We could write a thousand love letters (and, OK, a few strongly worded editorials) to New York. But lucky for us, plenty of folks have perfectly summed up this crazy city much more eloquently than we ever could. Here are 18 New York quotes about the greatest city on earth from James Baldwin, Amy Poehler, Nora Ephron and other esteemed thinkers.
18 of Our Favorite New York Quotes
“The flag of New York City should be someone with four bags opening a door with their shoulder.” – Alex Baze