thing that happens: life begins to open up, and you realize that you’re always standing at the center of the world.
Dublin people think they are the center of the world and the center of Ireland. And they don’t realize that people have to leave Ireland to get work, and they look down on people who do.
Everywhere is the center of the world. Everything is sacred.
America still is the center of the world, and what happens in the American economy matters everywhere.